Naoki Ueda
Executive Vice President
Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Co., Japan

Naoki Ueda is an Executive Vice President of Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Co. (MSB). MSB is one of the group company of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, and his all carrier is for MHI for 34 years. He is an initial designer and project manager of many kind of vessels such as VLCC, Container ship, ROPAX, PCTC, bulk Carrier, High Speed Craft and Cruise Ship. Recently, one of his main tasks is to drive R&D of innovative technologies of eco-friendly and autonomous ship.

Also, he is performing Technical Representative of ASEF which is one of the NGO of IMO to attend discussions of international regulations. He is also a member of Japan Technical Committees of ABS, LRS, DnV-GL, NK and KR. He received a Master of degree in Naval Architecture from Osaka University in Japan in 1984 and is a member of the Japan Society of Naval Architects and Ocean Engineers.