Idea - FICS

e-crewing 360˚

Team and Contact Details

Student Name School Degree Year Email
Syeda Mahwish NaqviNBSMS/
Yamna NasirRCMSMS/

Inter School Idea ? Yes
Do you need expertises from another area: No
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Idea Details

Idea Name: e-crewing 360˚
Slogan: opportunities 360˚
Supervisor Name: Dr Adeel Tariq
Supervisor Designation: Assistant Professor
Supervisor School: NBS
Supervisor Department: NBS
Contact number: +92 322 7340262
Email ID:
    e-Crewing 360 is a cloud-based VR training solution for maritime industry, that increases efficiency of ship management companies by providing a platform for T&d of employees.
What is the unmet need in society that your idea will fulfill ?
    Most of the marine accidents happen due to human error. In 2018 Nayef conducted a study on 100 Dutch ships and found that 96/100 accidents happened due to human negligence or under training. It can be reduced by training crew in an immersive and interactive VR environments.
Who needs it ? How many would benefit ?
   Our first target market is GCC.Our clientele constitutes on,Ship Management Companies.Manning Agencies.Marine Training institutes.
How will the solution works
    Marine companies are avoiding the man onboard training because production units which are ships in this case are in mobilization all the times , companies cannot afford a downtime to train the crew on board as well & the accommodation on board is always limited.In GCC companies avoid to create a inland simulators, because it is highly resource and cost driven.What to do?Now by employing VR an immersive and interactive solution can be created for employee training ,in a virtual ship.
Who are your competitors ? How is your solution different
    We have find six companies which are dealing in VR simulation in maritime named Lloyd’s Register(Europe),Korean Register(Korea) ,Immerse (London), Kongsberg Digital (Norway) ,K Line LNG Shipping(UK), Carnival(Netherlands) .None of them is dealing in our target market i-e GCC.
Status: new
Entry Date & Time: 2021-01-14 (1858)