Mihir Kanti Das

Mihir Kanti Das

Industry Fellow 

B.Sc (Hons) (Physics), 

PGD (Industrial Safety)


Area of Specialization

Ports, Shipping, Health, Safety & Environment, Railway Operations / ICD Operations, Logistics of EXIM Business, Media Relations

Research & Publications

Dictionary of Transport ( 2003)

Bandar Katha ( A researched history of Indian Ports across 1000 years) - 2008

A handbook of Shipping & Logistics (2013) 

Port Management – a 360 degree view (2014)

International Seminars:

Better Air Quality – 2014 in Colombo as a speaker from Indian Ports 

National Seminars ( as speakers and publication of paper)

Securing Indian Logistics – National Conference on Ports & Infrastructure - 2013

Multimodal Integration – adding dimension to Indian Ports – National Conference on Ports & Infrastructure - 2014

Other publications:

In ICMI 2016 – Port Training – a Muddled Challenge 

Fulfilling (India’s) Infrastructure Dreams – InfraLog March – April 2016

Publications on the anvil :

A book on ship- management ( Jan 2017) 

Book on Logistics Management ( Dec 2016) 

Compendium of Essays on Future Transportation Strategies in Shipping and Ports – edited with IIMA – articles are being collected ( Jan-Feb 2017) 


Academic consulting provided to NSDC nodes at Ahmedabad 

Creation of skill development modules for NCVT and GCVT

Course design / review at Gujarat University 

Working for Industry Commissioner Gujarat – in skilling areas

ICD – development with CONCOR 

Logistics optimization for White Industries – Australia 

Often invited by Industry associations for holding seminars to popularize Shipping / Logistics