World Maritime Day Parallel Event 2018

The IMO has given Poland right to organize the WMDPE from 13 – 15 June, DNV GL is taking part.


Event Information

The World Maritime Day Parallel Event is the most important maritime event of the United Nations. 

In 2018, the International Maritime Organization (IMO) has given Poland right to organize the WMDPE. The leading themes of the event are:

  • Green and smart shipping
  • Big data and cyber security in shipping
  • Shipping in the face of new transport routes 
  • The future of maritime labour market

More than 30 official foreign delegations will participate in the event, including Minister of Sea of Portugal, Minister for Oceans and Fisheries of the Republic of Korea, Coordinating Minister for Infrastructure and Minister for Transport of Singapore, Vice Minister of Transport of China, as well as representatives of business, international experts and academics. 

The representative of DNV GL is Senior Vice President Mr. Jon Rysst. He will take part in the panel discussion - Green and Smart Shipping on Day 2, 14 June.

For more information please visit the official website of the event: http://worldmaritimedaypoland.org