Previous MTCC Asia Event

Monday, 15 May 2017

MTCC-Asia Launch Event

Type of activity:

Launch event and workshop


Shanghai Maritime University Pudong

MTCC-Asia was officially opened by IMO Secretary-General Kitack Lim and H.E. Mr. He Jianzhong, Vice-Minister, Ministry of Transport, China and Mr. Chen Yin, Vice Mayor of Shanghai Municipal Government.

Also present at the launch was IMO’s Jose Matheickal, who outlined the GMN project aims, while Ms Vicky Pollard, First Counsellor- Environment and Climate Change, Delegation of the European Union to China and Mongolia, represented the EU. The ceremony was also witnessed by Mr. Xu Ruqing, Director General of China Maritime Safety Administration and Mr. Huang Youfang, President of SMU.

The launch event was held alongside an International Maritime Forum at Shanghai Maritime University, attended by students, officials and representatives of the maritime industry in China.



Shanghai Maritime University

Shanghai Maritime University