Previous MTCC GMN Event
Tuesday, 4 June 2019 - Thursday, 6 June 2019
GMN at NOR-Shipping 2019
The GMN, and MTCC-Latin America, featured prominently during the “Africa@Nor-Shipping” event in Oslo, Norway (4-6 June).
GMN was part of the IMO exhibition booth, with around 1000 visibility items being displayed and distributed during the 3-days event. The conference also provided an opportunity to meet important stakeholders and technology providers to discuss the GMN project and outline plans for future development.
During the panel discussion on “Ensuring environmental and economic sustainability and improving maritime safety and security in Africa’s blue economy”, Ms. Nancy W. Karigithu, Principal Secretary, State Department for Maritime and Shipping, Kenya Ministry of Transport talked about MTCC-Africa’s important role in regards capacity building in the region, MARPOL Annex VI ratification and the implementation of IMO’s Initial Strategy on GHG Emissions Reduction.
The NOR-Shipping 2019 conference saw 47,600 entries to official events and 30,170 unique entries to the exhibition.