- EUROPEAN MARITIME DAY
31 May – 1 June 2018
Burgas Free University, Bulgaria
Annual meeting point for Europe’s maritime community to network, discuss and forge joint action.
EMD welcome Europe’s growing maritime community, with industry professionals from across the EU joining policymaker to discuss, debate and exchange best practices. Participants come from ports, shipping industries, environmental associations, scientific and research institutions, education, and local, regional, national and European authorities.
- PORTUGAL SHIPPING WEEK
17-21 September 2018
Shipping Innovation and the Portuguese Ministry of the Sea have joined forces to launch the inaugural Portugal Shipping Week in September this year.
- IAPH AFRICA REGIONAL CONFERENCE & EXHIBITION
17-19 September 2018
The theme for the Conference “African Ports and Hinterland Connectivity” is of topical importance and would enable delegates to examine the African ports sector and their captive and competitive hinterlands, the connectivity facilitation infrastructure, expertise and hinterland accessibility compared to progress achieved in other parts of the world.
- GREEN SHIP TECHNOLOGY & SHIPPING2030 NORTH AMERICA
14-14 November 2018
New York City, USA
- ShipTech MIDDLE EAST
27-28 November 2018
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
For its 11th edition, the annual meeting will bring together ship-owners, operators and technology providers to discuss digital solutions, investments in the region, upcoming IMO regulations, Green Ship, innovative technologies, alternative fuels for clean power sustainability and CO2 Emission.
- GLOBAL SUSTAINABLE BLUE ECONOMY CONFERENCE
26-28 November 2018
The conference is organized into ten thematic areas covering a range of distinct but mutually reinforcing themes relevant to various sectors including economy, fisheries, water, agriculture, health, environment, marine life and conservation, industry, tourism, transport and maritime transport, energy and other resources, maritime safety, security and enforcement.
- 24th CONFERENCE OF THE PARTIES TO THE UNITED NATIONS FRAMEWORK CONVENTION ON CLIMATE CHANGE
3-14 December 2018
Katowice, Slaskie, Poland
COP is the supreme body of the UNFCCC Convention. It consists of the representatives of the Parties to the Convention and it holds its sessions every year. The COP takes decisions which are necessary to ensure the effective implementation of the provisions of the Convention and regularly reviews the implementation of these provisions.