Final Conference Program is published

Final Conference Program is published with 5 plenary sessions, 9 presentations, 5 panel discussions and 3 round tables. Panel discussions and discussion points are:   Global Shipping Now and Tomorrow   1. Latest Events Affecting the Shipping 2. Green Shipping and Respond to Climate Change 3. Safety Culture and Safety Intelligence 4. Autonomous Ships Operation … Read moreFinal Conference Program is published

Conference program of ETC-2018 is published

Organizing committee of ETC-2018 is pleased to publish preliminary agenda of the event. We are honoured to introduce some of the speakers participating this year: Capt. Pradeep Chawla is an experienced maritime professional, who made his career from deck Cadet to Captain and then to Managing Director of Anglo-Eastern Shipmanagement. He is in charge of … Read moreConference program of ETC-2018 is published

ETC – 2017 Key Speakers

ЕТС-2017 Key speakers Hiroyuki Yamada Senior Deputy Director Maritime Safety Division IMO Markku Mylly Executive Director EMSA Kuba Szymanski Secretary General InterManager Kimberly Karlshoej Head of The ITF Seafarers’ Trust Aron Frank Sørensen Head of Maritime Technology & Regulation BIMCO Rajesh Tandon Chairman IMEC Pradeep Chawla Managing Director Anglo-Eastern Ship Management Norman Schmiedl Crewing Director … Read moreETC – 2017 Key Speakers

ETC-2016 The Nautical Institute Report

4th International Forum on Seafarers’ Education, Training & Crewing (ETC 2016)

Odessa, 20-21 April


There was a good, international mix of presenters at this now well established Forum efficiently organised by the Odessa National Maritime Academy which has recently been granted University status. The Rector, Professor Mykhalyo Miyusov, exercised a quiet authority over proceedings combined with warm hospitality and it was good to see that the TK Foundation had funded a significant attendance of cadets. A feature throughout the two days was the enthusiasm of these bright, young entrants to our industry and the searching questions they posed to most of the speakers within the sessions and during the meal breaks.

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