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International [email protected] Webinar Series
The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) is organising the 7th run of the International [email protected] event from 30 November to 1 December 2020.

This is an annual platform for MPA to engage members of the international maritime community and top practitioners to raise awareness and exchange views on maritime safety. As part of MPA’s commitment to promoting safety at sea, registration for this event is free.

The International [email protected] 2020 Webinar Series will take place over four sessions.

The opening session webinar on 30 Nov 2020 will focus on this year’s theme on “Maritime Safety: New Normal, New Paradigms”.

The three live webcast plenary sessions on 1 December 2020 will discuss:
  1. Mental Health & Wellness: Helping Seafarers Cope Better During a Pandemic
  2. Ship Safety: Reflecting on Incidents, Causality and the Way Forward
  3. Ship Management: Lessons Learnt for Safety & Standards in the New Normal

Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA)
The mission of the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) is to develop Singapore as a premier global hub port and international maritime centre (IMC), and to advance and safeguard Singapore’s strategic maritime interests.MPA is the driving force behind Singapore’s port and maritime development, taking on the roles of Port Authority, Port Regulator, Port Planner, IMC Champion, and National Maritime Representative. MPA partners the industry and other agencies to enhance safety, security and environmental protection in our port waters, facilitate port operations and growth, expand the cluster of maritime ancillary services, and promote maritime R&D and manpower development.

National Maritime Safety at Sea Council (NMSSC)
National Maritime Safety at Sea Council (NMSSC) was established by the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) to spearhead the drive for maritime safety on a national level, and to ensure the sustainability of safety efforts. The first priority of the Council is to address issues related to navigational safety and raise levels of maritime safety standards. The Council will also endorse safety initiatives by MPA and the working groups to spearhead safety efforts and public campaigns that will raise awareness on navigational safety and practices.

Maritime Singapore
Maritime Singapore is a thriving ecosystem comprising our global hub port, shipping and maritime services, where the international community meets, and where ideas and opportunities abound. And behind the driving force of this maritime ecosystem is the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore.