Collaboration and Digitalisation Highlighted for Singapore’s Maritime Safety Efforts at MPA’s International [email protected] Event

Record number of 15 winners for MPA’s International [email protected] Awards


MPA organised the International [email protected] Webinar Series from 30 November to 1 December 2020. More than 900 attendees from over 40 countries participated in the four sessions which discussed maritime safety, seafarers’ mental health & wellness, ship safety and incidents, as well as ship management in the new normal. The Opening Session on “Maritime Safety: New Normal, New Paradigms” was opened by Mr Chee Hong Tat, Senior Minister of State for Foreign Affairs and Transport, Singapore. The seventh edition of MPA’s flagship event on maritime safety featured 21 speakers from across the maritime community including international organisations like the International Maritime Organization, The International Chamber of Shipping, The Nautical Institute, BIMCO and the International Association of Classification Societies. Watch the webinar recordings here.


MPA held the sixth edition of the annual International [email protected] Week in August 2019 to raise safety awareness and instill a safety-first culture at sea. As part of MPA’s flagship event on maritime safety, the fourth International [email protected] Conference centered on the theme of ‘Maritime Safety in a Digital Age’. Attended by nearly 300 international maritime professionals from 29 countries, the event facilitated a dynamic exchange of ideas and best practices on enhancing maritime safety.



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Opening Session: Maritime Safety: New Normal, New Paradigms

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MPA International [email protected] Awards 2020

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Plenary 1: Mental Health and Wellness – Helping Seafarers Cope Better during a Pandemic

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Plenary 2: Ship Safety – Reflecting on Incidents, Causality and the Way Forward

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Plenary 3: Ship Management – Lessons Learnt for Safety and Standards in the New Normal

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