About the Event

The Maritime Knowledge Shipping Session (MKSS) is a seminar co-organised by the SMF and the General Insurance Association of Singapore (GIA). On 29 July 2021, the online session was held and the theme “Project Cargo and Delay in Start-Up Trends in the South-East Asia (SEA) Region”. SMF Executive Director Tan Beng Tee opened the session.

Delays in the delivery of critical components to construction sites have a significant financial impact on construction projects. In these uncertain times, financiers and project owners are increasingly seeking financial protection. Consequently, there has been a growing interest in the Marine Delay in Start-Up (DSU) insurance.

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29 Jul 2021, Thursday


Public event, Registration Required


About the Organizer

General Insurance Association of Singapore (GIA)

Established in 1966, the General Insurance Association of Singapore (GIA) seeks to promote development of the general insurance sector and constantly works to make all aspects of general insurance easier and more effective for consumers, agents and insurers based in Singapore.
As a trade association, GIA is actively involved in the business community, representing the interests of member companies, and assists in identifying emerging trends and responds to issues affecting the industry.

Singapore Maritime Foundation (SMF)

The Singapore Maritime Foundation (SMF) was established on 27 January 2004 to facilitate dialogue and cooperation among maritime stakeholders from the public and private sectors. As the bridge between the public and private sectors, SMF aims to provide the industry with a clear and representative voice, and spearhead projects to boost its development.
SMF also organises and participates in a host of maritime events to strengthen the Maritime Singapore brand. To date, SMF has significantly benefitted from strong support from all sectors of the industry which has enabled the organisation to reach out directly to the community for new areas of work to improve the current maritime ecosystem.