The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) and the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) co-organised the first-of-its-kind conference, Future-Ready Shipping 2015: A Joint IMO-Singapore International Conference on Maritime Technology Transfer and Capacity-Building.
The conference gathered maritime leaders and professionals to explore ways they could make a difference in line with ongoing efforts at the IMO to reduce shipping’s carbon emissions.
Some topics which were covered:
International regulatory trends and the impact on shipping
Promising energy-efficient ship technologies
Multilateral networks and partnerships for successful technology solutions
Approaches to capacity-building and technology transfer