January

The Sea Transport Industry Transformation Map was launched by Senior Minister of State, Ministry of Transport and Ministry of Health, Dr. Lam Pin Min, at the annual SMF New Year Cocktail Reception.

July

The MSC Office partnered the Ministry of Education and SkillsFuture Singapore for WorldSkills Singapore, a three-day event comprising talks, workshops and exhibitions, which was targeted at over 20,000 Secondary Two and Three students.

September

The MSC Office hosted the inaugural public outreach event “Careers at Sea & Beyond Forum and Exhibition” that was organised in partnership with the Maritime Port Authority of Singapore (MPA), Singapore Maritime Academy (SMA) and Wavelink Maritime Institute (WMI) to showcase seafaring careers and highlight shore-based career opportunities.