January – April
The MSC Office hosted the inaugural MSC Maritime Case Summit Challenge, which drew over 100 participants across five universities, of whom 75% were non-maritime students. The event marked the first time that three maritime companies – APL, Jurong Port and Shell, came together as part of the industry’s efforts to attract young talent.

August
A total of 43 MaritimeONE scholars were awarded at the MaritimeONE Scholarship Awards Ceremony – the highest number of MaritimeONE scholars awarded since the programme’s inception.