IMO secretary-general to join the IAPH 2024 World Ports Conference

IAPH and Mercator Media are delighted to announce that the IMO secretary-general Arsenio Dominguez will head up the VIP speaker roster on day one of the IAPH 2024 World Ports Conference which will be held in Congress Centre Hamburg, 8-10 October. He will be speaking alongside host sponsor Hamburg Port Authority’s CEO, and IAPH president, Jens Meier and BIMCO President Nickolaus Schües on the role of ports and shipping in jointly delivering on the new IMO 2024-2029 strategic plan, given the new decarbonisation ambitions of the industry. To register for the conference, click here. Another highlight of the conference will be the gala dinner of the #IAPH2024 Sustainability Awards. With just 48 hours remaining until the extended deadline expires, more than 60 projects have already been submitted as candidate award winners in the six categories of Climate and Energy, Digitalisation, Infrastructure, Environmental Care, Community Building and Health, Safety and Security. There will also be the special Akiyama award to the highest scoring runner-up from a developing or small island developing country. IAPH can assist you in completing your application. Submitting your project takes a matter of minutes; you can enter basic information, links and attachments here.