Addressing Wellbeing of Female Seafarers

Partner Feature Event

Friday, 1st March By Jennifer Patricio

We are delighted to announce that the Mission to Seafarers and the Women in
Shipping and Trading Association’s UAE branch are co-hosting a conference
focussing on addressing the welfare of seafarers, particularly for female

Scheduled for Friday 1 March, the conference will commence at 09:00 and will
be hosted at DP World’s Pavilion at the Expo Centre.

We anticipate the esteemed presence of the President of The Mission
to Seafarers, Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal, at this significant
conference, which will include two informative panel sessions.

Please find further details about the agenda below.


Please note that due to the exclusive nature of this event, we have limited seating available. Therefore, we strongly recommend that you RSVP to by Monday 19 February.

Important information

Upon reaching the registration desk, you will need to present identification to gain entry to the conference.


09:00Registration and Networking
09:30Opening remarks
09:45Panel discussion: Developing seafarer well-being and increasing
female participation in today’s shipping
10:30Coffee break
11:00Panel discussion: Attracting and retaining the next generation of
female seafarers: challenges and opportunities
11:45Closing remarks

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