Isle of Man Conference 2024

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 Welcome to the Isle of Man Conference 2024 

Join us on July 19th at the Comis Hotel for the inaugural Isle of Man Maritime Conference. This significant event marks a milestone for Isle of Man Maritime as we welcome industry leaders to the island to explore crucial topics including ESG (Environmental, Social, and Governance), DEI (Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion), and crew welfare.

We are honored to host esteemed experts and influencers who will share their insights on current issues and emerging trends in the maritime sector. Attendees will have the opportunity to engage in discussions on pivotal subjects such as artificial intelligence, addressing the challenges and envisioning the future of maritime in a digital era.

Don’t miss this chance to stay informed and connected with key developments in the industry.

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Master of Ceremonies and your Host: Dick Welsh MBE

Panels for the day: 

Panel 1: ESG 

Moderator: Steven Jones

   – Marius Suteu – EYESEA

   – Gina Panayiotou – World ESG Forum

   – Stephanie Hatton – Zurich

Panel 2: Diversity & Inclusion 

Moderator: Lee Clarke

   – Deborah Layde – The Seafarers’ Charity 

   – Gustavo Aguilar-Miranda – I EXIST TOO 

   – Dr. Rachel Glynn-Williams

   – Monica Kohli – WISTA UK 

 Panel 3: Crew Welfare, Safety and Training

Moderator Jo Drysdale

   – Paul Naranjo-Shepherd – CHIRP

   – Simon Grainge – ISWAN 

   – Steven Jones – Seafarers Happiness Index 

   – Shelly Walker – BSM 

   – Cameron Mitchell – Isle of Man Ship Registry 

“It is not the ship so much as the skillful sailing that assures the prosperous voyage.”
– George William Curtis