Advanced Engineering 2018 - NEC Birmingham, 31st October - 1st November 2018

The Advanced Engineering 2018 Trade Show is the largest annual gathering of the UK's advanced engine...

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International Green Shipping Summit, 2nd October 2018, Amsterdam

The 3rd International Green Shipping Summit will host distinguished speakers from global shipping in...

British Ports Association Conference, 9th-12th October 2018, Gateshead

The 26th annual BPA Conference will be hosted by the Port of Tyne. This is a unique opportunity for ...


There are a number of organisations and groups throughout the region who organise marine specific events whether they be for networking, training, or information purposes. The full diary of events is listed below.

International Green Shipping Summit, 2nd October 2018, Amsterdam

The 3rd International Green Shipping Summit will host distinguished speakers from global shipping industry companies who will be sharing powerful information about regulations, business strategies and technical advancements.

Along with gaining a new perspective on industry development, attendees will also forge new professional connections through direct interaction with power players of maritime.

It's a must-attend event for those who advocate green practices in the shipping industry and seek to benefit their business.

For more information please visit

Posted 2018-09-12 11:09:26

British Ports Association Conference, 9th-12th October 2018, Gateshead

The 26th annual BPA Conference will be hosted by the Port of Tyne. This is a unique opportunity for industry partners and key stakeholders to catch up with all the latest policy and industry trends in the ports and harbours sector from across the UK.

When it comes to the social programme, delegates will experience some of the best that the fabulous city of Newcastle has to offer. This includes a welcome drinks reception in the stunning River Terrace at BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art and a social evening at the historic Palace of Arts which has now been restored and is home to Wylam Brewery. To close the conference there will be a Gala Dinner at the Hilton Hotel.

To reserve your place please follow the link:

Posted 2018-09-12 12:21:22

Marine Data Management Awareness Course; 16th October 2018, London

Data is expensive to collect and needs to be treated as an extremely valuable corporate resource. However, history shows that a majority of organisations rarely, if ever, manage it effectively.

With data volumes growing exponentially each year, 'Big Data' is now presenting a real challenge and the need to consider 'data-centric' operational processes and workflows has never been greater.

This course shows how effective data management can improve your organisation's efficiency in data acquisition, storage and analysis. It will ensure you understand data use with respect to corporate risk, re-use, audit and traceability whilst at the same time minimising costs.

Course Highlights and Learning include:

* Understanding why data management is important
* How to get started with data management
* An overview of the data life-cycle
* Understanding standards and why they matter
* The importance of metadata
* Controlled vocabularies and glossaries
* Coordinate Reference Systems - how can real-world geospatial data be accurately represented in different ways
* The importance of data quality
* How data is published and what do we need to take into consideration when sharing and reusing it
* Interactive session based on real data challenges that you have brought to the session and find solutions to overcome them.

The event is being hosted by IMarEST and will take place on Tuesday 16th October 2018, 9.30-17.00 at 1 Birdcage Walk, London.

For more information please visit:

Posted 2018-08-13 15:24:50

Solent Job and Placement Fair, 18th October 2018, Southampton

If you’re looking to promote your organisation to new talent, this Southampton Solent University event enables you to meet students and recent graduates and pick up top talent for your business. Last year, over 65 businesses attended and 500+ students and graduates.

Use this event for:

* Promoting graduate roles, graduate schemes, graduate internships
* Advertising student placements: summer or term-time opportunities
* Raising your employer profile on Solent's campus
* Connecting with other recruiters

There are over 70 confirmed exhibitors including: Arqiva, Garmin, Enterprise-Rent-A-Car, Kuehne + Nagel Ltd, Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings, RNLI, Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust and more!

For more information and details of how to book your free space please follow the link:

You can also advertise your vacancies to students and graduates on the Solent Graduate Jobs website at:

Posted 2018-09-18 11:51:46

Euronaval, 23rd-26th October 2018, Paris

The four day Euronaval event comprises an exhibition, the visit of VIP and senior staff delegations and the event also showcases a full range of naval and maritime defence and security technologies, products and services.

The exhibition will be preceded by a naval conference at the start of the week. The exhibition benefits from excellent facilities, security, parking and conference halls.

The Society of Maritime Industries will be organising a British group at the event. UK companies are invited to take advantage of the UK Group package and buying either space only for their own self-build stands or by exhibiting on pre-constructed enhanced shell-scheme stands under the unique UK Pavilion livery.

For full details and further information please visit:

Completed registration forms are required by 27th May 2018.

Posted 2018-02-26 20:55:58

ABYA Two-Day Brokerage Course, 29th - 30th October 2018, Winchester

ABYA offers a highly specialised two-day intensive course as an introduction to professional yacht brokerage. The course provides prospective yacht brokers and dealers with all the information they need to operate successfully and professionally.

For more experienced brokers and dealers, it is a cost-effective way to keep abreast of recent developments and the latest legislation, enabling them to maintain their professional competitive edge.

Course leader Andy Cunningham, has many years of brokerage experience. The programme covers many topics such as Marine Law, Finance and an insight into new boat sales. The speakers are marine industry professionals in their specialist fields and provide topical and instructive lectures.

ABYA runs the Yacht Brokerage Course three times a year. To see the dates of the courses run, please refer to the ABYA website

There is an excellent opportunity to network on the Monday evening at the Delegate's Dinner which is included in the cost of the course. This is where all the delegates can discuss the day's events and to talk about the wider brokerage world.

For more information please visit

Posted 2018-09-10 17:16:32

Advanced Engineering 2018 - NEC Birmingham, 31st October - 1st November 2018

The Advanced Engineering 2018 Trade Show is the largest annual gathering of the UK's advanced engineering professionals. This year, the Department for International Trade (DIT) and the European Regional Fund (ERDF) will be creating a one-stop-shop for UK engineering businesses.

As part of the DIT South East stand at Advanced Engineering 2018 we are inviting companies like you to showcase your business on our stand.

This is an incredible opportunity to:

* Hear from industry experts for free - access over 200 presentations and case studies from OEMs and top tier speakers through six open forums
* Grow your network - meet partners from this years brand new sectors; Nuclear Engineering and UK Contract Manufacturing zones
* Discover what Industry 4.0 means for you - visit the expanded Connected Manufacturing show zone and conference
* (And much more!)

31st October - 1st November 2018


Participation Fee
£400 (+ VAT) (payable on successful application)

For more information please follow the link:

Posted 2018-09-18 11:35:21

Multi-Use Platforms at Sea ENTROPI project to be presented at Business2Sea, 14th-16th November 2018, Portugal

The Business 2 Sea Sea Forum is an international event dedicated to the development of projects and businesses in the different sectors of the marine and maritime economy. The ENTROPI project, looking at business opportunities for Multi-Use Platforms at sea will be presented at the event.

The ENTROPI project will be discussed during the thematic session of Shipbuilding and Marine Renewable Energy on the 15th of November from 14h00 - 17h30 at the Alfandega Exhibition Centre in Porto, Portugal.

The event is open to the participation of all types of organizations - companies and business associations, higher education institutions, research centers, entities with intervention in the marine and maritime.

The event will include a set of seminars and thematic workshops to be held in parallel, focusing on topics such as Nautical Tourism, Marine Resources, Marine Technologies, Employment and Training, Marine Industries, Marine Energies, Ports and Maritime Transport, Sustainability of the Marine Ecosystems, Cross-border and Atlantic Cooperation and Oceans Literacy.

This 8th edition of the event will be dedicated to the main theme '2030 Sea Challenges' and is organised by Fórum Oceano in collaboration with Fundação CETMAR, Centro Tecnológico do Mar, located in Galiza.

The event will encompass a diversified programme that includes:
* A program of International Business Meetings (B2B);
* A program of Pitches - "Curtas de Mar" dedicated to short presentation of projects and initiatives in the area of the economy of the Sea;
* A showcase of marine products and technologies;
* Opportunities for networking and for tasting of products of the Sea.

Marine South East will send out more details about this event nearer the time. To find out more about the ENTROPI project and business opportunities for Multi-Use Platforms at Sea please visit and register to join the Interest Group via the website.

Posted 2018-08-10 14:17:37

3 One Day Marine Safety Workshops, 2nd, 3rd, 4th April 2019, Southampton

NextGen training will be running three marine safety workshops looking at Man Overboard Prevention and Recovery, Safety Systems and Equipment and Shock Mitigation Solutions on 2nd, 3rd and 4th April 2019 in Southampton UK.

The highly focused Next Gen Workshops are designed to deliver fast moving and 100% relevant sessions - each in a single day.

The aim is to address the fact that in recent years less people are expected to do more work in less time and to ensure that safety remains paramount.

Next Gen believe that the unique knowledge gained from these presentations and panel discussions will help to shape decisions that lead to improvements for in-service systems and procurement of next generation vessels that will fit the evolving requirements of modern fleets in a changing world.

To register for all or any of the Next Gen workshops please contact Julie Arthur on +44 (0) 7449 000228 or email

To see the full programme and speakers please visit:

Posted 2018-09-18 11:23:06