Industry stakeholders gathered in Malta to meet and discuss the European Union’s current maritime strategy and the way forward.

Speakers included Violeta Bulc (Commissioner for Transport – European Commission), Kitack Lim (Secretary General – IMO) and the Maltese, Greek and Cypriot Ministers responsible for merchant shipping. Representatives of the industry’s key organisations, including the European Community Shipowners Association and the International Chamber of Shipping, were also present.

The Conference was held on the 28th of March and is one of the events being held under Malta’s Presidency of the Council of the EU.

Dr Daniel Aquilina (Partner at GANADO Advocates and Chairperson of Malta Marittima Agency), Dr Jotham Scerri Diacono (Partner at GANADO Advocates) and Dr Jan Rossi (Advocate at GANADO Advocates) attended the Conference.