In 2018, the World Maritime University (WMU) will celebrate 35 years of excellence in education, research and capacity building. Its parent organization, the International Maritime Organization (IMO), will celebrate its 70th anniversary. 

WMU will mark this milestone year with the WMU Global Ocean Conference 2018: Building Transformative Partnerships for Ocean Sustainability, which will also inaugurate the WMU-Sasakawa Global Ocean Institute. 

The Conference will take place at the World Maritime University in Malmö, Sweden, from 8 to 9 May 2018. It will bring together representatives of international organizations, governments, academic institutions, industry and civil society to work together in exploring how best to build transformative partnerships on ocean sustainability. 

For more information about the Conference, please visit ocean2018.wmu.se 

News from 2018

Last modified: 2021-08-10