Maritime Manpower Forum brings together leaders to discuss, promote, and join forces to streamline manpower strategy for the maritime industry. As the top Leading Maritime City of the World, Singapore will also share perspectives on driving national and corporate level talent development initiatives.
Companies’ senior leadership, HR practitioners, and talent specialists will assess talent strategy to attract, retain and upskill workforce in the fast-transforming maritime sector and put a spotlight on investing in talent.
|9.30am||Keynote Address by Mr Chee Hong Tat, Senior Minister of State, Ministry of Transport|
Certificate of Competency (Special Limit) Graduation Ceremony
Presentation 1: A promise to our unsung heroes moving global trade: To uphold seafarers’ safety & welfare
Presenter: Mr. Michael Phoon, Executive Director, Singapore Shipping Association (Singapore)
Panel Discussion 1: Promoting seafaring as a viable and attractive career
Moderator: Mr. Michael Phoon, Executive Director, Singapore Shipping Association (Singapore)
Investing in Seafarers’ Welfare and Mental Health Needs and Increased Efficiencies
Presenter: Andrew Wright, Secretary General, The Mission to Seafarers
Presentation 2: The quest to build a future-ready maritime workforce: Leadership in workforce development
Presenter: Ms Low Peck Kem, Chief HR Officer and Advisor (Workforce Development), Public Service Division, Prime Minister's Office (Singapore)
Panel Discussion 2: The battle for maritime talent
Moderator: Caroline Yang, President, Singapore Shipping Association (SSA) & Chief Executive, Hong Lam Marine Pte Ltd (Singapore)