ReCAAP Information Sharing Centre (ISC) together with BIMCO, INTERTANKO, and S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies (RSIS) will be organizing the ReCAAP ISC Piracy and Sea Robbery Conference 2019 on 9 April 2019 (1400 – 1700 hrs) during the Singapore Maritime Week. Attendance of the Conference is by invitation only, and invitees are from shipping industry, governmental agencies and academia. ReCAAP ISC was launched on 29 November 2006 in Singapore. The ReCAAP Agreement currently has 20 Contracting Parties, including Europe (Norway, the Netherlands, Denmark, and the United Kingdom), Australia, and the United States. At the 12th Governing Council Meeting in 2018, the Council announced that ReCAAP ISC has met the criteria to be a Centre of Excellence for information sharing in combating piracy and armed robbery against ships at sea.