2019 Event

First World Congress of Maritime Heritage

March 13-15, 2019, Singapore

8 Sentosa Gateway
Resorts World Sentosa
Singapore 098269

Conference Results

The First World Congress on Maritime Heritage charted new ground and created a string of tangible and intangible benefits that flowed from this first ever gathering.

• Promoted the interests and values of maritime industries

• Enhanced the attention, visitation, and interests of maritime museums, historic places, and heritage organizations

• Resulted in new cross-sector relationships and partnerships

• Served as a vehicle for international organizations to better connect communities by demonstrating their historic maritime relationships

• Illustrated how better understanding our past through the lens of Maritime Heritage will help the world better navigate the future

• Revealed heretofore-unknown connections among participants and their past.

Our Sponsors


Main Sponsor

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The Government of the Sultanate of Oman



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Eastern Art Holdings Pte. Ltd.


Keynote Sponsor

International Commerce and Global Economy Issues Presentation


DNV GL is a global quality assurance and risk management company. Driven by our purpose of safeguarding life, property and the environment, we enable our customers to advance the safety and sustainability of their business.

We provide classification, technical assurance, software and independent expert advisory services to the maritime, oil & gas, power and renewables industries. We also provide certification, supply chain and data management services to customers across a wide range of industries.
Combining technical, digital and operational expertise, risk methodology and in-depth industry knowledge, we empower our customers’ decisions and actions with trust and confidence. We continuously invest in research and collaborative innovation to provide customers and society with operational and technological foresight.

With origins stretching back to 1864 and operations in more than 100 countries, our experts are dedicated to helping customers make the world safer, smarter and greener.
DNV GL is the world’s leading classification society and a recognized advisor for the maritime industry. We enhance safety, quality, energy efficiency and environmental performance of the global shipping industry – across all vessel types and offshore structures. We invest heavily in research and development to find solutions, together with the industry, that address strategic, operational or regulatory challenges.


Panel Sponsor

The Ocean as the Pathway to International Commerce and the Global Economy

Bureau Veritas

Since its foundation in 1828, the Bureau Veritas Group has consistently built recognized expertise, helping clients comply with standards and regulations relating to Quality, Health & Safety, Environment and Social Responsibility.

The Group's network of regional and local offices manages client relationship and delivers a comprehensive range of services including inspection, testing, auditing, certification, ship classification and related technical assistance, training and outsourcing. When appropriate, Bureau Veritas also provides advisory services.

Large and small organizations, whether private or public, can rely on Bureau Veritas to support them in protecting their respective brands, assets and business. We play a key role in both risk management and performance improvement.

Bureau Veritas deploys multidisciplinary skills from over 70,000 employees in over 1,400 offices and laboratories worldwide.


Panel Sponsor

The Ocean as the Pathway to a Sustainable Future

Lloyd’s Register

We started out in 1760 as a marine classification society. Today, we’re one of the world’s leading providers of professional services for engineering and technology – improving safety and increasing the performance of critical infrastructures for clients in over 75 countries worldwide.

The profits we generate fund the Lloyd’s Register Foundation, a charity which supports engineering-related research, education and public engagement around everything we do. All of this helps us stand by the purpose that drives us every single day: Working together for a safer world.


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