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Seatrade Maritime Awards Asia entries now open across 16 shipping and maritime categories

Entries are now open for the 12th edition of the prestigious Seatrade Maritime Awards Asia – which this year returns to Hong Kong and is hosted at the Intercontinental Hotel, Kowloon, and will include a networking reception and lavish dinner.

Judged by an expert panel of industry thought-leaders, these Awards give companies the chance to tell their success stories to a global audience, regardless of size, through the Asian maritime and shipping industry’s most prestigious honours programme.

The Seatrade Maritime Awards Asia will this year feature sixteen awards, including;

  • Education & Training Award
  • Green Shipping Award
  • Technical Innovation Award
  • Corporate Social Responsibility Award
  • Safety Initiative Award
  • Ship Manager Award
  • Ship Owner/Operator Award
  • Maritime Law Award
  • Ship Finance Award
  • Fuel Efficiency Award
  • Communications at Sea Award
  • Deal of the Year
  • Young Person of the Year 2019
  • Integration of Women in the Maritime Sector Award
  • Personality of the Year 2019
  • Lifetime Achievement Award 2019

New this year is the “Integration of Women in the Maritime Sector Award” which recognises the inspirational leadership and huge achievements of the industry’s leading women.

Entering for a Seatrade Award enables companies to share their successes: some of last year’s stories included APL, winners of the Ship Owner/Operator Award; ClassNK, winners of the Technical Innovation Award and Tan Beng Tee, Assistant Chief Executive (Development) at the Maritime & Port Authority of Singapore who won the prestigious Seatrade Lifetime Achievement Award. Take a look at 2018’s roll of honour here.

Chris Hayman, Chairman of Seatrade, said “The Seatrade Maritime Awards Asia have been celebrating the best and brightest in Asia for the past 11 years and have provided the shipping and maritime industries in Asia the perfect platform to come together to inspire the markets with their pioneering spirit.”

“We encourage companies in these sectors to nominate and we look forward to seeing you all in Hong Kong at the Intercontinental Hotel in Kowloon on 28th June” continued Mr Hayman.

Marcus Hand, Editor, Seatrade Maritime News, official online publisher of the Awards added: “Last year’s Seatrade Maritime Awards Asia were a truly momentous occasion and 2019 looks certain to be even better, and we look forward to continue recognising and celebrating flourishing companies of all shapes and sizes operating in Asia, who are the real drivers of growth in the region’s maritime and shipping sectors.”

Nominations for the Seatrade Maritime Awards Asia will close on Wednesday 20th March. The shortlist will be announced in May and the winners will be revealed at the Seatrade Maritime Awards Asia ceremony on the evening of Friday 28th June at Hong Kong’s prestigious Intercontinental Hotel in Kowloon. (Dress code: Black Tie).

To enter this year’s awards, click here

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