Forum on Seafarers’ Education, Training & Crewing 2018

08 Jun 2018
Marlow Ukraine

Marlow Navigation Ukraine successfully participated at the VI International forum Seafarers Education, Training & Crewing, held 10-11 May in Odessa.

Forum on Seafarers’ Education, Training & Crewing 2018


The international forum is an established event, jointly organised by National University Odessa Marine Academy and the Exhibition Complex of Odessa Commercial Sea Port.

Many major industry organisations also participated and gave presentations, such as the International Federation of transport workers (ITF), The International Maritime Employers' Council (IMEC), International Maritime Organization (IMO), International Federation of Shipmasters' Associations (IFSMA), Sailors' society, the International Association of Marine Universities (IAMU), International Chamber of Shipping (ICS), and The Nautical Institute addressed this year forum.

A number of round table discussions also take place during the event, covering many current topics and important issues facing international shipping and maritime, including:

  • Global shipping now and tomorrow
  • Human Factor, Fatigue and Seafarers' wellbeing
  • Issues and priorities with regards to policies and codes
  • Upcoming Challenges for Crewing, and
  • Education, Training and Certification

Overall, the forum brings together the industry’s leading players in seafarer recruitment, crewing and training in Ukraine, and provides an ideal platform to discuss important issues and developments.



Since the company’s beginnings in 1982 from the maritime hub of Limassol, Marlow Navigation has grown to become a globally renowned and trusted name in the ship management industry. Today, a network spanning more than 10 countries, with 1,000 shore-based staff, 14,000 crew on board managed vessels and approximately 24,000 active seafarers in the employment pool, underpins the company’s progress, business sustainability and client-focussed ethos.

Scope of services have over the past four decades broadened to fully-fledged maritime activities, including crew management, full technical ship management, new ship building supervision, finance and administration, crew recruitment, training and safety, and offshore services.

These are provided out of management offices in Limassol, Hamburg, Rotterdam, Mumbai and Hong Kong, together a global network of seafarer recruiting agencies, a state-of-the-art maritime academy in the Philippines, and international naval training centres in Ukraine, Russia and Germany.

Marlow Navigation (Corporate Head Office)
Worldwide crew & ship management

Marlow Building
13 Alexandrias Street
3013, Limassol, Cyprus

Telephone: +357 25882588
Facsimile: +357 25882599
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