The School of Shipping and Maritime Studies at the 2017 Green 4 Sea Conference
The students of Metropolitan College’s School of Shipping and Maritime Studies attended the 2017 Green 4 Sea Conference which took place on April 5 at the Eugenides Foundation, Athens. The conference presented all environmental regulatory developments concerning the shipping industry, and its main objectives were to foster sustainability and promote best practices for a greener shipping industry. The event attracted more than 1.000 delegates from 18 countries, representing a total of 450 organizations (maritime security, shipbrokers, technical companies).
During the conference, students had the opportunity to meet and interact with many distinguished businessmen and executives of the Greek Shipping industry, including ship owner Mr Antonis Mavrakakis of the Mayamar Shipping Enterprises.