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NAMEPA is your connection between the maritime industry and marine conservation.

A powerful network of marine industry professionals

Marine Environmental Awareness
Computer-Based Training

This training program provides knowledge that seafarers and shoreside staff require in this era of strict environmental compliance and oversight.  The topics range from the complexity and diversity of the marine environment, marine ecology, impact of shipping on the environment, environmental impacts of shipboard waste, discharge and spills, environmental regulations, environmental compliance plans, environmental management systems, sustainable shipping and the role of the human element in pollution prevention.

Marine Industry Events

NAMEPA hosts multiple industry events throughout the year to promote the dialog and development of strategies and operational practices to protect the marine environment.

From “Focusing on Solutions” in Houston, to “Safety at Sea” in Washington, DC, to our Annual Marine Environment Protection Conference and Awards Dinner in New York, there is something to be gained by all.

NAMEPA also conducts a variety of regional industry seminars and workshops, which support the interests and needs of specific area.

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Past Events

May 2018

Maritime Week of the Americas 2018 * Panama

May 7 @ 9:30 am - May 10 @ 5:00 pm

Maritime Week Americas is the biggest, most well-attended and most popular bunkering event in the Americas. The shipping industry is braced for change as new regulations come into play and the global port infrastructure adapts to new trade flows, geopolitical challenges…

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“Safety at Sea” National Maritime Day Seminar and AMVER Awards

May 22 @ 2:00 pm - 7:30 pm
National Press Club, 529 14th Street NW, 13th Floor
Washington, DC 20045 United States
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A RENEWED FOCUS 2:00PM - 5:30PM  SEMINAR 5:30PM - 7:30PM  COCKTAIL RECEPTION AND AMVER AWARDS CEREMONY This seminar is designed to bring industry and governmental leaders together to discuss concerns about safety and strategies for meeting them in a rapidly…

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June 2018

TRADING IN US WATERS: Priorities and Solutions Seminar

June 7 @ 10:30 am - 2:30 pm
Posidonia at the Metropolitan Expo Center, Athens International Airport
Spata Loutsa, 190 04 Greece
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DEVELOPING AGENDA 1030 - 1100     Registration - Welcome Coffee 1100 - 1115     Welcome Addresses Keith Silver Commercial Counselor Embassy of the United States in Athens Simos Anastasopoulos President American-Hellenic Chamber of Commerce Joe Hughes CEO, American Club Chairman,…

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March for the Ocean

June 9 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

March for the Ocean (M40) is an avenue for everyone to show support for the blue planet. In celebration of World's Oceans Day, the March for the Ocean demonstration will allow people from all walks of life to let their…

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June 19 @ 7:00 am - June 21 @ 5:00 pm
Oregon Convention Center, Hall B 777 Northeast Martin Luther King Junior Boulevard Portland, OR, 97232 United States, 777 Northeast Martin Luther King Junior Boulevard
Portland, OR 97232 United States
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  Register for CLEAN PACIFIC using VIP code NAMEPA in online registration to receive a $50 discount on your registration! The 2018 CLEAN PACIFIC conference is shaping up to be the can’t miss event for anyone involved in spill preventionand response for oil and hazardous…

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August 2018

A Day of Maritime Issues Front and Center

August 22 @ 11:30 am - 6:00 pm
WGMA Offices, 1717 Turning Basin Dr, Suite 200
Houston, TX 77029 United States

August 22, 2018 1130 - 1800 WGMA Offices Houston, TX   Developing Agenda: 1130:  WGMA Monthly Membership Meeting & Luncheon Keynote: Cadet Training Ships- Our National Security at Stake RADM Mike Rodriguez- USMS, Superintendent, Texas A&M Maritime Academy Galveston   1300-1630: …

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September 2018

BlueTech Night At Venture Café

September 20 @ 4:00 pm - 8:30 pm

SAVE THE DATE! SeaAhead is hosting the first ever BlueTech Night at Venture Café on Thursday Sept 20th 4:00 - 8:30pm at CIC, 1 Broadway, Cambridge, MA. This event is free. Please join us for an engaging discussion about the opportunities…

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BWMTech North America

September 25 @ 8:00 am - September 27 @ 5:00 pm
Bahia Mar, 801 Seabreeze Blvd
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316 United States

ARE YOU READY FOR 2019? Honest dialogue on Ballast Water Management; for effective implementation and operational systems. IMO, USCG & EPA KEYNOTES CONFIRMED Save 20%:  FKT3392NAMEPA

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October 2018

2018 Annual Conference and Awards Dinner – The New CSR: Ethical, Strategic, Sustainable

October 25 @ 1:30 pm - 9:30 pm
New York, NY New York, NY United States + Google Map

Register Today! NAMEPA'S ANNUAL CONFERENCE AND AWARDS DINNER: The New CSR: Ethical, Strategic, Sustainable Thursday, October 25th 2018 1330-2130 Aboard the Hornblower Infinity: Pier 40, New York, New York Click here to register. Our marine industry is changing at an…

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November 2018

North American World Maritime Day Cozumel

November 13 - November 14

  2018 North American World Maritime Day Observance November 13-14, 2018 Every year, the International Maritime Organization (IMO) celebrates the maritime industry by supporting a series of events around the world which highlight the value of the marine transportation and…

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Marine Industry Advocates

NAMEPA also reaches out to the public to communicate the value proposition of the marine industry.  We represent industry at mainstream functions, urging the public to join industry to Save Our Seas.

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