14 May - 17 May 2019
The Center for Oceans Law and Policy (COLP), University of Virginia School of Law, the World Maritime University–Sasakawa Global Ocean Institute, and The Nippon Foundation are the primary co-sponsors of the 43rd COLP Annual Conference to be held at the World Maritime University in Malmö, Sweden, from 14-17 May 2019.
8 Jun - 8 Jun 2019
On June 8th each year, we celebrate the ocean, its importance in our lives, and how we can protect it. World Oceans Day helps raise the profile of the ocean and inspire more involvement in helping to conserve this amazing resource we all depend on. A healthy world ocean is critical to our survival.
25 Jun - 25 Jun 2019
In 2010, the International Maritime Organization (IMO), designated June 25th as the International Day of the Seafarer as a way to recognize that almost everything that we use in our daily lives has been directly or indirectly affected by sea transport.
18 Sep - 29 Sep 2019
World Maritime Day 2019
24 Oct - 24 Oct 2019
UN Day marks the anniversary of the entry into force in 1945 of the UN Charter. With the ratification of this founding document by the majority of its signatories, including the five permanent members of the Security Council, the United Nations officially came into being.
7 Feb - 7 Feb 2019
As preparatory discussions prior to the 2nd IGC, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan, together with the World Maritime University (WMU) is hosting an International Workshop on BBNJ, focusing on facilitating the discussions and proceedings to move towards the development of a balanced, effective and universally agreed ILBI.
6 Dec - 7 Dec 2018

The Ocean Literacy 2018 conference will be held in Malmö, Sweden 6-7th December. The aim is to inspire, learn, debate and drive action at a local level for the marine environment with focus on ocean literacy in coastal cities.
4 Nov - 4 Nov 2018
On Sunday, 4 November WMU’s Chancellor and IMO Secretary-General, Mr. Kitack Lim, will confer postgraduate degrees on the World Maritime University’s Class of 2018. 
Please note the Graduation Ceremony is by invitation only, but will be live streamed from www.wmu.se on Sunday, 4 November from 1330~1630 (local time in Sweden). 
26 Sep - 26 Sep 2018
The Go LNG project invites you to take part in this LNG training to be hosted at Fredericia School of Marine and Technical Engineering.
The training session will start out by treating the topics of safe operation of an LNG vessel subject to the IGF code and hazard prevention and control.
29 Aug - 30 Aug 2018
Based on a cooperation agreement between the World Maritime University (WMU) and the University of Nantes, a scientific seminar will be held at WMU in Malmö, Sweden from 29-30 August 2018 on the theme: Conservation and Sustainabl
13 Jun - 15 Jun 2018
World Maritime Day Paralell Event 2018
In 2018, IMO will celebrate 70 years since the Convention establishing the Organization was adopted.
The World Maritime Day theme for the year is "IMO 70: Our Heritage – Better Shipping for a Better Future".
9 Jun - 9 Jun 2018
In recognition of World Oceans Day, the World Maritime University is partnering with the the City of Malmö and the SEA-U Marine Science Center on cleaning up Malmö's coastline, followed by free activities on the beach. 
Cleaning up the Malmö Coastline