“How can European Shipping lead the way in global whale conservancy? “, 19 September, Brussels

7th September 2023

At the European Shipping Summit, the Royal Belgian Shipowners’ Association invites all summit participants to take part in a 30-minutes awareness session by the Great Whales Conservancy (GWC).

All around the world hundreds, possibly thousands of whales are being unintentionally killed and injured by ships that transit across the world’s oceans.

Michael Fishbach, Executive Director and Co-Founder of the GWC, will speak about how the maritime industry can contribute to reducing the threats that whales are facing today.

Venue: Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium

Date and Time: Tuesday 19 September 2023, 15:30 – 16:00

*Note: This event follows right after the Joint RBSA-BIMCO panel discussion on ship recycling.


As space is limited, please register at your earliest convenience on the website of the European Shipping Summit 2023: europeanshippingsummit.eu