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News announcement28 January 20211 min read

European Maritime Day 2021: Join in Den Helder and online (20-21 May)

European Maritime Day 2021 is going hybrid on 20-21 May 2021 in Den Helder, The Netherlands, so that wherever you are, you won't miss out on anything! Save the date!

Check the programme!

It has never been easier to join the EMD conference from anywhere in Europe! While it's not quite back to business-as-usual, there will be plenty of opportunities to connect with your peers, exchange views, showcase your achievements and get up to speed with the latest policy developments in the maritime world.

Check the provisional programme with the high level policy sessions and the full range of workshops organised by maritime stakeholders on 20 maritime themes on European Maritime Day web site. Registration will open from mid-February 2021.

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European Maritime Day 2021 is co-organised with the City of Den Helder, the Province of Noord-Holland and the Ministerie van Infrastructuur en Waterstaat.

With its unique maritime character, Den Helder is the ideal location for European Maritime Day:

  • Traditional fishing harbour/community
  • Naval station since Napoleonic times
  • Offshore energy port since early 1970s
  • Home base for Dutch Coast Guard
  • Airport for offshore helicopter operations
  • Sea & ocean oriented research institutions
  • Education for working at sea


Publication date
28 January 2021