Webinar: Prospects for PERLA Shipping in a Globalized World
We are pleased to invite you to our fourth webinar on Port Development in Indonesia on 24 March at 3 PM WIB (9 AM in The Netherlands) . The series is organized by the Indonesian Ministry for Maritime Affairs and Investment and The Netherlands’ Ministry for Infrastructure and Water Management. STC facilitates the dialogue.
We will discuss the future of traditional ships in inter-island trade. Indonesia is preparing a new Presidential Decree on the Empowerment of Traditional (PELRA) shipping. Dr Son Diamar, who is one of the initiators of the decree, will provide us with an overview. Former Coordinating Minister for Maritime Affairs, Dr Indroyono Soeliso will speak about PELRA shipping and maritime tourism in Indonesia. Mr. Patrick Hooijmans and Frits Blessing represent The Netherlands and will speak about initiatives to upgrade the traditional fleet in Indonesia’s globalized world. The Indonesian Ambassador H.E. Mayerfas will join our webinar.