Keynote Speaker  

Heike Deggim

Director Maritime Safety Division - International Maritime Organization (IMO)

Dr. Heike Deggim graduated from Rostock University in Germany in 1983 with a masters’ degree in marine engineering, followed by a PhD.  Having worked in the naval shipbuilding industry and later in various positions in the German Maritime Administration, she joined the International Maritime Organization in 1993.  She was in charge of several of IMO’s technical sub-committees over the years before she became Head of the Marine Technology Section and later Senior Deputy Director in the Marine Environment Division. In January 2018 she was appointed to the post of Director of IMO’s Maritime Safety Division.

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