The 99th Session of the Maritime Safety Committee (MSC) of the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) was held in London in the period of 16 - 25.05.2018.
Workshops for Polish participants of the SBOIL project were held on 28th June at the Maritime University of Szczecin.
A joint debate of representatives of the Provincial Police Headquarters in Szczecin, MUS scientists and students as well as invited guests - experts and practitioners in the field of road users' safety - was held at the Maritime University of Szczecin on 27th June.
On 26th June, the choir of the Maritime University of Szczecin begins its journey overseas to represent the university, the region and Poland on the International Choral Kathaumixw festival held between 2nd and 8th July in Powell River in Canada. The ensemble is the only one from Poland and one of two representatives of Europe (except for Slovakia) during the festival!
The conductor of the Choir of the Maritime University of Szczecin - Sylwia Fabiańczyk-Makuch was honoured with the West Pomerania Nobel Prize for artistic achievements in 2017.
Employees of the Department of Ocean Technology and Shipbuilding of the Maritime University of Szczecin are building a model of an unmanned vessel. The design of the vessel model was finished in March 2018. Currently, the hull is being built, soon the propulsion will be installed and the first trials on water will begin.
The World Maritime Days are an opportunity for meetings on the international level. Yet, there were also many opportunities for contacts with guests from Poland. On the occasion of this year's maritime conference, on Friday, 15th June, the Maritime University of Szczecin signed an agreement on cooperation with the Technical Secondary School of Inland Navigation in Wrocław.
The Academic Szczecin Championship Regatta were held on the Odra River last Saturday (16th June). This was the first sports competition of this type in the history of the region initiated by students of the Maritime University of Szczecin from the sailing section of the Academic Sports Association. It was held in the North East Marina on Grodzka Island on the Odra River.
Traditionally, at the end of the academic year, the Maritime University Club of the Academic Sports Association organised a meeting for the best students who received congratulation letters and prizes for sports achievements on the local and national arena.
In the period 5-8 June, the Polish Academic Sailing Championships were held in Wilkasy.
On 29.05, the navigation season was opened at the Heroes of Westerplatte Navigation School Complex in Kędzierzyn-Kożle.
Through scientific experiments, they will enter the world of ocean technology, navigation, physics and sailing. In the school year of 2018/2019, the West Pomerania children can expect great attractions.