About the event

About Shipping Transformation Asia Event

Already one of the world’s most important transshipment hubs, Singapore is rapidly becoming a leader in the strengthening of connectivity, productivity and innovation in the shipping industry. Under its Sea Transport Industry Transformation Map, the city state aims to increase the value of shipping to its economy by USD 3.4 billion within the next six years.

Coming to you via mobile and/or desktop on 24-26 November, Shipping Transformation Asia (STA) will provide a platform for future-focused discussions around the maritime supply chain. The umbrella event co-locates 2 conferences, which are Shipping2030 Asia and Future of Ports Summit Asia.

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Agenda At a Glance

Plenary #CEOKeynotes 

Rethinking Maritime Business Strategies in the “New Normal” of the Global Trade System

A Look at Strategic Equilibrium – Geopolitics, Digitalisation, and Sustainability

Pioneering a Shift in Shipping for a Sustainable Future

Investments & New Ventures – Aims & Gains 

Realizing Value-Creating Collaborative Networks 

Cybersecurity Onboard Ships: Proactive or Reactive?

Technology & Culture – Two Sides of the Same Coin

Owners and Operators’ Showcases

Measuring Digital Transformation
– The Technical Nuts & Bolts

Post COVID Impact Assessments on World Trade and Ports Business

Transformation of Port Operational Procedures

The Future-Positioning for the New Normal

The Tilt in Asia: Shifts in Regional Port Activity and Demand

Diversification & Strategic Infrastructure Investments in Port Operations

Distinguishing Pricing Strategy & Sustainable Competitive Advantages

Building a Synergistic Port Ecosystem & Maritime Supply Chain

Ports 2030


We believe it is important to nurture our relationships with our most loyal partners, so to promote and encourage attendance, we are offering a limited number of free VIP tickets to selected shipowners and shippers.

The invitation is exclusively for Port Authorities, Government Maritime Administration, Ship Owners* and Ship Managers only.

Are you eligible?

Passes are limited to 2 passes per organization, non-transferrable, and subject to verification by the Informa Connect team. Eligible job titles include:

  • Chief Information, Technology, Innovation, Transformation Officers
  • Technical Directors
  • Decarbonization, Sustainability, Environmental Affairs Leads
  • Managing Directors, CEOs, Presidents
  • Chief Operational Officers
  • Chief Financial Officers
  • Chief Human Resource Officers
  • Chief Commercial Officers
  • Head of Newbuilding, Procurement, Fleet Systems

*Shipowners should be owners of ocean-going cargo vessels.

Register for your free pass here »