European Maritime Day 2024

30–31 May 2024 | Svendborg, Denmark


European Maritime Day 2024

30 May 2024 - 31 May 2024|

Svendborg, Denmark

VENUE: SIMAC Academy (Svendborg International Maritime Academy)

Welcome back to the EMD 2025 !

Enjoy the video clip showcasing the maritime landscape of Cork, Ireland

The European Maritime Day 2024

The European Maritime Day (EMD) is the annual two-day event during which Europe’s maritime community meet to network, discuss and outline joint action on maritime affairs and sustainable blue economy.

The 2024 edition of the European Maritime Day will take place in Svendborg, Denmark, on 30-31 May as a physical event*, at the SIMAC - Svendborg International Maritime Academy (Adress: Nordre Havnevej 4,5700 Svendborg_)_

The EMD is the place where ‘Ocean Leaders Meet’. It provides an engaging and completely interactive experience to catch up on the current state of play on a broad range of issues concerning the blue economy and the marine environment and to discuss ways of moving forward.

It features a large number of inspirational speakers, thematic sessions, stakeholder workshops and pitch sessions organised by stakeholders and the European Commission. The EMD targets professionals from businesses, governments, public institutions, NGOs and academia as well as EU citizens interested in the Sea.

The EMD 2024 is being organised by the European Commission, the Municipality of Svendborg and the Danish Maritime Authority.

Svendborg – capital of the archipelago

Svendborg is a town with a long and rich history. It was founded in the 13th century and was once a major center for the herring fishery and shipbuilding. Today, Svendborg is a popular tourist destination known for its well-preserved old town, its charming harbor, and its proximity to the archipelago islands.

Have a look at this video. It will give you a taste of what EMD 2024 will look like.

Enjoy the beautiful maritime landscape of Svendborg!