for industries influenced by the sea and waterways
DRIVE SECTOR & ECONOMIC GROWTH
we serve and support our members to help them grow and increase business
delivering a sustainable programme to support communities
National Maritime SSA, is the maritime network for industries influenced by the sea and waterways. Our purpose is to serve and support our members to help them grow and increase business. We promote the UK as a world class location central to the country’s global maritime aspirations and work with those industries ambitious to drive trade, productivity and economic growth.
Membership opens the door to new business opportunities, it is corporate, meaning that all your staff join, not just one individual within a business.
Widely recognised for our high quality events with leading speakers, National Maritime holds over 42 events each year enabling your business to make new connections and do business, including sector support workshops, seminars and trade events to support key sectors
Representing our members, we draw on our expertise to assist policymakers to promote the issues and interests raised, ensuring government and stakeholders understand the views and needs of industry, to drive economic growth
Whether you are a start-up or an established business looking to grow, we offer professional advice, guidance and information required to help you succeed
Ye Olde Maritime Christmas Market
Cutty Sark Gardens, Maritime Greenwich, London
25th November – 4th December 2017
Advent is the time for Christmas markets and London is no exception, the magic of Christmas will be felt throughout the festively decorated city. The aroma of baked apples, cinnamon biscuits and mulled wine will waft through the city, and will invite people to stroll, shop and explore.
For a 10-day period National Maritime will give festive London a traditional Christmas experience with a maritime flavour by hosting “Ye Olde Maritime Christmas Market” showcased against the backdrop of the award-winning visitor attraction, the Cutty Sark, overlooking the stunning views of the River Thames and the London skyline.
London International Shipping Week 2017 has been hailed a resounding success with thousands of global shipping industry leaders attending more than 160 official events throughout the week. Initial estimates place
Don’t miss out on the great technical content we delivered at London International Shipping Week. Weren’t able to make our Technical Talk at London International Shipping Week? We wouldn’t want
National Maritime SSA Chief Executive Peter Green visited the Torgem Shipyard, Tuzla, Istanbul
21st September, 2017
National Maritime SSA Chief Executive Peter Green met with representatives from the Turkish Shipbuilders Association to look at how shipbuilding in Turkey is supported by government and to share best practice to further develop the interests of the National Maritime SSA membership. With a mutually strong maritime heritage and hugely important business sector, National Maritime SSA recognise that future cross border collaboration is key to supporting business growth.
Pictured here with Mustafa Kemal Torlak, Owner, Torgem Shipyard
WHAT PEOPLE SAY
Thanks for a great event and all you do to promote our great maritime sector.
Rt Hon Anna Soubry, Minister of State (Minister for Small Business, Industry and Enterprise)
Tall Ships Festival 2017 – We are very pleased to be supporting National Maritime/ Jobs in Maritime at this prestigious event, and on behalf of VolkerStevin and our guests, I would like to thank you once again.
Eddie Tattersall, Business Development Director, VolkerStevin
Tall Ships Festival 2017 – It was a pleasure! Thank you for inviting us and for giving us such a superb spot. It was a very successful event for us where we managed to attract a good number of new supporters and spread some MCS love around the wonderful setting of Greenwich.
Nicola Greaves, Head of Marketing, Marine Conservation Society
Tall Ships Festival 2017 – A huge thank you for your hospitality last night. It was a great treat to travel up through Tower Bridge on a Tall Ship, a unique opportunity. Great to meet you Peter and fabulous to spend time with you Sezen. A really good evening and event.
Matthew Beckwith, Operations Director, City Cruises PLC
Thank you very much for the event. It was a great success! If only there were even more events like that in the industry.
Anna Cebaseva, CSC
Many thanks – I’m very happy it hit the spot. I enjoyed the various interactions before, after the presentation and there were a lot of good connections made.
Roger Bailey, Tideway
Thanks again also for the high quality event hosting and facilitating on the day. The venue is excellent and you ran things very professionally which made a positive impression on all involved.
Stewart Cutchey, CEFAS (Centre for Environment Fisheries Aquaculture Science)
Thank you, Sezen, for an excellent meeting, which I attended in some trepidation, being something of a backroom person, but it was very useful and I made some good contacts.
Bob Telford, Faversham Creek Trust
Thank you Peter, your team have been amazing. We are really appreciative of your support.
KATHARINE SCHÄFLI, Global Head of Brand Clipper Round the World
Tall Ships Festival 2017 – Thanks for all your support which has meant a great deal. Until next time…
Our purpose is to serve and support our members to help them grow and increase business. We promote the UK as a world class location central to the country’s global maritime aspirations and work with those industries ambitious to drive trade, productivity and economic growth.