UAE Maritime Week was hosted in Dubai United Arab Emirates on 28th October to 1st November 2018. It was held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Crown Prince of Dubai UAE. It comprised of a full programme for maritime professionals to network, do business, strengthen and build new relationships.
The maritime week was initiated with Seatrade Maritime Awards Middle East, Indian Subcontinent & Africa where winners were announced on 28th October 2018 in Atlantis The Palm Dubai UAE. Held under the patronage of H.E. Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem, Chairman of Ports, Customs and Free Zone Corporation and Chairman of Dubai Maritime City Authority, and as part of the UAE Maritime Week, Seatrade Maritime Awards 2018 celebrated its landmark 15th anniversary in sophisticated style. Now in its 15th edition, Seatrade Maritime Awards continue to honour individuals, organisations and companies from across the regional shipping industry.