Equal at Sea

Charting a course towards an inclusive future

Equal at Sea 2023

June 30th - Taj Santacruz, Mumbai

Charting a course towards an inclusive future

A collective initiative to increase the number of women cadets and officers on board. By creating opportunities and facilitating industry-wide transformation, we can empower more women to choose a career at sea.

Equal At Sea 2023 - Charting A Course Towards An Inclusive Future!

Key Highlights

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Exploring different perspectives on how to make seafaring a viable and attractive career choice for women

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Going beyond diversity to achieve equality and equity for women on board


Addressing the challenges and opportunities for women in traditionally male-dominated environments

Supported by

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Karan Kochhar
Head of Marine People, Asia
A.P. Moller - Maersk

Chief Guest Address

Shri. Ajithkumar Sukumaran
Chief Surveyor
Government of India

Guest of Honour Address

Shyam Jagannathan
Shri. Shyam Jagannathan
Director General of Shipping
Government of India

Keynote Address

Niels Bruus
Head of Marine People & Culture
A.P. Moller - Maersk


Capt. Arvind Shankar
Culture & Capability Manager, Asia
A.P. Moller - Maersk
Kavea R Chavali
Award Winning Anchor || Global Speaker
Co founder of Indian Handloom Brand @kalaneca
Sanjam Sahi Gupta
Founder Maritime SheEO & Director Sitara Shipping Ltd


Amalie Grevsen
Marine Culture Lead
A.P. Moller - Maersk
HK Joshi
Former Chairperson, MD and Director (Finance)
Shipping Corporation of India Ltd
Shalini Nataraj
Employee Experience Officer
A.P. Moller - Maersk
Garima D
Cadet at AMET
Divya Nair
Clinical Psychologist, Fleet Management India Pvt. Ltd
Dr. Harpreet Singh
Executive Director – Headquarters, Air India Limited
Ashutosh V. Apandkar, Principal of Training Ship Rahman
Capt. (Dr.) Ashutosh V. Apandkar
Principal of Training Ship Rahman

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