Maritime Public Leaders’ Programme (MPLP)


Conducted jointly with the Nanyang Technological University since 2011, the Maritime Public Leaders' Programme (MPLP) is a broad-based executive programme covering a wide spectrum of topics ranging from port planning and management, shipping economics and maritime law to public leadership and governance.  Participants will also have opportunities to interact with prominent figures from the maritime industry as well as gain insights into Singapore’s maritime operations through site visits.

Indicative programme outline:
  • Shipping Economics
  • Public Leadership and Governance
  • Legal and Institutional Issues
  • Management Strategy and Planning
  • Port Performance Improvement and Development
  • Risk and Financial Management
  • Contemporary Issues affecting Ports and Shipping
  • Networking events
  • Site visits

The 2017 MPLP brochure can be found here.

Programme Details
Who should attend

Officials from maritime and port administrations holding director-level appointments and senior management from the maritime industry. Participation is by invitation only.

Duration5 Days
Next RunNovember 2019

Pictures of the programme are available at the alumni section