What Now: From Ambition to Action

The 2023 Global Maritime Forum Annual Summit, to be held 17-19 October in Athens, will convene leading voices from across the maritime sector and beyond to find collaborative responses to the key opportunities and challenges that will shape the future of global seaborne trade.


Dates and venue
17 October 2023

Onassis Stegi
Leof. Andrea Siggrou 107
Athens, Greece

18-19 October 2023

Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center (SNFCC)
Leof. Andrea Siggrou 364
Athens, Greece

Participation in the Global Maritime Forum’s Annual Summit is by invitation only. All working sessions are conducted under the Chatham House Rule.

We encourage you to stay in one of the official hotels. Rooms can be requested when registering for the Annual Summit.

A shuttle transfer will be arranged from the official hotels to the Annual Summit venue and further to the Summit dinner venue.

Further information
To learn more, please contact us at

Selected sessions of the Global Maritime Forum’s Annual Summit will be open to the press. Press-related inquiries should be directed to the Global Maritime Forum’s Head of Communications, Rasmus Nord Jørgensen, at