london conference

The Spinnaker Maritime People & Culture Conference

11th & 12th May 2023

The Maritime People & Culture Conference is the largest worldwide gathering of maritime HR & crewing professionals. The event is an excellent opportunity to network with senior leaders within maritime, participate in informative sessions delivered by industry-renowned speakers and discuss the key issues facing HR, crewing and leadership teams in the maritime industry today.

This event has become an annual ‘must-attend’ for shipping HR & crewing professionals from all over the world, many of whom have been attending for over 10 years. We’re excited to have our network of HR, people & culture colleagues back together in one room in 2023.


t: +44 (0) 1702 481 643

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The OSCAR Dragon Boat Race

15 September 2023
Docklands Sailing and Watersports Centre, London

Come and join us for the eighth OSCAR Dragon Boat Race on 15th September 2023.

Enter the OSCAR Dragon Boat Race and compete against other companies from the shipping industry.

Take to the waters in the Docklands Sailing and Watersports Centre at 2pm on Friday 15th September.

Get together a team of 11 and join us for some competitive fun and to raise money for the OSCAR Campaign.



t: +44 (0) 1702 480142


Maritime Leadership Development Programme

Next programme starts 20th April 2023
Delivered online

Spinnaker works in collaboration with behavioural change experts t three to deliver leadership development programmes designed exclusively for maritime. The programme is delivered over a 4-6 month period, including:

  • Personality profiling (Facet5) with one to one feedback
  • Online workshops
  • Follow on 1:1 coaching sessions

The stages:

  1. Facet5 & feedback session
  2. Module 1 – Leading self
    Module 2 – Leading individuals
    Module 3 – Leading teams
  3. Group coaching session
  4. 2 x 1:1 coaching sessions

Previous beneficiaries of the programme include: project engineers, fleet managers, HR professionals, IT specialists, charterers, operators, operations managers, superintendents and lawyers.


t: +44 (0) 1702 481 643