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Maritime Industry Foundation (MIF)

The Maritime Industry Foundation is the result of a joint effort by BIMCO, International Chamber of Shipping, INTERCARGO, INTERTANKO and IMO, to promote Shipping Education and Shipping in general.

It is comprised of 130 members, among which are many specialised Colleges, Government Bodies, Shipping Companies and Organisations.

Through BCA’s membership with MIF, both its the student body and academic staff are privileged with unlimited access to the foundation’s data and research material, as well as excellent networking opportunities.

It should be noted that MIF operates a platform, which members can utilise to obtain knowledge and understanding of the vital role of commercial shipping and the economic, social, political and cultural aspects of the maritime industry. Additionally the platform gives its members- “Educators” -the opportunity to contribute academic work and research, thus expanding knowledge and education in this vibrant industry.