Women's International Shipping & Trading Association

WISTA Poland celebrating 25 year anniversary

September 20, 2019

EFFECTIVE CROSS-CULTURAL COMMUNICATION @ the Maritime Museum, Center of Marine Education, Gdansk.


09.30-10.00 Welcome coffee/registration

10.00-10.30 Opening/greetings 25 years of WISTA Poland / presentation of guests of honour

10.30-12.30 Panel I: Principals of  effective intercultural communication , 4 persons representing shipyards, owners, crewing and logistics.

12.30-13.00 Coffee break, networking

13.00-15.00 Panel II: project management and sales in multicultural environment. 5 persons share the experience in project  management (Navimor, Reuters, Chipolbrok, Wartsila, DCT Gdansk)

15.00-15.30 Coffee Break, networking

15.30-16,30 Cultural curiosities

16.30-16.45 Summary/ending

16.30-18.00 Dinner and networking

The conference is direct to maritime industry and transportation as well as to students of maritime schools and to WISTA International and National WISTA Associations and is free of charge.

President of Gdansk and Marshal of the Pomeranian Province will hold patronage on this conference. Panel participants are well known and successful shipping and transport personalities. We will have also representatives of Hanseatic Cities of Europe.

WISTA Poland intends to honour the Consul General Germany with the title of WISTA Poland Honorary Member during the conference.

The topics of this conference are:

  1. Intercultural communication in business and private life.
  2. Cultural differences and their impact on negotiation and sale processes.
  3. Managing a multicultural team.
  4. Project management in multicultural environment.
  5. Cultural curiosities.


Register here before Sept 6

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