What is EMLO?

The “European Maritime Law Organisation” (EMLO) was established to provide a neutral and independent forum for debate and research on issues of interest to those concerned with EU maritime affairs. We are an independent body and hold conferences and seminars on all aspects of EU maritime law, ranging from competition and trade to safety and the environment.

Read more about EMLO here


Membership of EMLO offers a series of benefits and comes in various categories.

Learn more about becoming a member

Spring Seminar

Our Spring seminar 2015 was held in Athens at the Eugenides Foundation on April 17th with a cocktail reception the night before.

See details of our recent seminar

Annual Conference

2015 Annual Conference & Arctic Conference will be held in Copenhagen.

See details of the upcoming conference

Review: 20th Annual Conference

What can shipping teach other industries about competition risk and compliance in a global economy?

EMLO’s highly successful 20th Annual Conference took place in London on the 7th November 2014 at the offices of Reed Smith in the Broadgate Tower. Sponsored by CEG and Reed Smith the event started with a gala dinner at the Blueprint Café at Shad Thames the night before.

To see a copy of the programme and photos from the event click here

Papers from this highly successful conference can be found in the research section of this website.