Feb 23

UK Chamber of Shipping Annual Gala Dinner 6th February 2023

In person safety culture conference
Monday 6th February 2023
In person safety culture conference
19:00 - 22:30
£210 + VAT Members ticket

Member table bookings are available online.
£265 + VAT Non-Members

Non-Member table bookings are available online.
AD 2023 tables
Park Lane

The UK Chamber of Shipping is delighted to confirm that its 2023 Annual Gala Dinner will be taking place on 6th February at the JW Marriott Grosvenor House London, Park Lane.

The premier black-tie event in the shipping calendar will be an opportunity to network with colleagues and celebrate recent achievements. Last year's event attracted around 800 influential guests from across the industry.


Ticket price includes: a sparkling wine on arrival followed by a 3-course dinner with half a bottle of wine, tea and coffee and petit fours.

Kindly Sponsored by:

If you are interested in sponsoring the Annual Dinner please contact the Chamber's Head of Membership and Business Development Tony Jerome

Gold Sponsor


Northern Marine Group

The Northern Marine Group​ is a wholly owned subsidiary of Stena AB​
Stena is currently one of the largest family-owned group of companies in Sweden. Stena’s success over the years has been achieved by continuously caring about its customers, providing innovative solutions and by perfect performance.

​​Formed in 1983 with our global headquarters in Clydebank, UK, the Northern Marine Group has grown from a ship management provider to a group of companies offering the full spectrum of marine and offshore services.

President's Reception

V Grp

V. Group Ltd

With our global marine support services covering Ship Management, Technical Services, and Crew Operations, as well as Crew Services, Supply Chain, and Insurance, V.Group gives you the best in the industry.

Silver Sponsors


Denholm Group

J. & J. Denholm is a fifth-generation family business. To ensure the continued strength of the Group, each generation has carefully considered the longer-term view of the future. That is why today, The Denholm Group has purposefully evolved into four divisions: Shipping, Logistics, Seafoods and Industrial Services. Each division originates from shipping or maritime services and has developed and expanded its products and services as customers’ needs have changed and to bring them to new customers. This benefits all our stakeholders – customers, partners, shareholders, suppliers and employees.
UK Chamber of Shipping

UK Ship Register


Lloyd's Register

Trusted maritime advisers, partnering with clients to drive performance across the ocean economy.
Lloyd’s Register is a global professional services company specialising in engineering and technology for the maritime industry. We are the world’s first marine classification society, created more than 260 years ago to improve the safety of ships.

Our technical expertise is offered in more than 70 locations, serving clients based in 182 countries.


Founded in 1862, ABS is a global leader in providing classification services for marine and offshore assets. Our mission is to serve the public interest as well as the needs of our members and clients by promoting the security of life and property and preserving the natural environment. ABS’ commitment to safety, reliability and efficiency is ever-present.

Annual Gala Dinner

Doors Open
Presidents Drinks Reception

Venue: JW Marriott GROSVENOR HOUSE LONDONPark Lane, London, W1K 7TN 

Tel +44 20-74996363




Located on Park Lane in the heart of Mayfair. A stone’s throw from Bond Street, Knightsbridge, Regent Street tube stations. For those with an extended stay you may wish to visit some key attractions e.g., Buckingham Palace, V&A, Natural History & Science museums, and the West End, explore London and all it has to offer.


Is available for the Grosvenor House Garage (41 Reeves Mews, London W1K 2EH) please contact concierge from the hotel, who can be reached via email at mhrs.longh.concierge@marriotthotels.com  

Stella Maris

Chosen Charity 2023

Stella Maris: "As the world's largest ship-visiting charity we are delighted to be nominated as Charity of the UK Chamber of Shipping annual dinner 2023.  It shines a spotlight on our 1,000 chaplains and ship-visitors who work tirelessly throughout the year to support the welfare and wellbeing of the world's seafarers on whom we all rely". Martin Foley, CEO, Stella Maris

We will be collecting donations during the event. If you would like to make a donation in advance please follow the details below:

To make a donation by phone: Text SEA10 to 70560 to donate £10, SEA20 to 70560 to donate £20 or SEA plus your own amount to 70560. Texts will cost the donation amount plus one standard network rate message.