It is my great pleasure to invite you to the 24rd IMPA Congress from 23-27 April 2018 in Dakar, Sénégal. The Sénégal Maritime Pilots’ Association is delighted to have the opportunity to host the Congress.

The host city of Dakar is the capital of Sénégal with over 600 years of history. It is the heart of Sénégal’s culture and education as well as politics and economy.

I am excited to welcome you all to Dakar and preparing a program that will give you pleasant time and memories sharing with the pilots from all over the world.

Please set aside the time in your busy calendar to join us for this wonderful event. Online registration will start from February 2018 through the congress website at

For further information about the Congress, please visit the official Congress website at

I appreciate your interest and support for the Congress, and look forward to seeing you all in Sénégal.

Thank you.