Since 2013, Mira Schwarz has been working at the Ship Security Department as a Flag State Surveyor and as a Port State Control Officer since 2014. Previously, she was 1st Officer at a German shipping company under German flag.
Sabine is project manager of the trade fair fish international in Bremen, Germany. After over 20 years of experience with the product fish, Sabine knows the industry inside out. She is always in touch with the industry’s concerns and succeeds in making them the topic of lively discussions.
Johanna Fräki has over 20 years of leadership experience in industry leading companies. She currently drives the innovation journey of Wärtsilä Marine Solutions towards smart, safe and clean marine industry.
Helen is a human rights lawyer and international justice reform practitioner. Over the past 20 years, she has advised and collaborated with governments and justice sectors in 50 countries to address human and civil rights violations and develop more robust and preventative legislative and policy responses. Helen is currently developing a tool fusing international law and technology to assess and address slavery and exploitation in global supply chains and is one of the UKs Top 100 Slavery Influencers.
Dr. Matthias Keller has been working for the Federal Association of the German Fish Industry and Fish Wholesaling for 30 years and has been sole Managing Director since 2000. In addition to food law and trade policy topics, his area of expertise also includes the topic of IUU, which he has been working on for more than 10 years in the association. Furthermore, he is a deputy member of the board of the European Fish Industry Association „AIPCE-CEP“ and since 1997 managing director of the Fish Information Center e.V.