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National Maritime Day Maritime Expo & Career Fair
May 18, 2013 | 10:00am - 3:00pm
Port of Baltimore
Pier 13, 4601 Newgate Ave
Baltimore, MD 21224
Interested in maritime careers? Wonder what the Port of Baltimore does?
A free event showcasing the companies and careers that make the Port of Baltimore the economic heart of Maryland. Learn more about the Port and about the wide range of opportunities that might be available for you. Also featuring educational organizations offering specialized training, visiting ships, a display of ship models, and martimie heritage activies.
- Various maritime related businesses and government agencies will have displays and staff on site to provide information about their companies/agencies and discuss career opportunities.
- There will be numerous small craft; tugs, survey vessels, patrol craft, pilot boats, training vessels, and the N.S. Savannah open for tours. Visiting ships are not handicap accessible; closed-toe shoes are required for boarding all vessels.
- Educational institutions including the Maritime Institute of Technology & Graduate Studies will provide information about the training and experience needed in the maritime industry as well as the bevy of careers that provide administrative support, marketing, finances, and more.
- See the Lego™ Teach Fleet and ship models, visit heritage organizations that preserve the maritime history of the port, and enjoy activities.
- At 11 am, help commemorate National Maritime Day aboard the Nuclear Ship Savannah.
- Food vendors will be available.
- Parking is Free.