The Conference is a 2-day event, organised by the City of Cardiff Council in partnership with ABP which will be supporting the Volvo Ocean Race Cardiff stopover, with some “fringe” events in the evening of the 30th May.

Wednesday 30 May

  • The Maritime Heritage Trust will host a conference on A Vision for Heritage.  Speakers are expected to include some of the most successful UK Festival and event organisers as well as updates on the funding outlook for IMT (Industrial, Maritime and Transport) heritage and practical sessions on help for preservation organisations.
  • Visits to Cardiff Bay, Cardiff Docks and the Volvo Ocean Race Village will be available.
  • Evening events will include topics relating to Wales - Year of the Sea.

Thursday 31 May

  • Cardiff Harbour Authority will host a conference on The Vision for the Future of Cardiff Bay - will explore the opportunities and challenges for the future development of Cardiff Bay in the context of Cardiff Council's new vision for the city and its waterfront.
  • Visits to Cardiff Bay, Cardiff Docks and the Volvo Ocean Race Village will be available.

Full event details and how to book here.

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