02.11.2015 New IASST Chairman

At the recent 67th IASST International meeting and 10th International conference held at NMCI in Cork Ireland a new Chairman, Dmitrijs Semjonovs from Novikontas Latvia succeeded Captain Hilmar Snorrason from Iceland. Hilmar was IASST Chairman for over 10 years and was recognised by the members as an Honorary life member for his significant contribution to the organisation over many years.

IASST is 35 years old this year and a donation of £1000.00 was made to Missions to Seafarers Ireland to mark this anniversary.


IASST Chairman Dmitrijs Semjonovs was previously the Membership Director of IASST for 2 years and looks forward to leading IASST into the future by building on the values and objectives established previously.