Globalab, again in partnership with the Singapore Cooperation Programme of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, conducted a one-week workshop on Port Development and Competitiveness in December 2016. There were 28 participants from 26 different countries all of whom held senior positions in the port industry. The one week course covered competitive strategies to stay relevant and competent in a such a dynamic industry. The trainers in charge of the programme had a wealth of knowledge in this industry with well over 20 years of experience. There were 2 visits to the Port of Singapore Authority and Jurong Port to get better insights on some of Singapore’s strategies in the port industry. The participants enjoyed the week having gained valuable insights to help propel their respective ports to the next level.