Don Carlos Ernesto Gonzalez de La Lastra, a distinguished figure in the Panamanian maritime industry, shared his wealth of knowledge and experience with the YoungShip Panama members. His talk provided a fascinating overview of the industry’s evolution over the past four decades, delving into key developments and challenges.

The event featured a captivating talk and engaging conversation on four decades of the Panamanian maritime industry and the guest’s insights on the Suez Canal, Singapore and the role of Panama as a major maritime hub.

The talk was followed by a lively and insightful conversation, where the 26 members that assisted had the opportunity to ask questions and share their own perspectives.

YoungShip Panama is a non-profit organization dedicated to the professional development of young people in the maritime industry. The organization provides its members with opportunities to network, learn, and grow through a variety of events and activities.