The PEMA Student Challenge 2020

The Honorary Consulate of San Marino to the UK would like to draw the attention of all the San Marino students to the PEMA Student Challenge 2020. It is the only competition of its kind within the Ports and Terminals industry and is open to university students globally. Each year the question focuses on a topical theme of the industry and challenges teams to come up with an implementable solution to the Student Challenge question. In the first stage of the competition, teams are invited to submit a 2-page (A4) preliminary abstract, outlining their solution. The top three abstracts are selected by a panel of industry judges and the three qualifying teams are invited to present their full solution at the live Student Challenge final at TOC Europe in Rotterdam, on the 20th of June 2020.

If any of your students would like to submit a team for the Student Challenge 2020 please complete and return a sign-up sheet to Teams that return a sign-up sheet to will be notified once the full treatise is published on the PEMA website. The Rules of Participation and Frequently Asked Questions can be found below.

Teams should submit their 2-page (A4), preliminary abstract of their proposed solution to

Please find attached a pdf with the answer to some frequently asked questions.