top of page

The International Association of Maritime and Port Executives (IAMPE) is a non-profit membership association dedicated to developing and maintaining professional standards in the maritime industry. These industry standards have been developed and approved by the IAMPE’s advisory board – an organization of 20+ senior port professionals across North America. These board members represent a diverse set of perspectives and interests across the industry. For additional information on the members of the advisory board, click here.

Capt. Monroe presenting Education Partner certificate to the Port of Gulfport CEO Jon Nass



Be a part of a growing network of port and maritime professionals throughout North America and the rest of the world! Members of the IAMPE have access to the association’s library of research papers, studies, and other documents related to the maritime industry. Need a refresher? Need additional support? IAMPE members have access to program material and continuing support at any time – just drop us a line! For more information on membership, and to find out how you can be a member, please contact



The IAMPE’s educational programs are structured to provide standardized tiers of certification for port professionals. The association’s flagship offering – the Maritime Port Executive (MPE) program – is the industry standard for what port professionals need to know to succeed in this business. The program is designed by Captain Jeffrey Monroe, the association’s Director of Education and Training, and has been used to train 1,000+ professionals over the past two decades. Captain Monroe’s program has been used to train employees from organizations across the industry, including:

MTO class in Gulfport

Illinois Dept of Transportation

Improved Process Solutions LLC

Inland Rivers, Ports & Terminals

International Liquid Terminals Association

Juneau Harbor Department

Ketchikan Port & Harbor

Kinder Morgan Terminals

LA International Deep Water Gulf Transfer Terminal Authority

Lambert's Point Docks Inc

Lange Stegmann Company

Little Rock Port Authority

Lockwood, Andrews & Newnam, Inc.

Logistec Services, Inc.

London Offshore Consultants

Long Pond Harbour Authority
Luis A. Ayala Colón Sucrs Inc.

Maher Terminals

Maine DOT

Maine Maritime Academy

Maine Port Authority


Marine Exchange of Alaska

Marine Exchange of Southern California

Maritime Academy Charter School

Maritime Administration (MARAD)

Maryland Port Administration

Massachusetts Clean Energy Center

Massachusetts Maritime Academy



McCarville Consulting

Michael Baker International

Missouri DOT

Montreal Port Authority

MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company (USA) Inc.

NANAIMO Port Authority

Natchez Adams County Port Commission

National Association of Waterfront Employers

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association

New Bedford Marine Commerce Terminal

New Madrid County Port Authority

Nova Scotia Department of Transportation and Infrastructure

New York Container Terminal, Inc.

New York Maritime College
Old Dominion University

Oakley Port 33

OSG Ship Management Incorporated
​Pacific Maritime Association



AGRIServices of Brunswick

Alaska DOT

Alaska Railroad Corporation

Alcoa Primary Metals

All Trans

American Commercial Barge Line

American Commercial Lines

America's Central Port

Antigua Port Authority

APL Limited

Argentia Management Authority Inc.

Associated Terminals

Atlantic Maritime Transit Agency

Bahamas Oil Refining Company


Barbados Port Inc.

Bethel Port & Harbor

Bridgeport Port Authority

British Virgin Islands Port Authority

Central Maine Growth Council

Charleston Branch Pilots Association

City of Gloucester

City of Portland

City of Providence

City of Seward

Connecticut Port Authority 

Consolidated Terminals and Logistics Co.

Corporation of Hamilton, Bermuda

Cruise America Associates

Curtis Bay Piers


Diamond State Port Corporation


Express Marine

Federal Marine Terminals, Inc.

Florida Department of Law Enforcement

Florida Department of Transportation

Gahagan & Bryant Associates Inc.

Gambia Ports Authority

General Electric
Georgia Ports Authority

Greater Houston Port Bureau

Greater Victoria Harbour Authority

Hamilton Port Authority

Hawks Logistics Inc.


Holt Logistics
Homer Port & Harbor

Hy-Stor Energy

Ports America
Ports America Chesapeake
Ports Association of Louisiana

Prince Rupert Port Authority
Quonset Development Corporation


Ridley Terminals Incorporated

Reliable Asphalt Corporation

Rosedale- Bolivar County Port Commission

Royal Virgin Islands Police Force

Satellite Logistics

SC Port Authority

Sitka Port and Harbors

Soli DG Inc

South Carolina State Ports Authority

St. Louis Development Corporation

St. Louis Port Authority

St. Maarten Harbour Group

State of Alaska

Sulzer Marine Services


SUNY - Maritime

Sydney Ports

Tampa Electric

Tampa Maritime Group

Tampa Port Authority

Texas Southern University

The Maritime Association SC

The Port Authority of NY/NJ

The Port of Virginia

The River School

Three Rivers Marine & Rail Terminals

Town of Searsport

Town of Shelburne


Transport Canada

Tulsa Port of Catoosa

U.S. Coast Guard

Unalaska/Dutch Harbor

Unified Port of San Diego
University of Memphis


US Department of Homeland Security


Valdez Harbor

Virgin Islands Port Authority

Watco Companies

Waterson Terminal Services
World Trade Center New Orleans

Z Force Transportation

Pease International Authority
Pemiscot County Port Authority

Penn Terminals, Inc.


Plaquemines Port, Harbor, and Terminal
Ponce Port Authority

Port Arthur International Public Port
Port Authority New York & New Jersey

Port MacKenzie

Port Metro Vancouver
Port of Alaska (Anchorage)

Port of Albany

Port of Anchorage

Port of Baltimore

Port of Belledune
Port of Decatur - Parker Towing

Port of Greater Baton Rouge
Port of Gulfport

Port of Halifax

Port of Long Beach

Port of Longview

Port of Los Angeles

Port of Memphis

Port of Morgan City

Port of Muskogee

Port of New Bedford

Port of New Orleans

Port of Oakland

Port of Oswego

Port of Palm Beach

Port of Pensacola

Port of Pittsburgh Commission

Port of Portland Maine

Port of Portland, Oregon

Port of Prescott

Port of Saint John

Port of Seattle

Port of Sheet Harbour

Port of South Louisiana

Port of Stockton

Port of Sydney

Port of Thunder Bay

Port of Vancouver USA
Port of Victoria, TX

Port of Yarmouth

Port St. Maarten

Port Tampa Bay

IAMPE Partner presentation


The IAMPE is always looking to work with other organizations in the maritime industry to expand its educational reach and develop its professional network. The association offers special group rates for organizations that wish to host our educational programs. Please contact if your organization is interested in hosting one of our offerings. To learn more about our current industry affiliates, click here.

bottom of page