Professor Bogumił Łączyński 

The Secretariat received sad news from Professor Adam Weintrit, the Rector of Gdynia Maritime University, which is shown as follows.
It is with deep regret and great sadness that we received the news of the sudden passing of Professor Bogumił Łączyński.

Professor Łączyński was a Master Mariner, Director of the GMU Ship Management Office, a co-founder and long-term Deputy Director of the Iława Ship Handling Research and Training Centre, Deputy Chair of the Council of the Foundation for Safety of Navigation and Environmental Protection in Iława, Vice President of the Management Board of the Polish Shipowners’ Association, former Deputy Rector for Maritime Affairs, a member of the Maritime Higher School and Gdynia Maritime Academy Senates, Director and Head of the Institute and Department of Ship Operation, Director of Academy Maritime Services Ltd., and a co-founder of the International Association of Maritime Universities.

Educator of many generations of sailors and officers of the merchant fleet.

Honour to his memory.

The Rector, Senate, and academic community of Gdynia Maritime University

On behalf of the Secretariat, I Celebrate the life of a great person.

 Takeshi Nakazawa, Executive Director of IAMU