wELCOME TO wista norway

Women's International Shipping & Trading Association (WISTA) is an international organization for women in management positions involved in maritime transportation business and related trades worldwide.

We aim to be a major player in attracting more women to the industry and in supporting women in management positions. With networking, education and mentoring in focus we can enhance members' competence and empower career success.

Would you like to learn more about WISTA Norway, attend one of our events as a guest and/or apply for membership, please do not hesitate to contact us at wistanor@gmail.com.

About us

WISTA Norway is a national branch of WISTA working to achieve the overall mission of our organization by;

Facilitating exchange of contacts, information and experiences among our members
Promoting and encouraging education of our members
Serving as a liaison with other related institutions and organisations
Promoting the industry and female leadership in our industry as a whole

We work to deliver a program to our members that are relevant, exciting and useful through our regular networking events and lectures.  In order to address key industry topics related to female leadership on a wider platform, we held our first annual seminar called WISTA Leadership Forum in the fall 2012. Additionally, the international body of WISTA arrange an annual conference attracting members from all over the world.

Contact us

There are several ways to connect with us on social media:

Like our Facebook page WISTA Norway and join our group by searching WISTA

Join our group called WISTA Norway on LinkedIn       

Join us

Annual membership fee NOK 1 500. Female YoungShip members get a membership discount. Please email us on wistanor@gmail.com should you have any questions or comments.