Dr Katrina Kemp

With a doctorate in maritime history, Katrina has worked at the Maritime and Coastguard Agency for over 15 years with a majority of her time involved in audits, including overseeing the monitoring of Small Commercial Vessel Certifying Authorities. She moved into the role of Smart Shipping and Automation Policy Officer in January 2018 with a focus on facilitating the MCA’s regulatory response to autonomous shipping.