Delegates of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) Diplomatic Conference visited the training ships from China, The Republic of Korea and the Russian Federation while docked at the Pier 13 of the Manila South Harbor last June 2010.

IMO Secretary-General Admiral Efthimios Mitropoulos met and congratulated the cadets of the training ships for thier choice to join the maritime profession and encourged them to stay in the service of shipping following their gradution. Joining the delegates in photo are PCG Commandant Adm. Wilfredo Tamayo, JBLMU chairman and president Dr. Mary Lou Lacson-Arcelo and Ronald Sebastian, JBLMU Alumni President Capt. Rolando Ramos and JBLMU Alumnus Capt. Rolando Ramos of Vega Crew Management, Inc.