IMRF Awards About & News Nomination Form Terms & Conditions Categories Individual #WomenInSAR Team Innovation & Technology Lifetime Achievement People's Choice The Judges Sponsors Past Awards Awards 2019 Winners 2019 Finalists 2019 Isobel Tugwell Captain SONG Yin Captain HUANG Zhibin Daisy Gallardo Marine Rescue Port Macquarie Coastguard New Zealand & Other Teams Floating Rescue Stretcher Use of remotely controlled assets in Maritime SAR Clay Evans Arthur Allen Media Gallery 2019 News Articles 2019 Awards 2018 Winners Finalists Media Gallery 2018 Sponsors 2018 News Articles Awards 2017 Winners Finalists Media Gallery 2017 News Articles Awards 2016 Winners Finalists Media Gallery 2016 News Articles Vice Admiral Sir Tim Laurence KCVO CB ADC(P) to present the IMRF Awards 2019 We are delighted that Vice Admiral Sir Tim Laurence KCVO CB ADC(P) has agreed to present the IMRF Awards 2019 during London International Shipping Week. Sir Tim has a first-hand understanding of the challenges and responsibilities involved in providing effective maritime SAR. He had a 37-year career in the Royal Navy and joined the RNLI Council in 2004, becoming a Trustee in 2011. He has been the Deputy Chair of RNLI since July 2017. The IMRF Awards 2019 will be presented during a lunchtime ceremony on Tuesday, 10 September 2019, on board the HQS Wellington, VIctoria Embankment, WC2 in London.