Archive for the ‘Academia’ Category

The Nautical Institute launches Command Diploma Scheme

The Nautical Institute launches Command Diploma Scheme
David Patraiko FNI, Director of Projects, The Nautical Institute 24.03.17 – The Nautical Institute’s flagship distance learning programme, the Command Diploma Scheme, was launched today in Singapore at the first of this year’s Nautical Institute Command Seminars. The scheme is intended for...
March 24th, 2017 | Academia, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, HR, Maritime Education and Training, The Nautical Institute | Read More

Alumni Awards 2017 in Greece

Alumni Awards 2017 in Greece
The winners with the British Ambassador HE Kate Smith CMG at the centre The winners of the Study UK Alumni Awards 2017 in Greece were announced at a prestigious award ceremony on Wednesday 1 March at the British Ambassador’s Residence. The ceremony was hosted by the British Ambassador HE Kate Smith...
March 17th, 2017 | Academia, Awards, Education and Training, Events, People and Places | Read More

Royal College of Art students tackle marine sector dangers…

Royal College of Art students tackle marine sector dangers…
Royal College of Art students at the awards Royal College of Art students tackle marine sector dangers under Foundation’s Safety Grand Challenges campaign • Projects identified new lifesaving design solutions to safety at sea and on rivers  • Winners of best innovation and best risk reduction...
March 7th, 2017 | Academia, Communication, Education and Training, Exhibitions, HR | Read More

KMI and CEIMARPE support ENFM for training Capt. Antonio M. Padrón efforts

KMI and CEIMARPE support ENFM for training Capt. Antonio M.  Padrón efforts
Capt. Antonio M. Padrón, accompanied by Dr. Han Deuk Hoon (on the left) , Director of CEIMARPE in Spain, during the visit on board the DIENDER Capt. Antonio M. Padrón, “IMO Maritime Ambassador”, collaborates with the Korea Maritime Institute (KMI) and CEIMARPE, in a project that will equip a Training...
March 5th, 2017 | Academia, Charity, Corporate Social Responsibility, HR, Maritime Education and Training, Shipmanagement | Read More

Reload Greece – See our YEP finalists pitch and hear from one very successful entrepreneur

Reload Greece – See our YEP finalists pitch and hear from one very successful entrepreneur
  OUR RGYEP FINAL IS ONE MONTH AWAY. JOIN OUR FINALISTS AS THEY PITCH THEIR IDEAS TO WIN TOP PRIZES, PLUS HEAR FROM OUR ENTREPRENEURIAL SPEAKER24th March| 18:00 – 22:00 | London Business School The finalists of our Young Entrepreneurs’...
February 24th, 2017 | Academia, Awards, Charity, Communication, Company Profiles, Consulting, Consumers Market, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR | Read More

On Blank Rome’s Jeremy Herschaft latest appointment

On Blank Rome’s Jeremy Herschaft latest appointment
Jeremy Herschaft of Blank Rome LLP Blank Rome’s Jeremy Herschaft Appointed 2017 Tulane Law School Distinguished Admiralty Practitioner-In-Residence Blank Rome Partner Jeremy Herschaft has been appointed as the 2017 John E. Sims Distinguished Admiralty Practitioner-In-Residence at Tulane Law School,...
February 23rd, 2017 | Academia, Education and Training, HR, Legal, Maritime Education and Training, Person Profiles | Read More

Grupo Navega supporting the Boarding Program for Maritime Cadets

Grupo Navega supporting the Boarding Program for Maritime Cadets
Sergio W Smit with Capt. Antonio M. Padrón y Santiago, Capt. Antonio M. Padrón y Santiago, “IMO Maritime Ambassador” and Maritime Authority of Tenerife, held a meeting with Mr. Sergio W. Smit, CEO of GRUPO NAVEGA, during his visit to Tenerife GRUPO NAVEGA is one of the companies collaborating...
February 11th, 2017 | Academia, Charity, Corporate Social Responsibility, HR, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

BALEARICA continuous support on the “Boarding Program for Maritime Cadets” in Tenerife

BALEARICA continuous support on the “Boarding Program for Maritime Cadets” in Tenerife
… The Spanish shipping company BALEARIA collaborates actively with Capt. Antonio M. Padrón y Santiago, “IMO Maritime Ambassador” and Maritime Authority of Tenerife, in the “Boarding Program for Maritime Cadets” BALEARIA has embarked a total of 20 students with the aim of training...
February 11th, 2017 | Academia, Associations, Corporate Social Responsibility, HR, IMO, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Royal blessing for De Ruyter Maritime and Logistics College and Multraship

Royal blessing for De Ruyter Maritime and Logistics College and Multraship
His Majesty King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands is pictured being welcomed on board Multraship’s Emergency Towage Vessel “Guardian” by Captain Henk Helmendag following a ceremony to mark the reopening of the renovated De Ruyter Maritime and Logistics College in Vlissingen, Holland, on 3 February,...
February 8th, 2017 | Academia, Associations, Charity, Company Profiles, Corporate Social Responsibility, Events, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, People and Places, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Social Columns | Read More

UK’S Reliance on Seafarers and the Maritime Industry

UK’S Reliance on Seafarers and the Maritime Industry
Steve Cameron As a UK sea-vision volunteer, I get to talk about maritime careers a few times a year to schools and colleges. What captures students focus, is size and complexity of the global supply chain and the important role that the UK’S 71,000 seafarers play in ensuring that the supermarket...
February 8th, 2017 | Academia, Associations, Charity, Clubs, Consulting, HR, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

The University of the Aegean on the top of the national list

The University of the Aegean on the top of the national list
External periodic evaluation: the University of the Aegean on the top of the national list Following the announcement by the Hellenic Quality Assurance and Accreditation Agency (HQA)*, of the results of the external periodic evaluation of the 22 Greek public universities http://www.hqa.gr/en/insteval-reports.php...
February 2nd, 2017 | Academia, Awards, Education and Training, HR, Maritime Education and Training, News, People and Places, Story of the Month | Read More

4,000 London bankers earn €1 million plus: Daily Wealth Letter

4,000 London bankers earn €1 million plus: Daily Wealth Letter
Ian Brodie Daily Wealth Letter a daily synopsis of the wealth news that’s most relevant, timely and dependable Compiled and edited by Ian Brodie of The Wealth Forums (www.thewealthforums.com NEXT WEALTH FORUM EVENT: Monaco Wealth Forum, March 15, Cafe de Paris, Monte-Carlo (visit www.thewealthforums.com...
February 2nd, 2017 | Academia, Banking, News, Reports | Read More

Marlins and Human Rights at Sea new Diversity and Inclusion at Sea course goes live

Marlins and Human Rights at Sea new Diversity and Inclusion at Sea course goes live
… Marlins, V.Group’s training business and Human Rights at Sea collaboration on a Diversity and Inclusion at Sea e-learning course is now available and being offered free of charge to individual seafarers for a limited time via Marlin’s online shop. The collaboration, which was announced in...
January 31st, 2017 | Academia, Associations, Communication, Corporate Social Responsibility, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, News | Read More

Superyacht UK Young Designer Competition 2017…

Superyacht UK Young Designer Competition 2017…
Superyacht UK Young Designer Competition 2017, in partnership with Southampton Solent University, starts tomorrow Tomorrow (Wednesday 11 January 2017) marks the start of the 2017 Superyacht UK Young Designer Competition, in partnership with Southampton Solent University, at the 63rd London Boat Show....
January 10th, 2017 | Academia, Associations, Awards, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Sailing, Yachting | Read More

Webb Institute Awards 2016-17 Thomas B. Crowley Sr. Memorial Scholarship

Webb Institute Awards 2016-17 Thomas B. Crowley Sr. Memorial Scholarship
Hannah Wistort (GLEN COVE, N.Y.; Jan. 9, 2017) ­– Webb Institute, a four-year college specializing in naval architecture and marine engineering, announced today that Hannah Wistort is the 2016-2017 recipient of Crowley Maritime Corporation’s Thomas B. Crowley Sr. Memorial Scholarship. Webb Institute’s...
January 9th, 2017 | Academia, Awards, HR, Maritime Education and Training, Scholarships | Read More

AUEB’s call for applications for Sept 2017 on MSc in International Shipping, Finance and Management,

AUEB’s call for applications for Sept 2017 on MSc in International Shipping, Finance and Management,
  Prof. Manolis Kavussanos CALL FOR APPLICATIONS – INTAKE SEPTEMBER 2017  The MSc program aims to offer postgraduate education and training to graduate students and executives that wish to work or are currently employed in the sectors of Shipping, Finance and Management, and aim to advance to...
January 4th, 2017 | Academia, Education and Training, Maritime Education and Training, Shipmanagement | Read More

Capt. Antonio M. Padrón y Santiago sees five more deck officers graduate

Capt. Antonio M. Padrón y Santiago sees five more deck officers graduate
Capt. Antonio M. Padrón with Prof. Juan A. Rojas, Capt. David J. Brito and the new Deck Officers Capt. Antonio M. Padrón y Santiago, “IMO Maritime Ambassador” and Maritime Authority of Tenerife presided over the Examinig Board for Deck Officers at the Nautical School of Tenerife (University...
December 28th, 2016 | Academia, HR, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

MSc in international shipping, finance & management – call for applications – intake 2017

MSc in international shipping, finance & management – call for applications – intake 2017
The MSc program aims to offer postgraduate education and training to graduate students and executives that wish to work or are currently employed in the sectors of Shipping, Finance and Management, and aim to advance to the highest levels of the international market via an English-speaking graduate training...
December 22nd, 2016 | Academia, Communication, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Professor George C. Bitros on the success of Greek Ocean-going shipping

Professor George C. Bitros on the success of Greek Ocean-going shipping
Prof. George C. Bitros Ocean Shipping: By Far the Best Growth Model for Greece by Prof. George C. Bitros* Abstract: Today there is unanimous agreement that the country’s production model must change. But Greeks are very confused about the direction of the necessary changes. For, as the recent elections...
December 16th, 2016 | Academia, Insight, Reports, Shipmanagement, Shipping Centers | Read More

Capt. Antonio M. Padrón y Santiago attends embarkation of 30 cadets onboard “Volcán del Teide”

Capt. Antonio M. Padrón y Santiago attends embarkation of 30 cadets onboard “Volcán del Teide”
Just before the cadets embarkation Capt. Antonio M. Padrón y Santiago, “IMO Maritime Ambassador” and Maritime Authority of Tenerife, attended the embarkation of 30 Maritime Cadets in the ship “Volcán del Teide” of NAVIERA ARMAS A total of 30 Maritime Cadets embarked in the vessel...
December 3rd, 2016 | Academia, Charity, HR, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Damen Technical Seminar on vessel automation goes like clockwork in Brisbane, Australia

Damen Technical Seminar on vessel automation goes like clockwork in Brisbane, Australia
From Damen Technical Seminar in Brisbane On November 3rd and 4th, Damen Services Brisbane, the Australian service hub for the international Damen Shipyards Group, held a two-day technical seminar that took an in-depth look at the technologies that underpin vessel automation. Industry professionals from...
December 1st, 2016 | Academia, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

GE Deepens Its Commitment towards Efficient Maritime Operations by Reinvesting in Its State-of-the-Art DP School

GE Deepens Its Commitment towards Efficient Maritime Operations by Reinvesting in Its State-of-the-Art DP School
DP Workstation The Reinvestment in the Facility Will Provide Better Customer Experience and Hands-on Learning Opportunities The Facility Will Expand Its Current DP Training Capability to Provide Wider Scope of Marine Operations The School Has Recently Obtained Nautical Institute’s Accreditation to...
November 30th, 2016 | Academia, HR, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, Technical, Technology | Read More

Capt. Antonio M. Padrón y Santiago visits Grupo Stier in Las Palmas

Capt. Antonio M. Padrón y Santiago visits Grupo Stier in Las Palmas
Mr. Terence O´Brien, Ms. Ida Stier and Capt. Antonio M. Padrón Capt. Antonio M. Padrón y Santiago, “IMO Maritime Ambassador” and Maritime Authority of Tenerife, visited the facilities of GRUPO STIER in Las Palmas, holding a meeting with its responsibles. During the meeting, both Ms. Ida Stier,...
November 27th, 2016 | Academia, Charity, Communication, Energy, HR, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Capt. Antonio M. Padrón y Santiago meets Seagull’s Esperanza Moreno

Capt. Antonio M. Padrón y Santiago meets Seagull’s Esperanza Moreno
l to r: María D. Septien, Esperanza Moreno y Antonio M. Padrón Capt. Antonio M. Padrón y Santiago, “IMO Maritime Ambassador” and Maritime Authority of Tenerife, held a meeting with Ms. Esperanza Moreno, “Video Production Coordinator” of SEAGULL MARITIME AS SEAGULL MARITIME AS,...
November 19th, 2016 | Academia, Associations, Charity, Company Profiles, Corporate Social Responsibility, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

DNV GL, RCCL and the University of Strathclyde launch new Maritime Safety Research Centre

DNV GL, RCCL and the University of Strathclyde launch new Maritime Safety Research Centre
The opening ceremony. From Left to Right: Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen, CEO of DNV GL – Maritime, Professor Sir Jim McDonald, Principal and Vice-Chancellor, University of Strathclyde, Kitak Lim, IMO Secretary General, Professor Dracos Vassalos, Professor of Maritime Safety and acting director at the Maritime...
November 18th, 2016 | Academia, Classification Societies, Maritime Education and Training | Read More