Archive for the ‘Academia’ Category

Marine-i helps The National Lobster Hatchery strengthen its pioneering Research team

Marine-i helps The National Lobster Hatchery strengthen its pioneering Research team
The National Lobster Hatchery’s two new graduate researchers, (L) EmmaTheobald and (R) Elsa Domoney. Photo credit: Ikandi Media The Marine-i programme has helped two talented University of Exeter science graduates to achieve their dream of working on a globally important research project for The...
July 12th, 2018 | Academia, Charity, Environment, Fisheries, HR, Oceanology | Read More

HELMEPA’s Scholarships

HELMEPA’s Scholarships
.. Another 5 young scientists will have the opportunity to pursue their dreams by carrying out postgraduate studies during the 2018-19 academic year, as scholars of ΗΕLMEPA. The new scholars will join the group of another 32 young people, who since 1998 have received ΗΕLMEPA scholarships for shipping...
July 6th, 2018 | Academia, Associations, Environment, Maritime Education and Training, Scholarships | Read More

InterManager Secretary General awarded honorary degree

InterManager Secretary General awarded honorary degree
InterManager Secretary-General, Captain Kuba Szymanski, receives his honorary doctorate from Solent University Secretary General of InterManager, Captain Kuba Szymanksi, has been awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Maritime Studies by Solent University. In addition to his role at InterManager, Captain...
July 6th, 2018 | Academia, Awards, HR, Intermanager | Read More

Tsavliris’ 2018 Q2 latest activities

Tsavliris’ 2018 Q2 latest activities
The “Panamax Alexander” Viewers can read herebelow 2018 Tsavliris’ Q2 latest activities with relevant photos  Bulk Carrier “PANAMAX ALEXANDER” On 1 March 2018, Tsavliris Salvage were engaged to provide salvage assistance to the Bulk Carrier “PANAMAX ALEXANDER” (GT 38,928 –...
July 5th, 2018 | Academia, Company Profiles, News, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

Volatile Capes rule the day, but…

Volatile Capes rule the day, but…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) went over and above the 1,500 point threshold… geopolitics and in particular the addition of Trade Wars will spill over badly! John Faraclas’ midweek recap: The BDI was up 91 points and at 1,567 creates another momentum, may I say a chilly one as nothing should...
July 4th, 2018 | Academia, Art and auctions, Chartering, Consumers Market, Dry Bulkcarriers, Education and Training, Fashion, Markets, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Sports, Statistics, Stock Markets, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Grace Pappas’s new project delves back 2,000 years in shipping history

Grace Pappas’s new project delves back 2,000 years in shipping history
Grace Pappas We always follow the arts – arts of any kind, be it painting, sculpture, industrial design, photography, music, film and theatre – you name it! Allaboutshipping.co.uk is there, present and encouraging the arts, in particular that of the new generation and from all nations! .  Specialist...
June 23rd, 2018 | Academia, Art and auctions, Exhibitions, HR, People and Places | Read More

How Galileo Became the MCA Flag-ship Maritime Academy in Asia by CEO Anthony H Gould

How Galileo Became the MCA Flag-ship Maritime Academy in Asia by CEO Anthony H Gould
Class training being undertaken galileo maritime academy. Anthony H Gould, AFNI FRGS CEO of Galileo Maritime Academy, Phuket, relates his amazing journey that culminated in the establishment of the MCA Flag-ship Maritime Academy in Asia: The story began in 2011 when I, as a Royal Navy engineer, flew...
May 25th, 2018 | Academia, HR, Maritime Education and Training, Yachting | Read More

Blue MBA team’s model gift for Hamburg shipping leader Frank Leonhardt

Blue MBA team’s model gift for Hamburg shipping leader Frank Leonhardt
Blue MBA salutes Frank Leonhardt. It was an inspired way to express appreciation to one of Europe’s most distinguished shipping chiefs for his hospitality: presenting him with a finely-crafted model of the type of vessel that has given stalwart service to his fleet. The surprise was prepared by members...
May 15th, 2018 | Academia, Education and Training, Events, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

PEMA announces the three university teams that will compete in the Student Challenge final 2018 at TOC Europe

PEMA announces the three university teams that will compete in the Student Challenge final 2018 at TOC Europe
.. Teams from the University of Hamburg, Blekinge Institute of Technology and Hamburg University of Technology have been selected to qualify to the final of the Port Equipment Manufacturers’ Association (PEMA) Student Challenge competition, to take place at TOC Europe in Rotterdam next month. In...
May 15th, 2018 | Academia, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, Ports & Terminals, Technical, Technology | Read More

HELMEPA supports the Oceanos NTUA research program

HELMEPA supports the Oceanos NTUA research program
HELMEPAs Dimitris on the eight with prof. Grigoris Grigoropoulos  and members from the HELMEPA team May 9th, HELMEPA’s Director General Dimitris C. Mitsatsos and scientific staff visited the Laboratory of Aerodynamic Naval Engineering of the School of Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering of the...
May 11th, 2018 | Academia, Associations, Maritime Education and Training, Technical, Technology | Read More

ABS, the American Club and Lamar University Join Forces to Improve Maritime Workforce Safety

ABS, the American Club and Lamar University Join Forces to Improve Maritime Workforce Safety
… Joint Initiative Tackles Common Causes of Maritime Accidents ABS, the American Club and Lamar University are launching a new initiative aimed at reducing maritime-related safety incidents. The initial focus of the partnership’s analysis and industry guidance will be on slips, trips and falls,...
May 10th, 2018 | Academia, Classification Societies, Health and Safety, HR, Maritime Accidents, Maritime Education and Training, News, P and I Clubs | Read More

Academy of Lyric Art Maria Callas

Academy of Lyric Art Maria Callas
.. A noble task to support the creation and completion of this vision in creating the Academy of Lyric Art Maria Callas so as Greece and  all all over Planet Ocean to have a unique institution to further opera on the international scene; read on and look forward to your participation.   1. Vision...
May 3rd, 2018 | Academia, Education and Training, Insight, Music, People and Places | Read More

Theotokas on “Management of the Shipping Companies”; the book!

Theotokas on “Management of the Shipping Companies”; the book!
… Pleased to inform you all on the publication of our friend and Chiot compatriot Ioannis Theotokas’ new book ‘Management of Shipping Companies’ by Routledge in the Routledge Maritime Masters Series! Given what takes place all over Planet Ocean with the shipping adventure, this...
April 26th, 2018 | Academia, Books, Maritime Education and Training, Shipmanagement | Read More

The Spanish Harbour Masters (Maritime Authorities) agree to support the “Boarding Program for Maritime Cadets”…

The Spanish Harbour Masters (Maritime Authorities) agree to support the “Boarding Program for Maritime Cadets”…
From the last Harbour Masters meeting, held in Madrid; eighth from the left is Capt. Antonio M. Padrón-Santiago The Spanish Harbour Masters (Maritime Authorities) agree to support the “Boarding Program for Maritime Cadets” launched by the General Directorate of the Merchant Marine together...
April 25th, 2018 | Academia, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

MacGregor takes its place at the Finland-Singapore Maritime Innovation camp

MacGregor takes its place at the Finland-Singapore Maritime Innovation camp
l to r: Antti Saurama, University of Turku, Janne Suominen, MacGregor, Karri Mikkonen, Turku Science Park, HE Paula Parviainen, Ambassador of Finland to Singapore, Jason Lin, Singapore Maritime Institute and Toh Ah Cheong, Singapore Maritime Institute MacGregor takes its place at the Finland-Singapore...
April 25th, 2018 | Academia, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

Professor Angelos Delivorrias sails to eternity

Professor Angelos Delivorrias sails to eternity
Professor Angelos Delivorrias 1937-2018 The Benaki Museum’s Administrative Committee and Foundation staff express their deepest sorrow for the loss of the Academician and Professor Angelos Delivorrias, who for 45 years led the Foundation from the positions of Director and member of the Administrative...
April 24th, 2018 | Academia, News, Obituaries, Person Profiles | Read More

Flemming Pedersen – at the centre of Denmark’s Energy Metropolis – lauds the Blue MBA

Flemming Pedersen – at the centre of Denmark’s Energy Metropolis – lauds the Blue MBA
Flemming Aarhus Pedersen. Photo: MEDVIND/ Bent Sørensen Flemming Aarhus Pedersen, chief financial officer at the Port of Esbjerg, is looking forward to the next stages in the city’s ascent as Denmark’s energy capital. He is confident that his participation in the Executive MBA in Shipping &...
April 9th, 2018 | Academia, Energy, Maritime Education and Training, News, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals | Read More

PEMA Student Challenge 2018 Question announced

PEMA Student Challenge 2018 Question announced
Fae Brennan The PEMA Student Challenge question for 2018 was announced today, marking the official launch of this years’ competition. The theme of environmental challenge and productivity at ports was announced at the PEMA AGM in Bilbao in January, and focuses heavily on-air quality and the reduction...
March 19th, 2018 | Academia, Environment, HR, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Stephen Hawking tribute

Stephen Hawking tribute
Stephen Hawking March Newsletter: Tribute to Stephen Hawking. Russell Group Universities Part 2. It has been a very sad week. On Wednesday, 14th of March at his home in Cambridge, Stephen Hawking, a world famous theoretical physicist, peacefully passed away. He was 76. Stephen Hawking was an inspiration...
March 17th, 2018 | Academia, Obituaries, Person Profiles | Read More

Jobs In Maritime – Lloyds Maritime Academy (LMA) …

Jobs In Maritime – Lloyds Maritime Academy (LMA) …
Jobs In Maritime – Lloyds Maritime Academy (LMA) – Latest Training Opportunities – March 2018 E-bulletin Gain technical skills with an online course Industry leading qualifications to boost your CV Technical skills are at a premium for the maritime industry. The easiest way to show...
March 16th, 2018 | Academia, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, Jobs, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Greek minister Nikos Pappas speaks at LSE on ““Fake News, Propaganda and Media in Greece”,

Greek minister Nikos Pappas speaks at LSE on ““Fake News, Propaganda and Media in Greece”,
Nikos Pappas delivering his speech; to his left seated Prof. Kevin Featherstone GREECE’S MINISTER OF DIGITAL POLICY, TELECOMMUNICATIONS AND MEDIA, NIKOS PAPPAS, SPEAKS AT THE LONDON SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS • N.Pappas: «New media are not the only ones responsible for fake news. Fake news diffusion often...
February 28th, 2018 | Academia, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Press and Media | Read More

Driving sustainability in ship recycling: Blue MBA participant Prashant Widge

Driving sustainability in ship recycling: Blue MBA participant Prashant Widge
Capt Prashant Widge. Driving sustainability in ship recycling: Blue MBA participant Prashant Widge Captain Prashant Widge has an unusual role for a qualified master mariner – after a fulfilling career sailing merchant ships across the globe, he is today engaged in driving sustainability in the ship...
February 15th, 2018 | Academia, Maritime Education and Training, News, Sales and Purchases, Technical, Technology | Read More

The Nautical Institute launches Shiphandling Logbook

The Nautical Institute launches Shiphandling Logbook
Shiphandling is probably the most important skill for mariners and one of the most difficult to practise. The Nautical Institute recognises the value of gaining sea-time experience and developing shiphandling skills and has developed the Shiphandling Logbook, launched today. This logbook aims to provide...
February 7th, 2018 | Academia, Associations, Books, HR, Maritime Education and Training, The Nautical Institute | Read More

Ministry of Education of the United Arab Emirates partners with BSC…

Ministry of Education of the United Arab Emirates partners with BSC…
H.E Eng.Abdulrahman Al Hammadi, Undersecre-tary for Inspection & Support Services at the Ministry of Education UAE, Mr. Abdulla Alkaabi, Cultural Attache, Ministry of Education UAE, and Eng.Hamdan Alsaedi, EHS Director, Ministry of Education UAE, Chris Wales, Chief Technology Officer at the British...
February 5th, 2018 | Academia, Education and Training, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Health and Safety, HR, Safety and Security | Read More

The BDI@1,095: nothing matters much and very little mattes at all…

The BDI@1,095: nothing matters much and very little mattes at all…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 19 points earlier on today and with a triple-digit fall of 124 points since last week (1,219) , brings-in the Aristotelian maxim as the title of today’s weekly report; try to interpret this and see what you get, not just for the shipping markets but for...
February 2nd, 2018 | Academia, Anniversaries, Chartering, Clubs, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Food and Drink, Markets, Military, News, People and Places, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More