Archive for the ‘Academia’ Category

ESG investing and section 172 CA 2006: Desperate times call for soft law measures

ESG investing and section 172 CA 2006: Desperate times call for soft law measures
Dr Georgina Tsagas ESG investing and section 172 of the Companies Act 2006: Desperate times call for soft law measures by Dr. Georgina Tsagas, Lecturer in Law, University of Bristol Law School Section 172 CA 2006: Not worth the paper it is written on? Section 172 of the Companies Act 2006 has been...
May 22nd, 2017 | Academia, European Union, Legal, News, Organisations | Read More

Meeting old and new friends at The Nautical Institute’s Command Seminar

Meeting old and new friends at The Nautical Institute’s Command Seminar
Trinity House On all counts, as we have reported last Wednesday and Thursday, The Nautical Institute’s Command Seminar Series 2017 event at the heart of the Square Mile’s most prestigious and historic buildings, the 500 plus years old Trinity House, was more than a timely and successful event. Timely...
May 20th, 2017 | Academia, Associations, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Health and Safety, Piracy and Terrorism, Safety and Security, The Nautical Institute | Read More

Gdynia Maritime School – Approved assessment centre for Seagull Maritime

Gdynia Maritime School – Approved assessment centre for Seagull Maritime
Capt. Alfred Naskret (left), principal Gdynia Maritime School and Oscar Johansen, Chairman and founder Seagull Maritime AS agreeing on new collaboration for seafarer assessment centre. Horten 16.05.17 – The leader in maritime e-learning and competence management, Seagull Maritime, is delighted...
May 16th, 2017 | Academia, HR, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Blue MBA launches Alumni Association – a “fantastically valuable network”

Blue MBA launches Alumni Association – a “fantastically valuable network”
Irene Rosberg A new advance for the Executive MBA in Shipping and Logistics (the Blue MBA) is underway with the establishment of its Alumni Association. The Association will be a channel for closer links around the globe between the senior executives in the maritime and associated sectors who have graduated,...
May 7th, 2017 | Academia, Associations, Clubs, Communication, Events, Maritime Education and Training, News, People and Places | Read More

Capt. Antonio M. Padrón participates in the 1st Iberoamerican Offshore Congress

Capt. Antonio M. Padrón participates in the 1st Iberoamerican Offshore Congress
Capt. Antonio M. Padrón delivering his paper Capt. Antonio M. Padrón, IMO Maritime Ambassador and Maritime Authority of Tenerife, participated in the “1st Iberoamerican Offshore Congress” held in Venezuela The Congress was organized by the CONSORCIO COSTA AFUERA, under the slogan “Towards...
May 6th, 2017 | Academia, Energy, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Gas, HR, Maritime Education and Training, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Shiprepair | Read More

From Capt. Antonio M. Padrón lecture on “Dangerous Goods” at UUL

From Capt. Antonio M. Padrón lecture on “Dangerous Goods” at UUL
The attendees Capt. Antonio M. Padrón y Santiago, “IMO Maritime Ambassador” and Maritime Authority of Tenerife, gave a lecture on “Dangerous Goods” to a group of students of the Nautical School of the University of La Laguna (ULL) The conference focused on the transport, handling and storage...
April 30th, 2017 | Academia, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

International Maritime University of Panama to host Maritime Technology Cooperation Centre for Latin America

International Maritime University of Panama to host Maritime Technology Cooperation Centre for Latin America
The International Maritime University of Panama (UMIP) has been selected to host the regional Maritime Technology Cooperation Centre (MTCC) for the Latin America region. MTCC-Latin America joins MTCCs in Africa, Asia and the Caribbean under the Global MTTC Network (GMN) project, funded by the European...
April 26th, 2017 | Academia, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Butler students launch Bermuda-based captive

Butler students launch Bermuda-based captive
Butler University students at the BDA offices, with BDA Business Development Coordinator Mark Darko and Professor Zach Finn (fifth and sixth from left, front row) Hamilton, Bermuda, April 23, 2017 – An American university has chosen Bermuda as its domicile for the first known student-run captive...
April 24th, 2017 | Academia, Education and Training, Insurance and Reinsurance | Read More

University steers new course in Maritime Training

University steers new course in Maritime Training
Mersey Maritime LJMU simulator A new portfolio of STCW (Standards on Training, Certification and Watchkeeping) and bespoke training courses has been launched by Liverpool John Moores University’s (LJMU) Maritime Centre. The portfolio is part of LJMU’s expanded professional training delivered through...
April 20th, 2017 | Academia, HR, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

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