Archive for the ‘Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums’ Category

COVID-19: Government Job Retention Scheme announced

COVID-19: Government Job Retention Scheme announced
COVID-19: Government Job Retention Scheme announced Financial support for workers and the self-employed On 20 March, the government also announced that pubs, restaurants and cafes are ordered to close from Friday evening and other leisure businesses as soon as possible to help fight the COVID-19 outbreak.  COVID-19...
March 20th, 2020 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Health and Safety | Read More

Maritime Association of NY/NJ Reschedules International Maritime Hall of Fame Dinner

Maritime Association of NY/NJ Reschedules International Maritime Hall of Fame Dinner
l to r: Lisa Lutoff-Perlo, President and CEO, Celebrity Cruises Inc.; James R. Mara, President Emeritus, Metropolitan Marine Maintenance Contractors’ Association; James I. Newsome III, President and CEO, South Carolina Ports Authority; Dr. Nikolas P. Tsakos, President and CEO, Tsakos Energy Navigation...
March 20th, 2020 | Awards, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

In an industry awash with postponed events, marine clean tech companies go virtual

In an industry awash with postponed events, marine clean tech companies go virtual
In an industry awash with postponed events, marine clean tech companies go virtual GOTHENBURG, SWEDEN – MARCH 19, 2020: Anyone working in the shipping industry will know that face-to-face meetings and networking is what we do best. As organisations worldwide increasingly turn to virtual solutions...
March 19th, 2020 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, IT and Communications, Technology | Read More

St Kitts and Nevis International Ship Registry to Sponsor a Female Cadet

St Kitts and Nevis International Ship Registry to Sponsor a Female Cadet
Liam Ryan St Kitts and Nevis International Ship Registry to Sponsor a Female Cadet to attend WISTA’s 2020 International Conference In Hamburg The St Kitts and Nevis International Ship Registry (SKANReg) has underlined it commitment to the need for greater gender diversity in the shipping industry by...
March 11th, 2020 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Flags, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Postponement of the Greek Shipping Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony & Dinner 2020

Postponement of the Greek Shipping Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony & Dinner 2020
Postponement of the Greek Shipping Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony & Dinner 2020 Annual dinner event and announcement of new Inductees have been rescheduled for Monday 5 October The Greek Shipping Hall of Fame has today announced that its Induction Ceremony & Dinner 2020, that was scheduled...
March 10th, 2020 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Maritime History and Museums, Person Profiles | Read More

Posidonia Newsletter 2

Posidonia Newsletter 2
.. Posidonia Newsletter 2 Dear Viewers, Please find attached herebelow the 2nd Posidonia 2020 newsletter. We look forward to welcoming you to Posidonia 2020! The Posidonia Team Posidonia2020_Newsletter_Issue02
March 10th, 2020 | Communication, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

BioFouling and Offshore Renewable Energy

BioFouling and Offshore Renewable Energy
BioFouling and Offshore Renewable Energy BIOFOULING AND OFFSHORE RENEWABLE ENERGY – GLOFOULING PROJECT WEBINAR WOC Reaches Out to Engage Offshore Renewable Energy in Ocean re Solutions to Biofouling: Third GloFouling Project Webinar, 17 March 10 March 2020 The World Ocean Council (WOC) – the lead...
March 10th, 2020 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Multimodal 2020: Sustainability in Supply chain takes centre stage

Multimodal 2020: Sustainability in Supply chain takes centre stage
Multimodal 2020: Sustainability in Supply chain takes centre stage Sustainability issues within global supply chains will take centre stage at Multimodal 2020, the UK, Ireland, and Northern Europe’s premier freight transport, logistics and supply chain management event, which is set to take place...
March 9th, 2020 | Canals, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Rail | Read More

LNG; A compass for sustainable shipping in the Eastern Mediterranean

LNG; A compass for sustainable shipping in the Eastern Mediterranean
Fernando Kalligas, Head of CEO Office at Hellenic Gas Transmission System Operator S.A. (DESFA), Cpt. Weng Lin, Deputy CEO at Piraeus Port Authority S.A (PPA), Ioannis Plakiotakis, Greek Minister of Maritime Affairs & Insular Policy, YU ZengGang, Board of Directors Chairman at Piraeus Port Authority...
March 9th, 2020 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, LNG | Read More

Shipping 4.0 Reimagined – New tech logs in and on full display at Posidonia 2020

Shipping 4.0 Reimagined – New tech logs in and on full display at Posidonia 2020
A view from the 2018 Posidonia exhibition Shipping 4.0 Reimagined – New tech logs in and on full display at Posidonia 2020. Tech start-ups and entrepreneurs will wow Posidonia 2020’s visitors and delegates this summer with their latest, high tech, digitally-enabled and data-driven solutions to age-old...
March 9th, 2020 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

Rishi Sunak’s tax troubles, Financial innovation and central banks

Rishi Sunak’s tax troubles, Financial innovation and central banks
.. Rishi Sunak’s tax troubles, Financial innovation and central banks Wednesday 4 March 2020 Vol.11 Ed.10.2 Commentary: Rishi Sunak’s tax troubles By Meghnad Desai in London Rishi Sunak, the UK’s surprise new chancellor of the exchequer, has been appointed at an opportune time. Fortunately...
March 4th, 2020 | Comment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Markets | Read More

RINA’s Class act with Digitilization at IMarEST event.

RINA’s Class act with Digitilization at IMarEST event.
The RINA team with IMarEST UAE secretary Nikeel Idnani RINA’s Class act with Digitilization at IMarEST event. Dubai, 27 February 2020 – Class societies provide independent assurance of safety and environmental compliance, establishing the bedrock of successful ship operations. To enhance operational...
March 3rd, 2020 | Classification Societies, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMarEST, Safety and Security | Read More

Prospects for the rail freight sector

Prospects for the rail freight sector
Prospects for the rail freight sector With the Rail Freight Group Conference fast approaching, we are we are excited to share insight from Rail Freight Group’s Director General Maggie Simpson who will be chairing the event.  Maggie Simpson, Director General, Rail Freight Group  “The...
March 3rd, 2020 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Rail | Read More

VENLYS Maritime Specialisation Services Newsletter 2020 Issue 1

VENLYS Maritime Specialisation Services Newsletter 2020 Issue 1
VENLYS Maritime Specialisation Services Newsletter 2020 Issue 1 Changing the Human Performance for the Future March 2020, Issue 1 Editorial We are excited to host a very interesting and timely article by Mr. Tom Adams, Crisis Response Manager at Navigate Response, the strongest global network for crisis...
March 3rd, 2020 | Communication, Consulting, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, HR, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Extreme weather – are ocean indusries ready for a “new normal”?

Extreme weather – are ocean indusries ready for a “new normal”?
Extreme weather – are ocean indusries ready for a “new normal”? WOC Invites the Global Ocean Business and Investment Community to the International Union of Marine Insurance (IUMI) Webinar on Impacts of Extreme Weather for Maritime Industries 3 March 2020 The International Union of...
March 3rd, 2020 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marine Insurance | Read More

Maritime Week Americas | Early Bird tickets end this Friday

Maritime Week Americas | Early Bird tickets end this Friday
Maritime Week Americas | Early Bird tickets end this Friday Conference and Training Early Bird Discounts End Friday 6 March – Book Your Place TodayMWA 2020 comprises a full programme of key events, featuring the MWA 2020 Conference plus top-level training, including a brand-new Marine Fuel Analysis...
March 2nd, 2020 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

INMARSAT confirmed as diamond sponsor of LISW2

INMARSAT confirmed as diamond sponsor of LISW2
. INMARSAT confirmed as diamond sponsor of LISW2 LONDON: MARCH 2, 2020:  The organisers of London International Shipping Week are proud to announce that Inmarsat plc has signed up as Diamond Sponsor of next year’s event, LISW21. This announcement follows confirmation that the week-long premier global...
March 2nd, 2020 | Communication, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IT and Communications | Read More

Boating Journalists Recognized for Best Writing and Imaging

Boating Journalists Recognized for Best Writing and Imaging
. Boating Journalists Recognized for Best Writing and Imaging MIAMI – Feb. 25, 2020 – (Marine NewsWire) Boating and fishing journalists, photographers and videographers were recognized at the start of the 2020 Miami International Boat Show in an annual awards program conducted by the membership...
February 25th, 2020 | Awards, Books, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Photography, Press and Media, Reports, Sailing | Read More

Sub-Committee on Pollution Prevention and Response (PPR 7), 17-21 February 2020

Sub-Committee on Pollution Prevention and Response (PPR 7), 17-21 February 2020
. Sub-Committee on Pollution Prevention and Response (PPR 7), 17-21 February 2020 Prohibiting the use and carriage for use as fuel of heavy fuel oil by ships in the Arctic waters- draft MARPOL amendments agreed The Sub-Committee on Pollution Prevention and Response (PPR) agreed draft amendments to MARPOL...
February 25th, 2020 | Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Pollution | Read More

Flagship Event of BlueGrowth

Flagship Event of BlueGrowth
Flagship Event of BlueGrowth “Emerging Maritime Startups in Greece” Flagship Event of BlueGrowth On March 9, at 17:30 the venue of the Piraeus Port Authority will host the Flagship Event of BlueGrowth “Emerging Maritime Startups in Greece”. The event has an objective to...
February 25th, 2020 | Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

2020 Ocean Super Year – What Does It Mean for Business

2020 Ocean Super Year – What Does It Mean for Business
2020 Ocean Super Year – What Does It Mean for Business 2020 – “SUPER YEAR FOR THE OCEAN”: WHAT DOES THIS MEAN FOR THE GLOBAL OCEAN BUSINESS COMMUNITY? A Series of Major Ocean Events and Developments will Take Place This Year, with Important Implications and Opportunities for Ocean Industries 24...
February 24th, 2020 | Emissions, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Pollution | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 22-Feb-2020 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 23 FEBRUARY-7 MARCH 2020 Worldwide World Holidays: 23 February-7 March 2020 Saturday, February 22, 2020, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Sun 23 Feb – Day of Defender of the Fatherland (Russia) Sun...
February 22nd, 2020 | Anniversaries, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

“What shipping did next”

“What shipping did next”
“What shipping did next” Some perspectives during European Shipping Week from Tom Boardley, Secretary General, Cruise Lines International Association European Shipping Week is always a great occasion to meet up with colleagues and friends from across the industry, exchange views and catch up on...
February 20th, 2020 | Associations, Cruise Industry, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Elcome Sponsors Discussion of Future Satellite Constellations & Modernizing of GMDSS

Elcome Sponsors Discussion of Future Satellite Constellations & Modernizing of GMDSS
Mads Ebbesen, Sales Manager Maritime Cobham SATCOM Elcome Sponsors Discussion of Future Satellite Constellations & Modernizing of GMDSS Dubai, 13 February 2020 – Elcome International hosted a special meeting of the IMarEST UAE branch to discuss the future of maritime communications.  The...
February 20th, 2020 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMarEST, IT and Communications | Read More

The Maritime Association of the Port of New York and New Jersey Names 2020 International Maritime Hall of Fame Inductees

The Maritime Association of the Port of New York and New Jersey Names 2020 International Maritime Hall of Fame Inductees
The Maritime Association of the Port of New York and New Jersey Names 2020 International Maritime Hall of Fame Inductees 27th Annual Dinner Slated for May 13 at the Grand Hyatt, New York City NEW YORK, NY, January 29, 2020—The Maritime Association of the Port of New York and New Jersey (MAPONY/NJ)...
February 20th, 2020 | Awards, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More