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

Save 25% fuel and eliminate blackouts…. Meet Optixmarine at Nor-shipping

Save 25% fuel and eliminate blackouts…. Meet Optixmarine at Nor-shipping
SAVE 25% FUEL & ELIMINATE BLACKOUTS The gearbox OptixDrive enable main engines to run on variable (optimum) rpm instead of fixed rpm Saving up to 700 ton fuel annually per vessel Lowering emissions of CO2, NOx & SOx Eliminating 95% of all “blackouts” onboard MEET...
April 27th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Trump: The First One Hundred Days

Trump: The First One Hundred Days
Metamorphoses of President Trump US president running into contradictions and dangers Whatever may come of Donald Trump’s economic programme, it doesn’t seem likely to become reality any time soon. The new president, in office for 100 days on 29 April – offering what Steven Mnuchin, his Treasury...
April 27th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Inaugural Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City is resounding success

Inaugural Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City is resounding success
… Vietnam is next big hotspot for automotive industry and aftermarket in ASEAN region Exhibitors and visitors pleased with new show, location and automotive market The first edition and Vietnam’s leading regional trade fair for the automotive service industry, Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City,...
April 27th, 2017 | Automobiles, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | 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

TOC Asia 2017: Three’s company but four’s a crowd in south-east Asia’s transhipment tango

TOC Asia 2017:  Three’s company but four’s a crowd in south-east Asia’s transhipment tango
… Singapore, 26.04.17 – The chances of a creating a fourth container transhipment hub in south-east Asia appear to be growing increasingly slim, delegates at this week’s TOC Asia Container Supply Chain event in Singapore were told. Carrier consolidation, in terms of the new alliance...
April 26th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Record number of visitors at Intermodal Asia 2017

Record number of visitors at Intermodal Asia 2017
Sophie Ahmed Intermodal Asia took place 21st-23rd March 2017, welcoming a record number of visitors to its 4thedition in Shanghai, China. With more than 8,500 visitors, 160 global exhibitors and 85 expert speakers, Intermodal Asia successfully brought together the senior decision makers from the container...
April 26th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Logistics | Read More

London voted world’s top maritime financial city

London voted world’s top maritime financial city
London has been voted the world’s leading financial maritime city, according to a report published by Menon Economics. The report’s authors said London had a “special position in the financial industry globally and was in 2017 again ranked as the leading financial city in the world.” According...
April 26th, 2017 | Awards, Breaking News, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Shipping Centers | Read More

Maritime and Port Authority in Singapore Honours “K”LINE Group Company

Maritime and Port Authority in Singapore Honours “K”LINE Group Company
Mrs Josephine Teo – Senior Minister of State, Prime Minister’s Office, Ministry of Foreign Affairs & Ministry of Transport, Singapore with Mr. Makoto Hashizume – President & CEO of KLPL. Kudos to “K” Line Pte Ltd for Clinching International Maritime Centre (Corporate) Award 2017 We...
April 26th, 2017 | Awards, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

ABB launches Shipping 4.0 with search for ‘Power of the Future’

ABB launches Shipping 4.0 with search for ‘Power of the Future’
… ABB has launched its Shipping 4.0 concept with a high-level roundtable discussion on the ‘Power of the Future.’ Industry leaders and journalists met with ABB experts to discuss the technologies and power sources that are shaping the maritime industry. In response to the changing needs of...
April 26th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

ABB at Hannover Messe 2017: Showcasing customer value in the digital age

ABB at Hannover Messe 2017: Showcasing customer value in the digital age
ABB’s technology innovations help customers seize the opportunities of the Energy and Fourth Industrial Revolutions ABB will present its industry-leading portfolio of digital solutions, ABB Ability™, at this year’s Hanover Fair from April 24-28, connecting with the trade fair’s slogan “Integrated...
April 25th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

High-profile line-up for Northern Ireland World Trade Summit

High-profile line-up for Northern Ireland World Trade Summit
Lord Empey will be among the heavyweight line-up of speakers at the Northern Ireland World Trade Summit on June 13. A one-off major business conference will be held in Belfast on June 13. The ‘Landscape Post Brexit’ World Trade Summit will feature a heavyweight line-up of international trade experts,...
April 24th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

ESPO Conference 2017 – 1 and 2 June in Barcelona: let’s go through the programme!

ESPO Conference 2017 – 1 and 2 June in Barcelona: let’s go through the programme!
24 April 2017 “Ports in a changing climate, a changing world”: this is the central theme of the ESPO 2017 Annual Conference, taking place on 1 and 2 June, kindly hosted by the Port of Barcelona. The first conference day will look into ways to limit the increase of global temperature well below 2°C...
April 24th, 2017 | Associations, Climate, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Cyber Security General Awareness Training

Cyber Security General Awareness Training
DNV GL acknowledges that the maritime sector is in need of adequate cyber security to safeguard organizations, assets and information. To that end, Maritime Academy Hellas is offering on 11 May 2017, a 1-day general awareness Cyber Security course in order to provide awareness for all personnel and...
April 21st, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Safety and Security | Read More

Plethora of Ministers at All-ENERGY 2017

Plethora of Ministers at All-ENERGY 2017
Nicola Sturgeon The build-up to All-Energy 2017 (Glasgow, 10-11 May) sees the announcement that not only will Scotland’s First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon MSP be taking part in the opening plenary session on 10 May, but two other Scottish Government Ministers will be at the UK’s largest renewable and...
April 21st, 2017 | Energy, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Bermuda promotes America’s Cup at RIMS 2017

Bermuda promotes America’s Cup at RIMS 2017
Premier Michael Dunkley at last year’s RIMS conference in San Diego, CA Hamilton, Bermuda, April 18, 2017 – A delegation of Bermuda government and industry representatives will turn the spotlight on the 35th America’s Cup at next week’s Risk and Insurance Management Society...
April 18th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Insurance and Reinsurance | Read More

Registrations open for Nor-Shipping 2017 Charity Fun Run

Registrations open for Nor-Shipping 2017 Charity Fun Run
Icebreaker social event on Monday of Nor-Shipping 2017 to support seafarer welfare through nominated charity, the Mission to Seafarers LONDON – 18 April 2017: Nor-Shipping, the leading maritime event week, today opened registration for this year’s 5k charity fun run. Taking place on Monday 29th May,...
April 18th, 2017 | Associations, Charity, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

1 DAY TO GO …. and a recap of 7 days of blogs…

1 DAY TO GO …. and a recap of 7 days of blogs…
1 DAY TO GO …. and a recap of 7 days of blogs: IMCA TAKES ACTION AS COUNTDOWN TO DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION ON THE JONES ACT CHANGES DRAWS CLOSE Every day for the past week in the countdown to the deadline for submission on the Jones Act changes, the International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA)...
April 17th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

LISW17 announces speaker line-up for flagship conference

LISW17 announces speaker line-up for flagship conference
IMO Secretary-General Kitack Lim Thought leaders from the world of government, finance, international trade, shipowning and insurance as well as artificial intelligence innovation and technology will headline the speaker line-up at the flagship London International Shipping Week 2017 (LISW17) conference...
April 13th, 2017 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

5 days to go – IMCA takes action as countdown to deadline for submission on the Jones Act changes draws close

5 days to go – IMCA takes action as countdown to deadline for submission on the Jones Act changes draws close
Myth: Improved U.S. Jobs Market The International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) is selecting a key fact a day on the countdown to the April 18, 2017 U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) comment submission deadline, to highlight the potential risks if CBP revokes 40 years of precedent as reflected...
April 13th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Gas, Jobs, Oil Industry | Read More

Capt. Antonio M. Padrón attends José Segura Clavell book presentation

Capt. Antonio M. Padrón attends José Segura Clavell book presentation
l to r: Capt. Antonio M. Padrón, Hon. Mr. Fernando Clavijo, Mr. José Segura and Mr. Francisco Pomares Capt. Antonio M. Padrón y Santiago, “IMO Maritime Ambassador” and Maritime Authority of Tenerife, participated in the presentation of the book “Special Registry of Ships and Shipping...
April 12th, 2017 | Books, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Cape Town hosts Nautical Institute Command Seminar

Cape Town hosts Nautical Institute Command Seminar
Captain Harry Gale FNI 10.04.17 – The second in The Nautical Institute’s 2017 series of Command Seminars continues to focus on Navigation Accidents and their Causes, a topic that is receiving considerable attention in the industry. The seminar began today in Cape Town, South Africa, with NI President...
April 10th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Sovcomflot sums up results of its participation in Gastech 2017…

Sovcomflot sums up results of its participation in Gastech 2017…
Sergey Frank President & CEO of Sovcomflot Sovcomflot sums up results of its participation in Gastech 2017: future of tanker industry belongs to LNG-fuelled vessels  The Sovcomflot delegation, headed by President and CEO Sergey Frank, took part in the Gastech 2017 Conference and Exhibition taking...
April 7th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, LNG, Markets, Tankers | Read More

Geopolitical Developments: Risks and Opportunities

Geopolitical Developments: Risks and Opportunities
Dr. Thanos Dokos delivering his speech The Piraeus Marine Club enhances its role as a center for regional intelligence for its Membership On Wednesday the 29th of March 2017 the Piraeus Marine Club featured a talk as a part of its series of Working Luncheons highlighting key current events issues entitled...
April 7th, 2017 | Clubs, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Maritime Industry to hold “China Day” during LISW17

Maritime Industry to hold “China Day” during LISW17
David Dingle, Chairman of Maritime UK and Carnival UK Maritime UK will draw on the successes of its very recent trade mission to Shanghai by organising a ‘China Day’ during the forthcoming London International Shipping Week 2017 (LISW17), due to be held in Britain’s capital from September 11 to...
April 6th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

IUMI reports continued increase in frequency of major vessel casualties

IUMI reports continued increase in frequency of major vessel casualties
Donald Harrell, Chairman of IUMI’s Facts & Figures committee Rising energy claims against a reducing premium base; and the increased cargo accumulation risk onboard vessels and in port continue to challenge marine insurers. Statistics released at the International Union of Marine Insurance (IUMI)...
April 6th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marine Insurance | Read More