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

LISW17 Conference Programme and Speakers announced!

LISW17 Conference Programme and Speakers announced!
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 to be held at the Grosvenor...
June 20th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

European Dockworkers to hold two-hour strikes on June 29

European Dockworkers to hold two-hour strikes on June 29
The International Dockworkers Council (IDC) has called a Europe-wide port stoppage in support of the conflict faced by Spanish dockers and in opposition to the ultra-liberal policies of the European Commission (EC).  Once the conflict in Spain has been resolved, the IDC expects the EC to reconvene...
June 19th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Strikes | Read More

EAAW VII set for success

EAAW VII set for success
Over 120 delegates from 5 countries are expected at this week’s Engine As A Weapon International Symposium (EAAW VII) in Bristol (20 and 21 June at No.1 Brunel Square), with its topical theme ‘Combat Power at Sea’. Organised by FIGS Events Limited on behalf of the Institute of Marine Engineering,...
June 19th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMarEST | Read More

Ocean Scientists and Subsea engineers gather in Aberdeen for milestone conference

Prof. John Watson Hundreds of delegates are expected to turn out for the 60th 2017 Oceans conference at the Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre which opens on Tuesday (June 19). Organised jointly by the IEEE Ocean Engineering Society (OES) and the Marine Technology Society (MTS), this will be the...
June 16th, 2017 | Academia, Alternative Sources of Energy, Construction, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Oceanology | Read More

Marine Money’s Shipping at the Crossroads

Marine Money’s Shipping at the Crossroads
Singapore From Marine Money: 16th Annual Marine Money Week Asia, Tuesday and Wednesday, September 19 and 20, 2017, St. Regis Hotel, Singapore SHIPPING AT THE CROSSROADS It is with great pleasure that we are hosting our 16th Annual Marine Money Week Asia event themed ‘Shipping At The Crossroads‘...
June 15th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Shipfinance | Read More

Dropping BDI@865 and Geops* uncertainty

Dropping BDI@865 and Geops* uncertainty
John Faraclas – picture credits Panagiotis Tsakos Photography – Uncertain volatility coupled with new tactics and mode of fixing ships knock-off the markets. Uncertainty in Geops (Geopolitics) will create chaos in trading. John Faraclas midweek report: The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost five...
June 14th, 2017 | European Union, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Markets, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Reports, Shipping Indices | Read More

LISW17 publishes speaker line-up for flagship conference

LISW17 publishes speaker line-up for flagship conference
IMO Secretary-General Kitack Lim The programme for the flagship London International Shipping Week 2017 (LISW17) conference to be held at the Grosvenor House Hotel on London’s Park Lane, on Thursday 14th September has been published on the official LISW17 website (https://londoninternationalshippingweek.com/conferenceprogramme-2017/). To...
June 9th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Digital Ship is bringing The Maritime CIO Forum to Tokyo on 30 August 2017

Digital Ship is bringing The Maritime CIO Forum to Tokyo on 30 August 2017
Shipping is waking up to a new era, where digitalisation is creating increased opportunity for development and innovation. With this in mind, Digital Ship is excited to be heading back to Japan to hold the next in our series of highly respected Maritime CIO Forums, where the focus will be on how to...
June 8th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IT and Communications, Shipmanagement | Read More

Two highly topical presentations at IMCA Europe & Africa region meeting

Two highly topical presentations at  IMCA Europe & Africa region meeting
Alan Macleay International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) members and guests attending the association’s Europe & Africa Region meeting at the Novotel Amsterdam Schiphol Airport on Tuesday 13 June will hear two highly topical presentations. The first by Evert van Herel, Project Manager of...
June 7th, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Energy, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Capt. Antonio M. Padrón at the WISTA-Med conference

Capt. Antonio M. Padrón at the WISTA-Med conference
Capt. Antonio M. Padrón delivering his speech Capt. Antonio M. Padrón, “IMO Maritime Ambassador” and Maritime Authority of Tenerife participated in the WISTA MED CONFERENCE, held in Madrid The events took place in the auditorium of the Madrid Bar Association, together with the WISTA MED...
June 6th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Maritime Education and Training, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Inaugural Meeting of the Arctic Shipping Best Practices Information Forum (5-6 June 2017)

Inaugural Meeting of the Arctic Shipping Best Practices Information Forum (5-6 June 2017)
Ashok Mahapatra, Director of the Maritime Safety Division of the IMO Today, 6 June 2017, at Lloyd’s Register’s office in London, the inaugural meeting of the Arctic Shipping Best Practices Information Forum concluded. The Forum has been established by the eight Arctic States (Canada, the...
June 6th, 2017 | Arctic Shipping, Classification Societies, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

DNV GL and CMIH ink agreement to cooperate in shipbuilding

DNV GL and CMIH ink agreement to cooperate in shipbuilding
(front – from left to right) Gui Ming Zhu, Deputy General Manager of CMIH and Director of Yiu Lian Dockyards (Shekou) Limited, and Torgeir Sterri, Regional Manager Greater China at DNV GL – Maritime, signed a strategic cooperation agreement at Nor-Shipping this week. Oslo, 2 June 2017: At Nor-Shipping...
June 2nd, 2017 | Classification Societies, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Gas, Gas Carriers, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

American Salvage Association Upholds Value of Response Providers Salvage and Marine Firefighting Services Under Commercial Attack

American Salvage Association Upholds Value of Response Providers Salvage and Marine Firefighting Services Under Commercial Attack
Todd Schauer June 1, 2017- Washington, DC   In a recent statement at a Congressional hearing, American Salvage Association (ASA) President, Todd Schauer, was required to defend the response capabilities of the industry, and, by extension, the implementation of regulations themselves by the United States...
June 1st, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Politics and Government, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

Dubai Maritime Cluster Office makes a big impression at Norshipping

Dubai Maritime Cluster Office makes a big impression at Norshipping
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, June 01, 2017 • More than 5,500 companies operate in Dubai’s maritime sector, undertaking 13,000 activities • AED 26.9 billion sector supports Dubai economy generating 76,000 jobs • Office’s main priority is to make the emirate one of world’s most competitive...
June 1st, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

PERFECt phase II readies COGES LNG boxship for the order book

PERFECt phase II readies COGES LNG boxship for the order book
PERFECt II presentation at Nor-Shipping 2017 (from left to right): Thomas Eefsen, Chief Commercial Officer, OMT; Pierre Sames, Group Technology and Research Director, DNV GL; Barbara Stanley, Vice President Power Generation, Caterpillar Solar Turbines; Julien Bec, Vice President LNG as Fuel GTT; Juha...
May 31st, 2017 | Awards, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

The BDI@900 and messy geopolitics; it’s the nature of the beast…

The BDI@900 and messy geopolitics; it’s the nature of the beast…
John Faraclas As mention last Friday the eventuality of further frustrating losses particularly in the Dry market now creates the mess! Geopolitically the mess is here to stay. John Faraclas’ brief daily recap: With the BDI losing 12 points the Dry Market enters a very difficult and unpredictable period...
May 30th, 2017 | Dry Bulkcarriers, Energy, European Union, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Markets, News, Organisations, Politics and Government, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Tankers, UN | Read More

Bespoke London unveiled as third Show for London Boat Show 2018

Bespoke London unveiled as third Show for London Boat Show 2018
A premium event targeting a global high net worth audience Offering a new opportunity for you to meet extremely affluent consumers British Marine Boat Shows is delighted to announce Bespoke London as the eagerly awaited third Show – another very special event to compliment the London Boat Show and...
May 30th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marinas, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Highly relevant industrial visit planned for MECSS 2017 delegates

Highly relevant industrial visit planned for MECSS 2017 delegates
The University of Strathclyde’s Power Networks Demonstration Centre (PNDC) is scheduled to play an important role for delegates at the third Marine Electrical and Control Systems Safety Conference (MECSS 2017) being held in Glasgow onWednesday 22 and Thursday 23 November, as it will host an Industrial...
May 30th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, IMarEST, Technical, Technology | Read More

DNV GL at Nor-Shipping: A digital journey to the top of classification

DNV GL at Nor-Shipping: A digital journey to the top of classification
Attendees experience the DNV GL digital journey Oslo, 29 May 2017: DNV GL held it’s traditional press conference at the Nor-Shipping trade fair today. This year, the event took place on the impressive Vision of the Fjords, a DNV GL-classed carbon fibre, hybrid ferry. The content showcased DNV GL’s...
May 29th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Nor-Shipping 2017: VIKING has the power to simplify safety

Nor-Shipping 2017: VIKING has the power to simplify safety
VIKING Life-Saving Equipment Senior Vice President, Benny Carlsen This year’s edition of Nor-Shipping will see VIKING showcase its ability to optimize and simplify safety for shipowners and seafarers alike. Presenting the latest evolution of its successful Shipowner Agreement concept, along with brand...
May 29th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Health and Safety, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology | Read More

BDA Newsletter: SPECIAL EDITION RIMS 2017 RECAP

BDA Newsletter: SPECIAL EDITION RIMS 2017 RECAP
Team Bermuda RIMS 2017 in Philadelphia saw a full delegation flying the flag for Bermuda. Premier Michael Dunkley was joined by Finance Minister Bob Richards, Economic Development Minister Dr Grant Gibbons, plus representatives from industry, the BDA, Bermuda Monetary Authority and Bermuda Tourism Authority...
May 26th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | 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 14 June 2017, a 1-day general awareness Cyber Security course in order to provide awareness for all personnel and...
May 25th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Safety and Security | Read More

First attraction announced for new Boating & Watersports Holiday Show

First attraction announced for new Boating & Watersports Holiday Show
… Dedicated feature to showcase inland holidays British Marine Boat Shows is excited to unveil its first attraction for the brand new Boating & Watersports Holiday Show 2018. At the centre of this innovative new Holiday Show will be an interactive area focusing on recreating the spectacular...
May 24th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marinas, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Thuraya Showcases Aero and WE at CommunicAsia 2017

Thuraya Showcases Aero and WE at CommunicAsia 2017
Thuraya stand at CommunicAsia 2017 Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 24th May 2017: Thuraya Telecommunications Company is currently showcasing its latest products, solutions, and services at this year’s CommunicAsia exhibition and conference in Singapore. Visitors to booth 1T1-01 between May 23 to 25 can...
May 24th, 2017 | Communication, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IT and Communications | Read More

Merchant ships’ involvement in migrants’ search and rescue operations growing again

Merchant ships’ involvement in migrants’ search and rescue operations growing again
From the Warsaw meeting ECSA’s Maritime Security Working Group recently had an exchange of views with the European Border and Coast Guard Agency in Warsaw on maritime security issues. The Shipping industry is directly affected by challenges, such as migrants at sea.  Whereas the number of migrants...
May 24th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Health and Safety, Immigration, Maritime Accidents, Safety and Security | Read More