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

Celestyal Cruises wins five awards at Tourism Awards 2017

Celestyal Cruises wins five awards at Tourism Awards 2017
…Celestyal’s winners! Annual Ceremony Celebrates Excellence in Travel & Tourism Piraeus, Greece — Celestyal Cruises, the only home-porting cruise operator in Greece and the preeminent sea cruise line serving Greek destinations and the island of Cuba, today announced it won five...
March 24th, 2017 | Awards, Cruise Industry, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

ESPO Conference 2017: register now and be part of this major EU port event!

ESPO Conference 2017: register now and be part of this major EU port event!
Port of Barcelona 24 March 2017 Ports in a changing climate, a changing world The European Sea Ports Organisation (ESPO) is inviting its members, policy makers and stakeholders to join the 14thedition of its annual conference, which will be hosted by the Port of Barcelona. The event will take place on...
March 24th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Vinexpo & JF Hillbrand: a partnership that lasts

Vinexpo & JF Hillbrand: a partnership that lasts
Christophe BERNARD, CEO of JF Hillebrand Group After already two successful editions, Vinexpo Bordeaux 2015 and Vinexpo Hong Kong 2016, Vinexpo and JF Hillebrand pursue their partnership for Vinexpo Bordeaux 2017 from June 18th to 21st. MAINZ, 24th March 2017. Vinexpo and JF Hillebrand are both international...
March 24th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Food and Drink | Read More

British Safety Council – the past, present and future

British Safety Council – the past, present and future
​The British Safety Council launches its 60th anniversary celebrations using the medium of film to reflect on the organisation’s past, present and future The British Safety Council held a gala film night, hosted by eminent film critic Mark Kermode, to demonstrate the contribution it has made to improving...
March 24th, 2017 | Anniversaries, Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Story of the Day | Read More

NAMEPA, Tall Ships America Sign MOU to Advance Maritime Education

NAMEPA, Tall Ships America Sign MOU to Advance Maritime Education
Bert Rogers, Executive Director, TSA; Michael J. Rauworth, President and Board Chairman, TSA; Carleen Lyden-Kluss, Co-Founder/Executive Director, NAMPEA; Joe Hughes, Chairman of the Board, NAMEPA Organizations’ focus on nautical sciences, seafaring skills and the importance of protecting the marine...
March 22nd, 2017 | Associations, Charity, Emissions, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, Oceanology, Pollution | Read More

IMarEST hosts 114th Annual Dinner with much success

IMarEST hosts 114th Annual Dinner with much success
… Guests gathered for the IMarEST 114th Annual Dinner at Guildhall, City of London to celebrate another year for the Institute. Prof. Chris Hodge OBE FREng FIMarEST, 115th President of IMarEST, gave a warm welcome, speaking of the Institute’s transformation over recent years: “We are now,...
March 22nd, 2017 | Anniversaries, Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMarEST | Read More

H.E. the President of the Republic of Cyprus H.E. Nicos Anastasiades speaks at Capital Link’s event in New York

H.E. the President of the Republic of Cyprus H.E. Nicos Anastasiades speaks at Capital Link’s event in New York
H.E. Nicos Anastassiades, President – Republic of Cyprus The “Capital Link Invest in Cyprus Forum” aims to raise awareness about Cyprus as an investment and business destination to a wider investor audience through a prestigious, high caliber, high impact international summit that takes place in...
March 22nd, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Mersey Maritime to connect businesses and senior decision makers in Dragons’-style event

Mersey Maritime to connect businesses and senior decision makers in Dragons’-style event
Chris Shirling-Rooke Maritime sector representative in the North West Mersey Maritime will host an innovative event connecting businesses to key decision makers to boost supply chain opportunities for SMEs – in a Dragons’ Den style format. The two-hour Innovation event that is being held with Peel...
March 22nd, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Gourmet gathering for ABP employees

Gourmet gathering for ABP employees
Staff at the Immingham Container Terminal enjoy a well earned lunch provided by Vincere Hospitality (Image courtesy of ABP) Staff at both Immingham Bulk Park (IBP) and Immingham Container Terminal (ICT) started their shifts with a smile this week as ABP’s newly established Port Manager for Grimsby...
March 21st, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Food and Drink, HR, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Cayman Maritime Services Park CEO to be at Shipping 2017

Cayman Maritime Services Park CEO to be at Shipping 2017
Charles Kirkconnell George Town, Grand Cayman (March 17th 2017) – Cayman Enterprise City (CEC), Cayman’s award-winning special economic zone, is geared up to target the world’s evolving maritime services industry in 2017 with Cayman Maritime Services Park (CMSP), the zone’s newest component....
March 20th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Flags | Read More

DNV GL Maritime Academy News March/April 2017

DNV GL Maritime Academy News March/April 2017
Dr. Marina Papaioannou Dear Viewers of ALL ABOUT SHIPPING, In this edition you will read about:    WMU and DNV GL Maritime Academy partner on new Postgraduate Diploma in Maritime Safety and Security Cyber Security – now! DNV GL & Seagull Maritime launches Cyber Security training IMO clarifies...
March 20th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Communication, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Speakers – Marine Money Cyprus Forum, 26 April 2017, Limassol

Speakers – Marine Money Cyprus Forum, 26 April 2017, Limassol
  Dear viewers, Shipping and ship finance experts and investors from Cyprus, Europe and beyond will attend the inaugural Marine Money Cyprus Forum on 26 April 2017 at the Four Seasons Hotel, Limassol. Program is online at www.marinemoney.com/forums/cyprus17/index. Speakers to-date: Marios...
March 20th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Shipfinance | Read More

The ‘CYBER ENABLED SHIP’ under the spotlight at 4th FIGS events technical lecture

The  ‘CYBER ENABLED SHIP’ under the spotlight at 4th FIGS events technical lecture
Bernard Twomey THE ‘CYBER ENABLED SHIP’ UNDER THE SPOTLIGHT AT 4TH FIGS EVENTS TECHNICAL LECTURE The introduction of technologies that provide ‘off ship’ support for cyber enabled vessels is moving forward at a rapid rate and is a technology embedded by a number of manufacturers. As Bernard Twomey...
March 20th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMarEST, IT and Communications, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

DigitalShip’s April Maritime CIO Forum in Marseille

DigitalShip’s April Maritime CIO Forum in Marseille
DIGITAL SHIP MARITIME CIO FORUM MARSEILLE WILL TAKE PLACE ON 4TH APRIL WITH THE FOCUS ON DIGITALISATION IN SHIPPING Identifying opportunities for growth is critical to all businesses, and especially so in such an integral industry as shipping. Staying ahead of the innovation curve is key to this development,...
March 17th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, IT and Communications, Maritime Education and Training, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

Perfect storm forecast at Transas Global Conference in Malta

Perfect storm forecast at Transas Global Conference in Malta
Frank Coles The accelerating rate of technological change is forcing the maritime industry to rethink its role within the global supply chain, some 400 delegates who had descended upon Malta for the Transas Global Conference heard last week. CORK, IRELAND – 17th March, 2017: One and a half years on...
March 17th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IT and Communications | Read More

RMT takes Save Our Seafarers 2020 campaign to SNP conference

RMT takes Save Our Seafarers 2020 campaign to SNP conference
Mick Cash MARITIME UNION RMT will be leafleting delegates at the Scottish National Party conference tomorrow (Sat 18thMarch) at the Aberdeen Arts and Conference Centre from 9:00 a.m. in a bid to highlight the Save Our Seafarers 2020 campaign. RMT’s SOS2020 campaign aims to stop the race to the bottom...
March 17th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, Labour Disputes, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore | Read More

Meeting summary of 29th Interim Meeting of Asian Shipowners’ Association Shipping Economics Review Committee

Meeting summary of 29th Interim Meeting of Asian Shipowners’ Association Shipping Economics Review Committee
The 29th Interim Meeting of ASA SERC was held in Fukuoka, Japan 10 March 2017.  The meeting was attended by 21 delegates from ASA member associations of ASEAN, China, Chinese Taipei, Hong Kong, Japan and Korea (please see attendance list attached).  ASA SERC members were firmly committed to ensure...
March 16th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

The ‘cyber enabled ship’

The ‘cyber enabled ship’
Bernard Twomey Bernard Twomey, BEng, CEng, FIET, MIMechE, FIMarEST, Bernard Twomey Consulting Ltd  The ‘cyber enabled ship’ – what are the risks and what are the mitigations? Synopsis The introduction of technologies that provide ‘off ship’ support is moving forward at...
March 16th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

BIFA focuses on multiple issues facing freight forwarders at MULTIMODAL 2017

BIFA focuses on multiple issues facing freight forwarders at MULTIMODAL 2017
Robert Keen Once again, BIFA – the British International Freight Association – will be exhibiting at the forthcoming Multimodal 2017 exhibition and conference and will use the event to outline some of the work it is doing on behalf of its members that are facing significant challenges to the provision...
March 16th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Logistics, Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

EU-Turkey deal: Open letter from refugee community leaders to European government leaders

EU-Turkey deal: Open letter from refugee community leaders to European government leaders
MARCH 15, 2017 / LEAVE A COMMENT EU-Turkey deal: Open letter from refugee community leaders to European government leaders To mark one year since the EU closed its borders, refugee community leaders – supported by the local community in Lesvos – have come together to fight for the rights of refugees...
March 15th, 2017 | Anniversaries, Associations, Breaking News, European Union, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Immigration, Letters, Organisations, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Religion, UN | Read More

Ocean Business 2017 show previews are hitting the streets…

Ocean Business 2017 show previews are hitting the streets…
Ocean Business 2017 show previews are hitting the streets – find out why it’s not to be missed! Over 10,000 copies of the Ocean Business 2017 show preview brochures are hitting the streets! Grab your copy to see the full line up of 340+ international exhibitors,...
March 15th, 2017 | Associations, Climate, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, HR, Maritime Education and Training, Oceanology, Technical, Technology | Read More

MIAL’s SEA17 Conference: leading the charge on emissions reduction

MIAL’s SEA17 Conference: leading the charge on emissions reduction
For the first time in its history, Maritime Industry Australia Limited’s SEA17 conference will be a carbon-neutral event. This year, MIAL member RightShip is covering all carbon offset costs of the conference to be held in the Gold Coast on March 27-29th. Teresa Lloyd, CEO of MIAL said “in the absence...
March 15th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Save the Date: 5th Annual Marine Money Geneva Forum on 15 June 2017

Save the Date: 5th Annual Marine Money Geneva Forum on 15 June 2017
Kevin Oates and Mia Jensen As we move through 2017 it is clear the challenges remain in the shipping and finance industries. However, it is clear too that there are opportunities for companies with access to capital or with secure trades to take advantage of attractive asset prices and be positioned...
March 15th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Shipfinance | Read More

Palau and Italy Join Forces for Maritime Seminar

Palau and Italy Join Forces for Maritime Seminar
Members of Palau International Ship Registry with the Italian Coast Guard Palau International Ship Registry (PISR) Flag Inspectors benefited from a seminar hostedbetween February 20th to 24th at Italian Coast Guard General Headquarters in Romecovering Port State Control, Safety of Navigation, Maritime...
March 14th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Flags | Read More

LISW 2017: Book your seat at the offical LISW17 conference and gala dinner

LISW 2017: Book your seat at the offical LISW17 conference and gala dinner
BOOK YOUR SEAT AT THE OFFICIAL LISW17 CONFERENCE AND GALA DINNER London International Shipping Week is one of the most important and influential shipping industry events anywhere in the world. With over 160 separate top-level events expected, including the world-class LISW17 Conference and Gala...
March 14th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More