Archive for the ‘WISTA – Women in Shipping’ Category

Another live interview with John Faraclas on Greek and international shipping and geopolitics

Another live interview with John Faraclas on Greek and international shipping and geopolitics
Achilleas Papadionysiou (l) with John Faraclas (r) Another live interview with John Faraclas on Greek and international shipping and geopolitics Following John Faraclas’s June 18th 2018 interview by SBC TV, we continue with yet another live interview he gave on Greek and international shipping, geopolitics,...
January 26th, 2020 | Academia, Alternative Sources of Energy, Archaeology, Art and auctions, Awards, Banking, Books, Charity, Climate, Communication, Cruise Industry, EEZ, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Finance, Food and Drink, Holidays, Immigration, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime History and Museums, Maritime Tourism, Military, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Pollution, Shipfinance, Technology, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

WISTA Cyprus holds 7th AGM – Empowering women on top of the Association’s agenda.

WISTA Cyprus holds 7th AGM – Empowering women on top of the Association’s agenda.
l to r: Koula Louca, Georgia Demetriou, Natalia Bury, Anna Vourgos, Helen Joannou, Chrysostomou, Monica Potsou. In absence: Gina Panayiotou and Uta SteffenPhoto Credit: Konstantinos Georgiou Photography WISTA Cyprus holds 7th AGM – Empowering women on top of the Association’s agenda. WISTA Cyprus...
January 18th, 2020 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

2020 – building on a year of action to empower women in the maritime community

2020 – building on a year of action to empower women in the maritime community
.. 2020 – building on a year of action to empower women in the maritime community  “Empowering Women in the Maritime Community” was selected as the World Maritime Day theme for 2019. This provided an opportunity to raise awareness of the importance of gender equality, in line with...
January 15th, 2020 | News, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Top-Level speakers announced for the ESW 2020 flagships conference

Top-Level speakers announced for the ESW 2020 flagships conference
. Top-Level speakers announced for the ESW 2020 flagships conference European Shipping Week 2020 (ESW2020) is pleased to announce its line-up of high-level industry speakers for its flagship conference to be held at The Hotel in Brussels, on Thursday 20th February 2020. Moderated by Carla Olival, President...
January 15th, 2020 | News, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Mrs. Ilya Espino de Marotta, the new Deputy Administrator of the Panama Canal takes office on 1st January 2020

Mrs. Ilya Espino de Marotta, the new Deputy Administrator of the Panama Canal takes office on 1st January 2020
Ing Maota with Administrator and Panama canal Minister Mrs. Ilya Espino de Marotta, the new Deputy Administrator of the Panama Canal takes office on 1st January 2020 The appointment Mrs. Ilya Espino de Marotta as the new Deputy Administrator of the Panama Canal was announced last February 2019 by the...
January 2nd, 2020 | Canals, Company Profiles, News, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Career4Sea Forum and Awards 2019

Career4Sea Forum and Awards 2019
Maria Mavroudi Career4Sea Forum and Awards 2019 Today, 14 December 2019, took place the Career4Sea Forum and Awards at Eugenides Foundation, organised by Safety4Sea. During the forum, various aspects of the Shipping Industry were presented to young students and trainee naval officers, while the speakers...
December 14th, 2019 | Awards, Events, News, People and Places, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Tototheo Maritime co-CEO, Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou awarded as International Personality of the Year at the Lloyd’s List Greek Shipping Awards 2019

Tototheo Maritime co-CEO, Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou awarded as International Personality of the Year at the Lloyd’s List Greek Shipping Awards 2019
Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou Tototheo Maritime co-CEO, Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou awarded as International Personality of the Year at the Lloyd’s List Greek Shipping Awards 2019 Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou, has been awarded as International Personality of the Year at the 16th Lloyd’s List...
December 7th, 2019 | Awards, Energy, Environment, Events, IT and Communications, Person Profiles, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

World Sailing Trust release Women in Sailing Strategic Review

World Sailing Trust release Women in Sailing Strategic Review
World Sailing Trust release Women in Sailing Strategic Review The World Sailing Trust is pleased to release its Strategic Review into Women in Sailing, a report that explores gender balance and makes a case for change to address disparities within the sport. Click here for the full Women in Sailing...
December 5th, 2019 | Reports, Sailing, Sports, WISTA - Women in Shipping, Yachting | Read More

The BDI improves further whilst the Wets fall continue amid geopolitical perplexed uncertainty

The BDI improves further whilst the Wets fall continue amid geopolitical perplexed uncertainty
John Faraclas The BDI improves further whilst the Wets fall continue amid geopolitical perplexed uncertainty The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained 40 points thanks to the triple-digit Capes rise and now stands at 1,568 points; wonder what’s up with the falling Wets. Geopolitics will surprise many in all...
December 2nd, 2019 | Chartering, Comment, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, People and Places, Reports, Shipping Indices, Tankers, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

GEODIS: Albertine Hanin named EVP Group Legal & Insurance

GEODIS: Albertine Hanin named EVP Group Legal & Insurance
Albertine Hanin GEODIS: Albertine Hanin named EVP Group Legal & Insurance Albertine Hanin has been appointed EVP Group Legal & Insurance at GEODIS. She becomes a member of the Group’s Management Board, directly reports to Marie-Christine Lombard, Chief Executive Officer of GEODIS.  Albertine...
December 2nd, 2019 | Company Profiles, HR, Land Trasnport, Logistics, News, Person Profiles, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

WISTA Hellas discussed about “Redefining Shipping, embracing a new approach”

WISTA Hellas discussed about “Redefining Shipping, embracing a new approach”
WISTA-Hellas president Angie Hartmann during her opening address WISTA Hellas discussed about “Redefining Shipping, embracing a new approach” Over 200 key players from the Greek and international shipping community came together for the WISTA Hellas 2019 Annual Forum at Athens’ Hilton Hotel on...
November 22nd, 2019 | Charity, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

WISTA and CARIBMEPA lead Caribbean Coastal clean up

WISTA and CARIBMEPA lead Caribbean Coastal clean up
CARIBMEPA and NAMEPA Board members, and delegates of the 2019 WISTA International AGM and Conference, collect trash on a Grand Cayman beach in the Cayman Islands. WISTA and CARIBMEPA Lead Caribbean Coastal Clean Up  Members of The Women’s International Shipping and Trading Association (WISTA), Women...
November 20th, 2019 | Environment, Oceanology, Pollution, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

WOC and WISTA to Sign MOU at Sustainable Ocean Summit 2019 (Paris 20-22 Nov)

WOC and WISTA to Sign MOU at Sustainable Ocean Summit 2019 (Paris 20-22 Nov)
  WOC and WISTA to Sign MOU at Sustainable Ocean Summit 2019 (Paris 20-22 Nov) WOC AND WOMEN’S INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING & TRADING ASSOCIATION (WISTA) TO SIGN MOU AT SUSTAINABLE OCEAN SUMMIT Partnership between World Ocean Council (WOC) and WISTA Will Advance Women’s Leadership in the Sustainable...
November 18th, 2019 | Associations, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Women in Ocean Industries: Leadership, Sustainable Development and Maritime Security

Women in Ocean Industries: Leadership, Sustainable Development and Maritime Security
. Women in Ocean Industries: Leadership, Sustainable Development and Maritime Security Special Speech by Brune Poirson, Minister of State attached to the Minister for the Ecological and Inclusive Transition of France, to Precede WOC Sustainable Ocean Summit (SOS) Plenary Session on Women’s Leadership...
November 18th, 2019 | Climate, Emissions, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, Oceanology, Pollution, Safety and Security, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Transparency lays bare Fed disharmony, How fintech can promote gender balance

Transparency lays bare Fed disharmony, How fintech can promote gender balance
. Transparency lays bare Fed disharmony, How fintech can promote gender balance Wednesday 6 November 2019  –  Vol.10 Ed.45.2 Commentary: Transparency lays bare Fed disharmony By Darrell Delamaide in Washington There was a time when central bankers were seen and not heard. All this has changed....
November 6th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Finance, HR, Markets, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

The BDI@ 1,656: still tough times ahead…

The BDI@ 1,656: still tough times ahead…
John Faraclas The BDI@ 1,656: still tough times ahead… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 19 points amid perplexed Geopolitics with uncertainty being the name of the game. John Faraclas’ brief recap: The Capes “bounced” back with 29 points plus and the BCI now stands at 2,975 – trying to go...
November 5th, 2019 | Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Markets, News, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Mexico Joins WISTA International

Mexico Joins WISTA International
. Mexico Joins WISTA International   November 5, 2019 – The Women’s International Shipping & Trading Association (WISTA) International officially welcomed Mexico to the global network of women in shipping at the 2019 WISTA International AGM & Conference in Grand Cayman last week....
November 5th, 2019 | WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

WISTA International Elects New Board Members and Honors 2019 Personality of the Year

WISTA International Elects New Board Members and Honors 2019 Personality of the Year
2019-2020 WISTA International Executive Committee. l to r: Fabiana Simoes Martins, Sanjam Gupta, Alexandra Anagnostis, Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou, Connie Roozen, Angie Hartmann, Naa Densua Aryeetey. WISTA International Elects New Board Members and Honors 2019 Personality of the Year October 31, 2019-...
October 31st, 2019 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, News, People and Places, Person Profiles, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Tototheo Maritime co-CEO Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou re-elected as WISTA International President

Tototheo Maritime co-CEO Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou re-elected as WISTA International President
Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou, being re-elected as President of WISTA International Tototheo Maritime co-CEO Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou re-elected as WISTA International President Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou, co-CEO of Tototheo Maritime, has been re-elected as WISTA International President during...
October 31st, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IT and Communications, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

The BDI struggles…

The BDI struggles…
John Faraclas The BDI struggles… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) struggles to maintain a momentum as all indices are in red with the exemption of the BCI – Capes’ volatile behaviour. Geopolitics couldn’t be worse. John Faraclas’ daily brief: The BDI gained two points although in our view same should...
October 28th, 2019 | Associations, Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Military, Piracy and Terrorism, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Grupo Stier celebrates its 25th anniversary with reception in the City of London

Grupo Stier celebrates its 25th anniversary with reception in the City of London
Ida Stier greeting captain Chris Adams Grupo Stier celebrates its 25th anniversary with reception in the City of London by James Brewer. Ida Stier, founder and chief executive of Grupo Stier, welcomed guests from many sectors of the maritime industry to a reception in London to mark the 25th anniversary...
October 26th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Claims, Company Profiles, Defense, Disputes, Events, Flags, Groundings, Health and Safety, Insurance and Reinsurance, Legal, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents, Maritime Education and Training, News, P and I Clubs, People and Places, Person Profiles, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Ship Agencies, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Diana Shipping Inc. Announces Appointment of Deputy Chief Executive Officer

Diana Shipping Inc. Announces Appointment of Deputy Chief Executive Officer
Diana Shipping Inc. Announces Appointment of Deputy Chief Executive Officer ATHENS, GREECE, October 25, 2019 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX) (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced the appointment of Ms. Semiramis Paliou...
October 25th, 2019 | Company Profiles, News, Person Profiles, Statistics, Stock Markets, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

The Markets: still in red; the geopolitics more than explosive

The Markets: still in red; the geopolitics more than explosive
John Faraclas The Markets: still in red; the geopolitics more than explosive The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 27 points and now stands at 1,779 points losing the 1,800 point-threshold. The Geopolitical situation is not just perplexed, its explosive and except despicable thing to happen in all fronts....
October 23rd, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Insight, Markets, Military, News, Safety and Security, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Diversity, Business Negotiation and Technology to be discussed at International Women in Shipping Conference

Diversity, Business Negotiation and Technology to be discussed at International Women in Shipping Conference
WISTA Cayman Islands Board with (on a l to r): Robynette Hera, Kayla Martin, Doris Jackson, Sherice Arman, Keisha Yates, Nanalie Cover Diversity, Business Negotiation and Technology to Be Discussed at International Women In Shipping Conference Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands – A top hostage negotiator,...
October 23rd, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

WISTA International Welcomes WISTA Bangladesh

WISTA International Welcomes WISTA Bangladesh
Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou, WISTA International president and Tototheo Maritime Co CEO WISTA International Welcomes WISTA Bangladesh October 22, 2019 – The Women’s International Shipping & Trading Association (WISTA) International welcomes Bangladesh to the global network of women...
October 22nd, 2019 | WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More