Archive for the ‘WISTA – Women in Shipping’ Category

Recognition to María Belén Espiñeira / WISTA International

Recognition to María Belén Espiñeira  / WISTA International
l to r:  Guadalupe Ojeda Secretary of WISTA Argentina, Belen Espineira VP of WISTA Argentina, Viviana Fonseca member of WISTA  Argentina and member of the technology committee of WISTA International, Dafne Anghelidis President of WISTA Argentina,  Julieta Rodriguez member of WA, Patricia Calvert de...
October 15th, 2019 | Awards, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Tototheo Maritime Co-Ceo Despina Panayiotou receives “Who is who woman leader in International Shipping Award”

Tototheo Maritime Co-Ceo Despina Panayiotou receives “Who is who woman leader in International Shipping Award”
  Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou, WISTA International president and Tototheo Maritime Co CEO Tototheo Maritime Co-Ceo Despina Panayiotou receives “Who is who woman leader in International Shipping Award” Tototheo Maritime co-CEO, Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou was awarded as Woman Leader...
October 11th, 2019 | Awards, People and Places, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

IMO delegation to give important updates at International Women in Shipping Conference

IMO delegation to give important updates at International Women in Shipping Conference
International Maritime Organization Delegation to Give Important Updates at International Women in Shipping Conference Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands – Several representatives from the International Maritime Organization (IMO) will be giving important updates on its work to support maritime development...
October 9th, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Volatility and uncertainty bring the BDI@1,963… What next..?

Volatility and uncertainty bring the BDI@1,963… What next..?
John Faraclas Volatility and uncertainty bring the BDI@1,963… What next..? Per our upload earlier on today the BDI (Baltic Dry Index) went on a free fall headed by the triple digit fall of the Capes. Geopolitics still getting sour. John Faraclas end of the day recap: The BDI lost 90 points thanks...
September 26th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, European Union, Events, IMO, Insight, Markets, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Safety and Security, Sanctions, Seizures, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

We must all play our part in empowering women in the maritime sector, says MAJ on World Maritime Day

We must all play our part in empowering women in the maritime sector, says MAJ on World Maritime Day
Rear Admiral (ret’d) Peter Brady, Director General of the Maritime Authority of Jamaica, speaks in Jamaica this week. We must all play our part in empowering women in the maritime sector, says MAJ Maritime professionals must all play a part in challenging stereotypes and changing mindsets in order...
September 26th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

World Maritime Day 2019: We are committed to a strong, attractive, competitive, prosperous and socially sustainable shipping industry

World Maritime Day 2019: We are committed to a strong, attractive, competitive, prosperous and socially sustainable shipping industry
… World Maritime Day 2019: We are committed to a strong, attractive, competitive, prosperous and socially sustainable shipping industry Today, European shipowners are marking World Maritime Day. The theme this year is “Empowering Women in the Maritime Community”. ECSA and its members are...
September 26th, 2019 | Associations, ILO, News, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Mentor for success, MAJ urges maritime community as industry celebrates role of women in the shipping sector

Mentor for success, MAJ urges maritime community as industry celebrates role of women in the shipping sector
Claudia Grant, Deputy Director General of the Maritime Authority of Jamaica, chairs the International Maritime Organization’s Implementation of IMO Instruments (III) committee. Mentor for success, MAJ urges maritime community as industry celebrates role of women in the shipping sector The importance...
September 24th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, IMO, News, Organisations, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Colombia’s World Maritime Day Parallel Event promotes gender equality in the maritime community

Colombia’s World Maritime Day Parallel Event promotes gender equality in the maritime community
Marta Lucía Ramírez, Vice-President of the Republic of Colombia, Colombia’s World Maritime Day Parallel Event promotes gender equality in the maritime community “Shipping must draw talent from every corner of the globe and every sector of the population to ensure its own sustainability.” http://www.imo.org/en/MediaCentre/PressBriefings/Pages/19-Colombia-World-Maritime-Day-Parallel-Event-.aspx IMO...
September 19th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

WISTA International Welcomes WISTA Colombia

WISTA International Welcomes WISTA Colombia
WISTA International Welcomes WISTA Colombia WISTA INTERNATIONAL CONTINUES EXPANSION IN SOUTH AMERICA, WELCOMING WISTA COLOMBIA AS THE 47th NATIONAL WISTA ASSOCIATION  September 15, 2019–The Women’s International Shipping & Trading Association (WISTA International) will officially...
September 15th, 2019 | Associations, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

The 2nd Regional Conference of WISTA Americas

The 2nd Regional Conference of WISTA Americas
l to r: WISTA International president Despina Panayiotou- Theodosiou, Maria Noel Vaeza Regional Director of women’s office for Latinamerican and the Caribbean ONUGabriela Araya President of the organization committee The 2nd Regional Conference of WISTA Americas From August 22nd to the 23rd, Panama...
September 10th, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, News, Shipping Centers, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Cruise Line Senior VP To Deliver Keynote Address at International Women in Shipping Conference

Cruise Line Senior VP To Deliver Keynote Address at International Women in Shipping Conference
Captain Patrik Dahlgren, Royal Caribbean Cruises Senior Vice President of Global Marine Operations Cruise Line Senior VP To Deliver Keynote Address at International Women in Shipping Conference Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands – Cayman’s Women’s International Shipping & Trading Association –...
September 5th, 2019 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

CSA’s Kathy Metcalf to receive Lifetime Achievement Award

CSA’s Kathy Metcalf to receive Lifetime Achievement Award
Kathy Metcalf CSA’s Kathy Metcalf to receive Lifetime Achievement Award Maritime champion Kathy Metcalf chosen as Lloyd’s List’s  Americas Lifetime Achievement Award winner Kathy Metcalf, President and Chief Executive of the Chamber of Shipping of America, has been selected by Lloyd’s List’s...
August 7th, 2019 | Associations, Awards, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, News, Person Profiles, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Further Market losses and crucial Geopolitics testing our patience; CAUTION!

Further Market losses and crucial Geopolitics testing our patience; CAUTION!
John Faraclas Further Market losses and crucial Geopolitics testing our patience; CAUTION! The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) was down 40 points to 1,734 thanks to the Capes’ triple-digit fall. Geopolitics are not just testing our patience, they are more than messy. John Faraclas’ brief daily recap: The...
August 6th, 2019 | At the end of the day..., Chartering, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Insight, Markets, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Tankers, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

BSY Associates Inc. Marks 45 Years as Premier Marketing Communications Firm Specializing in Logistics, World Trade and Transportation Industry

BSY Associates Inc. Marks 45 Years as Premier Marketing Communications Firm Specializing in Logistics, World Trade and Transportation Industry
Barbara Yeninas, CEO and Owner BSY Associates Inc. Marks 45 Years as Premier Marketing Communications Firm Specializing in Logistics, World Trade and Transportation Industry Agency founder Barbara Spector Yeninas broke new ground when launching first female-owned maritime-focused public relations...
August 1st, 2019 | Anniversaries, Communication, Press and Media, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

WISTA UK – Autonomous Shipping — Small Steps not a Giant Leap

WISTA UK – Autonomous Shipping — Small Steps not a Giant Leap
A group photo just before the presentation WISTA UK – Autonomous Shipping — Small Steps not a Giant Leap The paraphrasing of Neil Armstrong’s words some fifty years ago sums up one visionary’s thoughts on the impact of autonomy on the future of global shipping. A presentation by Filip...
July 25th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marine Insurance, P and I Clubs, Technical, Technology, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Diversity Study Group – Diversity in Shipping study

Diversity Study Group – Diversity in Shipping study
Heidi Heseltine, Co-Founder of the Diversity Study Group Diversity Study Group – Diversity in Shipping study The first ever survey and study to explore levels of diversity and inclusion across the shipping industry has been announced by the newly-formed Diversity Study Group.    The Diversity...
July 22nd, 2019 | News, Special Surveys, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

The BDI@1,816 makes waves… but Geopolitical CAUTION is advised… whilst WISTA-UK celebrates its 45th Anniversary

The BDI@1,816 makes waves… but Geopolitical CAUTION is advised… whilst WISTA-UK celebrates its 45th Anniversary
John Faraclas The BDI@1,816 makes waves… but Geopolitical CAUTION is advised… whilst WISTA-UK celebrates its 45th Anniversary The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) reach new heights with the Panamaxes and Capes performing well despite international tension and rise of the WTI… WISTA’s UK  45th Anniversary...
July 11th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Energy, Environment, Events, HR, IMO, Markets, News, People and Places, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Turning the Tide – promoting gender diversity in the maritime sector – new film from IMO

Turning the Tide – promoting gender diversity in the maritime sector – new film from IMO
Turning the Tide – promoting gender diversity in the maritime sector – new film from IMO Download A new film from the International Maritime Organization (IMO) shows how IMO’s Women in Maritime programme is helping to support gender diversity in the maritime sector   http://www.imo.org/en/MediaCentre/PressBriefings/Pages/14-Turning-the-tide-.aspx https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=10&v=BTn0rzYF5cE The...
July 2nd, 2019 | IMO, Organisations, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Eily Keary Award

Eily Keary Award
Eily Keary Award In celebration of equal opportunities, RINA launches special Award to commemorate 100 years since Eily Keary became the Institution’s first woman member    The Royal Institution of Naval Architects was founded in 1860, but it was not until 1919 that the first woman was admitted...
June 27th, 2019 | Awards, RINA (Royal Institution of Naval Architects, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Stella Marks on founding WISTA

Stella Marks on founding WISTA
Stella Marks, Managing Director of Star Broking Services Ltd Stella Marks on founding WISTA Spinnaker’s Teresa Peacock meets Stella Marks, Managing Director of Star Broking Services Ltd, one of the founders of WISTA (The Women’s International Shipping & Trading Association), to talk about the...
June 24th, 2019 | Interviews, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

WISTA Cyprus host annual dinner on “The Sands”

WISTA Cyprus host annual dinner on “The Sands”
Mrs. Koula Louca, Ms Tassoula Tsakania, Mrs Helen Joannou Chrysostomou, Mrs Natasa Pilides, Mrs Anna Vourgos, Mrs Uta Steffen, Mrs Natalia Bury and Ms Gina Panagiotou. Photo credits: Konstantinos Georgiou Photography WISTA Cyprus host annual dinner on “The Sands” WISTA Cyprus (Women’s International...
June 23rd, 2019 | Anniversaries, Events, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

WISTA International Honored With Silver Bell Award

WISTA International Honored With Silver Bell Award
. WISTA International Honored With Silver Bell Award The Seamen’s Church Institute (SCI) honored Women’s International Shipping and Trading Association (WISTA International) with the 2019 Silver Bell Award at the 42nd Annual Silver Bell Awards Dinner on Thursday, June 6, 2019 at Chelsea...
June 11th, 2019 | Awards, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

ABS hosts ‘Empower Hour’ at Nor-Shipping to focus on the role of women within the maritime industry

ABS hosts ‘Empower Hour’ at Nor-Shipping to focus on the role of women within the maritime industry
Kirsi Tikka ABS hosts ‘Empower Hour’ at Nor-Shipping to focus on the role of women within the maritime industry Nor-Shipping 2019 saw ABS hold its first ‘Empower Hour’, an opportunity for women innovators to network and discuss trends in the maritime industry. The event was developed in support...
June 11th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions, HR, IMO, UN, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

BMT Chief Executive Sarah Kenny appointed OBE for services to Maritime Industries and Diversity

BMT Chief Executive Sarah Kenny appointed OBE for services to Maritime Industries and Diversity
BMT Chief Executive Sarah Kenny BMT Chief Executive Sarah Kenny appointed OBE for services to Maritime Industries and Diversity (TEDDINGTON, U.K., 8 JUNE 2019 at 0700 BST) – Sarah Kenny, Chief Executive of BMT, has been appointed Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) in the 2019 Queen’s...
June 8th, 2019 | Associations, Awards, News, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Women in Shipping Summit at LISW19

Women in Shipping Summit at LISW19
.. Latest news from London International Shipping Week Women in Shipping Summit at LISW19 The Women in Shipping Summit, the first ever event 100% dedicated to professional development for women in the maritime industry, to be hosted during London International Shipping Week 2019. The event is focused...
June 6th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More