Archive for the ‘WISTA – Women in Shipping’ Category

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

WISTA MED Conference 2019: “Turbulence or fair winds in the Med?”

WISTA MED Conference 2019:  “Turbulence or fair winds in the Med?”
WISTA MED CONFERENCE 2019 “Turbulence or fair winds in the Med?” More than 130 representatives of the shipping community from Greece and the Mediterranean countries gathered at the Hotel Costa Navarino, Pylos Messinia, from 23 to 25 May, for WISTA MED conference 2019. Lively discussions on the conference’s...
June 5th, 2019 | WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Minor Dry hiccups with the BDI down to 1,066*

Minor Dry hiccups with the BDI down to 1,066*
Minor Dry hiccups with the BDI down to 1,066* The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost two points since yesterday and now reads 1,066… Geopolitics continue to be messy and soon detrimental for all. WISTA Hellas makes s splash with its successful WISTA Med biennial event at Costa Navarino – south west...
May 24th, 2019 | Associations, Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Markets, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Hypatia and Theresa May; diversity victims?

Hypatia and Theresa May; diversity victims?
British PM Theresa May Hypatia and Theresa May; diversity victims? Theresa May’s announcement of stepping down “come” at no better time and to no surprise at all here at allaboutsshipping. John Faraclas’ note: As the WISTA Med 2019 Conference was progressing earlier on today and just before the...
May 24th, 2019 | Politics and Government, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

The BDI@1,068, messy geopolitics and WISTA-Med making the big splash!

The BDI@1,068, messy geopolitics and WISTA-Med making the big splash!
. The BDI@1,068, messy geopolitics and WISTA-Med making the big splash! The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained nine points earlier on today keeping the upwards momentum “alive”. John Faraclas’ brief market recap: The Capes’ BCI was up 21 points at 1,558… The Panamaxes’ BPI was up 119 and now reads...
May 23rd, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Food and Drink, Holidays, Markets, Military, Reports, Shipping Indices, Tankers, Tourism, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

The BDI@1,059 …and the world goes round

The BDI@1,059 …and the world goes round
John Faraclas The BDI@1,059 …and the world goes round      The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained ten points earlier on today, thanks mainly to the Capes and to a lesser extent to the Panamaxes amid the approaching Armageddon in all fronts; John Faraclas’ midweek market brief: The Capes’ BCI gained...
May 22nd, 2019 | Anniversaries, Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Emissions, Environment, Events, Markets, Military, Pollution, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Tototheo Maritime co-CEO Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou selected for “Best Strategic Communication” Efkranti Award

Tototheo Maritime co-CEO Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou selected for “Best Strategic Communication” Efkranti Award
Athena Kanellatou giving the award to Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou Tototheo Maritime co-CEO Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou selected for “Best Strategic Communication” Efkranti Award  The Efkranti Awards are presented annually by the renowned Greek publication Naftika Chronika by Gratia Publications....
May 22nd, 2019 | Awards, Charity, Communication, Events, HR, IT and Communications, People and Places, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Balancing the maritime recruitment process

Balancing the maritime recruitment process
Nicky Goldsbrough, Director of Corporate Services at Shoreham Port Balancing the maritime recruitment process Finding the right person to recruit is often made doubly difficult with some interview panels failing to understand the importance of gender equality and the benefits it offers in the initial...
May 21st, 2019 | HR, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

The BDI@1,041; …slow steaming or loss of steam?

The BDI@1,041; …slow steaming or loss of steam?
John Faraclas The BDI@1,041; …slow steaming or loss of steam? The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) remained close to last Friday’s levels gaining only one point. Geopolitics continue to be perplexed and messy. John Faraclas’ daily recap: The Capes’ BCI was up seven points at 1,470… The Panamaxes’...
May 20th, 2019 | Chartering, Climate, Dry Bulkcarriers, Environment, Markets, News, Oceanology, Pollution, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Market hiccups with the BDI down to 1,032…

Market hiccups with the BDI down to 1,032…
John Faraclas; picture credits Anny Zade Market hiccups with the BDI down to 1,032… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 11 points thanks – obviously, to the Capes’ ups and downs. Geopolitics still in a mess and the Hellenic Platform of women Scientists make their presence felt! John Faraclas’...
May 15th, 2019 | Academia, Associations, Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, HR, Marinas, Markets, News, Politics and Government, Pollution, Ports & Terminals, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Technology, Tourism, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

WISTA International Welcomes WISTA South Africa

WISTA International Welcomes WISTA South Africa
WISTA South Africa are back ! SOUTH AFRICA WELCOMED BACK TO WISTA INTERNATIONAL May 14, 2019 – The Women’s International Shipping & Trading Association (WISTA) International welcomed South Africa back into the global network of female managers in shipping. The relaunch of WISTA South...
May 14th, 2019 | Associations, News, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

WISTA MED 2019 – Call for registrations – secure your place now!

WISTA MED 2019 – Call for registrations – secure your place now!
WISTA MED 2019 – Call for registrations – secure your place now!  Register until May 15th and secure your place! WISTA Med Conference in Peloponnese Greece 23-25 May 2019 Subject: “Turbulence or fair winds in the med” Date: Thursday 23rd May – Saturday 25th May 2019 Place: Costa...
May 8th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More