Archive for the ‘WISTA – Women in Shipping’ Category

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

Capes’ Market mirage amid growing Geopolitical mess

Capes’ Market mirage amid growing Geopolitical mess
John Faraclas Capes’ Market mirage amid growing Geopolitical mess The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) was up 20 points at 1,031 “thanks” to the unprecedented Capes’ surge. The Geopolitical situation contains to many dangerous issue which will soon prove detrimental for all; John Faraclas’ May Day Mayday...
May 1st, 2019 | BIMCO, Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, International Chamber of Shipping, Markets, Military, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Tips for employers to ensure diversity

Tips for employers to ensure diversity
Teresa Peacock  Tips for employers to ensure diveristy by Teresa Peacock, Managing Director, Spinnaker Global Recruitment Earlier in the year, I blogged about being part of the Women and Work All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) and how they are examining the role of women in the workforce. The APPG...
April 30th, 2019 | Comment, HR, Jobs, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Day of the Seafarer 2019 – # IAmOnBoard

Day of the Seafarer 2019 – # IAmOnBoard
Day of the Seafarer 2019 – # IAmOnBoard  The annual Day of the Seafarer (DotS) will be celebrated on 25 June The 2019 campaign is – I Am On Board with gender equality Throughout 2019 there will be a strong emphasis throughout the maritime world on the importance and value of women within...
April 24th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Charity, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Gender balance in central banks, The next global recession

Gender balance in central banks, The next global recession
. Gender balance in central banks, The next global recession Commentary: Gender balance in central banks By Danae Kyriakopoulou in Washington One of the oft-cited arguments used to convince organisations to commit to gender diversity is how it benefits decision-making. Applying such analysis to central...
April 23rd, 2019 | Banking, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Dafne Anghelidis – my priorities as new president of WISTA Argentina

Dafne Anghelidis – my priorities as new president of WISTA Argentina
Daphne Anghelidis Dafne Anghelidis – my priorities as new president of WISTA Argentina  Following her election as president of WISTA Argentina, Dafne Anghelidis tells John Faraclas her priorities for the chapter’s work, her assessment of Argentina’s maritime status, and empowering women Congratulations...
April 22nd, 2019 | Insight, Interviews, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Dirties, Capes and turmoil rule the day

Dirties, Capes and turmoil rule the day
John Faraclas Dirties, Capes and turmoil rule the day The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) Was down two points at 726 but gained 15 points since last Friday- 5th of April, 15 (from 711). The Geopolitical turmoil continues on all fronts. John Faraclas’ daily and weekly recaps: With the “exception” of the...
April 12th, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Military, News, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

WISTA-Argentina new board

WISTA-Argentina new board
WISTA-Argentina’s new board WISTA-Argentina new board Following the recent elections, the new board of WISTA Argentina has as follows: President: Mrs Dafne Anghelidis, owner of Agencia Maritima Intercontinental, Vice-president: Mrs. Maria Belen Espineira, owner of ITL Legal Consultant Law Firm, Secretary:...
April 12th, 2019 | Associations, News, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Human Rights at Sea Latest News: 2019 Empowering Women Conference Speech by Sayedeh Hajar Hejazi

Human Rights at Sea Latest News: 2019 Empowering Women Conference Speech by Sayedeh Hajar Hejazi
Sayedeh Hajar Hejazi 2019 Empowering Women Conference Speech by Sayedeh Hajar Hejazi 11th April 2019 London.UK. Attending the 2019 Empowering Women in the Maritime Community conference at the World Maritime University in Malmo, Sweden, Human Rights at Sea legal researcher, Sayedeh Hajar Hejazi, submitted...
April 11th, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

The BDI@734 amid Geopolitical chaos…

The BDI@734 amid Geopolitical chaos…
John Faraclaseopolitics The BDI@734 amid Geopolitical chaos… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained nine points earlier on amid a very perplexed geopolitical environment given the EU’s important decision to grant an extension to UK on BREXIT and a bankrupt World. John Faraclas’ brief  recap: Since...
April 10th, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Markets, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Women in Ports Mentoring Program launched by IAPH Women’s Forum

Women in Ports Mentoring Program launched by IAPH Women’s Forum
Operator at work at the Manzanillo International Terminal in Panama Women in Ports Mentoring Program launched by IAPH Women’s Forum IAPH Women’s Forum set to deploy online system to connect women port professionals with both female and male senior mentors Antwerp, 4 April 2019 The board of the...
April 4th, 2019 | Maritime Education and Training, News, Ports & Terminals, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

IMO Events: Women, ports and facilitation (10 April); Making cross border trade simpler (11 April)

IMO Events: Women, ports and facilitation (10 April); Making cross border trade simpler (11 April)
Two key events are being held during the Facilitation Committee’s 43rd session (FAL 43, 8-12 April 2019) – and both are being livestreamed. http://www.imo.org/en/About/Events/Pages/portsandfacilitationevents2019.aspx Women, ports and facilitation (10 April) ​This special event on “Women,...
March 21st, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Ports & Terminals, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Women’s year in shipping 2019 makes a big splash right from the beginning

Women’s year in shipping 2019 makes a big splash right from the beginning
The Lifebuoy of my life – readily prepared by that She… Women’s year in shipping 2019 makes a big splash right from the beginning You all know that I owe everything in shipping to women; they all acted and continue to act as a lifebuoy every single day of my life. All women in my life played...
March 8th, 2019 | Anniversaries, HR, Insight, Special Surveys, Story of the Month, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

WOC Supports the WISTA International Launch of its Pledge for Inclusion of Women in the Shipping Industry

WOC Supports the WISTA International Launch of its Pledge for Inclusion of Women in the Shipping Industry
WOC Board Member and COO and WISTA France Treasurer Christine Valentin WOC Supports the WISTA International Launch of its Pledge for Inclusion of Women in the Shipping Industry “Empowering women is one of the keys to a sustainable development and successful financial performance for the ocean business...
March 8th, 2019 | Anniversaries, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

International Women’s Day – IMO women in maritime profiles launch

International Women’s Day – IMO women in maritime profiles launch
Today, IMO launches a video trailer for a forthcoming film which will showcase success stories of how IMO’s Women in Maritime programme has benefited women in ports, on the shoreside and on ships. A series of profiles of individual women also launches today, helping to inspire the next generation. Think...
March 8th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Comment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, News, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

European Maritime Employers mark Women’s Day 2019 by renewing their commitment to working for Women in Shipping

European Maritime Employers mark Women’s Day 2019  by renewing their commitment to working for Women in Shipping
Martin Dorsman European Maritime Employers mark Women’s Day 2019 by renewing their commitment to working for Women in Shipping European shipowners are marking International Women’s Day 2019. This is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women....
March 8th, 2019 | Anniversaries, HR, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More