Archive for the ‘Conferences, Seminars, Forums’ Category

Containership fires: it is time to take action, says IUMI

Containership fires: it is time to take action, says IUMI
Helle Hammer, IUMI Policy Forum Chair Containership fires: it is time to take action, says IUMI This year has already seen an alarming number of container ship fires including Yantian Express, APL Vancouver, Grande America, E.R. Kobe and KMTC Hong Kong. The escalation is of growing concern to IUMI (International...
October 18th, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Container shipping, Events, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents, News | Read More

IBIA Annual Convention 2019 – Istanbul Turkey

IBIA Annual Convention 2019 – Istanbul Turkey
IBIA Annual Convention 2019 – Istanbul Turkey The IBIA Annual Convention 2019 is finally here! IBIA’s biggest and most anticipated bunker conference will take place on 22th-24th October 2019, in Istanbul, Turkey. The IBIA Annual Convention 2019 is almost sold out with well over 200 attendees...
October 17th, 2019 | Associations, Bunkering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Markets, Pollution, Ports & Terminals, Shipmanagement | Read More

IMO Ministerial Conference aims for safe fishing, legal fishing

IMO Ministerial Conference aims for safe fishing, legal fishing
. IMO Ministerial Conference aims for safe fishing, legal fishing The Conference (21-23 October) brings together ministers and high-level officials from more than 100 countries to promote ratification of the Cape Town Agreement, a key international treaty for safety of fishing vessels. Entry into force...
October 15th, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Fisheries, IMO | Read More

IMF’s raison d’être in jeopardy, The journey to central bank digital currencies

IMF’s raison d’être in jeopardy, The journey to central bank digital currencies
IMF’s raison d’être in jeopardy, The journey to central bank digital currencies Tuesday 15 October 2019 –  Vol.10 Ed.42.2 Commentary: IMF’s raison d’être in jeopardy By Mark Sobel in Washington The International Monetary Fund’s resource base faces peril. The Trump...
October 15th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance | Read More

Sobel on Carney’s futuristic ideas, Global gold demand, and more

Sobel on Carney’s futuristic ideas, Global gold demand, and more
Bank of England Governor Mark Carney Sobel on Carney’s futuristic ideas, Global gold demand, and more THE WEEKEND REVIEW  Latest opinion and analysis from OMFIF around the world 7-11 October 2019, Vol.10 Ed.41 Most-Read Commentary Carney’s proposals for multipolarity: At this year’s...
October 12th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance, News | Read More

The BDI close to 2,000 points amid Armageddon

The BDI close to 2,000 points amid Armageddon
John Faraclas The BDI close to 2,000 points amid Armageddon The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained 56 points earlier on today and now stands at 1,929 – a fraction away from  the psychological threshold of 2,000! Yesteday was a slightly better day… but let’s not be so greedy… Geopolitics...
October 10th, 2019 | Chartering, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Markets, Military, News, Oil Industry, Reports, Shipping Indices, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Euro-debt issuance rising in prominence, Meeting with Governor Marouane El Abassi

Euro-debt issuance rising in prominence, Meeting with Governor Marouane El Abassi
. Euro-debt issuance rising in prominence, Meeting with Governor Marouane El Abassi Commentary: Euro-debt issuance rising in prominence By Pierre Ortlieb in London The Bank for International Settlements points out in its most recent quarterly review that euro-denominated debt issuance is continuing...
October 10th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance, Markets, Reports, Trade and Commerce | 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

Maritime Cyprus 2019 highlights from final day’s speeches & panel discussions

Maritime Cyprus 2019 highlights from final day’s speeches & panel discussions
Keynote speaker, Dr Henriëtte Van Niekerk, Director, Head of Dry Bulk Analysis of Clarksons, at Maritime Cyprus 2019 Maritime Cyprus 2019 highlights from final day’s speeches & panel discussions Cyprus, 9th October 2019: The “Maritime Cyprus 2019” Conference continued today for the third...
October 9th, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, News | Read More

ICC’s Centennial in Athens’ Zappeion Mansion

ICC’s Centennial in Athens’ Zappeion Mansion
Petros Doukas, president ICC Hellas at the podium delivering his welcome speech; picture credits Regina J. Faraclas ICC’s Centennial in Athens’ Zappeion Mansion “The Next Century of Global Business” is the theme of ICC Centenary Celebration – Europe at a full house in one of Greece and Planet...
October 9th, 2019 | Breaking News, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Organisations | Read More

Carney’s proposals for multipolarity, Regulating the growth of green finance

Carney’s proposals for multipolarity, Regulating the growth of green finance
Bank of England Governor Mark Carney Carney’s proposals for multipolarity, Regulating the growth of green finance Wednesday 9 October 2019  –  Vol.10 Ed.41.2 Commentary: Carney’s proposals for multipolarity By Mark Sobel in Washington At this year’s Jackson Hole symposium, Bank...
October 9th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance, Markets, Reports | Read More

Full agenda and registration opens for IAPH 2020 World Ports Conference

Full agenda and registration opens for IAPH 2020 World Ports Conference
The Handelsbeurs of Antwerp is the world’s first financial exchange. The Royal Exchange in London was built based on its model. The location will host the IAPH World Ports Conference Gala Dinner on 18 March Full agenda and registration opens for IAPH 2020 World Ports Conference Conference to cover...
October 8th, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Shipping titans unite for 30 year anniversary of Maritime Cyprus 209 in Limassol, Cyprus – 2

Shipping titans unite for 30 year anniversary of Maritime Cyprus 209 in Limassol, Cyprus – 2
Futurist & CEO, Futurenautics Group, K D Adamson, as keynote speaker at Maritime Cyprus 2019. Shipping titans unite for 30 year anniversary of Maritime Cyprus 2019 in Limassol, Cyprus – 2 Highlights from speeches and panel sessions on the second day of the conference CYPRUS, 8th October 2019:...
October 8th, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums | Read More

Living with deflation, Developing sustainable capital markets

Living with deflation, Developing sustainable capital markets
. Living with deflation, Developing sustainable capital markets Tuesday 8 October 2019 – Vol.10 Ed.41.1 Commentary: Living with deflation By Neil Williams in London The likelihood of Japan-style deflation emerging in other parts of the world is increasing, though this is more a process – a ‘crack...
October 8th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance | Read More

Shipping titans unite for 30 year anniversary of Maritime Cyprus 2019 in Limassol, Cyprus

Shipping titans unite for 30 year anniversary of Maritime Cyprus 2019 in Limassol, Cyprus
IMO Secretary General, Mr Kitack Lim, addresses the audience during the first panel “Regulatory measures: a product of necessity or pressure?” at Maritime Cyprus 2019. Shipping titans unite for 30 year anniversary of Maritime Cyprus 2019 in Limassol, Cyprus Highlights from speeches and panel...
October 7th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, IMO, Organisations | Read More

INTERCARGO held its semi-annual meetings in Athens

INTERCARGO held its semi-annual meetings in Athens
Dimitris J. Fafalios INTERCARGO held its semi-annual meetings in Athens “2020 still dominates dry bulk shipping’s challenges” INTERCARGO held its Annual General Meeting, Executive and Technical Committees’ meetings in Athens on 3 and 4 October 2019, along with a well-attended dinner reception...
October 7th, 2019 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Intercargo | Read More

Maritime Cyprus 2019 enfolds…

Maritime Cyprus 2019 enfolds…
Costas Iakovou, permanent secretary, Shipping Deputy Ministry of Cyprus, delivering the welcome address. Photo gratis KA Maritime Cyprus 2019 enfolds… Following last night’s reception it’s now business all the way until the end of this biennial event at the  Carob Mill Conference Centre,...
October 7th, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Exhibitions | Read More

“Enhancing the Understanding of New and Enduring Challenges in Maritime Safety Culture in the Eastern Mediterranean”

“Enhancing the Understanding of New and Enduring Challenges in Maritime Safety Culture in the Eastern Mediterranean”
Dimitris Mitsatsos, Director, General/HELMEPA, presenting the program “Enhancing the Understanding of New and Enduring Challenges in Maritime Safety Culture in the Eastern Mediterranean” OnThursday, 3 October 2019 representatives of the maritime press in Piraeus, Greece were presented with this 3-year...
October 4th, 2019 | Associations, Charity, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, Environment, Health and Safety, Maritime Accidents, Press and Media, Safety and Security | Read More

The BDI@1,803; market correction? Volatility or what…?

The BDI@1,803; market correction? Volatility or what…?
The BDI@1,803; market correction? Volatility or what…? The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost six points amid Geopolitical uncertainty and Environmental hype… John Faraclas’ brief market recap: The Capes’ BCI was down just a point at 3,231 Hooray Hooray! The Panamaxes’ fall continues with the BPI...
October 2nd, 2019 | Art and auctions, Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Exhibitions, Markets, Paintings and Sculpture, Photography, Reports, Shipping Indices, Tankers | Read More

Trouble in US repo markets, IFC impact investing roundtable

Trouble in US repo markets, IFC impact investing roundtable
. Trouble in US repo markets, IFC impact investing roundtable Tuesday 1 October 2019 – Vol.10 Ed.40.1 Commentary: Trouble in US repo markets By Daniel Tenengauzer and John Velis There are many reasons that might explain the mid-September squeeze in the US overnight funding market, but they all...
October 1st, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance, Reports | Read More

UK judgment ‘victory for rule of law’, Lagarde’s challenges over ECB revolt, and the RBI’s waning independence

UK judgment ‘victory for rule of law’, Lagarde’s challenges over ECB revolt, and the RBI’s waning independence
UK PM Boris Johnson UK judgment ‘victory for rule of law’, Lagarde’s challenges over ECB revolt, and the RBI’s waning independence THE WEEKEND REVIEW Latest opinion and analysis from OMFIF around the world 23-27 September 2019, Vol.10 Ed.39 Most-Read Commentary UK judgment...
September 28th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance, Insight, Markets, News, Reports | Read More

Meet BIMCO’s Chief Shipping Analyst at the Argus Fuel Oil Summit 2019 in Miami, Florida, US; 20-22 October 2019

Meet BIMCO’s Chief Shipping Analyst at the Argus Fuel Oil Summit 2019 in Miami, Florida, US; 20-22 October 2019
Peter Sand Meet BIMCO’s Chief Shipping Analyst at the Argus Fuel Oil Summit 2019 in Miami, Florida, US Join Peter Sand at the Argus Fuel Oil Summit in Miami, Florida, US. The Chief Shipping Analyst will be participating in the panel discussion: 2020 is rapidly approaching – are shipowners prepared? The...
September 25th, 2019 | BIMCO, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Interviews | Read More

Lagarde’s challenges over ECB revolt, Monetary dominance in question

Lagarde’s challenges over ECB revolt, Monetary dominance in question
Christine Lagarde Lagarde’s challenges over ECB revolt, Monetary dominance in question Wednesday 25 September 2019 – Vol.10 Ed.39.2 Commentary: Lagarde’s challenges over ECB revoltBy David Marsh in Berlin Christine Lagarde, who takes over from Mario Draghi as European Central Bank...
September 25th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance, News | Read More

10th Hydra Shipping Conference “The Controversy in Shipping – Is It Justifiable ?”

10th Hydra Shipping Conference  “The Controversy in Shipping – Is It Justifiable ?”
John Sahinis introducing the event 10th Hydra Shipping Conference – “The Controversy in Shipping – Is It Justifiable ?” The aftermath:  Saturday, September 14th, 2019 – Conference Hall of the Holy Cathedral of Hydra The 10th Hydra Shipping Conference, organized by the Fraternity of...
September 24th, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums | 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