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Fraport scorns general aviation in Greece

Fraport scorns general aviation in Greece
Dr Chris Leontopoulos, Vice-President of the Hellenic Pilots Association 12TH “AVIATION – PRESENT AND FUTURE” CONFERENCE INTERVENTION OF THE HELLENIC PILOTS ASSOCIATION The scientific conference with subject “AVIATION – PRESENT AND FUTURE” was held in Athens for the twelfth year and presented...
June 20th, 2018 | Aviation, Conferences, Seminars, Forums | Read More

IMCA to provide insight into important aspects of DP

IMCA to provide insight into important aspects of DP
Capt Andy Goldsmith, Technical Adviser – Marine, IMCA IMCA’s Technical Adviser and Workgroup Chairman to speak at 8th DP Asia Conference & Exhibition The International Marine Contractors Association’s (IMCA) Captain Andy Goldsmith, Technical Adviser – Marine, and Captain Mike...
June 18th, 2018 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Exhibitions | Read More

ICHCA and IAPH sign Memorandum of Understanding in further boost for World Port Sustainability Program

ICHCA and IAPH sign Memorandum of Understanding in further boost for World Port Sustainability Program
Pictured from left top to bottom right: Sean Deane, Event Manager, TOC Events Worldwide; Rachael White, CEO Secretariat, ICHCA International; Laurence Jones, Deputy Chairman, ICHCA International; Patrick Verhoeven, IAPH Managing Director and WPSP Coordinator Rotterdam, 13th June 2018 – At the Terminal...
June 13th, 2018 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums | Read More

Posidonia lifts the BDI; Wets though …dry-out…

Posidonia lifts the BDI; Wets though …dry-out…
John Faraclas What a “finale” that was for the BDI as Posidonia 2018 comes to an end! Geopolitics to face a crucial week ahead. John Faraclas’ brief Markets and Geopolitics recap: The BDI although lost four points earlier on today – 1,391,  it gained 253 since last Friday the 1st of June when...
June 8th, 2018 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions, Markets, Reports, Shipping Indices | Read More

Posidonia anchors Maritime World

Posidonia anchors Maritime World
A panoramic view from the stands Deals galore and trend-setting on display as global shipping renews                                          Posidonia rendezvous for 2020 The world’s most prestigious shipping trade event has scaled new heights this year with...
June 8th, 2018 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions, News | Read More

Statement of the President of the UGS, Mr. T. Veniamis at the “Posidonia 2018”

Statement of the President of the UGS, Mr. T. Veniamis at the “Posidonia 2018”
From the UGS Press Conference – George Angelopoulos, Michael D. Chandris, Theodore El. Veniamis and John K. Lyras Statement of the President of the UGS, Mr. T. Veniamis at the “Posidonia 2018” press conference The President of the Union of Greek Shipowners, Mr. Theodoros Veniamis,...
June 8th, 2018 | Associations, Communication, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Environment, Events, Exhibitions, HR, Maritime Education and Training, News, Press and Media | Read More

Nawfal Al-Jourani live on DMC’s success and future development

Nawfal Al-Jourani live on DMC’s success and future development
Nawfal Al-Jourani talking to allaboutshipping’s John Faraclas What a great chance that was to have live on camera Nawfal Al-Jourani during the first day of the Posidonia 2018 exhibition not just promoting business for the Dubai Maritime City Authority and in particular for the Dubai Maritime ...
June 5th, 2018 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions, Interviews, News, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Dry Market rebounds or this is just the norm volatility…?

Dry Market rebounds or this is just the norm volatility…?
John Faraclas – picture by ecopack77 The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained 37 points earlier on today and now reads 1,193 – a faction below the 1,200 point-threshold. Geopolitics as always chaotic and Posidonia is now in full swing; John Faraclas’ brief recap: The Capes’ BCI was up 110 points...
June 4th, 2018 | Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Exhibitions, Markets, News, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

POSIDONIA 2018 Welcomes the World

POSIDONIA 2018 Welcomes the World
Thodoris Vokos, PM Alexis Tsipras, EU Commissioner for Transport, Mrs. Violeta Bulc and UGS president Theodore E. Veniamis Greek Prime Minister Mr Alexis Tsipras presided this evening over the official opening ceremony of Posidonia 2018, the world’s most prestigious biennial shipping event and one...
June 4th, 2018 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions, News, People and Places | Read More

Coldharbour targets Greek market as BW demand picks up

Coldharbour targets Greek market as BW demand picks up
Andrew Marshall, CEO, Coldharbour Marine Ltd June 2018 – “Posidonia could not have come at a better time for us,” said Andrew Marshall, Coldharbour Marine Chief Executive, a few days before Posidonia opened its doors to the global shipping community in Athens. “We are in the final stages of a...
June 1st, 2018 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Environment, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Oceanology, Pollution, Ship Conversions, Technical, Technology | Read More

Posidonia 2018 Sets the Course for Global Shipping

Posidonia 2018 Sets the Course for Global Shipping
Theodore El. Veniamis Event reflects market optimism on 50th Anniversary with record number of exhibitors and 16% floor space increase A total of 1,920 exhibitors from 92 countries and territories will participate at Posidonia 2018 as the world’s most prestigious shipping trade event is getting ready...
May 31st, 2018 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions, Press and Media | Read More

A major milestone for Poseidon Med II work on regulatory framework…

A major milestone for Poseidon Med II work on regulatory framework…
Poseidon Med II representatives with the Minister Kouroumplis during the presentation of the Presidential Decree* A major milestone for Poseidon Med II work on regulatory framework: Presidential Decree for LNG Bunkering in Greece Greek Minister of Shipping P. Kouroumplis presented the Presidential Decree...
May 30th, 2018 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Falling BDI, WTI, Euro, Stock markets; rising Wets and international debt…

Falling BDI, WTI, Euro, Stock markets; rising Wets and international debt…
John Faraclas – picture credits by Georgina Lazaridis The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) fell twenty points and now stands at 1,057; the Wets continued to rise but marginal; Europe with a possible Italexit ante portas and a weak Euro creating havoc amid Geopolitical chaos. Posidonia social and business...
May 29th, 2018 | Associations, Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Marine Insurance, Markets, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

“Greece out of crisis? Building a competitive economy”

“Greece out of crisis? Building a competitive economy”
l to r: Prof. Kevin Featherstone, Michael Tsamaz, Dr. Vassili Apostolopoulos and Nikos Drandakis “Greece out of crisis? Building a competitive economy” – A Hellenic Bankers Association-UK & Hellenic Observatory of the London School of Economics panel discussion about the future of Greek...
May 25th, 2018 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Country Profiles, Events, Markets, Stock Markets | Read More

Online Registration Now Open for SHIPPINGInsight 2018 Fleet Optimization Conference & Exhibition

Online Registration Now Open for SHIPPINGInsight 2018 Fleet Optimization Conference & Exhibition
from last year’s reception sponsored by Chevron New Format, New Venue, New Ideas, New Opportunities for 2018 and Beyond  STAMFORD, Conn. – May 23, 2018 – Online registration is now open for the seventh annual SHIPPINGInsight Fleet Optimization Conference & Exhibition. The 2018 event will...
May 23rd, 2018 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions | Read More

YES to Shipping Forum 2018

YES to Shipping Forum 2018
Danae Bezantakou YES Forum says YES to Shipping by organizing again, YES to Shipping Forum on Friday 8th June at Posidonia Conference Hall during Ρosidonia Exhibition 2018 at Metropolitan Expo. YES Forum was initiated by Danae Bezantakou, CEO – Navigator Shipping Consultants and is the...
May 22nd, 2018 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Bureau Veritas 21st Regional Hellenic & Black Sea Committee 2018

Bureau Veritas 21st Regional Hellenic & Black Sea Committee 2018
Didier Bouttier, Tony Lauritzen, Philippe Donche-Gay, George Procopiou, Paillette Palaiologou, George Dalacouras, Matthieu De Tugny. The 21st Annual Meeting of the Hellenic and Black Sea Committee of Bureau Veritas, hosted by the Vice President Regional Chief Executive Hellenic & Black Sea Region,...
May 21st, 2018 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events | Read More

Making a splash at Posidonia

Making a splash at Posidonia
Visitors to the 2018 Posidonia Exhibition, one of the world’s largest tradeshows for the international maritime industry, will be able to see live port calls on a huge set of interactive screens thanks to a tie-up between global ship tracking intelligence company MarineTraffic and the show organisers.  Located...
May 18th, 2018 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

A “Fondaco 4.0” in Venice and Porto Marghera to take opportunities presented by the New Silk Road

A “Fondaco 4.0” in Venice and Porto Marghera to take opportunities presented by the New Silk Road
Pino Musolino, president of the Autorità di Sistema Portuale del Mar Adriatico Settentrionale The speech by President Musolino at the Transport Logistic China trade fair in Shanghai Shanghai, 16th May 2018 A “Fondaco 4.0” (trading post) in Venice and Porto Marghera to take advantage of the opportunities...
May 16th, 2018 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Exhibitions, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Port Conditions | Read More

‘Who are the crew?’ and ‘what are wages?’…

‘Who are the crew?’ and ‘what are wages?’…
Willum Richards, chairman of the Association of Average Adjusters ‘Who are the crew?’ and ‘what are wages?’ are just some of the areas of marine claims ‘shaded in grey’ says chairman of the Association of Average Adjusters Willum Richards Insurance market leaders have been urged to apply...
May 16th, 2018 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Marine Insurance | Read More

IMO High-Level Forum “IMO 70: Our Heritage – Better Shipping for a Better Future” highlights IACS’ ongoing and unparalleled support of the IMO

IMO High-Level Forum “IMO 70: Our Heritage – Better Shipping for a Better Future” highlights IACS’ ongoing and unparalleled support of the IMO
IACS’ chairman Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen In support of the IMO’s programme of events to celebrate the 70th Anniversary of the adoption of the IMO Convention, IACS Council Chair, Mr Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen, was delighted to speak at the IMO’s High-Level Forum held in London yesterday.  “With the...
May 16th, 2018 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, IACS | Read More

The Future Face of Shipping: Mastering the Digital Wave

The Future Face of Shipping: Mastering the Digital Wave
Vassilis Antoniades, Senior Partner, Head of the Athens Office BCG, making the opening remarks New Technologies in Shipping was the main subject of the Shipping Event which took place at the SNFCC yesterday, organized by The Boston Consulting Group on the occasion of the Posidonia 2018; Emily Lionis...
May 16th, 2018 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, IT and Communications | Read More

Low, unsustainable and volatile markets …and Peace lost the chance

Low, unsustainable and volatile markets …and Peace lost the chance
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) “managed” to clinch just four points since yesterday and now reads 1,496… The Geopolitical situation and conversely Peace – given what happened in the Middle East and particularly in the borders of Israel and Gaza, has spectacularly failed, “thanks”...
May 14th, 2018 | Chartering, Civil Unrest, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Dry Bulkcarriers, Health and Safety, London Shipping Law Centre, Markets, News, Reports, Safety and Security, Ship Finance, Shipping Indices, Tenders | Read More

RINA-IMarEST meeting 10 May in Dubai

RINA-IMarEST meeting 10 May in Dubai
(l to r) Nikeel Idnani, Konstantinos Papalexopoulos, Andrea Di Bella & Stefanos Chatzinikolaou RINA sponsored an interactive knowledge sharing session on Ship Air Emissions – Main Challenges, Policies and Industry Developments at an Institute of Marine Engineering, Science & Technology (IMarEST)...
May 14th, 2018 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Environment, IMarEST, RINA (Royal Institution of Naval Architects | Read More

Posidonia sets compass for future global shipping agenda

Posidonia sets compass for future global shipping agenda
.. The biennial Posidonia 2018 Conference Programme is once again upon us with its trademark thought provoking constellation of conferences, seminars, workshops and heated panel discussions which are yet again set to shape the global shipping agenda and define the future of an industry that sits at the...
May 14th, 2018 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Exhibitions, News | Read More