Archive for the ‘Events’ Category

IMarEST’s Scottish Branch 64th Annual dinner

IMarEST’s Scottish Branch 64th Annual dinner
A full view during the chairman’s speech Glasgow, 17 February  2018  – The Scottish Branch of IMarEST hosted its 64th Annual Dinner with commendable success; Anna Kaparaki and Eleni Bouri report: Around 250 members and guests attended the 64th Annual Dinner of the Scottish Branch of the...
February 17th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Charity, Communication, Events, Food and Drink, IMarEST, People and Places | Read More

Posidonia 2018: Global shipping exhibition gears up for largest show in history

Posidonia 2018: Global shipping exhibition gears up for largest show in history
.. POSIDONIA 2018 TO HOST INTERNATIONAL UNVEIL OF INDUSTRY TITANS JV – INTERNATIONAL MARITIME INDUSTRIES (IMI) Global shipping exhibition gears up for largest show in history Saudi Aramco, Saudi Arabia’s state oil company, and its partners; Lamprell Plc; the National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia...
February 14th, 2018 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions | Read More

Dora @ LSE

Dora @ LSE
Mrs. Dora Bakogiannis delivering her speech Mrs Dora Bakogiannis, a leading Greek politician, was invited to speak at the London School of Economics by the LSE Students’ Union Hellenic Society. The event took place at the LSE Hong Kong Theatre on February 6 under the title “Dora@LSE.” The theme...
February 7th, 2018 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Insight, People and Places, Politics and Government | Read More

Wigmore Hall – A magical evening with Daniel Behle, Armonia Atenea and Markellos Chryssicos

Wigmore Hall – A magical evening with Daniel Behle, Armonia Atenea and Markellos Chryssicos
Daniel Behle (tenor), Armonia Atenea:, Sergiu Nastasa (violin), Carmen Otilia Alitei (violin), Laurentiu Octavian Matasaru (viola), Christopher Jarrett Humphrys (cello), Dimitrios Tigkas (double bass), David Bergmuller (theorbo), Markellos Chrysiccos (conductor) A wonderful musical evening discovering...
February 7th, 2018 | Events, Music, News, People and Places | Read More

Perplexed Dry Markets and Stocks…

Perplexed Dry Markets and Stocks…
John Faraclas The BDI …back @1,095 points… so did the DJIA with a swift rebound… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) thanks to the as ever volatile Capers now reads 1,095 points… Geopolitics continue to get worse; John Faraclas’ daily briefing: The BDI gained the 13 points lost yesterday but generally...
February 6th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Markets, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Sovcomflot announces new icebreaking support vessel named after Yevgeny Primakov

Sovcomflot announces new icebreaking support vessel named after Yevgeny Primakov
From the naming ceremony for Yevgeny Primakov A ceremony raising the flag of the Russian Federation and naming a new multifunctional icebreaking platform supply vessel, Yevgeny Primakov, took place on 3 February 2018 in Saint Petersburg. Yevgeny Primakov is one of the best vessels in her class, in...
February 5th, 2018 | Events, Icebreakers, People and Places, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

The BDI@1,095: nothing matters much and very little mattes at all…

The BDI@1,095: nothing matters much and very little mattes at all…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 19 points earlier on today and with a triple-digit fall of 124 points since last week (1,219) , brings-in the Aristotelian maxim as the title of today’s weekly report; try to interpret this and see what you get, not just for the shipping markets but for...
February 2nd, 2018 | Academia, Anniversaries, Chartering, Clubs, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Food and Drink, Markets, Military, News, People and Places, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Tototheo Maritime wins Smart4Sea Connectivity Award

Tototheo Maritime wins Smart4Sea Connectivity Award
l to r: Panos Theodossopoulos from the award sponsor Propulsion Analytics and Constantinos Spyrou Tototheo Maritime, the Cyprus based communications and transformation experts, have won the prestigious SMART4SEA Connectivity Award in Athens, Greece this week. The Awards are organised by SAFETY4SEA to...
February 2nd, 2018 | Awards, Company Profiles, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, IT and Communications, Person Profiles | Read More

Markets dive including the BDI@1,191

Markets dive including the BDI@1,191
John Faraclas The BDI as expected yesterday, given our title of our daily report, lost 23 points and went below the 1,200 point threshold; Geopolitics slide too… John Faraclas daily recap: The Capers BCI lost 36 points and now stand at 1,748… The Panamaxes BPI lost 35 and now read 1,450 points… The...
January 30th, 2018 | Events, Military, News, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Anglo-Eastern, ISWAN and WISTA International Publish Booklet Addressing Gender Diversity

Anglo-Eastern, ISWAN and WISTA International Publish Booklet Addressing Gender Diversity
l to r: WISTA India President Ms.Sanjam Sahi Gupta; Director and Principal Anglo-Eastern Maritime Training Centre Capt.Deboo; WISTA International President Ms.Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou; Director General of Shipping in India Dr. Malini Shankar; Chairman Shipping Corporation of India Capt. Anoop Kumar...
January 30th, 2018 | Books, Communication, Events, HR, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

The Holocaust: what the Allies knew

The Holocaust: what the Allies knew
Georgina Natzio and Jonathan Walker. The Holocaust: what the Allies knew By James Brewer  For 10 years, public figures and civil servants in some of the world’s leading powers refused to accept how severe and widespread was Nazi persecution of Jews, Slavs and other victims. There were exceptions to...
January 26th, 2018 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Insight | Read More

The BDI is 1,090 points below from December 2013 level of 2,247…

The BDI is 1,090 points below from December 2013 level of 2,247…
John Faraclas Despite the ups and downs, the hopes and worries, the expectations and projections and all that jazz, the BDI (Baltic Dry Index) remains stuck in levels which prove our worries of yet another period of discontent…  Today the BDI gained 28 points and now stands at 1,157, thanks to the...
January 23rd, 2018 | Banking, Chartering, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Markets, News, Reports, Sales and Purchases, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Angelos: Let There Be Light

Angelos: Let There Be Light
Immersive retrospective exhibition of renowned Greek artist Angelos Opens Saturday 28 April 2018 “When we say that we are contemporary, we do not necessarily claim to be real. But when we are real, we will always be contemporary.” -Angelos Following the record-breaking sale of his work Girl with...
January 23rd, 2018 | Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture, Person Profiles | Read More

Namegiving ceremony held in Novorossiysk for three Damen ASD 2310 tugs of Delo Service co

Namegiving ceremony held in Novorossiysk for three Damen ASD 2310 tugs of Delo Service co
The Godmothers: Victoria Kalinina, Anna Vyakhireva and Yekaterina Ilyina On 19 January 2018, Delo Group hosted a namegiving ceremony in Novorossiysk for three multifunctional Damen ASD 2310 tugboats. The tugs named Delovoy-1, Delovoy-2 and Delovoy-3 have entered service with the fleet of Delo Service...
January 22nd, 2018 | Events, People and Places, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Foresight chiefs in top form at 2018 industry barbecue

Foresight chiefs in top form at 2018 industry barbecue
Dr and Mrs Mehrotra welcomed old friends. Foresight chiefs in top form at 2018 industry barbecue Dr Ravi Kumar Mehrotra, CBE, irrepressible executive chairman of Foresight Ltd, and fellow director Mrs Mehrotra, extended a warm welcome to some 450 guests invited to the company’s annual BBQ, a highlight...
January 21st, 2018 | Anniversaries, Company Profiles, Events, Food and Drink, People and Places, Person Profiles | Read More

American P&I Club Centennial Celebration in Athens

American P&I Club Centennial Celebration in Athens
The Senior Management of the American Club with the staff of SCB Hellas and AHHIC Shipowners Claim Bureau Hellas, the Greece branch of the manager of the American P&I Club, organized an exemplary anniversary formal dinner party at the Grand Bretagne Hotel as a final celebration in 2017 of 100 years...
January 19th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Events, P and I Clubs | Read More

Liberia opens state-of-the-art maritime training institute

Liberia opens state-of-the-art maritime training institute
Pictured at the opening ceremony, front row, left to right, are Juah Lawson (Chair of the Board of Directors of the Liberian Maritime Administra-tion), Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf  (President of Liberia), Abraham Avi Zaidenberg (Managing Director of LMTI), James Kollie (Liberian Maritime Administration Commissioner),...
January 19th, 2018 | Events, Flags, Maritime Education and Training, Shipmanagement | Read More

Beata Korabiowska takes the reins for Hilton exhibition

Beata Korabiowska takes the reins for Hilton exhibition
Beata Korabiowska. Beata Korabiowska takes the reins for Hilton exhibition By James Brewer Pegasus, winged and divine; and the unicorn with its purity of heart: these untamed, equine creatures of fantasy have long been colourfully depicted by image-makers. The London painter Beata Korabiowska is reinvigorating...
January 18th, 2018 | Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

Widen BDI losses as the Capes dive…

Widen BDI losses as the Capes dive…
John Faraclas The BDI ended up… down at 1,164 points – minus 57 due to the unprecedented but expected from this medium Capers volatility and fall… Geopolitics continue to deteriorate in all fronts. John Faraclas brief market report: The Capers following yesterday’s loss of 221 points today same...
January 17th, 2018 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Markets, Oil Industry, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Young designer scoops top prize with philanthropic superyacht design

Young designer scoops top prize with philanthropic superyacht design
Christopher Mobley, Superyacht UK Young Designer 2018 Philanthropic design proved the key to success at this year’s annual Superyacht UK Young Designer Competition 2018, in partnership with Pendennis Shipyard and Olesinski, as Christopher Mobley, a transport design student from Staffordshire...
January 15th, 2018 | Awards, Events, Exhibitions, News | Read More

CAUTION for the BDI@1,279

CAUTION for the BDI@1,279
John N. Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) continued its twists and turns and let’s see how the hoi polloi respond as well as how the capable ones react to this downfall… Geopolitical turmoil at its… best. John Faraclas’ daily and weekly brief recap: With a loss of 24 points today and 92 since...
January 12th, 2018 | Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Exhibitions, Fixtures, Markets, Military, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Smooth sailing for British boating sector as industry posts sixth consecutive year of growth

Smooth sailing for British boating sector as industry posts sixth consecutive year of growth
Howard Pridding Revenues grow by 3.4%, as firms navigate Brexit headwinds Demand soars for UK boating getaways, as plunging pound encourages families to holiday at home THE UK’s leisure marine industry has achieved its sixth consecutive year of growth, according to research conducted by British...
January 10th, 2018 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions, News | Read More

Rockley Watersports partners London Boat Show to bring boating and watersports to life

Rockley Watersports partners London Boat Show to bring boating and watersports to life
. The London Boat Show and the all-new Boating & Watersports Holiday Show, powered by British Marine, are delighted to announce Rockley Watersports as a partner for three key attractions. The Activity Pool, Beach Club and Starter Boat area are all aimed at bringing boating and watersports to life,...
January 8th, 2018 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions, Marinas, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

LISW19 dates announced

LISW19 dates announced
John Hulmes LONDON INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING WEEK appoints new senior officers as it announces the dates for LISW2019 LONDON: JANUARY 4TH, 2018:  Building on the hugely successful LISW17, Shipping Innovation is delighted to announce the appointment of a new Chairman and two Vice Chairs of the London International...
January 4th, 2018 | Associations, Events, Exhibitions | Read More

The New Year’s event of Model Ships in Greece (VIDEO)

The New Year’s event of Model Ships in Greece (VIDEO)
… In New Year’s Eve an old tradition is revived in the island of Chios, Greece, in the eastern Aegean Sea. Groups of children and teenagers, who have constructed a model war ship, gather at the town square and sing the New Year’s traditional carols. Maritime Tradition at its best! Viewers...
January 1st, 2018 | Charity, Communication, Events, Maritime History and Museums, Music, People and Places | Read More