Posts Tagged ‘Athens’

HFW boosts Greek ship finance with partner appointment and senior associate hire as office celebrates 25th Anniversary

HFW boosts Greek ship finance with partner appointment  and senior associate hire as office celebrates 25th Anniversary
Sector-focused law firm HFW has boosted its leading Greek ship finance practice with the promotion of Piraeus consultant Kalliopi Karaiskaki to partner and the hire of senior associate Dimitra Gelti. Kalliopi has also been appointed as head of the firm’s ship finance practice in Piraeus. The moves...
June 15th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Legal, News, Person Profiles | Read More

Verifavia Shipping first independent verifier authorised by the Panama Maritime Authority for IMO DCS verification services

Verifavia Shipping first independent verifier authorised by the Panama Maritime Authority for IMO DCS verification services
Julien Dufour, CEO, Verifavia Shipping World’s largest ship registry accredits Verifavia to offer independent IMO DCS verification services to its 8,000+ Panamanian registered vessels LONDON, PARIS, ATHENS – 06 June 2018: Verifavia, the world’s leading emissions verification company for the transport...
June 6th, 2018 | Flags, Regulatory | 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

Full Steam ahead for clean shipping fuel…

Full Steam ahead for clean shipping fuel…
… FULL STEAM AHEAD FOR CLEAN SHIPPING FUEL AS POSIDONIA SETS GLOBAL MARITIME ENERGY AGENDA Clean fuel is one of global shipping’s hottest topics as the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) 2020 deadline for a global sulphur limit in fuel oil used on board ships is fast approaching. And as...
June 5th, 2018 | Bunkering, Emissions, Environment, LNG, News | Read More

The BDI@1,156 – manipulation or…

The BDI@1,156 – manipulation or…
John Faraclas – picture by ecopack77 The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained 66 points earlier on and now reads 1,156; on a weekly basis same was up 79 points – from 1,077. That’s good news but… Geopolitics continue to be perplexed and we advise CAUTION as the economics are totally in a mess. John...
June 1st, 2018 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Reports, Shipping Indices, Tankers | Read More

Dry Market dives further with the BDI@1,109; the Wets on upturn

Dry Market dives further with the BDI@1,109; the Wets on upturn
John Faraclas The BDI lost 53 points earlier on today; the Wets on an upturn and Geopolitics muddy… John Faraclas’ brief Markets  and Geopolitics report coupled with a live video: The Capes lost 208 points with the BCI now standing at 1,551 points… Ultra-caution should be observed… The  Panamaxes’...
May 24th, 2018 | Chartering, Events, Markets, Reports, Shipping Indices, Tankers | 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

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

EIS Athens Highlights

EIS Athens Highlights
… Thank you to those of you who attended and for those of you who missed it, you missed a great summit! “Excellent conference, looking forward to the future ones!” Roberto Marantidis – Director, AXIA Ventures Group Ltd, London “Well done for organizing this event. These...
May 15th, 2018 | Banking, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Finance | 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

Vassilios Kostetsos mesmerizing “Narcissus”

Vassilios Kostetsos mesmerizing “Narcissus”
On the stage of the World Vassilios Kostetsos: mesmerising “Narcissus”  Spring Summer 2019 Haute Couture Show under the Acropolis. One of the most celebrated and revered Greek fashion designers of all time, Vassilios Kostetsos, saw every artist’s dream come true when he became the first couturier...
April 10th, 2018 | Events, Fashion, People and Places, Social Columns | Read More

Supporting Lifeline Hellas noble charitable purpose

Supporting Lifeline Hellas noble charitable purpose
The top table with r to l: Irene S. Daifas, Afksendiyos Kalangos, HRH Prince Alexander, Dr. Douglas Jackson, Stella Mantzaris, Natalia Kalangos,  Nassia Papamanolis, Alkistis Prinou Boukouvalas, Panagiotis Antonakopoulos, Irini Vassilopoulou, Zisis Boukouvalas. Thanks to the president of the Fraternity...
March 30th, 2018 | Charity, Events, People and Places | Read More

“In a fierce forward Dash” – History and Art leading to Greece’s Freedom

“In a fierce forward Dash” – History and Art leading to Greece’s Freedom
The Mayor of Paleon Faliron, Radm (HN) Dionissis Hatzidakis, introducing the event; next to him is Commodore (HN) Leonidas Tsiantoulas, head of the Naval History Agency of the Hellenic Navy A very unique exhibition relating to the history of the Hellenic Navy  – between the years 1821 to 1945,...
March 24th, 2018 | Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions, Maritime History and Museums, Military, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

Posidonia 2018 Newsletter #2

Posidonia 2018 Newsletter #2
.. Viewers can find herebelow  after an introductory paragraph, the 2nd Posidonia 2018 Newsletter prepared by the Posidonia team. Posidonia Games Scale New Heights In Corporate Sports Events World Thousands register for multi-sports weekend of Sailing, Golf, Running and Football tournaments A total...
March 14th, 2018 | Communication, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Exhibitions, News | Read More

TheSeaNation’s conference is on…

TheSeaNation’s conference is on…
…the Ambassadors panel with (on a l to r): Leonidas Dimitriadis-Evgenidis (moderator); John Eugene Gjelstad (Norway), AHN Youngjip (South Korea), Geoffey Ross Pyatt (USA), Kate Smith CMG (UK) and  Yasuhiro Shimizu (Japan) The Global Impact of Shipping is the theme of this very special conference...
March 14th, 2018 | Breaking News, Conferences, Seminars, Forums | Read More

Highlights of the first ELEMED conference of shipping electrification

Highlights of the first ELEMED conference of shipping electrification
From the conference On Tuesday 27 February 2018, 24 experts in five conference sessions discussed how Eastern Mediterranean region could become emissions-free through the application of electrification technologies in ports and vessels. The Conference entitled “Powering zero-emission marine transportation”...
March 6th, 2018 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Emissions, Energy, Environment | Read More

Slide2Open Shipping Finance 2018 Conference is underway

Slide2Open Shipping Finance 2018 Conference is underway
Prof Martin Stopford, President – Clarksons Research who chairs the event The Slide2Open Shipping Finance 2018 Conference in Athens’ Athenaeum InterContinental Hotel is under way. The Conference aims to cover many Shipping Finance issues and challenges involving international stakeholders from...
February 22nd, 2018 | Banking, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Shipfinance | Read More

Survitec to present at the Informal Tanker Operators’ Safety Forum

Survitec to present at the Informal Tanker Operators’ Safety Forum
Safety solutions provider Survitec is to attend the Informal Tanker Operators’ Safety Forum (ITOSF) which takes place in Athens at the Grand Bretagne Hotel, on 21st and 22nd February 201 The two-day event is a gathering of representatives of more than 70 tanker management companies, exchanging views...
February 15th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security, Tankers | 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

The SMART4SEA event: digital transformation in shipping at its best

The SMART4SEA event:  digital transformation in shipping at its best
From the Conference opening – Session one In today’s world, digitalization is not only a source of creating competitive advantage but more or less a necessity for business survival. We definitely need innovation to create the path for our company’s evolution, but most importantly the evolution...
February 1st, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IT and Communications, Shipmanagement, Technology | Read More

Iris Xilas Xanalatos “Once and now”

Iris Xilas Xanalatos “Once and now”
.. IRIS XILAS XANALATOS “Once and Now” Benaki Museum, 138 Pireos Street, 118 54 Athens  From 07/02/2018 – to 11/03/2018 The exhibition presents works of the painter and printmaker, Iris Xilas Xanalatos, covering an artistic creativity of fifty years and over, for the first time. … The...
January 28th, 2018 | Art and auctions, Exhibitions, Maritime Art, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

Shipping Finance & Capital Markets

Shipping Finance & Capital Markets
A view of the audience The 10th Shipping Congress on “Shipping Finance & Capital Markets” meticulously organised by IMES and Maritime Economies at the Athens’ War Museum “Ioannis Kapodistrias” Amphitheatre, bearing the Question: “Shipping as Private or Listed?” – and “The Shipping...
January 10th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Shipfinance | Read More

Market volatility remains…

Market volatility remains…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) luckily enough gained 13 points – Agatha Christie’s book !13 for Luck” couldn’t be more than appropriate in this case to read…, and now stands at 1,458 points which is also 87 point plus since last Friday the 17th of November closing. The geopolitical...
November 24th, 2017 | Awards, Events, Markets, Military, News, Reports | Read More

An evening of fashion and elegance at the Greek Ambassador’s Residence

An evening of fashion and elegance at the Greek Ambassador’s Residence
Hand crocheted long necklace and bracelet made from silk, metallic threads and precious stones. The historic residence of Elena Schilitzi-Venizelou, the wife of Greece’s most acclaimed prime minister and that of George Seferis as Greece’s ambassador to the United Kingdom (1957-1961) and Nobel Laureate...
November 20th, 2017 | Events, Exhibitions, Fashion, Jewelry, People and Places, Social Columns | Read More

Grammenos’ Cass 4th Athens Triennial Meeting…

Grammenos’ Cass 4th Athens Triennial Meeting…
Anthony Papadimitriou at the podium; to his right the panel Picture by iris D. Liaskonis …is as you read these lines enfolding at the Onassis Cultural Centre (STEGI) in Athens, Greece and continues tomorrow with nearly 1,000 registrations… The Grammenos Brigade as we call it! Iris Liaskonis is...
November 10th, 2017 | Academia, Associations, Breaking News, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, Environment, HR, Insurance and Reinsurance, Markets, Military, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More