Posts Tagged ‘LISW2017’

London remains the best place for maritime arbitration

London remains the best place for maritime arbitration
The panel London continued to be a vibrant and successful centre for international maritime arbitration, according to a range of leading practitioners assembled at DLA Piper’s offices in London on September 11th. They were considering how arbitration supported London at a seminar organised by the London...
September 27th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, London Shipping Law Centre | Read More

A week to Find Shipping Strength

A week to Find Shipping Strength
Steven Jones A Week to Find Shipping Strength by Steven Jones, Partner at McWatt and Jones As the maritime world descended on London for the International Shipping Week 2017 #LISW2017, there were some clear and constant key concerns across the multiple events, gatherings, conferences and symposia. In...
September 18th, 2017 | Events, Reports | Read More

Can Shipping Ever be Fair?

Steven Jones Can Shipping Ever Be Fair?  by Steven Jones, Partner at McWatt and Jones At the International Seafarers Welfare Assistance Network (ISWAN) www.seafarerswelfare.org #LISW2017 breakfast, there was one question which caused more debate than any other. That was whether there can ever be a...
September 18th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, ILO, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore | Read More

LISW2017 comes of age and is hailed as the best yet

LISW2017 comes of age and is hailed as the  best yet
LISW17 opening the London Stock Exchange Monday September 11th, 2017 LONDON: SEPT 18TH, 2017: London International Shipping Week 2017 has been hailed a resounding success with thousands of global shipping industry leaders attending more than 160 official events throughout the week. Initial estimates...
September 18th, 2017 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, News, People and Places, Story of the Month | Read More

Tomorrow’s Maritime World

Tomorrow’s Maritime World
Off to the Great Room for the Great Day London September 15, 2017. The sell-out one-day LISW17 Conference and Gala Dinner, both on Thursday September 14, attracted the very highest-level shipping leaders from the UK and around the world. In all, 550 people registered for the conference and 970 for the...
September 15th, 2017 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Markets | Read More

Major Port Group Warns UK Businesses Against ‘Brexit Blinkers’

Major Port Group Warns UK Businesses Against ‘Brexit Blinkers’
Theresa May visiting Teesport earlier this month EXPORTERS URGED TO EXPLORE EMERGING MARKETS AS INDUSTRY UNITES FOR LONDON INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING WEEK. In the week that global maritime leaders gave the UK a vote of confidence, naming it one of the world’s leading maritime centres, PD Ports is urging...
September 14th, 2017 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, News, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Trade and Commerce | Read More

UGS president Theodore Veniamis meets UK’s minister for Transport John Hays during LISW2017

UGS president Theodore Veniamis meets UK’s minister for Transport John Hays during LISW2017
Theodore Veniamis Meeting of the President of the UGS, Mr. Theodore Veniamis,  with the UK Minister of State for Transport, Mr. John Hayes The President of the UGS, Mr. Theodore Veniamis, accepting a formal invitation, visited London on the occasion of the London International Shipping Week and had...
September 14th, 2017 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, News, People and Places, Politics and Government, Shipping Centers | Read More

Shaping the Future of Shipping: ICS Launches New Brand

Shaping the Future of Shipping: ICS Launches New Brand
Esben Poulsson The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) has used London International Shipping Week to launch a new brand identity, to better serve its important role as the global trade association for shipowners, representing national shipowners’ associations from 37 countries and over 80% of...
September 14th, 2017 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, International Chamber of Shipping | Read More

Risk management is the key to preparation for the shipping industry…

Risk management is the key to preparation for the shipping industry…
l to r: Nick Shaw and Albert Stein – Picture credits: LISW Risk management is crucial to prepare the industry for tomorrow’s maritime world, according to panellists at Reed Smith’s London International Shipping Week event Global law firm Reed Smith played host to a panel of shipping industry...
September 13th, 2017 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Legal | Read More

Braemar gives LNG Shipping Market analysis at LISW2017

Braemar gives LNG Shipping Market analysis at LISW2017
Jordan neil Experts from Braemar LNG Group gave a full audience a truncated overview relating the technical, commercial and market trends of the often very complex world of LNG shipping. Andy Bright, Director, (Braemar Engineering) concentrated on the advanced technology and very precise engineering...
September 13th, 2017 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, LNG, Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

SeafarerHelp named Shoreside Team of the Year

SeafarerHelp named Shoreside Team of the Year
… ISWAN’s SeafarerHelp, a free, confidential, 24/7 helpline which supports thousands of seafarers every year, was named ‘Shoreside Team of the Year’ at last night’s 2017 Safety at Sea Awards, held during London International Shipping Week. Members of ISWAN and the SeafarerHelp...
September 13th, 2017 | Associations, Charity, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Health and Safety, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Safety and Security | Read More

Capers’ volatility continues as the BDI falls. @1,344 caution is the only remedy…

Capers’ volatility continues as the BDI falls. @1,344 caution is the only remedy…
John Faraclas The BDI  (Baltic Dry Index) fell 11 points since yesterday, thanks to the counter form the Panamaxes, otherwise the losses were going to be bigger. Geopolitics turn sour… and London International Shipping Week rewrites Shipping Business History: London will continue to call the shots;...
September 12th, 2017 | Associations, Bribery and Corruption, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Corruption, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Joint Propeller Club Reception hears of anti-piracy team’s India nightmare

Joint Propeller Club Reception hears of anti-piracy team’s India nightmare
Cdr Ian Millen greeting guests The London Propeller Club and Liverpool and North-West Propeller Club co-hosted a successful reception earlier on tonight at the historic, grandly appointed premises of the Naval Club in Mayfair, during London International Shipping Week, LISW 2017; Anna Kaparaki was there...
September 12th, 2017 | Charity, Clubs, Events, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, News, People and Places, Piracy and Terrorism | Read More

Capital Link’s 10th anniversary London event attracts the crowds!!

Capital Link’s 10th anniversary London event attracts the crowds!!
Nicolas Bornozis opens the forum 10th Annual Capital Link Shipping, Marine Services & Offshore Forum – In Partnership with Fearnley Securities. Anna Kaparaki was there reporting: London-The 10th Annual Capital Link Shipping, Marine Services & Offshore Forum took place at One Moorgate Place...
September 12th, 2017 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, News | Read More

Hong Kong & UK commit to stronger maritime relationship

Hong Kong & UK commit to stronger maritime relationship
Left: Chan Fan, Frank, JP, Secretary for Transport & Housing, Hong Kong GovernmentRight: Maritime London Chairman, Lord Mountevans At back: UK Minister of State for Transport Legislation and Maritime, John Hayes, CBE, MP. Representatives of the British and Hong Kong maritime business sectors have...
September 12th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Shipping Centers | Read More

How Does Arbitration Support London?

How Does Arbitration Support London?
The panel with the Hon Sir Bernard Eder – fourth from the left who chaired the event. Picture credits Anna Kaparaki An exceptional event “How Does Arbitration Support London?” took place earlier on tonight at the DLA Piper premises in the City of London.  The event was organised by the London...
September 11th, 2017 | Arbiitration, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, London Shipping Law Centre, Shipping Centers | Read More

Autonomous ships and the human element

Autonomous ships and the human element
David Patraiko FNI, Director of Projects, The Nautical Institute 11.09.17 – As vessels become more and more autonomous consideration has to be given to the human element of future vessel operations, according to David Patraiko FNI, Director of Projects at The Nautical Institute. Speaking today...
September 11th, 2017 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Technical, Technology, The Nautical Institute | Read More

Capers volatility lift the BDI and Wets too amid nature’s tempest…

Capers volatility lift the BDI and Wets too amid nature’s tempest…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained another 36 points earlier on and now reads 1,332; on a weekly basis it was up 150 points raising hopes but we want you all to stay put until the BDI goes over and above the  2,200 points – the December 2013 level! The Wets were also up but with very...
September 8th, 2017 | Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Container shipping, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Energy, Environment, Events, Exhibitions, Markets, Military, News, Oil Industry, People and Places, Piracy and Terrorism, Pollution, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security, Sailing, Shipping Indices, Sports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Weather, Yachting | Read More

Official LISW Conference: The most important speaker line-up and networking of the year. Book now!

Official LISW Conference: The most important speaker line-up and networking of the year. Book now!
Maritime UK Chairman David Dingle looks forward to London International Shipping Week Rt Hon Liam Fox MP UK Secretary of State for International Trade and President of the Board of Trade, the Rt Hon Liam Fox MP, will deliver the Keynote Address at the flagship LISW17 conference...
September 1st, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

LISW Introduction to Shipping Course – Only 3 places left

This superb one-day course explains the basics of ships and the business of shipping and is suitable for new entrants to the bunker or maritime sector generally (not just shipping but also lawyers, regulators, port authorities, terminal operators, etc). It aims to educate and inform newcomers to shipping...
August 31st, 2017 | Bunkering, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Liverpool in limelight at global shipping event

Liverpool in limelight at global shipping event
Chris Shirling-Rooke, Mersey Maritime’s CEO Liverpool’s potential for inward investment will be showcased at a conference next month being held as part of London International Shipping Week. The city region is one of the fastest growing in England and the UK’s second largest regional economy worth,...
August 23rd, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Don’t fight I.T – just be flexible

Don’t fight I.T – just be flexible
Sue Terpilowski OBE The human element in new technology will be just as important as IT developments in the shipping world but how will they come together to harmonise this increasingly complex world of automation. Women’s International Shipping & Trading Association UK (WISTA UK) is to host a...
August 18th, 2017 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, IT and Communications, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

London International Shipping Week – register now before it is too late!

London International Shipping Week – register now before it is too late!
  31 days to go!  BOOK YOUR PLACE AT THE LISW17 CONFERENCE & GALA DINNER  Thought leaders from the world of government, finance, international trade, shipowning and insurance as well as artificial intelligence innovation and technology will headline the speaker line-up at the...
August 10th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Shipmanagement | Read More

4th Annual International Shipowning and Shipmanagement Summit

4th Annual International Shipowning and Shipmanagement Summit
August 9th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Intermanager, Shipmanagement | Read More

LISW2017 – AP-Networks: Conference focused on improving dry docking performance

LISW2017 – AP-Networks: Conference focused on improving dry docking performance
… Turn your dry dockings into a competitive advantage through lower costs and shortened off-hire periods. On September 12th, 2017, AP-Networks will organize, in conjunction with LISW17, a conference focused on improving dry docking performance. Dry docking a vessel is generally seen as a necessary...
August 4th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More