Baltic Exchange & Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers Lectures 2018-2019

2020 Sulphur Cap

Steaming towards 2020. Are we ready?

The 2nd Annual Lecture Series organized by the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers and the Baltic Exchange was launched with the first Masterclass Lecture on 26th of September 2018, at the premises of the ICS Greek Branch in Piraeus.

Dr John Kokarakis, Vice President, Technology & Business Development Hellenic-BS-ME Zone at Bureau Veritas, discussed about the challenges of the new regulation of 2020 Sulphur Cap and shared his thoughts and experience on the various issues around the 2020 Regulations.

The event was well attended by Members of the Baltic Exchange and the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers. They had the chance to network and exchange views and ideas on the new regulation which will change the shipping business in the future.  

The lecture was free for the Baltic Exchange, ICS Members & ICS Students and it was a great opportunity to enhance their professional development. 

The second Masterclass lecture will take place on 28 November 2018 and the topic to be covered is Legal eagles. More information will follow shortly.

NEW ACADEMIC YEAR OF THE QUEEN MARY UNIVERSITY of LONDON LL.M. IN INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING LAW, PIRAEUS GREECE

Queen Mary University of London organised its induction weekend for the LLM in International Shipping Law (Piraeus, Greece), from 7th to 9th of September at the Hellenic Management Centre premises in Piraeus. Once again, this prestigious and successful event initiated the new academic year of the programme, which runs for the fourth year in Greece and is based on the successful London-based LLM in International Shipping Law.

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The programme is taught by experts of the Centre for Commercial Law Studies of the Queen Mary University of London, one of UK's leading research-focused higher education institutions, with its Law Department constantly ranked in the top 5 of the UK.

This innovative postgraduate programme offers students the opportunity to develop academic and professional expertise in specialized areas of global maritime law, including International Regulation of Shipping, Maritime Arbitration, Charterparties: Law and Practice, Marine Insurance Law (including a Protection and Indemnity (P&I) Clubs workshop), Carriage of Goods by Sea, “Wet” Shipping Law: Collisions and other Incidents at Sea.

The programme is addressed to Lawyers, Law graduates, and Shipping Professionals with relevant work experience and an academic background.

It is taught in intensive afternoon and weekend blocks throughout two academic semesters, so that it can be fitted in with any other professional commitments. It is considered by the shipping industry as a unique opportunity for students and maritime professionals living in Greece, to attend it without having to relocate.

The Induction weekend gave the students the opportunity to get acquainted with all the information and details regarding the programme.

Students were welcomed by QMUL and HMC staff, while they also had the opportunity to meet Dr Alexandros Ntovas, the Academic Director of the programme, as well as QMUL officials, who gave them crucial information about the study experience that awaits them.

Students were excited about the academic introduction to the programme, as well as the introduction to the learning experience that they will go through. By attending this programme, they will get the support they need to excel in their field and have a great impact in the shipping industry using their acquired knowledge and expertise.

Wishing a great academic year to our QMUL Students!

ICS OPEN DAY

ICS OPEN DAY
Wednesday, 12 September  2018

 The HMC / ICS Greek Branch is opening its doors to potential students on  Wednesday, 12 September 2018 from 11:00 to 19:00.   Participants will have the chance to find out more about the     ICS Annual Professional Maritime Programme   &   ICS Examinations  , what it offers & its entry requirements.   Meet local tutors, discuss with them about the   ICS Syllabus     and finally find and out about the   ICS Membership   the unique hallmark of professionalism in the international shipping industry.   Give your career a lift by studying for recognized qualifications with the industry’s leading professional body.   - Comprehensive syllabus: covers all major disciplines in commercial shipping - Flexible study options: plan study around work and family commitments - Recognized: become certified in your chosen field with onward pathways toward chartered status - Relevant: led by practitioners for practitioners - International: supported by our international network of branches, teaching centers and members - Advance: members of the Institute enjoy enhanced careers in the shipping industry   Who may attend:    - Graduates  and  Professionals  of finance, management, legal and engineering background who wish to enter into the shipping industry.  - Shipping Professionals  – shipbrokers, operators, charterers, maritime lawyers, agents, financiers- who wish to upgrade their theoretical and practical background and certify their expertise.   - Officers  of the  Merchant Marine  – willing to enhance their sea-going experience and practice with the commercial knowledge.    Venue : HMC Premises,1 Platonos str. & Sotiros Dios Str., Piraeus, 18535   Hours : 11:00-19:00   Registration:  In order to register at the Open Day, please click  here .

The HMC / ICS Greek Branch is opening its doors to potential students on Wednesday, 12 September 2018 from 11:00 to 19:00.

Participants will have the chance to find out more about the ICS Annual Professional Maritime Programme & ICS Examinations, what it offers & its entry requirements. Meet local tutors, discuss with them about the ICS Syllabus and finally find and out about the ICS Membership the unique hallmark of professionalism in the international shipping industry.

Give your career a lift by studying for recognized qualifications with the industry’s leading professional body.

- Comprehensive syllabus: covers all major disciplines in commercial shipping
- Flexible study options: plan study around work and family commitments
- Recognized: become certified in your chosen field with onward pathways toward chartered status
- Relevant: led by practitioners for practitioners
- International: supported by our international network of branches, teaching centers and members
- Advance: members of the Institute enjoy enhanced careers in the shipping industry

Who may attend:

- Graduates and Professionals of finance, management, legal and engineering background who wish to enter into the shipping industry.
- Shipping Professionals – shipbrokers, operators, charterers, maritime lawyers, agents, financiers- who wish to upgrade their theoretical and practical background and certify their expertise.
- Officers of the Merchant Marine – willing to enhance their sea-going experience and practice with the commercial knowledge.


Venue: HMC Premises,1 Platonos str. & Sotiros Dios Str., Piraeus, 18535

Hours: 11:00-19:00

Registration: In order to register at the Open Day, please click here.

Baltic Exchange & ICS Shipping Lecture Series No 2

Shipping Lecture Series 2

Upcoming Lecture
THE IMO 2020 SULPHUR CAP
26 September 2018
18:30 - 20:30

The Baltic Exchange and Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers present the second series of lectures in Shanghai, Singapore, Athens and London; intended to support and develop those working in the shipping industry.

The series will examine topical issues facing those working in these roles, offering advice on best practice in critical situations and insight into the changing patterns affecting sectors within shipping.Taking place near the end of every other month and including lunch/cocktails & refreshements where applicable, the lectures are free to all those that are Baltic or ICS Members.


This initiative is aimed at supporting those developing their careers in shipping and encouraging betteradvocacy across the future generation of industry leaders.

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Looking into the outcome of the IMO's Summer discussionsand industry reaction to the 2020 cap, our speakers will giveattendees a look at the real figures surrounding these incomingchanges as well as the effect that has so far played-out in ourindustry. Looking further into what may come, attendees will beable to hear from the industry-centred experts on the choicesavailable to principals and how owner Compliance may impactthe charterer's decision making.

SPEAKER
Dr. John Kokarakis, Technical Director, Bureau Veritas, Greece

Dr. Kokarakis has extensive experience in ship design and operations, spanning over forty years. He was a consultant of SEALAND, AMERICAN PRESIDENT LINES and Matson Navigation for numerous aspects of containership design, operation and repair. He has performed technical investigations of various notorious accidents worldwide including EXXON VALDEZ, Piper Alpha, Drillship SEACREST, Space Shuttle CHALLENGER etc.
Currently, he is responsible for the technical business development in the Hellenic, Black Sea, Balkan & Ukraine Zone at Bureau Veritas. His work focuses on the implementation of the “green” regulations with specialization in fuel saving techniques, slow steaming, speed optimization, hydrodynamic optimization, resistance and propulsion and performance monitoring. He is a member of the International Association of Classification Societies Environmental Panel as well as the Chairman of the Greek Section of the Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers.
A graduate of National Technical University of Athens, John also earned a doctorate and MSEs in Naval Architecture and Mechanical Engineering from the University of Michigan.


COST
Free to Baltic, ICS Members and ICS Students
(Cocktail & Finger foods included)
Non-members: €100

DATE & HOURS
Wednesday 26 September 2018
Arrival Time: 18:15
Lecture: 18:30 - 20:30

VENUE
ICS Greek Branch, 1 Platonos str., 18535, Piraeus

REGISTRATION (Deadline for registrations: 19 September 2018)

Attendees must register by email to helmc@otenet.gr.

 

QUEEN MARY UNIVERSITY OFFERS IN GREECE LL.M. IN INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING LAW DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: 27 AUGUST 2018

Queen Mary University of London and the Hellenic Management centre announce that applications for the LLM in International Shipping Law (Piraeus, Greece) are open for the 2018 intake till 27 August 2018.

The programme is taught by experts of the Centre for Commercial Law Studies of the Queen Mary University of London, one of UK's leading research-focused higher education institutions with its Law Department currently being ranked 3rd in the UK and 1st in London. The programme is taught in co-operation with the Hellenic Management Centre (HMC), an institute committed to professional education and development within the shipping industry since 1999; at its premises in Piraeus.

This innovative postgraduate degree offers students the opportunity to develop academic and professional expertise in specialized areas of global maritime law, including International Arbitration, Charter-parties: Law and Practice, International Regulation of Shipping, Marine Insurance Law, Carriage of Goods by Sea, “Wet” Shipping Law: Collisions and other Incidents at Sea.

The programme is addressed to Lawyers, Law graduates, and Shipping Professionals with relevant work experience and an academic background and is taught in intensive blocks throughout two academic semesters, so that it can be fitted in with any other professional commitments.

The entry requirements for Law graduates are a degree in law, or a degree with substantial law content, normally of at least upper second class honours (or equivalent 7/10), whereas non-law graduates will be considered on the basis of professional experience that directly relates to the specialist LLM taught courses. Membership of the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers along with professional experience will also be considered.

It is a unique opportunity for people living in Greece, to attend this prestigious programme without having to relocate, while at the same time two partial scholarships offered by the Centre for Commercial Law Studies and open to Home/EU students only, are available for this programme.

For more information, visit the following link: http://www.helmc.com/programme-overview/ .

2nd Annual Lecture Series by the Baltic Exchange and the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers

The dates of the 2nd Annual Lunchtime Lectures organised by the Baltic Exchange and the Institute will be soon published!

The Baltic Exchange and the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers presents a series of lectures to support and develop young brokers and professionals in commercial shipping markets.

Created jointly by the Baltic Exchange and the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers, each lecture brings together the industry's thought leaders to discuss important topical events, global trends, their effect on macro economics, shipping law and practice, and brings in to sharp focus how these are relevant to professional brokers.

Keeping up to date on developments that can move markets is a must for reputable advisers and those with a stake in the market, where a qualified and experienced broker can have a dramatic influence on a company's fortunes.

Each lecture is relevant, concise and focussed and the lectures are given by acknowledged specialists in their respective fields.

Cost 100 Euros

All lectures free to Baltic and Institute Members.

The lectures are schedules once per month during evening hours ( 19:00 - 21:30)

For more information. please contact us.

 

HMC Supports the 4th ELSA International Summer School in Athens

From 16 to 20 July 2018, 45 Law Students and Young Lawyers from 17 European countries participated at the 4th Summer Law School on «Maritime Law: Shipping Finance», organized by The European Law Students' Association - ELSA Greece in Athens.

Participants were law students from all over the world and the academic programme contained a variety of courses outline and covered a wide spectrum of Maritime Law and Shipping Finance.

On 17th of July, we had the pleasure to organize a lecture for ELSA Members at our premises in Piraeus. Mrs Katerina Stathopoulou, VP, Senior Manager of Investments & Finance Ltd and Lecturer in Shipping Finance at HMC / ICS Greek Branch was the speaker of the lecture with the topic: “Managing Change – Has Shipping Finance Really Changed?”.

The Hellenic Management Centre, proud Partner of Elsa Greece, would like to congratulate the organizers for their efforts that led to this successful event, which we hope will be established and will take place annually, contributing in making Piraeus an international academic maritime hub.

ICS Greek Branch at “The Day Star Book Drop Project” Event

The Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers Greek Branch had the honor to be part of an important charity venture – together with Simon Ward and Ursa Shipbrokers - ‘’The Day Star Book Drop Project’’. The purpose of the project was to liberate unloved books to promote the education of shipping professionals in the developing world.

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This was the idea of Simon Ward, ICS Member & Lecturer, who traveled to Mombasa earlier this year to teach young shipping professionals. He realised that the resources that were most in need and most helpful to aspiring shipping professionals were books. He decided to ask his friends in shipping for unwanted or surplus books so that he could send them to where they are wanted and needed. This party was to collect these books and reward those in the shipping community who had already donated generously to support this project.

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The event took place on Thursday 21st June at Polychoros Simeion, Piraeus. More than 200 guests attended the party, amongst them ICS Members, students and friends which resulted in over 400 books being collected. They will all be shipped to Mombasa and other ICS branches in the developing world as donations from companies and individuals. This is for the benefit of all shipping industry: better educated professionals in all parts of the world.

ICS Greek Branch as a supporter of “The Day Star Book Drop Project” Event

The Hellenic Mangement Centre / Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers Greek Branch has the honor to participate in the organization of an important charity venture with the topic “The Day Star Book Drop Project”, that will take place on Thursday 21st of June from 20:30 hrs onwards at Polychoros Simeion, Piraeus (37 Gravias str., Piraeus, 185 45).

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The purpose of this event is to liberate unloved books to help the education of shipping professionals in the developing world. This was an idea of one of our members and lecturers, Mr Simon Ward, who traveled in Mombasa earlier this year to teach young shipping professionals and realized that the resources that were most lacking were books. He decided to ask his friends in shipping for unwanted or surplus books so that he could send them to where they are wanted and needed. This event is to collect these books and reward those in the shipping community, some of whom have already donated generously to support this project.

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All ICS Members, students and friends are welcome, with the condition that everyone must bring a book as a donation to gain entrance! The book should be in English and business shipping, economics or legal related.  Atlases are especially welcome.  There have already been shipped over 100 books to Mombasa from donations received by companies and individuals. This is for the benefit of all shipping industry: better educated professionals in all parts of the world.

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If you want to attend the event please send an email at daystarbookdrop@gmail.com  

AND

……………..don’t forget to bring a book!

 

We are looking forward to seeing you all there on the 21st of June.

Visit of the UK Shipping Minister, Nusrat Ghani MP and the British Ambassador Kate Smith CMG at the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers Greek Branch

The Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers (ICS) Greek Branch was very honoured to welcome the Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State at the Department for Transport, Nusrat Munir Ul-Ghani MP, and Her Excellency Kate Smith CMG, Her Majesty's Ambassador to the Hellenic Republic to their premises on Tuesday 5th of June 2018, on the occasion of the official visit of Minister during the Posidonia Exhibition 2018.

 Her Excellency Kate Smith CMG, Her Majesty's Ambassador to the Hellenic Republic and UK Maritime Minister, Nusrat Ghani MP

Her Excellency Kate Smith CMG, Her Majesty's Ambassador to the Hellenic Republic and UK Maritime Minister, Nusrat Ghani MP

The British delegation met with members of the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers (ICS) Greek Branch and lecturers for both the Professional Qualification Examinations and The Queen Mary University LLM programme.

  Mr George Lambrou  MICS, Partner, Thomas Cooper ,  Mr  Simon Ward FICS  Director URSA S&P S.A , Mrs Natalia Margioli  FICS, Managing Director ICS Greek Branch,  Mrs Devika Khanna , Partner, CLYDE & Co,  Mr Nicolas Tsavliris FICS  Chairman ICS Greek Branch, Mr  Ioannis Kehagias   FICS,    CEO White Sea Navigation S.A.

Mr George Lambrou MICS, Partner, Thomas Cooper, Mr Simon Ward FICS Director URSA S&P S.A, Mrs Natalia Margioli FICS, Managing Director ICS Greek Branch, Mrs Devika Khanna, Partner, CLYDE & Co, Mr Nicolas Tsavliris FICS Chairman ICS Greek Branch, Mr Ioannis Kehagias FICS, CEO White Sea Navigation S.A.

The Director of HMC/ICS Greek Branch Natalia Margioli, FICS welcomed the British delegation.

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UK Maritime Minister, Nusrat Ghani MP and Mrs Natalia Margioli FICS, Managing Director ICS Greek Branch

   Delegates during the Meeting

Delegates during the Meeting

The Minister shared her vision for Maritime Britain, which was followed by a frank and friendly exchange of the issues facing both British and Greek maritime businesses. Mr Nicholas Tsavliris FICS, the Chairman of the ICS Greek Branch shared his opinions and experience of the relationship of the Greek shipping industry with the United Kingdom, whilst other members contributed with their thoughts about how this could be strengthened further.

 Mr  Simon Ward FICS  Director URSA S&P S.A. and  Mr Nicolas Tsavliris FICS  Chairman ICS Greek Branch

Mr Simon Ward FICS Director URSA S&P S.A. and Mr Nicolas Tsavliris FICS Chairman ICS Greek Branch

Both the British and Greek delegations agreed that professional education with an in-depth knowledge of English law is an essential for a career in the maritime sector, especially for those considering working at sea.

 

ICS Greek Branch participated at the Posidonia Running Event 2018

ICS Greek Branch participated at the Posidonia Running event on the occasion of the Posidonia Exhibition 2018. The event took place on Sunday 3rd pf June in Piraeus, highlighting the importance of the Greek shipping capital for the global maritime community while launching Posidonia 2018 in an exciting fashion.

The streets of Piraeus welcomed more than 1500 international and local running fanatics from the shipping industry to join forces and run for a good cause. Proceeds of the race were again donated to the Municipality of Piraeus and the Public Benefit Municipal Corporation of Piraeus.

Staff and Members of the Greek Branch run at the 5km race and enjoyed the event!

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ICS Greek Branch is always present at Posidonia International Exhibition and participates in Posidonia-related activities and supports similar initiatives.

Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers Greek Branch participated at the world’s most prestigious shipping trade event Posidonia Exhibition 2018

Monday 4th to Friday 8th June, ICS Greek Branch participated as an exhibitor at Posidonia Exhibition, the largest gathering in the shipping calendar. Posidonia 2018 bided farewell to over 22,366 shipping industry professionals who visited the world’s most prestigious maritime event to meet, network and do business with more than 2,011 exhibitors from 92 countries deployed across 40,000 sqm at Athens Metropolitan Expo.

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ICS was present at Hall 2, Stand No 2441, a meeting point for Greek ICS Members and Students from all over the world. A significant amount of people came by our stand, were informed about the ICS Professional Maritime Programmes, ICS Qualification, the benefits of ICS Membership, and all the networking events planned ahead.

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It was a great success and contributed significantly in promoting the ICS across the maritime industry.

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The Posidonia week is already a memory but its importance will be apparent for a long time to come and we are extremely pleased that ICS managed to participate and promote its principles, values and high standards once again.

Looking forward to Posidonia 2020!

ICS Member winner of the 2nd place at the 24th Economia Students Contest

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We are proud to announce that our member, Mrs Marianna Xifara won the 2nd award at the 24th Economia Students Contest, organised by the Economia Group and the Greek Economic Magazine "Οικονομική Επιθεώρηση". The theme of the contest was "The Greek Shipping of Tomorrow" and Mrs Xifara and her essay with the topic "The challenges of Greek shipping and how to encourage natural Greek exuberance in Greek shipping" won the 2nd place, among 200 contestants.

The essays were graded by the Evaluation Committee which was composed by the following members: Mr Costas Grammenos, Chairman of the International Centre for Shipping, Trade and Finance in Cass Business School, City University of London, President of the International Hellenic University, Mr Thanasis Martinos, Managing Director of Eastern Mediterranean Maritime Ltd., Mr George Xiradakis, Managing Director of XRTC Business Consultants Ltd., Secretary General of the Association of Banking and Financial Executives of Hellenic Shipping President of the International Propeller Club, Port of Piraeus, Ms Danae Bezentakou, Managing Director of Navigator Shipping Consultants Ltd. and Mr Antonios D. Panagides, General Manager of the Economia Group.

The Awards Ceremony took place on Wednesday 30th of May at Laskarides Foundation, Piraeus, Greece.

Ms Xifara won a full scholarship from BCA in MSc Digital Marketing and an annual subscription on the "Επιχείρηση" magazine. Also, her essay will be published on Posidonia Magazine and distributed the whole week at the exhibition.

1st Annual Lunchtime Lecture Series_ Baltic Exchange & ICS Greek Branch

The Baltic Exchange and the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers have launched a series of Lunchtime Masterclass lectures to support and develop young brokers and professionals in commercial shipping markets in Singapore, Shanghai, London and Athens.

The 1st Annual Lunchtime Lecture Series was successfully completed with a last Masterclass Seminar to take place on Wednesday 30th of May 2018 at the premises of the ICS Greek Branch in Piraeus.

The topic was “Money Walks/Money Talks” and the guest speaker, Ms Katerina Stathopoulou, Executive Director, Investments & Finance Ltd, shared her ideas with the audience, regarding the hedging and the financial instruments used by shipping principals.

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The event was well attended by Members of the Baltic Exchange and the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers and after the lecture a light lunch followed. They had the chance to network and exchange views and ideas on current financial shipping matters.  

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The lecture was free for the Baltic Exchange, ICS Members & ICS Students and it was a great opportunity to enhance their professional development.

We will soon announce the start of the 2nd Annual Lunchtime Lecture Series (Sept 2018- May 2019) and we are looking forward to welcoming you again!

ICS & Baltic Exchange Masterclass Lecture

2nd Baltic Exchange & ICS Masterclass Lecture
30 May 2018

''Money walks, money talks''

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After the great success of the 1st lecture "P&I Clubs and FDD Cover", ICS & Baltic Exchange are organizing the 2nd lecture with the topic "Money walks, money talks".

Wednesday 30th of May at 13:00-14:30, 1 Platonos & 18 Sotiros Dios Str, Piraeus.

SPEAKER

Ms Katerina Stathopoulou, Executive Director, Investments & Finance Ltd

COST

Free for ICS & Baltic members

Non-members 100 Euros

(A light lunch will follow after the lecture)

VENUE
ICS Greek Branch, 1 Platonos str., 18535, Piraeus

REGISTRATION (Deadline for registrations: 25 MAY 2018)

Attendees must register by email to helmc@otenet.gr or membership@ics.org.uk

Created jointly by the Baltic Exchange and the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers, each lecture brings together the industry's thought leaders to discuss important topical events, global trends snd best practice covering areas from maritime law and insurance to financial instruments and technology. Bring into sharp focus, the tools and issues that clients base trading decisions on and develop your understanding of best practice in broking through learning from industry experts

Each lecture is relevant, concise and focussed and the lectures are given by acknowledged specialists in their respective fields.

For more information, please contact us: helmc@otenet.gr / tel: +30 210 4125945

Hellenic Management Centre / Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers participates at Posidonia Exhibition 2018

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The Hellenic Management Centre / Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers Greek Branch announces its participation at «Posidonia 2018», the world’s most prestigious Shipping Exhibition that takes place in Greece every two years.

This year the «Posidonia 2018» will be held from 4-8 of June, 2018 at Metropolitan Expo Centre located within the Athens International Airport complex in Spata.

Every year, since our first participation back in 2008, our stand receives high visibility and attracts the interest of many visitors - local, as well as international - who wish to be informed about the Institute Membership and Training Programmes. It is also a meeting point for Members and students of the Greek Branch.

You will find Hellenic Management Centre / ICS Greek Branch at Stand 2441, Hall 2.

We look forward to seeing you there.

ICS Greek Branch & LLM QMUL συμμετέχουν στην 2η έκθεση Μεταπτυχιακών Σπουδών

Με μεγαλη χαρά σας ανακοινώνουμε οτι το ICS Greek Branch  και το μεταπτυχιακό πρόγραμμα "LLM in International Shipping Law" του Queen Mary University of London, θα λαβουν μέρος στην 2η Έκθεση Μεταπτυχιακών Σπουδών, που διοργανώνεται απο το eduguide.gr, το Σάββατο 12 Μαΐου , 14:00μ.μ - 19:00 μ.μ. στο Athens Hilton Hotel, με στόχο να ενημερωθούν οι ενδιαφερόμενοι για τα τρέχοντα μεταπτυχιακά/ επαγγελματικά προγράμματα.

Για περισσότερες πληροφορίες και δήλωση συμμετοχής στην έκθεση καντε click στον ακόλουθο σύνδεσμο
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/2-eduguidegr-tickets-44107138639

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2nd Baltic Exchange & ICS Masterclass Lecture
30 May 2018

''Money walks, money talks''

 

Shipping Lunchtime Lecture Series 

The Baltic Exchange and Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers present a series of bi-monthly lectures in Piraeus, Shanghai, Singapore and London for professionals in commercial shipping markets.

After the great success of the 1st lecture "P&I Clubs and FDD Cover", ICS & Baltic Exchange are organizing the 2nd lecture with the topic "Money walks, money talks",  on Wednesday 30th of May at 13:00-14:30, 1 Platonos & 18 Sotiros Dios Str, Piraeus.

The guest speaker is Ms Katerina Stathopoulou, Executive Director, Investments & Finance Ltd

The participation is free for ICS & Baltic members.

For non-members the cost is 100 Euros

(A light lunch will follow after the lecture)

Attendees can register by sending an email at helmc@otenet.gr

1st Lunchtime Masterclass lecture from the ICS & Baltic Exchange

The Baltic Exchange and the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers have launched a series of Lunchtime Masterclass lectures to support and develop young brokers and professionals in commercial shipping markets in Singapore, Shanghai, London and Athens.

The 1st Lunchtime Masterclass lecture in Athens took place on Wednesday 28th of March 2018 at the premises of the ICS Greek Branch.

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The topic was “P&I Clubs and FDD Cover” and the guest speaker, Mr Alex Gray, Senior Claims Executive, from the UK P&I Club, Thomas Miller (Hellas) Ltd, shared his ideas with the audience, regarding workings of a club, how they provide cover for members and examine liabilities and response at each stage of the claims process.

The event was well attended by Members of the Baltic Exchange and the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers and after the lecture a light lunch followed. They had the chance to network and exchange views and ideas on current shipping matters.

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 The lecture was free for the Baltic Exchange and ICS Members and it was a great opportunity to enhance their professional development.

We are looking forward to the upcoming Masterclass Seminar on 30th of May 2018 with the topic ‘’Money Walks – Money Talks”.

 

ICS Greek Branch supports Slide2Open Shipping Finance Conference 2018

HMC / ICS Greek Branch had the honor to support the Slide2Open Shipping Finance Conference 2018 that took place on Thursday 22 February at Athenaeum InterContinental Hotel.  Amongst the distinguished members of the panel was Dr Konstantinos Galanis, Director of Operations, Dido Shipping Co S.A. and a lecturer of Maritime Economics in HMC/ICS Greek Branch.

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The conference was a great opportunity for a deep dialogue between ship owners, financiers, consultants and technology companies discussing crucial points on shipping loans, investments and technological innovations.