The Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers Greek Branch held its 17th Annual Forum, on Wednesday, 7th of December 2022, at the Eugenides Foundation.
This year, the event was hybrid, combining physical attendance with a live broadcast to extend the reach of the Forum virtually. The Annual Forum of the ICS Greek Branch – being held for 17 years now – has been a meeting point for more than 500 leading Greek shipowners and top executives in the industry who raise and discuss current issues of the global shipping market.
The theme of this year’s conference was: “Moving Forward with the World in Turmoil“, while the speakers who participated in this year’s panel have been the following:
Ms Alexandra Couvadelli, Senior Claims Director (P&I and FD&D), Thomas Miller Hellas
Mr Polys V. Hajioannou, Chairman/CEO, Safe Bulkers Inc.
Mr Thanasis Martinos, Managing Director, Eastern Mediterranean Maritime Ltd.
Mr George Prokopiou, Founder, Dynacom Tankers Management Ltd., Dynagas Ltd. and Sea Traders S.A.
Mr Stephen Thompson, Global Head of LNG, Poten & Partners
Ms Eri Tsironi, Chief Financial Officer, Navios Maritime Partners LP
Panel Moderator: Mr Simon Ward, FICS, Director, Ursa Shipbrokers S.A.
Ms Ioanna Prokopiou, Managing Director of Prominence Maritime and Sea Traders, also joined the panel as Mr George Prokopiou had to depart earlier due to other pressing obligations.
The distinguished industry leaders shared their knowledge and insights offering inspiring discussions and key takeaways for the Forum’s audience.
We are grateful to all sponsors, whose contribution has always been vital to the organisation of the event.