ESG in Shipping (Online Seminar)

  • Dates: 02, 04, 09 & 11 April 2024
  • Duration 4 Online Sessions
  • Hours 19:00 – 21:30 (GMT +02)
  • Fees: 500 € (Including tuition fees & reading material)
    ICS Members are eligible to a 20% discount on all HMC Professional Maritime Seminars.





The seminar is designed to equip participants with a comprehensive understanding of ESG (Environmental, Social & Governance) principles and their profound impact on shaping sustainable and responsible business strategies within the shipping industry. Delve into the regulatory landscape, emerging market trends, and the transformative power of ESG to unlock long-term value returns.


  • Key drivers of ESG, the market and developing trends
  • Opportunities, benefits and challenges of ESG for the shipping industry
  • ESG regulatory framework (Green Deal, Fit for 55, EU taxonomy etc), reporting standards and ratings agencies
  • Governance structure, Sustainability policies and Procedures
  • Sustainable finance and ESG investing
  • Climate Change Risk and Decarbonisation strategy in Shipping
  • Carbon Markets and offsetting
  • ESG target setting and performance monitoring
  • Sustainability and ESG Communication
  • ESG Shipping Benchmarking


The seminar will be delivered exclusively online by fully tutored learning through 4 sessions. Once your registration is completed, you will receive an email with all the information and the link for the webinars.

Brochure will soon be available.

Apply for the Seminar here

Tutor & CV Resume

Helena Athoussaki, Head of ESG, Sustainability & Climate Change – MOTOR OIL GROUP

Helena Athoussaki is the Head of ESG, Sustainability and Climate Change at Motor Oil Group.  She has 15 years’ experience in ESG, Decarbonization and Sustainable Development Strategies across sectors including Shipping and Energy.

During her career, Helena founded a sustainability consulting firm, held Sustainability leadership positions in Sustainability within PwC globally and served in several executive roles at International Corporations. She has completed a full time MBA at ALBA, she holds an MA at Middlesex and Executive programmes at Oxford University Said and London Business School.