Joint Statement of the ASA SPC 34th Interim Meeting 2022 held on 18 April 2022

The 34th Interim Meeting of ASA SPC was held online on 18 April 2022 due to precautionary measures against COVID-19. The meeting was  chaired by Mr Keiji Tomoda, Vice President of the Japanese Shipowners’  Association and participated in by 24 delegates from ASA member associations of ASEAN, Chinese Taipei, Hong Kong, Japan and Korea, as per the participants list attached. The meeting was called to order by the Chairman at 2:30 pm JST. ASA SPC members were reminded of the importance of full...

Invitation to an LSLC HYBRID event – The Polar (2021) – 25th April 2022


THE POLAR [2021] EWCA Civ 1828;
[2022] 1 Lloyd’s Rep 375

The Court of Appeal considers the incorporation of a charter war risks / K&R regime into bills of lading 

Specific issues to be discussed will include:

  • The approach to the incorporation of charterparty terms into bills of lading in general
  • Whether exclusive insurance codes in charters will...

Celebrating the best of the best in health, safety and wellbeing

Leading health, safety and wellbeing champions from around the world have been shortlisted for British Safety Council’s International Safety Awards 2022.

Hundreds of health, safety and wellbeing experts will once again gather in London on 24 June 2022 at an event to celebrate this year’s winners and find out which of them will take away the ultimate category awards.

After a two-year break caused by the Covid pandemic, the International Safety Awards 2022 will take place at the prestigious...

ABS Academy Public VILT courses May-August 2022

Kindly see attached the training schedule for May-August 2022

More  details about the courses can be found by clicking here

Time schedule:       Daily 10.00- 17:00

Fee:                400 € per participant per day. Discount is offered for 3+ participants.

The courses will be held provided there are 3+ participants registered.

In case you are interested in any of the above courses, please fill in the attached registration form and send it back to us to confirm your participation.

Kind Regards,


Springtime in Attica: the celebration of nature!



The advent of spring whets our appetite for day trips to the countryside. We enjoy the wonderful sunny days at the parks and groves in and out of Athens, for outdoor activities with children and delightful picnics; at the forests of Attica for their breathtaking routes and lush hiking trails; at the villages, the farms and wineries in Attica mainland, at the stunning seaside destinations and nearby islands of the Argosaronic Gulf for truly memorable escapes! . (…) More

LSLC’s Chairman welcomes the appointment of new Council members

At LSLC’s AGM held on 4th April, members voted to appoint 12 new members to the Council.

Dr Aleka Sheppard, LSLC’s Founder and Chairman, welcomed these new appointees and expressed her optimism that their respective skills and contributions and those from the existing Council members will give the Centre a fillip to achieve further appeal and success in its long-term vision and objectives.

The new appointees are:

Nigel Carden – Thomas Miller P & I Ltd.

James Clanchy – LMAA Hon. Secretary

Martin Hall...

Early bird tickets to SIBS on sale now

Don’t miss out, get your ticket today!

If you’re planning on heading to the Southampton International Boat Show 2022 (16-25 September) then make sure you take advantage of our exclusive early bird ticket offer.

Available for two weeks only, early bird tickets cost just £20, a massive saving of 37% off the price of an any-one-day general admission ticket (up to two kids under 15 go free with every adult ticket).

“This is a fantastic offer for fans of the show and anyone looking to attend for the...

Join leading global industry speakers at #IAPH2022

Join Leading Global Industry Speakers at #IAPH2022

There are just five weeks until the World Ports Conference #ClosestheGaps in Vancouver, Canada.

An impressive range of 70 exceptional speakers and panellists, all experts in their field representing a broad spectrum of the maritime supply chain, awaits you in Vancouver on 16-18 May. 

Over 400 maritime professionals have registered for IAPH2022 so far, have you registered yet? 



If you are an IAPH member...

Official Dinner Award Ceremony: “2021 Hellenic Capital Link Leadership Award”

Nicolas Bornozis

On Monday April, 11, 2022, the 23rd Annual Capital Link Invest in Greece Forum “A New Era – A New Direction for Greece”, concluded with an official dinner during which Mr. Alex Fotakidis, Partner & Head of Greece – CVC Capital Partners,was honored with the “2021 Capital Link Hellenic Leadership Award”, for his outstanding contribution to Greece.

We recognize CVC Capital Partners and Mr. Alex Fotakidis, the partner heading the Greek investment team, for the positive impact on...

The Sorrento Peninsula Stars in the first edition of Sorrento Roads by 1000 Miglia

Sorrento Roads by 1000 Miglia

SORRENTO, Italy, April 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ – The unmistakable backdrop of the Gulf of Sorrento inaugurated the new Roads by 1000 Miglia format, designed to take the classic cars to territories outside the traditional Red Arrow route.

Exclusive experiences with views and panoramas that only the Sorrento Peninsula can offer combined with sporting challenges: intensive days in which the crews tested themselves against stopwatches and pressure switches and enjoyed the...

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