7th Analyst & Inventor Capital Link Shipping Forum 21 & 22 October 2020

Greek Shipping At the Forefront of Global Trade
Thought Leadership Driving The Industry Forward – Prospects in A Changing World

Complimentary Registration


Over a two-day period on Wednesday & Thursday, October 21-22, Capital Link is hosting a pioneering digital forum that will showcase:

  • the thought leadership of Greek Shipping on critical industry issues
  • its significance and contribution to the global economy and trade
  • its ability to help move the industry forward.

Greek shipowners are the partners of choice for a huge number of businesses around the globe. The Forum will feature exclusively Greek Shipowners on the panels sharing their industry insight with a global audience. It is the first time that a forum of such nature and structure is taking place covering all major industry topics as well as topics related to the Greek Shipping Cluster.

Virtual Event:
We are using a highly sophisticated Digital Conference Platform which besides maximizing the quality of the live sessions, it also provides for great online interaction amongst delegates and also features Digital Booths where companies can feature their materials. 

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  • The Greek Shipping Miracle – A Journey in Time
  • The Development of the Greek Shipping Cluster
  • European Union Maritime Policy and its Effect on the European and Global Merchant Fleet
  • Geopolitics, World Trade and Shipping
  • Shipping in the Post Covid-19 Era – Has the Pandemic Brought Changes That Will Stay?
  • Positioning Greece As a Maritime, Transportation & Logistics Hub
  • Fleet Renewal – Building the Ships of the Future

  • The Rebirth of Greek Shipbuilding
  • Maritime Education – Encouraging a Maritime Career for the Younger Generation
  • Embracing the Technological Revolution
  • Shipping & The Environment
  • Shipping & Capital – Alternative Sources & Options – The Public / Private Dilemma
  • The New Generation – Ensuring Continuity – Looking Ahead With Confidence
  • Looking Through A Crystal Ball – The Future of Shipping – Business & Investment Opportunities Across Shipping Segments
  • Shipping – Contribution to Society

Featured Speakers

  • H.E. Ioannis Plakiotakis, Minister of Shipping & Insular Policy – Hellenic Republic
  • Keith Bilotti, Partner – Seward & Kissel
  • Dr. John Coustas, CEO – Danaos Corporation
  • Michael Chalkias, Co-Founder & Co-CEO – Prime Marine
  • John Dragnis, CEO – Goldenport Holdings
  • Leonidas Evgenidis, Chairman – Evgenidis Foundation
  • Dimitris Fafalios, CEO – Fafalios Shipping / President Intercargo
  • Michael Fostiropoulos, Director – Almi Tankers
  • Marily Frangistas, Managing Director – Franco Compania Naviera
  • George Foustanos, Maritime Historian – Shipowner
  • George Youroukos, Executive Chairman – Global Ship Lease; CEO – Technomar
  • Professor Costas Th. Grammenos – Cass Business School, City, University of London
  • John Hadjipateras, CEO – Dorian LPG
  • Alex Hadjipateras, Executive Vice President – Dorian LPG
  • Polys Hajioannou, CEO – Safe Bulkers
  • Panos Katsambas, Partner – Reed Smith
  • Panagiotis Laskaridis, CEO – Laskaridis Shipping/Lavinia
  • Tony Lauritzen, CEO – Dynagas LNG Partners
  • Evangelos Marinakis, CEO – Capital Maritime
  • Thanasis Martinos, Managing Director – Eastern Mediterranean Maritime
  • Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen, CEO – DNV GL Maritime
  • Calypso Nomikos, President – A.M. Nomikos
  • Mark O’Neil, President – Columbia Shipmanagement
  • Semiramis Palios, CEO – Diana Shipping / President- HELMEPA
  • Ismini Panagiotides, Founder & CEO – Pavimar
  • Petros Pappas, CEO – Star Bulk Carriers
  • Alexander Panagopulos, Founder & CEO – Forward Ships
  • George Pateras, Vice Chairman – ContShips Mgt; President – Hellenic Shipping Chamber
  • Philippos Philis, CEO – Lemissoler Navigation
  • Aristides Pittas, CEO – Euroseas / Eudordry
  • George Prokopiou, Founder – Dynacom/Dynagas/Sea Traders
  • Ioanna Prokopiou, CEO – Prominence Maritime
  • John Michael Radziwill, CEO – Goodbulk
  • Christos Tsakonas, Global Head of Shipping – DNB Bank
  • George Tsavliris, Principal – Tsavliris Salvage Group
  • Dr. Nikolas P. Tsakos, CEO – Tsakos Energy Navigation
  • Harry Vafias, CEO – StealthGas
  • Valentios (Eddie) Valentis, CEO – Pyxis Tankers
Stay tuned for more details!

For sponsorship opportunities please contact:
Nicolas Bornozis, Olga Bornozis or Anny Zhu at forum@capitallink.com or call +1(212)661-7566.

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