2nd Annual Capital Link Cyprus Shipping Forum

2nd Annual Capital Link Cyprus Shipping Forum

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 in Limassol, Cyprus

For a second year in a row, Capital Link organizes in Cyprus its Annual Capital Link Cyprus Shipping Forum.

The Forum will take place in Limassol at the Columbia Plazaunder the Auspices of the Republic of Cyprus with Bank of Cyprus as the Lead Sponsor and with the sponsorship and cooperation of the Cyprus Union of Shipowners. The event is also supported by the Department of Merchant Shipping and by the following Organizations: CYMEPA • Cyprus Master Mariners Association • Cyprus Naval Architects & Marine Engineers Association • Cyprus Shipping Chamber • Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers • Young Ship Cyprus • Wista Cyprus • Wista Hellas.

The event aims to highlight:

  • the Cyprus maritime industry
  • the Cyprus flag which has been recognized internationally as a quality and safe flag
  • the significant role of Cyprus as a maritime, energy and logistics hub and as an investment and business destination.

Last year’s Forum was a huge success and this year’s Forum is expected to be a great success too.

It is of great importance that this Forum attracts in Cyprus top foreign executives from the global shipping, financial and capital markets as well as from the investment market who will have the unique opportunity to meet and network with their Cypriot counterparts.

The conference is supported with the participation and attendance of major International and Cypriot ShipownersGovernment OfficialsShip ManagersBankersFinanciers and other major Industry Participants.

Topics to be covered include the recent developments and trends in the shipping, financial and capital markets, issues pertaining to geopolitical developments as well as technical and commercial fleet management. The Forum will highlight the challenges the industry is facing with compliance to the new regulatory framework.  And to innovative technologies as well.

Keynote speakers of the Forum are:

  • Mr. Marios Demetriades, Minister of  Transport Communications & Works of the Republic of Cyprus &
  • Mr. Louis Pochanis, Director, International Banking, Wealth & Markets – Bank of Cyprus

The Conference Chairman of the Forum is Mr. George A. Tsavliris, Principal του Tsavliris Salvage Group & President of CYMEPA (Cyprus Marine Environmental Protection Association), Member of the Board of Directors of the Cyprus Union of Shipowners.


ABN AMRO • American Hellenic Hull Insurance Company Ltd • Bank of Cyprus • Bureau Veritas • Citi  •Columbia Marlow • Cyprus Sea Lines Shipping • Cyprus Union of Shipowners • Danaos Corporation  •Deloitte • Department of Merchant Shipping of Cyprus • DNB Bank •  DNV GL • Drewry Maritime Financial Research • Eniram • Erasmus Shipinvest Group • ERMA FIRST ESK Engineering Solutions S.A. • Evercore Partners (TBC) • ExxonMobil Cyprus • EY Cyprus • Fourth Insurance Office •Hellenic Bank • International Maritime Organization (IMO) • Intership Navigation Co. • LLoyds Register • Marlow Navigation • Marsh Cyprus • Mastermind Shipmanagement (TBC) • Montanios & Montanios LLC Law Firm, Cyprus • MSC Shipmanagement Ltd • OL Shipping Group • Safe Bulkers • • Star Bulk Carriers • The American Club • Tototheo Maritime • Transmed Shipping Co. • Tsakos Energy Navigation • Tsavliris Salvage Group • Tufton Oceanic Shipping Management • VTTI Vassiliko • Wista Hellas • WISTA International

UNDER THE AUSPICES OF:  Republic of Cyprus

LEAD SPONSOR: Bank of Cyprus

GLOBAL GOLD SPONSORS:  Clay Maitland • Columbia Shipmanagement • DNV-GL • TOTOTHEO Maritime • Tsakos Energy Navigation Ltd

GOLD SPONSORS:  Cyprus Union of Shipowners • Deloitte • EY • Montanios & Montanios LLC

GLOBAL SPONSORS:  ABN AMRO • Fourth Insurance Office, Inc.

SPONSORS:  The American Club • Bureau Veritas • Cadwalader • DMS Cyprus • Eniram • Erma First • Hellenic Bank • Lemissoler • Lloyd’s Register • MARSH • Tufton Oceanic

SUPPORTING SPONSORS: Eurobank Cyprus • Flott & Co. PC • Singhai Marine Services



SUPPORTING ORGANIZATIONS: Cyprus Union of Shipowners   • CYMEPA • Cyprus Master Mariners Association • Cyprus Naval Architects & Marine Engineers Association • Cyprus Shipping Chamber • Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers • Young Ship Cyprus • Wista Cyprus • Wista Hellas

MEDIA PARTNERS:  AllAboutShipping • CyprusProfile.com • Economia •  www.efoplistesnews.gr • Elnavi • Lloyd’s List • Maritimes.gr • The Maritime Executive • Mignatiou.com • Naftika Chronika • Nafsgreen World Shipping News • Ship2Shore •Shipping International Monthly Review • TradeWinds • Worldoils


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