Event: Capital Link's 2nd Annual Shipping & Offshore Forum on Corporate Social Responsibility

By MarEx 2012-10-11 13:20:09

Due to the resounding success of its first forum on CSR in the shipping and offshore industries, Capital Link will organize the 2nd Annual Shipping & Offshore CSR Forum on Wednesday, October 31, 2012, at One Moorgate Place in London.

This forum presents a platform that for raising the visibility of CSR in the shipping and offshore industries, providing companies with additional incentives by publicizing the benefits of CSR not only to a wider audience of industry professionals, but also to the investment and financial communities. A centralized informational source and communications platform on the topic of CSR, this event links industry, government and non-governmental organizations, industry associations, the financial and investment community, and the public at large.

Among other related topics, featured panelists and presenters will examine legal and ethical issues, corporate governance, CSR as a commercial advantage, the supply chain, the environment, the offshore sector, the human element, technological innovation, quality ships, ship recycling, and maritime safety.

PARTICIPATING COMPANIES

Through panels and presentations, the following companies will shed light on the far-reaching CSR issues currently affecting the maritime shipping and offshore industries:

• ABN AMRO
• B9 Shipping
• Cargill
• Clean Shipping Coalition
• European Sea Ports Organization
• Forum for the Future
• Germanischer Lloyd
• Global Marketing Systems, Inc. (GMS)
• Green Award Foundation
• Headway  Ltd
• Intercargo
• InterManager
• International Maritime Organization (IMO)
• International Registries, Inc.
• INTERTANKO
• Intrepid Shipping
• Lloyd’s List
• Lloyd’s Register
• Mediterranean Shipping Company
• Mission to the Seafarers
• MSC
• NAMEPA
• Olympic Shipping & Management S.A.
• Onassis Foundation
• Open Ocean
• SEAaT
• Teekay Corporation
• Tidewater Marine
• TradeWinds
• Tsakos Group
• Tsavliris Salvage Group

FORUM TOPICS

• CSR and the Maritime Industry
• Environment
• CSR as a Financial Advantage
• Technological Innovation
• Ship Recycling
• CSR and the Human Factor
• Foundations – Contributing to Society
• The Demand for CSR in Shipping
• The Supply of CSR in Shipping
• Ports
• Maritime Safety - Cost or Opportunity
• Offshore Sector

SPONSORS & MEDIA PARTNERS

Capital Link’s Global Lead Sponsors are ABN AMRO, Tsakos Energy Navigation Ltd., and Lloyd’s Register.  Global Marketing Systems, Inc. (GMS) and International Registries, Inc. support the forum as Global Sponsors, while ABS, Cargill, Holman Fenwick Willan, Onassis Foundation, and Olympic Shipping & Management are Event Sponsors. 

Supporting Organizations include NAMEPA, Shipping Professional Network in London (SPNL), International Maritime Sales & Marketing Association (IMASMA), and Sustainable Shipping Initiative (SSI).  This year’s Media Partners are ELNAVI, Lloyd’s List, NAFSGREEN, SustainableShipping.com, The Maritime Executive, and Worldoils.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION AND TO REGISTER, CLICK HERE.