The Forum held in cooperation with NASDAQ and the New York Stock Exchange will provide a comprehensive review of current trends and outlook of the global economy and the main commodity, energy and shipping markets.
It will also discuss critical issues and challenges the industry faces, including geopolitical and regulatory developments, technical and commercial fleet management and access to capital. It will examine bank financing, capital markets and alternative funding mechanisms and strategies.
The Forum draws consistently over 1,000 delegates and is known for its large attendance by public and private shipping companies’ executives and market participants.
According to a press release, the “2018 Capital Link Greek Shipping Leadership Award” will be presented to Messrs. Panos Laskaridis, President, European Community Shipowners Associations; CEO, Lavinia Corporation/Laskaridis Shipping Co. Ltd. and Athanasios Laskaridis, Chairman and CEO Lavinia Corporation, Lavinia Enterprises Limited and Laskaridis Shipping Company Ltd.
The award is given in recognition of their unique and extensive contribution to Shipping and Greece and for their overall outstanding service to the shipping industry made by each of them individually, by their family and by their companies.
Capital Link is an advisory, investor relations and financial communications firm. Capital Link organizes fourteen conferences annually, of which seven are focused on the maritime sector.