Launching the two-week programme of 48 individual events, Teasdale emphasised that Liverpool is a global trading centre and gateway with a maritime sector which comprises 1700 companies employing 28000 people with an annual turnover of £2.5 billion. [Read more…]
Love it or hate it, social media is part of modern life – and in the wrong hands, it can even be dangerous.
The use of social media as a business tool and how to avoid the pitfalls will be the subject of a half day workshop due to be held during popular Maritime, Logistics and Energy thematic which forms part of the forthcoming International Festival For Business in Liverpool. [Read more…]
London International Shipping Week (LISW) has appointed a new Chairman of its Steering Group as it looks forward to the 2015 event (September 7 to 11).
Jeremy Penn has been Chief Executive of The Baltic Exchange since 2003 and was a member of the LISW Steering Group for the highly successful inaugural event in 2013. Jeremy is a non-executive Director and Treasurer of Maritime London and Vice-Chairman of Maritime UK. [Read more…]
The IFB is a global business event, taking place in the UK, Liverpool throughout June and July, with a target audience of 250,000 business professionals and advisors from over 125 countries. The Festival is supported by the UK Government and aims to promote business in the North West and accelerate economic growth with an ambitious programme of over 100 themed global business events. [Read more…]
International maritime industry leaders will converge on Liverpool in June to take part in the Maritime Logistics & Energy thematic which forms a prominent part of the 50-day International Festival of Business (IFB 2014).
And one of the must-attend events during this packed programme is the Grand Gala Dinner on Friday June 13, hosted by Mersey Maritime at its Monks Ferry headquarters in Birkenhead. [Read more…]