The Athens Institute for Education and Research (ATINER) organizes an Annual International Conference on Shipping, Maritime Trade and Ports 2014, 2 – 5 June 2014, Athens, Greece. The conference is taking place in parallel with the large international shipping exhibition of poseidonia.
The aim of the conference is to bring together scholars, researchers and students from all areas of Tourism. Areas of interest include (but are not confined to):
- Maritime Trade
- History of Shipping and Maritime Trade
- Maritime Law
- Maritime Economics and Policy
- Maritime Institutions
- Ocean and Sea environment
- Ocean and Sea pollution
- Maritime Security and Piracy
- Maritime Transportation
- Marine Policy
- Port Management
- Maritime Insurance
If you think that you can contribute, please send an abstract of about 300 words to Dr. Chris Sakellariou, VP of Finance, ATINER & Associate Professor, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.Please include the following: Title of Paper, Full Name (s), Current Position, Institutional Affiliation, an email address, and at least 3 keywords that best describe the subject of your submission. All abstracts should be submitted in English.
If you want to participate without presenting a paper, click here for the registration form of the conference. If you want to chair a session, evaluate papers to be included in the conference proceedings or books, contribute to the editing, or any other offer to help please send an email to Dr. Gregory T. Papanikos, President, ATINER.
The registration fee is €300 (euro), covering access to all sessions, two lunches, coffee breaks and conference material. Presentations and papers are published (a) in a book of abstracts, (b) in ATINER’S conference paper series and © in an edited book. Special arrangements will be made with a local luxury hotel for a limited number of rooms at a special conference rate. In addition, a number of special events will be organized: A Greek night of entertainment with dinner, a special one-day cruise in the Greek islands, an archaeological tour of Athens and a one-day visit to Delphi.