ALBA introduces the new MBA IN SHIPPING

Thursday, 19/05/2005

ALBA proudly introduces the MBA in Shipping, a program that addresses the present and future educational needs of the maritime industry and, in particular, the needs of the Greek maritime sector.

The ALBA MBA in Shipping program is designed for high-quality and promising graduates who wish to pursue an international career in the shipping industry. The aim of this program is to provide the knowledge base necessary to ensure Greece's future as a major international shipping nation, by delivering to students the knowledge and ability to be able to manage all areas of a shipping operation, to make sound and timely decisions and to be able to cope under the continuous and rapidly changing competitive shipping business environment.

The Program Presentation was successfully organized on May 18, 2005, at the Metropolitan Hotel (385 Syngrou Ave., Faliro), with the participation of about 200 executives of the Maritime Industry.

The following distinguished executives (of both the private and public sector) and academics honoured the event with their presence and adressed the audience (alphabetial order):
-Mr. George Gratsos, President, Hellenic Chamber of Shipping
-Prof. Ioannis Joannos, Secretary General, Ministry of Mercantile Marine
-Prof. Manolis Kavoussanos, Athens University of Economics & Business
-Mr. Alexandros Panagopoulos, Vice Preseident & Managing Director, ATTICA Group
-Captain Panayiotis Tsakos, President of TSAKOS Group and Chairman, Lloyd's Register's Hellenic Advisory Committee.
-Mr. Emmanuel Vordonis, Managing Director, Thenamaris Ships Management Inc.

For further information you may contact Ms. Antonina Kalkavoura, tel: 210-8964531, e-mail: [email protected]