This year it attracted more than 500 prominent personalities from the Greek and International shipping community including Mr. Miltiadis Varvitsiotis, The Minister of the Hellenic Ministry of Shipping and the Aegean, Mrs. Danae Bezantakou, Managing Director of NAVIGATOR SHIPPING CONSULTANTS, Mr. Imran Vohra, CEO of DIABOS, UAE and INDIA and Mrs. Athena Kanellatou, Managing Director of MacGregor Greece.
As a tradition established few years ago by Navigator, four foreign Ambassadors in Greece participated in a high-level panel untitled “Euro – Mediterranean Dialogue on Shipping”.
The Ambassador of Turkey, H.E. Mr. Kerim Uras and the Ambassador of Germany, H.E. Mr. Peter Schoof, the Ambassador of the Kingdom of Netherlands, H.E. Mr. Jan Versteeg and the Ambassador of Egypt, H.E. Mr. Ahmed Fouad El Bidewy under the moderation of Mr. Francois Lafond, Executive Director of EuropaNova (Paris), presented their national strategies in order to support the shipping and shipbuilding industries.