Nominations Open – 2018 Global Ports Forum Awards, 22 Feb 2018, Dubai, UAE.
Dear Industry Colleagues,
In continuation of our commitment of improving global ports and furthering the interests of ports globally through collaborations among members of the port ecosystem, we are pleased to announce that Nominations are open for the 2018 Global Ports Forum Awards.
These Awards will coincide with the Global Ports Forum Dubai to be held on 21-22 February, 2018, and will be given out during The Global Ports Forum Awards 2018 Dinner, to be held in Dubai UAE on 22 February 2018 evening.
We are pleased to inform that the 2017 Global Ports Forum Awards Dinner was very well attended and a number of awards winners in presence of excellent participation received their awards from H.E. Mr. Mohammed Sharaf, Assistant Foreign Minister for Economics and Trade of United Arab Emirates & the former Group CEO, Dubai Ports World Group (2005- Jan 2016).
Please find attached some of the media coverage and press release about the 2017 Event from a number of international publications and trade journals. The 2017 Global Ports Forum Awards in the news:
Photos of the 2017 Global Ports Forum Awards Event :
The 2018 Global Port Forum Awards will recognise the most valuable contribution made by professionals in different areas of Ports and Terminals Industry and acknowledge their roles and achievements in the following categories:
Bunkering Port / Bunkering Infrastructure of The Year
Bulk Commodities Port / Terminal of The Year
Bulk Liquid Port / Terminal of The Year
Container Terminal Operator of The Year
Cruise Terminal Operator of The Year
Ferry Terminal Operator of The Year
Free Trade Zone of The Year
Green Port / Terminal of The Year
Maritime Services Provider of The Year
Maritime Training / Education Service Provider of The Year
Port / Terminal InterModal Solutions Provider of The Year
Oil / Gas Port / Terminal of The Year
Port / Terminal Software / operating system of The Year
Port / Terminal Construction Contractor of The Year
Port /Terminal Cargo Handling Equipment Supplier of The Year
Port / Terminal Engineering / Technical Innovation of The Year
Port / Terminal Digital Innovation o f The Year
Port / Terminal Concession / Deal of The Year
Port / Terminal Technology and R&D of The Year
Port / Terminal of The Year – Africa
Port / Terminal of The Year – Australia / New Zealand
Port / Terminal of The Year – China
Port / Terminal of The Year – Central America and Caribbean
Port / Terminal of The Year – North Europe
Port / Terminal of The Year – South Europe
Port / Terminal of The Year – Western Europe
Port / Terminal of The Year – Middle East
Port / Terminal of The Year – North America
Port / Terminal of The Year – South America
Port / Terminal of The Year – South East Asia
Port / Terminal of The Year – North East Asia
Port / Terminal of The Year – Indian Sub Continent
Process Compliant Port / Terminal of The Year
Safe and Secure Port / Terminal of The Year
Customers Value Creator Port / Terminal of The Year
CSR Pursuer Port / Terminal of The Year
Port / Terminal CEO of The year
Port / Terminal Visionary of The Year
Life Time Achievement in Port / Terminal Industry
Newsmaker of The Year in Port / Terminal Industry
Port Authority of The Year
Port / Terminal Professional of The Year
Woman of the Year in Port & Terminals
Port/Terminal Financier of The Year
Hall of Fame
2018 Global Ports Forum Award Categories Details:
Award winners will be finalised by a jury comprising of Global Ports Customers & Senior Port Experts from the Global Ports Council through a transparent well defined process and applying common criteria in each category of the awards.
In the meantime, we are looking forward and welcome nominations for the 2018 Global Ports Forum Awards by 1 July 2018 covering the following:
- Provide us details of your organization / concerned personnel who are competent to stake a claim to one or more awards among the above listed categories.
- Please send a brief note describing justification for your claim to the relevant award, based on these the jury will finalize the list of award winners.
- Short listed nominees will be announced well in advance and their presence is desirable at the 2018 Global Ports Awards Dinner event.
Guests can look forward to an evening for networking among senior professionals of Ports / Terminal and supporting industries in a relaxed environment along with enjoying the achievement awards.
Dress Code: Formal suits / National dress for Gentlemen, Gowns / Cocktail Dresses for Ladies.
The Global Ports Forum will continue to strive and provide a common platform for the professionals of Ports and Terminals industry.
We look forward to your active participation and valued contributions for success of your Awards Dinner
On or Before 1 Oct 2017: The ‘Early Bird’ Ticket Rate is USD$499 – Save USD$100!
Special Offer! – 10 Delegates for the Price of 8 in This Category, total costs only USD$3992. Save USD$998!
- From 2 Oct 2017: The Regular Ticket Rate is USD$599
Special Offer! – 10 Delegates for the Price of 8 in This Category, total costs only USD$4792, Save USD$1198!
Note: Ticket for Dinner does not include the cost of accommodation and travel to the event.
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Looking forward to welcome you to our Awards Dinner again in 2018.
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