American Public University Live Webinar: Overcoming Maritime Risks

Sunday, February 13, 2011
American Public University (APU), part of American Public University System, will host a live webinar on Wednesday, February 16, 2011, to examine best practices for managing regulatory, environmental and operational risks faced by the maritime industry. APU Professor Donald McKay, a noted maritime transportation and logistics expert and Joseph Keefe, managing editor of Maritime Professional, will discuss the financial impact of complex day-to-day challenges – including acts of piracy, catastrophic accidents, natural disasters and the loss of infrastructure resulting in downtime. McKay and Keefe will also present solutions for maintaining a healthy bottom line.    
 
Topics include:
  • Standards of Training and Certification and Watchkeeping (STCW) Compliance
  • Cost-effective education of the entire maritime workforce
  • Utilizing technology to more effectively deliver content
  • Optimizing operational efficiency while minimizing vulnerability
 
 
For more information or to register, please visit http://www.apu.apus.edu/lp/webcast/maritime-risk
 
What:           Maritime Risk: Overcoming Uncertainty and Meeting Compliance Standards by Empowering Individuals
 
Who:             Donald McKay, APUS adjunct professor of transportation and logistics management
Joseph Keefe, managing editor of Maritime Professional
 
When:           February 16, 2011
11:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. EST
 

This webcast will also include a Q&A session with the speakers:
 
 Donald McKay, Adjunct Professor of Transportation and Logistics Management at APU
 
Joe Keefe, Managing Editor of Maritime Professional
 
 
to register:
Maritime Reporter August 2014 Digital Edition
FREE Maritime Reporter Subscription
Latest Maritime News    rss feeds

Education/Training

USCG Cutter Eagle to Open for Tours in Yorktown

Coast Guard Cutter Eagle, America's tall ship and seagoing classroom for future officers in training, is scheduled to be open for tours Saturday at Coast Guard Training Center Yorktown.

30 Rosneft Subsidiaries in All-Russian Environmental Cleanup Day

Thirty Rosneft subsidiaries in most of the regions of the Company presence, from Sakhalin in the east to the Arkhangelsk Region in the west, took part in the

Newport International Boat Show Highlights

Newport Exhibition Group, owners and producers of the Newport International Boat Show, announced today activities and amenities for those planning to attend its 44th boat show season,

 
 
Maritime Security Maritime Standards Naval Architecture Offshore Oil Port Authority Salvage Ship Electronics Ship Repair Ship Simulators Shipbuilding / Vessel Construction
rss | archive | history | articles | privacy | terms and conditions | contributors | top maritime news | about us | copyright | maritime magazines
maritime security news | shipbuilding news | maritime industry | shipping news | maritime reporting | workboats news | ship design | maritime business

Time taken: 0.1332 sec (8 req/sec)