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2018 Global Ports Forum Awards Dubai 22 Feb 18

Saturday, February 10th, 2018

H. E. Mohammed Sharaf, Asst Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation for Economic and Trade Affairs of United Arabs Emirates & the retired Group CEO of Dubai Ports World Group (2005 to Jan 2016) had consented to be the Guest Of Honor for the Awards Dinner. Come Join us with Achievers of Ports/Terminals Excellence at 2018 Global Ports Forum Awards, Dubai, UAE, 22 Feb 18

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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 Now 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 GPF 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 UAE & former Group CEO, Dubai Ports World (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:

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Photos of the 2017 Global Ports Forum Awards Event :

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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 Grain Port / Terminal of The Year

Bulk Logistics Port / Terminal of The Year

Bulk Liquid Port / Terminal of The Year

Most Efficient Oil/Gas Terminal of The Year

Global Container Terminal Operator of The Year

Cruise Terminal Operator of The Year

Ferry Terminal Operator of The Year

Free Trade Zone of The Year

Port/Terminal Logistics Operator of the Year

Green Port / Terminal of The Year

Multi-Purpose 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

Port / Terminal Services Provider of The Year

Oil / Gas Storage Tank 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

People Developer 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 Public Partner of The Year

Port / Terminal Professional of The Year

Outstanding Port Manager of The Year

Port / Terminal Woman of The Year

Port/Terminal Financier of The Year

Port/Terminal Consultant 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 look forward and welcome nominations for the 2018 Awards by 1 July 2018 covering the following:

 

  1. 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.
  2. 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.
  3. 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 at your Awards Dinner.

Ticket costs:

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.

 

To register, please submit the following details to thomasng@globalportsforum.com:

Name:

Position:

Organisation:

Address:

Tel:

Fax:

Email:

What Best Describes Your Industry Sector?:

Billing information:

 

For cheque payments: To be made payable to ‘Global Ports Forum Pte. Ltd.’ Please do not send post-dated cheque.

 

For telegraphic transfers:

 

Account Name:             Global Ports Forum Pte. Ltd.,  

Account No. :                695 477 141 001.

Beneficiary Bank:          Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation Limited, Singapore. (Swift: OCBCSGSG),

                                    Address : 65 Chulia Street #01-00, OCBC Centre, Singapore 049513.

 

Please supply confirmation via email of the TT from your bank. Transmitting bank charges must be paid by sender. Please quote both delegate and company name as reference.

 

Kindly note that as we are providing a special rate for ‘early bird’ sign up, we will need to receive your company payment by 1 Oct 2017 to enjoy the discount.

 

Looking forward to welcome you to our Awards Dinner again in 2018.

Kind regards

 

Thomas Ng

Chairman

The Global Ports Forum

 

GLOBAL PORTS FORUM PTE. LTD.

 

 

10 Anson Road

#26-04

International Plaza

Singapore 079903

 

Website: www.globalportsforum.com/

 

Mobile: +65 9684 3289

DID:    +65 65197662

Fax:    +65 6725 8438

Email:  thomasng@globalportsforum.com

Terms & Conditions:

No delegate registration will be accepted without completing registration details and full payment.

Upon receipt of your registration details and full payment, further programme information will be emailed to you including your proforma invoice and, if required, a letter of invitation for entry visa application.

Delegates will not be admitted unless payment has been received in Full.

Flights, Airport Transfers and Accommodation are not included in your delegate registration fee.

No cancellation is allowed, but a replacement with another participant is allowed.

This programme is subject to change without notice, E&O.E.

Check out “2nd GPF Executive Workshop on Effective Concession Agreements for Ports & Terminals, Grand Hyatt Dubai Al Khor Boardroom, 19-20 Feb 18, “!

Wednesday, February 7th, 2018

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Date: Mon, Feb 19, 9:00 AM

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Monday, February 5th, 2018

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Date: Thu, Feb 22, 6:00 PM

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Monday, February 5th, 2018

Check out “Join us with Achievers of Ports/Terminals Excellence at 2018 GPF Awards at Grand Hyatt Dubai Al Ameera Ballroom, 22 Feb 2018. HE Mohammed Sharaf, Asst Minister of Foreign Affairs & Int’l Cooperation Economic & Trade Affairs, UAE is Guest Of Honour.” on Eventbrite!

Date: Thu, Feb 22, 6:00 PM

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Monday, February 5th, 2018

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Date: Wed, Feb 21, 9:00 AM

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Check out “Join us with Achievers of Ports/Terminals Excellence at 2018 GPF Awards at Grand Hyatt Dubai Al Ameera Ballroom, 22 Feb 2018. HE Mohammed Sharaf, Asst Minister of Foreign Affairs & Int’l Cooperation Economic & Trade Affairs, UAE is Guest Of Honour.”!

Wednesday, January 24th, 2018

Check out “Join us with Achievers of Ports/Terminals Excellence at 2018 GPF Awards at Grand Hyatt Dubai Al Ameera Ballroom, 22 Feb 2018. HE Mohammed Sharaf, Asst Minister of Foreign Affairs & Int’l Cooperation Economic & Trade Affairs, UAE is Guest Of Honour.” on Eventbrite!

Date: Thu, Feb 22, 6:00 PM

Location: Grand Hyatt Dubai

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Wednesday, January 24th, 2018

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Date: Wed, Feb 21, 9:00 AM

Location: Grand Hyatt Dubai

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Check out “GPF Executive Workshop on Use of Automated Guided Vehicles and Drones in Ports and Terminals, Grand Hyatt Dubai Al Khor Boardroom, Feb 21-22 2018, UAE”!

Wednesday, January 24th, 2018

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Date: Wed, Feb 21, 9:00 AM

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Check out “2nd GPF Executive Workshop on Effective Concession Agreements for Ports & Terminals, Grand Hyatt Dubai Al Khor Boardroom, 19-20 Feb 18, “!

Wednesday, January 24th, 2018

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Date: Mon, Feb 19, 9:00 AM

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Check out “The Global Port Quality System (GPQS) – Achieving Accreditation for ports/terminals with a quality system of global standard.”!

Friday, December 29th, 2017

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Date: Mon, Jan 1 2018, 9:00 AM

Location: Hyatt Regency Dubai

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