Admission Price: Free to attend
Speaker: Dr. Helen A. Thanopoulou, Professor in Operations Management of Shipping Companies at the Department of Shipping, Trade and Transport of the University of the Aegean
Dr. Helen A. Thanopoulou is Professor in Operations Management of Shipping Companies at the Department of Shipping, Trade and Transport of the University of the Aegean where she has served - from September 2014 to August 2016 - as Head of the Department.
She studied Economics (University of Athens) and Development Economics (D.E.A, University of Paris I, Panthéon- Sorbonne) and holds a Doctorate in Maritime Studies from the University of Piraeus where she taught briefly. Next, she spent more than 8 years in Wales, as Lecturer and Senior Lecturer at Cardiff University serving as Director of shipping related postgraduate courses also. She returned to Greece to a new post in the Department of Shipping, Trade and Transport on Chios Island.
She has published on maritime crises, shipping competitiveness and investment patterns, UK shipping policy, liner alliances and ports, quality shipping, maritime innovation etc. Prof. Thanopoulou has served as Council member of the International Association of Maritime Economists (IAME), as Guest Editor and member of Editorial Boards, and as reviewer for a substantial number of international academic journals, teaching also at undergraduate and post-graduate courses at universities in Europe and Asia and has acted as evaluator of postgraduate courses as well.
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6.00pm - 8.00pmThursday 27th October 2016