London International Shipping Week 2017

Pole Star is a Gold sponsor of London International Shipping Week 2017, which is set to be an unmissable week featuring over 140 industry functions and networking opportunities, attended by leaders across all sectors of the international shipping industry.

A full programme of events will be held by international shipping and marine trade associations and UK Government (known as Supporting Organisations), as well as by official sponsors of the week. An estimated 15,000 industry leaders are expected to attend the week, suggesting a global networking opportunity of the highest level.

A major event of the week will be the one-day LISW Conference, followed by the LISW Gala Dinner, both to be held at the Grosvenor House Hotel on Park Lane on Thursday 14 September. The conference will be attended by over 500 industry leaders while an estimated 1,000 industry leaders are expected to attend the evening Gala Dinner.

We will also be hosting our own Pole Star events during the week: 

Thames Cruise hosted by Pole Star

Monday 11th September | 1pm – 5pm | By invitation only

We will be cruising by Tower Bridge, HMS Belfast, and many more breathtaking views; with prosecco and 5-star catering on the sunny upper deck. If you prefer, come downstairs to enjoy the cruise from the cosy lower deck; with a fully-stocked bar and music provided for your entertainment.

Pole Star Maritime Technology Roadshow

Wednesday 13th September | 1pm – 4:30pm | Limited capacity - apply to attend now to avoid disappointment

Showcasing our most exciting new developments and partnerships, the Pole Star Maritime Technology Roadshow is a must-attend event for delegates affected by increasing regulatory requirements, efficiency challenges, and financial compliance risk. Don’t miss our product demonstrations and exciting announcements to be presented at the beautiful Southbank Centre, overlooking the Thames.


Click here to view the full listing of the week's events.


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