Events

CADE 2016 analyses the Canal’s future

CADE analizará las oportunidades que ofrece el Canal ampliado.

One of the main events of the Panamanian Association of business Executive (APEDE) is the annual conference CADE 2016, which will take place from Wednesday, April 20 to Friday, April 22 at the Sheraton Hotel.

This year the forum subject will be “After the Canal Expansion…What else? Opportunities and Barriers”. The principal speaker for the inaugural dinner is the former Chilean president Ricardo Lagos, while closing the conference will be Dr. Ricardo Hausmann from Harvard […]

World Maritime Day 2016 “Shipping: essential”

Día Marítimo Mundial 2016 “Shipping: essential”

The theme for World Maritime Day 2016 is “Shipping: essential for the world”

The theme provides an opportunity to focus on the key link between maritime transport and the global society as well as to increase awareness of the importance of the role of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) as the global standard-setting body for international shipping. Each year World Maritime Day is celebrated. The exact date is left to each country, but usually it […]

Expocomer the commercial fair

Expocomer, the fair organized by the Panama Chamber of Commerce (CCIAP), will take place from Tuesday 9 to Saturday, March 12 at the Atlapa Convention Center. The inauguration will be on Tuesday at 11 a.m.

This annual fair promotes commercial meetings between companies around the world and local businesses, creating exchanges between the industrial and commercial sectors in America, Asia, Europe and the Caribbean.

This year the fair will occupy the entire 17,000 square meters […]

Chamber of Shipping organizes Logistic Summit 2016

On Friday, March 11, the Panama Chamber of Shipping (CMP) will discuss the future of the logistics platform and what will happen after the expanded Canal opens to the maritime sector.

This event is the Panama Logistic Summit, of international stature, where prominent international guests will present their diverse perspectives on issues of great relevance to the sector.

The event, to be held at the Sheraton Hotel, will update the national logistics industry both at […]

CADE 2016 will analyze the expanded Canal potential

El Canal ofrece oportunidades de negocios.

The Panamanian Association of Business Executives (APEDE) has performed annually its distinguished Annual Conference of Business Executives (CADE), since 1966, which will take place this year from April 20 to 22 at the Sheraton Panama, with the theme “And After the Canal Expansion… What? Opportunities and Barriers.”

The event deepens the primary aim of bringing together the elite of the private, business, intellectual and government sectors to discuss, analyze and seek solutions to the most […]

MIT’s 20th anniversary

20 years of MIT

MIT celebrated 20 years serving Panama and the world, together with its clients, employees and partners, with its traditional Christmas Party, highlighting different cultures and roots of our country.

During the event all the achievements during the 2015 were presented along with highlighting Employees of the Year 2015.

The surprise of the evening was the presentation of Samy and Sandra Sandoval, enjoyed by all the guests late into the evening.

UMIP celebrates 10th anniversary with tribute to its founders

De izquierda a derecha Desilia Ramos de Motta; Capitán Antonio Motta, Ingeniera Fernanda Billard, José Santos Motta y Jorge Barakat

The Panama International Maritime University (UMIP) celebrated 10 years since its creation, with a Gala Dinner and the participation of the most important figures of the maritime industry, teachers, administrators and students.

The celebration was held on December 4 at the Hard Rock Panama Megapolis Convention Hall.

Captain Orlando Allard (First Rector of the UMIP), Engineer Victor Barahona Luna and Doctor Luis Ramon Fabrega were honored with recognitions as those who laid the foundation of […]