Women's International Shipping & Trading Association

WISTA USA NY/NJ: Decarbonization Event Part 2

November 16, 2022

Registration for the event is required in order to be able to join.  If you have not received the invitation and you are interested in attending, please let us know (Hara Gisholt or Lauren Wilgus).

When: November 16, 2022

Time: 12pm EST

Where: Virtual


The panel will be guided by Captain Steve Bomgardner, Head of Business Development at SailPlan. Steve is a master mariner, an experienced business leader and board advisor with 20 years in global leadership roles throughout the Oil & Gas and Maritime Industries. His special focus is on operations, corporate strategy as well as new technology initiatives (ESG/CSR).


Steve will be joined by Lydia Doussopoulos, General Manager of Seamar Management SA, the in-house technical management branch of Pangaea Logistics where Lydia is serving as the Sustainability Head. Lydia is tasked with setting up initiatives related to sustainability and maritime technologies and leading the company’s transition to a greener future.


In addition, we will hear from Danielle Doggett, Founder and CEO of Veer Group  and of SAILCARGO INC., whose mission is to be the clean shipping generation leader. Recently, Danielle accepted a gold medal from the governments of Canada and Costa Rica on behalf of SAILCARGO INC. in recognition of achievements made, with special acknowledgment for clean hydrogen propulsion systems.


Last but not least, Nikos Petrakakos, Senior Advisor – Decarbonization for Tufton Investment Management  will be offering his insight. Nikos has played an early and instrumental role in the global maritime industry’s showcasing of the financial and risk management benefits of embracing the decarbonization and digitalization disruption to key stakeholders. He uniquely blends 17 years of commercial and finance maritime background, with technical and operational know-how.


Please come with your questions and join us in this follow-up event discussing this crucial topic.


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