Come Join us with Achievers of Ports/Terminals Excellence at 2021 Global Ports Forum Awards, Dubai, UAE, 13 Apr 2021.
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 2021 Global Ports Forum Awards.
These Awards will coincide with the Global Ports Forum Dubai to be held on 12-13 April, 2021, and will be given out during The Global Ports Forum Awards 2021 Dinner, to be held in Dubai, UAE, on 13 Apr 2021 evening.
We are pleased to inform that the 2017, 2018 & 2019, 2020 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, 2018, 2019 & 2020 events from a number of international publications and trade journals. The 2017, 2018, 2019 & 2020 Global Ports Forum Awards in the news:
Photos of the 2017, 2018, 2019 & 2020 Global Ports Forum Awards Events:
The 2021 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 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
Dry Bulk Port / Terminal of The Year
Liquid Bulk 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
Best Turnaround Cruise Port/Terminal Operations of the Year
Ferry Terminal Operator of The Year
Integrated Port Logistics Hub 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
Excellence in Ports and Terminals Training / Education
Port / Terminal InterModal Solutions Provider of The Year
Port / Terminal Services Provider of The Year
Oil / Gas Storage Tank Port / Terminal of The Year
Supply Chain Innovation of the Year (Shipping)
Supply Chain Innovation of the Year (Ocean Freight Forwarding)
Port/Terminal Innovation of the Year (Infrastructure)
Port/Terminal Innovation of the Year (Smart Port)
Port/Terminal Innovation of the Year (Technology)
Port/Terminal Innovation of the Year (Handling Equipment)
Port/Terminal Innovation of the Year (Software & Operating System)
Port/Terminal Innovation of the Year (Solutions)
Port/Terminal Innovation of the Year (Digital)
Port / Terminal Construction Contractor of The Year
Port / Terminal Concession / Deal 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 – 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 – Central America and Caribbean
Port / Terminal of The Year – South America
Port / Terminal of The Year – North East Asia
Port / Terminal of The Year – South East Asia
Port / Terminal of The Year – Indian Sub Continent
Best Transhipment Hub Port / Terminal of The Year
Inland Port / Terminal of The Year
Most Improved Port / Terminal of The Year
Emerging Lead Port/Terminal of the Year
Outstanding Port/Terminal Design of The Year
Best Port Agency of the Year
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
Most Improved Port/Terminal Facilities of the Year
People Developer Port / Terminal of The Year
Port Infrastructure Development of the Year
Ro-Ro 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 Supply Partner of The Year
Most Innovative Port / Terminal Professional of The Year
Port / Terminal Professional of The Year
Outstanding Port Manager of The Year
Port Risk Manager of the Year
Port / Terminal Builder of The Year
Port / Terminal Woman of The Year
Most Inspiring Woman in Port/Terminal Industry
Port/Terminal Financier of The Year
Port/Terminal Consultant of the Year
Hall of Fame
2021 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 2021 Awards by 20 Sep 2020 covering the following:
- 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.
- 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.
- Short listed nominees will be announced well in advance and their presence is desirable at the 2021 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.
On or Before 1 Dec 2020: The ‘Early Bird’ Ticket Rate is USD$499 – Save USD$100!
From 2 Dec 2020: The Regular Ticket Rate is USD$599
Note: Ticket for Dinner does not include the cost of accommodation and travel to the event.
To register, please submit the following details to firstname.lastname@example.org:
What Best Describes Your Industry Sector?:
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 Dec 2020 to enjoy the discount.
The Global Ports Forum will continue to strive and provide a common platform for the professionals of Ports and Terminals industry.
We are indeed pleased to share selected details of our 24 executive workshops, 6 executive programs, 5 Forums and 4 Awards Dinners that we had recently organized, being uploaded onto our website:-
Details of GPF forthcoming executive workshops/forums are available on our website at below link:
We look forward to your active participation and valued contributions for success at your Awards Dinner.
The Global Ports Forum
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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.