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What is the Institute of Maritime & Economic Studies


The Institute of Maritime & Economic Studies (www.Instimarec.org ) was established in London at March of 2011 as an International Shipping Think Tank, specialized in the Maritime Economic sector. Today almost 3 years later, the IMES has more than 3900 social members,( all Ship-owners or executive employees in the Shipping Industry ) and is being governed by a 10 members Steering committee and the 7 Heads members of the Advisory board.

IMES produces High confidential Intelligence Reports, working and cooperating with Embassies, Diplomatic offices, Universities and Institutions in 12countries in all over the world.  During those 3 Years the IMES has chosen to provide only the 20% of its Intelligence reviews to the public, since the majority of the studies and reports was addressed only to the MEMBERS and to the Institutions or “clients” that had ordered this kind of research as well.

As members the IMES CLUB can accept every individual that acts, works, study, teaches, guides, doing Business, or is involved with some way with any of the following topics : Maritime Economics, Maritime Finance , Maritime Law, Investment Banking, Maritime Education, Maritime Analysis, Maritime Operations, Maritime Management.

In November 2013 the Steering Committee of the IMES, decided to expand its worldwide network, by allowing to numerous individuals that are involved in the Shipping and Finance Industry, to be MEMEBERS of the IMES CLUB.

The IMES CLUB   is a High strictly and Confidential club that provides to its members access to Special Classified Shipping Information and allow them to participate in Congresses, Forums and events, in parallel with some special privileges.

The Members of the IMES CLUB have also the right to upgrade their role in the organization and to participate either in the 7 Committees of the Institute or even in Steering Committee and the Top Management of the organization as well.

This kind of upgrade is due to each member’s special qualifications, working effort and mostly the loyalty between the Confidentiality of the classified information that gradually will be involved.

 There are 3 types of Memberships:

1.      Active Members

2.      Student Members

3.      Social Followers

Of course any member of the above categories could be under circumstances be upgraded to most advanced roles and participate either in one of the 7 Committees of the Institute or even in the Steering Committee and the Top Management of the organization as well.