On 8th March 2022, Danae Bezantakou honored International Women’s Day, participating in the following projects aiming at encouraging women empowerment, especially in the shipping industry:

•Marine traffic organized an interactive discussion among women leaders in the maritime world, sharing their experiences and expertise on the current and future state of the industry regarding digitalization and the promotion of efficiency and sustainability in the industry. 

The panel was moderated by Katerina Sofrona, Head of Customer Success at MarineTraffic
And the speakers where the following:
Ioanna Procopiou, Managing Director at Prominence Maritime and Sea Traders
Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou, Joint CEO at Tototheo Maritime
Danae Bezentakou, CEO Navigator Shipping Consultants & Concept Founder at YES Forum
Capt. Åsa Kärnebro, Head of Harbour Master office, Harbour Master, Captain at Port of Gothenburg

Find the discussion here.











•In relation to International Women’s Day, Danae Bezantakou conducted a presentation for Teekay Tankers Ltd, regarding the empowerment of female entrepreneurship.





•Danae Bezantakou also gave an interview at the Maritime subscription newspaper Maritime Economies at a special tribute in the issue of 9th March 2022 with the theme: “Women of Influence”. Read the whole article here.


•Danae Bezantakou, along with other renowned executives in business fields, Eirini Veniami Mangou, Sofia Konstantinopoulou and Eleni Plessa, were invited by Anagennisi school, to deliver a seech regarding female entrepreneurship.

•Last but not least,
Danae Bezantakou was invited by Democritus University of Thrace to deliver a speech in the context of “Gender Inequality”.