Crisis Communication and Media Training in Athens

Crisis Communication and Media Training in Athens

Join Navigate Response - the shipping industry's crisis communications specialists – for a full day of media training in Athens this May.

The practical seminar-style training will be tailored to Incident Management Team (IMT) members and company leaders who are looking to fine tune their crisis communications and media management skills. Attendees will learn how to respond to media pressure, strategize a corporate response, coordinate their team in the face of crisis, and provide an effective address as a spokesperson.

The highly interactive day will include an opportunity for each participant to practice acting as a spokesperson in an on-camera interview, addressing both personal communication and team leadership skills.


  • Real-world case studies of recent incidents in the maritime sector
  • Crisis communications strategy: how to manage an effective corporate response
  • Understanding the media: tips for print, broadcast, and telephone interviews and what makes news
  • Interview: dos and don’ts / setting key messages
  • Roleplay: interview, playback, and review (practical)
  • Doorstep interviews (ambushes): how to handle intrusive interviews/situations (practical)
  • Social media: managing its impact / effectiveness during a crisis

Event details: ​

Location: Athens Marriott Hotel, Syngrou Avenue 385, Athens, Greece, 17564

Training duration: 1 day

Dates: two sessions to choose from, May 21 or May 22, 2024

Times: 10:00 – 17:00

Price including lunch, training book, and certificate: Euro 450 per person

Book with a credit card at the links below, or to pay by invoice email

Secure your session with the leading maritime media experts

Spaces are limited; reserve now. You can transfer your booking to another member of your team at any time. Limited to two people per company.

Looking for training for your whole team? Contact us to book a bespoke course delivered at your offices.

Meet the Trainers

Dustin Eno is an award-winning speaker and a trusted advisor, specialising in communications, reputation management and organisational leadership especially in times of challenge or crisis. Dustin oversees the operations of Navigate Response’s global network of 47 offices and leads the crisis communication team which responds to 200+ incidents a year.
Kyle Fawkes is an expert communicator in crisis management, international policy and maritime affairs. Kyle provides strategic communications advice on operational, reputational and geopolitical shipping issues – including trade sanctions, vessel detentions and security threats. Prior to joining Navigate Response, Kyle worked with universities and think tanks to research and consult on international maritime policy-making.

For more information contact:

+44 (0) 20 3326 8451

Navigate Response is the strongest global crisis communications network specialising in the international shipping, port and offshore industries; headquartered in London, Singapore and Houston, we operate a global network of 47 offices in 31 countries around the world.