Mark Szakonyi

IHS Markit

Executive Editor, JOC, Maritime & Trade

Mark Szakonyi leads the JOC editorial team, consisting of a global team of journalists and researchers covering the container shipping industry. His analysis and work have been quoted in general news media including the BBC, The Economist, PBS Nightly Business Report, NPR, Al Jazeera International, South China Morning Post, and USA Today. He speaks regularly at industry events and helps plan and moderate JOC events, leads JOC’s shipper roundtables, and chairs the JOC Canada Trade Conference. He has bachelor’s degrees in political science and English from Elmhurst College and a master’s in journalism from the University of Missouri.

Sessions With Mark Szakonyi

Thursday, 24 June

  • 01:00pm - 01:30pm (CET) / 24/jun/2021 11:00 am - 24/jun/2021 11:30 am

    Business Innovation

    Aligning Port Strategy with Key Shipper Interests


    With the "Changing of the Guard", leading innovative ports are putting shipper interests first. The challenge is how to put that into practice. In this case study, get to hear from a leading US shipper on how they partnered up with their port to commit to a long-term journey of strategic growth together .