Stein, Kaity

Vancouver International Maritime Centre
Suite 536 – 999 Canada Place
Vancouver, B.C.  V6C 3e1
Direct Tel: 604-641-1254


Ms. Arsoniadis-Stein is the Executive Director of the Vancouver International Maritime Centre. Ms. Arsoniadis-Stein practised maritime law in England, having worked for Gard Protection and Indemnity Club, and in Greece where she worked for ELDA, the National Oil Refineries of Greece.  In Vancouver, British Columbia she worked with the law firm, Bull Housser and Tupper as well as Teekay Shipping Limited and Seaspan Container Lines.

Ms. Arsoniadis-Stein drives forward VIMC’s role to promote BC to the international shipping industry as a maritime centre location and actively solicit shipping companies to locate operations in the province.

In 2012 she was recognized with the Queen Elizabeth II, Diamond Jubilee Medal in recognition for her contribution to her local community and Canada.


Professional Affiliations:

  • Canadian Maritime Law Association: Member
  • Vancouver Maritime Arbitrators Association: Arbitrating Member, director and current President
  • Insurance Dispute Resolution Services of B.C.:  Trustee
  • International Maritime Centre: Director
  • Vancouver Maritime Museum: Trustee
  • BC Jobs and Investment Board: Head of the transportation sector
  • Company of Master Mariners: Honorary Member



  • B.A (UBC 1992)
  • L.L.B.  & Post-Graduate Diploma in English Law (University College of Wales, Aberystwyth, UK,1996)
  • LLM, Honours (University of London, London, UK 1997)
  • Canadian Legal Accreditation Certificate (UVic, BC 1998)
  • Admitted Bar of British Columbia, 1999
  • ADR Program (Justice Institute of BC)