SHIPPINGInsight 2017 Fleet Optimization Conference & Exhibition Agenda

Official Program Sponsor: American Club
Official Wi-Fi Sponsor: KVH

For detailed 2017 SHIPPINGInsight Agenda, click here

Monday, October 9

  • Pre-Conference Private Sponsored Seminars – By invitation only
  • Chevron Marine Lubricants - Chevron’s fuels expert Monique Vermeire joins Marine Lubricants Account and Technical Manager Mike Sarisky, as they share insights on the future of marine products and technology. Find out more here.
  • HudsonAnalytix – Michael Edgerton, Vice President of HudsonTrident and a maritime security and cyber security expert, will be sharing his insights and considerable knowledge regarding cyber security and shipping. Find out more here.
  • Welcome Cocktail Reception in Exhibit Hall – sponsored by Bureau Veritas

Tuesday, October 10

  • Breakfast in Exhibit Hall – sponsored by ABB Turbocharging
  • Day 1: Keynote Speaker – Lois Zabrocky, President & Chief Operating Officer, International Seaways Inc.
  • Session A: The Efficient Ship/Keynote Speaker - Roger Holm, President, Wärtsilä Marine Solutions
  • Coffee Break in Exhibit Hall – sponsored by Marlink
  • Panel A: The Efficient Ship – sponsored by IntelsatMore solutions for improving your bottom line by optimizing operating efficiency – ashore and at sea.
  • Roundtable A: Future of Shipping: Strategies for Success – sponsored by DNV GL - Experts from across the shipping spectrum peer into their crystal balls and share their thoughts on what will happen in maritime technologies in the coming years.
  • SHIPPINGInsight Award Luncheon. Who will win the coveted SHIPPINGInsight Award for 2017?
  • Session B: Digitalization/Keynote Speaker - Frank Coles, Chief Executive Officer, Transas
  • Panel B: Digitalization – sponsored by MarorkaAll about connected ships, big data, cybersecurity, software, IT networks and more.
  • Coffee Break in Exhibit Hall – sponsored by Lloyd’s Register
  • Roundtable B: Digitalization & Cybersecurity strategies – sponsored by NCC GroupLearn about risks, solutions, best practices and standards to prevent and respond to cyber attacks, whether intentional or accidental.
  • Networking Reception in Exhibit Hall – sponsored by Chevron

Wednesday, October 11

  • Breakfast in Exhibit Hall – sponsored by Gnostech
  • Day 2: Keynote Speaker – Cameron Mackey, Director & Chief Operating Officer, Scorpio Tankers Inc.
  • Session C: Fuel and Propulsion/Keynote Speaker Martial Claudepierre, LNG Business Development Director, Bureau Veritas Marine
  • Guest Speaker – Angus Campbell, Corporate Director Energy Projects, Bernard Schulte Shipmanagement
  • Coffee Break in Exhibit Hall – sponsored by Mackay Marine & VAF Instruments
  • Panel C: Fuel and Propulsion – sponsored by ExxonMobilSolutions for improving fuel efficiency: including engines and auxiliary machinery, scrubbers, bunkering, LNG and other alternative fuels.
  • Roundtable C: ECA Strategies Open discussion Q&A session with panel of experts debating pros and cons of distillates, scrubbers, LNG, methanol, electric hybrid and more.
  • Lunch in Pavilion – sponsored by Intellian Tech
  • Session D:  Ship & Fleet Optimization/Keynote Speaker -
  • Panel D: Ship & Fleet Optimization – sponsored by ShipNetExplore the full range of technologies and solutions to improve efficiency in ship operations.
  • Coffee break in exhibit hall – sponsored by Glencore Ltd: Marine Fuels
  • Roundtable D: Reducing Opex Strategies – sponsored by Weather Routing Inc.A timely and pertinent subject. Listen to experts as they address strategies for minimizing opex and maximizing return on investment.
  • Keynote Speaker – Mark Darley, President of Americas Marine, Lloyd’s Register
  • Networking Reception in Exhibit Hall – sponsored by VPS

Thursday, October 12

  • Breakfast in Exhibit Hall – sponsored by Navtor
  • Day 3: Keynote Speaker – Jukka Merenluoto, Ecosystem Lead, ONE SEA
  • Session E: Regulatory Compliance
  • Panel E: Regulatory Compliance – sponsored by EcochlorExperts survey the regulatory landscape for ECAs, BWTS, STCW, ECDIS and more.
  • Coffee break in exhibit hall – sponsored by Goltens
  • Roundtable E: Ballast Water Treatment Strategies – sponsored by Hyde MarineOne of the hottest subjects in 2017! Learn all about the options, technologies and strategies for complying.
  • Luncheon Forum – sponsored by – MacGregor & Roundtable of Shipowners and Ship Managers – sponsored by - The Marshall Islands RegistrySenior executives from shipping companies take the stage to answer your questions and share their perspective.