Photo: Karrie Trauth, Head of Shipping and Maritime for Shell in the Americas
Presenters from Shell Maritime, Teekay, Deutsche Bank, MOL and More!
WESTON, Conn. – September 15, 2020 –SHIPPINGInsight 20/20, a “Vision for the Decade” will present global thought leaders who will share their insights on current topics affecting the maritime industry. SHIPPINGInsight Fleet Optimization and Innovation Conference and Exhibition begins October 7th-8th with “Deep Dive” technical sessions followed by the conference and exhibition held October 12th-14th.
“Despite a world that is in a state of disruption, shipping continues to provide essential services to global society”, stated SHIPPINGInsight Chief Evolution Officer Carleen Lyden Walker. “At the same time, the industry is confronted with mounting regulatory demands as well as opportunities for greater efficiency and profitability through new technology and approaches. Identifying how to meet society’s demands while incorporating change forms much of our discussion at SHIPPINGInsight 20/20.
Key headliners for the event include Shell Maritime’s Karrie Trauth, Admiral Thad Allen, USCG(Ret), Eric Nagle of Teekay Shipping, Amit Mehrota of Deutsche Bank, Marsoft’s Arlie Sterling, Genco’s Rob Hughes, Jim Lawrence of MTI Network, Bud Darr of MSC, Wallem Group’s Frank Coles, Foremost CEO Angela Chao, Citibank’s Michael Parker, Jeff Pribor of International Seaways, Jan-Willem Van den Dijssel of Cargill and more!
SHIPPINGInsight 20/20 will also be a forum for interactive networking sessions, activities, workshops, individual and group meetings. Content for the event will be live-streamed, then made available on-demand for a full year to registered delegates. Additional features include Celebrity Karaoke and Stand-Up Comedy events, in addition to a “What’s My Line” competition.
SHIPPINGInsight 20/20 Fleet Optimization Conference & Exhibition features top-level content providers and a combination of plenary and networking sessions to foster more involvement, open discussion and interaction between shipping companies and solution providers.
Originally established in 2012, SHIPPINGInsight has grown steadily each year. Focusing on fleet optimization and innovation, the event provides a forum for fleet managers and solution providers to exchange ideas and discuss challenges in facing the transformation of the industry. More than 300 delegates from 19 countries attended the 2019 event, including 76 shipping company executives. With the virtual platform, this year’s event will reach globally. For more information, please visit www.shippinginsight.com.