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Monday, October 11th

Plenary Day 1

 


0800: Conference Setup

0930 – 1200: Pre-Conference Workshops 

1200: Hosted Lunch

1230: Opening – Registration & Exhibit Hall Open – The Bridge 

1400: Welcome & Opening Remarks 

  • Angus Campbell, Conference Chairman
  • Carleen Lyden Walker, Chief Evolution Officer,  SHIPPINGInsight

1415: Opening Keynote

  • State of the Industry Address: Decarbonization in Maritime – A Global Requirement
    Christopher Wiernicki, Chairman, President and CEO, American Bureau of Shipping (ABS)

1430: Plenary | All Hands: Bridging the Decade of Decarbonization

The shipping industry needs to find solutions to meet impending global requirements for reducing CO2 emissions and more. Learn what industry experts believe is the pathway forward and associated challenges

  • Host – Christopher Wiernicki, Chairman, President and CEO, American Bureau of Shipping (ABS)
  • Benchmarks for the Planet & Industry – Global Maritime Forum
  • Regulatory Role – Nicholas Makar, SVP Maritime Administration, Marshall Islands Ship Registry
  • Legislative IMO/USCG – Jeffrey Lantz, Director of Commerical Regulations & Standards, USCG
  • Industry Approaches – Madadh MacLaine, Secretary General, ZESTAS
  • Shipping Realities – Bud Darr, MSC Group


1530: Bridge Break | Coffee 


1600: Plenary | All Hands: Bridging the Future Through Technology hosted by Blue Sky Maritime Coalition

  • Shipowner Keynote – Gary Vogel, CEO, Eagle Bulk
  • Moderator – David Cummins, President and CEO, Blue Sky Maritime Coalition
  • Panel Discussion: 
    • New Propulsion
    • New Fuels 
    • New Designs, Peter van Diepen, Partner, NaviForm Consulting & Research
    • New Ideas, Captain Anuj Chopra, Co-Founder & CEO, ESGPlus


1715: Subject Matter Expert Closing Remarks 


1730: Closing Remarks 

  • Angus Campbell, Conference Chairman
  • Carleen Lyden Walker, Chief Evolution Officer, SHIPPINGInsight

1745: Evening Reception 


Tuesday, October 12th

Plenary Day 2

 


0700 – 0830: Breakfast Briefing Workshops

  • Workshop #1
  • Workshop #2


0800: Exhibit Hall Open – Continental Breakfast


0900: Opening Remarks 

  • Opening Remarks, Angus Campbell, Conference Chairman
  • Opening Keynote: Bridging the Gap Between Aspiration and Reality, Sabrina Chao, Chair & CEO, Wah Kwong Shipping Ltd. President, BIMCO


0915: Plenary | All Hands: Bridging the Decade of Digitalization 

This decade will illuminate the winners and losers through the “digital divide”. Those who are nimble and operating their companies with a heretofore efficiency created by digitalization will thrive. The laggards will be punished with higher costs and lower profitability.

  • Profitability – Joe Gross, Dry Operations Manager, d’Amico Shipping
  • Accountability Total Marine Solutions
  • Efficiency – Christopher Aversano, President, CMA 
  • Communications


1015: Bridge Break | Coffee


1045: Deep Dive – Fleet Management Optimization – OPex, CapEx, Routing, Efficiency and more – 

  • Industry Bridge – Mohan Muppidi, Fleet Management


1045: Deep Dive – Lubrication, Fuel & Bunkering 

  • Moderator – Llewellyn Bankes-Hughes, Managing Director, Director, Petrospot, Shipping Innovation 
  • Industry Bridge
    • Ramesh Bhat, Maritime Technical Director, Mangrove Partners
    • Sandi Ennor, President, Transparensea Fuels LLC
    • Jack Grogan, Senior Account Manager, VPS
    • Peter Lindsey, Vice President – Marine, Purify Fuel


1145: Deep Dive – Energy Alternatives hosted by DNV

  • Moderator – Simon Mockler, Business Development Director, Decarbonization and Digitalization, Maritime Americas, DNV 
    • Hydrogen – Jan Hagen Andersen, Business Development Director, Maritime Americas, DNV
    • E-Methanol  Lee Kindberg, Head of Environment and Sustainability, North Americas, Maersk


1145: Deep Dive – Regulatory Compliance Challenges & Solutions hosted by Total Marine Solutions 

  • Moderator – Total Marine Solutions
  • Industry Bridge
    • Captain Thomas Hudson, Operations Superintendent, Mitsui O.S.K Lines, Ltd
    • Nicholas Confuorto, President and CEO, CROE 
    • Giorgos Kyriazis, Associate, P Ship Systems Ltd 
    • Ocean Guardian


1245: Lunch on the Bridge – Shipowner Panel hosted by Cayman Ship Registry 

  • Jan-Willem van den Dijssel, Cargill
  • Angela Chao, Chair & CEO, Foremost Group
  • Anthony Gurnee, President & Director, Ardmore Shipping
  • Rob Hughes, Chief Operations Officer, Genco 
  • Jones Alexandre Barros Soares, Operations Executive Manager, Petrobras 


1400: Plenary | All Hands: Bridging the Decade of Defense 


  • Keynote Address – ADM Thad Allen, USCG (Ret), HudsonAnalytix

With each passing decade, the world gets more dangerous. Shipping is faced with multiple threats: pandemics, geo-political forces, cyber, piracy, and economic security. How is a company to navigate choppy waters?

  • Risk Management – Joseph Hughes, President and CEO, Shipowners Claims Bureau
  • Cyber – Cynthia Hudson, CEO, HudsonAnalytix
  • Crisis Management  Jim Lawrence, Founding Partner, MTI Network
  • Shipowner’s View – 
    • Boriana Farrar, Chief Legal Office-Patriot Contract Services
    • Bart Kelleher, CEO, Chembulk 


1500: Bridge Break | Coffee 


1530: Deep Dive – Digitalization & Cyber: Risks & Rewards hosted by HudsonAnalytix

  • Moderator: Cynthia Hudson, CEO, HudsonAnalytix
    • Moran Cyber
    • Sindre Stemshaug Bornstein, Chief Commercial Officer,
      Yxney Maritime
    • Max Bobys, HudsonCyber


1530: Deep Dive – Safety on the High Seas hosted by Bahamas Maritime Authority 

  • Moderator: Tom Jenkins, Bahamas Maritime Authority 
    • Rachael White, CSSS
    • Guy Platten, International Chamber of Shipping 


1630: Plenary | All Hands: Bridging the Decade of Decisions

There is a “new normal” facing shipping today which needs to be addressed in order to be successful moving forward. Public demands for ESG are accelerating, warnings about climate change are being heard, lending practices are changing, technology is advancing, and other impacts. Are these threats for shipping or opportunity?

  • Jeff Pribor, Chief Financial Officer, International Seaways
  • Michael Parker, Chairman Global Shipping, Logistics and Offshore, Citigroup
  • Morten Arntzen, Executive Chairman, Senior Shipping Advisor, Team Tankers International, Macquiarie Bank Ship Finance and ECA
  • Michael Webber, Co-Founder, Webber Research and Advisory
  • Sotirios Mamalis, Manager of Global Sustainability – Fuels & Technology, ABS


1730: Subject Matter Expert Closing Remarks 


1745: Closing Remarks

  • Angus Campbell, Conference Chairman
  • Carleen Lyden Walker, Chief Evolution Officer, SHIPPINGInsight

1800: Evening Reception


1930: Dinner & Karaoke 


Wednesday, October 13th

Plenary Day 3

 


0700 – 0930: Breakfast Briefing Workshops 

  • Workshop #1
  • Workshop #2


0800: Breakfast & Exhibit Hall Open


0900: Opening Remarks

  • Angus Campbell, Conference Chairman
  • Carleen Lyden Walker, Chief Evolution Officer, SHIPPINGInsight
  • Opening Keynote: Bridging the Decade Through Disruption
    Ley Hoon Quah, Chief Executive, Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore


0930: Plenary | All Hands: Bridging the Decade of Disruption hosted by Surveys & Forecasts

Today’s shipping industry is presented with an array of new technologies, operational practices and opportunities. With change comes risk. How do maritime executives discern what will work for them, and how they can optimize the opportunity? What will shipping look like?

  • Host – Rob Walker, CEO, Surveys & Forecasts
  • Semiramis Paliou, Chief Executive Officer, Diana Shipping Inc., Vice President, INTERMEPA
  • Dr. Şadan Kaptanoglu, Managing Director, Kaptanoglu Shipping
  • Mark O’Neil, CEO, Columbia Shipmanagement, President, InterManager
  • Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen, Chief Executive Officer, Maritime, DNV


1015: Bridge Break | Coffee


1045: SHIPPINGInsight’s SHARK TANK: The Decade of Discovery 

  • Sharks:
    • Richard Pruitt, Vice President – Environmental Operations, Carnival Cruise Line
    • Marina Hadjipateras, Co-Founder & General Partner, TrailMix Ventures 
    • Ravi Singh, Technical Director, Northern Shipping Funds
    • Antonios Backos, Founder & Executive Director, AB Management LLC
    • Jess Hurwitz, Founder, CEO and Senior Consultant, dX9
  • Chum
    • FuelTrust
    • EyeSea


1200: Presentation of SHIPPINGInsight’s Innovation Award 


1215: Closing Keynote – Bridging the Future: Ben Pinnington, Founder, Polaris Media


1230: Closing Remarks | Conference Conclusion

  • Angus Campbell, Conference Chairman
  • Carleen Lyden Walker, Chief Evolution Officer, SHIPPINGInsight

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