Conference Presentations & Remarks
The Future of Fuel
Session Moderator & Introduction
IMO 2020: Compliance and enforcement
Living with the Fear of the Unknown
Real time insights on 2020 implications: availability and infrastructure developments in Panama
What does 0.50% sulphur fuel look like: compatibility, stability, storage and handling?
Houston fuel contamination problems – are there lessons to be learned in relation to 2020?
What are the questions that bunker suppliers and buyers should be asking?
Fuel change management plans: what do operators need to focus on when preparing for 2020?
Ship Implementation Plans: How good faith efforts to prepare for compliance this year will impact potential non-compliance and liability issues next year
Time Charter and implementation of IMO 2020…What the standard clauses do not address
Practical steps to minimise costly 2020 disputes
Re-thinking trading: how IMO 2020 will affect the bunker trading industry
Speed Round – Marine Fuel Alternatives
Gregory Dolan, CEO, Methanol Institute
Renato Monteiro, Director, Business Development North America, Methanex
Greg Denton, Business Development Manager, GTT North America
Peter Keller, Chairman, SEA/LNG
Gavin Allwright, Secretary, International Windship Association (IWSA)
Sergio M. Garcia, Regional Business Development Manager, DNV GL <
(Track Two) The Human Element/Shipping Academy
Your Crew: Recruiting, Training, Caring for...an investment with important returns
Caring for Crew
An Overview of the Collaborative Supports Provided Mariners
The Happiness Index
Mental Health Care for Mariners, both Blue Water and Inland
The Importance of Faith based Advocacy for Mariners. From Piracy, Stowaways, Port Security and Abandonments, helping owners and managers support their crews.
The Maritime Job and Employment Seascape: An Update
10 Essential Maritime Recruitment Trends in 2019
Admiral Michael A. Alfultis, USMS, President, SUNY Maritime College
Martin Bennell, Managing Director, Faststream Recruitment Group
Admiral Jack Buono, USMS, Superintendent, U.S. Merchant Marine Academy
CMA Education Foundation Challenge Competition
Introduction and Moderator
Presentations of the CMA Shipping 2019 Business of Shipping Award Winning Papers
The Impact of Blockchain on the Maritime Trade
The US and Chinese Trade War and its Effect on the Soybean Trade
China’s One Belt, One Road Initiative: The Premise, The Goals and the Implications