It is with great pleasure to invite you to attend the 2018 International Ship Management and Technology Forum to be held on Oct 25, 2018 in Dalian, China.
The Forum provides a very valuable opportunity for practitioners, professionals and researchers from the industry, academia and government to discourse on development, research and professional practice in ship management and technology.
The shipping industry is facing various challenges--- the requirements of the IMO's new regulations on 2020sulphur cap, the ECAs in China being further expanded, the ballast water treatment of ships being up to standard, LNG used as an alternative marine fuel by more ships, the high development of ship intelligent informatization, the network risks faced by shipping internet--- such new rules, new technologies, and new trends are not only unprecedented challenges for ship managers, but also an important opportunity for shipping people to open a new chapter to adapt a new trend, master the technology and follow the rules.
2018 International Ship Management and Technology Forum is co-hosted by China Ship owners Association (CSA), China Institute of Navigation, Dalian Maritime University (DMU) and China Maritime Service Center, and organized by Xinde Marine News and China Shipping Service (CNSS), supported by BIMCO.
The guests from the International Maritime Organization and industry associations, government departments and maritime authorities, flag states, classification societies, well-known shipping enterprises and ship management companies at home and abroad, maritime insurance institutions, equipment manufacturers and service providers will attend and address at the forum as keynote speakers with the theme of “New Rules, New Technologies and New Challenges for shipping industry”.
Provisional Agenda of The Forum
Theme: New Rules, New Technologies and New Challenges
Sponsors: China Ship owners Association (CSA), China Institute of Navigation, Dalian Maritime University (DMU) and China Maritime Service Center
Organizer: Xinde Marine News and China Shipping Service (CNSS)
Time: Oct 25th, 2018 09:00-20:30
Venue: Dalian Aulicare Hotel
b) Forum Agenda:
Registration: Oct 24th 13:00-18:00（Hotel’s 1st floor---Check-in）
Sign in and Entry: Oct,25 08:00-09:00（Hotel’s 3rd floor--- Poyang Lake Hall）
25th Oct 09:00-09:10: Opening Address
09:10-11:00: Speeches by Distinguished Guests
11:00-11:30: Tea Break
11:30-12:30: Panel Discussion
Lunch: 12:30 14:00
14:00-16:00: Speeches by Distinguished Guests
16:00-16:30: Tea Break
16:30-17:20: Panel Discussion
17:20-17:30: Closing Address
c) Provisional Speakers and Speech Topics
1.IMO policies and regulations update and interpretation
By: Mr. Richard Dias, Regional Technical Manager, Marshall Islands Registry
2.China's maritime regulation and policy interpretation
By: China MSA
3.Future trend of low sulfur fuel oil and quality control of marine fuel
By: Mr. Chen Jianxin, Business and Production Management CMC, DNVGL
4.Introduction of Scrubbers
By: Mr. Wang Bin, Business development, Wartsila, China
5.WinGD low pressure DF engine technology and case study
By: Mr. Liu Yufeng, Sales Director China, WIN GD Ltd
6.Panel Discussion 1: How to deal with the Sulphur Cap 2020?
Moderator: Mr. Fan Wei, Senior analyst on environment protection policies of SICC (Shipbuilding Information Center of China)
Mr. Chen Jianxin, DNVGL Shanghai
Mr. Teng Zuo, CCS Dalian
Mr. Cheng Jing, Sinopec Zhoushan
Mr. Su Zhengdong, General Manager, Coscoshipping Tianjin
7.Compliance with BWMC
By: Mr. Wang Xiao, Headway Technology Co., Ltd
8.Shipping digitalization and informatization
By: Mr. Zhang Yi, General Manger, HiFleet
9.PSC inspection in China
By: Mr. Gu Zhiyong, China Pu dong MSA
10.Panel Discussion 2: The Compliance and Development of Ship Management
Moderator: Mr. Wayne Zhuang, BIMCO Regional Manager, Asia
Mr. Liu Mingfa, Managing Director, Bernhard Schulte Ship Management, China
Mr. Zhao Yong, General Manager, Seacon Shipping Group Co., Ltd
Mr. Bi Zhongsheng, General Manager, HMC Ship Management Co., Ltd
Mr. Chen Ming, General Manager, Marshall Islands Maritime& Corporate Registry, Dalian
11.The introduction of Madeira Ship Registry and Portugal Investment
By: Mr. Paulo Ferreira, as a lawyer and director of Dike Shipping.
12.Panel Discussion 3: Risk Control and Marine Insurance
Moderator: Mr. Zhang Xubo, Arbitrator of the CMAC (China Maritime Arbitration Commission) and CIETAC (China International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission).
Mr. Chen Xufeng, General Manager of Loss Prevention Department, China Ship Owners Assurance Association;
Mr. Dong Jinpeng, General Manager, Huatai Insurance Agency & Consultant Service Ltd., Qingdao Office;
Mr. Huo Ju, Vice General Manager of Actuary and Reinsurance Department of DongHai Marine Insurance Company Limited;
Mr. Liu Weidong, Director of Claim Department, T&Z Consultants Ltd
We sincerely invite you to attend the 2018 International Ship Management and Technology Forum. If you are interested in the Forum, please fill in the registration form (Annex II in the Attachment) and reply to the email: firstname.lastname@example.org before September 30, 2018.