The LNG US Summit is a high standard business event for top international LNG experts from all over the world! There is no doubt that LNG sectors differ from continent to continent and, therefore, it is indispensable to meet fellow industry professionals from overseas, to exchange one’s views on the latest LNG news, trends, innovations and upcoming regulations. The LNG conference will take place on February 27- 28 in Houston, Texas. It is a knowledge exchange platform uniting major industry players from leading companies and organizations and giving them a possibility to dive into fruitful two- day discussion on LNG - related issues and network together.
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Moving from smart talk to practical solutions and learning from other industries will be the twin themes of an industry event scheduled for Vancouver in March. Technology will be an enabler, but the maritime industry will have to be prepared to change its model to be a candidate for a smarter digital future. Meeting the real enterprise challenges blocking shipping’s digital journey is the focus for the Transas Global Conference 2018, whose ‘Enterprise Change’ agenda brings together global business leaders, technology disruptors, academics and the visionaries of maritime in a unique forum exploring the practicalities of digital implementation. Over the course of three days, speakers will consider how the digital business models that have transformed global industries can be harnessed within maritime to build competitive advantage, increase revenue and ensure safety at sea.
TradeWinds Ship Recycling Forum is the must-attend event for everyone involved in ship, rig and offshore vessel recycling. The event offers delegates unrivaled commercial contacts and insight, complete understanding of the regulations, technical knowledge and reputation risk assessment for profitable, safe and environmentally sound asset disposal. Transparency, quality and engagement are key themes in 2018. Do you have one or more vessels to scrap this year? This event will give you the right contacts and the expertise to recycle your ships profitably and responsibly. A record number of more than 200 experts at the cutting-edge of vessel demolition attended last year's Forum and more are expected in 2018, a year which sees a material shift towards new and enforceable regulations. Regular attendees represent cash buyers, ship recyclers, ship owners S&P brokers, insurance underwriters, environmental pressure groups, regulators, technical consultants and class societies. Hamburg has been chosen for the 10th-anniversary edition because developments over the next 12 months are critical in determining how EU shipowners recycle.
The Forum provides a comprehensive review and outlook of the various shipping markets, made more relevant by the release of companies’ annual results. In addition, it discusses topics of critical relevance to the industry such as restructuring and consolidation, the various channels and methods of raising capital as well as the impact of new technologies and trading routes. The target audience includes institutional investors and analysts, private equity investors, commercial and investment bankers, financial advisors, financial and trade media, and other qualified investors. This one-day conference, known for its rich informational content and the extensive marketing, networking and business development opportunities.
Leading security experts will gather in London in early 2018 to explore how the global maritime industry can better protect itself against cyber attacks. Taking place on March 13th & 14th 2018 at the Marriot Regents Park Hotel the Cyber Senate Maritime Cyber Security conference will explore how the industry can identify potential security weaknesses in its infrastructure and develop a cohesive response that will allow key Maritime infrastructure to be protected. The two-day conference, chaired and moderated by Cevn Vibert, Global Director Industrial Cyber Security at Vibert Solutions Limited, will include multiple panel discussions and Q&As. Key topics to be discussed include managing supply chain and third party risk, incident response, public and private information sharing, the potential for new regulation, developing security operation centres and developing intelligence feeds. The discussion will also centre around many of the operational issues surrounding managing cyber security, such as defining objectives, getting buy-in from the C-Suite, developing a culture of awareness and addressing the skills gap. Attendees will also hear first-hand case studies of cyber attacks against the sector and how IT and Operational Technology experts across the Ports, Shipping and Logistics industries are working together in order to respond to and mitigate against evolving threats.
Asia Pacific Maritime (APM) is the premier shipbuilding & marine, workboat and offshore exhibition in Asia. For decades, APM brings together international manufacturers, suppliers and Asian owners, builders, procurers and end-user to buy, sell and network. Recognised by the industry as the essential relationship broker, APM provides an effective platform for the community to forge business connections, establish revolutionary partnerships and to learn what’s shaping the future of the industry in Asia.
Following on from the success of the inaugural Wellness at Sea Conference, held in January 2017 in Singapore, Sailors’ Society will be delivering its second Wellness at Sea Conference in 2018. To be held in London on 16 March 2018, at 99 City Road Conference Centre, the event aims to address crew wellness as an holistic approach and how this impacts on the health of the ship and ultimately the health of the ship owners balance sheet. Presentations from academics and industry experts will look in depth at all aspects of crew wellness, including physical, emotional, intellectual and social. We will deliver results of recent research and also focus in on how ship operations impact on crew morale and retention including ship safety, digital communications and cyber awareness.
The Intermodal Asia exhibition and conference brings together over 8,500 international decision-makers from 90 different countries. Providing an international platform in China for business, innovation and market insight, Intermodal Asia is the intermodal industry's most important annual meeting point in Asia.