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Athens 2019: Disruption-Decarbonisation-Data

Opening Conference

IMSF programme 2019




Claire Wright - Shell - IMO2020 Update: how the shipping industry is moving towards compliance

Fotios Katsoulas - IHS - Tanker Market Update

Mariniki Psifia - Latsco - LPG Market Update

Vasileios Gkikas - Bureau Veritas - Dry Bulk Market Update

Zubair Adam - Richardson Lawrie Associates - Chemical Tanker Market

Niklas Bengtsson - Lloyd's List Intelligence - Container market development and the potential for further containerisation




Dr Patrick Beullens - University of Southampton - Why ship travel at different speeds – it's not just about the numbers

Harilaos N. Psaraftis - Technical University of Denmark - Speed optimization vs speed reduction: the speed limits lobby strikes again

Carmelo Cartalemi - Winterthur Gas&Diesel - X-DF low-speed engines and LNG as fuel starts the transition to carbon-free fuel for the merchant marine industry

Jakub Walenkiewicz - DNV GL Designing a carbon robust ship

Elizabeth Lindstad - Sintef Ocean The IMO's 50 % GHG reduction target by 2050 is achievable - and the shipping industry can lead through more energy-efficient designs and operations

Kai Miller - Kuehne + Nagel Container Shipping to 2050: new differentiators in the containerised supply chain



Session Three - DISRUPTION

Vasileios Kosmas - Kuehne Logistics University - Modal shift implications on short sea shipping after a bunker levy scheme enforcement

Frederikke Munk Sorensen - MAN - How disruptive is disruption?

Jean-Marc Bonello - UCL Energy Institute - Exploring the effect of Vessel Performance Information Barriers on Decision-Making Practice: a time charter application

Panos Koutsourakis - Bureau Veritas - A Disruptive Approach to Decarbonisation

Oliver Ge - Mcquilling Maritime Services - The Transformation to Ton-Day: Real-Time Tonnage Utilization Assessment

George Teriakidis - DNV GL - Greek shipping attitudes towards new trends in shipping (environment/digitalisation)

Stelios Perissakis - Dynamarine - Quantified Risk-Based Approach in ensuring Safety in Ship-to-Ship transfers