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Event: IBIA Americas Summit to take place on 20 November in Panama

15 Nov 2019

The following event information for IBIA Americas Seminar, which Manifold Times is a media sponsor, has been provided by the International Bunker Industry Association:

We are proud to announce the support of the Panama Maritime Chamber at the IBIA Americas Seminar on the 20th November at the W Hotel, Panama.

Join IBIA for an exciting one-day seminar that precedes the 2nd Americas Gas & Power Summit. You will hear from IBIA’s IMO representative and Director, Unni Einemo. She will present updates on the legislation and guidelines from the IMO and explain what is required from stakeholders as we move towards a cleaner and even more environmentally friendly industry. She will be joined by industry specialists covering the below topics.

Welcome and Opening Remarks
Unni Einemo
, IBIA Director and IMO representative

SESSION ONE: IMO: Regulatory Framework
This session will look at the legislation and guidelines for the International Maritime Organization’s 0.50% global sulphur cap and how authorities are dealing with it.
Unni Einemo, IBIA Director and IMO representative
Alexis Rodriguez, Specialist in Environmental Protection, Panama Canal Authority

SESSION TWO:  FUELS in 2020 and Beyond
This session will look at the quality of new fuels, fuel contamination issues and examine alternative fuels.
Adi Aggarwal, Director of Global Gas Solutions, ABS Western Hemisphere
Unni Einemo, IBIA Director and IMO representative

Alexis Rodriguez, Specialist in Environmental Protection, Panama Canal Authority
More speakers to be confirmed

SESSION THREE: WHAT DOES THE FUTURE HOLD FOR THE REGIONAL BUNKERING MARKETS?
This session will explore the future of the bunkering landscape with a particular focus on the regional markets looking at how ports, stakeholders and companies are preparing for the new low emission era.
John Grubic, Business Development Team Lead (LNG for transport – Americas), Shell
Stefka Wechsler, Marine fuel and fuel oil price analyst, Argus Media, Inc.
Nicolas Vukelja Duque, President, Panama Maritime Chamber & Board Member, International Bunker Industry Association
Jose Digeronimo, Panama Bunkers Association

SESSION FOUR:  LEGAL, COMMERCIAL, AND OPERATIONAL CONSIDERATIONS
This session will look at the shift in credit and counterparty risk, operational considerations and the new legal landscape.
Eswaran (Esa) Ramasamy, Global Director, Product Strategy, S&P Global Platts
Víctor Tapia, Operations Manager, APPS OIL CONTROL, S. A.
More speakers to be confirmed

SPECIAL RATE: Take advantage of the $250 fee
To register for the IBIA One Day Seminar please click here

Published: 15 November, 2019
 

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