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Dec 03
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08:30 - 09:15 45 mins
Registration & Coffee
09:15 - 09:30 15 mins
Chair's Opening Remarks
  • Jon Stewart - President, International Maritime Technology Consultants
09:30 - 10:00 30 mins
IMO Keynote: Effective implementation of the BWM Convention

Moving towards global implementation and enforcement of the BWM convention; what are the expectations during this ‘experience-building phase’?

  • Theofanis Karayannis - Head - Marine Biosafety, IMO
10:00 - 10:30 30 mins
Keynote: View from the Bridge – A Shipowner Perspective on Implementation
  • Charles (Bud) Darr - Executive Vice President, Maritime Policy and Government Affairs, MSC Cruises
10:30 - 11:00 30 mins
Morning Coffee and Networking
11:00 - 11:45 45 mins
MEPC73 Takeaways: Mapping the global enforcement picture

Following October’s MEPC73 meeting, the session explores how can we measure and enforce compliance consistently across port authorities going forward.

  • Panellist Theofanis Karayannis - Head - Marine Biosafety, IMO
11:45 - 12:30 45 mins
Exploring the role of International Flag States vs PSC in the BWM Convention
  • What will be the role of flag states as part of the implementation picture, beyond approving BWM plans?
  • How will they interact with port states around compliance and enforcement?
  • Leyla Miranda Olivos - Officer for Environmental Treaties - Department for the preservation of the marine environment, combating contamination and climate change, DIRINMAR - Chilean Navy
12:30 - 13:30 60 mins
Briefing A:
Shipowner Q&A with the IMO and PSCs

Open exclusively for shipowners & operators, take the opportunity to ask about regulation, compliance and how it will affect your day to day operations.

  • Theofanis Karayannis - Head - Marine Biosafety, IMO
12:30 - 13:30 60 mins
Briefing B:
BWMS Market forecast

What are the dynamics impacting the BWMS market as we enter 2019?  

14:30 - 15:30 60 mins
Testing & monitoring tech market overview

Your opportunity to explore the advantages and limitations of all the tools on the market to help demonstrate compliance; from handheld fluorometers to on-board testing kits.

15:30 - 16:00 30 mins
Afternoon Coffee & Networking
16:30 - 17:15 45 mins
BEMA – who, what, why?

The BEMA initiative amongst BWM systems manufacturers marks a new era of industry collaboration.
Here, some of the key players join us to discuss their intentions for the BEMA, the purpose of the association and their plans for the future.

  • Mark Riggio - President, Ballastwater Equipment Manufacturers’ Association (BEMA)
17:15 - 17:30 15 mins
Chair's Closing Remarks
  • Jon Stewart - President, International Maritime Technology Consultants
17:30 - 19:00 90 mins
Networking Drinks Reception
08:30 - 09:15

Registration & Coffee

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09:15 - 09:30
Info

Chair's Opening Remarks

  • Jon Stewart - President, International Maritime Technology Consultants
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09:30 - 10:00
Info

IMO Keynote: Effective implementation of the BWM Convention

Moving towards global implementation and enforcement of the BWM convention; what are the expectations during this ‘experience-building phase’?

  • Theofanis Karayannis - Head - Marine Biosafety, IMO
More
10:00 - 10:30
Info

Keynote: View from the Bridge – A Shipowner Perspective on Implementation

  • Charles (Bud) Darr - Executive Vice President, Maritime Policy and Government Affairs, MSC Cruises
More
10:30 - 11:00

Morning Coffee and Networking

More
11:00 - 11:45
Info

MEPC73 Takeaways: Mapping the global enforcement picture

Following October’s MEPC73 meeting, the session explores how can we measure and enforce compliance consistently across port authorities going forward.

  • Panellist Theofanis Karayannis - Head - Marine Biosafety, IMO
More
11:45 - 12:30
Info

Exploring the role of International Flag States vs PSC in the BWM Convention

  • What will be the role of flag states as part of the implementation picture, beyond approving BWM plans?
  • How will they interact with port states around compliance and enforcement?
  • Leyla Miranda Olivos - Officer for Environmental Treaties - Department for the preservation of the marine environment, combating contamination and climate change, DIRINMAR - Chilean Navy
More
Showing of Streams
14:30 - 15:30
Info

Testing & monitoring tech market overview

Your opportunity to explore the advantages and limitations of all the tools on the market to help demonstrate compliance; from handheld fluorometers to on-board testing kits.

More
15:30 - 16:00

Afternoon Coffee & Networking

More
16:30 - 17:15
Info

BEMA – who, what, why?

The BEMA initiative amongst BWM systems manufacturers marks a new era of industry collaboration.
Here, some of the key players join us to discuss their intentions for the BEMA, the purpose of the association and their plans for the future.

  • Mark Riggio - President, Ballastwater Equipment Manufacturers’ Association (BEMA)
More
17:15 - 17:30
Info

Chair's Closing Remarks

  • Jon Stewart - President, International Maritime Technology Consultants
More
17:30 - 19:00

Networking Drinks Reception

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