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08:30 - 09:00 30 mins
Welcome coffee
09:00 - 09:10 10 mins
Chair's welcome and recap of day one
  • Andrew Chamberlain - Partner, HFW
09:10 - 10:00 50 mins
Info
Focus session: understanding cargo claims and salvage issues
  • Panellist David Richards - Deputy Director (Cargo), The North of England P&I Association Limited
  • Panellist Keith Saunders - Assistant Manager , Cargo Casualty Management, WK Webster
  • Panellist Alicia Zwanikken - Jurist, European Shippers Council (ESC)
  • Panellist Wilco Alberda - Commercial and Claims Manager, SMIT Salvage BV
  • What is the charterer/cargo owner's role, if any, in a salvage situation?
  • How can cargo interests be kept in the loop?
  • How to deal with general average
10:00 - 10:25 25 mins
Info
The 'M/V Betanzos' : a case study in successful incident management
  • Ricardo Guerreiro - Head of Maritime Safety Division, Maritime Authority Directorate-General

How to manage the information with external actors that influence salvage operations.

Review the prioritization of all the necessary steps (legal & admin) in order to allow the incident management to be only driven by the best operational decisions (safeguard the person/environment/navigation/ship)

10:25 - 11:00 35 mins
Info
Authorities' responses to incidents and port of refuge requests
  • Panellist Stephan Hennig - Acting SOSREP, Maritime & Coastguard Agency
  • Panellist Elias Psyllos - Vice President, T&T Salvage
  • Gaining permission to bring a ship in if it is on fire
  • What assistance is available in ports
  • What might ports ask for and what do authorities focus on?
  • What security if required?
11:00 - 11:30 30 mins
Networking coffee break
11:30 - 12:10 40 mins
Info
Special interest track 3: dealing with wreck removal challenges
Wreck removal and latest advances in the Wreck Removal Convention
  • Introduction Jan de Boer - Senior Legal Officer , IMO
  • Panellist Stephan Hennig - Acting SOSREP, Maritime & Coastguard Agency
  • Panellist Hans van Rooij - Marine Consultant, Global Marine Solutions BV
  • IMO's current outlook on salvage and wreck removal and places of refuge
  • Risk reduction methods for wreck removal
  • Risk transfer issues 
11:30 - 12:00 30 mins
Info
Special interest track 4: new innovations and technologies for the salvage industry
Using new technology to manage safe return to port
  • Luis Guarin - Partner - Naval Architect, Brookes Bell
  • Chelsea Hannaway - Mathematician, Brookes Bell
  • Passenger ships safety: risk associated with a serious accident involving a large passenger vessel
  • Key risk factors when dealing with an emergency on a passenger vessel
  • Abandon ship vs. safe return to port
  • Managing safe return to port
12:00 - 12:40 40 mins
Special interest track 4: new innovations and technologies for the salvage industry
Tech Lab snapshots
12:10 - 12:30 20 mins
Special interest track 3: dealing with wreck removal challenges
Case study: wreck removal in China and the changing wreck removal market
  • Simon Burnay - Director, Waves Group
12:30 - 12:50 20 mins
Info
Special interest track 3: dealing with wreck removal challenges
Wrecks without reckoning: keeping the gods appeased
  • Roger King - Master Mariner, Director, TMC Marine
  • Naomi Luckett - Marine Consultant, TMC Marine
  • Casualty complications in the Pacific
  • Why engagement matters;
  • Keeping the peace.
12:40 - 13:00 20 mins
Special interest track 4: new innovations and technologies for the salvage industry
Discussion session: how is technology changing the salvage industry?
13:00 - 14:10 70 mins
Networking lunch
14:10 - 14:35 25 mins
Case study: The 'Kea Trader'
  • Oliver Timofei - Director Emergency Management , Ardent
14:35 - 15:00 25 mins
Recent salvage cases in Turkey
  • Caglar Coskunsu - Partner, Cavus & Coskunsu
15:00 - 15:25 25 mins
Info
The US Salvage and Marine Firefighting Regulatory Framework: A ten-year perspective
  • Jim Elliott - Chief Operating Officer, Teichman Group of Companies
  • Implementation of the U.S. salvage and marine firefighting regulations over the past ten years
  • Analysis of the impacts and effectiveness of these new policies on the salvage industry
15:25 - 15:45 20 mins
Networking tea break
15:45 - 16:10 25 mins
Case study: the raising of the DB1
  • Peter Robinson - Commercial Manager, Resolve Marine Group
  • William Leschaeve - Associate, LOC
16:40 - 16:55 15 mins
Audience feedback
16:55 - 17:00 5 mins
Close of conference
08:30 - 09:00

Welcome coffee

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09:00 - 09:10

Chair's welcome and recap of day one

  • Andrew Chamberlain - Partner, HFW
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09:10 - 10:00

Focus session: understanding cargo claims and salvage issues

  • What is the charterer/cargo owner's role, if any, in a salvage situation?
  • How can cargo interests be kept in the loop?
  • How to deal with general average
  • Panellist David Richards - Deputy Director (Cargo), The North of England P&I Association Limited
  • Panellist Keith Saunders - Assistant Manager , Cargo Casualty Management, WK Webster
  • Panellist Alicia Zwanikken - Jurist, European Shippers Council (ESC)
  • Panellist Wilco Alberda - Commercial and Claims Manager, SMIT Salvage BV
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10:00 - 10:25

The 'M/V Betanzos' : a case study in successful incident management

How to manage the information with external actors that influence salvage operations.

Review the prioritization of all the necessary steps (legal & admin) in order to allow the incident management to be only driven by the best operational decisions (safeguard the person/environment/navigation/ship)

  • Ricardo Guerreiro - Head of Maritime Safety Division, Maritime Authority Directorate-General
More
10:25 - 11:00

Authorities' responses to incidents and port of refuge requests

  • Gaining permission to bring a ship in if it is on fire
  • What assistance is available in ports
  • What might ports ask for and what do authorities focus on?
  • What security if required?
  • Panellist Stephan Hennig - Acting SOSREP, Maritime & Coastguard Agency
  • Panellist Elias Psyllos - Vice President, T&T Salvage
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11:00 - 11:30

Networking coffee break

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Showing of Streams
13:00 - 14:10

Networking lunch

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14:10 - 14:35

Case study: The 'Kea Trader'

  • Oliver Timofei - Director Emergency Management , Ardent
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14:35 - 15:00

Recent salvage cases in Turkey

  • Caglar Coskunsu - Partner, Cavus & Coskunsu
More
15:00 - 15:25

The US Salvage and Marine Firefighting Regulatory Framework: A ten-year perspective

  • Implementation of the U.S. salvage and marine firefighting regulations over the past ten years
  • Analysis of the impacts and effectiveness of these new policies on the salvage industry
  • Jim Elliott - Chief Operating Officer, Teichman Group of Companies
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15:25 - 15:45

Networking tea break

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15:45 - 16:10

Case study: the raising of the DB1

  • Peter Robinson - Commercial Manager, Resolve Marine Group
  • William Leschaeve - Associate, LOC
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16:40 - 16:55

Audience feedback

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16:55 - 17:00
Close of conference

Close of conference

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