Maritime Week Africa 2016 • Ghana

27 June - 30 June 2016

The week comprises the two-day Oil & Shipping Africa Conference, which focuses on African oil, shipping and bunker markets and the two-day Oxford Bunker Course (Advanced Commercial). Both are designed to bring together suppliers and buyers from some of the most dynamic and active markets in Africa.

BunkerExperience 2016 • Panama

11-14 July 2016 - Wyndham Panama Albrook Mall, Panama

All inclusive, intensive bunker course, with a perfect mix of theory in the morning and real practise in the afternoon. Started with a welcome dinner, followed by A Barge Day, A Lab Day and a Port Day. On top of that a great evening programme with superb networking opportunities. A very successful course designed for newcomers, as well as those having been in the industry for many years, but did not have that chance to experience real life bunkering.

The Oxford Bunker Course 2016 • September

12-16 September 2016 - The Cotswold Lodge Hotel

This course is IMarEST CPD Accredited

This five-day intensive residential bunker course covers technical, operational, commercial, financial and legal aspects of bunkering, including case studies, discussion groups and practical demonstrations.. This course is also celebrated for its networking.

International Maritime Human Rights Conference 2016 • London

14 September 2016 - Royal College of Surgeons

Ensign Events together with Human Rights at Sea announce the launch of the International Maritime Human Rights Conference and Dinner 2016. Bringing together industry, civil society and government-level leaders for discussion and debate, the conference will offer an objective view point on issues currently affecting the human element at sea. It will explore topical and emerging matters, and investigate human rights protections and available remedies for abuse. Undertaken by both national and international experts, the event will deliver incisive commentary and concepts to the audience for consideration and debate.

Aracon 2016 • Rotterdam

22-23 September 2016 - The Hilton Rotterdam

ARACON is the longest-running and biggest bunkering conference in the Amsterdam-Rotterdam-Antwerp region. Its no-nonsense conference programmes attracts all the main bunker suppliers and barging companies in the ARA and Northwest Europe as well as shipowners and managers from throughout the region. Due to popular demand, particularly from the bunker buying side of the industry, ARACON now takes place every autumn in Rotterdam, the biggest port and by far the biggest bunkering centre in Europe.

BunkerExperience 2016 • Netherlands

10-13 October 2016 - Delta Hotel, in Vlaardingen, The Netherlands

All inclusive, intensive bunker course, with a perfect mix of theory in the morning and real practise in the afternoon. Starting with a welcome dinner on Monday, followed by A Barge Day, A Lab Day and a Port Day. On top of that a great evening programme for superb networking opportunities. A very successful course designed for newcomers, as well as those having been in the industry for many years, but did not have that chance to experience real life bunkering.

IBIA Annual Convention 2016 • Gibraltar

7-11 November 2016 - Sunborn Gibraltar Super Yacht Hotel

The IBIA Annual Convention will feature a first-class two-day IBIA Conference and Exhibition plus some highly-professional training courses, including the renowned two-day Oxford Bunker Course (Advanced Commercial) and the one-day IBIA Basic Bunker Course (offered in English and Spanish).

The Oxford Bunker Course (Advanced Commercial) 2016 • Piraeus

22-23 November 2016 - Capital Ship Management Corp.

This course is IMarEST CPD Accredited

This two-day intensive commercially-oriented bunker course is very well suited to those with a working knowledge of bunkering who require more detailed knowledge of the key elements of the commercial deal. It covers bunker and voyage planning, costing and pricing, chartering, terms and conditions and bunker clauses, credit and insurance, banking, specifications and procedures, risk management, regulations, measurements, dispute avoidance and resolution and claims. Detailed case studies, practical exercises, tests and comprehensive course literature for future reference and ongoing study provide a thorough background to the commercial side of the industry.

European Shipping Week 2017 • Brussels

27 February to 3 March 2017 - Brussels

European Shipping Week is intended to be a platform where policy-makers from the main EU institutions will meet and engage with European shipowners and other stakeholders from the shipping sector. The focus is on shipping, in all its different aspects.

This week-long series of high level events – features a major conference and Gala Dinner – bringing together the major players in the shipping industry with the primary aim of promoting the strengths of European shipping to legislators in Brussels such as the European Commission, European Parliament and the Council of Ministers.

London International Shipping Week 2017

11-15 September 2017 - London

LISW17 will be the ‘must attend’ event of 2017, offering over 160 industry functions and unique networking opportunities for leaders across all sectors of the international shipping industry – regulators, charterers, ship owners, ship managers, bunker suppliers, lawyers, ship brokers, bankers, insurers, insurance brokers, commodity traders and brokers, ship suppliers, port operators, shipping service providers and many more.

The sell-out one-day LISW17 Conference and Gala Dinner, to be held on Thursday September 14, will attract the very highest level government and shipping industry leaders from the UK and around the world to crown what promises to be another amazing week.