Middle East Bunkering Convention 2019 • Dubai

21- 24 January 2019 - Dubai

The fourth annual Middle East Bunkering Convention provides a major forum for informed, independent discussion about the key challenges facing the marine fuels sector in the region. It also promotes rugged debate on global bunkering, shipping and trade issues among regional and international experts. The strong contingent of maritime lawyers taking part always ensures that extensive and ‘free’ legal advice is available to all participants on bunker claims and dispute resolution, regional sanctions and other pressing issues.

Bunker Sales & Trading, Price Risk Management & Operations • Malta

28-30 January 2019 - Malta

This highly successful three-day training course covering all aspects of bunker sales and supply, operations, trading and risk management. The international bunker markets will be covered, together with quality issues, pricing and the effect of emission controls. As part of the programme, it is planned to organise a visit to a local oil storage terminal.

Offered jointly by Petrospot and the Malta Petroleum Training Academy.

BunkerExperience 2019 • Netherlands

6-9 May 2019 - Delta Hotel, in Vlaardingen, The Netherlands

A three-day inclusive, intensive bunker course, with a perfect mix of theory in the morning and real practice in the afternoon. Starting with a welcome dinner on Monday, followed by a Barge Day, a Lab Day and a Port Day. The course includes a great evening programme for superb networking opportunities. This is a very successful course designed for newcomers, as well as those having been in the industry for many years, but have not yet had a chance to experience real-life, hands-on bunkering.

The Oxford Bunker Course 2019 • MAY

13 - 17 May 2019 - 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.

Maritime Week Americas 2019 • Fort Lauderdale

20-24 May 2019 - Fort Lauderdale, USA

Maritime Week Americas 2019 returns to North America with a full week of key maritime events, including the MWA Conference plus top-level training with the two-day Bunker Trading and Operations course and other specialist training. With over 200 delegates expected from over 30 counties, MWA remains the largest and most popular bunkering conference in the Americas.

MWA 2019 includes a guided tour of Port Everglades, one of the biggest and most important cruise, petroleum and container ports in the Americas. MWA is famous throughout the Americas for its flamboyant social activities, which this year include three major evening receptions with live music and dancing.

Maritime Week Gibraltar 2019

24-28 June 2019 - Gibraltar

Gibraltar Port Authority, HM Government of Gibraltar, Gibraltar Maritime Administration and Petrospot have joined forces to create the inaugural Maritime Week Gibraltar, a major new biennial event designed to showcase and promote Gibraltar’s thriving maritime sector to a wider international audience.

Strategically-located at the crossroads of the Mediterranean and Atlantic and of Europe and Africa, Gibraltar is the most important bunkering hub in the Mediterranean but also provides a range of key maritime services, from ship repair and agency to hull cleaning and surveying, from major cruise destination to superyacht haven, from thriving financial and legal centre to preferred crew change location. Through a major high-level conference, focused seminars, in-depth training courses, a maritime exhibition, technical site visits, onboard ship tours and some stunning networking activities, Maritime Week Gibraltar will demonstrate what this amazing peninsula has to offer.

London International Shipping Week 2019

9-13 September 2019 - London

LISW19 will be the ‘must attend’ event of 2019, offering up to 200 industry functions and unique networking opportunities for leaders across all sectors of the international shipping industry – regulators, charterers, shipowners, 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. LISW17 attracted as many as 18,000 maritime professionals to London.

The one-day LISW19 Conference and Gala Dinner, to be held on Thursday 12 September, 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.

The Oxford Bunker Course 2019 • September

23-27 September 2019 - 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.

BunkerExperience 2019 • Netherlands

30 September - 3 October 2019 - Delta Hotel, in Vlaardingen, The Netherlands

A three-day inclusive, intensive bunker course, with a perfect mix of theory in the morning and real practice in the afternoon. Starting with a welcome dinner on Monday, followed by a Barge Day, a Lab Day and a Port Day. The course includes a great evening programme for superb networking opportunities. This is a very successful course designed for newcomers, as well as those having been in the industry for many years, but have not yet had a chance to experience real-life, hands-on bunkering.

Aracon 2019 • Rotterdam

17-18 October 2019 - The Hilton Rotterdam

ARACON is the longest-running and biggest bunkering conference in the Amsterdam-Rotterdam-Antwerp region. Its no-nonsense conference programme attracts all the main bunker suppliers and barging companies in the ARA and Northwest Europe as well as dozens of European shipowners and managers.