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.

BunkerExperience 2019 • Panama

15-18 October 2019 - Panama, Radisson Panama Canal

es SpanishThis three-day BunkerExperience Course, taught in Spanish, presents an unbeatable combination of intensive classroom teaching and real-life bunkering experience. The sharp focus on barge operations and sampling, testing lab procedures and bunker quality, and on board fuel handling and oil terminal familiarisation is guaranteed to provide a rock solid intellectual and practical introduction into the three most important hands-on elements of the bunker business. 

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.

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

27-29 January 2020 - 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.

Middle East Bunkering Convention 2020 • Dubai

3-7 February 2020 - Dubai

The fifth 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.

Marine Energy Transition Forum • Antwerp

18-19 March 2020 - Antwerp

The inaugural Marine Energy Transition Forum will provide an important platform for experts from the shipping, port, bunker, financial and technology sectors to explain how collaboration between stakeholders in the marine energy supply chain will be key in helping the shipping industry to move beyond its dependence on fossil fuel-based energy. 

Organised by Petrospot Limited, and supported by the Port of Antwerp.

European Shipping Week 2020 • Brussels

23-27 March 2020 - 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.

The Oxford Bunker Course 2020 • MAY

11-15 May 2020 - 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 2020 • Panama

18-22 May 2020 - Panama

Maritime Week Americas 2020 returns to Panama with a full week of key maritime events, including the MWA Conference plus top-level training 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.

Maritime Week Las Palmas 2020

29 June - 2 July 2020 - Port of Las Palmas

The Port of Las Palmas and its key Government and Industry stakeholders have joined forces with Petrospot to create the inaugural Maritime Week Las Palmas – Supplying Ships in the Atlantic, a major new biennial event designed to showcase and promote this dynamic logistics hub and the wide range of maritime services provided by Las Palmas to ships sailing to and from Africa, Europe and the Americas.

Portugal Shipping Week 2020

14-18 September 2020 - Lisbon, Portugal

Portugal Shipping Week is populated by a wide range of high-level conferences, seminars, round tables, technical port and ship visits, maritime exhibitions, receptions and dinners. Hosted by Portugal’s Minister of the Sea, Ana Paula Vitorino, Portugal Shipping Week brings together dozens of Ministers of State, Ambassadors and other Government leaders from around the world with key players in the global shipping, port and maritime-related sectors. Highlights include the Flagship Conference, Atlantic Meeting, Oceans Meeting and a reception at the British Embassy, as well as hugely popular technical tours to the Port of Sines and on board specialist scientific ships, tugboats and bunker barges in the Port of Lisbon. Portugal Shipping Week is and organised by Petrospot’s joint venture company, Shipping Innovation.