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.

The Oxford Bunker Course (Advanced) 2017 • Oxford

16-18 January 2017 - The Cotswold Lodge Hotel

This course is IMarEST CPD Accredited

This three-day intensive residential bunker course covers technical, operational, commercial, financial and legal aspects of bunkering in significant depth. Detailed case studies, demonstrations, lectures, practical exercises and discussion groups plus comprehensive course literature for future reference and ongoing study provided a thorough background to the industry.

Bunker Financial Risk Management 2017 • Oxford

19-20 January 2017 - The Cotswold Lodge Hotel

This course is IMarEST CPD Accredited

This highly-focused, intensive two-day course will be relevant and useful for all marine fuel professionals – both buyers and sellers. It will clearly explain the essentials of price, credit and counterparty risk assessment.

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.

Panama Maritime XIII

12-15 March 2017

Panama Maritime XIII, a major biennial conference and exhibition designed to showcase shipping and maritime services in the Americas, will provide a stunning opportunity to visit the giant locks on the newly expanded Panama Canal and to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Panama Flag Registry. The stellar line-up of confirmed speakers includes the Secretary General of the IMO, the head of the Panama Maritime Authority and Administrator of the Panama Canal Authority. Large delegations form the Netherlands and Germany will join 500+ delegates and exhibitors from throughout the Americas and beyond.

Petrospot has been appointed the Official International Promoter of Panama Maritime XIII. For more information please contact Llewellyn Bankes-Hughes, Managing Director, Petrospot - lbh@petrospot.com


BunkerExperience 2017 • Netherlands

8 - 11 May 2017 - 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.

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.