Middle East Bunkering Convention 2017 • Dubai

23-26 January 2017 - InterContinental Dubai Marina

The second annual Middle East Bunkering Convention will highlight the exceptional growth taking place in the marine fuels sector in Dubai and examine the markets and players active in the region. It will cover a range of key legal issues and topics, including the 2020 global sulphur cap and mass flow metering.

The event will also include the two-day Oxford Bunker Course (Advanced Commercial) as well as workshops on Mass Flow Meters (IBIA) and Bunker Dispute Resolution.

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.

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.

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.

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).

International Shipowning & Shipmanagement Summit 2016 • Singapore

3 October 2016 - Reed Smith, Singapore

The third International Shipowning and Shipmanagement Summit will examine the strength of the relationship between ship owners and third party managers. Industry developments, international concerns, as well as relationships within the shipping industry chain will all come under the spotlight as leading ship owners and ship managers join industry specialists representing sectors including ship broking, insurance and chartering meet for this one-day Summit.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Maritime Week Americas 2016 • Fort Lauderdale

23-27 May 2016 - Hilton Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort

Returning to North America, Maritime Week Americas comprises a full week of key maritime events, including the MWA Conference – the largest and most popular bunkering conference in the Americas – plus top-level training with the two-day Oxford Bunker Course (Advanced Commercial), the IBIA Basic Bunker Course, the Bunker Dispute Resolution Workshop and the Bunker Price Risk Management Seminar.

MWA 2016 also includes a guided tour of Port Everglades, one of the biggest and most important cruise, petroleum and container ports in the Americas. 

The Oxford Bunker Course (Advanced) 2016 • Singapore

18-20 April 2016 

This course is IMarEST CPD Accredited

The three-day intensive Oxford Bunker Course (Advanced) covers technical, operational, commercial, financial and legal aspects of bunkering in significant depth. It is intended for those with at least two years' experience of bunkering or for those who have graduated from the Oxford Bunker Course.  Provides delegates a solid base from which to heighten their understanding of three different, but closely connected, sectors of the shipping industry.

Middle East Bunkering Convention 2016 • Dubai

13-17 March 2016 - InterContinental Dubai Marina

The first annual Middle East Bunkering Convention will highlight the exceptional growth taking place in the marine fuels sector in Dubai and examine the markets and players active in the region. It will examine the impact that the imminent easing of Iranian sanctions will have on the region and will cover a range of other key legal issues, such as the establishment of the new Emirates Maritime Arbitration Centre and the continuing fallout from the demise of OW Bunker. 

The week will include the three-day Oxford Bunker Course (Advanced), a half-day Bunker Dispute Resolution Workshop and IBIA’s one-day Basic Bunker Course.

The Oxford Bunker Course (Advanced Commercial) 2016 • Lisbon

3-4 March 2016 - Petrogal/GALP

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.

Bunker Financial Risk Management 2016 • Oxford

21-22 January 2016 - 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.

The Oxford Bunker Course (Advanced) 2016 • Oxford

18-20 January 2016 - 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.

Shipping & Bunker Training 2016 • London

12-14 January 2016 - The Grange City Hotel

This course is IMarEST CPD Accredited

These distinct one-day courses, An Introduction to Shipping, An Introduction to Bunker Disputes and An Introduction to Fuel Measurement, provide delegates a solid base from which to heighten their understanding of three different, but closely connected, sectors of the shipping industry.

All three courses are designed for new entrants to the maritime sector but are also well suited to non-specialists in shipping and bunkering.

IBIA Annual Convention 2015 • Cancun

From 3 November 2015 until 5 November 2015

The IBIA Annual Convention is coming to the Americas with a top class two-day conference, The Americas: A Continent of Opportunities, that will examine the most critical bunkering issues of the day and will also highlight the dynamic bunkering powerhouse that is the Gulf of Mexico. Hosted at the five-star all-inclusive Fiesta Live Aqua Hotel in Cancun, Mexico, the week will include a range of key training courses, seminars and workshops and an exciting social programme.

Aracon 2015 • Rotterdam

From 15 October 2015 until 16 October 2015

The stand-out bunker conference and exhibition for the Amsterdam-Rotterdam-Antwerp region! ARACON 2015 delivered a strong programme featuring the latest technical, commercial and environmental issues facing our industry today.

An Introduction to Shipping • LISW15

From 9 September 2015 until 9 September 2015

This one-day course explained the basics of ships and the business of shipping and is suitable for new entrants to the maritime sector as well as non-specialists.