An Introduction to Shipping 2018 • London

30 July 2018 - Clyde and Co., London

This course is IMarEST CPD Accredited

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

Maritime Week Africa 2018 • Ghana

9-12 July 2018 - Labadi Beach Hotel, Accra, Ghana

The week comprises the two-day Maritime Week Africa Conference, which focuses on African oil, shipping and bunker markets and the two-day Bunker Trading and Operations course. Both are designed to bring together suppliers and buyers from some of the most dynamic and active markets in Africa.

International Maritime Forum 2018

21 June 2018 - Liverpool

The Northern Maritime Powerhouse: Driving global trade post-Brexit

This unique shipping conference will focus on the Northern Maritime Powerhouse and its role in driving global trade in a post-Brexit Britain. It will look at how digitalisation and increased connectivity can enhance port processes and innovative solutions can transform maritime transport by ensuring maximum transparency. It will discuss block chain technologies and big data in the context of streamlining shipping and port operations to the lasting benefit of the end-users: the importers and exporters. Organised by Shipping Innovation, creator of London International Shipping Week, this high-level forum is designed to spark lively debate among key ports, shippers and supply chain leaders.

 

BunkerExperience 2018 • Panama

13-15 June 2018 - 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. 

Maritime Week Americas 2018 • Panama

7-11 May 2018 - Panama

Celebrating 10 years

This year Maritime Week Americas comes back to Panama not only to celebrate the country's remarkable canal and thriving bunker business, but also to celebrate MWA's 10th anniversary.

The action-packed week comprises a full programme of key maritime events, including the MWA Conference plus top-level training with the NEW two-day Bunker Trading and Operations and the Bunker Price Risk Management Seminar.

MWA 2018 also includes some awesome networking activities, including an excursion to the Expanded Panama Canal, a reception at Miraflores Locks and some spectacular Latin American music and dance.

Middle East Bunkering Convention 2018 • Dubai

5-8 March 2018 - Dubai

Register for the premier bunkering event in the Middle East in 2018 

The third annual Middle East Bunkering Convention provides a major forum for discussion about the key challenges facing the marine fuels sector in the region and on the global stage.

The event will also include The Oxford Bunker Course (Advanced Commercial) and a Petrospot Bunker Surgery: 'free' expert and legal advice, open to all participants.

Bunker Sales & Trading 2018 • Malta

29-31 January 2018 - Malta

This course is IMarEST CPD Accredited

This NEW 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.

Maritime Week Africa 2017 • Cape Town

11-14 December 2017 - Table Bay Hotel, Cape Town, South Africa

The week comprises the two-day Maritime Week Africa Conference 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.

The Oxford Bunker Course (Advanced Commercial) 2017 • Piraeus

21-22 November 2017 - 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 2017 • Singapore

6-9 November 2017 - Singapore - Swissotel The Stamford

The IBIA Annual Convention will feature a first-class two-day IBIA Conference and Exhibition plus some highly-professional training courses.

Aracon 2017 • Rotterdam

12-13 October 2017 - 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 2017 • Netherlands

2-5 October 2017 - 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.

An Introduction to Shipping • LISW17

12 September 2017 - The Baltic Exchange, London

This course is IMarEST CPD Accredited

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.

 

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.

International Shipowning & Shipmanagement Summit 2017

11 September 2017 - Norton Rose Fulbright, London

The 4th Annual International Shipowning & Shipmanagement Summit will focus on the latest key developments for shipowners and ship managers returns to London in 2017, taking place as part of London International Shipping Week (LISW). This one day Summit will conclude with a cocktail reception for all participants.

Bunker Financial Risk Management 2017 • Lisbon

6-7 June 2017 - Petrogal/GALP

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 clearly explains the essentials of price, credit and counterparty risk assessment.

Maritime Week Americas 2017 • Miami

22-26 May 2017 - Ritz-Carlton, South Beach

Maritime Week Americas 2017 will take place in Miami, comprising a full week of key maritime events, including the MWA Conference – focusing on  bunkering issues, from planning for the global sulphur cap in 2020 to examining fuel strategies within the cruise industry, the progress of LNG bunkering and looking at changing patterns in fuel quality – plus top-level training with the two-day Oxford Bunker Course (Advanced Commercial), the Bunker Dispute Resolution Workshop and the Bunker Price Risk Management Seminar.

MWA 2017 also includes some awesome networking activities. 

The Oxford Bunker Course (Advanced Commercial) 2017 • Istanbul

8-9 May 2017 - The Ritz-Carlton, Istanbul

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.

Shipping & Bunker Training 2017 • Singapore

27-28 April 2017 - Park Hotel Clarke Quay, Singapore

Part of Singapore Maritime Week

This course is IMarEST CPD Accredited

This distinct one-day course, An Introduction to Shipping, provides delegates a solid base from which to heighten their understanding of three different, but closely connected, sectors of the shipping industry.

This course is designed for new entrants to the maritime sector but is also well suited to non-specialists in shipping and bunkering.

BunkerExperience 2017 • Singapore

24-26 April 2017 - Park Hotel Clarke Quay, Singapore

Part of Singapore Maritime Week

This course is IMarEST CPD Accredited

NEW! The three-day BunkerExperience Course 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 ship type familiarisation is guaranteed to provide a rock solid intellectual and practical introduction into the three most important hands-on elements of the bunker business. The morning classroom sessions are geared towards preparing students to make the most of the afternoon 'real life' experience of working on a bunker barge, working in a testing laboratory and going to sea for close-up views of different types of ships at the anchorages and terminals in Singapore.