“Trading in U.S. Waters | Ensuring a Culture of Environmental Compliance” - a Posidonia Conference Program Event – will take place on June 9, 2016 at 10.30-14.30 hours, at Metropolitan Expo Center Seminar Room 1.
This highly specialized seminar is the result of the combination of the “Trading in U.S. Waters” and “Ensuring a Culture of Environmental Compliance” Seminars, designed to assist the local shipping community and maritime stakeholders to acquire a fully integrated approach to U.S. requirements for vessels visiting US ports.
The Seminar is organized under the Auspices of the Embassy of the United States of America in Athens, by the American-Hellenic Chamber of Commerce and the North American Marine Environment Protection Association (NAMEPA), in full cooperation with the Commercial Section of the U.S. Embassy in Athens and the Int’l Propeller Club of the United States, Int’l Port of Piraeus.
This informational event will explore the regulatory challenges and opportunities presented when trading ships to the United States. Regulations and their enforcement will be partnered with shipowner experience and various compliance strategies. The United States presents some unique challenges which will be addressed during this seminar.