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TRADING IN US WATERS: Priorities and Solutions Seminar

  • Posidonia at the Metropolitan Expo Center Athens International Airport Spata, Loutsa Greece (map)

Developing Agenda 

1030 - 1100     Registration - Welcome Coffee

1100 - 1115     Welcome Addresses

Keith Silver
Commercial Counselor
Embassy of the United States in Athens

Simos Anastasopoulos
President
American-Hellenic Chamber of Commerce

Joe Hughes
CEO, American Club
Chairman, NAMEPA

1115 - 1200     Regulatory and Legal Overview

RADM John Nadeau
Assistant Commandant for Prevention Policy
U.S. Coast Guard

Senior Representative*
International Maritime Organization

Jeanne Grasso
Partner
Blank Rome

1200 - 1215     What Shipowners are Doing to Meet Low Sulphur Requirements in 2020
                         
Fuel oil availability & scrubber

Dr. Ram Vis
CEO
Viswa Group

1155 - 1205     The Digitalization of Shipping- Efficiency and Connection

Demetres Armanes
Senior Research Engineer
American Bureau of Shipping

1215 - 1300     Cyber Security Realities and Risk Management

Pantelis Skinitis
Director, Business Development, ABS Advanced Solutions
The American Bureau of Shipping

Marc Smith
COO
HudsonCyber

Dorothea Ioannou
Chief Commercial Officer
The American Club P&I

Panagiotis Papagiannakopoulos
Director, Advisory Services Cybersecurity, Data Protection & Privacy, and IT Advisory
Ernst & Young (Hellas) Certified Auditors S.A.

1300 - 1315     Crew Welfare

Christina DeSimone
Chief Executive Officer
Future Care, Inc.

1315 - 1330     Ballast Water Management - an Update

Tom Perlich
Founder and President
Echochlor Inc.

1330 - 1345     Q&A

1345 - 1430     Networking Reception - Light Luncheon

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Sponsored by:  

North American Marine Environment Protection Association (NAMEPA), American-Hellenic Chamber of Commerce (AMCHAM), U.S. Commercial Section of the U.S. Embassy in Athens

U.S. Pavillion Sponsors:

 
 
 

For information about U.S. Pavillion Sponsorship and its benefits, contact Carleen Lyden Walker at executivedirector@namepa.net or Gail Nicholas at g.nicholas@namepa.net.