An overview of current European maritime policy initiatives relevant to the ship agency and ship broking sectors. Presented by FONASBA General Manager Jonathan C. Williams FICS.
An update on recent developments in the electronic exchange of data between the ship and shore. Presented by Jukka Savo, Policy Officer, DG-MOVE.
A video presentation by Dimitrios Theologitis of DG-MOVE outlining the scope and coverage of the European Commission’s 2013 Port Policy initiative.
An insight into a number of “emerging markets” for ship brokers and ship agents. Presented by John Foord FICS, Co-ordinator of the ECASBA short sea shipping, Environment and New Opportunities Working Group.
Initial proposals for co-ordination and promotion of education and training within the FONASBA membership. Presented by Capt. Jakov Karmelic, FONASBA Vice-President for Education.
An overview of the current state of maritime transport in Germany , with specific emphasis on the port of Hamburg. Presented by Christian Koopmann, chairman of the German Shipbrokers Association.
A review of the current program of education for the shore-based shipping industry in Germany. Presented by Christian Peymann, Principal of the Hamburg School of Shipping and Transportation.
An introduction to Hamburg’s integrated port data communications system. Presented by Evelyn Eggars, Director of the DAKOSY Sales Department.