The second annual SHIPPINGInsight Fleet Optimization Conference convenes next week, and there’s still time to register online.
The conference will take place at the Sheraton Stamford Hotel in Stamford, Conn., Oct. 22-24, and will address solutions and best practices for reducing costs and improving efficiency to meet the challenges of operating ships’ profitably.
The keynote speakers are Peter I. Keller, president, Sea Star Line, and Yasushi Nakamura, executive vice president, ClassNK.
Conference highlights include:
•Top executives from over 20 major shipping companies as panel moderators and speakers
•38 expert speakers and panelists presenting case studies on practical solutions for improving ships’ operating efficiency
•Dedicated LNG Workshop focusing on LNG as a marine fuel
•Networking luncheons and receptions included
Industry sponsors for the 2013 conference are ABS; ClassNK; DNV; GE Marine; Lloyd’s Register; Pole Star; Rolls-Royce; Pace Global, A Siemens Business; Tetra Tech; and Transas.
“We look forward to welcoming conference participants next week,” said Jim Rhodes, conference co-director. “The SHIPPINGInsight Conferences are designed to give shipping professionals an opportunity to connect and engage with their peers from all segments of the international maritime industry.”