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7:30 - 8:00 AM REGISTRATION & BREAKFAST Sponsored by GERMANISCHER LLOYD glo
  MORNING SESSION
7:55 - 8:00 AM Welcome Remarks, Mr. Nicolas Bornozis, President - Capital Link (West Lounge, 1st Floor)
8:00 - 8:20 AM The Global Economy and the Commodities Markets (West Lounge, 1st Floor)
Mr. Guy Verberne, Head of Economics and Investment Strategy, Fortis Bank Nederland

8:20 - 8:40 AM Investment Opportunities and Challenges in Shipping Today
Mr. Emil Yiannopoulos, Partner, Assurance Leader, PricewaterhouseCoopers

8:40 - 9:10 AM
Shipping and Bank Financing (West Lounge, 1st Floor)

Moderator: Mr. George Cambanis, Senior Partner, Global Shipping Leader Deloitte Hadjipavlou Sofianos & Cambanis

Panelists:
Mr. Brett M. Esber, Partner, Blank Rome LLP
Mr. Gust Biesbroeck, Managing Director of Transportation- Fortis Bank Nederland
Mr. Robin Das, Deputy Global Head of Shipping, HSH Nordbank
9:10 - 9:30 AM
West Lounge, 1st Floor

The Added Value of Classification to Financial Institutions & Owners in Today's Capital Markets
Dr. Herman Klein, CEO, Germanischer Lloyd

9:20 - 9:40 AM
James Room, 2nd Floor

Order Book and Freight Challenges
Mr. Michael Hojsgaard, Managing Director, Nordia Bulk

9:30 - 10:00 AM
Container Sector Panel (West Lounge, 1st Floor)

Moderator: Mr. Matthew Troy, Investment Research, Freight Transportation - Citigroup

Panelists:
Mr. Aritstidis Pittas, CEO, Euroseas
Mr. Kevin Kennedy, Director Synergy Management Services
Mr. Costas Bardjis, Partner - Marsoft
9:40 - 10:00 AM
James Room, 2nd Floor

Vessel Recycling - Scrapping
Dr. Anil Sharma - Founder, President & CEO, Global Marketing Systems, Inc.









10:00 AM - 10:15 AM






10:15 AM - 10:30 AM





10:30 AM - 10:45 AM








10:45 AM - 11:00 AM
Company Presentations
West Lounge, 1st Floor


Introduced by: Mr. Eric Schless, Managing Director, Wells Fargo Securities

DryShips - Mr. Pankaj Khanna, COO


Navios Maritime Holdings - Mr. Ted Petrone, President Navios Corporation

Navios Maritime Partners - Mr. Michael McClure, Executive V.P., Corporate Affairs

Safe Bulkers - Mr. Polys Hajioannou, CEO











10:15 AM - 10:30 AM






10:30 AM - 10:45 AM





10:45 AM - 11:00 AM
Company Presentations
James Room, 2nd Floor


Introduced by: Mr. Cory W.J. Dorzek, Vice President, Investment Banking, Wells Fargo Securities



Paragon Shipping - Mr. Michael Bodouroglou, CEO

Star Bulk Carriers - Mr. George Syllantavos, CFO

OceanFreight - Mr. Demetris Nenes, COO
11:00 - 11:30 AM
Is the IPO Market for Shipping Back? (West Lounge, 1st Floor)

Moderator: Mr. Gary Wolfe, Partner - Seward & Kissel LLP

Panelists:
Mr. Loli Wu, Managing Director, Investment Banking Head of Americas Transportation & Infrastructure - Bank of America Merrill Lynch Securities
Mr. Sunder Reddy, Managing Director, Shipping, Goldman Sachs & Co.
Mr. Hamish Norton, Managing Director - Jefferies
Mr. Wiley Griffiths, Executive Director Global Transportation Morgan Stanley
11:30 - 12:00 PM
Shipping, the Capital Markets and Alternative Financing (West Lounge, 1st Floor)

Moderator: Mr. Stuart Gelfond - Partner, Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP

Panelists:
Ms. Christa Tosi Volpicelli, Director - Citi Investment Banking
Mr. David Herman, Director, Investment Banking - Credit Suisse
Mr. William Kelly, Managing Director, Head of Equity Capital Markets - Knight Capital Markets
Mr. Clifford Teller, Executive Managing Director - Investment Banking - Maxim Group







12:00 PM - 12:15 PM







12:15 PM - 12:30 PM





12:30 PM - 12:45 PM
 
Company Presentations
West Lounge, 1st Floor

Introduced by: Mr. Eric Schless, Managing Director, Wells Fargo Securities

Tsakos Energy Navigation - Mr. Nikolas Tsakos, CEO


DHT Maritime - Mr. Tom R. Kjeldsberg, Senior VP Business Development

Top Ships - Mr. Alexander Tsirikos, CFO










12:15 PM - 12:30 PM





12:30 PM - 12:45 PM

 

Company Presentations
James Room, 2nd Floor

Introduced by: Mr. Cory W.J. Dorzek, Vice President, Investment Banking, Wells Fargo Securities




Euroseas - Mr. Aristidis Pittas, CEO

Seanergy Maritime Holdings - Ms. Christina Anagnostara, CFO

1:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Introductory Remarks By
Mr. Gregg Krowitz, Vice President and Head of Strategy and Analytics for the Americas Listings Business - NYSE Euronext


LUNCHEON AND KEYNOTE ADDRESS (Main Dining Room, 3rd Floor)



Mr. Clay Maitland
Forecasting the Future: Shipping and Financial Markets
Managing Partner, International Registries, Founding Chairman of NAMEPA (North American Marine Environment Protection Association)


Sponsored by CRUDE CARRIERS CORP.
 
AFTERNOON SESSION
2:30 - 3:10 PM
Tanker Sector Panel (West Lounge, 1st Floor)

Moderator: Mr. Fotis Giannakoulis, Vice President, Research, Morgan Stanley

Panelists:
Mr. Evangelos Marinakis, CEO and Chairman - Crude Carriers Corp.
Mr. Jeffrey Pribor, CFO, General Maritime Corporation
Mr. Mats Berglund, Senior V.P. & Head of Crude Transportation Strategic Business Unit, Overseas Shipholding Group
Mr. Peter Evensen, Executive V.P., Teekay Corporation
Mr. Nikolas Tsakos, CEO, Tsakos Energy Navigation
3:10 - 3:40 PM
Product Tanker Sector Panel (West Lounge, 1st Floor)

Moderator: Ms. Megan McCurdy Head of Marine Research and Consulting - Poten & Partners

Panelists:
Mr. Gregory McGrath, CFO Omega Navigation
Ms. Lois K. Zabrocky, Senior V.P. & Head of Int'l Product Carrier Strategic Business Unit- Overseas Shipholding Group
Mr. Jesper Bo Hansen, President, Torm USA

3:40 - 4:10 PM
Dry Bulk Sector Panel (West Lounge, 1st Floor)

Moderator: Mr. Gregory Lewis, Senior Research Analyst, Equity Research Group - Credit Suisse

Panelists:
Mr. Pankaj Khanna, COO, DryShips
Mr. Polys Hajioannou, CEO, Safe Bulkers
Mr. George Syllantavos, CFO, Star Bulk Carriers Corp.
Mr. Joseph Royce, CEO, TBS International

4:10 - 4:40 PM
Growth Opportunities & Access to Capital (West Lounge, 1st Floor)

Moderated by: Mr. Daniel Rodgers, Partner, New York, Watson, Farley & Williams

Panelists:
Mr. Nicholas Tavlarios, President, Aegean Marine Petroleum Network
Mr. Aristidis Pittas, CEO, Euroseas
Mr. Michael Bodouroglou, CEO, Paragon Shipping
4:40 - 5:10 PM
Operating a Mixed Fleet: Advantages and Synergies (West Lounge, 1st Floor)

Moderator: Mr. Harry Wong - Managing Director, Head of Transportation Banking - Knight Capital Markets

Panelists:
Mr. Jens Alers, Managing Director - Bernhard Schulte (Bermuda) Limited
Mr. Demetris Nenes, COO - OceanFreight
Mr. Alexander Tsirikos, CFO - Top Ships
5:30 - 6:30 PM COCKTAIL RECEPTION (Library, 2nd Floor)

Sponsored by TSAKOS ENERGY NAVIGATION LTD











 
 

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