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7:30 AM -
8:00 AM
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MORNING SESSION
 
PANEL DISCUSSIONS & SECTOR PRESENTATIONS (West Lounge, 1st Floor)
COMPANY PRESENTATIONS (James Room, 2nd Floor)
7:55 AM -
8:00 AM
Welcome Remarks, Mr. Nicolas Bornozis , President - Capital Link
8:00 AM -
8:20 AM
The Global Economy and the Commodities Markets
Mr. Guy Verberne , Head of Economics and Investment Strategy - ABN AMRO
 
8:20 AM -
8:55 AM
Container Sector Panel - Developments, Trends & Sector Outlook

Moderator: Mr. Christian Wetherbee - Senior Analyst, Airfreight, Surface & Marine Transportation Research - Citi Investment Research & Analysis

Panelists:
Mr. Gregory Zikos , CFO - Costamare Inc.
Mr. Dimitri J. Adritsoyiannis , Vice-President and CFO - Danaos Corporation
Mr. Aristides J. Pittas , CEO - Euroseas Ltd.
Mr. Tobias König , Managing Director - König & Cie. GmbH & Co
 
8:55 AM -
9:30 AM
Dry Bulk Sector Panel - Developments, Trends & Sector Outlook

Moderator: Mr. Peter Sorkin , Research Analyst, Transportation Sector (Airlines & Shipping) - Knight Capital Americas, L.P.

Panelists:
Ms. Ismini Panayotides , Business Development Officer - Excel Maritime Carriers Ltd
Mr. George Karageorgiou , CEO - Globus Maritime Limited
Mr. Polys Hajioannou , CEO - Safe Bulkers Inc.
Mr. Dale Ploughman , CEO - Seanergy Maritime Holdings Corp.
Introduced by:
Mr. Scott Malat , CFA, Vice President, Global Investment Research - Goldman Sachs

9:00 AM - 9:20 AM
Costamare Inc.

Mr. Gregory Zikos , CFO
9:30 AM -
10:05 AM
Shipping and Bank Financing

Moderator: Mr. Emil Yiannopoulos , Partner, Assurance Leader - PwC

Panelists:
Mr. Gust Biesbroeck , Head of Transportation - ABN AMRO
Mr. Evan Cohen , Managing Director and Global Head Dry Bulk Group - DVB Group Merchant Bank (Asia)
Mr. Robin Das , Global Head of Shipping - HSH Nordbank
9:20 AM -9:40 AM
Danaos Corporation

Mr. Dimitri J. Andritsoyiannis , Vice-President and CFO



9:40 AM - 10:00 AM
Euroseas Ltd

Mr. Aristides J. Pittas , CEO

10:05 AM -
10:25 AM
The Potential Business Impact of Regulatory Accounting Changes to the Shipping Industry?

Mr. Scott Feely , Partner, Transaction Services - PwC US
10:00 AM - 10:20 AM
American Feeder Lines Holding LP

Mr. Tobias König , Managing Director
10:25 AM -
10:45 AM
Technology and Fleet Renewal
Its Significance for Shipowners and Investors


Dr. Hermann Klein , CEO - Germanischer Lloyd
Introduced by:
Mr. Fotis Giannakoulis , Vice President, Shipping - Morgan Stanley

10:20 AM - 10:40 AM
Tsakos Energy Navigation, Ltd

Mr. George Saroglou , COO


10:40 AM - 11:00 AM
Excel Maritime Carriers Ltd

Mr. Pavlos Kanellopoulos, CFO

10:45 AM -
11:05 AM
Regulation and the Shipping Markets

Mr. Clay Maitland , Managing Partner - International Registries, Inc.
 
11:05 AM - 11:40 AM Are Capital Markets Open to Shipping - Is There Room / Need for More IPOs?

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

Panelists:
Ms. Christa Tosi Volpicelli , Director - Citi Investment Banking
Mr. Sunder Reddy , Managing Director, Shipping - Goldman Sachs & Co.
Mr. William Kelly , Managing Director, Head of Equity Capital Markets - Knight Capital Americas, L.P.
Mr. Wiley Griffiths , Managing Director - Morgan Stanley
11:20 AM - 11:40 AM
Safe Bulkers Inc.

Mr. Polys Hajioannou , CEO


11:40 AM - 12:00 PM
Star Bulk Carriers Corp.

Mr. Spyros Capralos , CEO
11:40 AM - 12:15 PM Shipping and the Bond Markets

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

Panelists:
Mr. Loli Wu , Managing Director, Investment Banking Head of Americas Transportation & Infrastructure - Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Mr. Hamish Norton , Managing Director - Jefferies
Mr. David Barcus , Managing Director, Head of High Yield Capital Markets - Knight Capital Americas, LP
Mr. Eric Schless , Managing Director - Wells Fargo Securities, LLC
12:15 PM -
12:30 PM
Bridging the Funding Gap Through Private Investments

Mr. Harris Antoniou , Global Head Energy, Commodities & Transportation - ABN AMRO
1:00 PM -
2:15 PM
(Main Dining Room, 3rd Floor)

Introductory Remarks By
Mr. Richard du Moulin , President, Intrepid Shipping and former Chairman of INTERTANKO

Luncheon and Keynote Address By
Mr. Joseph Angelo
Managing Director, INTERTANKO

The State of the Shipping Industry - Opportunities and Challenges Ahead
AFTERNOON SESSION
2:30 PM -
3:15 PM
Tanker Sector Panel - Developments, Trends & Sector Outlook

Moderator: Mr. Douglas J. Mavrinac , Maritime Group Head - Jefferies

Panelists:
Mr. Jeffrey Pribor , CFO - General Maritime Corporation
Mr. Per Heilmann , Vice President - Heidmar Inc.
Ms. Megan McCurdy , Head of Marine Research & Consulting - Poten & Partners
Mr. Sune S. Mikkelsen, VP Corporate Finance & IR - TORM A/S
Mr. George Saroglou , COO - Tsakos Energy Navigation, Ltd
3:15 PM -
3:50 PM
Capturing Opportunities Across Shipping Sectors to Maximize Shareholder Value

Moderator: Mr. Stephen P. Farrell , Partner - Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP

Panelists:
Mr. Aristides J. Pittas , CEO - Euroseas Ltd
Mr. Michael E. McClure , EVP, Corporate Affiars - Navios Maritime Holdings and Navios Maritime Partners
Mr. Michael Bodouroglou , CEO - Paragon Shipping Inc.
3:50 PM -
4:25 PM
The Emerging Economies and their Impact on Shipping

Moderator: Mr. Daniel Rodgers , Partner - Watson, Farley & Williams

Panelists:
Mr. Joseph Royce , CEO - TBS International
Mr. Fred Gordon , Senior Vice President, Corporate Affairs - Navios Maritime Holdings
Mr. George Syllantavos , CFO - Star Bulk Carriers Corp.
4:25 PM -
4:45 PM
Investment Opportunities in Ship Recycling

Dr. Anil Sharma - Founder, President & CEO - GMS
4:45 PM -
5:30 PM
Analyst Panel: Investor Attitudes in Shipping & Shipping Markets Outlook

Moderator: Mr. Akis Tsirigakis , Director - Star Bulk Carriers Corp.

Panelists:
Mr. Scott Weber , Vice President, Airfreight, Surface, & Marine Transportation Research - Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Mr. Christian Wetherbee - Senior Analyst, Airfreight, Surface & Marine Transportation Research - Citi Investment Research & Analysis
Mr. Douglas J. Mavrinac , Maritime Group Head - Jefferies
Mr. Peter Sorkin , Research Analyst, Transportation Sector (Airlines & Shipping) - Knight Capital Americas, L.P.
Mr. Fotis Giannakoulis , Vice President, Shipping - Morgan Stanley
Mr. Michael Webber , CFA, Senior Analyst, VP, Equity Research, Global Shipping - Wells Fargo Securities, LLC
5:30 PM -
6:30 PM