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Agenda




8:00 AM – 8:25 AM Registration
8:25 AM – 8:30 AM Welcome Remarks Mr. Nicolas Bornozis, President – Capital Link
8:30 AM – 8:45 AM Opening Remarks Mr. Even Matre Ellingsen, CEO – Fearnley Securities
8:45 AM – 9:00 AM London as a Global Capital Raising & Investment Destination Mr. Tom Atterborough, Head of U.K. & Large Caps, Primary Markets – London Stock Exchange
9:00 AM – 9:20 AM Fold, Hold, Double Up - which hand to play next? Dr. Adam Kent, Director – Maritime Strategies International  
9:20 AM – 9:55 AM LNG Shipping Sector
Panel Discussion
Moderator:
Mr. Peder Nicolai Jarlsby, Analyst – Fearnley Securities

Panelists:
  • Mr. Jon Skule Storheill, CEO – Awilco LNG (ALNG:NO)
  • Mr. Morten Nielsen, Pool Manager – Cool Pool LNG
  • Mr. Jonathan Cook, CEO – FLEX LNG (FLNG:NO)
  • Mr. Richard Tyrell, CEO & CFO – Höegh LNG Partners (NYSE:HMLP)
9:55 AM – 10:25 AM LPG Shipping Sector
Panel Discussion
Moderator: 
Mr. Martin Kjendlie, Senior Analyst – Fearnley Securities

Panelists:
  • Mr. Christian Andersen, President & Founder – Avance (AVANCE:NO)
  • Mr. John Lycouris, CEO – Dorian LPG (NYSE:LPG)
10:25 AM – 10:45 AM Networking Coffee Break
10:50 AM – 11:30 AM Shipping & Bank Finance
Panel Discussion
Moderator:
Ms. Marie-Anne Moussalli, Senior Associate – Clyde & Co.

Panelists:
  • Mr. Joep Gorgels, Global Head Transportation & Logistics Clients, Corporate and Investment Banking, ABN AMRO Bank
  • Mr. Michael Parker, Industry Head, Global Shipping & Logistics and Chairman, EMEA Corporate Banking – Citi
  • Ms. Angela Zhao, Director, Shipping & Offshore – CM International Financial Leasing Co., Ltd.
  • Mr. Michiel Steeman, Managing Director, Shipping Finance Europe – DVB Bank
  • Mr. Bill Guo, Executive Director, Shipping – ICBC Leasing
11:30 AM – 11:50 AM Maritime Loan Portfolio Sales & Transfers
Ms. Kavita Shah, Partner – Watson Farley Williams
11:50 AM – 12:25 PM Restructuring As a Business & Investment Opportunity
Panel Discussion
Moderator:
Mr. Rolf Johan Ringdal, Partner – BAHR

Panelists:
  • Mr. Kevin O'Hara, Managing Director – AMA Capital Partners
  • Mr. Don Featherstone, Managing Director – EY
  • Mr. Axel Siepmann, Managing Director – NAVES Corporate Finance
12:25 PM – 1:00 PM Shipping, Private Equity & Alternative Financing
Panel Discussion
Moderator:
Mr. Panos Katsambas, Partner – Reed Smith

Panelists:
  • Mr. Anders Meyerhoff, Principal – Apax Partners
  • Mr. Andreas B. Povlsen, Founder & CEO – Breakwater Capital
  • Mr. Paulo Almeida, Portfolio Manager – Tufton Oceanic Ltd.
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Networking Lunch
2:05 PM – 2:25 PM Global Shipping Markets - Current Developments & Outlook Mr. Martin Stopford, Non-Executive President – Clarkson Research Services Limited
2:25 PM – 3:05 PM Product Tankers Sector
Panel Discussion
Moderator: 
Mr. Douglas Mavrinac, Managing Director, Equity Research, Maritime Group – Jefferies

Panelists:
  • Mr. Jerry Kalogiratos, CEO – Capital Product Partners LP (NASDAQ:CPLP)
  • Mr. Kim Ullman, CEO – Concordia Maritime (STO:CCOR-B)
  • Mr. Marco Fiori, CEO – d'Amico International Shipping (BIT:DIS)
  • Mr. Soren Christian Meyer, VP, Chief Strategy and Transformation Officer – Maersk Tankers
  • Mr. Jacob Meldgaard, CEO – Torm A/S (CPH:TRMD-A)
3:05 PM – 3:40 PM Crude Oil Tankers Sector
Panel Discussion
Moderator:

Panelists:
  • Mr. Lars Barstad, Commercial Director – Frontline Ltd. (NYSE:FRO)
  • Mrs. Lois Zabrocky, CEO – International Seaways (NYSE:INSW)
  • Mr. Robert Burke, CEO – Ridgebury Tankers
  • Mr. Scott Gayton, CFO – Teekay Investments Ltd. (OSE:TIL); VP Finance – Teekay Corporation (NYSE:TK)
  • Mr. Michael Jolliffe, Vice Chairman – Tsakos Energy Navigation (NYSE:TNP)
3:40 PM – 4:15 PM Shipping & Capital Markets
Panel Discussion
Moderator:
Mr. Joshua Wechsler, Partner - Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP

Panelists:
  • Mr. Karl Fredrik Staubo, Managing Director – Clarksons Platou Securities
  • Mr. Rikard Vabo, Managing Director, Corporate Finance – Fearnley Securities
  • Mr. Todd Wilson, Senior VP Maritime Investment Banking – Jefferies
4:15 PM – 4:50 PM Industry Challenges & The Road Map Ahead
Panel Discussion
Moderator:
Mr. Clay Maitland, Managing Partner – International Registries and Founder – NAMEPA

Panelists:
  • Mr. John O'Kelly-Lynch, Chairman – Bermuda Shipping and Maritime Authority
  • Mr. Mark O'Neil, President - Columbia Shipmanagement 
  • DNV GL
  • Mr. Frederick J. Kenney, Director of Legal and External Affairs – International Maritime Organization (IMO)
4:50 PM – 5:35 PM Container Shipping Sector
Panel Discussion
Moderator:
Mr. Espen Landmark Fjermestad, Analyst – Fearnley Securities

Panelists:
  • Mr. Aristides J. Pittas, CEO – Euroseas (NASDAQ:ESEA)
  • Mr. Achim Boehme, CEO – Lomar Shipping
  • Mr. Heiko Hoffmann, Head of Investor Relations - Hapag-Lloyd (ETR:HLAG)
  • Mr. Constantin Baack, CEO MPC Containerships
  • Mr. Ted Petrone, Vice Chairman  Navios Group of Companies (NYSE:NM, NMM, NNA, NAP)
  • Mr. George Youroukos, CEO – Poseidon Containers
5:35 PM – 6:20 PM Dry Bulk Sector Sector
Panel Discussion
Moderator:
Mr. Herman Hildan, Managing Director – Clarksons Platou Securities AS

Panelists:
  • Mr. Gary Vogel, CEO – Eagle Bulk Shipping (NASDAQ:EGLE)
  • Ms. Birgitte Vartdal, CEO – Golden Ocean (NASDAQ:GOGL)
  • Mr. Loukas Barmparis, President – Safe Bulkers (NYSE:SB)
  • Mr. Herman Bilung, CEO – Songa Bulk (SBULKME:NO)
  • Mr. Christos Begleris, Co-CFO - Star Bulk Carriers (NASDAQ:SBLK)
  • Mr. Jens Ismar, CEO – Western Bulk AS
6:20 PM – 7:20 PM Networking Reception






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