John Adams, Managing Director, Teekay Marine Services
Conference Speakers & Panellists:
Carlos Salinas, Chairman & CEO, Philippine Transmarine Carriers & Chairman, Filipino Shipowners Association
David Dearsley, Former Secretary General, International Maritime Employers' Committee (IMEC)
Brian Martis, Chair – Working Group on Criminalisation of Seafarers, InterManager & Group Business Services/Industrial Relations Director, V.Ships
Marlon Rono, President, Filipino Association for Mariners’ Employment, Inc. (FAME) & Chief Operating Officer, Magsaysay Corporation
Capt. Pradeep Chawla, Director Quality Assurance & Training, Anglo Eastern Ship Management
Bjørn Simonsen, Managing Director, OSM Crew Management
Liu Shi Jun, Deputy Managing Director, Sinocrew Maritime Services Co. Ltd.
Mr. Ericson M. Marquez, Co-Chairman, Joint Manning Group (JMG), President, Virjen Shipping Corporation Secretary, Filipino Association for Mariners’ Employment, Inc. (FAME)
Chris Haughton, MA BA CertEd PGCC Master Mariner FNI - Chair, Education & Training Committee & the CPD Working Group, Nautical Institute
Capt. Rodger MacDonald, Secretary General, IFSMA
George Hoyt, CEO, NewsLink
Ole Stene, Managing Director, Aboitiz Jebsen Bulk Transport Corp & Past President, InterManager
Arvind Sharma, Group HR Marine Director, Bernhard Schulte Ship Management
Helle Gleie Rasmussen, Vice President, Crewing & Fleet Personnel, EMS Ship Management AS
Biraj Tracy, Deputy General Manager Marine Personnel Department, New Asian Shipping Co. Ltd
Emmanuel A. Vordonis, Executive Director, Thenamaris Ships Management Inc.
Tony Mason, Secretary General, ICS & ISF
Rod Short, Executive Secretary, GlobalMET
Capt. Tim Wilson, Director, New Zealand Maritime School
Capt. Stephen Cross, Director of Projects, Maritime Institute ‘Willem Barentsz’
Robert Rayner, President & CEO, IDESS
Amit Ray, General Manager, DNV SeaSkill Asia
Minerva Alfonso, Maritime Adviser, INTERTANKO
Martin Burley, Training Director, V.Ships
Johnny Sim, Technical Specialist, International Labour Organisation (ILO) & Training Manager, Uniteam Marine Limited, Cyprus
Gunnar Lamvik, Senior Researcher, SINTEF Technology and Society
Capt. Robert A. Fay, Senior Vice-President Maritime Operations, International Registries Inc.
Martin Hernqvist, Manager Maritime Resource Management (MRM),The Swedish Club
"A good forum to take stock of the manning and training situation in this part of the world and to find innovative solutions to the problems faced"