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Event #55 Showcasing the Next Generation in Shipping (London International Shipping Week)

8th September 2015 Location: The Bloomsberry Ballroom In support of the 2nd London International Shipping Week (LISW) we are delighted to invite you to SPNL’s EVENT OF THE YEAR Tuesday, 8 September 2015, Kindly sponsored by DNV-GL, Bibby Ship Management & BIMCO. Venue: The Bloomsbury Ballroom, Victoria House, Bloomsbury Place, London, , WC1B 4DA (near Holborn tube station) shipping week The theme of the evening is “Showcasing the Next Generation in Shipping”. For this we have invited representatives of well established young shipping professional organisations from around the world! Photographer: “Budget Photographer London” (www.budgetphotographerlondon.co.uk) The evening will commence with a panel discussion on the future of the maritime industry with an international line-up of speakers, focusing on a range of topics. Speakers representing key maritime locations will discuss subjects including the challenges facing the logistics and shipping industries, to what is being done to attract talent within their respective maritime centres. The aim is to encourage an engaging debate between the younger members of the audience and the more established. Following the panel discussion there will be networking drinks, with a celebratory ambience and special entertainment lined up to “set the scene” (we don’t want to say too much and ruin the surprise!) 16:45  – Registration Opens 17:10  – Panel Discussion 19:00 – 22:00  – Networking Drinks ~ “With a British twist” Free (numbers are limited, be sure to register early) The panellist line-up is as follows:
  • Robin King (Moderator) representing the Baltic Exchange
  • Jeroen Hollebrands Copenhagen (Denmark) – (Chair of SPN Copenhagen, known locally as SPNC, works at Maersk)
  • Isabel Dressel Hamburg (Germany) – (Chair of SPN Hamburg, known locally as SPNH, works at TB Ship Management)
  • Tabitha Logan Hong Kong – (Board member of Young Professionals in Shipping Network, known locally as YPSN, works as a Chartering Manager at Asia Maritime Pacific)
  • Mira Milouseva TBC Athens (Greece) – (Board member of Young Shipping Professionals of Greece, known locally as YSP-Greece, works at London P&I)
  We look forward to celebrating London International Shipping Week (LISW 2015), and showcasing the next generation in shipping and the broader UK Maritime industry with our fellow shipping professionals from around the world. Click on our event sponsors below for more information about them; DNV-GL  Bibby Ship Management BIMCO Make sure your name is on the Guest list – REGISTER NOW NOTE: This special event is OPEN to ALL members in the shipping industry, whether you are a London-based young shipping professional or an overseas and more established shipping professional… let’s celebrate together!  v3enue