This year the 15th Mare Forum Ship Finance 2015 conference, will be held at the Hilton Hotel in Rotterdam on Monday 2nd November.
Following the Mare Forum conference on 2nd November, the next day on 3rd November Europort 2015 the International Marine and shipping Exhibition in Rotterdam will open (3 to 6 November).
All participants of Mare Forum are invited to visit the Europort 2015.
|The 15th Mare Forum Shipfinance 2015 “Shipowners versus Capital Providers” on Monday 2nd November will once again gather an impressive number of leading Dutch and international shipowners, CEOs from shipping, bankers, lawyers, key investors in shipping, financial institutions, trading and brokerage companies, consultants and entrepreneurs, classification societies, regulators, the media and other members of the international maritime community will all again take an active part at this prestigious conference, in order to network, learn, discuss and debate all contemporary and urgent themes in ship-finance and ship-investments|
|High level speakers, session chairmen, discussion panelists and audience will contribute to a day packed with knowledge transfer, exchange of visions, experience and stimulating discussions. The openly approach of this type of Mare Forum conferences produce a wonderful environment for brainstorming, sharing and improving knowledge and intelligence.|
|The 14 previous Mare Forum Ship Finance forums have been bristling with ideas and dynamic debate. A very high level audience appreciates and makes the most of the dynamic format and honest debate. If you are an owner having trouble finding a good capital provider, come to Mare Forum, here they are. If you are a capital provider having trouble finding a good owner, come to Mare Forum and meet them. If you are in shipping and ship finance and want to know what will happen next, come to Mare Forum, the good answers will be there.|
|Looking forward to welcome you in Rotterdam!|
15th Mare Forum Shipfinance 2015
Shipowners vs. Capital providers
Monday 2 November 2015
Hilton Hotel Rotterdam
Rotterdam – The Netherlands
The speakers and discussion panelists
|Gust Biesbroeck||Head of Transportation, ABN AMRO Bank N.V.|
|Remco Steger||Director Shipping, ING Bank|
|Jannis Kostoulas||President, Mare Forum|
|Tineke Netelenbos||President, Royal Association of Netherlands’ Shipowners|
|Coco Vroon||Managing Director, Vroon B.V.|
|Adriaan Visser||Port Alderman, City of Rotterdam|
|Jan Valkier||Managing Director, Anthony Veder Group|
|Nick Kounis||Head Macro & Financial Markets Research at ABN AMRO Bank N.V.|
|Pieter Baan||ING Bank Nederland|
|Fabrizio Vettosi||Managing Director, Venice Shipping and Logistics S.p.A., Investment & Advisory|
|Dr Leo Drollas||Former Director and Chief Economist, Centre for Global Energy Studies, UK|
|Sander Scheepens||Managing Director, Deputy Global Head Shipping Finance, Standard Chartered Bank (to be confirmed)|
|Dagfinn Lunde||President, Dagmar Navigation Limited|
|Anil Sharma||President, GMS|
|John Su||Managing Director & CEO, Erasmus Shipinvest B.V.|
|Nienke Blans||Head Transportation South Europe, ABN AMRO Bank|
|Pino Spadafora||Area Manager Northern Europe – Continental Area, RINA|
|Michel Fransen||CFO, Spliethof|
|Bart Otto||Managing Director, Flinter|
|Geert Dokter||Director, Conoship International B.V.|
|Richard Greiner||Partner, Moore Stephens LLP|
|Laurent Bozzoni||Director, SOCATRA|
|John Hartigan||Senior Investment Manager, Northern Fund Management|
|Bote de Vries||Managing Director, Finamar|
|Dimitris Lyras||Director, Lyras Shipping Ltd.|
|Representative||IRI/Marshall Islands Registry|
|Enrico Paglia||Research Manager, Banchero-Costa & Co. SpA|
|Maurizio D’Amico||Director, D’Amico Società di Navigazione SpA (to be confirmed)|
|Janos Koenig||Managing Director, Eurofin|
|Taco Th. van der Mast||
Bendel, van der Mast & Co. B.V.
|Dirk Visser||Senior Shipping Consultant – Managing Editor, Dynamar B.V.|
|Rod Westwood||Associate Director, Douglas- Westwood|
|David Barrow||Regional Marine Manager North Europe, Lloyd’s Register|
|many more to announce…|
|DATE & LOCATION|
|Monday 2 November 2015|
|HILTON HOTEL ROTTERDAM|
|Address: Weena 10, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Phone: + 31 10 710 8000
|All participants who wish to attend the conference must be registered. Please note that formal registration and confirmation thereof only takes place after the registration fee has been received and recorded on our accounts. Participants are requested to return one registration form per participant to MARE FORUM by fax, or by mail, at the fax number or address listed below. Please keep a copy of the form, and your payment, for your records.|
|After receipt of your registration form you will be sent a confirmation by e-mail, with extra details concerning the programme of the conference. An invoice marked “Paid in Full” will be sent to your mailing address after receipt of the payment.Please note that your registration is a Person – Restricted Pass, which means that only the registered participant will be admitted for any of the activities of the conference. A Person Restricted Pass for conference participation may not be shared by more than one person.Should you be unable to attend the conference, a substitute participant is always welcome at no extra charge if he / she carries a letter of authorisation from the original participant and if the conference office has been notified of the name of the substitute participant before the conference date.|
|Early bird rate: Euro 847,- [euro 700 + euro 147 VAT] (Booking and pay before September 21, 2015)|
|Full rate: Euro 968,- [euro 800 + euro 168 VAT] (Booking and pay from September 21, 2015)|
|The conference fee includes: conference attendance and documentation, refreshments, lunch, receptions during scheduled breaks in the conference programme. Please refer to the website or the conference programme for dates, times and locations.|
|Payment for the conference can only be made in EUROS by CREDIT CARD PAYMENTS (MasterCard, American Express or Visa). Please fill in appropriate sections on the Conference Registration Form should you wish to attend.Payment for hotel accommodations must be made directly to the hotel in Euros as noted on the Hotel Registration Form.|
In case you are unable to attend the conference for any reason at all, no refunds will be made by Mare Forum. Mare Forum only offers the opportunity to send in a substitute participant at no extra charge if he/she carries a letter of authorisation from the original delegate. The conference office must be notified of the name of the substitute participant before the conference takes place.
The conference organisation cannot accept any liability for personal injuries or for the loss of and/or damage to personal belongings of the participants, either during or as a result of the conference. Please check the validity of your personal insurance.
Early bird rate: Euro 847,- [euro 700 + euro 147 VAT]
(Booking and pay before September 21, 2015)
Euro 968,- [euro 800 + euro 168 VAT]
(Booking and pay from September 21, 2015)
The conference fee includes: conference attendance and documentation, refreshments, lunch, receptions during scheduled breaks in the conference programme.
Please refer to the website or the conference programme for dates, times and locations.
The 15th Mare Forum Shipfinance 2015 held on Monday November 2 at the Hilton Rotterdam Hotel was a successful and stimulating event with interesting presentations and energizing discussions.
High level speakers, session and conference panelists, chairmen and present audience have contributed to a great ambience on this extraordinary day, packed with gaining and sharing knowledge, brainstorming and making and sustaining contacts. It’s our great pleasure to inform you that the conference presentations are available online on:
For further information on the conference please contact:
3011 AG Rotterdam
Tel: +31.10.842 57 97
Fax:+31.10.844 99 69