Conference program 

The 40th International Bunker Conference 6-8 May 2019 

All aboard ? Final call for 2020 

Monday May 6th

Boarding and lunch

11.30 - 12.40Attendance Hjortneskaien Cruise terminal Oslo, Registration (boarding 1240)
12.40 - 13.00Boarding and possibility to drop off luggage at the ships conference center
13.00 - 14.30Lunch in the Oceanic Ala carte restaurant, (Sailaway from Oslo at 1400) 
14.00 - 15.00Check in to cabins (luggage to be picked up at the ships conference center)

Lunch logopng

Afternoon Program

Session 1 Day 1:

15.00     Official opening of the 40th International Bunker Conference, IBC - Fantasy Show Lounge Deck 7 Fwd
15.00 - 15.05 Welcome address by the Chairman of the IBC Program committee
       
Speaker: Fritz Jakob Fredriksen, Fuel & Chartered Seismic Vessel Manager, PGS
15.05 - 15.40 Conference Chairman introduction, 2020 is actually happening despite what some may believe
       
Chairman: James J. Corbett, University of Delaware
15.40 - 16.15 What are we up against?   
       
Speaker: Robin Meech, Managing Director, Marine and Energy Consulting Limited  
16.15 - 16.45 
EU Refiners Association perspective: 2020 Marine Fuels supply study
         Speaker: Damien Valdenaire, Science Executive, Refinery Technology, Concawe
16.45 - 17.00 Q&A - Closing day 1 
         Conference Chairman: James J. Corbett, University of Delaware

Evening Program

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19.00 - 20.00 Showtime - Show in the Fantasy show lounge Deck 7 Fwd
       Recommended meeting time 30 minutes before the show starts
20.00 - 22.00 Welcome dinner - Hosted by IBC main sponsor, Bureau Veritas VeriFuel
       
At the Grand buffet restaurant, Deck 6 Forward
22.00 -      Bunker Corner
       
Cosmopolitan Jazz bar, deck 7 Aft

Tuesday May 7th

Morning program

Session 1, Day 2: Changing fuel quality through regulations

09.00 - 09.10 Opening day 2 – Summary day 1 and What’s to come?
       
Conference Chairman: James J. Corbett, University of Delaware
09.10 - 09.35 The expected consequences
       
Speaker: Timothy Wilson, Principal Marine Consultant Engineer, Fobas, Lloyds Register
09.35 - 10.00 Regulatory compliance
       
Speaker: TBN
10.00 - 10.25 The perfect blend to meet the 0.50% requirement
       Speaker: Aldo Caiazzo, HCMP Advisor - Hydrocarbon Product Quality, Shell Global Solutions

10.25 - 10.45 Coffee break with a snack
     
Session 2 - Day 2: Are we prepared?
 

10.45 - 11.10 The reality of blending fuels
       
Speaker: TBN
11.10 - 11.35Common sense about 2020
       
Speaker: Steffen V. Kortegård, Technical Manager, Bunker one
11.35 - 12.00Bunkering in African waters
      
Speaker: Jon Hughes, Managing Director, South African Bunker & Trading (SABT)

12.00 - 12.15 Power break  

12.15 - 13.00 Panel debate - A selection of speakers from different regions debate the readiness for 2020 with audience  
       interaction

       
13.00 - 14.30 Lunch in the Oceanic Ala carte restaurant, (Sailaway from Kiel at 1400)

Lunch logopng

Afternoon Program

Session 3 Day 2: Solutions and what's to come

14.30 - 14.55 Fuel converter, an onboard solution
       Speaker: Tore Enger, Founder & Executive Chariman, TECO Tech AS. A TECO Group Company   
14.55 - 15.20 Legal concerns through the 2020 change

       Speaker: Magne Andersen, Lawyer, Nordsik Defence Club

15.20 - 15.40  Coffee break

15.40 - 16.05 How shall we deal with 2020 operationally
       
Speaker: Mark Cameron, Executive Vice President and COO, Ardmore shipping
16.05 - 16.30 What does the future hold?  
       
Speaker: Roger Strevens, Vice President, Global sustainability, Wallenius Wilhelmsen
16.30 - 17.00    Q&A, summary by conference chairman 
       
Conference Chairman: James J. Corbett, University of Delaware
17.00     End of plenary conference program

      

Evening Program

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19.00 - 20.00 Showtime - Show in the Fantasy show lounge Deck 7 Fwd
        Recommended meeting time 30 minutes before the show starts 
20.00 - 22.00 Farewell dinner Hosted by IBC main sponsor, Bureau Veritas VeriFuel
       
At the Grand buffet restaurant, Deck 6 Forward
22.00 -      Bunker Corner
       Cosmopolitan Jazz bar, deck 7 Aft

Wednesday May 8

10.00 -      Color Fantasy Arrives Oslo, and disembarkation begins shortly thereafter. Airport express train is only 5 minutes away
       By taxi - The airport express train takes 19 minutes from Oslo Central station to the airport.
       Please do not hesitate to ask our staff onboard or Color Fantasy staff for details.
 


 
The ship offers many places from quiet and atmospheric observation lounge on the top deck to the more stylish Manhattan Bar where you can enjoy a good company and a drink accompanied with piano/jazz music, Should you prefer to watch a game of football and have a beer instead, the Monkey Pub will be your place for the evening. For those of you whom enjoy the night club life, don't worry - the ships' own DJ plays funky dance tunes all night in the Tower Night club. Not enough? See the ships list of restaurants and bars or activities onboard

* Timings and contents are subject to change


Due to limited capacity, registration for this event will regretfully have to be on a first come, first served basis

 
 

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