PROGRAMME

09:00 Registration and Welcome Coffee

09:20 Opening Session

Welcoming address

Lucio d’Alessandro – Rector, Università degli Studi Suor Orsola Benincasa

Daniela Villani – Council Member, Municipality of Naples

Speakers

Efthimios Mitropoulos – Secretary General Emeritus, International Maritime Organization

The Challenges Facing Shipping”

Esben Poulsson – Chairman, International Chamber of Shipping

Legal challenges ahead – a shipowner’s perspective”

Donato Marzano – Ammiraglio di Squadra, Commander in Chief of the Italian Fleet

The Role of the Italian Navy in the International Scenario”

Oil and Gas Market Trends

Moderators

Francesco Bentivegna – Studio Legale Lauro and Past General Counsel, ENI, British Gas, Chevron, Lukoil for the Karachaganak Project, Kazakhstan

Francesco S. Lauro – Managing Partner, Studio Legale Lauro

Speakers

Salvatore Carollo – Oil and Energy Analyst and Trader

One worldwide Price Benchmark, Three Oil Markets, 40 years of endless war”

Leo Drollas – Past Director and Chief Economist, Center for Global Energy Studies

Oil – The Saudis blinked first”

Ugo Salerno – CEO, Rina S.p.A.

Who Framed Roger Rabbit?”

Nicolò Sartori – Senior Research Fellow for the Energy Program, Institute of International Affairs in Rome

LNG and the globalization of the gas market: challenges and opportunities”

Panelists

Paolo d’Amico – Past President, Confitarma and Chairman, d’Amico Società di Navigazione S.p.A.

Emanuele Lauro – Chairman and CEO, Scorpio Group

Stefano Messina – President, Industrial Relations Committee at Confitarma and Chairman, Gruppo Messina S.p.A.

Juan Riva – Past President, European Community Shipowners’ Association and CEO, Suardiaz Group

Amedeo Teti – General Director, Italian Ministry of Economic Development

11:20 Coffee Break

11:40 Where is Shipping Going?

Moderators

Francesco S. Lauro – Managing Partner, Studio Legale Lauro

Efthimios Mitropoulos – Secretary General Emeritus, International Maritime Organization

Speakers

Guido Ceccherelli – CEO, Ecospray Technologies

Environment and Innovation: The Italian Way”

Enrico Paglia – Research Manager, Banchero Costa & C. S.p.A.

The Evolution of the Energy Markets: A Shipping Perspective”

Panelists

Paolo d’Amico – Past President, Confitarma and Chairman, d’Amico Società di Navigazione S.p.A.

Emanuele Grimaldi – President, Confitarma and Managing Director, Grimaldi Group

Emanuele Lauro – Chairman and CEO, Scorpio Group

Stefano Messina – President, Industrial Relations Committee at Confitarma and Chairman, Gruppo Messina S.p.A.

Juan Riva – Past President, European Community Shipowners’ Association and CEO, Suardiaz Group

13:10 Lunch

14:10 Oil and Gas Transportation and the Environment

Moderators

Federico Deodato – President and CEO, PL Ferrari & Co.

Mauro Iguera – CEO, Cambiaso Risso Marine and Aviation

Speakers

Mans Jacobsson – Past Director, Oil Pollution Compensation Funds

The judgment of the Spanish Supreme Court of Cassation in the Prestige case – Does the judgment respect international treaties?”

Richard Janssen – Commercial Manager, SMIT Salvage

Salvage and Wreck Removal of Offshore Units”

John Croucher – Head of Offshore Division, The Standard Club

P&I Cover for Offshore Operations”

Helle Hammer – Managing Director, The Nordic Association of Marine Insurers

Nordic Plan: Insuring the special needs of MOUs and their construction”

Tony Baker – Director (Loss Prevention), The North of England P&I Association Limited

Seafarer Standards: A P&I Perspective”

15:10 Coffee break

15:30 What’s Happened to my Banker?

Moderators

Arturo Capasso – Professor, Università degli Studi del Sannio

Fabrizio Vettosi – Managing Director, Venice Shipping and Logistics S.p.A.

Speakers

Fabrizio Vettosi – Managing Director, Venice Shipping and Logistics S.p.A.

Shipping Finance Overview”

Carlo Laganà and Giuseppe Ambrosio – Partners, Deloitte Italia

IFRS 16: The Evolution of Lease Accounting”

Michele Autuori – Associate, Watson Farley & Williams

Legal Issues concerning Non-Performing Loans and Credit Disposals”

Panelists

Francesca Romano Barbaro – General Manager, PB Tankers

Roberto Ippolito – Managing Director, RiverRock European Capital Partners

Mario Mattioli – President, Education Committee at Confitarma and Chairman, CA.FI.MA. Group

Francesco Moneta – Vice President, Lazard

Andrea Pescatori – CEO, Ver Capital Sgr

Raffaele Rinaldi – Head of Credit Office, Associazione Bancaria Italia

Giuseppe Mauro Rizzo – President, Technical Management Committee at Confitarma and Managing Director and CEO, Rizzo-Bottiglieri-De Carlini Armatori S.p.A.

Stefano Sostero – Managing Director, Muzinich & Co

Yannis Triphyllis – Executive Committee Member, Hellenic Chamber of Shipping

Pierluigi Zagari – Executive Director, Floating NPL Srl

17:00 Concluding remarks

Francesco S. Lauro – Managing Partner, Studio Legale Lauro

Efthimios Mitropoulos – Secretary General Emeritus, International Maritime Organization

20:00 Cocktail Dinner Reception By Invitation Only

La Certosa di San Martino – Largo San Martino 5

Buses will be provided from Hotel Excelsior – Via Partenope 48 and Hotel San Francesco al Monte – Corso Vittorio Emanuele 328 at 19:15 and 19:30

09:00 Welcome Coffee

09:20 Cruise Industry in the Med: Future Scenarios

Moderator

Umberto Masucci – President, International Propeller Club Italy

Panelists

Maurizio Archetti – President, Ecospray Technologies

Massimo Brancaleoni – Senior Vice President, Costa Crociere S.p.A.

Leonardo Massa – Country Manager of Italy, MSC Crociere

Ivano Russo – Member of the Cabinet, Italian Ministry of Infrastructure and Transportation

Karina Santini – Med Port Development Manager, Royal Caribbean Cruise Line

Raphael von Heereman – Secretary General and CEO, Cruise Line International Association (CLIA) Europe

Daniela Villani – Council Member, Municipality of Naples

10:30 Shipping and Big Data in the Era of Digitalization

Moderators

Philippe Holthof – Senior Advisor, Shippax

Alberto Moroso – President, ATENA

Speakers

Carmelo Cartalemi – Senior Manager Engine Portfolio, Winterthur Gas & Diesel

WinGD’s Smart Engine Solution – Extracting Value from Engine and Ship Data”

Mikael Sandberg – Digitalization Team, General Manager of Architecture & Vendor Management, Wärtsilä

Opportunities and Risks with Digitalization in Shipping”

Panelists

Luigi Abbruzzese – Innovation Manager, IEMLab Srl

Umberto D’Amato – CEO, Perseveranza S.p.A. di Navigazione

Alessandro Pescetto – Sector Manager – Marine Software Solutions and Ship Performance Monitoring, Rina S.p.A.

Leonardo Rondinella – CEO, LGR di Navigazione S.p.A.

Marcel van Haaren – Senior Sales Manager Exhaust Gas Cleaning, Alfa Laval Nijmegen BV

11:30 Coffee Break

11:50 Looking to the Future

Moderator

Andrea Garolla di Bard – President, Young Italian Shipowners at Confitarma

Panelists

Peppino D’Amato – President, Perseveranza S.p.A. di Navigazione

Giacomo Gavarone – Commercial Manager, Rimorchiatori Riuniti S.p.A.

Lorenzo Matacena – Board Member, Caronte & Tourist SpA

Yannis Triphyllis – Executive Committee Member, Hellenic Chamber of Shipping

12:50 Lunch

13:50 Mock Arbitration

Parties

Leonardo Rondinella – CEO, LGR di Navigazione S.p.A.

Yannis Triphyllis – Executive Committee Member, Hellenic Chamber of Shipping

Lawyers

Francesco S. Lauro – Managing Partner, Studio Legale Lauro

David Pitlarge – Partner, Hill Dickinson LLP

Arbitration Tribunal

Clive Aston – President, London Maritime Arbitrators’ Association

Peter Jago – Partner, MFB

Chris Moss – Past President, London Maritime Arbitrators’ Association

14:50 Mock Mediation

Parties

Leonardo Rondinella – CEO, LGR di Navigazione S.p.A.

Yannis Triphyllis – Executive Committee Member, Hellenic Chamber of Shipping

Lawyers

Francesco S. Lauro – Managing Partner, Studio Legale Lauro

David Pitlarge – Partner, Hill Dickinson LLP

Mediator

Jonathan Lux – Mediator, Stone Chambers

16:00 Conclusion