UPCOMING INDUSTRY EVENTS:
CMA Education Awards Lunch
Thursday, September 21, 2017
12:00 Noon- 2:30 P.M.
The Water's Edge at Giovanni's, 2748 Boston Post Road, Darien, CT 06820
Info: Education Awards Luncheon featuring a panel of CMA Commodores:
Moderated by: Per Heidenreich
Presentation of the annual CMA Education Scholarship Awards to deserving students.
Pricing: $50 for Members; $60 for Non-Members, includes an open bar.
RSVP: Call Lorraine at +1.203.406.0109 Ext 3717 for reservations or email: LParsons@marinemoney.com
Past NYMAR Event PRESENTATIONS
Navigating the Port of New York/New Jersey. View the presentations from our speakers for the evening:
Vincent T. Pica II of the US Coast Guard Auxiliary— COLREGs in 15 Minutes …
Navigating The Waterways
Jason Hobson LCDR of the US Coast Guard— Safety & Security Industry Training Program
Elise Avallon of NAMEPA— Marine Debris and MARPOL Annex V
Mega Container Ship Casualties:
“Houston... We Have a Problem” -John Crotty, Swiss Re America Holding Corporation
“18,000 and Growing…” - Andrew Tsukamoto, Maersk
"The Potential Environmental Issues Associated with Large Container Ship Casualties” - Lawrence Malizzi, Matrix New World Engineering Inc
"The Challenges of Mega-Ship Salving” - Paul Hankins, Donjon Marine Co., Inc
“Bigger, Wider, Heavier” - Peter Townsend – Director, Head of London Marine, Swiss Re Services Ltd London; Chairman, London Market Joint Hull Committee
Salute to maritime person of the year
Thursday, September 21, 2017
6:30 P.M. : Cocktails;
7:30 P.M. : Dinner & Program
Intrepid Sea, Air, and Space Museum, 86 River Place, New York, NY 10036
Info: Join us as we honor Christopher J. Wiernicki, Chairman, President & CEO of ABS as Maritime Person of the Year!
RSVP: Please register via link below or, for more information, please contact Linda Noonan at 508-830-5038 or email@example.com
Pricing: Individual- $1,000; Follow link below for Sponsorship info.
BIMCO & Blank Rome SHIPTERM Seminar
Thursday, September 28, 2017
4:00 P.M. - 5:30 P.M.: Panel Discussion;
5:30 P.M. - 7:00 P.M.: Networking Reception
Blank Rome, The Chryser Building, 405 Lexington Avenue, New York, NY 10174
Info: The panelists will introduce and explain SHIPTERM and discussion will be invited with the audience on aspects such as the indicative/non-binding nature of the term sheet, issues relating to governing law and jurisdiction, and negative base rate scenarios and how these have been addressed. A general introduction will be made by BIMCO’s General Counsel Christian Hoppe, who will explain the background for the term sheet project and why BIMCO decided to develop a standard ship financing document.
Panelists: Francis Sarre, Compagnie Maritime Belge (chairperson of the subcommittee)
Christopher Conway, Citi
Klaus Vilstrup, Dampskibsselskabet NORDEN A/S
Michael Vernell, Watson Farley & Williams LLP
Pricing: The seminar is free of charge and open to BIMCO members and non-members. Participants will receive a copy of the SHIPTERM booklet containing the standard term sheet and explanatory notes.
9th Annual New York Maritime Forum
Monday, October 2, 2017
The Metropolitan Club, One East 60th Street, New York, NY 10022
Info: The New York Maritime Forum (NYMF) is both an investment and an industry conference with a double objective:
• To provide an interactive platform for investors, financiers, cargo owners and shipowners to discuss the latest developments in the global shipping and commodity markets, as well as in the financial and capital markets.
• To showcase and promote the role of New York as a hub for the global maritime community and attract more business to New York targeting a global industry audience.
The objective of the Forum is to enhance New York’s profile as a place of business to the global maritime industry and especially to global shipping firms and industry participants who do not reside in New York.
17th Annual port industry day: navigating a chancing industry
Monday, October 2, 2017
8:00 AM: Continental Breakfast; 9:00 AM: Conference; 12:30 PM: Luncheon & Networking
Liberty House in Liberty State Park, Jersey City, New Jersey 07305
Info: The conference will focus on "Improving Port Operations", "Strengthening the Supply Chain", and "Rising to New Heights". Over 400 top decision-makers from every segment of the maritime and transportation industry attend this important annual event.
Pricing: $175- Individual; $800- Exhibit Table; Sponsoring also available and varying levels
37th annual salute to the u.s. coast guard
Thursday, October 5, 2017
6:30 P.M. - 10:00 P.M.
Marriot Marquis, 1535 Broadway, New York, NY 10036
Info: Join the Coast Guard Foundation for one of its longest standing traditions, as they honor brave Coast Guard members from around the country on this night. Please join us in recognizing these deserving individuals.
Honorees: Benjamin G. Bordelon, President & CEO, Bollinger Shipyards and United States Coast Guard Auxiliary
Dinner Co-Chairs: Brendan J. Bouchard, Bouchard Transportation Co., Inc. and Brian Buckley McAllister, McAllister Towing
73RD ANNUAL M.I.C.A. DINNER
Friday, October 6, 2017
New York Marriott Marquis, The Westside Ballroom on the 5th Floor, 1535 Broadway, New York, NY 10036
Info: Cash Bar: 5:30 PM, followed by Dinner: 7:00 PM. Business Attire Appropriate.
Pricing: Cocktail Reception & Dinner Cost is 175.00 per person.
Please Register by: 12 Noon on September 26, 2017
6th Annual fleet optimization conference & exhibition
Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - Thursday, October 12, 2017
Stamford Marriott Hotel, 243 Tresser Boulevard, Stamford, CT 06901
Info: The overall theme is practical technology solutions to operate ships and fleet more efficiently. For information on sponsorships and exhibits, please contact Frank Soccoli at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Conference Chairman: Capt. Michael Wilson, President & COO (America), Laurin Maritime
Pricing: Early-bird Registration- $1,295 until September 15, 2017
Full Conference Registration- $1,495
Annual dinner dance honoring man of the year
Friday, October 20, 2017
The Pierre Hotel, Two East 61st Street, New York, NY 10065
Honoree: Polys Hadjioannou, Chief Executive Officer, Safe Bulkers, Inc.
Pricing: Individual- $400
Young Professional- $200
CMA Halloween happy hour
Thursday, October 26, 2017
6:00 P.M. - 9:00 P.M.
Sign of the Whale, 6 Harbor Point Rd, Stamford, CT 06902
Info: Sponsored by the CMA with the first drinks on us up to $1,000 total and appetizers too! Get in the spirit and dress for Halloween – there will be a Costume Contest and prizes! If not wearing a costume we ask for a $5 cash donation (for the CMA Education Foundation!)
RSVP: o RSVP necessary – All CMA Members in good standing are welcome
2017 Admiral's scholarship gala
Saturday, October 28, 2017
Mess Deck of Mass. Maritime, 101 Academy Drive, Bourne, MA 02532
Info: Join us for our annual on-campus extravaganza and support scholarships at MMA. This year we are holding the event in the Mess Deck (no more dancing chandeliers!) so space will be limited. Purchase your ticket today!