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IN-PERSON
February 7, 2023

Hellenic-American & Norwegian-American Chambers of Commerce

29th Annual HACC-NACC

Shipping Conference

Navigating Geopolitical Currents 
In a Time of Crisis

PROGRAM 

9:00 am  Opening Remarks

Clay Maitland, IRI/The Marshall Islands Registry

9:05 am  The New Macro Supercyclic: 2023 Global Economic and Market Outlook

Hailey Orr, MUFG Securities 

9:40 am  Sanctions in Practice  

Speakers
Louis Epstein, Trammo
Nik Ivanov
, Skuld  

Dan Tadros, American P&I  

Bruce Paulsen, Seward & Kissel  
Matt Thomas, Blank Rome                                                
Moderator:                    
George Tsimis, GJT Marine Consultants LLC       
           

10:20 am  Supply Chain Stresses on Trade

Speakers:
Casey O'Brien, Global Mile, Amazon
Clay Maitland, IRI/The Marshall Islands Registry

Peter Tirschwell, S&P Global Market Intelligence

Moderator
John Stratakis, Poles, Tublin, Stratakis & Gonzales, LLP

11:15 am  Cyber Risks & Threats  Speakers:        
Max Bobys, HudsonCyber
Brendan J. Dolan, US Coast Guard
Kevin Humpreys, Lloyds
Ryan Moody, ABS Group      
Sean Pribyl, Holland & Knight     
Moderator: Jan Hagen Andersen, DNV
 

12:00 pm    Geopolitical Overview 

Speaker: 
Amb. John Negroponte, McLarty Associates

Moderator: 

John Stratakis, Poles, Tublin, Stratakis & Gonzales, LLP

1:10 pm  Luncheon Keynote 

Robert Bugbee, Scorpio Tankers Inc.
Introduction:
Greg Chase, Reed Smith LLP

 

2:30 pm  Environmental Repercussions

Speakers:
Scott Bergeron,
 Oldendorff Carriers

Steve Bomgardner, Sailplan
Nick Maka
r, IRI/ The Marshall Islands Registry
Pia Meling,
Grieg Green

Nikos Petrakakos, Tufton Investments
Moderator: 
Ole Chr. Schroder, Scorpio Group


3:10 pm  Washington's Escalating Hardening Against China:
                Update and Outlook

Robert Sutter, Elliot School of International Affairs
Moderator:

Peter Bazos, Southern Star Shipping

3:35 pm Will Global Circumstances Impact Ship Finance

Speakers: 

Kevin O'Hara, AMA Capital Partners 

Yannick Le Gourieres, Credit Agricole
Martin Lunder, Green Harbour Advisors 
Mark Friedman, Evercore

Moderator: 

Brian Devine, Norton, Rose, Fulbright LLP

4:25 pm  Shipowners' Perspectiv

Speakers:

Ted Petrone, Vice Chairman, Navios Maritime Partners L.P.
Robert Burke, Ridgebury Tankers
Moderator: 

John Benson, Watson, Farley & Williams LLP

5:00 pm  Closing Remarks

Speaker:
Ole Chr. Schroder
, Scorpio Group

Times subject to change

For more information and sponsorship opportunities, contact: info@haccnaccshippingconference.com
Alexandra Spyrou-Mitsakis (HACC) | info@hellenicamerican.cc | 212-629-6380 or
Live Sletten Diakolios (NACC) | info@naccusa.org | 646-883-1760

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