ETC – 2017 Key Speakers

ЕТС-2017 Key speakers
Hiroyuki Yamada
Senior Deputy Director
Maritime Safety Division
Markku Mylly
Executive Director
Kuba Szymanski
Secretary General
Kimberly Karlshoej
Head of The ITF
Seafarers’ Trust
Aron Frank Sørensen
Head of Maritime
Technology & Regulation
Rajesh Tandon
Pradeep Chawla
Managing Director
Ship Management
Norman Schmiedl
Crewing Director
Columbia Shipmanagement LTD
Peter Swift
Vice Chairman
Sailors’ Society
John Lloyd
Chief Operating Officer
The Nautical Institute
Søren Einar Veierland
Business Development Manager
Kongsberg Digital AS, Norway
Johan Gustavsson
Vice President
Sales Operations
Alexander Spiewok
Paul James
Chief Operating
Henrik Jensen
Managing Director
Danica Maritime Services
Nikolaos Kokkinos
Crew Manager
Nino Gorgoshadze
Head of Seafarers
Certification Division
Maritime Transport
Agency of Georgia
Arjen Mintjes
Maritime Academy Holland
Oleg Grygoriuk
First Vice Chair
Bogdan Zelenski
Alpha Navigation
Stanislav Nezavitin
Harbour Master
Chernomorsk Sea
Commercial Port
Artem Volkov
Head of Maritime
Law Practice
Law Firm “ANK”
Mykhaylo Miyusov
National University
“Odessa Maritime Academy”

ETC-2016 The Nautical Institute Report

4th International Forum on Seafarers’ Education, Training & Crewing (ETC 2016)

Odessa, 20-21 April


There was a good, international mix of presenters at this now well established Forum efficiently organised by the Odessa National Maritime Academy which has recently been granted University status. The Rector, Professor Mykhalyo Miyusov, exercised a quiet authority over proceedings combined with warm hospitality and it was good to see that the TK Foundation had funded a significant attendance of cadets. A feature throughout the two days was the enthusiasm of these bright, young entrants to our industry and the searching questions they posed to most of the speakers within the sessions and during the meal breaks.

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17 countries participate in the conference and exhibition ETC-2016

More than 70 organizations and companies from 17 countries participate in the conference and exhibition ETC-2016
Dear participants and guests of the International Forum on Seafarers’ Education, Training and Crewing (ETC-2016)

International Forum on Seafarer’s Education, Training and Crewing is being held for the 4th time. Traditionally, the Forum has been supported by International Transport Federation (ITF), International Maritime Employers’ Council (IMEC), BIMCO, InterManager, International Association of Maritime Universities (IAMU), the Nautical Institute, the Institute of Maritime Engineering, Science and Technology (IMarEST), as well as the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine and the Ministry of Infrastructure of Ukraine.

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