Support the Local Maritime Industry Summit 2018

At Posidonia 2018

HEMEXPO, a consistent partner for shipowners and shipyards

Thursday, June 7, 2018 – Athens Metropolitan Expo – Posidonia Conference Hall

Organised by Newsfront / Naftiliaki – under the auspices of MARTECMA

The programme is subject to changes

09:30 – 10:00 – Registration & Coffee

10:00 – 10:30 – Welcoming Remarks: Newsfront / Naftiliaki

Keynote speaker: George Tsavliris, Principal, Tsavliris Salvage Group;Chairman, CYMEPA
The future of Greek Shipping & the Economy – The Role of HEMEXPO in the Future

Conference Chairman: Panos Kourkountis, Technical Director, Sea Traders SA

10:30 – 11:30 – Session 1  

Moderator: Loizos Isaias, Manager Maritime Service Centre & Advisory, DNV GL

Hull Coatings Technologies: Present & Future Developments
 Ioannis ArabatzisManaging DirectorNanoPhos SA

• Use of MGO in emission control areas   
   Apostolos Charalampopoulos
, MSc., Process Design Engineer, Farad Heat Exchangers

• LAROS system for fleet wide actionable situational awareness
  George ChristopoulosMarine Operations Director LAROS, Prisma Electronics SA

Latest Mooring and STS Updates
  Constantine Koronakis, CEO, D. Koronakis SA

 SQLearn: The real e-learing solution for maritime
  Antonios FringasCOO, SQLearn


11:30 – 12:30 – Session 2

Moderator: Loizos Isaias, Manager Maritime Service Centre & Advisory, DNV GL 

Bilge Water Treatment: Challenges and solutions
  Dimitris KoutsaftisChemical Engineer at Research & Development Dpt, EPE SA 

 SeaBright: Energy efficiency through lighting
   Panagiotis Mallios, Managing Director, SeaBright

ERMA FIRST BWTS – Operating a Ballast Water Treatment System: Lessons Learnt 
  Konstantinos Stampedakis, MD & Director of Research, Development & Engineering Dept, ERMA FIRST ESK Engineering Solutions S.A.

 Space Innovation Technology for Future Maritime Use
  Athanasios Potsis, President, Hellenic Association of Space Industry

 An Engineering company in movement. From Ferry Conversions to LNG carriers: experience, evolution and future steps
  George N. Pratikakis, Managing Director, NAP Engineering PC

 Sustainable Financing
   Sabina Dziurman, Director for Greece & Cyprus, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)

Questions & Answers

12:30 – 13:00 – Coffee break

13:00 – 14:30 – Session 3

Challenges and opportunities for the Greek makers in the shipping industry

Moderator: Haris Giantzikis, Technical Manager, Arcadia Shipmanagement Co Ltd


• Stavros Hatzigrigoris, Managing Director, Maran Gas Maritime; ChairmanMARTECMA

• Stamatis Bourboulis, General Manager, Euronav Ship Management (Hellas) Ltd

• Kostas Vlachos, COO, Consolidated Marine Management Inc.

• Panos Zachariadis, Technical Director, Atlantic Bulk Carriers Management Ltd

• Helen Polychronopoulou, President of the BoD, HEMEXPO

• Bank representative (TBA)

Questions & Answers

Searade / Naftiliaki Party – Stand 3.104