Covering FFAs, big data, liner shipping mergers and the implications for Europe of China's One Belt and One Road, the event is set to be a thought-provoking evening.
The Baltic Exchange is supporting the Hamburg Maritime Management Symposium, an event organised by the University of Hamburg.
This year’s line-up features an interesting range of speakers and topics. Covering FFAs, big data, liner shipping mergers and the implications for Europe of China’s One Belt and One Road, the event is set to be a thought-provoking evening.
17:00 – 17:10
An Introduction to the Baltic Exchange
Crispin Eccleston, Head of Business Development & Sales, the Baltic Exchange
17:10 – 17:35
Risk and Return Trade-Offs in the FFA Market
Prof. Nikos Nomikos, Cass Business School
17:35 – 18:00
China‘s One Belt and One Road: Implications for Europe
Prof. Qing Liu, Hamburg University
18:00 – 18:20 Break
18:20 – 18:45
FFAs in Dry Bulk Shipping, Q&A
Anthony Humberston, Senior Freight Analyst, Oldendorff Carriers GmbH & Co. KG
18:45 – 19:10
What does Big Data mean for Shipping? A Perspective of Threats and Opportunities
Dr. Jan-Hendrik Hübner, Global Head of Shipping Advisory, DNV GL
19:10 – 19:35
Looking Ahead – What are the Opportunities of Today’s Challenges for the Main Line Operators
Thomas Mazur, Partner Restructuring Services, Deloitte
19:35 – 20:00
Why do Liner Shipping Companies merge?
Dr. Arnt Vespermann, CEO, Hamburg Süd
20:00 Reception, sponsored by the Baltic Exchange