Breakbulk Sessions: New Webinar Series

Conversations that matter! 

Breakbulk Events & Media’s new webinar channel is online to provide on-target, useful industry information. Offerings will include short course instruction and discussions of key industry issues, presented by experienced instructors and industry leaders. These webinars are presented free of charge as part of our industry education initiative.

Our short-course instruction will teach traffic and operations managers key industry skills and help them communicate more clearly with their customers. Same goes for sales and customer service representatives. Managers, decision makers, and procurement and project specialists will benefit from our industry topic deep-dives and business intelligence offerings on crucial topics.

2018 Webinar Schedule

Subject to change

January 31

2018 Forecasting Recovery?

Following on from Breakbulk’s most anticipated feature of the year, elected participants from Breakbulk’s cover story will participate in a lively discussion on what to expect in 2018, and will field questions from the webinar audience.
Registration link coming soon


March 14


Ed Osterwald, a partner of CEG Europe and a long-time contributor to Breakbulk media and events, will offer his take on the energy industry, including a look at whether renewables will live up to their hype.


May 16

Project Lifecycle

Breakbulk research partner Independent Project Analysis offers a unique overview of the life cycle of a major project, from understanding the stage-gate process all the way through startup – a highly valuable education experience!


July 25


Breakbulk will host a discussion among industry executives, exploring the industry’s role in environmental policies, and protecting against liabilities and enhancing compliance.


September 26

To MPV Or Not To Be?

Dirk Visser, senior shipping consultant and managing editor of Dynamar BV, and Susan Oatway, senior analyst of Drewry Shipping Consultants, will discuss prospects for the multipurpose and heavy-lift vessel market.


November 28

What’s New?

Following on from Breakbulk’s Issue 5 Cover Story, join us for an exploration of trends and technologies that are shaping the way forward through challenges facing the breakbulk and project cargo industry.

Now Available On Demand

Original webcast: Wednesday, August 16 2017

Incoterms Rules 2020: What Can We Expect?

Presented by Jaynette Kettler, UTC Overseas

Incoterms are essential to successful business transactions. For such a small group of terms, a tremendous amount of misunderstanding and misrepresentation exists. Our presenter will discuss general Incoterms rules usage and common pitfalls, followed by interactive Q&A with the audience.

Wednesday, June 28 at 12pm EDT
30-minute session

Heavy-lifts: Choose the Best Ship for the Job

presented by our Heavy-lift Ocean course instructor, Cees Coppens  

Description: How is a heavy lift vessel defined? What cargoes are considered heavy lift? What vessels are the most suited for heavy lift cargo? Coppens will answer these questions and provide insights based on his extensive experience transporting heavy lift cargoes in this short course, followed by interactive Q&A with the audience.

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