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Agenda

Four days of education, expert analysis and unparalleled networking opportunities.

17-20 March 2015
Shanghai World Expo Exhibition & Convention Center
Shanghai, China

17-18 March: Educational Workshops InterContinental Shanghai Expo Hotel
19 March: Evening Cocktail Reception at the Shanghai World Expo Exhibition & Convention Center (SWEECC)
19-20 March: Exhibition & Executive Presentations at the Shanghai World Expo Exhibition & Convention Center (SWEECC)

Tuesday, 17 March 2015

08:00 – 17:00
Registration (for workshop delegates only)
Location: InterContinental Shanghai Expo Hotel, Foyer, 3rd Floor

08:30 – 17:00
PPG Certificate of Achievement in Project Cargo Management Workshop (Beginner/Intermediate)
Location: InterContinental Shanghai Expo Hotel, Riverview 8, 3rd Floor

08:30 – 17:00
PLS Managing Logistics for Capital Projects Workshop (Intermediate)
Location: InterContinental Shanghai Expo Hotel, Meeting Room, 3rd Floor

08:00 – 17:00
Heavy Lifting Masterclass (Advanced)
Location: InterContinental Shanghai Expo Hotel, Riverview 1+2, 3rd Floor


Wednesday, 18 March 2015

08:00 – 16:00
Registration (for workshop delegates only)
Location: InterContinental Shanghai Expo Hotel, Foyer, 3rd Floor

08:30 – 16:00
Breakbulk Education Day (Introductory)
Location: InterContinental Shanghai Expo Hotel, Terrace Ballroom, 3rd Floor

08:30 – 17:00
PPG Certificate of Achievement in Project Cargo Management Workshop (Beginner/Intermediate)
Location: InterContinental Shanghai Expo Hotel, Riverview 8, 3rd Floor

08:30 – 17:00
PLS Managing Logistics for Capital Projects Workshop (Intermediate)
Location: InterContinental Shanghai Expo Hotel, Meeting Room, 3rd Floor

08:00 – 17:00
Heavy Lifting Masterclass (Advanced)
Location: InterContinental Shanghai Expo Hotel, Riverview 1+2, 3rd Floor

14:00 – 17:00
VIP Leadership Summit (by invitation only)
Location: InterContinental Shanghai Expo Hotel


Thursday, 19 March 2015

07:15
Breakbulk Business Run (Meet Time)
Location: Elementsfresh, on the corner of Kerry Hotel Pudong Shanghai, No.1388 Hua Mu Road, Pudong, Shanghai 201204

07:30
Breakbulk Business Run (Start Time)
Location: Century Park Pudong, No.1 Industrial Unit Road, Shanghai 200127

09:00 – 17:00
Registration
Location: SWEECC, Exhibition Hall 3 Foyer, 2nd Floor

10:00 – 17:00
Exhibition Hall Open
Location: SWEECC, Exhibition Hall 3, 2nd Floor

10:15 – 10:30
Executive Presentations Opening Remarks
Location: SWEECC, Exhibition Hall 3, 2nd Floor, Executive Presentation Suite

Janet Nodar, Events Content Director, Breakbulk Events & Media

10:30 – 11:20
Executive Presentation 1: China’s Economic Outlook for 2015
Location: SWEECC, Exhibition Hall 3, 2nd Floor, Executive Presentation Suite

China’s economy is at a major inflection point. While still poised to grow beyond emerging market status, it is no longer the mighty guzzler of the world’s commodities, and its days of double-digit growth are over. The widely published and well-respected management consultant John Jullens will present an overview of the impact of recent economic, regulatory, and other developments on the business environment for multinationals in China.

John Jullens, Partner, Strategy&

11:30 – 12:20
Executive Presentation 2: Compliance — Navigating Local and International Laws in China
Location: SWEECC, Exhibition Hall 3, 2nd Floor, Executive Presentation Suite

Understanding and reconciling international and Chinese anti-bribery laws and standards can be very challenging, but doing so is crucial to success in China. What are the key areas of bribery and compliance risk for the larger shipping community? An internationally known expert and speaker will discuss international and Chinese laws and standards and industry best practices.

Michelle Juan, Regional Manager, Asia Pacific, Trace International

14:00 – 14:50
Executive Presentation 3: Booking Note Strategies for Heavy-Lift 
Location: SWEECC, Exhibition Hall 3, 2nd Floor, Executive Presentation Suite

The heavy-lift industry uses a wide variety of booking notes, both international standard and in-house, where many usual amendments and rider clauses are incorporated. How do we define the scope of voyage? What are key points for laydays and cancellation? What current clauses are of particular importance in Asia? Where should your venue be for dispute resolution? A panel of experts will discuss these points, setting aside a few moments for questions from the audience.

Moderator: Wei Zhuang, BIMCO Shanghai Center and China Liaison Officer
David Xiong, Chartering Finished Products, ArcelorMittal China
Vivek Jain, FDD Manager, Solicitor Advocate, Andrew Liu Brokers and Consultants
Lu Li Ming, Managing Director, Intermarine

14:50 – 15:00
Executive Presentations Closing Remarks
Location: SWEECC, Exhibition Hall 3, 2nd Floor, Executive Presentation Suite
Janet Nodar, Events Content Director, Breakbulk Events & Media

15:00 – 17:00
Evening Cocktail Reception
Location: SWEECC, Exhibition Hall 3, 2nd Floor


Friday, 20 March 2015

09:00 – 16:00
Registration
Location: SWEECC, Exhibition Hall 3 Foyer, 2nd Floor

10:00 – 16:00
Exhibition Hall Open
Location: SWEECC, Exhibition Hall 3, 2nd Floor

10:15 – 10:30
Executive Presentations Opening Remarks
Location: SWEECC, Exhibition Hall 3, 2nd Floor, Executive Presentation Suite

Janet Nodar, Events Content Director, Breakbulk Events & Media

10:30 – 11:20
Executive Presentation 4: The Multipurpose and Heavy Lift Fleet Transportation Outlook for 2015
Location: SWEECC, Exhibition Hall 3, 2nd Floor, Executive Presentation Suite

Drewry’s Country Manager for China will present an in-depth look at the global market outlook for the multipurpose and heavy-lift fleet, with an emphasis on the Asian market and regional influences. The presentation will include a first look at Drewry’s recently published annual report on the sector.

Tina Qianwen Liu, Senior Consultant, Country Manager-China, Drewry Maritime Service

11:30 – 12:20
Executive Presentation 5: China’s Oil and Gas Pipeline Network — Localization and Logistics
Location: SWEECC, Exhibition Hall 3, 2nd Floor, Executive Presentation Suite

China’s more than 71,000 km of oil and gas pipeline networks must increase to meet the population’s rapidly growing energy needs. What is the current state of the network, what projects are underway, and where are the next opportunities and challenges for manufacturers, importers and logistics specialists?

Lin Song, Research Engineer, PetroChina

14:00 – 14:50
Executive Presentation 6: Moving Abnormal Loads on the Ancient Silk Route 
Location: SWEECC, Exhibition Hall 3, 2nd Floor, Executive Presentation Suite

The Chinese government is showing an interest in modernizing the ancient Silk Route, the Asia-Europe transport path fraught with many challenges. An expert on traversing this route will illustrate those challenges by describing two complex project cargo moves, including moving three 650-tonne, 6.5 meter-width mills more than 5,000 km.

Siddique Khan, President & CEO, Globalink Logistics Group

14:50 – 15;00
Executive Presentations Closing Remarks
Location: SWEECC, Exhibition Hall 3, 2nd Floor, Executive Presentation Suite

Janet Nodar, Events Content Director, Breakbulk Events & Media

16:00
Exhibition Hall Close

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