APM Conference: Leaders' Forum – Attention on Deck

APM Conference: Leaders' Forum – Attention on Deck

14 Mar 2018, 11:30 - 12:30

Hall A, Level 1, APM Conference Theatre

Exploring what 2018 has in store for the maritime industry - Opportunities, Challenges and Investments

APM welcomes back our key maritime stakeholders in the region as we explore some of the main issues they are tackling collectively, which includes the depleting energy resources of the region. This esteem line-up will also look at environmental impacts and what they are doing to combat this, along with changing dynamics that are affecting the trade patterns in Asia. This session will also uncover the following:

  • The new normal – What will the future of the maritime industry look like?
  • Asia’s future for oil and gas trade flows and the implications that this will have on transportation and storage?
  • The challenges that have been posed for oil and gas E&P and how this has impacted LNG growth?
  • How has the ratification of the IMO BWM in September 2017, created the intended impact desired by IMO or the adverse?
  • Harnessing the power of big data and new smart shipping technologies that are disrupting the maritime industry
  • Transforming the maritime talent of today into the talent that the industry requires
  • How can ship-owners remain profitable in the changing market dynamics of this economy?
  • Where are the smart investment opportunities of this region coming from and what are they?
  • How can owners be well equipped for cyber security threats and what should we look out for in 2018?


  • Divay Goel


    Chief Investment Officer

    Prudent Shipping Investments

    Divay Goel has more than 24 years of hands-on operational, commercial, management consulting and investment experience in the shipping industry. This...

  • K Murali Pany


    Managing Partner, Singapore

    Joseph Tan Jude Benny LLP

    Murali is an Advocate and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Singapore. He read law at the University of Warwick was called to the Bar of England and...

  • Michael Montoya


    Chief Cybersecurity Officer - Enterprise Cybersecurity Group, Singapore


  • Peter Sand


    Chief Shipping Analyst, Denmark


    Peter Sand joined BIMCO in 2009 and holds the position of Chief Shipping Analyst. In this position, he is responsible for analysing the commercial...

  • Mathias Steck (老马)


    Regional Manager

    Digital Consulting & Smart Cities, Asia DNV GL – Digital Solutions

    Mathias and his team are driving DNV GL's services towards Cyber Security, Smart Cities & Ports, Digital Development and DNV GL's Digital Platform...

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