CONFIRMED SPEAKERS
Official Opening & Welcome/Keynote Addresses:
With the presence of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Hamad Bin Mohammad Al Sharqi, Crown Prince of Fujairah
   
 
Welcome Address:
Dr M S Al Kindi
Chairman, FUJCON Steering Committee, UAE
 
Conference Co-Chairman:
Mr Mohd Obaid Majid
Director-General of Dept. of Industry & Economy and Board Member, National Bank of Fujairah, UAE
       
Keynote Address:
Dr Fereidun Fesharaki
Chairman
FGE
Keynote Address:
Mr Christopher Bake
Executive Committee & Head of Origination
Vitol Group, UK
       
Keynote Address:
Mr Moradi Azad
Vice President for International Affairs, Petroleum Products Marketing & Operations, NIOC, Iran
   
       
Session 1: Shipping Outlook, Opportunities & Challenges
Capt Gamal Fekry
CEO
Red Sea Marine Management DMCC
Eng Rashed Al Hebsi
CEO, Tasneef, UAE
       
Capt Harihar Prasad
Managing Director, McQuilling Partners
Inc & Board Member, Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers ME, UAE
Ms Sanaz Taransari
Commercial Manager, Seaport International Shipping Company L.L.C, UAE
       
Mr Rakesh Sharma
GM Bunkers
Pacific Basin Shipping HK Ltd, HK
 
Mr Martin Laue Brodersen
Head of Bunkers Department, TORM A/S, Denmark
       
Session 2: Fujairah Bunker Operators’ Forum  
Capt Mayed Alameri
Deputy Harbour Master
Port of Fujairah, UAE
Mr Andrew Laven
Managing Director
Bomin Oil DMCC, UAE
       
Capt Qaisar Qayyum
Bunkering Operations Manager
VTTI Fujairah Bunkering, UAE
Capt Taleb Saeed Al Yammahi 
Deputy Harbour Master
 Port of Fujairah, UAE
       
Mr George Gaviotis
Director, Oil Marketing & Trading International, UAE
Mr Ghazi M Abu Al-Saud
MD, Middle East, Mercuria Energy
Trading Middle East DMCC, UAE
       
Capt Paul Nix
Genera l Manager, Terminal Operations, Gulf Petrochem, UAE
   
       
More Bunker Operators to be confirmed...    
Session 3: Trading/Risk Management & Oil Storage Developments 
Mr. Yusr H. Sultan Aljunaidy
Managing Director, Terminals, Emirates National Oil Company (ENOC)
Mr Cem Saral
Group CEO
Cockett Marine Oil Group
       
Mr Owain Johnson
Managing Director
Dubai Mercantile Exchange
Mr Malek Azizeh
Commercial Director
Fujairah Oil Terminal, UAE
       
Mr Dave Ernsberger
Global Head of Oil Content, S&P Global Platts, UK
Mr Bora Bariman
Head of Energy & Marine
National Bank of Fujairah, UAE
       
Capt Salem Al Hamoudi
Deputy Manager of FOTT
Port of Fujairah, UAE
   
       
Session 4: Marine Fuel – Quality & Operational Exigencies
Dr Salem Khalil
Technical Director, Government of Fujairah, UAE
Capt Peter Hall
Chief Executive, International Bunker Industry Association, UK
       
Capt Rahul Choudhuri
Managing Director, Asia, ME & Africa
Veritas Petroleum Services Group
Mr Ara Barsamian
President,
Refinery Automation Institute, LLC (RAIL), USA
       
Mr Vivek Vijayaraghavan
Technical Support Supervisor, Intertek ShipCare, UK
  Mr Usman Muhammad
Product Manager, FOBAS
Lloyds Register EMEA, UK
More speakers to be confirmed ...   
Session 5: Legal Requirements of the Bunker Industry
Mr Grant Hunter
Chief Officer, Legal and Contractual Affairs
BIMCO
  Mr Richard Briggs
Executive Partner, Hadef & Partners, Dubai & Board Member, Emirates Maritime Arbitration Center, UAE
       
Ms Rania Tadros
Managing Partner,
Ince & Co Middle East LLP
Ms Suha Abdulla Obaid
Strategic Planning Director
Folk Shipping LLC & Folk Energy LLC
       
Ms Jasamin Fichte
Managing Partner
Fichte & Co, UAE
   
       
Session 6: Environmental Regulations & Compliance
Mr William Tan
Vice President,
Miyabi Industries Pte Ltd,
Singapore
Mr John Vautrain
Founder,
Vautrain & Company Pte Ltd
     
 
Mr Abdoulaye Diouf
Regulations & Technical Solutions of LNG as Fuel/LNG Bunkering Business Developer, GTT, France
 
 
Capt Dr Clive Sheard
Master Mariner/Regional Marine Manager for Noble Denton Marine Services, DNV GL - Oil & Gas Middle East and India
       
More speakers to be confirmed...   
   
Session 7: LNG As A Marine Fuel/LNG Bunkering: Opportunities & Challenges
Capt Mousa Morad
General Manager, Port of Fujairah, UAE
  Mr Geoffroy Beutter
Business Development
Manager, Africa & Middle East, France
     
More speakers to be confirmed...
This is only a partial list of speakers. The final programme will feature other senior level moderators & panellists.