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IMPA London Conference programme: A Few Dollars Less

Tuesday 12 September 2017.

This year's IMPA London Conference programme has been specifically designed to offer a broad range of sessions running throughout the day specific to the different areas of interest to the IMPA London attendee. Experts in their fields will share their knowledge, experience and opinion on a wide range of issues.

£245 + VAT for IMPA Members, £395 + VAT for non members.

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Conference Programme


For Purchasers & Suppliers

Time Session

Delegate registration opens


Session 1

How efficiency is the key to further cost reduction
Susan Koefoed, IMPA CEO & Chair.

OPEX Costs - What are the current conditions, future trends and how will they impact on the procurement function?

Martin Dixon, Head of Research Products, Drewry


Coffee break


Session 2

Purchasers panel discussion session
'A few dollars less' 

Senior Marine Procurement Managers will share their opinions and views on a range of dominant issues affecting the procurement department today and the impact on the supply chain.

Panellist’s include:

Ryan Dalgado, Procurement & Supply Chain Director, Thome Shipmanagement
Rob C Scharff, B Eng, MSc, MBA, General Manager Purchasing & Logistics, Stolt Tankers BV
Alf Eriksen, Senior Purchasing Manager, Ugland Marine Services AS
Jesper Larsen, Head of Procurement, Grand Bahama Shipyard


Networking Lunch


Session 3

Case study - 'Savings through collaborative logistics' 
This session will feature a real life case study where the 'Total supply concept' has been implemented and will look at the considerable benefits and savings made.

Ole Lykke, Head of Strategic Procurement, Norden A/S
Robert Kledal, CEO, Wrist Ship Supply


Coffee break


Session 4

What's on the horizon?
In this session we take a look at some of the strategies being implemented by the future thinkers in marine procurement.

Erik Graumann, Head of Global Procurement, Oldendorff

George Vassiliades, Director, GENPRO

Anett Nakken, Managing Director, Incentra SA


Conferences closes


All delegates are invited to join the networking reception