OPENING ADDRESSES • Francesco S. Lauro, Emanuele Grimaldi, John C. Lyras I SESSION GLOBAL CHALLENGES AND STRATEGIC DECISIONS IN THE CURRENT SHIPPING MARKETS Chairmen: Francesco S. Lauro, Richard Fulford-Smith • Pannellists: Jeffrey Pribor, John Wiik, Ugo Salerno, John C. Lyras, Emanuele Grimaldi, Clive Aston • Closing remarks: Peppino D'Amato • Key-note speech: Vincenzo Camporini • Key-note speech: Marco Del Panta II SESSION Follow the money Chairmen: Diego Pacella, Jeffrey Pribor • Diego Pacella, Jeffrey Pribor • Introductory Address: Maurizio Barracco SPEAKERS • MARIA TERESA IARDELLA • MARK CLOUGH PANELLISTS • Jeffrey Pribor, Fabrizio Vettosi, Giuseppe Bottiglieri, Jeffrey Drake, Giuseppe Rizzo, Arturo Capasso, Francesco Fuselli, Angelo D'Amato, Rory Hussey, Christoforos Dimakis, Mariella Bottiglieri III SESSION Managing the risks through today’s turbulent markets Chairmen: Federico Deodato, Mauro Iguera • Federico Deodato, Mauro Iguera • Key-Note Speech: Mans Jacobsson SPEAKERS • Federico Deodato • Christopher Brown • Maurizio Dardani • Patrizia Kern-Ferretti • Mike Salthouse • John Wiik • Shawn Winter PANELLISTS • Vittorio Damonte, Rocco Bozzelli, Leonardo Rondinella, Angelo Ansaldo, Marco Poliseno, Giuseppe Bottiglieri, Audience polls IV SESSION Build, Buy, Charter Chairmen: Clive Aston, Mariella Bottiglieri • Clive Aston, Mariella Bottiglieri • Opening Speech: Giorgio Berlingieri SPEAKERS • Ernesto Ardia • David McInnes • Christian Mollitor • David Pitlarge • Furio Samela PANELLISTS • Marie Kelly, Giovanni Cimmino, Andrea Mastellone, Brian Roberts, Yannis Triphyllis, Audience polls