2018 Korea Maritime Week

26-28 June, 2018Seoul & Busan Korea

Ballast Water Management Forum

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" Challenges and tasks for the smooth implementation
of the Ballast Water Convention "

Session 1. Challenges and Tasks of IMO for Soft Landing of BWMC

  • Chair

    Mr. Kyoung-soon Shin

    • KIOST
  • 1-1. Latest developments at IMO regarding the BWM Convention

    Mr. Tianbing Huang

    • Acting Deputy Director
    • Marine Environment Division, IMO
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  • 1-2. BWMC issues and discussion at PPR

    Mr. Sveinung Oftedal

    • Specialist Director
    • Norwegian Maritime Authority
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  • 1-3. Ballast Water Experience-Building Phase

    Mr. Colin Henein

    • Manager / Senior Policy Advisor
    • International Marine Policy / Transport Canada
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Session 2. Challenges and Tasks of Member States for Soft Landing of BWMC

  • Chair

    Mr. Sok-hun Kim

    • Deputy Director
    • Maritime Safety Policy Division of MOF
  • 2-1. U. S. Coast Guard Compliance With BWMS in the US Ports

    Capt. Jennifer Williams

    • Director of Inspections and Compliance
    • U.S. Coast Guard Headquarters
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  • 2-2. Ballast water Management Convention : Policies and Challenges in Singapore

    Capt. Daknashamoorthy Ganasen

    • Director (Shipping) / Director of Marine
    • Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore
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  • 2-3. Ballast water policies and challenges in Australia

    Dr. Peter Stoutjesdijk

    • Director, Aquatics Section
    • Animal Biosecurity Branch, Department of Agriculture and Water Resources
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Session 3. Challenges and Tasks of Industries for Soft Landing of BWMC

  • Chair

    Mr. Mike JW Lee

    • Executive Director
    • Techcross Inc. / KBWC
  • 3-1. COMPARISON of BWMS TYPE APPROVAL BWMS Code vs 46 CFR 162.060 (USCG)

    Mr. Myung-baek Shon

    • Senior Surveyor, Ph.D. Oceanographic-Marine biology
    • Korean Register
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  • 3-2. Role of the Shipping Industry

    Mr. Tim Wilkins

    • Environmental Director / Regional Manager Asia-Pacific
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  • 3-3. An Overview of the Implementation of the BWMC in Europe

    Mr. Alfonso Cebollero

    • Chief executive in North Asia
    • ECCK Marine & Shipbuilding Committee Chairman
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  • 3-4. Introduction of Korean BWMS

    Mr. Brian Bong-jun Kwak

    • Manager
    • Panasia Co.,Ltd
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