Pre Conference | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Time Event
1800 - 2000 Welcome Reception


Day One | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Time Speaker Presentation
0730 - 0830 REGISTRATION
Chair: Captain David (Duke) Snider, FNI, President, The Nautical Institute
0830-0840 Rear Admiral Nigel Greenwood, FNI, Chair Nautical Institute BC Branch Welcome
0840-0900 Captain David (Duke) Snider, FNI, President, The Nautical Institute Welcome
0900-0930 Bart Reynolds, President, Seaspan Marine Keynote Address
0930-1015 Sandra Parkins – Parkins Consulting Setting the Stage – Cognitive Risk Awareness
1015-1045 COFFEE BREAK
1045-1145 Captain Yves Vandenborn, AFNI – Director Loss Prevention, The Standard P&I Marine Incidents: The Human Factor
  Nippin Anand, FNI – Safety at Sea Safe Mooring Operation: A functional approach to normal work
1145-1300 LUNCH
  Captain Bikramjit Kanjilal, Trans Mountain Luncheon Speaker
Chair: Rear Admiral Nigel Greenwood, FNI, Chair NIBC
1300-1400 Assistant Commissioner Roger Girouard – Canadian Coast Guard Western Region Senior Leader Panel
  Rear Admiral Art McDonald – Commander, Maritime Forces Pacific Senior Leader Panel
  Captain Kevin Obermeyer, MNI – Pacific Pilotage Authority Senior Leader Panel
  Tero Vauraste - Arctia Shipping  Senior Leader Panel
  Dermot Loughnane - Tactical Marine Solutions Senior Leader Panel
1400-1440 Captain Ramanbir Mangat – Transportation Safety Board of Canada The TSB and its Role in Risk Assessment of the Marine Transportation System
1440-1510 COFFEE BREAK
1510-1550 Shelley Chapelski – Norton Rose Fulbright LLP Legal Considerations Determining Risk Avoidance
1550-1630 James Reid Theoretical Risk Analysis as a Mitigation Tool
1630-1710 Adam Parry-Wingfield - Marsh Insurance The Insurance View
  Duncan Cox- Marsh Insurance The Insurance View
1830-2230 RECEPTION and DINNER
Dinner Speaker
Jamie Marshall, FNI, BC Ferries


Day Two | Friday, May 12, 2017

Time Speaker Presentation
Chair: Robert Lewis-Manning, President, Chamber of Shipping of British Columbia
0830-0840 Chairman’s Review of First Day/Introduction of day 2 presentations
0840-0910 Tero Vauraste - Arctia Shipping Senior Leader's view
0910-0950 John Riding – Managing Director, Marico Marine, New Zealand Understanding Hydrographic Risk and Delivering Cost Effective Survey Scope
0950-1020 Ivana Kubat – National Research Council of Canada CASRAS – The Canadian Arctic Shipping Risk Assessment Solution
1020-1050 COFFEE BREAK
1050-1130 Captain Kevin Greenwood – RCN (Ret’d) RCN Approach to Teaching Risk Decision Making Skills for Sea Command
1130-1210 Captain Philip McCarter, AFNI – BCIT Marine Campus Preparing Mariners to Identify and Manage Risks
1210-1300 LUNCH
Chair: Stan Bowles, FNI, Vice Chair – Mainland, NIBC
1300-1340 Keith Taylor – EVP Operations Holland America Group Making it Happen at Sea
1340-1420 Commanding Officer's Victor Gronmyr, AFNI and Kent Reid, CCG A Commanding Officers Experience
1420-1450 COFFEE BREAK
1450-1630 Overall Discussion/Summary & Conclusions
1630-1700 NIBC Chair and Nautical Institute President Closing remarks

Note: Opening reception, breakfasts, lunches and banquet included in conference fees.