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8 - 9 December 2020

Honest dialogue on Ballast Water Management whilst achieving operational efficiency and continued compliance.

2 day conference with ship owner case studies on ballast water and brand new workshop on ensuring compliance.


Thank you to our speakers, sponsors, partners and attendees for making BWMTech 2019 such a huge success!

Programme Highlights 2019

Implementation and Enforcement

Post MEPC74 - hear BWM convention updates directly from the IMO

Overview of NA regulations: USCG & VIDA

How can PSCs measure and enforce compliance consistently?


Compliance and liability

How will you be able to demonstrate your BWMS is operational?

Who will be liable for system failures? 

What are the legal/ financial risks of non-compliance?


Networking Drinks Reception

- Tuesday 10 December, 5:15pm, The Tower Foyer

- Don't miss the opportunity to continue your networking and join us for a complimentary drink

New for 2019 - Ensuring continued compliance workshop

Is your BWM system functioning correctly? Would your crew know if it was?

Exploring indicative testing methods - what is compliant?

Led by William Burroughs at ABS

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Shipowner Case Studies

Getting systems selection right for your fleet

Retrofitting BMWS on the Maersk fleet 

Operational challenges

Attend as a shipowner VIP - find out more >>
Looking post 2020

What is supply chain capacity ahead of 2021-2023 crunch period

Opening the re-retrofits and replacement market

Assessing global biosecurity and the impact of the BWM convention

What Maersk looks for in a BWM systems supplier

 Q&A with Hrishikesh Chatterjee

VIP Shipowner places

Selected shipowners attend our events for free as VIP guests!

For further information and to apply for a VIP ticket contact Claudia on

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