“The First International Conference on Insurance & Marine Transportation - 2008”

The Conference was held Under the Patronage of the Chief Commissioner of Aqaba Special Economic Zone Authority (ASEZA), HE Eng. Husni Abu Gheida, and was organized in Cooperation between Jordan Insurance Federation (JIF), General Arab Insurance Federation (GAIF), and Shipping Agents Association (SAA), at Aqaba Intercontinental Hotel - Aqaba Special Economic Zone, from 12-14/5/2008.


The Conference was sponsored by (16) companies from various sectors including Local and International Insurance Companies and other interested corporations, and was attended by (287) participants.


During the conference (4) major topics were covered: Alternative Dispute Resolutions, Maritime Claims, War Risks and Pollution Risks.


You can find below more details about the Conference Program, Recommendations, Participant's List, Photo Gallery, and Conference's Papers.

·       Program

 ·        Participants list   

·      Photo 2008

·       Sponsors

·       papers:

    1. Dr. Hamzeh Haddad / Law & Arbitration Centre, Jordan
    2.    Judge Mrs. Suhair Al Tubasy / Amman Court of First Instance, Jordan
    3. Mr. Maher Al Hussein / Secretary General - Jordan Insurance Federation, Jordan
    4. Mrs.Dorothea Ioannou / Claims Executive – American P&I Club, Greece
    5.  Ms. Patrizia Kern Ferretti / Head Regional Marine - Swiss Re, Switzerland 
    6.  Mr. Laurent Biéhly / Deputy General Manager of Zaris SAL (Offshore), Lebanon
    7. Mr. Bob Deering / Managing Partner Ince Al Jallaf & Co, United Arab Emirates 
    8. Mr. Markus Keiser / Deputy Head of Department MENA & Senior Underwriter Marine - Munich Re Group, Germany