“The Fourth International Conference on Insurance & Marine Transportation - 2013” Towards a Safe Cargo Transportation Environment

The Conference was held under the Patronage of the Chief Commissioner of Aqaba Special Economic Zone Authority (ASEZA), HE Eng. Kamel Mahadin, and was organized in cooperation between Jordan Insurance Federation (JIF), General Arab Insurance Federation (GAIF), and Jordan Shipping Association (JSA), at Aqaba Intercontinental Hotel - Aqaba Special Economic Zone, from 13-15/5/2013.


This Conference was sponsored by (19) companies from different sectors including Local and International insurance companies, and was attended by (345) participants.  


(8) papers were presented during the conference in four sessions covering various topics: Marine Insurance - Hull & Machinery (Coverage and Underwriting), Marine Insurance - Hull & Machinery (Identifying Damages and Settling Claims), Liability Regime in Carriage of Bulk and Frozen Products and Livestock and Insurance Issues, Terms of Transporting Bulk & Frozen products and livestock (Coverage and Exclusions), Cargo Transportation: Fraud in Documentation, Transit Trade and Transit in Hotspots Areas, Challenges Facing the Maritime Transportation, International Classification Standards of Ships.


You can find below more detailed about the conference Program, Recommendations, Participant's list, Photo Gallery and Conference's Papers.


·   Program

 ·   Participants list 

·  Photos 2013 

·  Sponsors

·  papers

1.  Mr. Guido Ammann - Chief Underwriting Officer- Echo Reinsurance Limited, Switzerland

2.  Mrs. Ioanna Topaloglou - Managing Director - Orion International Brokers & Consultants Ltd, Greece

3.   Mr. Claudio Perrella – Avvocato, Partner - LS LexJus Sinacta - Avvocati Ecommercialisti, Rome

4.  Mrs. Bente Hammann – Expert Recoveries – ZASS International GmbHGermany

5.  Mr. Markus Spielmann – Senior Executive of Marine Department for Germany, Asia Pacific & Africa - Munich Re, Germany

6.  Mr. Phil Tinsley – Maritime Operations Manager – Control Risks Group, UAE

7.  Mr. Simon Cartwright – Partner - Holman Fenwick Willan Middle East LLP, UAE

8.  Mr. Hani Al-Kurdi - Technical Director - APEX Insurance, Jordan


9.  Captain Mohamad Dalabieh – Chief Executive Officer - Jordan Shipping Association, Jordan