12th COA Members Meeting


Overview

Over 200 delegates participated at the 12th COA Members Meeting in Shanghai on Monday 6 and Tuesday 7 May 2013. Presentations can be downloaded by COA Members.

12th COA Members Meeting, Kerry Hotel Pudong, Shanghai

Over 200 delegates participated at the 12th COA Members Meeting in Shanghai on Monday 6 and Tuesday 7 May 2013. Presentations can be downloaded by COA Members.

Introduction and COA Report: Update on COA’s current activities, future strategy and development plans

Patrick Hicks
Secretary
Container Owners Association

Session 1: Keynote Presentations

Container Shipping Industry: Prospects for 2013 and 2014

Shipping Line perspective

David Williams
Managing Director
Maersk China Shipping Company 
Shanghai, China

Leasing Company perspective 

Paul Merritt 
Chief Operating Officer 
Seaco

Container Manufacturing perspective

Cathy Gao 
Overseas Marketing Director 
CXIC Group

Session 2: Shipping Containers and the Environment

China’s Environmental Policy Trends 

Julie Walton 
Chief Representative, The US-China Business Council
Shanghai

Session 3: Container Management and Cargo Safety

New ACEP rules and the Global ACEP Database Pilot 

Douglas Owen 
Deputy Secretary General
Bureau International des Containers (BIC)

COA Depot Division: Current Status, Future Activities

Michael Callus
Chairman
Container Owners Association


Update and Progress on CINS – the Cargo Incident Notification System

Uffe Ernst-Frederiksen
Head of Cargo Management 
Maersk Line

 

Parallel Session A: Counterfeit Refrigerants

Update on Current Status regarding Counterfeit Refrigerants and Contaminated Refrigeration Machinery 

Mark Bennett
Senior Vice-President, Triton Container
Moderator, COA Reefer Forum

DuPont Initiatives to investigate and halt counterfeit refrigerants

Joyce Zhang
DuPont China

Parallel Session B: Flexitanks

Update on the COA Flexitank Programme, Code of Practice and PAS 1008

Chris Thornton 
COA Flexitank Manager

 

Downloads

  • 1. IntroductionShanghai13.pdf

  • 2. WilliamsShanghai13.pdf

  • 3. MerrittShanghai13.pdf

  • 4. GaoShanghai13.pdf

  • China’s Environmental Policy Trends

  • 6b. BIC ACEP Shanghai LowRes3.pdf

  • 8. CINSShanghai13.pdf

  • BennettShanghai2013 Final.pdf

  • 9. DuPontShanghai13.pdf

  • 10. FlexitanksShanghai13.pdf