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8th Maritime Salvage & Casualty Response

Date: 13th September 2017 - 14th September 2017 Location: London - UK

Learning from Practical Salvage Experience and Case Study Analysis

Following 7 successful years of ACI’s Maritime Salvage & Casualty Response Series, ACI can proudly announce that the 8th edition will be held in London on the 13th-14th September 2017.

2017 edition will address both the technical challenges of salvage operations as well as the legal, insurance and commercial implications through recent case studies and expert views from senior level representatives in the salvage industry.



8th Maritime Salvage & Casualty Response - Conference Pass (Inc. Documentation Package)£1,315.00Inclusive of £280 Early Bird Discount, valid only until 28th April
8th Maritime Salvage & Casualty Response - Documentation Package Only£420.00


13th September 2017
14th September 2017
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Sandra Smirnova – Production
0044 (0)20 3141 0609
Dimitri Pavlyk – Marketing, Sales & Media Partnerships
+44 (0)203 141 0627
Sam Cormack – Sponsorship
+44 (0)203 141 0626
Claire Taylor-Payne – Logistics
+ 44 (0)20 3141 0601


We will confirm the venue approximately 4-6 weeks before the event to ensure we find the most suitable space because numbers can vary dramatically. There will be a discounted accommodation rate for conference attendees.
London, United Kingdom
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A Selection of the Feedback and Testimonials from previous editions of Maritime Salvage & Casualty Response:

“Great effort by all! Enjoyed meeting many new colleagues” – Paul Hankins, ASA/Donjon

“A good spread of subjects and a lot of positive engagement from the audience” – Morgyn Davies, MOD

“Great networking & topics” – Nick Sloane, Sloane Marine

“An array of topics covered along with thought provoking discussions – a good first experience” – Ralph Franjul, Svitzer

“Worth the trip from Florida” – Phil Reed, Reed Maritime LLC

“This conference gets better each year – well done” – Jim Allsworth, C Solutions

“Good conference. A pleasure to be sponsor and will return” – Richard Fryburg, Subsalve USA

“Very interesting, very good presentation and networking” – Paolo Cremonini, Fagioli

“A very detailed overview of many related topics, given by experienced, expert presenters” – Geoff Hunt, K Line LNG Shipping

ACI’s meetings are strictly end-user focussed. The programme is co-ordinated with the Salvage companies in mind.

  • Salvage Companies
  • Tug & Towage Companies
  • Local Authority Representatives
  • Ship Owners
  • Ship Managers
  • P&I Clubs
  • Maritime Lawyers
  • Consultants

Previous Speakers Include:

Kyriakos Mitsotakis, Commercial Director, Five Oceans Salvage

Matt Bierwagen, Naval Architect, Resolve Marine Group

George Tsavliris, Principal, Tsavliris Salvage

Jason Bennett, Director of Projects, Ardent

Maurice Schreurs, Contracts Manager, SMIT Salvage

Nick Kulukundis, Senior Strategic Consultant, GOL Offshore

Hugh Shaw, SOSREP, MCA

Mauricio Garrido, President, T&T Bisso

Morgyn Davies OBE, Chief Mooring & Salvage Officer, UK Ministry of Defence

Simon Rickaby, Chairman, Braemar Howells

Simon Tatham, Partner, Tatham Maccines

Jim Allsworth, Senior Admiralty Partner, C Solutions

John Noble, Constellation Marine Services

Sam Kendall-Marsden, Head Of Division, UK & Americas, Standard Club

Zoe Lappa-Papamatthaiou, Legal Director, Danaos Shipping

Jan De Boer, Senior Legal Officer, IMO

Kjetil Aasebo, Senior Advisor, Norwegian Coastal Authority

Charles Anderson, Senior Vice President, Skuld North America Inc.

John Dickinson, Head Of Delegation At IMO, Nautical Institute

Peter Glover, Of Counsel, Norton Rose Fulbright

Grant Hunter, Chief Officer Legal & Contractual Affairs, BIMCO

Ed Wollaston, Associate Director, LOC Group

Companies can gain direct access to our senior level audience and have an increased level of visibility through branding and networking at the conference.  For information on available sponsorship and commercial opportunities, please contact:

Sam Cormack

Tel: +44 (0) 203 141 0626

Email: samc@acieu.net

If you would like to be considered for a 30-45 minute presentation, participate in a panel, lead a roundtable or other thought leadership opportunities, please contact :

Sandra Smirnova

Tel: +44 (0) 203 141 0609

Email: Sandra@acieu.net