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8th FPSO Vessel Conference

Date: 8th June 2016 - 9th June 2016 Location: London - UK

With the current oil price crisis taking its toll on the market, the future of the FPSO sector has seen much debate over the past year.

ACI’s 8th FPSO VESSEL CONFERENCE will bring together the global major stakeholders of the industry over two interactive days to discuss, evaluate and determine the direction of the FPSO sector for the next 12 months and beyond in the current hard industry. Discussions will form around key operational, technical and commercial areas which will  provide you with a survival strategy for overall FPSO management and to look for opportunities throughout the current market.

Special focus will be involved in the outlook of what is to come in a downturned market and how to stay competitive, looking through diverse options to utilise how to stay profitable even with the current unstable Oil & Gas prices.


8th June 2016
9th June 2016
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Cheryl Williams – Marketing, Sales & Media Partnerships
+44 (0) 203 141 0623


Thistle Kensington Gardens Hotel
104 Bayswater Rd
London, W2 3HL United Kingdom

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0871 376 9024
  • Market Outlook – Advancements in a future of reduced oil & gas Prices
  • Technology – have we made things too complicated?
  • Reducing risks in FPSO contracts
  • Risk management strategies in selecting prospected projects
  • FPSO life extension vs decommissioning
  • Maximising FPSO efficiency by keeping to regulatory issues
  • Sustaining a competitive edge
  • Maintaining structural integrity
  • Are deep water projects being affected by the markets climate?

All ACI’s events attract a targeted group of senior level executives and decision-makers from the Oil & Gas majors and FPSO industry.  Our meetings are strictly end-user focussed.  Only a select group of companies are invited to sponsor the event – to ensure the emphasis is on the industry participants, and making sure our delegates have a valuable and positive experience.

From FPSO Owners/Operators

  • President/VP
  • General Manager
  • Business Development Manager
  • Commercial Manager
  • Operations/Fleet Director

From Oil Companies

  • Directors of E&P
  • Project Director
  • Commercial Manager

As well as Lawyers, Banks, Financiers, EPCs, Naval Architects, Designers, Engineers, Contractors, Classification Societies, Consultants, Regulators, Shipyards and more….

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MISTRAS Group is one of the world’s largest suppliers of integrity and inspection services. Operating out of the UK as MISTRAS Group Limited, we specialise in providing innovative asset integrity solutions for all projects across sectors including Offshore Oil & Gas, Power Generations, Refinery & Petrochemical, Process Industries and Structures.

We offer enhanced services that include advanced non-invasive non-destructive testing (NDT), Mechanical integrity engineering services as well as critical asset monitoring. These services are designed to provide customers the ability to extend the useful life of their assets, improve productivity & profitability, comply with government safety and environmental regulations and enhance risk management operational decisions.



ACI has put together a range of packages to suit your requirements. These range from branding options, to full scale partner solutions and can be tailored to meet your objectives and budgets.

If you are launching a new product or service and wish to gain visibility and brand recognition within your industry, contact us today!

For commercial opportunities, please contact:

Jean-Jacques Hermans

+44 20 3141 0608

[email protected]

Maritime Connector

“Maritime Connector is a premium employment and marketing platform for maritime industry. Maritime companies face a growing challenge to find professionals with specific skills and know-how. Maritime professionals face a growing problem: how to quickly find the best sea related jobs and to advance their careers. Solution is Maritime Connector, It connects maritime professionals seeking to advance their careers with maritime companies that need quality personnel. Visit us today and find out why we are No1. in the world today: www.maritime-connector.com

Harbours Review

The Harbours Review project of the Baltic Press publishing house stands for a completely free regularly updated on-line European ports database as well as E-zines distributed to over 15,000+ subscribers with expert views on the most important issues for Europe’s port sector.

Each E-zine contains a featured article tackling one of the most burning questions for the EU port industry, coupled with comments of the sector’s representatives and top national & EU officials. http://harboursreview.com/


Balkans.com Business News is a prominent and recognized voice for business globally. As a Balkans business resource, we provide up-to-date daily news and weekly reviews, market research, financial reports, company news linking and database of companies who do business in Albania, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, FYR Macedonia, Greece, Montenegro, Romania, Serbia, Slovenia and Turkey. In addition, our notable industry news section provides detailed information on business happenings for over 30 specific industries. Our readers are high-level executives, business leaders, educational institutions, investors, business owners and government institutions throughout the world.

The business-only website in English, Serbian and Greek keeps our readers up-to-date with its comprehensive coverage of the region, in-depth analysis of industries and business opportunities, interviews with business leaders, special reports and a searchable database.


ONG Update

ONG Update is an online information source dedicated to the Oil and Gas Industry, providing all the news and analysis needed by decision-makers to stay updated in this vast Oil and Gas sector. We cover sections like Upstream, Midstream and Downstream.ONG Update also offers an e-newsletter service; delivering the latest news to desktop of decision makers within the Oil and Gas Sector. For subscribing to our Monthly e-newsletter please visit http://ongupdate.com/subscribe/



InterManager is the international trade association for the shipmanagement industry. Its membership comprises in-house and third party ship managers, crew managers and associate members from throughout the shipping industry.

Collectively InterManager members are responsible for some 3,700 ships and more than 125,000 seafarers.

InterManager is the only organisation exclusively dedicated to representing the shipmanagement industry. It is a recognised and well respected organisation which represents its members at international level, lobbying on their behalf to ensure their views and needs are taken into account within the world-wide maritime industry.

In addition, InterManager is committed to improving transparency and governance in the shipping world and ensuring high standards are maintained throughout the shipmanagement sector by requesting its members to commit to its Code of Ethics and by developing a set of measurable and meaningful Key Performance Indicators.

InterManager is the voice of shipmanagement.



Worldoils is a company that combines the power of marketing as well as the in-house expertise for the Oil, Gas, Offshore and the Maritime industries. Worldoils’ web portal www.worldoils.com has become a truly central platform for visitors who need information regarding oil and gas products and services, research, training, conferences, news and events as well as a popular advertising base for providers of Oil, Gas, Marine and Offshore services. Worldoils has also launched the jobs system and a marketplace. In the recent months, Worldoils has strengthened its position as a fast developing central place for buying and selling of land rigs, offshore rigs, barge rigs and other oilfield and subsea equipment.

Africa Oil & Gas

Africa Oil and Gas brings you the latest upstream business opportunities from across the continent. Africa Oil and Gas gives you the latest news on all the current and future upstream projects along with hard-hitting analysis. Our correspondents in London, Houston, Lagos, Luanda, Algiers, Abidjan, Cairo and Cape Town will keep you in the picture

Whether you are already involved in projects or tenders in the area or you are looking to develop new business there, Africa Oil and Gas is the must-have news source in order to keep your company informed and ahead of the competition.

 Free trial offer: Receive a free 2-month trial subscription. Email your request to [email protected] or register online at: www.africaoilandgas.com or telephone +44 (0)1962 711756



PortNews is the leading Russian media resource providing sea and river transport news. Every day, around 8,000 readers visit the Russian and English pages of the media agency’s web portal.


Kaiji Press

Kaiji Press Co., Ltd. is known as a highly respected Japanese media since 1956. It publishes two publications, called “Daily KAIJI PRESS” and bi-monthly magazine “COMPASS”.

They are covering a wide-range of the maritime industry, including, shipping, shipbuilding logistics, ports, and maritime-equipment. The readers are from top executive to front-line business people in sales. Both Daily Kaiji Press and COMPASS also help leading solutions for issues of the ocean shipping and shipbuilding industries where prosperity and recession repeat, as “only one” reliable media.

Africa Business.com

AfricaBusiness.com is an online information website about Africa, business, renewable energy, travel, science. AfricaBusiness.com provides useful information for those looking to promote their products and services in the emerging markets of Africa. Free Newsletter, Classified Advertisements, Markets Reports, Exhibitions and Trade Fairs in Africa… and more… Advertise your products on AfricaBusiness.com and start building your business in the market of tomorrow – Africa!

Website: http://www.AfricaBusiness.com

Email: [email protected]

UAE Business

UAEBusiness.com – UAE & Middle East Business News. Main sections:

Magazine, Events, Forex, Science, Trading, Business, Find Jobs, Travel.

Please visit http://www.uaebusiness.com

The Nautical Institute

The Nautical Institute is the international professional body for qualified seafarers and others with an interest in nautical matters. It provides a wide range of services to enhance the professional standing and knowledge of members who are drawn from all sectors of the maritime world. Founded in 1972, it has nearly 50 branches worldwide and some 7,000 members in 120 countries.












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  • Dave Hartell, Senior Development Manager – Sea Lion, Premier Oil
  • Alessandro Ciocchi, Group Director, V.Ships Offshore
  • Damien Thiery, Offshore Project Business Development, Bureau Veritas
  • Duncan Peace, Managing Director, Crondall Energy
  • Danny Constantinis, Chairman & CEO, EM&I
  • Steve Robertson, Director, Douglas Westwood
  • Phil Cole, Managing Director, Mistras Group Limited
  • Hisham Sheriteh, Business Development Director, Welaptega
  • John Kenny, Managing Director, WMT Oil & Gas
  • Neil Parnham, Process Engineer Consultant, WMT Oil & Gas
  • Carsten Wiebers, Global Head Maritime Industries, KfW IPEX-Bank
  • Eleanor Martin, Partner, Norton Rose Fulbright
  • Mark Harris, Partner, Pinsent Masons LLP
  • Les Haswell, Managing Director, Les Haswell Consulting


If you would like to be considered as a speaker for the event with a 30-45 minute presentation, please submit an abstract for consideration to:

Adam Fry

Tel: +44 (0) 20 3141 0616

Email: [email protected]


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8th FPSO Vessel Conference - Conference Pass (inc. documentation pack)
£ 1,495.00