Risk Management in Shipping 31 March and 1 April 2020

  • Date Tuesday, March 31, 2020
  • Venue London School of Shipping


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Risk Management in Shipping

Duration: 2 Days

Date: 31st March and 1st April 2020 POSTPONED

Register your interest at: shipping-school@ics.org.uk


Course Leader: Mark Williams

Mark Williams has worked as an analyst and consultant in the shipping and energy industries since 1996. In that time he has advised major ship owners, investors, banks, insurers and regulators, national and international energy companies and traders. He has built several successful research and consultancy teams and has experience of establishing start-ups.

Mark is a regular speaker at international shipping conferences and in the wider media. He has made many presentations on macro-economics and shipping to ship owners and operators, ship builders and insurers, shipping banks and investors around the world.

Mark is a published author of articles on shipping and operational research. He is a member of the Energy Institute, the Baltic Exchange and the Connecticut Maritime Association.

Specialties: Maritime and energy economics, dry cargo, tankers, oil, gas, containers, container shipping, forecasting, business strategy, private equity, ship finance, ship broking, valuations.

A two day course viewing industry developments through the prism of risk management.

  1. Operational risk: how big data is changing how we view physical operating risk
  2. Commercial risk: picking the right counterparties in volatile markets
  3. Financial risk: the changing shape of global ship finance
  4. Regulatory risk: navigating IMO 2020, Ballast Water, the Hong Kong Recycling Convention and what CO2 reductions mean for investors
  5. Future Risk: what will Industry 4.0 do to shipping and what can you do about it now?


All professional development courses are held at the London School of Shipping.

For multiple bookings or to enquire about an in-house course, please contact us at: shipping-school@ics.org.uk


London School of Shipping
Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers
30 Park Street

Nearest Tube station: London Bridge

Contact for Event

To speak to an advisor and to enrol, please contact us:

T : +44 (0) 20 7357 9722

E:  shipping-school@ics.org.uk