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News and Conferences

News and Conferences

22 July 2021

In July 2021, GlobalMET supported two industry events, the first being related to Master Pilot navigation issues and the second related to the relationship between ship-owners and ship-managers. Titled “Shipowners and shipmanagers – experiences with SHIPMAN”, the webinar was conducted by Mr. Jagmeet Makkar FICS, a maritime arbitrator with more than 39 years of maritime experience. It identified different contractual requirements and aspects of the SHIPMAN agreement. The session was garnished with practical examples from Mr. Makkar’s experience and was organized by the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers (Hong Kong branch).

 

17 July 2021

In July 2021, GlobalMET supported the industry event “Revisiting roles and responsibilities of Pilots and Masters - a need of the industry”. The webinar was conducted by Mr. Jagmeet Makkar FICS, a maritime arbitrator with more than 39 years of maritime experience. The program explored various operational and legal aspects of the relationship between the Master and Pilot, citing maritime incidents to illustrate them. The event was organized by AMICIE.

 

16 June 2021

In June 2021, GlobalMET supported the industry event “Safe Port – Eastern City to Ocean Victory and beyond?”. The webinar was part of the “Charter party disputes and prevention – practical considerations” series of lectures organized by Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers (Hong Kong branch) and WISTA Hong Kong. It was conducted by Mr. Jagmeet Makkar, FICS, MSc (Cass), PCBA, FICS, FRINA, FIMarE (I), MCIArb., a maritime arbitrator with more than 39 years of maritime experience in all aspects of shipping. The program discussed the safe port definition as per Leeds Shipping v Société Française Bunge (the EASTERN CITY) [1958] 2 Lloyd’s Rep. 127, the more recent Court of Appeal judgement in OCEAN VICTORY [2015] 1 Lloyd’s Rep. 381 and various cases in between.

 

8 April 2021

In April 2021, GlobalMET supported the industry event “Is there more to a contract than meets the eye?”. The webinar was conducted by Mr. Jagmeet Makkar FICS, a maritime arbitrator with more than 39 years of maritime experience. The program discussed commercial aspects of maritime contracts, legal requirements and established case law. The event was organized by London Maritime Arbitrators Association and Institute of Charterered Shipbrokers (Hong Kong branch).

 

February 2021 – GlobalMET at IMO HTW 7

From 15 to 19 February 2021, GlobalMET attended the 7th session of the IMO’s Sub-Committee on Human Element, Training and Watchkeeping (HTW 7). The meetings were conducted remotely this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic with nearly 300 members participating in them. GlobalMET is a member of several IMO working groups. Please see our Work at IMO page for details. If you would like to get involved in any of them, please send us a message using the online contact form or directly to the email addresses on the contacts page.