The Caribbean Shipping Association is putting the final touches on activities for the 14th annual staging of its Caribbean Shipping Executives’ Conference (CSEC), set for May 11-13, 2015 at U.P’s Cineplex in the heartbeat of Tortola, British Virgin Islands.
CSEC 2015, the most notable mid-year meeting of high-level shipping industry professionals in the Caribbean and Latin America, will see delegates probing a comprehensive series of topics with the aid of experts in a number of industry related fields. Among the topics for discussion at this much anticipated event are:
- Trade and Customs Facilitation
- Update on the LNG-Industry
- Drug Trafficking in the Caribbean
- The Panama Canal: Proposed Tariffs and Project Update
- Marine Terminal Logistics
- The Earliest Development of Ports and Terminals and the Role of Shipping and Shipping Agents
- Corporate Social Responsibility: Shipping and Ports
- The State of the Region’s Cruise Industry
- Special Cruise Forum: Who should manage the Regions’ Cruise Product
The Caribbean Shipping Association (CSA) has partnered with two higher education institutions, the Caribbean Maritime Institute (CMI) in Jamaica and the Arthur Lok Jack Graduate School of Business at the University of the West Indies, Trinidad & Tobago, to promote specialized training as a means to raising standards in regional shipping.