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Maritime Careers Conference 2018

Wednesday 7th February 2018, 9.30 - 16.00.

Join industry professionals as they discuss careers in the maritime sector including, Shipping, Shipbroking, Law, Freight, Logistics, Transport, and Trade. With speakers from the UK and webinars from Singapore and China.

The aim of the conference is to educate and inform University of Plymouth undergraduates on the wide range of graduate opportunities available in the Maritime sector and share the experience of professionals in the sector to aid and inspire our undergraduates in their career planning.

This is the flagship event for any student interested in entering the Maritime sector or simply looking to explore the diverse options available in the sector.

Speakers currently confirmed:

  • Matthew Parry, Step (Graduate and Undergraduate Internships)

  • Jeremy Burgess,Managing Director, J M Burgess LTD

  • Tom L Hughes, Head of Commercial, Freight Investor Services

  • Julie Lithgow, Chartered Institute of Shipbrokers

  • Tony Parry, Specialist International Trade and Operations

  • Tony Watford, Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport

  • Chris Marrow, Business Forum South West

  • Kevin Shakespeare, Managing Director at Shakespeare Business Management Ltd

  • Alan Wang, Global Universities China (Recruitment in China) Webinar

  • Joshua Choo, LNG Shipbroker at SSY - Simpson Spence Young Webinar

  • Stuart McKellar, Global HR Director at Braemar Shipping Services PLC

  • Konna Beason, National Logistics Specialist, DK Recruitment

  • Please note that all speakers are subject to change. A full agenda for the day will be sent to delegates before the event. All speakers and panels will take place on Main Campus, University of Plymouth. This event is open to University of Plymouth students only.

If you have any questions about the event please email: emily.packer@plymouth.ac.uk

Pictured: Chris Marrow

Pictured: Tony Parry

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