Webinars

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Upcoming Webinars

Previous Webinars

Introduction to General Average - 26th March 2021


The webinar will cover the principal areas of interest affected by General Average, such as history, insurances, cover, rules and some of the issues that can be encountered from a shipowners perspective.

Speakers: Adrian Hodgson (Senior Claims Manager - West), Mark Carter (General Manager - Qwest)

Getting out of charterparties - 21st January 2021


A webinar looking at all aspects of withdrawal, termination and suspension of service under a charterparty, with case study examples. 

Speakers: Dimitris Anassis - (Partner-PMC), Evelyn Komaki - (Associate-PMC), Ian Clarke – (Head of Claims & Regional-West)

Cyber Risk Update - 3rd December 2020


On Thursday 3rd December 2020, West P&I hosted a webinar in partnership with Astaara Company Limited. Our panel of experts discussed the issues surrounding Cyber Security, in an effort to demystify the impending SMS guidelines set out by the IMO and their inevitable consequences if not met.

Speakers: Simon Hodgkinson, Bill Egerton (Astaara), Chris South, Howard Potter (Astaara)

Covid-19: Eight months on - 24th November 2020


Since the outbreak of Covid-19 across the world, one of the biggest challenges facing the shipping industry has been protecting the health and wellbeing of seafarers. This webinar will look at the last 8 months and review the challenges faced, where we are now and how the shipping industry has had to adapt. 

Speakers: Enam Hussain, Monica Whiting, Helen Chittenden, Steve Knaggs Guest speakers: Dughall Aitken – SPICA, Nigel Griffiths