24 Jun

International Maritime Trade & Infrastructure Summit

Event Held

24th June 2016

Exhibition Centre Liverpool
Kings Dock
Liverpool Waterfront
L3 4FP

Over 100 delegates including industry leaders and globally recognised VIPs gathered at Exhibition Centre Liverpool to discuss cutting edge events in the maritime industry. 

Session 1: The Global Dimension

Presenters: Laurence Jones – Jamaica Trade Invest, His Excellency Mr Daniel E Fábrega – Panamanian Ambassador to the UK, Andrew Goldspink – Caterpillar Marine Power UK and Bian Jianping Secretary General of the General Office of Qingdao Municipal Government

Session 2: The European Dimension

Presenters: Brian Simpson OBE – European Coordinator, Pierre Karleskind – VP of Brittany Region and Meriadec Le Mouillour, Director of BrestChamber of Commerce and Industry, Mike Houghton, Managing Director of Siemens UK & Ireland (Process Industries and Drives)

Session 3: The UK’s Northern Powerhouse – Bridging the Gap

Presenters: David Brown – Chief Executive of Transport for the North, Patrick Walters – Peel Ports, Group Commercial Director, Lord Prescott

Keynote Conclusion

Louise Ellman MP