First OSJ Annual Conference to take place in March 2007News // November 22, 2006
The first Offshore Support Journal (OSJ) Annual Conference will take place 13-14 March 2007 at the Marriott Regents Park
Hotel, London, UK.
A number of well known, high profile speakers have already agreed to participate, including:
• Trond Myklebust of Bourbon Offshore
• David Blencowe of Maersk Supply Ships
• Hugh Williams of IMCA
• respected industry analyst ODS-Petrodata.
Vessel types to be covered by the conference include anchor-handling tug/supply vessels, PSVs, construction vessels, dive support vessels, crewboats, safety standby vessels, and seismic ships. Among the main topics are cargo handling; anchor handling; propulsion; DP and positioning systems; crew comfort and safety; emerging markets; future trends; market forecasts; and environmental issues.
The International Marine Contractors Association has agreed to act as official supporting organisation, with Hugh Williams, chief executive of IMCA, describing the event as: "a great way to keep up to date with the new OSV technology and network with key players."
The conference is being organised on behalf of Rivera Maritime Media Ltd by Quaynote Communications, a well known organiser and manager of events for the international transport industry.
The conference delegate fee is £700 (+VAT). For further information visit:
Sponsorship opportunities at the OSJ Annual Conference are still available. Whatever your objective or budget, OSJ can work with you to ensure that your company makes the most of the business opportunities available at the conference.
Special rates have been agreed with the hotel for participants at the OSJ Annual Conference of £120 including VAT. Please contact the hotel directly to arrange your accommodation: London Marriott Hotel, Regents Park, 128 King Henry's Road, London, NW3 3ST UK; t: 44 207 722 7711; sales: 44 207 4494412 ext. 650.
For further information on the hotel including travel