ACMP2019 PROGRAM

October 14 - 16, 2019, at the Tanger Med Port Center (TMPC), Tangier, Morocco

OCTOBER 13, 2019 – Reception & Welcoming

  • Welcoming participants to Tangier
  •  Transfers to congress hotels 
  •  Registration of participants and badges delivery

1st DAY - October 14, 2019

07H30 : Departures from Tangier City – Shuttle from Hilton & Barceló Hotels to the congress venue

08H30 : Welcome of the participants – Registration and delivery of badges

09H30 : Welcome address by the APMPM President, Capt. Mohamed RAFOUK, Morocco

09H40 : – Tanger Med institutional film

– Opening speech of the Tanger Med Special Agency -TMSA- President of the Supervisory

 Board: Mr. Fouad BRINI

10H00 : Message from Capt. Oumar DRAME, Autonomous Port of Dakar – IMPA Vice President,

             Senegal

10H10 : Message from the IMPA President, Mr. Simon PELLETIER – Canada

10H20 : Message from the AMPA President, Capt. Hassan EZZAHRATI, Morocco

 Launch of the work of the Congress

First Panel

10H30: Just on Time – Optimization :

Capt. Ben VAN SCHERPENZEEL – President of the International Taskforce Port Call

Optimization, Port of Rotterdam, Netherlands

10H50 : – Inauguration of the Stands      

– Coffee break

Second Panel

11H20 : The Alliances and their impact on port activities : Mr. Rachid HOUARI, Tanger Med Central Director – MD MEDHUB Logistical Free Zone,  Morocco

11H40 : Ship gigantism – Challenges and adaptations :  APM Terminal : Mr. Curtiss DAKPOGAN – Operations Manager, APM Terminals MedPort Tangier, Morocco

12H00 : New port in Africa – challenges and adaptations: Autonomous Port of Kribi : Capt. Bertrand NDI MENDUGA – Head of Maritime Pilots Department,

Autonomous Port of Kribi – Cameroon

12H15 : Questions –  Answers

12H35 : Tribute

12H50 – 14H30 : Lunch break, buffet

Third Panel

14H30 : Key figures of pilotage in the world : Mr. Nick CUTMORE – IMPA Secretary General, UK

14H45 : Responsibilities in maritime pilotage : Capt. Jean-Philippe CASANOVA – FFPM President – IMPA Senior Vice president

15H00 : Pilot’s Safety : Fatality – Staff accidents : Capt. Miguel VIEIRA DE CASTRO – APIBARRA President, Portugal – EMPA Vice  President

15H15 : Insurance in port context : Mr. El mustapha DAHMANI –Head of the “Complex and Industrial Risks, Construction and prevention” Insurance Division, ATLANTA Company, Morocco

15H30 : Questions – Answers

15H45 :Tribute

15H50 – 16H10 : Coffee Break

16H10 : Resumption

AMPA Members Panel

16H10 : AMPA – IMPA members Workshop

– Amendment – Approval of AMPA Statutes

– Election of the new board

– Designation of the headquarters

17H45 : End of the first day

17H55 : Shuttle to Tangier City

2nd DAY - October 15, 2019

Experts Panel

09H15 : Welcome

09H30 : The different Pilotage organizations : Capt. Stein INGE DAHN, EMPA President – Norway

09H45 : Autonomous Port of Dakar Pilots’ Presentation, Senegal :

Capt. Sidy LAMINE DIOP – Autonomous Port of Dakart, Senegal

10H00 : Quality system in maritime pilotage : Pilot Stations Certification : Capt. Ech-Cherki TAHORI, Chief Pilot, in charge of Quality and Monitoring of

pilotage at the     

             Tanger Med Port Complex – Pilotage Central Direction -, Morocco

10H15 : Stern Power Presentation :

Capt. Albert GAMBINA – Senior Pilot

10H30 : Suez Canal – Presentation : – Capt. Ali Ahmed AL GHANAM – Pilot, Suez Canal, Egypt

10H45 – 11H05 : Coffee Break

11H05 : Under Keel Clearance Presentation : Capt. Jonathon PEARCE – Liveryman of the Honourable Company of Master Mariners – UK

11H20 : Simulation Presentation : Mr. Eric LETROU, Merchant Marine Officer – Commercial Manager, France

11H35 : Questions – Answers

11H45 :ACMP 2021 Announcement

– Presentation of the Congress Pavilion to the Ivory Coast delegation for the 3rd Congress in 2021.

12H15 : Tribute

12H30 – 14H00 : Lunch break, buffet

14H00 – 16H20 : Visit of the Tanger Med port complex

16H30 : Shuttle to Tangier City

19H30 : Gala Dinner at EL MINZAH Hotel (Dress-Code: Black-Tie or traditional costume)

Animated evening with trophy awards ceremony

3rd DAY - October 16, 2019

09H00 : Visit of the city of Tangier, Pearl of the Strait – Tourist circuit (Malabata, the Grand Socco, the Kasbah, Perdicaris Park, Cape Spartel, Hercules Cave)

11H30 : Mint Tea Break

13H00 : End of the Congress

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Address: 29, rue Amr Ibn Al Ass, Etage 3, N 26, Tanger, Maroc

Website: www.apmpm-pilot.ma

Email: m.rafouk@tangermed.ma / president@apmpm-pilot.ma

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