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IMPA Virtual Events 2020

Welcome to IMPA Virtual Events 2020 a five-day event open to all IMPA members, purchasers and suppliers in maritime, featuring opportunities to attend conferences, talks on latest industry innovation, networking opportunities and exhibition capability.

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Innovation Session: Graco EcoQuip: the dust free blast solution for on-board surface preparation and spot repair
Graco talk about thier latest innovations in the EcoQuip - an alternative for power/pressure washers
Dan Törnqvist
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Marine Stores Guide: New Developments
Listen to the MSG team giving you the lowdown on what’s new and what’s on the horizon, and get your questions answered.
Steve Alexander Dom Scott
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Innovation Session: Boa Praca: ERP Integration Challenges for a ship chandler business
Boa Praca discuss the importance of proper data integration and fully integrated ERP systems
Rafael de Araújo
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Innovation Session: Wilhelmsen Digital: Digital Solutions for Line Management
Wilhelmsen Ships Service discuss their goal to make rope management hassle-free
Magnus Dickens
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Innovation Session: Closelink : Smart Procurement of Marine Lubricants
Closelink share information on their tool to help you identify the best option for daily operations with lubricants
Philippe Lavarde
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IMPA ACT and Responsible Business Conduct: A Discussion
Global CSR CEO Sune Skadegaard Thorsen joins the IMPA ACT team to provide an in-depth update on the latest issues surrounding human rights in business.
Steve Alexander Jasmine Schestak Sune Skadegaard Thorsen
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Introduction to the Marine Stewardship Council: Why, What, Where, How?
Morten Fristrup joins us for a session that will make you think about the need to purchase differently and that will put the MSC back on our industry’s radar.
Morten Fristrup
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The Danger of Plastic: The Future of Life Below and Above Water
Ian Hutton, Curator at the Lord Howe Island Museum and Lecturer, joins us to discuss how plastic can and will ruin whole ecosystems.
Ian Hutton
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The Battle Against Plastic, Part 2: Alternatives to Plastic Water Bottles Onboard Vessels
Solution providers join representatives of the IMPA SAVE council for a live Q&A session investigating a solution to the current global plastic waste crisis.
Paolo Magonio Mark Knoester John Beck Mark Hadfield Casper ten Bokkel Giorgos Kyriazis greg shannon Mikael Karlsson
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Innovation Session: Wilhelmsen Ships Service: Reducing plastics and plastic waste
Wilhelmsen Ships Service discuss their Marine Product initiatives to deal with the plethora of plastic
Jochen Juettermann


Ian Hutton

Curator, Lord Howe Island Museum

Paolo Magonio

Group Procurement Manager, Scorpio Ship Management S.A.M.

Philippe Lavarde

Managing Director, Closelink

Steve Alexander


Jochen Juettermann

Business Manager, Wilhelmsen Ships Service Ltd

Dan Törnqvist

Development Manager, Graco

Mark Knoester

Sales Manager (Trade), Hatenboer Water

Magnus Dickens

Venture Lead, Wilhelmsen Ships Service Ltd

John Beck

Vice President Procurement, Wilhelmsen Ship Management

Mark Hadfield

CEO, Flow Water Technologies Ltd.

Casper ten Bokkel

Sales Export, PB International

Giorgos Kyriazis

Associate, P Ship Systems Ltd.

Morten Fristrup

Commercial and Communications Officer, Marine Stewardship Council

greg shannon

Technical Sales Director, JOWA AB

Dom Scott

MSG Digital Team, IMPA

Mikael Karlsson

Head of Sales, Francois Marine Chairman of SAVE and Special Ambassador

Rafael de Araújo

Commercial Manager, Boa Praca

Sune Skadegaard Thorsen

Founder and CEO, Global CSR

Jasmine Schestak

Head of Projects, IMPA

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