John OmingoHead of Commercial Shipping
Kenya Maritime Authority
12:50 PM Ensuring efficient collaboration with a port and introducing efficiency through out the transport network
This session will address the operational challenges that port, shipping, international logistics and supply chain operators face nowadays and explain how to develop a regional and global framework for managing the security of trading and supply chain systems.
Successful ports development and expansion in the region depends on on-going collaboration between many different stakeholders. Regulators, operators, shipping lines, cargo owners and maritime services need to find ways to align their interests to ensure continued port competitiveness and contribute to raising the standards of the maritime system.
This panel discussion will provide an overview of the following points:
- Challenges and opportunities of a collaborative model
- Globalisation of shipping lines and port operators
- Impact of shipping line mega-alliances on ports and terminals