GSF Annual Meeting 2017

9/28/2017 4:15:19 PM

GSF will hold its annual meeting alongside the ICHCA International Conference in Las Palmas, on 1-3 October. ICHCA is the International Cargo Handling Co-ordination Association and its conference website may be found here


Sunday 1st October

Welcome reception, Hotel Catalina Calle Leo Y Castillo, 277 35005, Las Palmas De Gran Canaria

Monday 2nd October – GSF Annual Meeting, Casa Africa, Calle Alphonso X111, 5, 35003

Sessions will include

  • GSF surcharges campaign – speaker from UNCTAD
  • Liner shipping market report – Speakers from SeaIntel, ITF/OECD and GSF
  • Maritime and Aviation emissions – update of engagement with IMO and ICAO
  • GSF Air Freight Activities – speakers from Cargo iQ and Ericsson
  • Maritime Safety – speaker from the IMO

To be followed by GSF AGM and Evening Reception with ICHCA

Tuesday 3rd October

Joint GSF/ICHCA Maritime Safety Session on VGM/CTU Code

Speakers including:


Joseph Westwood-Booth or Ashok Mahapatra, IMO

Chris Welsh, MBE, GSF

Richard Brough, OBE, ICHCA

Lars Kjaer, World Shipping Council

Uffe Frederiksen, Maersk Line

Peregrine Storrs-Fox, TT Club