Maritime Law @Antwerp Maritime Academy

Antwerp Maritime Academy presents a unique module on Maritime Law. 20 experts share their thoughts on a wide variety of topics over the next two weeks*.

If you want to get a better insight in these areas; we gladly invite you to freely join parts of the program. 

Please register by sending us an e-mail mentioning the lecture(s) you will attend, together with your contacts.

The lectures are held (in English) at the Antwerp Maritime Academy:  Noordkasteel Oost 6, 2030 Antwerpen.

 

* Maritime Law Program 2019:

                                                                                            (MAR = Maritime Law, LB = Land-Based Activities)

         

WEEK 1

       

13-5-2019

09:00 – 10:00

Ralph DE WIT

General Introduction to the Course

 

13-5-2019

10:00 – 12:30

André KEGELS

Arrest of Ships

LB

13-5-2019

13:30 – 15:30

Luc KEYZER

General Limitation of Liability

MAR

13-5-2019

15:30 – 17:30

Ralph DE WIT

Carriage by Sea: Parties, Merchant Clause

MAR

14-5-2019

09:00 – 10:00

Ralph DE WIT

Carriage by Sea: Bill of Lading, General Theory

MAR

14-5-2019

10:00 – 11:30

Paul DE BAETS

Nautical Commission in the Antwerp Company Court

LB

14-5-2019

11:30 – 13:15

Jeroen WEYN

Maritime Surveys – Case Studies

LB

14-5-2019

14:00 – 16:30

Ralph DE WIT

Carriage by Sea: Bill of Lading, General Theory (cont’d)

MAR

15-5-2019

09:00 – 10:30

Ralph DE WIT

Carriage by Sea: Parties, Merchant Clause (cont’d)

MAR

15-5-2019

10:30 – 12:30

Ingrid VAN CLEMEN

Cargo Claims in Practice

MAR

15-5-2019

13:30 – 17:30

Ralph DE WIT

Merchant Clause. Container Demurrage and Detention

MAR

16-5-2019

09:00 – 12:30

Ralph DE WIT

Marine Insurance. Recent Case Law

MAR

16-5-2019

13:30 – 15:30

Kris BERNAUW

Legal Aspects of Self-Steering Vehicles

MAR

16-5-2019

15:30 – 17:30

Ralph DE WIT

Pre-Loading and Post-Discharge Periods

LB

17-5-2019

08:30 – 12:30

Carlo CORCIONE

1. Ship Finance

2. Third Parties in Carriage of Goods

LB

MAR

17-5-2019

13:30 – 17:30

Ralph DE WIT

Multimodal Carriage of Goods

LB

         

WEEK 2

       

21-5-2019

09:00 – 10:30

Ralph DE WIT

Chartering: The New Flamenco

MAR

21-5-2019

10:30 – 12:30

Ludo CAMI

Shipping Agent and AEO

LB

21-5-2019

13:30 – 17:30

Valeria MANGIAROTTI

Legal Aspects of Cruise Ship Operations

MAR

22-5-2019

09:00 – 10:30

Benoît GOEMANS

Judicial Sale of Ships

LB

22-5-2019

10:30 – 12:30

Jean-Pierre VANHOOFF

General Average

MAR

22-5-2019

13:30 – 17:30

Herman VERBIST

Arbitration in Belgian Law, with case studies

LB

23-5-2019

09:00 – 10:00

Ralph DE WIT

Some Aspects of Competition Law

LB

23-5-2019

10:00 – 12:00

Marc HUYBRECHTS

Maritime Freight Forwarding

LB

23-5-2019

13:30 – 15:30

Véronique BEECKX

Direct and indirect representation in customs procedures

LB

23-5-2019

15:30 – 17:30

Wim FRANSEN

Assistance and Salvage

MAR

24-5-2019

09:00 – 10:30

Pinar AKAN

Freight and Demurrage in Container Carriage

MAR

24-5-2019

10:30 – 12:30

Jef GORREBEECK

Aspects of Marine Insurance

MAR

24-5-2019

13:30 – 15:00

Pinar AKAN

Mediation in Carriage Contracts

LB

24-5-2019

15:00 – 17:00

Peter LAURIJSSEN

Chartering Practice

MAR

 

LIST OF SPEAKERS

 

Name

Function

Mr. Paul DE BAETS

Former Division President in the Court of Appeal at Antwerp (ret.)

Mr. André KEGELS

Attorney at Antwerp, Kegels & Co Advocaten (Law Offices)

Mr. Luc KEYZER

Attorney at Antwerp, Roosendaal Keyzer (Law Offices)

Capt. Jeroen WEYN

Specialist Surveyor in the Antwerp Nautical Commission

Mrs. Ingrid VAN CLEMEN

Attorney at Antwerp, Ambos Lawyers

Prof. Dr. Kris BERNAUW

Professor UG (Ghent University), attorney at Ghent

Dr. Carlo CORCIONE

Fratelli D’Amato Armatori

Prof. Dr. Pinar AKAN

Professor University of Marmara (Istanbul) (invited)

Mr. Ludo CAMI

Former Vice-President ACSA (Antwerp Consortium of Shipping Agents) (ret.)

Mrs. Valeria MANGIAROTTI

Autorità di Sistema portuale del Mare di Sardegna

MedCruise (Association of Mediterranean Cruise Ports)

Mr. Benoît GOEMANS

Attorney at Antwerp, Goemans De Scheemaecker & De Wit

Mr. Jean-Pierre VANHOOFF

Transport Claims Consultants Network cvba, Antwerp

Mrs. Véronique BEECKX

Attorney at Antwerp, Elegis Advocaten (Law Offices)

Dr. Herman VERBIST

Attorney at Ghent, Everest Attorneys, Arbitrator CEPANI

Mr. Marc HUYBRECHTS

Forward Belgium, Former President CLECAT

Mr. Wim FRANSEN

Attorney at Antwerp, Fransen Luyten (Law Offices)

Mr. Jef GORREBEECK

Van Breda Risk & Benefits (Insurance Brokers)

Mr. Peter LAURIJSSEN

CMB, Chief Legal Officer

Mr. Laurent DE SCHEEMAECKER

Attorney at Antwerp, Goemans De Scheemaecker & De Wit

Prof. Dr. Ralph DE WIT

AMA (Antwerp Maritime Academy), VUB (University of Brussels), UA (University of Antwerp), attorney at Antwerp, arbitrator CEPANI

 

 

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