14 - 16 December 2020

Virtual Event

Curated Conversations

Discover on Demand During the Event

Available only during Seatrade Maritime Middle East Virtual, our Curated Content agenda features three exciting on-demand channels for you to discover.



Learning From Leaders


What's On?

Learning From Leaders is an on-demand podcast series. Each episode features a prominant industry leader representing different sectors of the maritime industry, where they will be discussing what challenges they face currently, how they’ve responded to the eventful year of 2020 and what the future looks like for their business and sector.

Further conversations will be announced soon.

Featured Leader

Christopher J. Wiernicki
Chairman, President & CEO, ABS

Interviewed by Bob Jaques, Editor, Seatrade Maritime Review

Featured Leader

David Galea
Vice President – Legal, International Maritime Industries (IMI)

Interviewed by Vanessa Welch, Senior Manager – Business Development, EMAC

Featured Leader

René Kofod-Olsen
Chief Executive Officer, V.Group

Featured Leader

Michael Parker
Chairman, Global Shipping, Logistics and Offshore - Citigroup

Featured Leader

Farooq Shaikh
Chief Executive Officier, Logipoint 



Seatrade Maritime Masterclasses


What's On?

Seatrade Maritime Masterclasses is an on-demand mentorship programme featuring a series of video and audio interviews with industry leaders.

Each leader will talk about their career journey to date; what decisions they’ve made along the way that have altered their path; mistakes they’ve learnt from and advice for professionals looking for ways to progress their own careers.

Further conversations will be announced soon.

Featured Leader

Jasamin Fichte
Managing Partner, Fichte & Co

Featured Leader

Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou
President, WISTA International
Joint Chief Executive Officer, Tototheo Maritime

Featured Leader

Capt Ali Shehab Ahmad
Acting Chief Executive Officer and Deputy Chief Executive Fleet Operations - Kuwait Oil Tanker Company (KOTC)

Featured Leader

Captain Gamal Fekry
Managing Director & Owner, MC Ship Management 

Featured Leader

Dr Noura Al Dhaheri
Head of Digital Cluster, Abu Dhabi Ports and Chief Executive Officer, Maqta Gateway, Abu Dhabi Ports

Featured Leader

Fazel A. Fazelbhoy
Chief Executive Officer, Synergy Offshore



On Demand:
Awards Winners


What's On?

Following the online presentation of this year's Seatrade Maritime Awards recipients on Monday 14th December, the winners and judges from 2020 will feature in a series of interviews and Q&A sessions.

You’ll find out more about winners’ initiatives directly from them, learn more about the judging procedure and uncover the benefits of being part of the region’s premiere reward and recognition scheme.