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Breakbulk Europe Education Day

We’re currently developing our Breakbulk Europe 2024 programme. In the meantime, browse our 2023 Education Day Programme


This edition of Breakbulk Europe’s Education Day will inform, inspire, and entice students about what Breakbulk and Project Cargo is, how it is handled, where the cargo often moves as well as the kind of opportunities that are available in the sector. Students will receive an overview of what the business is about, experience what the building of a project requires through a case study and receive top tips for success as well as interesting career advice from industry executives.

See how Port of Rotterdam and PortXL are supporting Breakbulk Education Day:

 

Day

Location

Themes

Registration

Thursday 08 June 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM Education Day

Education Day

Add to calendar 06/08/2023 09:00 06/08/2023 09:00 Registration Education Day Europe/London

MC for the day

Thursday 08 June 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM Education Day

Education Day

This year, Professor Margaret Kidd will be the Master of Ceremonies for Education Day

Add to calendar 06/08/2023 09:30 06/08/2023 09:30 MC for the day This year, Professor Margaret Kidd will be the Master of Ceremonies for Education Day Education Day Europe/London
Moderator

Margaret Kidd

Programme Director, Supply Chain Logistics, University of Houston

An Introduction to Breakbulk

Thursday 08 June 9:31 AM - 9:45 AM Education Day

Education Day

What is break bulk and project cargo? How does it differ from other types of cargo? A leading industry expert will give a general overview and shed light on the particulars of this industry.

Add to calendar 06/08/2023 09:31 06/08/2023 09:31 An Introduction to Breakbulk

What is break bulk and project cargo? How does it differ from other types of cargo? A leading industry expert will give a general overview and shed light on the particulars of this industry.

Education Day Europe/London
Speakers

Joost Eenhuizen

Business Manager Bulk Shipping & Offshore Industry, Port of Rotterdam

Breakbulk Project Case Study Workshop

Thursday 08 June 9:45 AM - 10:30 AM Education Day

Education Day

A break bulk project takes planning, cooperation, and successful execution to have a successful result. Guided by the presenter, session participants will be presented with a real-life breakbulk project and be asked to analyse the risks, identify the problems, and find solutions to understand what working in the industry looks like in practice.

Add to calendar 06/08/2023 09:45 06/08/2023 09:45 Breakbulk Project Case Study Workshop

A break bulk project takes planning, cooperation, and successful execution to have a successful result. Guided by the presenter, session participants will be presented with a real-life breakbulk project and be asked to analyse the risks, identify the problems, and find solutions to understand what working in the industry looks like in practice.

Education Day Europe/London
Speakers

Clarisse Francou

Head of Engineering & Projects Department, DAHER

François Genevey

ITER Director , DAHER

Student Networking Break

Thursday 08 June 10:30 AM - 10:45 AM Education Day

Education Day

Add to calendar 06/08/2023 10:30 06/08/2023 10:30 Student Networking Break Education Day Europe/London

Breakbulk Career Opportunities

Thursday 08 June 10:45 AM - 11:30 AM Education Day

Education Day

This session will bring various key stakeholders within the community together to show the amazing opportunities that are available, both at entry-level and further. Students will learn what opportunities are available to them, what it takes to be successful, and what a career in the industry can offer them, both in the short and long term.

Add to calendar 06/08/2023 10:45 06/08/2023 10:45 Breakbulk Career Opportunities

This session will bring various key stakeholders within the community together to show the amazing opportunities that are available, both at entry-level and further. Students will learn what opportunities are available to them, what it takes to be successful, and what a career in the industry can offer them, both in the short and long term.

Education Day Europe/London
Moderator

Susan Oatway

Research Analyst, Breakbulk and Project Cargo, Journal of Commerce, S&P Global

Speakers

Diana Kaufmann

President | Central Europe | Global Risk Management and HR Development, deugro

Eszter Ilyes

Global Tender Manager, Kuehne + Nagel

Skills Profiles

Thursday 08 June 11:30 AM - 12:05 PM Education Day

Education Day

The project cargo industry involves a plethora of roles that each suit a variety of skillsets and personalities. To assist students in making the best choices, our speaker will assess a range of profiles and the roles that best suit them.

Add to calendar 06/08/2023 11:30 06/08/2023 11:30 Skills Profiles

The project cargo industry involves a plethora of roles that each suit a variety of skillsets and personalities. To assist students in making the best choices, our speaker will assess a range of profiles and the roles that best suit them.

Education Day Europe/London
Speakers

Richard Long

Senior Recruitment Consultant - Shipping, Maritime & Logistics, Helm Specialist Recruitment

Student Success Stories

Thursday 08 June 12:05 PM - 12:45 PM Education Day

Education Day

Hear from students who have recently graduated and joined the workforce to learn about their experience to date and top tips for success when starting out.

Add to calendar 06/08/2023 12:05 06/08/2023 12:05 Student Success Stories

Hear from students who have recently graduated and joined the workforce to learn about their experience to date and top tips for success when starting out.

Education Day Europe/London
Moderator

Tomas van der Maarel

Business Development, Broekman Logistics; Jong Haventalent 2023

Speakers

Bjorg Sandvik Cuadrado

Junior Vessel Operator, Viterra

Kubilay Cetinkil

Project Logistics Customer Excellence Specialist, Kuehne + Nagel

Student Networking Break

Thursday 08 June 12:45 PM - 1:30 PM Education Day

Education Day

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Industry Meet & Greet

Thursday 08 June 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Breakbulk Futures

Education Day

This is an opportunity to have a closer discussions with professionals from different sectors within the industry.

Add to calendar 06/08/2023 13:30 06/08/2023 13:30 Industry Meet & Greet This is an opportunity to have a closer discussions with professionals from different sectors within the industry. Breakbulk Futures Europe/London
Speakers

Alessa Rickmers

Global HR Business Partner, Project Logistics, Kuehne + Nagel

Alexander Christiansen

SAIL Apprentice, Ocean Network Express (ONE)

Student Show Floor Tour

Thursday 08 June 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM Education Day

Education Day

This will be an opportunity for students to tour the show floor and meet exhibitors.

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