IOPC Funds’ Director, Gaute Sivertsen, and Claims Manager, Mark Homan, attended the 10th International Conference of Maritime Law from 26–28 May 2022, in Piraeus, Greece.
Organised by the Piraeus Bar Association, the conference, which has been running for 28 years, aims to provide an opportunity for academics, practitioners and experts to network and exchange ideas at an international level. Mr Sivertsen joined a full programme of speakers and delivered a presentation on the future challenges facing the international liability and compensation regime.
Mr Sivertsen and Mr Homan also took the opportunity to meet with the Minister of Maritime and Insular Policy, Mr Giannis Plakiotakis, and other key Government officials during their visit to Piraeus. Mr Homan also met with the 1992 Fund’s lawyers and experts in connection with the Agia Zoni II incident.