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2018 President's Invitation Lecture & DinnerPIL 2016

29 November 2018, at One Whitehall Place, London, UK 

The annual President’s Invitation Lecture is a major event in the Institution’s calendar, which aims to present important and topical maritime themes and issues by leading individuals in their sector of the maritime industry.

The Navigator Aurora - The World’s First Ethane Fuel Conversion

Presented by Paul Flaherty, Director, Fleet & Technical Operations, Navigator Gas.

Navigator Gas operates the world’s largest fleet of liquefied gas carriers. In his Lecture, Paul Flaherty will describe the technical and commercial challenges which the design, , conversion planning, implementation, commissioning and operation of the world’s first ethane fuel conversion presented.

The President will welcome guests for the drinks reception in the Reading and Writing Room from 7pm. The Lecture will take place in the Gladstone Library at 7:30, which will then be followed by dinner.

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The 2018 President's Invitation Lecture is sponsored by ABS



Reading and Writing Rooms at One Whitehall Place, 2 Whitehall Court, Whitehall, London, SW1A 2EJPIL 2016

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Individual tickets and corporate tables of 8 or 10 are available:

Individual Ticket - £87 (excl. VAT)

Corporate Table (8) - £696 (excl. VAT)

Corporate Table (10) - £870 (excl. VAT)PIL 2016


Please contact Catherine Staunton-Lambert for more information or to book places:

Tel: +44 (0)20 7235 4622



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