The risks to Ports, Shipping & Logistics from climate change are increasing. Joining the Keynote Panel to discuss these risks is CEO of Solomon Islands Ports Authority and Vice President for the Asia, South East and Oceania Region of IAPH, Eranda Kotelawala.

This keynote panel taking place on Wednesday 15th February 2023 will discuss options available to combat risks from ports, shippers, and companies across the maritime industry. It is crucial that all port authorities, environmental managers, shipping lines and energy managers attend this session to have their say and pose questions.

Eranda Kotelawala was appointed Chief Executive Officer of Solomon Islands Ports Authority in February 2017 and was elected Vice President for the Asia, South East and Oceania Region, IAPH in 2022. Eranda brings 23 years of management experience predominantly in shipping and several other industries in in Sri Lanka, United Kingdom, South Africa, Sultanate of Oman, and Singapore.

Other panellists confirmed include:

  • Craig Carmody, CEO, Port of Newcastle
  • My Therese Blank, Head of Oceania Export Market, Regional Ocean Management, A.P. Moller, Maersk
  • Rodney Begley, Acting CEO, PNG Ports (Papua New Guinea)

Book today and benefit from 15% early bird discount by the deadline of 14th January to save on delegate bookings. For more information contact the team on +44 1329 825335 or email