A distinguished panel of experts representing the various stakeholders in the bulk shipping trade will be contributing to the discussion.

Some of the speakers include :

•      Dr. Shaaban Mwinjaka, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Transport, United Republic of Tanzania (Confirming)
•      Hebel Mhanga, Director of Operations, Tanzania Port Authority
•      Elias Mwenyo, Manager, Sales & Services, Namibia Port Authority (Confirming)
•      Major (Rtd) Mohamed D. Morowa, Head of Security Services, Kenya Ports Authority, Mombasa
•      Christopher Borha, Head Analyst, C. A. BORHA; Former General Manager, Nigeria Ports Authority; Member Ministerial Project Development and Steering Committee of Ibom Deep Sea Port, Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria
•      Ashish Lakhotia, Global Head - Fertilizers, Export Trading Group
•      Peter Borup, President, Lauritzen Bulkers (Confirming)
•      Clive Smith, Project Manager, Logistics Hub, WBCG
•      Taara Shaanika, CEO, Namibia Chamber of Commerce and Industry (NCCI)
•      Dr. Mbette Mshindo Msolla, Country Manager-Tanzania, African Fertilizer and Agribusiness Partnership (AFAP)
•      Mohamed Ngaula, Managing Director, Mohamedngaula Agrovet & Co
•      Mahamud Mabuyu, National Logistics Officer, UN World Food Programme - Tanzania
•      Deogratias Mbona, Executive Director, International Business and Trade Tanzania Initiative (IBUTTI)
•      Salah Tawfik, CEO, Medsofts
•      Xavier Prevost, Senior Coal Analyst, XMP
•      Farid Mohamed, Managing Director, Lion's Head Global Partner
•      Saidi Amiri, Manager, PPP, Tanzania Investment Center (Confirming)
•      Coy Buckley, CEO, Equity for Tanzania (Confirming)