Master Mariners of Canada

2008 Seminar Presentations

Seminar Presentations
for
Company of Master Mariners of Canada Newfoundland & Labrador Division
Thursday October 2, 2008
Seminar

 

Maritime Human Resource Solutions

 

Keynote Speaker

 

Ian Giddings, Technical Advisor, International Marine Contractors Association:

The Skills Shortage from the Marine Contractors Perspective

 

Regulations and the Seafarer

 

Capt. Narendra Mathur, Manager, Transport Canada, Marine Safety, Prairie and Northern Region, Canada.

Canada’s New Marine Personnel Regulations and Foreign License Reciprocity Arrangements

 

Capt. Duke Snider, Principal Consultant, Martech Polar Consulting Limited.

Arctic Crew Requirements and Mariner Skill Sets

 

Recruitment and Retention of Seafarers

 

Dr. Stephan Cahoon, Head of the Department of Maritime and Logistics Management, Australian Maritime College.

Marketing an Invisible Industry: Multi-Level Strategies to Attract and Retain Seafarers

 


Nancy Carter, PhD Candidate, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto

Getting Logical About Human Resource Management

 

John Conners, Executive Manager, Compass.

In the Same Boat, Implementing a Marine Careers Promotion Strategy

 

Government Incentives

 


David Hayward, Canada Revenue Agency

Overseas Employment Tax Credit

 

Pamela Toope, Senior Advisor, Human Resources, NL Government.

Strategies in Recruitment and Retention

 

Physical & Mental Impacts of Seafaring

 

Joseph Spears, Horseshoe Bay Marine Group

Safety of Life at Sea, The Human Element, Medical Examination of Seafarers, A Legislative Risk Management Approach, The Canadian Approach

 

Marcel LaRoche, Lloyd’d Register North America Inc.

The Human Element of Ship Design

 

Fr. Sinclar Qubre, Diocesan Director, Apostleship of the Sea of the USA

Seafarer Welfare, The Impacts on Seafaring

 

Dr. Stephan Cahoon, Head of the Department of Maritime and Logistics Management, Australian Maritime College.

Cahoon, S, and Haugstetter, H. (2008) Shipping, shortages and Generation Y’, 8th International Conference on Maritime Training, Communication and Technology MARTECH), Singapore, 13-14 October, 9 pages.

 

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