CAMM- Annual General Meeting

Professional Development Conference
April 27-29, 2011

“The Master and the Burden of Regulations”
Hosted by the Baltimore / Washington, D.C. CAMM Chapter - Celebrating 20 years in December 2011

Keynote Speaker: Gala Dinner

Congressman Elijah E. Cummings

(D-MD) Senior Member on the Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation
In his role as Chairman of the Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation during the 111th Congress, Congressman Cummings oversaw the implementation of the U.S. Coast Guard’s budget. He also worked to increase diversity within the Service and the Coast Guard Academy and strengthen the acquisition management process to ensure that our taxpayer dollars are used effectively and efficiently.
House subcommittee on Coast Guard and Marine Transportation

Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Command Seminar Series #1
Sponsored by IFSMA and The Nautical Institute

Morning Session: The Challenges of Command in 2011
The Pace of Modern Technology: Will E-navigation change the Master’s authority?

  • Criminalization: How does USCG view this and how can Masters deal with this?

    • Piracy: Updates and advice from US African Command

      Afternoon Session: Maritime Resource Management
      • The Relationship Between the Shipmaster, Pilot and Harbor Authorities
      • Is Training Right for Today’s Command?
      • Discussion Panel

      CAMM Welcome Reception
      1900-2100 Memorabilia Room

      Thursday, April 28, 2011

      CAMM Professional Development Conference

      PDC Speakers*: *Subject to change
      • Rear Admiral James A. Watson USCG Deputy Commander, Atlantic Area and Defense Force East
      • Captain Mark P. O’Malley Commander, USCG Sector Baltimore
      • Captain Rodger MacDonald Secretary-General, IFSMA
      • Captain George Quick Vice-President, MM&P Pilot Membership Group
      • Captain Rob Jones NTSB Marine Investigator, CAMM Member #3290-R
      • Father Sinclair Oubre Apostleship of the Seas, CAMM Chaplain
      • Representatives from:
        Baltimore Maritime Exchange
      • Also Speaking:
        Active Ship Master
        Maritime Attorney

      Panel Discussion
      “The Master and the Burden of Regulations”

      Bridge Simulator Tour

      Evening Social
      The Rusty Scupper, Third Floor, Harbor Side, Baltimore

      Friday, April 29, 2011

      CAMM Annual General Meeting
      Officers’ Reports
    • Positions and Views Statements
    • Strategic Plan
    • New Business
      Gala Dinner

      Keynote Speaker

      Congressman Elijah E. Cummings(pictured), (D-MD) Senior Member on the Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation

      Lalonde Spirit of the Seas Award Presentation