«Russian Maritime Days 2021»

International conference

26 August 2021
St. Petersburg, Russia
Good afternoon!
We invite you to Russian Maritime Days – new Russian platform for communication between the maritime business leaders: shipowners, charterers, freight brokers, freight forwarders and marine agents, traders, bunkering and stevedoring companies’ representatives, surveyors, insurers, bankers, and marine lawyers.

On the 26th of August in “Renaissance Saint-Petersburg Baltic” hotel the conference devoted to different transport and logistics business issues will take place. After the conference it will be a St. Petersburg Shipping Dinner – informal evening reception on the boat with stunning views of the Neva River and Saint-Petersburg.

Second annual Russian Maritime Days forum is an event where delegates share their experience and find new business partners. Participation in forum will provide an opportunity to get a unique practical information, listen to experts’ and leading analysts’ opinions. We expect 150+ delegates.

What awaits you:

  • A unique boat trip along the Neva River in the company of industry professionals with spectacular views of the main Saint-Petersburg attractions;
  • Informal communication with the maritime and river business representatives and cargo owners;
  • Live jazz music;
  • Author's menu from Saint-Petersburg chefs.
In 2019 Russian Maritime Days gathered in Saint-Petersburg maritime industry representatives and cargo owners from 7 countries. Among the participating companies: SUEK, Sibanthracite, Ruschemtrade, GAC Shipping SA (Greece), Prime Shipping, North-West Shipping Company, Ships&People, Nevsky Shipyard, Korsakov Commercial Sea Port, Novaport Agency, Marinex-ITS, Economu Shipping, Cotecna Inspection, PCC Trade & Services GmbH and many others.

Russian Maritime Days confidently becomes in one row with similar already traditional events in Hamburg, Istanbul, Genoa, Odessa, and Riga.

We invite you to take part in new maritime tradition - meet annually in Saint-Petersburg at Russian Maritime Days!


09:00 – 10:00 Participants registration

10:00 – 11:15 Session I. Russian shipping actual problems

  • CNIIMF report
  • Russian shipping companies’ orders portfolio changes analysis. Results of 2020.
  • Buyanov Alexander, deputy CEO
  • Shipping markets current state overview
  • Dolgikh Evgeniy, CEO
  • Sea Lines Ltd report
  • Azov-Black Sea region freight rates in 2021 review
  • Titov Artem, freight manager

Panel discussion: Working under the Russian flag experience
Following companies are invited for the discussion: Crystal Alliance shipping lines, P&O Maritime Logistic, Pola Rise

11:15 – 11:45 Coffee-break

11:45 – 13:00 Session II. Crystal Alliance shipping lines, P&O Maritime Logistic, Pola Rise.

  • FESCO report
  • Development of Asia-Europe transit through Russia. Is there a place for the Baltic route?
  • Remizov Georgiy, Saint-Petersburg branch director
  • «Morstroytechnology» report
  • Why cargo owners choose ports of the Baltic States and Finland?
  • Golovizin Alexander, logistics and analytics direction directo
  • «Hermes» Association report
  • Why forwarder choose Baltic route? How to switch container cargo flows to Russian ports?
  • Tobin Stanislav, head of transport committee

Panel discussion: Baltic and Finnish transit, what are the advantages?

13:00 – 14:30 Lunch

14:30 – 15:45 Session III. Russian internal water transport

  • «Morstroytechnology» report
  • Russian river ports - trends and prospects
  • Gopkalo Olga, chief specialist
  • P&O Maritime Solutions report
  • Trends in the development of the project sea cargo transportation market. Innovative MCV-type vessels application
  • Ostroukhov Artem, freight manager
  • Transportations in the Arctic by domestic fleet vessels
  • Barskov Egor, head of department
  • Federal State Educational Institution of Higher Education "Admiral Makarov State University of Maritime and Inland Shipping" report
  • Problems of container transportation in the Arctic zone of the Russian Federation
  • Kirichenko Alexander, director

15:45 – 16:15 Coffee-break

16:15 – 17:15 Session IV.

  • GLOGOS report
  • The freight market in the realities of the "post-covid" world
  • Grinevich Konstantin, CEO
  • CNIIMF report
  • Prospects for the use of methanol and ethanol as fuel on ships
  • Leonova Olga, design engineer of the new types of vessels department
  • «REMEDY» law firm report
  • One ship is a lot of problems for shipping. “Ever Given” and its consequences
  • Kosmachevsky Nikita, senior lawyer
  • The state of marine insurance and reinsurance in Russia
  • Minin Nikita, CEO

17:15 – 17:30 Summing up the results

18:00 – 21:00 St. Petersburg Shipping Dinner

– evening reception on board the ship for informal contacts establishing ship departure and arrival:
"Admiralty" /Admiralteiskaya embankment, 8/
* Preliminary program. Changes are possible.

Participants Conferences

  • Silantiev Andrey, head of the project solutions and multimodal transportation group
  • Alfa-Bank
  • Pertsev Ivan, chief client manager
  • AlfaInsurance
  • Dominova Dina, deputy head of the ship insurance department, marine insurance department
  • Kuzmichev Andrey, head of marine insurance department
  • Asstra Rus
  • Lokhovinin Egor, heavy lift division
  • AV Shipbrokers
  • Vlasov Arutr, director
  • AzovBaltTrans
  • Bryantseva Emma, freight manager
  • Baltic Mercur
  • Rybakov Yuri, ARRC LINE general agent
  • Buyanov Alexander, deputy CEO
  • Leonova Olga, design engineer
  • CMS Shipping
  • Postnov Dmitriy, CEO
  • Kosyanenko Denis, head of business development department
  • DHL Global Forwarding
  • Ryleva Tatiana, head of industrial projects department
  • ESI Logistics and Trade
  • Tretiakova Irina, CEO
  • Sadchikova Svetlana, head of project transportations department
  • FESCO Integrated Transport
  • Remizov Georgy, Saint-Petersburg branch director
  • Gazpromneft Marine Bunker
  • Gorodetskiy Mikhail, head of North-West department
  • GEFCO Russia
  • Epifanova Lilia, 4PL & IPC manager
  • Glogos Project
  • Grinevich Konstantin, CEO
  • GRS Marine
  • Viljanski Pavel, chartering department
  • «Hermes» association
  • Tobin Stanislav, head of transport committee
  • IBT Bunkering & Trading
  • Mark Vais, commercial partner
  • Ingria Shipping
  • Sergeev Sergey, CEO
  • Inmarin
  • Maslov Kirill, managing partner
  • Institute of International Transport Management
  • Kirichenko Alexander, director
  • Dolgikh Evgeniy, CEO
  • Marine Shipsale Services
  • Shirkevich kirill, broker
  • Marine Services Group
  • Rogach Konstantin, partner
  • Maringos Elena, marine insurance director
  • Kovalev Stanislav, head of cargo insurance department
  • Marinerus
  • Zaitsev Alexey, CEO
  • Zhizhin Nikolay, head of project department
  • Zaitsev Herman, head of logistics department
  • Max Marine
  • Shimchenko Maxim, founder, CEO
  • M Kran
  • Naumov Alexander, commercial director
  • Morstroytechnology
  • Goloviznin Alexander, head of logistics and analytics direction
  • Gopkalo Olga, leading specialist
  • Morwenna
  • Baranov Alexander, commercial director
  • Ragimov Yuri, deputy head of the cmmercial fleet operation department
  • MT-Group
  • Kalenchits Dmitriy, separate Shipping department director
  • Serbin Sergey, head of freight department
  • Minin Nikita, CEO
  • NaftaTrans
  • Kiryushova Anastasia, managing director
  • Novolipetsk Metallurgical Plant
  • Esakov Nikita, external logistics department head of direction
  • Kaidanovich Frants, external logistics department chief specialist
  • Krasnikova Natalia, chief specialist
  • Novorossiysk Port Terminal
  • Bokaty Valentin, executive director
  • Norilsk Nickel
  • Viskunov Andrey, Murmansk transport branch director
  • Laktionov Vadim, deputy director, head of shipping department
  • Oboronlogistics
  • Barskov Egor, head of department
  • OLS
  • Kirillov Denis, CEO
  • Panatrans
  • Zavertnev Andrey, CEO
  • Pfaff Logistik Rus
  • Minkova Ksenia, CEO
  • Polar Trans
  • Krivonovsov Andrey, deputy CEO
  • P&O Maritime Logistics
  • Ostroukhov Artem, chartering manager
  • Krutin Nikita, chartering
  • Lykasova Ekaterina, head of project division
  • Rainbow Logistic
  • Terekh Dmitriy, leading specialist
  • REMEDY law firm
  • Kosmachevsky Nikita, senior lawyer
  • RIF Trade House
  • Zhmenya Alexey, head of separate branch
  • Russian Shipping Maritime Register
  • Modanov Andrey, marketing and information policy department chief specialist
  • Koveza Anatoly, CEO advisor
  • Mikailov Denis, head of department
  • Severstal Lifting Technologies
  • Gurenenko Alexey, commercial director
  • Seagull Shipping
  • Filatova Maria, CEO
  • Sea Lines Ltd
  • Titov Artem, chartering manager
  • Ships and People
  • Mokhov Dmitry, chief expert
  • Shipchart
  • Berezin Dmitry, deputy director
  • TIS Group
  • Grechukhina Ekaterina, deputy CEO
  • Trans-Group Spb
  • Shanin Alexander, director
  • Trans-Logic Trust
  • Panyushkin Alexander, CEO advisor
  • United Shipping Company / Shipmar
  • Batin Andrey, CEO
  • Ulusoy Sealines Management S.A.
  • Sorochenkov Roman, chartering manager
  • Varamar GMBH
  • Zazybova Veronika
  • Volga Shipping Company
  • Guts Alexander, head of marine fleet freight department
  • Volgo-Baltic Logistic
  • Goldin Evgeniy, CEO
  • Zubakov Vitaly, deputy CEO
  • Wurth North-West
  • Markovets Yuri, head of direction

Place of holding

Renaissance St. Petersburg Baltic Hotel


The five-star “Renaissance Saint-Petersburg Baltic” hotel is in the heart of Saint-Petersburg - next to St. Isaac's Cathedral and the Hermitage, less than a 10-minute walk from Nevsky Prospekt. With its excellent location, luxuriously furnished rooms and top-class service, the “Renaissance Saint-Petersburg Baltic” hotel is the perfect place for travelers whether they are on a business trip or on vacation.