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VMAA BCIT Award 2017

Each year for more than a decade, the Vancouver Maritime Arbitrators Association (VMAA) has recognized the hard work and effort of a single student graduating from the Nautical Sciences and Marine Engineering program, at the British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT). This year, the VMAA Award was presented to Deck Officer Ali Hassan. For more information about this year’s recipient, please visit our News section here.

VMAA Director Daryl Raibl presents the 2017 VMAA Award to BCIT Graduate, Cadet Ali Hassan

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SIGN UP FOR THE NEXT VMAA LUNCHEON SERIES SEMINAR ON JUNE 8, 2017!

Fill out and return this registration form to secure your seat!

Kindly RSVP to secretary@vmaa.org and CC alisha@cosbc.ca 

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VMAA & ICS JOINT LUNCHEON SEMINAR

The VMAA and the ICS Canada Branch teamed up to put on a joint Luncheon Seminar on May 8th, featuring John Bromley (Norton Rose Fulbright) and Gary Wharton (Bernard LLP). Stay turned for a recap in our News section.

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CANADA FORUM

VMAA and ICS Members were given the opportunity to participate in this coveted industry event on April 27th, sponsored by The Standard Club — read more here in our News section.

ARBITRATION MEDIATION AND RULES 

The VMAA recently updated its Arbitration and Mediation Rules to make them more responsive to the needs in the 21st century of the transportation community which trades in the carriage of goods to or from Canada and the businesses serving that community.

Click here to download the new rules.

“Advocating education and standards which foster reasoned and cost effective arbitrations, mediations and others forms of dispute resolution that will result in impartial and efficient solutions for parties involved in maritime disputes”

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