Breakbulk Americas Call for Papers

Submit your paper now to be reviewed by the Breakbulk Americas Advisory Board

We are delighted to announce the first call for papers for Breakbulk Americas 2022 is now open! We are so excited to be back in Houston this September to reignite those all-important conversations and information-sharing opportunities.
Breakbulk Americas is the region’s largest event for the project cargo and breakbulk industry and will welcome back global sector leaders, as well many newcomers, to spark conversations and capitalize on the benefits of being at the forefront of our industry's recovery. Breakbulk Americas really is the place to be in September 2022!
To ensure the content at our events is of the highest standard and informed by the industry, for the industry, Breakbulk Americas continues to work with our esteemed Advisory Board, which features some new faces for 2022! Our Advisory Board consists of well-respected and highly knowledgeable individuals who provide valuable insight and advice, supporting the ongoing development and growth of Breakbulk global events. Our aim is to have representation from across the supply chain on our boards, which we feel is key to covering the breadth and depth of issues and opportunities facing the industry. 

Our current Breakbulk Americas Advisory Board members are:
  • John Amos, Consultant, Amos Logistics 
  • Dennis Devlin, Senior Director – Special Project Logistics, North America, Maersk 
  • Leandro Brusque, Supply Chain Manager – Subsea Construction, Ocyan Oil & Gas 
  • Marco Poisler, COO – Global Energy & Capital Projects, UTC Overseas 
  • Dominic Sun, Director – Trade Development, Port Houston 
  • Stephen Spoljaric, Corporate Manager of Global Logistics, Bechtel Corporation
  • Phillip Brown, Vice President – Projects, SAL-Heavylift Inc. 
  • Ed Bastian, Global Sales Director, BBC Chartering USA 
  • Jessica Brown, Senior Tender Manager, deugro 
  • Jake Swanson, Regional Vice President – Americas Operations, DHL Industrial Projects 
  • Mac Bruton, Vice President – Business Development, Intermarine 
  • Payne Fischer, Global Director – Projects, DSV 
  • Gregg Keyes, Director – Project Management Office, BNSF Logistics 
You are now invited to submit one or two original papers for this conference for acceptance by the Advisory Board panel. Acceptance criteria will be on relevance and innovation, and we welcome real life case studies.
Call for Paper Topics
Innovation and Digitization 
Sustainability Across the Supply Chain 
Exceptional Project Case Studies 
Energy Transition 
Marine Fuel 
Renewables/Offshore Wind 
Next Generation 
Supply Chain Collaboration 
Project and Market Outlook 

At this stage, the only requirements are a working title, subject area, and brief description of the proposed content (typically a 200-word abstract). To meet the conference-planning timetable and to ensure submission to the Advisory Board, please submit your proposal by Friday 15th July 2022 to
Email your Abstract