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Outlook for fuels and technology in view of reduced GHG emissions from shipping – The role of IACS towards IMO’s 2030/2050 targets

February 19 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am

IACS, the International Association of Classification Societies, has the pleasure to invite you to a workshop on:

 

Outlook for fuels and technology in view of reduced GHG emissions from shipping

– The role of IACS towards IMO’s 2030/2050 targets

 

AGENDA

Introduction and Scene-setting

• Mr Robert Ashdown, IACS Secretary General: The Role of IACS towards IMO’s 2030/2050 targets

• MEP Tonino Picula, Chairman of the European Parliament Intergroup on Seas, Rivers, Islands and Coastal Areas: Short welcome address on behalf of the European Parliament

• Laurence Graff, Head of Unit International Carbon Market, Aviation and Maritime, European Commission DG CLIMA: EU regulator’s perspective

• Mr Edmund Hughes, Director, Green Marine Associates, former Head Air Pollution and Energy Efficiency in the Marine Environment Division, IMO: The IMO perspective

• Mr Charles (Bud) Darr, Executive Vice President, Maritime Policy and Government Affairs, MSC: How a large shipping company approaches the issue of decarbonisation

 

Presentations

• IACS’ work towards decarbonization of maritime transport

• Mr Tore Longva, Principal Consultant, Regulatory Affairs, DNVGL: Alternative fuels and their contribution to cutting ships’ emissions

• Mr Sebastiaan Bleuanus, General Manager Research Coordination and Funding, Wärtsilä: Short- and medium-term technologies for alternative propulsion in maritime transport

• Mr Zhan Zhihu, Technical Manager of CCS Athens Branch Office: Looking into the future – longer-term solutions towards zero-emissions ships

 

Panel Discussion

• Mr Wilfried Lemmens, Secretary General of the Royal Belgian Shipowners Association and MIDC (Maritime Industries Decarbonisation Council)

• Mr Tore Longva, Principal Consultant, Regulatory Affairs, DNVGL

• Mr Zhan Zhihu, Technical Manager of CCS Athens Branch Office

• Mr Sebastiaan Bleuanus, General Manager Research Coordination and Funding, Wärtsilä

• Moderated by Robert Ashdown, IACS Secretary General

 

Details

Date:
February 19
Time:
9:00 am - 10:30 am
Event Category:

Organiser

IACS
Phone:
0485147228
Email:
astridgrunert@iacs.org.uk
Website:
www.iacs.org.uk

Other

Ticket kind
FREE
Number of attendees
60
Target audience
(EU) regulators, Member States, industry, NGOs

Venue

The Hotel. BRUSSELS
Boulevard de Waterloo 38
Brussels, 1000 Belgium
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Phone:
+ 32 2 504 11 11
Website:
https://www.thehotel-brussels.be/en/home.html

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