Green Ship Technology Conference

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Date 22/03/2017 - 24/03/2017
Country Denmark
City Copenhagen
Venue Radisson Blu Scandinavia Hotel
Link GST website

Green Ship Technology conference is one of the leading environmental shipping events in the industry calendar. This year, the event will cover hot topics including updates from MEPC70, BWM convention spotlight, emerging technologies and innovations in green ship design. It is co-located with Shipping2030 event, as well as the GST & Shipping2030 Awards.

AnnaAnna Apostolopoulou, Poseidon Med II Project Manager on behalf of LR, will be speaking in a panel discussion on the topic: 'How can we accelerate the use of LNG as ship’s fuel?' The session takes place at 11:20 on 22 March, she will be discussing this issue with a focus on the Eastern Mediterranean region, relevant developments and trends. She will be explaining the Poseidon Med II Project, its targets and deliverables, and how LR contributes to greener matters, alternative fuels and LNG technology and initiatives.

SahanSahan Abeysekara, Lead Specialist, Engineering Systems will be presenting 'Revisions of the Guidelines (G8): what impact it has made to the industry?' at 12:00 on 22 March. In this presentation, Sahan will talk about IMO's much awaited revision of G8 Guidelines, Guidelines for the Type Approval of BWMS. What are the new requirements? Has this satisfied the concerns raised by the industry? Why it is difficult? Are we at the end of the tunnel?

PanosPanayiotis Mitrou, Technology and Innovation Manager, Business Development will be presenting 'Introducing Electric Bunkering Infrastructure: The ELEMED Project' at 12:15 on 23 March. His presentation will be focusing on regulatory and policy challenges ahead; technology uptake as a key to sustainable growth; tools and opportunities  to support this, making feasibility happen; initiatives undertaken in the EastMed basin; and the ELEMED project as a driver forward.