Managing the risks of ballast water treatment technology - lunchtime discussion hosted by LR

Date 18/03/2015 - 18/03/2015
City London
Venue Lloyd's Register, 71 Fenchurch Street

With the IMO’s Ballast Water Management Convention drawing closer to ratification and the USCG Regulations already in place, the maritime industry is faced with the prospect of installing and operating new technology on a wide scale and with significant costs. This panel discussion invites industry participants to share their insights and experiences regarding ballast water treatment technologies, the risks involved and how they can be managed. Attendees will have the opportunity to participate in the discussion and address their questions to the panellists.

Panel participants

  • Alex Benton – Lead Environment & Sustainability Consultant, Lloyd’s Register
  • Anna Ziou – Policy Advisor,  UK Chamber of Shipping
  • Stephen Westerling Greer – Global Business Manager, Alfa Laval PureBallast

  • 1000-1030: Arrival and Refreshments (Tea, Coffee & Biscuits)
  • 1030-1040: LR opening speech
  • 1040-1115: Short introduction by each panellist
  • 1115-1200: Panel discussion
  • 1200-1300: Networking Lunch
Please note: Seating is limited so please RSVP as soon as possible by email to Jennifer Clarke at