GREENPORT CRUISE & CONGRESS PROVISIONAL CONFERENCE PROGRAMME

Green Solutions for Sustainable Ports by 2030

Please see below the programme for GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2022, hosted by the Port of Zeebrugge.

View the programme as a PDF here

Places at GreenPort Congress included two day conference attendance, with the choice to attend the cruise stream or the congress stream on day one, a place at the welcome reception, a place at the conference dinner, lunch and refreshments throughout, full documentation in electronic format and a place on the Port Tour.

For further information about GreenPort Cruise Conference and GreenPort Congress, email congress@greenport.com or call the Events team on +44 1329 825335.

DAY ONE - CRUISE & CONGRESS, TUESDAY, 18 OCTOBER 2022

08:00Coffee & Registration 

08:30

Welcome by Chairman/Moderator – Dr Christopher Wooldridge

08:40

Welcome Address by Port of Zeebrugge

   
 

Keynote Address

09:00-10:00

 

Isabelle Ryckbost, Secretary General, European Sea Port Organisation

Decarbonization - A Ship Operator’s perspective

Capt Sameer Bhatnagar, Sr Decarbonisation Integration Manager - Decarb Business Development & Innovation, A.P. Moller - Maersk

10:00

Question & Answer with Presenters and special guests

10:25

Coffee & Networking

 

Session 1: Fuel & energy provision for shipping & cruising

10:55

Challenges and chances of ’green’ fuels.

Malte Siegert, NABU Hamburg

11:10

Multi Fuel Port

Port of Zeebrugge/Port of Antwerp

11:25

Baltic ports for climate

Bogdan Oldakowski, Secretary General, Baltic Ports Organization

12:15

Lunch & Networking

Session 2: Cruise Stream
 

What’s next for the cruise industry – taking a look at the latest in sustainable cruise ships

13:35

New future low-carbon fuels.

Linden Coppell, Director of Sustainability, MSC Cruises

13:50

A zero-emissions luxury cruise line in the making

Rolf Andre Sandvik, CEO, Northern Xplorer

14:40

Question & Answer Session

More speakers to be announced

15:00

Coffee & Networking

Session 2: Congress Stream
 

Green Corridors - A pathway to net zero

13:35

Port energy supply for green shipping corridors

Charles Haskell, Maritime Decarbonisation Hub Program Manager, Lloyd’s Register & ARUP

14:40

Question & Answer Session

More speakers to be announced

15:00

Coffee & Networking

Session 3: Cruise Stream
 

Sustainable cruise projects in aid of being carbon neutral by 2050

15:30-16:30

Onshore Power Supply for cruise vessels

Port of Zeebrugge

16:30

Question & Answer Session

More speakers to be announced

Session 3: Congress Stream
 

Achieving and demonstrating Sustainable Development in the port sector

15:30-16:30

Workshop Facilitator: Dr Christopher Wooldridge

Sustainability’ and ‘Sustainable Development’ are key topics that are mentioned in the daily, mantra of political, social and commercial organizations. This Workshop is designed to assist representatives from ports to contribute comments and opinions on the 4 pillars of Sustainability

16:30

Question & Answer Session

More speakers to be announced

 Session 4: Powering ships in port - On-shore power supply panel discussion

16:50 – 17:30

A panel discussion focusing on the Alternative Fuels Infrastructure Regulation and FuelEU Maritime aspect of ports & shipping having to have shore power facilities installed by 2030. Featuring Martin Kroger, Managing Director, VDR & Valter Selén, Senior Policy Advisor Sustainable Development, Cruise and Ferry Network, EcoPorts Coordinator - ESPO. More panellists to be announced

17:30

Conference Close

19:00

Conference Dinner 

DAY TWO - CONGRESS, THURSDAY, 19 OCTOBER 2022

08:20Coffee & Registration

09:00

Opening by Chairman/Moderator – Dr Christopher Wooldridge

09:10 -09:55

Keynote Address

Ms. Lamia Kerdjoudj-Belkaid, Secretary General, Federation of European Private Port Companies and Terminals

ESPO Environmental Report.

Valter Selén, Senior Policy Advisor Sustainable Development, Cruise and Ferry Network, EcoPorts Coordinator - ESPO

09:55

Question & Answer with Presenters

10:20

Coffee & Networking

 

Session 5: Monitoring - How ports can monitor their emissions

10:50

Biodiversity and Environmental monitoring at the Port of Dover

Megan Turner, Environment and Sustainability Manager, Port of Dover

11:05

emiTr – emission tracking software for ports and harbours

Paul Martin, Director of Maritime, AqualisBraemar LOC

11:20

Port of Zeebrugge/Port of Antwerp

11:35

Question & Answer Session

12:00

Lunch & Networking

 

Session 6: Ports/Terminals: Transitioning to Clean Fuels – The key Steps

13:30

PWRSwäp De-risks Decarbonization Actions for Marine Industry

Brent Perry, CEO, Shift Clean Energy

13:45

Operational impact of electric cargo handling equipment

Mette Kjems Baerentzen, Product Portfolio Manager, Kalmar

14:00

Port of Zeebrugge/Port of Antwerp

14:30

Question & Answer Session

14:50

Coffee & Networking

 Session 7 Steam 1: Ports and AI - How digitalisation can be used for further improvement

15:20

Ali Nicholl, Head of Communication and Engagement, IOTICS

15:35

Port of Zeebrugge/Port of Antwerp

16:20

Question & Answer Session

More speakers to be announced

 Session 7 Stream 2: Sustainable Partnerships

15:20

‘We’re all in this together’ – collaborating to deliver sustainable development of port operations.

Christopher Wooldridge, Honorary Research Fellow - Cardiff University

Herman Journée, Chairman, ECO Sustainable Logistic Chain Foundation

15:35

Port of Zeebrugge/Port of Antwerp

16:20

Question & Answer Session

More speakers to be announced

CONFERENCE FEE

Cost per delegate (standard rate)

Cruise - One Day event - €1045

Cruise & Congress - €2050

10% discount for members of official supporters.

 

BOOKING ONLINE

Book online here or complete and fax the booking form to +44 1329 550192.

On receipt of your registration, you will be sent confirmation of your delegate place.

FEE INCLUDES

Cruise Fee Includes

Conference attendance on 18th,

Full documentation,

Lunch & refreshments,

Place at the welcome reception on 17th and place at conference dinner on 18th.

 

Congress Fee Includes

Conference attendance on 18th-19th

Full documentation,

Lunch & refreshments,

Place at the welcome reception on 17th,

Conference dinner on 18th,

Place on the port tour on 20th

CONTACT US

For further information on exhibiting, sponsoring, or attending the conference, contact the Events team on: +44 1329 825335 or congress@greenport.com

HOST PORT

 

 

SPONSORS:

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