Join over 150 senior decision makers and environmental managers at GreenPort Congress Oceania next week in Newcastle, Australia.
Book and secure your place, featuring two days of conference presentations and panel discussions, a welcome reception, conference dinner and port tour.
The inaugural conference, titled ‘balancing environmental challenges with economic demand’ will cover a range of themes including Renewable Energy - Journey to Net Zero, Collaborative Communities, Green Financing for Sustainable Port Development and Green logistics: multimodal supply chains. This year the opening keynote panel will discuss options available to combat climate change risk hearing from ports, shippers, and companies across the maritime industry. Confirmed panellists include Craig Carmody, CEO, Port of Newcastle; My Therese Blank, Head of Oceania Export Market, Regional Ocean Management, A.P. Moller, Maersk, Rodney Begley, Acting CEO, PNG Ports (Papua New Guinea), Eranda Kotelawala, CEO, Solomon Islands Ports Authorit, Michael Blake, Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Zilch Forwarding and Paula Cristina Sengo, Head of Studies and Planning Team, Port of Lisbon. Opening Day 1 is confirmed chairman Professor Paul Dastoor, Professor School of Information and Physical Sciences College of Engineering, Science and Environment University of Newcastle.
The welcome reception for GreenPort Congress Oceania, a great networking icebreaker, will be held the night before the start of the conference in the prestigious Newcastle Club, one of the oldest and most established private clubs in Australia
Day 1 concludes with the conference dinner held at Merewether Surfhouse. The conference dinner provides an opportunity to reflect on the first day of conference presentations and continue the discussion outside of the conference room.