Programme

 

Thursday, 17 November 2016

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13.00 - 13.30    Opening / Introduction

Norbert Salomon BMUB – Federal Ministry for the Environmental, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety

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Session 1: Current situation of air quality in marine environments 

 

13.30 - 14.00    Impact of maritime transport emissions on coastal air quality in Europe

Mar Viana  IDAEA-CSIC – Institute of Environmental Assessment and Water Research, Barcelona

 

14.00 - 14.30    Contribution of ship emissions to the concentration and deposition of air pollutants in Europe

Sebnem Aksoyoglu  PSI - Paul Scherrer Institute, Switzerland

 

14.30 - 15.00    Marine black carbon emissions: Knowledge and relevance

Bryan Comer  ICCT – The International Council on Clean Transportation, Washington, DC

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15.00 - 15.30 Coffee break

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Session 2: Measures to reduce emissions

 

15.30 - 16.00    Fuel dependent technologies in shipping on air emissions – an overview

Torsten Mundt DNV GL SE, Hamburg

 

16.00 - 16.30    NOx control policy options for shipping in EU Seas

Dagmar Nelissen CE Delft, Netherlands

 

16.30 - 17.00    Modern Wind Ships

Gavin Allwright  International Windship Association, England

 

 

Friday, 18 November 2016

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Session 3: Scenarios for an improved air quality in marine environments

 

09.00 - 09.30    Scenarios of shipping emissions in the North Sea region in 2030: Impact on air quality

Volker Matthias  Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht, Germany

 

09.30 - 10.00    A vision for clean shipping and clean air in marine environments

Malte Siegert  NABU – Nature And Biodiversity Conservation Union, Hamburg

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10.00 - 10.30 Coffee break

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10.30 - 12.00 Panel Discussion

  • Is shipping doing enough? 
  • Are other measures required? 
  • Can work be improved?

Panelist:

  • Martin Kröger (German Shipowners’ Association, Hamburg)
  • Volker Matthias (Helmholtz)
  • Torsten Mundt (DNV GL AS)
  • Malte Siegert (NABU)
  • Bryan Comer  (ICCT)

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12.00 - 12.30    Conclusion

Lilian Busse German Environment Agency – UBA