Arctic Shipping Summit
Arctic Shipping Summit
International Conference and Seminar
Tuesday 12th, Wednesday 13th and Thursday 14th April 2011
Helsinki Congress Paasitorni, Helsinki, Finland
Sea News readers receive a 20% discount!
To take advantage of the increasing activities in the Arctic, the Arctic Shipping Summit in 2011 will feature leading experts from a diverse background in discussing and analysing these critical developments and practical challenges. Join your fellow Arctic professionals in knowledge-sharing, networking and analysis of the challenges and solutions for shipping in ice and cold climates. Highlights of the 2011 programme include:
- Supporting Human Performance in Ice and Cold Climates: understanding the hazards of cold temperatures on performance and how to manage the risks
- Breaking the ice without breaking the paint … or the bank: hull coatings in ice conditions and sensitive Polar waters
- Vessel Tracking in Arctic Waters
TWO TECHNICAL STREAMS - Choose from two separate streams on offshore operations and ship design concepts with focussed presentations and audience feedback.
PROBLEM SOLVING PANEL DISCUSSIONS - Multi-stakeholder panels will examine the impact of political and economic activities on commercial operations, development of current and new hydrocarbon projects in the Arctic, offshore developments in Greenland, the update of the Polar Code, ice navigator training and voyage planning for the Northern Sea Route.
BREAKOUT ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION GROUPS - The opportunity for more indepth and focussed discussion on key topics including EEDI for ice class vessels, DP in ice, oil spill response and salvage in ice and ice charting/forecasting.
Over 40 speakers from a range of international companies including:
Kongsberg Satellite Services
Transas Marine International
BMT Fleet Technology
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries
Offshore Technology Center Ltd
Nippon Kaiji Kyokai (ClassNK)
St Petersburg State University
Aker Arctic Technology Inc
Maritime Institute Willem Barentsz
ExxonMobil Upstream Research Company
Gard AS Memorial University
The Aerospace Corporation
European Space Agency
Danish Maritime Authority
Russian Maritime Register of Shipping
Tschudi Shipping Company
The POLAR consortium
University of Cambridge
Ministry of Natural Resources of the Russian Federation
Admiral Makarov State Maritime Academy
Danish Maritime Safety Administration
PLUS!!! 2 separately bookable seminars on 15th April:
1.RISK MANAGEMENT FOR SAFE VOYAGES AND OPERATIONS IN ICE: understanding 'total risk factors' for voyages in ice
2. PROPULSION SYSTEMS IN ICE: new concepts and possibilities
Book your place now - quote VIP Code: KT0157SNEM to claim the special 20% discount courtesy of Sea News. Book by 28th January to save up to a further £400.