GreenPort Congress 2012 - Call for Papers

06 Feb 2012
The 2011 GreenPort Congress

The 2011 GreenPort Congress

The call for papers for the GreenPort Congress 2012, organised by Mercator Media Ltd, has been released.

The 7th GreenPort Congress will take place from  3-4 October 2012 and aims to provide decision makers with a meeting place to both learn about and discuss the latest in sustainable environmental practice that will enable them to effectively implement these changes. This year it is hosted by Marseille Fos Port Authority.

Abstracts are being invited on the following topics:

Port - Ship Interface: how do ship emissions influence ports?

SOx emissions:

-          LNG Bunkering (safety rules and infrastructure)

-          Waste produced by scrubbers and impact on waste reception facilities

NOx emissions:

-          Nitrogen deposition related issues

-          Nitrogen Emission Control Areas

Ballast water

Green Terminals

-           Green Efforts project

-           Green performance clauses – Concessions / lease agreements

-           Energy efficiency

Green Logistics Chain

-           Hinterland connections

-           Chain management

-           Internalisation of external costs

To submit an abstract please email no more than a 250 word description together with a biography of the speaker to by 2nd March 2012.  For further information on any aspect of the Congress, please email: or call +44 (0) 1329 825335.

Abstracts must be received no later than 2nd March 2012.

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