Past event: European Environmental Ports Conference 2024

We are delighted to announce that the 6th edition of The European Environmental Ports Conference will be taking place over 28th - 29th May 2024 in Lisbon, Portugal.

In light of the urgency to reach the 2025 net zero goals, both reducing green house gases and implementing decarbonisation, the event will highlight the important role the maritime industry plays in the energy transition.  Encouraging discussions around the latest policy changes, the energy crisis, green shipping corridors, pollution, climate change and port relationships.

The European Environmental Ports Conference will bring together experts and key stakeholders in the European Ports industry, in order to discuss the most recent changes, challenges and developments. It also provides a platform to meet experts from other industries such as pollution monitoring and reduction, dredging, and water and waste treatment.

Key Topics

  • Update on Policies and Regulations
  • Ports Leading the Energy Transition
  • A Holistic Approach to Safety in Ports
  • Fuelling the Future: Exploring the Use of Alternative Fuels
  • Developments in Green Corridors and the use of Energy Clusters
  • Norway’s Electrification of Ferries
  • No People, No Ports: An Evaluation into the Social Factors of Port Operations
  • Exploring the Opportunities for the Storage of Ammonia & Hydrogen
  • Land Based Logistics Chain
  • Breaking Down the Roles of Silos between Ports, Terminals and Shipping
  • The Future of Ports

Who Will Attend

  • Ports and Port Authorities
  • Consultants
  • Heads of Sustainability, Environmental Affairs and Innovation/Development
  • Terminal Operators
  • Shipping Companies
  • Regulatory and Policy Officers
  • Technology Providers

Confirmed Speakers

  • Claudia Beumer, CEO, C4Fuel
  • Eleni Bougioukou, Innovation Manager – Energy and Sustainability, Port of Tyne
  • Maurici Hervas, Researcher in energy Transition, Port of Barcelona
  • Hanno Bromeis, Head of Port Energy Solutions, Hamburg Port Authority
  • Vilis Avontis, Head of Environmental Unit, Freeport of Riga Authority
  • Irene Tvedten, Senior Advisor Maritime, Bellona
  • Alan McPherson, Harbour Master, Forth Ports
  • Linden Coppell, VP Sustainability, MSC Cruises
  • Laurens De Buck, Port Authority Governance Manager, Antwerp Bruges Port
  • Benjamin Weinacht, Managing Director, CMB
  • Tom Hutchinson, CEO, Montrose Port
  • Andreas Slotte, Head of Sustainable Development, Helsinki Port
  • Keith Johnstone, Assistant Director Regulatory Innovation, Maritime & Coastguard Agency
  • Sophie Dellanoy, Advisor Sustainable Logistics, North Sea Port
  • Maarten Boot, Policy Advisor, Feport
  • Eleanor Toyer, Environmental & Sustainable Coordinator, Portsmouth International Port

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Ramada by Wyndham Lisbon Hotel
Av. Eng. Arantes and Oliveira 9, 1900-221
Lisbon, Portugal

Phone: +351 21 843 4200
Event details
Organizer : ACI
Event type : Conference
Reference : ASDE-24811