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08:30 - 09:00 30 mins
Networking coffee
09:00 - 09:10 10 mins
Chairman's welcome and opening remarks
  • Mikhail Grigoriev, GECON
09:10 - 09:35 25 mins
Development plans for resource projects, infrastructure and shipping in the Russian Arctic
  • Mikhail Grigoriev, GECON
09:35 - 10:00 25 mins
Info
Current progress with shipbuilding for Russian Arctic vessels
  • Konstantin Globenko - Deputy General Director - Commercial Shipbuilding of Far East Shipbuilding and Shiprepair Center (FESRC), SSK Zvezda
  • Update on projects including gas-carriers for 'Arctic LNG2' project, icebreakers of 'Leader' type, LNG-fueled icebreakers and shuttle tankers
10:00 - 10:30 30 mins
Coffee and networking break
10:30 - 10:55 25 mins
Info
Logistics and Planning for Remote Regions
Innovations in Arctic logistics: lower landed costs of energy, freight and infrastructure
  • Sean Thomas - Vice President, Crowley Maritime Corporation
  • Capabilities, opportunities and innovations in supplying end-to-end logistics into remote Arctic locations
  • Fuel and freight source, supply, transportation and distribution via multi-modal marine assets
  • Focus on source of supply, plus specially-designed marine assets that can safely and efficiently provide transportation of fuel and freight to remote Arctic locations lacking any infrastructure whatsoever
  • Alternative fuels:  LNG, solar, wind and micro-grid technology that can be deployed in locations not otherwise connected to a primary electrical power grid
  • Infrastructure development, including 'greenfield' siting, design, construction and operations to create more efficient, safe and environmentally responsible logistics infrastructure capable of lowering costs and improving the quality of life in Arctic communities
10:55 - 11:15 20 mins
Logistics and Planning for Remote Regions
Case study: Wagenborg's experience of walk to work vessels in the Arctic
  • Paul Bakker - Manager, Business Development, Wagenborg Offshore
11:15 - 11:45 30 mins
Logistics and Planning for Remote Regions
Case study: Icebreaker Botnica Operational Experience in the Canadian Arctic
  • Dermot Loughnane - CEO, Tactical Marine Solutions Ltd
  • Damir Utorov - Chartering and Operations Manager, TS Shipping
11:45 - 12:05 20 mins
Info
Logistics and Planning for Remote Regions
Operational experience and future plans for the Norwegian Emergency Towing Service
  • Tor Einar Berg - Scientific Adviser, SINTEF Ocean
  • Ørjan Selvik - Research Scientist - Ship Technology, SINTEF Ocean
  • Emergency towing operations in Northern Norway and Svalbard
12:05 - 13:20 75 mins
Networking lunch
13:20 - 13:35 15 mins
Info
Risk Management for Arctic Voyages
Risk assessments methods for the Arctic region
  • Andreas Kjøl - Senior Engineer, Norwegian Coastal Administration
  • The need for a common approach to marine risk assessments in the Arctic region identified by the EPPR (Emergency prevention, preparedness and response) Working Group (Arctic Council) 
  • Norway's initiative foran EPPR project to address Risk Assessments Methods for the Arctic Region as a follow up to the Arctic Council Framework Plan for Oil Pollution Prevention (2015)
  • Focus on circumpolar Arctic shipping activities


13:35 - 13:55 20 mins
Info
Risk Management for Arctic Voyages
The view from IUMI: assessing the insurance risks for ice-going vessels
  • Helle Hammer - Managing Director, Nordic Association of Marine Insurers (Cefor)
  • Non-existence of historical loss data - a key factor for assessment of risk
  • Insurers looking at Arctic voyages on case by case basis
  • Challenges include remoteness, lack of infrastructure, insufficient charts, drifting sea ice and icebergs, limited commuication links and SAR facilities, inadequate training of crews
  • Preparedness and planning - possession of polar ship certificate and PWOM
13:55 - 14:30 35 mins
Info
Risk Management for Arctic Voyages
Spotlight on insurance: loss prevention and risk management
  • Moderator Helle Hammer - Managing Director, Nordic Association of Marine Insurers (Cefor)
  • Panellist Valentin Klivnoy - Marine Surveyor, Gard
  • Panellist Tim Keane - Senior Manager, Arctic Operations and Projects, Fednav Arctic Operations
  • How are the insurance industry using the Polar Code to assess risk?
  • How do they see the challenges highlighted in the IUMI report being met?
14:30 - 15:00 30 mins
Collaboration for Communications in Vessel Routing, Monitoring and Emergency Response
Case study: experiences from the Alaska Network in meeting the challenges to operating in the US Arctic
  • Jim Butler - Director, External & Regulatory Affairs, Alaska Network
15:00 - 15:20 20 mins
Info
Collaboration for Communications in Vessel Routing, Monitoring and Emergency Response
Developing a software and hardware complex: "Ice"
  • Vladimir Smirnov - Head of Department, Arctic and Antarctic Research Institute (AARI)
  • Improving the efficiency and quality of current and predictive ice information
  • "Ice" allows operational automated analysis of the ice situation, predict ice conditions and to transmit this information to consumers on board  ships and offshore facilities
  • Functioning of algorithms of ice analysis and model for ice conditions forecasting 
  • Samples and formats of data transmitted to the clients

Authors:  Vladimir  Smirnov, Irina  Bychkova, Sergey  Klyachkin, AARI

15:20 - 15:45 25 mins
Collaboration for Communications in Vessel Routing, Monitoring and Emergency Response
Tea and networking break
15:45 - 16:15 30 mins
Info
Collaboration for Communications in Vessel Routing, Monitoring and Emergency Response
Practical experience of oil spill preparedness and response
  • Hanna Suutarla - Development & Environmental Manager, Arctia Ltd
  • Work in the EPPR to manage environmental emergencies in the Arctic
  • Operational results from oil spill operations of the Finnish icebreaker 'Polaris'
16:15 - 16:40 25 mins
Info
Collaboration for Communications in Vessel Routing, Monitoring and Emergency Response
Aids to Navigation (AtoN) in ice invested waters?
  • Peter Dobson - Member, IALA Engineering and Sustainability Committee
  • Marking Polar routes – the challenges
  • Visual AtoN – fixed and floating
  • Power
  • GNSS & augmentation
  • AIS & Virtual AtoN
  • VDES
16:40 - 17:00 20 mins
Info
Collaboration for Communications in Vessel Routing, Monitoring and Emergency Response
Integration of satellite data and weather information for Arctic operations
  • Andreas Hay Kaljord - International Sales Manager, KSAT
  • Synthetic Aperture Radar satellite capabilities
  • Relevant information sources for Arctic Shipping
  • System integration and data utilization
  • Future potential of satellite EO data
17:00 - 17:20 20 mins
Collaboration for Communications in Vessel Routing, Monitoring and Emergency Response
Iridium Certus – Connecting Arctic Shipping
  • Dan Rooney - Director, Maritime LOB, EMEA & Russia, Iridium
17:20 - 17:35 15 mins
Panel discussion on Arctic communications with audience feedback
17:35 - 18:35 60 mins
Close of day 2 and networking drinks kindly sponsored by Wärtsilä
08:30 - 09:00

Networking coffee

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09:00 - 09:10

Chairman's welcome and opening remarks

  • Mikhail Grigoriev, GECON
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09:10 - 09:35

Development plans for resource projects, infrastructure and shipping in the Russian Arctic

  • Mikhail Grigoriev, GECON
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09:35 - 10:00

Current progress with shipbuilding for Russian Arctic vessels

  • Update on projects including gas-carriers for 'Arctic LNG2' project, icebreakers of 'Leader' type, LNG-fueled icebreakers and shuttle tankers
  • Konstantin Globenko - Deputy General Director - Commercial Shipbuilding of Far East Shipbuilding and Shiprepair Center (FESRC), SSK Zvezda
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10:00 - 10:30

Coffee and networking break

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12:05 - 13:20

Networking lunch

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17:20 - 17:35

Panel discussion on Arctic communications with audience feedback

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17:35 - 18:35

Close of day 2 and networking drinks kindly sponsored by Wärtsilä

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