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November 2017

Harmonising global industry regulations and promoting sustainability in shipping

THANK YOU to all of our delegates, speakers, sponsors, exhibitors and partners - 2016 was a great event and we are already busy planning GST North America 2017!

2016 event highlights were:

Streams at GST NA:
  • Managing Air Emissions
  • Vessel General Permit Spotlight
  • Approaches to Ballast Water Management
  • Options for Reducing Emissions with Alternative Fuels
  • Innovations in Sustainable Ship Design
  • Methods for Improving Energy Efficiency
  • Analysing Hull Coatings Performance and Impact on Efficiency
  • Cruise Spotlight Breakout Sessions
  • Assessing Compliance with Underwater Noise Requirements
  • Practical Options for Reducing the Fuel Bill
Keynote Sessions:
  • Developments at IMO and Report from MEPC70
  • A Shipowner’s View of the Maritime Environmental Landscape
  • How Shipowners and Operators are Meeting the Continuing Challenge of Emissions Reduction
  • Implications MRV Requirements for the International Shipping Community

GST North America 2016 had:

Expert Speakers
Hours of Dedicated Networking

Sponsorship Opportunities