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Oct 04
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09:00 - 09:30 30 mins
Morning coffee and breakfast
09:30 - 09:45 15 mins
Chairman’s review of day one
  • Nick Confuorto - Chairman, Exhaust Gas Cleaning Systems Association (EGCSA)
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09:45 - 10:15 30 mins
SHIPOWNER CASE STUDY: 3 things you need to know before retrofitting an EGCS
10:15 - 10:45 30 mins
SHIPOWNER CASE STUDY: Navigating a new build EGCS installation
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Shipowners, regulators and manufacturers will discuss the installation processes, operational experience and performance of scrubbers, including:

  • Choosing the right scrubber
  • Operation feedback on scrubber systems
  • ROI analysis: Change to low sulphur or move to HFO with scrubbers installed
  • Sulphur regulation monitoring and enforcement feedback
  • Case for scrubber’s vs LNG and alternate systems
  • What are the limitations of the scrubber system in the context of long term investment, changing environmental regulations and sulphur cap?
10:45 - 11:00 15 mins
Coffee and networking break
11:00 - 12:00 60 mins
Open forum on operational challenges
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  • Mitigating impacts on ship efficiency & fuel consumption
  • Trouble-shooting to ensure compliance
  • Contingency planning for accidental breakdown
  • After-sales service and the role of systems manufacturers
12:00 - 12:45 45 mins
Crew training for effective scrubber operations
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  • Ensuring crew safety; chemical use and storage
  • Using emissions monitoring systems, and dealing with monitoring systems failure
  • Harnessing data for predictive maintenance
12:45 - 13:45 60 mins
Networking Lunch
13:45 - 14:30 45 mins
Cooperating with Ports
  • Sotiris Raptis - Senior Policy Advisor for Environment and Safety, EcoPorts Coordinator, European Sea Ports Organisation - ESPO
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  • OPEX considerations; disposal fees vs low emissions incentives and discounts
  • Best practise for sludge and wash water disposal 
  • Evolving EU legislation; the Port Reception Facilities directive & water framework
14:30 - 15:15 45 mins
Next generation scrubbers
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  • What are the latest innovations in emissions abatement technology?
  • How are engine and scrubber systems manufacturers responding to the challenge of dual compliance for NECA?
  • Adaptability; adjusting 0.10% areas and wash water discharge restrictions
15:15 - 15:45 30 mins
Coffee and Networking Break
15:45 - 16:30 45 mins
From sniffers to drones - everything you need to know about emissions detection
16:30 - 17:15 45 mins
Shipping emissions regulation 2020-2050
  • Valentina Keys - Senior Associate - Environment, CMS Cameron McKenna
  • Sotiris Raptis - Senior Policy Advisor for Environment and Safety, EcoPorts Coordinator, European Sea Ports Organisation - ESPO
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The IMO 2020 sulphur cap is just the beginning!

What will be the role of emissions abatement technology in meeting forthcoming NOx and CO2 restrictions?

 

17:15 - 17:30 15 mins
Take home target and Chairman’s closing remarks
  • Nick Confuorto - Chairman, Exhaust Gas Cleaning Systems Association (EGCSA)
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