Shipping and the Environment II conference - From Regional to Global Perspectives

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4 September, 2019 - 6 September, 2019
Gothenburg, Sweden

Following up from the 2nd BONUS Symposium co-organised by BONUS SHEBA and held in October 2017, an international conference will take place in Gothenburg, 4-6 September, 2019. It will cover topics on the environmental impacts of shipping and their coupling to the development of the maritime transport sector, policies and marine spatial planning.

The conference is a joint event including Symposium on Scenarios and Policy Options for Sustainable Shipping, organised by the Interreg BSR CSHIPP platform [external link, opens in new window] , and four sessions focusing on emissions and abatement measures, atmospheric and marine processes and shipping-related above- and underwater noise, organised by the Gothenburg Air and Climate Network (GAC) [external link, opens in new window] , the Surface Ocean - Lower Atmosphere Study (SOLAS), [external link, opens in new window] CHALMERS, [external link, opens in new window]  IVL Swedish Environmental Research Institute [external link, opens in new window] and the BONUS [external link, opens in new window] secretariat.

Who should attend

  • The Scientific community; researchers and students from atmospheric, marine and climate research, environmental economics, political and social science
  • Environmental and transport agencies
  • Environmental managers from governmental, regional and local organisations
  • The Maritime transport sector

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