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Policy and Science Roundtable: Towards a balanced view of Arctic shipping

15 September 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm


ICE-ARC partners: Pentland Centre for Sustainability in Business, Lancaster University and ECORYS

Moderated by Gail Whiteman (Pentland Centre)


13:00 Informal lunch

13:45 Welcome and introductions

14.00 A clip from “Sea Blind”, introduced by Bernice Notenboom

14.15 Climate change in the Arctic and the role of short-lived pollutants (15 mins)

Kathy Law (LATMOS, CNRS)

14:30 Towards a balanced view of Arctic shipping: estimating economic impacts of black carbon and other short-lived pollutants emitted by growing traffic (20 mins)

Dmitry Yumashev (Lancaster University) Johan Gille (ECORYS)

14:50 Q&A

15:00 Tea and coffee

15:15 What’s next? Policy options and discussion (10 mins + 5 mins response per panel member)

Johan Gille (ECORYS)

Panel members: Henri de Groot (VU Amsterdam/ECORYS), Jeremy Wilkinson (British

Antarctic Survey), Sian Prior (European Climate Foundation), Bernice Notenboom (Sea Blind)

15:45 Open discussion, moderated by Gail Whiteman (Lancaster University)

16:45 Wrap up & closing comments

17:00 End of the meeting

Roundtable Agenda – Towards a Balanced View of Arctic Shipping – Final (1)


15 September 2016
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Who can attend?
Invitation only