Maritime for action 2020

In 2019 millions of people took to the streets to demand climate action.  The maritime industry is ready to act, but how will climate change and mitigation influence investment decisions, politics and geopolitics? And how do we seize the new opportunities arising? 

 

Speakers

Erna Solberg

Erna Solberg

Prime Minister of Norway

Iselin Nybø

Iselin Nybø

Minister of Trade and Industry

Lasse Kristoffersen

Lasse Kristoffersen

President, Norwegian Shipowners' Association

Harald Solberg

Harald Solberg

CEO, Norwegian Shipowners' Association

Jeremy Rifkin

Jeremy Rifkin

President of The Foundation on Economic Trends

How the Greta Thunberg generation will influence politics

Dana R. Fisher

Director, Program for Society and the Environment, Professor of Sociology, University of Maryland

Samantha Gross

Samantha Gross

Fellow Foreign Policy, Energy Security and Climate Initiative, Brookings Institution

Rohitesh Dhawan

Rohitesh Dhawan

Director, Energy, Climate and resources, Eurasia Group

Benjamin Sykes

Benjamin Sykes

Vice President, UK Offshore, Ørsted

Remi Eriksen

Remi Eriksen

Group President & CEO, DNV GL

Børge Ousland

Børge Ousland

Explorer

Moderator

Nisha Pillai

Moderator

Programme Programme

Moderator

Nisha Pillai

Moderator Former News Anchor, BBC World

Kl. 09:00
Registration and coffee

Kl. 10:00
Welcome
Lasse Kristoffersen, President of the Norwegian Shipowners' Association

Opening Speech
Erna Solberg, Prime Minister of Norway

How the Greta Thunberg generation will change the political landscape
Dana Fisher, Professor of Sociology, Maryland University

How Climate will influence Geopolitics
Samantha Gross, Fellow - Foreign Policy, Energy Security and Climate Initiative, Brookings Institutuion

Climate Risk- A Financial Perspective
Rohitesh Dhawan, Director, Energy, Climate and Resources, Eurasia Group

Panel Discussion

EXXpedition

11:30 - 12:20 LUNCH

The Green New Deal and the Energy Market 
Jeremy Rifkin, President of the Foundation on Economic Trends

Powered by Ammonia
Jan Fredrik Meling, CEO, Eidesvik

New opportunities in the maritime sector and actions needed
Remi Eriksen, Group Presdent and CEO, DNV GL

Hydrogen Ship
Ulstein Group

Winds of Change - New opportunities in Offshore Wind
Benjamin Sykes, Vice President UK Offshore, Ørsted

Panel discussion
Harald Solberg, CEO, Norwegian Shipowners' Association
Kristin Halvorsen, Director, Cicero
Christine Spiten, Co-Founder, Blueeye Robotics and senior advisor WWF
Remi Eriksen, Group President and CEO, DNV GL

What the Ice and Ocean are telling us
Børge Ousland, Explorer

What's Next?
Iselin Nybø, Minister of Trade, Norway
Harald Solberg, CEO Norwegian Shipowners' Association

 

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