Biofouling Management & Prevention Seminar

Event Date:
Start at 12:00 AM
April 7, 2020 - April 8, 2020

Lloyd’s Maritime Academy presents a 2 day seminar to discuss the next steps for invasive species and biofouling control, share best practice and explore the latest solutions.

Unlimited networking opportunities

  • Taking place at the IMO HQ shortly after The Marine Environment Protection Committee, bringing together all the key stakeholders, domestic and international regulators, academia and R&D professionals, technology innovators, shipowners and ship managers.
  • 2 full days of discussion and networking with new and existing connections

2020 agenda highlights

  • An update and review of IMO’s biofouling guidelines
  • BIMCO’s in-water cleaning standard for ships
  • GEF-UNDP-IMO GloFouling Partnerships project
  • Vessel-Check- the global solution to IMS risk mitigation via shipping
  • Technology innovations: Preparing for an environmentally friendly future
  • Towards harmonised industry: The value of forming a working team integrated by professionals from different technical areas

Regulatory updates and technology innovation

  • This event brings together the leading regulators, researchers and scientists to exchange best practices and research results on all aspects of biofouling
  • Hear from leading policy experts on regulatory updates, learn about innovative technologies and discuss with your peers what are the next step for the environmentally friendly future.
  • Global perspectives from Australia, New Zealand and California on managing biofouling requirements in international seas

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