GreenTech 2017 – Preliminary program

The Green Marine team is already enthusiastically planning its 10th annual conference! This yearly gathering has become a must for everyone involved or interested in maritime transportation and its greater sustainability through greener technologies, innovation and best practices. GreenTech 2017 will be held at the Hyatt Pier Sixty Six Hotel, in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, from Tuesday, May 30th to Thursday, June 1st.

Green Marine’s call for speakers was a great success with more than 40 proposals received. This year’s topics of interest include:

  • Climate change adaptation & resiliency / Climate risk and adaptation strategy
  • Air emissions issues in ports (inventory, mitigation, impacts)
  • Protection of marine ecosystems: whales, endangered species, coral reefs and water quality
  • Dual fuel and LNG
  • Sustainability: from the corporate to the operational level
  • Cruise ship industry’s environmental challenges (emissions, waste water management, recycling)

The preliminary program is now available! View the program

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News

GreenTech 2016: carboneutral certified event

August 18, 2016

GreenTech 2016, held in Quebec City May 30 – June 1, received its PLANETAIR certification as a carboneutral event. For the third consecutive year, Green Marine purchased high-quality carbon offset credits to neutralize the climate footprint of its annual conference. All factors were taken into account: conference site, accommodations, food, supplies, land, air and ferry […]

Port of New Orleans COO Elected to Green Marine Board of Directors

June 17, 2016

NEW ORLEANS – Green Marine, an environmental certification program for the North American marine industry, elected Port of New Orleans Chief Operating Officer Brandy Christian to its Board of Directors during its annual conference last month. “Brandy Christian’s nomination shows a high-level of commitment to sustainability from the Port of New Orleans,” said Green Marine […]

GREEN MARINE AND RIGHTSHIP COLLABORATE TO ADVANCE ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY IN THE MARITIME SECTOR

June 2, 2016

Green Marine and RightShip signed a Memorandum of Understanding underscoring a new collaboration to advance environmental sustainability in the maritime sector. The MoU, signed yesterday during Green Marine’s 9th Annual Conference, GreenTech 2016, in Quebec City, Quebec, will serve as a framework to establish a productive working relationship with an overall view of contributing to the reduction of the marine industry’s environmental footprint and encouraging the industry to continuously improve its environmental performance…

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GreenTech 2016: carboneutral certified event