Conferences and seminars

Shipping in Changing Climates: provisioning the future

18th and 19th June 2014, Liverpool, UK

Shipping in Changing Climates: provisioning the future

Registration is now open for the first International Conference on Shipping in Changing Climates: provisioning the future hosted as part of the EPSRC and industry funded Shipping in Changing Climates consortium project and during the International Festival for Business 2014

The conference will take place at the Liverpool Hilton Hotel and is hosted by the Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research, School of Mechanical, Aerospace and Civil Engineering, University of Manchester in association with academic partners: UCL Energy Institute, UCL Department of Mechanical Engineering, Marine Engineering at the University of Newcastle and the University of Strathclyde plus industry sponsors Lloyd’s Register and Shell.

Final conference programme and abstracts book

We are pleased to announce that the final conference programme and abstracts book are now available.

Presentations from academics from physical to social sciences, as well as industrialists and policymakers will cover a wide range of topics including:

  • Low carbon technologies and practice
  • Trade and security
  • Climate impacts on trade routes, ships and ports
  • Low carbon shipping policies (EEDI/EEOI) and progress towards decarbonisation
  • Financing change in shipping
  • Future scenarios
  • Radical change
  • Low-carbon consumption-production systems

Conference dinner

Please register your place for our reception and conference dinner at the Hilton Hotel on 18th June 2014.  

Conference sponsors

Contact us

For any queries, or further information, please contact Amrita Sidhu at

Conference papers submitted

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