Venue of the conference: Novotel, Montreal, CanadaThe 8th Arctic Shipping Summit will be deeply exploring new developments and regulations that will come into action for the Arctic Shipping industry. Combining expert views, governmental officials and industry service providers to expand and increase efficiency & knowledge for new generation shipping and operations.

ACI is pleased to announce Novotel Montréal Centre as the venue for our 8th Arctic Shipping Summit taking place on 23rd - 24th March 2016 in Montreal, Canada.

The two day event will bring together key industry individuals from the Maritime industry, IT and data associations, consultants, solution and technology providers.

Key Topics:

Comments from the US in Reference to their Chairmanship of the Arctic Council
Future Outlook Moving Forward
The Polar Code
Retrofit Design Solutions to Enhance Arctic Shipping Operations
Shipping Measures in Place for Oil Spills
Using Alternative Routes to Increase Profitability
Risk Management Strategies & Combined Insurance Challenges
Developments In Arctic Technology to Enhance Shipping
Benefits of Search & Rescue Operations and Preventing Downtime
Phasing Out Heavy Fuel and Alternative Options for Arctic Shipping
Marine Biodiversity Developments

Confirmed Speakers:

Lonnie Kishiyama – Director, Office Of International Activities
Maritime Administration – U.S Department Of Transport
David Miller – President & CEO – WWF Canada
Mika Mered – Managing Director – POLARISK Group
Suzanne Lalonde – Professor of International Law – University of Montreal
Aase Naaman Jensen – Assistant Vice President – Skuld North America
Petter Meier – Deputy Director General – Norwegian Ministry of Transport & Communications
Philippe Cambos – Technical Director – Bureau Veritas
Halldor Johannsson – General Manager – Arctic Portal
Who Will Attend:

All ACI’s events attract a targeted group of senior level executives and decision-makers from industry. Our meetings are strictly end-user focused.

Delegates will be drawn from:

Shipping operators
Ship owners
Coastguards & transport authorities
Shipbuilders & shipyards
Repair companies
Vendor & subcontractors
Energy & mining companies
Naval architects & engineers
Ice forecasters & meteorologists
Ice management specialists
Brokers, financiers & investors
Ice class vessels constructors
Ice breakers constructors

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To register, please contact:

Mohammad Ahsan
T: +44 (0) 203 141 0606 or