IMO gives open invitation to 2020 fuels symposium

Malcolm Latarche

Malcolm Latarche · 24 July 2019


An open invitation to interested parties to take part in a 2020 and Alternative Fuels symposium has been issued by the IMO.

The symposium on IMO 2020 and Alternative Fuels on takes place Thursday, 17 October and Friday, 18 October 2019 in the Main Hall at IMO Headquarters, London, United Kingdom. The one and half day symposium aims to raise awareness and to take stock of the preparations for the new IMO 2020 rule, and to discuss the role of alternative fuels in the decarbonisation of international shipping.

The Symposium will be live-streamed and remote participation is open to Member Governments, IGOs, NGOs and the general public.

Participants will be able to watch a live meeting video and may leave interactive comments during the event. PC, Mac and mobile devices including Android and iOS are supported. Remote participants are not required to register via OMRS but will be prompted online via the streaming website to fill in the some brief information:

The IMO has said that early registration is not necessary. Further details will be made available through the IMO’s social media sites

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