TimeProgramme
7:00pm - 7:05pmWelcome by moderator
  • Bernice Van Bronkhorst, Global Director for Climate Change, World Bank
7:05pm - 7:10pmHigh-level opening
  • Nigel Topping, UK High-Level Climate Action Champion, COP26
7:10pm - 7:22pmMain findings of the reports
  • Dominik Englert, Economist, Climate Change Group, World Bank
  • Andrew Losos, Senior Transport Specialist, Transport GP, World Bank
7:22pm - 7:42pm Discussion 1: Supporting countries' energy transition through zero-carbon shipping
  • Isabelle Durant, Acting Secretary General, UNCTAD
  • Max Correa, Head of the New Energy Division, Ministry of Energy of Chile
  • Aziz Rabbah, Minister of Energy, Morocco
7:42pm - 8:02pmDiscussion 2: Risks and opportunities associated with the energy transition for the shipping industry
  • Birgitte Ringstad Vartdal, Executive Vice President European Wind and Solar, Statkraft, and former CEO of Golden Ocean
  • Christian Csaszar, Projects and Fleet Director, Ultranav
  • Tristan Smith, Lecturer, University College London and Author of the Third and Fourth IMO GHG Studies
8:02pm - 8:25pmModerated Q&A session
8:25pm - 8:30pmClosing Remarks
  • Johannah Christensen, Managing Director, Head of Projects & Programmes, Global Maritime Forum
Subject to changes, correct as of 21 Apr 2021.