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27 – 30 October 2020
Virtual event,
Live-streamed & Available On-Demand Afterwards

Arctic Shipping Virtual Week

Focusing on the regulatory, strategic, operational and technological developments for the Arctic region.

Bringing together the European and North American Arctic Shipping Forum series direct to your home or socially-distanced office in a 4-day digital format.


Our annual Arctic Shipping Forum Helsinki and Arctic Shipping North America conferences have moved online. We look forward to bringing together the who's who of the Arctic shipping industry in this new virtual format to learn, connect and move forward together.

Новый формат мероприятия

Ввиду сложившейся ситуации с пандемией коронавирусной инфекции, было принято решение перенести Форум Арктическое Судоходство на октябрь, обобъединив с Форумом Арктическое Судоходство Северная Америка, в онлайн режиме.

Новая расширенная программа виртуального мероприятия будет анонсирована в ближайшее время.

Agenda highlights

Focus on the Russian Arctic and discover new strategies for future Arctic development
Crisis response: How COVID-19 has affected Arctic shipping and cruise operations in Canada
Analyse a new landscape of ice-going vessels – LNG carriers, expedition cruise vessels and icebreakers
Examine the impact of climate change on ice conditions in the Arctic
Use new data analysis and management techniques for ice forecasting and monitoring
Hear from policymakers in the US, Canada and Russia on their key goals for the Arctic
Debate the impact of an HFO ban on Arctic shipping and communities
Find out how innovations in ship design, navigation, communications and data management are driving efficiency in Arctic operations
Join our roundtable workshop – discuss new ideas and partnerships in navigating Arctic Sea routes

What to expect

  • Our virtual platform will be your summit venue
  • Enjoy enhanced flexibility with access to live and on-demand content
  • Interact with influential speakers during live Q&A
  • Participate in live polls
  • Join hosted meeting rooms  
  • Visit exhibitors at virtual booths who will display a range of recorded material and downloadable information. 
  • Book one on one meetings with our exhibitors to find out more about their services 


The Arctic Shipping Virtual Week will provide a conductive environment for growth and a perfect platform for market operators to build vital relationships, have meaningful conversations and network in real time from anywhere in world.

Complimentary passes for shipowners

Select shipowners can get a free access to the Arctic Shipping Virtual Week online platform and enjoy live and on-demand presentations, virtual networking and other interactive features.

Only a small number of complimentary guest passes are available for 2020.

Qualifying job titles include: C-Suite / Fleet Manager / Head of Department / Operations Manager / Managing Director / Vice President / Chartering Manager / Project Manager 

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Government representatives

An exclusive discount of 50% is available to government representatives/ maritime administrations (port states, flag states).

Get in touch with us today for more information and to claim this offer.

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Maritime organisations and students

We rely on partnerships with industry organisations and associations to get our message out there and to help these bodies offer valuable opportunities for their members. We offer discounted rates for members of associations and organisations who become our media partners. We also offer significantly discounted student rates. 

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