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Seatrade Maritime Salvage & Wreck
30 November - 1 December 2022
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel - Tower of LondonLondon, UK

Edmund Hughes
Director at Green Marine Associates Ltd.

Profile

Edmund Hughes is Director of Green Marine Associates Ltd. providing independent consultancy on decarbonisation of shipping. In addition to providing support and advice to industry and investors he is currently Specialist Advisor to the House of Commons Environmental Audit Committee for its inquiry into “Net zero aviation and shipping”.

Previously Dr Hughes was the Head of Air Pollution and Energy Efficiency at the International Maritime Organization (IMO) where he oversaw the entry into effect of the IMO 2020 global sulphur limit and was Secretary to the working group on reduction of GHG emissions from ships that prepared the 2018 Initial IMO GHG Strategy. Other experience includes policy work on the International Safety Management Code whilst an official in the UK shipping Administration, the MCA, and on governance and risk management at HM Treasury. He has a PhD in environmental pollution control and a degree in engineering from Cranfield University.

Agenda Sessions

  • Emergency Response, Pollution Prevention and ESG: A valuable connection for reputation management

    14:30

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