Thursday, June 15, 2023
15:30 – 17:00

Arctic Shipping

Venue: Le Centre Sheraton Montreal Hotel, Ballroom, Level 4

The panel will discuss operational and legal issues for shipping in the Arctic regions. The panel will review the current risks of Arctic shipping focused on extreme weather conditions, the lack of infrastructure in the coastal regions of the main arctic routes, and the increased risk of human error due to inexperienced crews under unconventional conditions. Environmental policies in the Polar Code will be considered