IMO to Host Conference on Borderless Strategies to Combat Climate Change
April 2009: The International Maritime Organization (IMO) will host a conference titled “Thinking Outside the Box: Borderless Strategies to Combat Climate Change,” scheduled to take place on 30 April 2009, in London, UK.
The conference is organized by the UN Association UK and will be opened by Efthimios Mitropoulos, IMO Secretary General. In addition to keynote speeches, the event will include breakout sessions on topics such as aviation and tourism, energy, maritime emissions, local (UK) initiatives, influencing public opinion, and the business responses to climate change. [Conference website]