PORTOS Fourth Thematic Seminar “Ports’ Relationship with Energy”

March 30, 2022 9:30 am

As the world strives for a more sustainable future, PORTOS invite six port authorities from across the Atlantic Area to discuss the challenges they face when converting to alternative renewable energy resources in a busy seaport environment.

This Thematic Seminar is to allow ports to share their challenges so they can create new suitable sustainable solutions.

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Time Title
09:30-09:40 Welcome
09:40-10:00 Captain Hugh Conlon, Harbour Master, Shannon Foynes Port Company
10:00-10:20 Gerardo González, Head of Projects, Vigo Port Authorit
10:20-10:40 Vicki Spooner, Environment & Quality Systems Manager, Falmouth Harbour
10:40-11:00 Coffee Break
11:00-11:20 Francisco Bettencourt, Director of Internal Audit and Innovation, Port of Azores
11:20-11:40 Hugo Lopes, Operations Manager, Port of Leixões
11:40-12:00 Henry Kingston, Port Engineering Manager, Port of Cork
12:00-12:30 Group discussion on the renewable energy challenges facing ports
12:30-12:35 Closing Comments