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Interspill 2006 Opening and Closing Sessions

Opening Session

  • Welcome from the Conference Chairman
    • Archie Smith Chief Executive & Director, Oil Spill Response Ltd / East Asia Response Ltd Alliance, UK
  • Opening Remarks
    • The Right Honourable Alistair Darling MP, Secretary of State for Transport, UK
  • Keynote Address
    • Michael Grey Lloyd's List, UK
  • Opening Panel Session: How are global changes in energy use, oil exploration, production and transportation influencing aspects of legislation, loss prevention and spill response preparedness?
    • Willem de Ruiter Executive Director, European Maritime Safety Agency, Brussels; Charles Bowen Executive Director, International Association of Oil & Gas Producers, UK; David Baird General Manager, Emergency Response, Australian Maritime Safety Authority, Australia, and; Mark Calvert Managing Director, Adler and Allan, UK

Closing Session

Review of conference topics, including feedback from session chairs on key observation issues

Session Chairman: Archie Smith, Chief Executive & Director, Oil Spill Response Ltd / East Asia Response Ltd Alliance

  • Efthimiou Mitropoulos, Secretary General, International Maritime Organization, UK