Interspill 2018 - Conference and Exhibition

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The Interspill Committee have decided to hold the next event of this triennial series, Interspill 2021, at RAI, in Amsterdam, Netherlands, the dates will be confirmed shortly.

Richard Proctor, Chairman of Interspill, said that “the decision was unanimous and reflected the importance of locating the event at a European city, where the oil, marine and environment industries come together, adding that the success of the event held in Amsterdam in 2015 was significant factor in this decision.” The Committee plan to announce its preliminary Conference and Events programme in autumn 2019.

Spill Response Group Holland, (SRGH) have agreed to host the event, as members of the Interspill Committee. SRGH Chairman, Edwin Stolk, welcomed the decision and is delighted for SRGH to be host for the event in Amsterdam again. Interspill is contracted with Reed Exhibitions to partner and organise the 2021 event.

Interspill is the leading European oil spill conference and exhibition, and will build on the success of Interspill 2018 in London, and previous events since its launch in 2000. Interspill will continue to act as a technical forum to review past and consider future spills, and support the networking that this group depends on. Interspill 2018 was co located with Oceanology International, at Excel in London, and attracted over 1200 delegates, visitors and exhibitors from over 70 countries. Proceedings of the 2018 Conference, Workshops and Seminars are published on the Interspill website

Interspill 2021 will reflect the strength and breadth of its Committee, which includes the European Spill industry trade organisations, NOSCA, SYCOPOL, UKSPILL and SRGH, together with the European Maritime Safety Agency, (EMSA), IPIECA, ITOPF, the International Maritime Organization, (IMO), the International Oil Pollution Compensation Funds, (IOPC Funds), France’s Centre of Documentation, Research and Experimentation on Accidental Water Pollution (CEDRE), and Oil Spill Response Ltd (OSRL).

For further information see and contact Roger Mabbott, Director, Interspill Ltd at [email protected] or on +443334441890

(For information on SRGH – and contact Edwin Stolk, at [email protected] or on +31622518360

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Interspill Call for Papers Mailer

Industry, Government, Academia and other stakeholders continue to strive for excellence in spill preparedness and response, in the context of a prolonged downturn in oil prices which have precipitated close scrutiny of all costs, no matter how important the activities may be. Interspill 2018 will be the forum to showcase the wide range of leading-edge initiatives which are improving global readiness and demonstrate why oil spill preparedness and response remains relevant to its multiple stakeholders and adding true value to those investing in it. Full Story >>

INTERSPILL 2018 - Preliminary Programme and Call for Papers

The Interspill Committee announces the preliminary programme together with the
Call for Papers, for Interspill 2018 and invites authors to submit abstracts.The closing date for submission of abstracts is 30 July 2017. Full Story >>

PRESS RELEASE – 10 March 2017

UPDATE - INTERSPILL 2018, the European oil spill conference and exhibition will take place over 13-15 March 2018, at ExCel, London

The Interspill Committee decided to continue with a successful formula, working with our partner Reed Exhibitions. As in 2012, the 2018 event will be co-located with Oceanology International. Full Story >>

Interspill 2015, the European oil spill conference and exhibition

Interspill 2015, the European oil spill conference and exhibition, took place at the RAI Convention Centre in Amsterdam, over 3 days from 24-26 March 2015. The event saw over 1250 delegates, visitors and exhibitors attend, from 75 countries, making it the most successful event so far in the series since Interspill started in 2000. Full Story >>