Maritime Forum

Stakeholder workshop deep-sea mining

Event date:
29/04/2014 - 08:00 to 30/04/2014 - 08:00
Table of Contents
    results of an ongoing study on behalf of the European commission on technological and environmental issues related to deep-sea mining will be discused with stakeholders

     

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    workshop second day

    Workshop on Deep-Sea Mining, Hotel Bloom, Brussels

     

     

     

    29 April, 2014, Technological Aspects

     

    10.00

    introduction

     

    11.00

    welcome and introduction to the study

    Roelof-Jan Molemaker - Ecorys

    11.30

    findings of technological analysis

    Mike Buxton - TU Delft

    12.00

    moderated discussion on: state of play of technological development (comments on the value chain, missing technologies, r&d developments) (

    Johan Gille - Ecorys

    12.30

    lunch

     

    14.00

    plenary: statements on technology readiness levels, economic feasibility and environmental implications of various technologies

     

    14.30

    breakout sessions:

    • what are key technology issues to be solved
    • who are key players
    • what stands between current and future trl (specific issues)
    • have we missed any technology in the selection that you consider key bottlenecks?

    moderated by

    Mike Buxton,  Joerg Bendorff - TU Delft,

    Phil Weaver - Seascape,

    Johan Gille - Ecorys

    15.30

    coffee (or tea)

     

    16.00

    plenary reporting back from the breakout sessions; interactive discussion on follow-up steps

    Jan Maarten de Vet

    16.45

    emerging key findings from the day

    Roelof-Jan Molemaker

    17.00

    end of meeting

     

    19.00

    networking dinner

     

     

    30 April, 2014  Environmental Aspects

     

    10.00

    REGISTRATION

     

    11.00

    Welcome and Introduction to the study

     Roelof-Jan Molemaker

    11.30

    Highlights of the environmental analysisr

    Yannick Beaudoin

    12.00

    Land-based mining vs. Seabed mining: environmental perspective

    Charles Roche and Mike Buxton)

    12.30

    LUNCH

     

    14.00

    Knowledge gaps questionnaire: Live expert elicitation session

    Facilitators: Yannick Beaudoin, Phil Weaver, and Allison Bredbenner

    16.00

    Coffee (or tea)

     

    16.15

    Summarizing the knowledge gaps session: What actions are needed now?

    Yannick Beaudoin

    16.30

    Moderated discussion on: good practices

    Mike Buxton and Sven Petersen

    17.00

    findings

    Roelof-Jan Molemaker

    17.15

    cocktail

     

    PARTICIPANTS

    First Name

    Surname

    Organisation

    Caitlyn

    Antrim

    Rule of Law Committee for the Oceans

    Jeffrey

    Ardron

    Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies (IASS)

    Marcos

    Arroyo Alvarez de Toledo

    UPC

    Fernando

    Barriga

    International Marine Minerals Society

    Yannick

    Beaudouin

    GRID Arendal

    Joerg

    Bendorf

    TUDelft

    David

    Billet

    Deep sea solutions

    Bas

    Bolman

    IMARES Wageningen UR

    Allison

    Bredbenner

    GRID Arendal

    Mike

    Buxton

    TUDelft

    Hans-Peter

    Damian

    Federal Environment Agency

    Sanne

    De Boer

    Ecorys

    Ann

    Dom

    Seas At Risk

    Nicolas

    Fournier

    oceana

    Matthew

    Gianni

    Deep Sea Conservation Coalition

    Johan

    Gille

    Ecorys

    John

    Hanus

    JPI Oceans

    Rudy

    Helmons

    Delft University of Technology

    Steve

    Hodgson

    MRAG

    Paul

    Holthus

    World Ocean Council

    Robbert

    Jak

    IMARES

    Michael

    Jarowinsky

    MC Marketing Consulting

    Eszter

    Kantor

    Ecorys

    Stef

    Kapusniak

    Special Machine Developments Ltd

    Mohsen

    Kavian

    Private

    Steffen

    Knodt

    Aker Solutions

    Elvira

    Meurs

    Ecorys

    Roelof-Jan

    Molemaker

    Ecorys

    Rodney

    Norman

    IHC Mining B.V.

    Sven

    Petersen

    Geomar

    Eva

    Ramirez-Llodra

    NIVA

    Charles

    Roche

    Mineral Policy Institute

    Iain

    Shepherd

    European Commission

    Gerd

    Schriever

    Biolab Research Insitute

    Ulrich

    Schwarz-Schampera

    BGR

    Tracy

    Shimmield

    SAMS Research Services

    Kaiser

    Souza

    Oceanis Mineral International

    Alexander

    Steenbrink

    Boskalis

    Müller

    Toni

    TU Bergakademie Freiberg

    Henry

    Vallius

    Eurogeosurveys

    Joey

    van Elswijk

    Ecorys

    Henk

    van Muijen

    MTI Holland BV

    Marjan

    van Schijndel

    Ecorys

    Paul

    Vercruijsse

    DEME

    Philomene

    Verlaan

    Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology

    Helena

    Viegas

    European Commission

    Johannes

    Warnaars

    Blue Mining (MTI Holland)

    Michael

    Wiedicke-Hombach

    Bundesanstalt für Geowissenschaften u. Rohstoffe (BGR)

    Antje

    Wittenberg

    BGR

    Phil

    Weaver

    Seascape

     

    summary of kick-off meeting