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Carbon Workshop for Aircraft Operators

25 February 2016

Vertis is holding an EU ETS workshop for aircraft operators on 25 February in London.

If you want to 
  • learn or refresh your knowledge about EU ETS
  • talk to industry experts
  • exchange views with your industry peers
  • hear what’s coming next in the light of ICAO General Assembly and COP21.
Dont miss the opportunity to meet the leaders in Aviation sector at London Heathrow on 25 February 2016.

Confirmed speakers

  • Damien Meadows, Advisor, European Commission
  • Sarah Deblock, Policy Director, International Emissions Trading Association
  • Christoper Surgenor, Editor/Publisher, GreenAir Online
  • Julien Dufour, CEO, Verifavia
  • James Atkins, Chairman, Vertis
  • Bernadett Papp, Analyst, Vertis
  • David Baranyay, Sales Manager, Vertis
  • Rachel Burbidge, Climate Change Expert, Eurocontrol
  • Other speakers’ invitation is in process.

Planned topics

  • Where is ICAO with the GMBM?
  • What EU has to say after the ICAO General Assembly?
  • What’s the difference between a GMBM and a cap and trade system?
  • What are the recent developments of EU ETS, what’s coming next?
  • What shapes the carbon prices and what to do about it by crafting a trading plan?
  • What climate change does to aviation?
  • And many more…
For joining, please click here. There is a nominal participation fee of 150.00 euro per person to cover costs.  Any surplus will be spent on retiring CERs to make the world a better place.


9:00 Registration
9:30 James Atkins opens the workshop
        Sarah Deblock sets up the context for the EU – ICAO debate
        Christopher Surgenor presents the ICAO state of play and obstacles it faces
11:00 Coffee
11:30 Damien Meadows presents the EU’s position & expectations & implications of COP21
          Julien Dufour introduces the GMBM    
          Round table discussion with Sarah,Rachel,Christopher,Julien & Damian + Q&A 
12:30 Lunch
13:30 Edit Kiss introduces REDD+
          Rachel Burbidge presents what climate change causes to aviation
14:30 Coffee
15:00 Bernadett Papp gives an update on EU ETS market
          David Baranyay shows how to tackle shortage of allowances in EU ETS
16:00 Closing


Bath Road (A4), Hayes, Middlesex, UB3 5BP, United Kingdom
For participation, please kindly write to David Baranyay (david.baranyay@vertis.com)
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