Broadway House

Thursday 26th - Friday 27th September 2024

The Evolution of Biosecurity

This two-day event will bring together stakeholders from regulation, science, technical and industry community to debate and discuss emerging biosecurity topics. 

Hosted in London to coincide with MEPC 82, this in-person technical event is anticipated to attract a broad audience who will be travelling to London.  Attendee fees have been kept deliberately low to attract the biosecurity community wishing to discuss technical topics in a non-sales environment. 

Headline Topics
  • Port state control, enforcement and the experience building phase 
  • Ship operations in challenging water quality 
  • The changing role of the Ballast Water Management plan 
  • An amended BWM Convention – what lies ahead? 
  • Hull cleaning technology & equipment development 
  • Vessel operational profiles & influence on inspections 
  • Proactive & reactive hull cleaning 
  • Regulatory development – guidance & methods 

Call for presentations

If you have a technical paper that you wish to present at the event, please get in touch with the organisers with a proposal for your presentation.