/ Schedule

View all of our available sessions below and pick the ones you want to attend. We recommend that you register today to keep in the loop and be sure to add the timings to your calendars and not miss a thing!

/ Day one MONDAY 12 OCTOBER

7.00

am

(your local time)

IMPA SAVE 24-Hour Time-Zone Sustainability Run

Your nearest city park, beach, riverside

Kick-off day one by taking part in a worldwide movement! Join us on a 24-Hour Time-Zone sustainability run and share your videos and photos on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn or Instagram by using the hashtag #IMPASaveRun.

All registered runners who share images on social media using #IMPASaveRun will win a free reusable water bottle, which they can claim in person at any of our IMPA 2021 events, and will make it onto our ‘Wall of Heroes’ which will be on display at IMPA London 2021.

/ Day TWO TUESDAY 13 OCTOBER

11.00

am

-

12.00

noon

(CET)

Marine Stores Guide: New Developments

Online Session

The Marine Stores Guide team is back with brand new developments for the MSG data. Listen to the team giving you the lowdown on what’s new and what’s on the horizon, and get your questions answered.

/ Day Three Wednesday 14 OCTOBER

11.00

am

-

12.00

noon

(CET)

IMPA ACT and Responsible Business Conduct: A Discussion

Online Session

Sune Skadegaard Thorsen, CSR supremo and CEO of Copenhagen-based Global CSR, joins the IMPA ACT working group to answer questions and provide an in-depth update on the latest issues surrounding human rights in business,UN Guidelines and practical approaches to adopting a responsible supply chain management system.

14.00

am

-

14.30

(CET)

Introduction to the Marine Stewardship Council: Why, What, Where, How?

Online Session

More than three billion people depend on marine and coastal biodiversity for their livelihoods. Morten Fristrup joins us for a session that will make you think about the need to purchase differently and that will put the MSC back on our industry’s radar.

/ Day FOUR Thursday 15 OCTOBER

09.00

AM

-

10.00

AM

(CET)

The Danger of Plastic: The Future of Life Below and Above Water

Online Session

Ian Hutton, Naturalist, Curator at the Lord Howe Island Museum and Lecturer on plastic impact on the ecosystem joins us on the day to discuss how plastic can ruin whole ecosystems and how minimising our environmental impact can lead to a better life for animals below and above water.

11.00

am

-

12.00

noon

(CET)

The Battle Against Plastic, Part 2:

Alternatives to Plastic Water Bottles Onboard Vessels

Online Session

An esteemed panel of solution providers join us together with representatives of the IMPA SAVE council for a live Q&A session investigating one of the several solutions to the current global plastic waste crisis. Featuring an opportunity to ask questions, this session will delve into topics such as ROI, environmental impact, feasibility, and more.

/ Day Five Friday 16 OCTOBER

10.00

am

-

10.30

am

(CET)

IMPA Annual General Meeting 2020

Online Session

A member-only event lead by Susan Koefoed, IMPA CEO, and joined by the various project managers from the IMPA Secretariat Office, giving you the latest about your Association. Members, please send suggestions and items for discussion to salexander@impa.net on the 8th October 2020 at the latest.

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