Event Overview

Join AIJA, BIMCO (The Baltic and International Maritime Council) and IUMI (International Union of Marine Insurance) on Thursday, 14 March 2024, from 15:00 to 15:45 CET for the webinar “EU Emissions Trading System (EU ETS) – an overview of legal and insurance implications”

The Emissions Trading System (ETS) is a cornerstone of the EU’s policy to combat climate change. The scheme has been extended to include maritime transport emissions from 2024 onwards. Together with the monitoring, reporting and verification (MRV) of ships’ emissions it is one of the EU’s primary tools to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in maritime transport.

In this webinar three expert speakers will provide an overview of what the ETS is. The implications for the maritime industry, including contractual requirements, and the impact on marine insurers will be discussed to provide a better understanding of the new rules.

Participants will have an opportunity to ask questions during the Q&A session.

If you have any comments or queries prior to the session please send them to education@iumi.com.


Register HERE to attend. This webinar is free of charge.

Certificate of attendance:

A certificate to confirm participation in the live webinar is available upon request.


  • Hendrike Kühl, Policy Director, IUMI


  • Stinne Taiger Ivø, Deputy Secretary General, BIMCO

  • Hanna Vinje, Underwriter – Marine Hull and War London, AXA XL

  • Sinem Ogis, International Legal Counsel, Van Oord; Of Counsel, Türk P&I and Legal and Liability Committee member of IUMI, Transport Law member of AIJA.

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