Most of the Arctic, like most of the world, is commonly owned. With ownership comes the obligation to manage our resources for the benefit of the total. To do that, we must understand the reality, the richness, and the responsibility of the North.

– Governor Walter J. Hickel, Founder

4th annual Arctic Shipping North America Conference


Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland, St John’s * Wednesday 12 – Thursday 13 October 2011

**Institute of the North Top of the World Telegraph readers receive a special 20% discount**   VIP Code: FKT2243INWL

  • Get to grips with the strategic and environmental challenges for Arctic shipping
  • Determine what are the key prospects and r isks for Arctic Shelf developments
  • Discuss the impact of recent voyages along the Northern Sea Route on future trade routes
  • Understand the requirements for improvements in the Arctic marine infrastructure
  • Update on the progress towards ice navigator training
  • Examine the implications of planned offshore projects for the shipping industry
  • Analyse challenges to environment and local communities as the ice retreats
  • Hear first-hand from operators experienced in ice conditions, including Fednav, Shell and Technip

Registration Hotline: +44 (0)20 7017 5511