Call for extended abstracts

Call for extended abstracts

 

We invite submissions of extended abstracts of no more than 500 words.
Deadline Monday June 20, 2022.

 

‘Implementing “Fit for 55” – The right Logistics and Transport Infrastructure for a Net Zero-Carbon Future – The Nordics at the Helm?’ organized by INTERTRAN Research Group for Sustainable Law and Business

24-25 AUGUST 2022, SAVE THE DATE

In collaboration with the Finnish Swedish Chamber of Commerce (FINSVE), the INTERTRAN research group is organizing a two-day conference titled ‘Implementing “Fit for 55” – The right Logistics and Transport Infrastructure for a Net Zero-Carbon Future – The Nordics at the Helm?’ to take place in Helsinki on the 24th and 25th of August 2022 (https://www2.helsinki.fi/en/node/112819).

The conference is free of charge. You can register to join the conference here: https://elomake.helsinki.fi/lomakkeet/114732/lomakkeet.html

 

The first day of the two-day conference will be dedicated to the Nordic shipping industry and the practical influence of the “Fit for 55” package, and it will feature presentations by invited participants (https://www2.helsinki.fi/en/researchgroups/sustainable-law-and-business/the-conference-program-day-1)

 

The second day will be an academic conference featuring the following topics:

Climate Change – challenges and opportunities

Creating a sustainable physical infrastructure

Operational efforts towards net zero-carbon emissions in logistics and transport

Green financial instruments and economic incentives towards a net zero-carbon future

Digitalization of transport and mobility

 

The conference is open to scholars from different disciplines with a research interest in the topic (e.g. Law, Logistics, Economics).

We kindly invite submissions of extended abstracts of no more than 500 words.  Deadline is Monday June 20, 2022. Please find more detailed instructions for the extended abstract here: https://www2.helsinki.fi/en/node/110848 .

 

The conference is sponsored by Kulturfonden, HELSUS & ReNEW.