ICARUS Hybrid Workshop on Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF) Policies, 9 July 2024 - Presentations Available

ICARUS Hybrid Workshop on Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF) Policies, 9 July 2024 - Presentations Available

Date: 9 July 2024
Time: 10:30 – 16:30
Location: Premises of the European Commission DG RTD,Brussels
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The Workshop aimed to present and discuss the various policies on SAF with the objective to deliberate which policies and legislative actions facilitate the market uptake of SAF. A critical issue also discussed was the role of research and innovation in facilitating policy and market deployment of SAF.



     Workshop Agenda (PDF)
     Workshop Recording (available soon)
    Workshop Presentations

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      10:30 – 11:00
      Registration, coffee and Networking

      11:00 – 11:15
      Welcome and recognition of participant
      Mrs. Maria Georgiadou, DG RTD; Mrs. Myrsini Christou, CRES; Mr. Kyriakos Maniatis

      11:15 – 11:30
       Innovation in SAF technologies supporting policy
      Mrs. Maria Georgiadou, DG RTD

      11:30 – 11:45
       ICARUS in a snapshot
      Mrs. Myrsini Christou, CRES

      11:45 – 12:00
       Decarbonising aviation
      Dr. Preeti Jain, IATA

      12:00 – 12:15
       EU Aviation Policy
      Ms. Ewa Oney, DG MOVE

      12:15 – 12:45
      Panel discussion “The task of R&I in facilitating SAF market uptake”
      Moderator: Kees Kwant, NL Enterprise Agency
      Panellists: Mrs. Maria Georgiadou, Mrs. Myrsini Christou, Mrs. Preeti Jain, Ms. Ewa Oney

      12:45 – 13:30
      Lunch break and Networking

      13:30 – 13:45
       SAF Policies in Brazil
      Mr. Daniel Lira, Instituto Senai de Energias Renováveis, Brazil

      13:45 – 14:00
       SAF Policies in Canada
      Mr. Warren Mabee, Queen’s University, Kingston, Canada

      14:00 – 14:15
       SAF Policies in China
      Prof. Shizhong Li, Tsinghua University

      14:15 – 14:30
       SAF Policies in India
      Mr. Ramakrishna YB

      14:30 – 15:00
      Coffee break and networking

      15:00 – 15:15
       SAF Policies in UK
      Mr. Cato Sandford - Cerulogy

      15:15 – 15:30
       SAF Policies in US
      Dr Ling Tao, NREL, USA

      15:30 – 15:45
       SAF Policies - Comparative Analysis
      Mr. Kyriakos Maniatis, Consultant

      15:45 – 16:15
      Panel discussion “The role of Mission Innovation in enabling SAF deployment”
      Moderator: Kees Kwant, NL Enterprise Agency
      Panellists: Maria Georgiadou, Daniel Lira, Warren Mabee, Shizhong L, Ramakrishna YBi and Ling Tao

      16:15 – 16:30
      Conclusions and recommendations

      End of Workshop


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