SBOIL Final Conference November 29th 2019

On November 29th 2019 the SBOIL final conference will take place in Rostock.

The conference will take place at the

Federal Maritime and Hydrographic Agency (BSH)

Neptunallee 5, 18057 Rostock, Germany

The conference is free of charge.

For Registration please E-Mail to

We are looking Forward to see you in Rostock.


0900 – 0930 Morning Coffee

0930 – 0940 Welcome (Prof. Saathoff – Universität Rostock)

0945 – 1015 Deepwater Horizon – Legacy and trends (Marcus Russel – Oil Spill Response Ltd.)

1015 – 1030 Introduction BioBind /SBOIL (Dr. Siewert – Universität Rostock)

1035 – 1100 The SBOIL Handbook (Prof. Dalaklis – World Maritime University)

1100 – 1120 Modelling sorbent application and recovery (Prof. Gucma – Maritime University of Szczecin)

1120 – 1220 Lunch Break

1225 – 1245 Table Top Exercise in an international context (WMU & MUS)

1250 – 1310 Practical Implementation of new spill response gear (Universität Rostock)

1310 – 1330 European Oil Spill Response Research Activities (Jorma Rytkönen, Development Manager, Finnish Environment Institute (SYKE))

1330 – 1400 Final Sum up and Discussion

from 1400 Gear Presentation

1900 Dinner (Place t.b.a.)



International Maritime Conference Organised at University of Turku tackled Oil Spill Response

An international conference on European maritime research was organised at the University of Turku on 24–25 September. In addition to maritime planning and the technology within, the speeches covered oil spill accident response. This included a presentation of SBOIL staff Professor Dimitrios Dalaklis from the World Maritime University.