Blue Limassol Forum 2023: Aligning Carbon Neutrality and Citizen Wellbeing

Frederick University announces this year’s Blue Limassol Forum, to be held on May 26, 16:00-19:00 at Frederick University, Limassol campus. The Forum is organized annually in collaboration with Limassol Municipality.

Blue Limassol Forum 2023 is jointly organized by Limassol Municipality and Frederick University's Department of Maritime Transport and Commerce under the theme: “Aligning Carbon Neutrality and Citizen Wellbeing”.

The Blue Limassol Forum is an annual event, established in 2020 by the Mayor of Limassol, Mr Nicos Nicolaides, with the aim to air key issues and initiatives directly linked to the Blue Economy and promote maritime and environmental awareness amongst local citizens.

Deputy Minister of Shipping of the Republic of Cyprus, Ms Marina Hadjimanolis, will address the Forum. Mayor of Limassol, Mr Nicos Nicolaides, Dean of Frederick University’s School of Business & Law, Prof. Eleni Hadjiconstantinou and Prof. Jean-Marc Ogier, Rector of La Rochelle Université and EU-CONEXUS Chair of Governing Board will address the Forum as well.

The Forum consists of presentations and panel discussions where speakers and participants from Cyprus and abroad will share and discuss the implementation of best practices and technologies related to carbon neutrality in coastal cities in harmony with Citizen Wellbeing. The Forum aims to inform delegates whilst engaging in active participation and opinion polling. The data collected will be used for current research and development in the framework of the EU Mission for 100 climate-neutral and smart cities by 2030, of which Limassol is one.

View the Blue Limassol Forum 2023 Agenda here

The Forum is organized as a hybrid event, conducted in English with simultaneous translation into Greek.

The physical Forum held at the Limassol campus of Frederick University, will be open to a limited number of in-person delegates. Registration will be on a first-come, first-served basis. Register here for physical attendance by May 23 (limited seats available). 

The Forum will also be streamed live online, to allow extensive participation of citizens of Limassol, the general public and international interest groups. Register here for online participation

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