CDRmare National Expert Forum

The CDRmare Expert Forum exchanges and consults on scientific findings from CDRmare, relevant socio-political developments, concerns of external experts, and external activities and reactions in the socio-political space where the contribution of CDRmare’s scientific expertise is important.

The CDRmare Expert Forum Marine CO2 Removal is a subforum of the Stakeholder Forum of the German Alliance for Marine Research (DAM) and serves the topic-related exchange between the DAM research mission “Marine Carbon Sinks in Decarbonisation Pathways” (CDRmare) and external experts.

Members of the CDRmare National Expert Forum marine CO2 removal

Bellona Germany
Dr. Allanah Paul and Dr. Georg Kobiela
Expertise: Climate protection

federal agency for nature conservation (BfN)
Dr. Heike Lippert and Kevin Dietz
Expertise: Human impacts, ecological issues in marine projects

Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)
Dr. Zage Kaculevski
Expertise: Coastal, marine and polar research

The Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Climate Action (BMWK)
Jörg Rüger
Expertise: Fundamental issues of climate protection and energy transition

Federal Ministry for the Environment and Consumer Protection (BMUV)
Dr. Manuela Krakau
Expertise: Marine Conservation

Federal Maritime and Hydrographic Agency (BSH)
Dr. Kai Trümpler and Ulrich Scheffler 
Expertise: Marine Spatial Planning

German Agency for International Cooperation (GIZ)
Dirk Walther
Expertise: Climate change and protection

German Environment Agency (UBA)
Dr. Ulrike Döring
Expertise: Marine Conservation

The Association of German Engineers (VDI)
Dr. Jochen Theloke
Expertise: Innovation, Energy & Climate Adaptation

World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF)
Dr. Finn A. Viehberg
Expertise: Biodiversity and marine conservation