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
Jan-Justus Andreas
Expertise: Climate protection


federal agency for nature conservation (BfN)
Dr. Heike Lippert
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)
Ilka Wagner
Expertise: Marine Conservation


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


Dr. Georg Kobiela
Expertise: Industry Transformation incl. Carbon Management and Interaction with CDR


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