Motorways of the Sea Western Mediterranean – Climate Action Programme 2020: The Way Forward
Questions over the ability of ports and shipping lines to respond efficiently and cost-effectively to the latest and potential future demands for “greener” transport based on reduced noxious emissions, the integration of the transport networks surrounding the Western Mediterranean and the development and extension of the existing and future corridors are key elements to Conference speakers. The conference will tackle the following issues:
Strategies for the period up to 2030 under the aegis of the Motorways of the Sea in the Western Mediterranean.
Ports and Shipping operations in terms of environmental protection: state of affairs, characteristics.
Ports and Ships operations in terms of energy efficiency: state of affairs, characteristics.
Reception of participants
Santiago Garcia-Milà, , Deputy Executive Director, Port of Barcelona
Mr. Francesc Carbonell, Union for the Mediterranean in charge of Transport & Urban Development
Keynote Speaker : Climate Action Program 2020, The Way Forward
Mr. Camille Bourgeon, Marine Environment Division, International Maritime Organisation (IMO)
Panel 1 : Building Mediterranean Network on Environmental issues and actions
Moderator: Mrs. Isabelle Ryckbost, Secretary General ESPO
Mr. Oscar Oliver, General Director CETMO
Mrs. Mercè Conesa, President of Port of Barcelona
Mr. Hassan ABKARI, Deputy Managing Director, TangerMED
Mr. Francesco Maria di Majo, Presidente dell’Autorità di Sistema Portuale del Mar Tirreno Centro Settentrionale è l’Avv.
Mr. Youssef Ben Romdhane, President OMMP
Mr. Paolo Emilio Signorini, Presidente dell’Autorità di Sistema Portuale del Mar Ligure occidentale
Mr. Abdelkrim Rezal, Directeur de la Marine Marchande et des Ports au Ministère des Travaux publics et des Transports
Panel 2 : Environmental issues for Shipping lines, opportunities and challenges
Moderator: Mrs.Pilar Tejo, Secretaria Técnica del Shortsea Promotion Centre – Spain
Mr. Emanuele Grimaldi, CEO Grimaldi Lines
Mr. Matteo Cattani, CEO GNV
Mr. Ali Ben Belgacem, President Compagnie Tunisienne de Navigation (CTN )
Mr. Ahcene Grairia, President Algérie Ferries
Mr. Juan Riva, President Grupo Suardiaz
Mr. Eduard Rodés, Director – Escola Europea Intermodal Transport
4 April 2019
Aula dels Estels – Terminal Drassanes