Congress & Cruise News – Page 15

  • GPC Supporters

    Leading industry organisations confirm support for GreenPort Cruise 2017


    With cruise passenger numbers still on the increase and cruise terminals and associated infrastructure dealing with the consequences, leading associations such as MedCruise, Cruise Europe, CLIA (Europe), AssoPorti, Baltic Ports and ESPO will all be supporting the 5th edition, highlighting the importance of the event to the sector.

  • The design of the new terminal support structure will consider minimum disruption to the river hydrodynamics

    Efficient cruise terminal development


    The international engineering consultancy Ramboll has been appointed to lead a highly skilled technical team developing a new permanent cruise terminal facility on the UK’s River Mersey.

  • Kris Fumberger: “RightShip believes that through cross-industry collaboration we will have greater ability to effect the environmental and social impact of the global shipping industry”

    A collective voice in sustainability


    Safety and environmental risk expert, RightShip, is the latest company to join The Sustainable Shipping Initiative (SSI), the collective group working together to help create a more environmentally sustainable maritime industry by 2040.

  • Pompstation

    GreenPort Congress networking dinner venue confirmed


    2017 hosts, Port of Amsterdam, has confirmed that this year’s Conference Dinner will be held at the iconic Pompstation. The GreenPort Congress is renowned for its networking opportunities and this year’s event looks set to exceed all expectations.

  • Koen Overtoom

    Port of Amsterdam CEO confirmed to give keynote address at 2017 GreenPort Congress


    Koen Overtoom, CEO since December 2016, will share the ‘Sustainability ambitions and challenges of the port of Amsterdam’. The port of Amsterdam is one of the largest energy ports in Europe and delegates will learn about the port’s challenges but also its best practices. Book now to guarantee your ...

  • GPC Delegates

    New for 2017 - highly interactive programmes


    The 2017 GreenPort Cruise and GreenPort Congress programmes will feature interactive presentations, discussion sessions, working groups and more. With the aim of equipping participants with key learning points that will ultimately reduce costs, delegates will benefit from enhanced networking and knowledge sharing opportunities.

  • GPC Sponsorship

    Looking to reach port environmental decision makers?


    Manufacturers of emission reducing and cost saving equipment and solutions take note – our delegates are looking for solutions. Your presence at GreenPort 2017 will put your brand in front of the global port sector.

  • Port of Amsterdam Logo

    Port of Amsterdam's invitation to GreenPort Partners


    The ‘Port of partnerships’ looks forward to bringing all members of the port community together at the GreenPort events this October, to explore, share and work together, with the aim of all to become leading sustainable ports and terminals of the world.

  • Cruise&Congress 2017

    Leading industry organisations reconfirm support for Greenport 2017


    Each year, the GreenPort events are supported by a number of major industry organisations connected with ports and shipping whose members will benefit from discounts to attend. The 2017 GreenPort events – GreenPort Cruise and GreenPort Congress, will be hosted by the Port of Amsterdam from 10-13 October 2017. ...

  • GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2017

    GreenPort Congress – delivering a high calibre audience


    The 2016 GreenPort event saw nearly 200 attendees come together in Venice at a two-day technical conference, as well as a series of social events, designed to maximise the networking opportunities. Book your place now and save 20% with the early bird rate.

  • News

    Call for Papers


    GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2021: 20-22 October, Piraeus, Greece.This is the final call for submissions for the 16th Edition of the Green Port Cruise & Congress on 20-22 October 2021, hosted by Piraeus Port Authority.GreenPort Cruise & Congress brings together the whole port community and is a platform for the ...

  • GreenPort Cruise & Congress Call for Papers 2017

    Call for papers released for GreenPort 2017


    Entitled ‘Creating partnerships for sustainable development’ submissions are now invited for the GreenPort Cruise Conference and GreenPort Congress which will be hosted by the Port of Amsterdam from 10-13 October 2017.

  • Congress 2016

    Host port and 2017 dates confirmed!


    The final stages of the 2016 GreenPort Congress saw the Port of Amsterdam take over the baton as hosts of the 2017 GreenPort events. Delegates will be welcomed to Amsterdam from 10-13 October 2017.

  • Bremen, Moerdijk, and Tangier MED achieved PERS certification

    Ports get PERS certified


    The Ports of Bremen/Bremerhaven in Germany, Moerdijk, the Netherlands, and Morocco’s Tangier MED have achieved PERS certification.

  • Conference 2016

    Not able to be there? Download the papers and presentations here now!


    Download the detail from the 2016 GreenPort Cruise and GreenPort Congress – over 50 papers and presentations are now available, which includes keynote speeches and the working groups findings

  • Cruise 2016

    View videos of Cruise and Congress opening session from Venice


    If you weren’t able to be in Venice to witness this year’s keynote speakers, view them online here – includes President of the Port of Venice and CEO, Celestyal Cruises.

  • Inna Braverman: "Wave power is not as dependent on the weather as wind or solar power, tidal power is continuous and therefore more reliable"

    GreenPort Congress: The gap between policy and practice


    The second day of the GreenPort Congress served to highlight that there is a still a major gap between green policy and practice which needs to be addressed.

  • News

    Baltic leads the charge on green solutions at the GreenPort Congress 2016


    Stakeholders and representatives from the shipping and port sectors gathered in Venice, at the 10th edition of the GreenPort Congress. The Baltic Ports Organization was present at the event, to give an overview on how the Baltic ports’ handle new environmental regulations.

  • Congress Dinner 2016

    View videos of the GreenPort Congress Opening Session here!


    Watch footage of the President of Venice Port Authority, Undersecretary, Ministry of Environment, Land and Sea and many more, live from Venice.

  • Isabelle Ryckbost, ESPO, said that climate change should be at the forefront of the agenda of ports

    GreenPort Congress: Green strategy matters


    One size doesn’t fit all when it comes to green business strategy, that was the overarching theme of the first day of this year’s GreenPort Congress hosted by the Venice Port Authority.