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Sprott Planning & Environment to return to GreenPort Congress & Cruise

2022-09-29T10:48:00+01:00

Jason Sprott, Owner & Director, Sprott Planning & Environment will be running an interactive working group with Christopher Wooldridge, Science Coordinator EcoPorts EcoSLC, and Visiting Research Fellow, Cardiff University, UK on day 2 of GreenPort Congress, 19th October in Session 7 stream 2 - Achieving and demonstrating Sustainable Development in ...

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Kalmar confirm GreenPort Congress & Cruise sponsorship

2022-09-29T10:37:00+01:00

Offering the widest range of cargo handling solutions and services to ports, terminals, distribution centres and to the heavy industry, Kalmar have confirmed their attendance at GreenPort Congress & Cruise 2022 as one of the official sponsors.

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Green Corridors - A pathway to net zero

2022-09-29T10:36:00+01:00

Day one of GreenPort Congress & Cruise 2022 will feature a session discussing the rise of green shipping corridors and how ports can play their part.

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Silversea Cruises to present on the latest in sustainable cruise ships

2022-09-23T08:39:00+01:00

Roberto Bruzzone, Senior Vice President of Marine Operations, Silversea will be speaking on day 1 of GreenPort Cruise, 18 October in Session 2: What’s next for the cruise industry – taking a look at the latest in sustainable cruise ships. Roberto will be presenting on ‘The Nova Way: Silversea Cruises’ ...

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Learn from Port of Amsterdam at GreenPort Congress & Cruise 2022

2022-09-23T08:33:00+01:00

Jan Egbertsen, Manager Innovation, Port of Amsterdam will be presenting on Day 1 of GreenPort Congress, 18 October on ‘Clean shipping and the strategic role of port’ in which they will showcase their new vessel which will sail on NaBH4, a salt named sodium borohydride.

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Powering ships in port - On-shore power supply

2022-09-23T08:30:00+01:00

A panel discussion focusing on the Alternative Fuels Infrastructure Regulation and FuelEU Maritime aspect of ports & shipping having to have shore power facilities installed by 2030 will mark the end of Day 1 for GreenPort Congress & Cruise.

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Supporter delegate discount still available

2022-09-15T16:02:00+01:00

With only 5 weeks to go don’t forget to benefit from one of the delegate discounts if you are a member of one of GreenPorts supporter associations. Are you a member of ESPO/ECOPORTS, FEPORT, IAPH, IWSA or BALTIC PORTS ORGANIZATION? Then take advantage of your member discount.

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ESPO to launch 2022 Environmental Report at GreenPort Congress & Cruise

2022-09-15T15:36:00+01:00

Valter Selén, Senior Policy Advisor for Sustainable Development, ESPO will be delivering a keynote on Day 2 of GreenPort Congress, 19 October on ESPO’s 2022 Environmental Report.

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One month to go: are you ready?

2022-09-15T14:28:00+01:00

Are you joining key senior decision makers at GreenPort Congress & Cruise 2022?

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Port of Seattle to talk on world’s first cruise-led green corridor

2022-09-12T09:47:00+01:00

Ryann Child, Environmental Program Manager, Port of Seattle will be speaking on day 1 of GreenPort Cruise, 18 October in Session 3 Sustainable cruise projects in aid of being carbon neutral by 2050. Ryann will be presenting on ‘Exploring a Maritime Green Corridor to Alaska: Early lessons on building a ...

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Book your accommodation for GreenPort Congress & Cruise

2022-09-12T09:05:00+01:00

GreenPort Congress & Cruise 2022 has secured a range of hotels in the centre of Bruges for delegates attending the conference.

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Join leading industry experts at GreenPort Congress & Cruise

2022-09-12T08:56:00+01:00

GreenPort Congress & Cruise taking place on the 18-20 October 2022 at the newly built Bruges Meeting & Convention Centre (BMCC), a sustainable venue in the heart of Bruges - book now and get connected!

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Sponsorship Opportunities at GreenPort Congress & Cruise

2022-08-19T11:23:00+01:00

Promote your brand profile to shipping lines, ports, terminal operators, and logistics professionals at GreenPort Congress & Cruise.

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Learn from NABU at GreenPort Congress & Cruise

2022-08-19T10:05:00+01:00

Malte Siegert, Head Environmental Policy, Naturschutzbund Deutschland (NABU) will be speaking on day 1 of GreenPort Congress, 18 October in Session 1 Fuel & energy provision for shipping & cruising. Malte will be presenting on ‘Challenges and chances of ’green’ fuels.’

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What’s on at GreenPort Congress & Cruise?

2022-08-19T09:43:00+01:00

The host port Antwerp-Bruges is the global leading port for import and export of new vehicles through its Zeebrugge operation. Zebrugge port also co-ordinates nearly 400,000 cruise passengers from 150 ships to Bruges each year. The port of Antwerp is the second biggest shipping port in Europe annually handling more ...

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Learn from Royal HaskoningdDHV at GreenPort Congress & Cruise

2022-08-04T13:05:00+01:00

Alex Ruijs, Senior Consultant Electrical Power & Energy, Royal HaskoningDHV will be speaking on day 2 of GreenPort Congress, 19th October in Session 6 – Ports/Terminals: Transitioning to Clean Fuels – The key Steps. Alex will be presenting on ‘An integral view on green energy for ports and marine applications’.

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Stay in the Centre of Bruges for GreenPort Congress & Cruise

2022-08-04T12:46:00+01:00

GreenPort Congress & Cruise 2022 has secured a range of hotels for delegates attending the conference.

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FEPORT Reaffirmed as Keynote and Supporter of Greenport Congress & Cruise

2022-08-04T12:19:00+01:00

FEPORT’s Secretary General, Lamia Kerdjoudj-Belkaid is confirmed as opening keynote for Day 2 presenting on How terminals are monitoring their emissions.

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North Sea Port to Speak at GreenPort Congress & Cruise

2022-07-21T09:20:00+01:00

Daan Schalck, CEO, North Sea Port confirmed as a speaker at GreenPort Congress on the 18th October 2022.

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GreenPort Congress & Cruise confirmed to take place at Bruges Meeting & Convention Centre, Bruges

2022-07-21T08:04:00+01:00

Hosted by Port of Antwerp-Bruges the 17th GreenPort Congress & Cruise is due to take in Bruges at the Bruges Meeting & Convention Centre (BMCC) on 18-20th October 2022.

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GreenPort Congress & Cruise Programme to Feature in GreenPort Summer Issue

2022-07-21T08:00:00+01:00

Look out for the GreenPort Congress & Cruise Programme in the summer issue of GreenPort. Hosted by the Port of Antwerp-Bruges, GreenPort Congress & Cruise will take place from 18-20 October in Bruges, Belgium.

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Port of Dover to Talk at 17th Greenport Congress & Cruise

2022-07-08T08:57:00+01:00

Megan Turner, Environment and Sustainability Manager at the Port of Dover confirmed as a speaker at GreenPort Congress on the 19th October 2022.

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International Windship Association Reaffirm Support of Greenport Congress & Cruise

2022-07-08T08:36:00+01:00

The ‘International Windship Association’ (IWSA) is a growing, member driven association that is encouraging, advising and advocating for the use of wind propulsion technologies in the shipping industry.

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IOTICS Confirmed as Speaker at Greenport Congress & Cruise

2022-07-08T08:32:00+01:00

Ali Nicholl, Head of Engagement, IOTICS confirmed as speaker at GreenPort Congress & Cruise 2022.

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Shift Clean Energy to Talk at 17th GreenPort Congress & Cruise

2022-06-29T15:37:00+01:00

Brent Perry, CEO, Shift Clean Energy confirmed as a speaker at GreenPort Congress on the 19th October 2022.

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GreenPort Congress & Cruise to Take Place in Bruges

2022-06-29T15:31:00+01:00

Hosted by Port of Antwerp-Bruges the 17th GreenPort Congress & Cruise is confirmed to take place in Bruges on 18-20th October 2022.

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MSC Cruises Confirmed as Speaker at GreenPort Congress & Cruise

2022-06-29T15:26:00+01:00

Linden Coppell, Sustainability Director, MSC Cruises confirmed as speaker at GreenPort Congress & Cruise 2022.

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A.P. Moller – Maersk confirmed as Keynote

2022-04-28T11:35:00+01:00

Capt Sameer Bhatnagar, Sr Decarbonisation Integration Manager - Decarb Business Development & Innovation, A.P. Moller – Maersk confirmed as keynote speaker at GreenPort Congress & Cruise

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Provisional programme released

2022-04-28T11:33:00+01:00

The provisional programme for GreenPort Congress & Cruise 2022 is out now! Hosted by the Port of Antwerp-Bruges, GreenPort Congress & Cruise will take place from 18-20 October in Bruges, Belgium.

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GreenPort Congress host Ports of Antwerp and Zeebrugge join forces

2022-04-28T11:25:00+01:00

The merger of Port of Antwerp and Port of Zeebrugge has cleared the remaining regulatory hurdles with the official launch date 28th April. This date marks a world port of the future in the making and a bonus year for GreenPort Congress & Cruise.

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International Association of Ports And Harbors reaffirm support of Greenport Cruise & Congress

2022-03-31T10:36:00+01:00

The International Association of Ports and Harbors (IAPH) was formed in 1955 and over the last sixty years has grown into a global alliance representing over 180 members ports and 140 port related businesses in 90 countries.

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Book your delegate space now

2022-03-31T10:19:00+01:00

You can now book your space for the 2022 GreenPort Cruise & Congress conference hosted by Port of Zeebrugge. This will be the 17th addition and will take place 18-20 October 2022 in Bruges.

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GreenPort Cruise & Congress provisional programme to feature in GreenPort spring issue

2022-03-31T10:14:00+01:00

Look out for the GreenPort Cruise & Congress Provisional Programme in the spring issue of GreenPort. Hosted by the Port of Zeebrugge, GreenPort Cruise & Congress will take place from 18-20 October in Bruges, Belgium

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Siemens returning as sponsors

2022-03-07T11:19:00+00:00

We are delighted to confirm Siemens returning as sponsors for the 17th Greenport Cruise & Congress being hosted by the Port of Zeebrugge from 18-20 October 2022.

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ESPO & ECOPORTS– Reconfirmed supporter

2022-03-07T10:56:00+00:00

The European Sea Ports Organisation is the principal interface between European seaports and the European institutions and its policy makers. They will once again be supporting GreenPort Cruise & Congress.

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What to expect at GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2022

2022-03-07T07:26:00+00:00

GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2022 will take place from 18-20 October 2022 in Bruges, and will be hosted by Zeebrugge, one of the world’s foremost roll-on/roll-off deep-sea container ports.

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Call for papers – final call for submitting your abstract

2022-02-03T12:38:00+00:00

This is the final call for submissions for the 17th Edition of the Green Port Cruise & Congress on 18-20 October 2022, hosted by Port of Zeebrugge.

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Sponsorship Opportunities are available now

2022-02-03T12:23:00+00:00

Do you want to promote your company to the right audience at the right time? Whether you’re in in environmental planning, logistics, shipping or terminal management this is the forum for you.

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Save 20% When you book for GreenPort Cruise & Congress today!

2022-02-03T09:02:00+00:00

The limited-time early bird discount is now available. You can save 410€ when you book your delegate space, only costing you €1,640€.

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Limited time remaining to submit your abstract for GreenPort Cruise and Congress 2022

2022-01-06T09:19:00+00:00

Don’t delay! You have just two weeks to submit your abstract and secure a place on the programme for GreenPort Cruise & Congress, hosted by Port of Zeebrugge from 18-20 October 2022.

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GREENPORT CRUISE & CONGRESS: TOPICS RELEASED

2021-12-21T11:36:00+00:00

Submissions are now invited for the 2022 GreenPort Cruise & Congress, hosted by Port of Zeebrugge from 18-20 October 2022.

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DOWNLOAD THE PAPERS AND PRESENTATIONS FROM GREENPORT CRUISE & CONGRESS 2021

2021-12-03T11:23:00+00:00

Over 40 expert speakers from the world’s leading companies in the ports, terminals, renewable energy, shipping, fuels, technology and policy sectors presented at this year’s conference.

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PORT OF ZEEBRUGGE: GREENPORT CRUISE & CONGRESS HOST PORT 2022

2021-12-03T11:20:00+00:00

Port of Zeebrugge, one of the world’s foremost roll-on/roll-off deep-sea container ports, will host the 17th Greenport Congress from 18-20 October 2022.

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POSITIVE FEEDBACK FOR GREENPORT CRUISE & CONGRESS 2021 IN PIRAEUS

2021-12-03T09:53:00+00:00

GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2021 hosted by the Port of Piraeus met or exceeded the expectations of the majority of delegates and speakers, according to responses received from the online Survey.

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GREENPORT PORT TOUR ORGANSED BY PORT OF PIRAEUS AND HELLENIC ENVIRONMENTAL

2021-10-28T10:52:00+01:00

The final day of GreenPort Cruise and Congress concluded with a technical tour of the Port onboard ELENA F a small passenger ferry.

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GREENPORT 2021 WELCOME RECEPTION

2021-10-28T10:50:00+01:00

The host’s of this year’s GreenPort Cruise & Congress, Port of Piraeus hosted the Welcome Reception which took place on the rooftop garden of the Athens Marriott Hotel on 19 October 2021.

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GREENPORT CRUISE & CONGRESS DAY 2 ROUNDUP

2021-10-28T10:46:00+01:00

Shore power is growing in ports and resulting emissions reduction is driving adoption rapidly.

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LNG REMAINS RELEVANT

2021-10-21T14:36:00+01:00

LNG remains a core fuel that is cautiously being invested in by one cruise industry operator.

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CONFERENCE DINNER HOSTED BY PORT OF PIRAEUS

2021-10-21T14:31:00+01:00

Delegates at day one of GreenPort Cruise & Congress attended the conference dinner last night at The Yacht Club of Greece, the leading yachting institution in the country.

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GP CONGRESS: GRAB GREEN SOLUTIONS

2021-10-21T10:44:00+01:00

There has never been a more critical time for ports to harness green solutions as the race for investment in future fuels and decarbonisation accelerates.

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5 DAYS TO BOOK YOUR SPACE AT GREENPORT CRUISE & CONGRESS

2021-10-15T14:15:00+01:00

Join senior decision makers and environmental managers at GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2021 next week in Athens.

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YOUR EXCLUSIVE INVITATION FROM THE PORT OF PIRAEUS

2021-10-15T14:11:00+01:00

Delegates attending the combined conference on 20 and 21 October at this year’s GreenPort Cruise & Congress are invited to attend the Port Tour on Friday 22 October.

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LEARN ABOUT POSEIDON-MED II AND NEW PRACTICES IN LNG

2021-10-15T14:05:00+01:00

The boost of LNG marine may be a key to enhance the sustainability of port areas, protecting health of population and cultural heritage.

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PORT OF PIRAEUS TO TALK ABOUT DIGITALISATION

2021-10-07T13:46:00+01:00

Dimitris Spyrou, EU Projects Consultant, Strategic Planning & Marketing dpt, Piraeus Port Authority will be delivering a presentation on Day 2 of GreenPort Congress on 21st October in Piraeus, Greece on Digitalization tools and technologies to support environmental sustainability in ports: the GREEN C-PORTS and PIXEL projects.

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HAMBURG PORT CONSULTING PRESENTING ON HYDROGEN

2021-10-07T13:40:00+01:00

Lars Martin Greiner, Associate Partner Responsible for MEA Region, Hamburg Port Consulting will be presenting virtually on Day 1 of GreenPort Cruise & Congress on 20th October on the role of ports in the hydrogen supply chain.

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2 WEEKS TO GO! JOIN IN PERSON OR VIRTUALLY

2021-10-07T13:40:00+01:00

Will you be joining senior decision makers at GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2021, held at the 5 star Marriot Athens Hotel, Greece?

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IAPH & WSP TO PRESENT ON DECARBONISATION AND DIGITALISATION AT GREENPORT

2021-09-23T13:37:00+01:00

Antonis Michail, WPSP Technical Director, International Association of Ports and Harbours (IAPH) will be delivering a keynote on Day 2 of GreenPort Congress on 21st October in Piraeus, Greece.

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KEYNOTE ADDRESS BY FEPORT’S SECRETARY GENERAL

2021-09-23T13:35:00+01:00

Lamia Kerdjoudj-Belkaid, Secretary General, FEPORT will be opening Day 2 of GreenPort Cruise & Congress on 21st October in Piraeus, Greece.

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SUPPORTER DELEGATE DISCOUNT STILL AVAILABLE

2021-09-23T13:34:00+01:00

With only 4 weeks to go don’t forget to benefit from one of the delegate discounts if you are a member of one of GreenPorts supporter associations. Are you a member of ESPO/ECOPORTS, FEPORT, IAPH, IWSA or CRUISE EUROPE? Then take advantage of your member discount.

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ANTIPOLLUTION TO PRESENT AT GREENPORT CRUISE & CONGRESS ON PORT RECEPTION FACILITIES

2021-09-17T13:32:00+01:00

Stelios Karampelas, Head of Port Reception Facilities, Antipollution will be speaking at GreenPort Cruise, 20th October in Session 2 - A sustainable future: developments in Green Cruise Terminal Projects. Stelios will be presenting on Best environmental practices in port reception facilities

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LEARN ABOUT SHOREPOWER FROM CAVOTEC AT GREENPORT CRUISE

2021-09-17T12:19:00+01:00

Laurent Dupuis - VP Product Management ShorePower, Cavotec will be presenting in Session 2 of GreenPort Cruise - A sustainable future: developments in Green Cruise Terminal Projects on 20th October in Piraeus, Greece.

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DID YOU MISS GREENPORT LIVE AUSTRALIA?

2021-09-17T12:13:00+01:00

If you didn’t have an opportunity to join us at GreenPort Live Australia don’t worry it is now available on demand!

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2021-09-09T12:05:00+01:00

Automated mooring substantially reduces harmful emissions in Helsinki city center.

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SUPPORTER DELEGATE DISCOUNT AVAILABLE

2021-09-02T11:58:00+01:00

Benefit from one of the delegate discounts if you are a member of one of GreenPorts supporter associations. Are you a member of ESPO/ECOPORTS, FEPORT, IAPH, IWSA or CRUISE EUROPE? Then take advantage of your member discount.

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LEARN FROM HAMBURG PORT AUTHORITY AT GREENPORT CONGRESS

2021-09-02T11:57:00+01:00

Jochen Homann, Environmental Advisor, Hamburg Port Authority will be presenting on Day 2 of GreenPort Congress, 21st October in session 5 - Powering Ports - Energy Efficiency Improvements And On-Shore Power Supply on OPS for container ships: Hamburgs first step toward Zero Emission at Berth.

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NABU TO PRESENT AT GREENPORT CRUISE & CONGRESS

2021-09-02T11:45:00+01:00

Malte Siegert, Head Environmental Policy, Naturschutzbund Deutschland (NABU) will be speaking on day 1 of GreenPort Congress, 20th October in Session 1 - Greening of Ports and Shipping including alternative fuel projects. Malte will be presenting about Ammonia as an alternative fuel.

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STAY WITH ATHENS MARRIOTT FOR GREENPORT CRUISE AND CONGRESS

2021-08-26T11:45:00+01:00

GreenPort Cruise and Congress 2021 has reserved a limited number of rooms at the nearby Athens Marriott.

ROYAL HASKONINGDHV TO PRESENT AT GREENPORT CRUISE & CONGRESS

2021-08-26T11:43:00+01:00

Alex Ruijs, Senior Consultant Electrical Power & Energy, Royal HaskoningDHV will be speaking on day 2 of GreenPort Congress, 22nd October in session Session 5 – Powering Ports - Energy efficiency improvements and on-shore power supply. Alex will be presenting about local renewable power generation and energy efficiency measures in ...

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ESPO TO LAUNCH 2021 ENVIRONMENTAL REPORT AT GREENPORT CONGRESS

2021-08-26T11:38:00+01:00

Valter Selén, Senior Policy Advisor for Sustainable Development, ESPO will be delivering a keynote on Day 2 of GreenPort Congress, 21st October on ESPO’s 2021 Environmental Report.

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TRANSPORT COMMUNITY TO PRESENT AT GREENPORT CRUISE & CONGRESS

2021-08-12T11:37:00+01:00

Kristijan Lezaic, Desk Officer for Waterborne Transport, Transport Community will be speaking on day 1 of GreenPort Congress, 20th October in session Session 2 – Sustainable development - local and global initiative for common advantage.

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LEARN ABOUT SUSTAINABLE FINANCE FROM PORT OF NEWCASTLE AT GREENPORT CRUISE & CONGRESS

2021-08-12T11:36:00+01:00

Jackie Spiteri, Senior Manager ESG, Port of Newcastle will be delivering a keynote on Day 2 of GreenPort Congress, 21st October on the topic of successfully obtaining sustainability financing.

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CAVOTEC TO SPEAK AT GREENPORT CRUISE & CONGRESS IN PIRAEUS

2021-08-12T11:35:00+01:00

Nicklas Vedin, Global Product Manager, MoorMaster™ at Cavotec confirmed as a speaker at GreenPort Congress on the 21st October 2021.

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PORT OF AVEIRO PRESENTING AT GREENPORT CRUISE & CONGRESS 2021

2021-07-29T11:33:00+01:00

Maria Manuel Cruz, Environmental Manager, Port of Aveiro confirmed as a speaker at GreenPort Congress on the 20th October 2021.

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INTRODUCING HELLENIC ENVIRONMENTAL CENTRE S.A AS SPONSORS OF THE 16TH GREENPORT CRUISE & CONGRESS

2021-07-29T11:32:00+01:00

Taking the opportunity to put their name in front of all Greenport delegates, Hellenic Environmental Centre S.A (HEC) have sponsored the lanyards.

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CLECAT TO SPEAK AT GREENPORT CRUISE & CONGRESS IN PIRAEUS

2021-07-29T11:31:00+01:00

Nicolette van der Jagt, Director-General, CLECAT confirmed as a speaker at GreenPort Congress on the 21st October 2021.

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DELEGATE DISCOUNTS AVAILABLE FOR MEMBERS OF CRUISE EUROPE

2021-07-15T11:29:00+01:00

Are you a member of Cruise Europe? If so you can take advantage of your member discount.

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PEMA TO MODERATE AT GREENPORT CRUISE & CONGRESS IN PIRAEUS

2021-07-15T11:27:00+01:00

Pat O’Leary, Head of Technology, PEMA - Port Equipment Manufacturers Association confirmed as a moderator at GreenPort Congress on the 21st October 2021.

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GREENPORT LIVE IS GOING TO AUSTRALIA

2021-07-15T11:24:00+01:00

GreenPort Live is taking its webinar series to Australasia with the mission of driving up sustainability.

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CRUISE EUROPE TO SPEAK AT GREENPORT

2021-07-01T08:53:00+01:00

Captain Michael McCarthy, Chair, Cruise Europe confirmed as a speaker at GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2021.

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SUPPORTER DELEGATE DISCOUNT AVAILABLE

2021-07-01T08:53:00+01:00

Benefit from one of the delegate discounts if you are a member of one of GreenPorts supporter associations. Are you a member of ESPO/ECOPORTS, FEPORT, IAPH, or IWSA? Then take advantage of your member discount.

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GREENPORT CRUISE & CONGRESS PROGRAMME RELEASED

2021-07-01T08:53:00+01:00

The final line-up for GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2021 is out now! Hosted by the Port of Piraeus, the largest port in Greece, GreenPort Cruise & Congress will take place from 20-22 October!

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GREENPORT LIVE AUSTRALIA IN ASSOCIATION WITH PORT OF NEWCASTLE

2021-06-18T12:07:00+01:00

Driving principles of sustainability

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GISGRO TO SPEAK AT GREENPORT CRUISE & CONGRESS

2021-06-10T15:17:00+01:00

Ville Mäkeläinen, CBDO, GISGRO confirmed as a speaker at GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2021.

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FINAL CHANCE TO GET 20% OFF GREENPORT CRUSE & CONGRESS

2021-06-10T15:16:00+01:00

Planning to attend GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2021? Don’t forget to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount which closes on 16th June.

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GREENPORT CRUISE & CONGRESS PROGRAMME TO FEATURE IN GREENPORT SUMMER ISSUE

2021-06-10T15:15:00+01:00

Look out for the GreenPort Cruise & Congress Programme in the summer issue of GreenPort. Hosted by the Port of Piraeus, GreenPort Cruise & Congress will take place from 20-22 October in Piraeus, Greece.

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KALMAR TO SPEAK AT GREENPORT CRUISE & CONGRESS

2021-05-20T11:53:00+01:00

Mette Kjems Bærentzen, Product Portfolio Manager, Counterbalanced Container Handlers, Kalmar confirmed as a speaker at GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2021.

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CAVOTEC CONFIRMED AS GOLD SPONSOR FOR THE 16TH GREENPORT

2021-05-20T11:53:00+01:00

We are delighted to confirm Cavotec as the Gold Sponsor at the 16th GreenPort Cruise & Congress being hosted by the Piraeus Port Authority.

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WALLENIUS WILHELMSEN & MSC CRUISES CONFIRMED AS KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

2021-05-20T11:53:00+01:00

Roger Strevens, VP, Global Sustainability, Wallenius Wilhelmsen and Linden Coppell, Sustainability Director, MSC Cruises confirmed as keynote speakers at GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2021.

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ROYAL HASKONINGDHV TO SPEAK AT GREENPORT CRUISE & CONGRESS

2021-05-06T13:36:00+01:00

Caroline Price, Director of Green Ports, Royal HaskoningDHV, confirmed as a speaker at GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2021.

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EARLY BIRD OFFER CLOSING SOON

2021-05-06T13:36:00+01:00

Planning to attend GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2021? Take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount on the delegate rate.

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PROVISIONAL PROGRAMME RELEASED!

2021-05-06T13:36:00+01:00

The provisional programme for GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2021 is out now! Hosted by the Port of Piraeus, GreenPort Cruise & Congress will take place from 20-22 October in Piraeus, Greece.

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BENEFIT FROM EARLY BIRD: SAVE 20% WHEN YOU BOOK FOR GREENPORT

2021-04-08T10:14:00+01:00

Book now on our website with code ''early'' to save up to €390, limited time remains!

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CALL FOR PAPERS REMINDER: SUBMIT YOUR ABSTRACT BY 15TH APRIL

2021-04-08T10:14:00+01:00

Don’t miss the opportunity to represent your company on the GreenPort Cruise & Congress Piraeus 2021 programme. Call for papers closes next week!

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INTRODUCING ROYAL HASKONINGDHV AS SPONSORS OF THE 16TH GREENPORT

2021-04-08T10:07:00+01:00

We are delighted to confirm Royal HaskoningDHV as one of our sponsors at the 16th GreenPort Cruise & Congress being hosted by the Piraeus Port Authority.

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CALL FOR PAPERS – FINAL CALL FOR SUBMITTING YOUR ABSTRACT

2021-03-25T08:56:00+00:00

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.

Introducing Siemens as sponsors of the 16th Greenport Cruise & Congress

Introducing Siemens as sponsors of the 16th Greenport Cruise & Congress

2021-01-28T09:43:00+00:00

We are delighted to confirm Siemens as one of our sponsors at the 16th Greenport Cruise & Congress being hosted by the Piraeus Port Authority.

INFORM confirms Silver sponsorship for Greenport Congress

INFORM confirms Silver sponsorship for Greenport Congress

2021-01-21T10:12:00+00:00

INFORM specialises in AI and optimization software, and have confirmed their return as sponsors of GreenPort Congress 2021.

GreenPort LIVE 2020

Thank you to those who joined us for the first GreenPort Live

2020-11-13T10:31:00+00:00

An expert online discussion panel took place on Tuesday 10 November featuring the 2020 Environmental Report from ESPO.

Piraeus Port to host GreenPort Congress 2021

Piraeus Port Authority: GreenPort Cruise & Congress Host Port 2021

2020-09-22T10:13:00+01:00

The largest port in Greece, Piraeus Port Authority, will host the 16th Greenport Congress from 20-22 October 2021.

What can delegates expect this year?

What to expect at GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2021

2020-06-04T09:39:00+01:00

GreenPort Cruise & Congress will now take place from 20-22 October 2021, in Piraeus, home to the largest port in Greece and one of Europe”s largest ports.

GPC rescheduled to 2021

New dates announced for GreenPort Congress

2020-06-03T08:50:00+01:00

As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic and its likely impact, we have rescheduled GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2020 to now take place from 20-22 October 2021. The location will remain Piraeus, Greece.

Is LNG the future?

Is LNG the future for cruise?

2020-04-07T09:19:00+01:00

Both Cruise and Port stakeholders attend GreenPort Cruise & Congress to show the key role they play in sustainable shipping and debate the use of alternatives such as battery, LNG and shore power.

What can delegates expect this year?

What to expect at GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2020

2020-04-07T09:19:00+01:00

GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2020 will take place from 14-16 October 2020 just outside Athens, in Piraeus, home to the largest port in Greece and one of Europe”s largest ports.

Hyster set to sponsor

Hyster set to sponsor the next edition of GreenPort Congress

2020-04-07T09:19:00+01:00

Hyster, leading global suppliers of materials handling equipment, are set to return once again as sponsors of GreenPort Congress 2021.

Just one week left to submit an abstract or register your interest in speaking

Call for papers closes tomorrow

2020-02-27T11:53:00+00:00

You have just one day left to submit your abstract and secure a place on the programme for GreenPort Cruise & Congress, taking place from 14-16 October 2020.

Just one week left to submit an abstract or register your interest in speaking

Just one week left to secure a speaking slot

2020-02-21T13:12:00+00:00

You have just one week to submit your abstract and secure a place on the programme for GreenPort Cruise & Congress, taking place from 14-16 October 2020.

2020 sponsorship opportunities available now!

GreenPort Cruise & Congress Sponsorship

2020-02-21T13:09:00+00:00

Do you want to promote your company to the right audience at the right time? Whether you’re in environmental planning, logistics, shipping or terminal management this is the forum for you.

GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2020 will take place from 14-16 October 2020

Date for your diary: GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2020

2020-01-22T15:40:00+00:00

GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2020 will take place from 14-16 October 2020 in Athens, Greece.

Over 60 papers and presentations available to download

You can still download the papers and presentations from GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2019

2019-12-10T14:59:00+00:00

Over 50 expert speakers from the world’s leading companies in the ports, terminals, renewable energy, shipping, fuels, technology and policy sectors presented at this year’s conference.

We can all learn from small ports

Small ports take big steps for sustainability at GreenPort Congress 2019

2019-10-31T11:56:00+00:00

During the closing session of GreenPort Congress 2019, small ports showcased the steps they have been taking to tackle emissions and build operational environmental awareness with limited resources.

Hear from the experts at GPC

What did the experts say at GPC 2019?

2019-10-31T11:56:00+00:00

A selection of videos and photos from GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2019, hosted by Port of Oslo, are now available to view on the website.

Download available now!

Did you miss GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2019? Download available now!

2019-10-31T11:56:00+00:00

Benefit from the fantastic line up of GreenPort speakers after the event. The papers and presentations from this year’s conference are now available to download from the conference website.

Tom Strang, SVP maritime affairs at Carnival, speaking at GreenPort Congress Photo: Rebecca Jeffrey/Mercatormedia

Day one round-up

2019-10-17T14:26:00+01:00

Both cruise and port stakeholders showed they are playing a key role in sustainable shipping at GreenPort Cruise and Congress 2019.

2019 Conference dinner hosted by Port of Oslo

Conference Dinner hosted by Port of Oslo

2019-10-17T14:24:00+01:00

Delegates at day one of GreenPort Cruise & Congress attended the conference dinner last night at Tjuvholmen Sjømagasin, a restaurant specialising in fish and seafood in the heart of Oslo.

Did you miss day 1?

Did you miss day one of GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2019?

2019-10-17T14:21:00+01:00

GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2019, hosted by Port of Oslo kicked off yesterday at the Felix Conference Centre, Oslo, Norway.

Meet our sponsors

Meet Conductix-Wampfler at GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2019

2019-10-11T09:52:00+01:00

Conductix-Wampfler, a leading supplier of mobile energy supply and data transmission systems, joins the list of confirmed sponsors of GreenPort Congress 2019.

Less than one week to go!

Conference starts next week

2019-10-11T09:47:00+01:00

Are you joining over 200 senior decision makers at GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2019? There are only five days left to book!

Dirk Kronemeijer to speak on day 2

Making the market for sustainable marine fuels at GreenPort Cruise & Congress

2019-10-11T09:42:00+01:00

Dirk Kronemeijer, CEO and Founder of Port of GoodFuels and the GoodShipping Programme will take part in a panel discussion on day two of GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2019.

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Your exclusive invitation from the Port of Oslo

2019-10-08T08:19:00+01:00

Delegates attending the combined conference on 16 and 17 October at this year''s GreenPort Cruise & Congress are invited to attend the Port Tour on Friday 18 October.

Solutions for small ports will be explored

Solutions for small ports

2019-10-02T08:54:00+01:00

A panel discussion featuring case studies from small ports will mark the end of GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2019.

Port of London to speak

Port of London Authority preparing for the energy transition

2019-10-02T08:51:00+01:00

Robin Mortimer, Chief Executive of Port of London Authority will take part in a panel discussion on day two of GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2019.

SANY confirm sponsorship

SANY confirm sponsorship

2019-10-02T08:48:00+01:00

SANY, one of the world’s leading heavy equipment manufacturers, joins the list of confirmed sponsors of GreenPort Congress 2019.

One month to go until GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2019

One month to go: are you ready?

2019-09-19T11:39:00+01:00

Are you joining over 150 senior decision makers at GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2019?

Emilie Dehu, Communication and Sustainable Development Manager at Ecoslops confirmed to speak.

Speaker confirmed: Emilie Dehu

2019-09-19T11:38:00+01:00

Emilie Dehu, Communication and Sustainable Development Manager at Ecoslops will take part in session 3 during the Congress stream on day on one of this year''s conference.

Excluisve offer for Norwegian ports!

Two days left for exclusive Norwegian ports discount

2019-09-19T11:37:00+01:00

Ports in Norway - don''t forget your 30% discount. Norwegian ports are eligible for an exclusive 30% discount, saving up to €568.50 on delegate bookings at this year''s GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2019 until 20 September.

Hyster

Network with Hyster at GreenPort Congress 2019

2019-09-12T09:35:00+01:00

Hyster is the leading global supplier of materials handling equipment and are returning as sponsors once again at the 2019 edition of GreenPort Cruise & Congress.

Nils Kemme, Associate Partner and Port Operations Consultant at HPC Hamburg Port Consulting GmbH confirmed to speake.

Speaker Confirmed: Hamburg Port Consulting

2019-09-12T09:35:00+01:00

Nils Kemme, Associate Partner and Port Operations Consultant at HPC Hamburg Port Consulting GmbH will speak on day one of GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2019.

This year's Port Tour will be held on board the MS Kongen

Don’t miss it: get more from this year's Port Tour

2019-09-12T09:35:00+01:00

This year''s Port Tour is hosted by the Port of Oslo on board the MS Kongen. Join fellow delegates, speakers and sponsors as well as special guests from Norwegian Port businesses on day three of GreenPort Congress 2019.

Swarco to speak and sponsor

Swarco to share experience on day two

2019-09-05T12:50:00+01:00

Swarco, sponsors of GreenPort Congress 2019, will be joining leading speakers on day two of GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2019.

Low carbon future for cruise

Low-carbon future in the cruise industry: Yoshioka Tatsuya

2019-09-05T12:50:00+01:00

Yoshioka Tatsuya, Founder and Director of Peace Boat Group, Japan’s largest cruise organisation, will speak on day one of GreenPort Cruise 2019.

Calling Norwegian ports!

Norwegian Ports save 30% for a limited time

2019-09-05T12:50:00+01:00

Ports in Norway are eligible for our exclusive 30% discount, saving up to €568.50 on delegate bookings at this year''s GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2019 for a limited time.

Yilport Oslo confirmed as speakers

Speaker Confirmed: Yilport Oslo

2019-08-21T16:27:00+01:00

Maiken Solemdal, Commercial Manager at Yilport Oslo will speak on day two of GreenPort Congress 2019 covering the topic of how short sea shipping can compete with road trucks.

Siemens reconfirm sponsorship

Siemens reconfirm sponsorship

2019-08-15T16:11:00+01:00

The Siemens Energy Management Division, Erlangen, Germany, is one of the leading global suppliers of products, systems, solutions, and services for the economical, reliable, and intelligent transmission and distribution of electrical power.

Policy speakers at GPC 2019

Policy focus at GreenPort Cruise & Congress

2019-08-15T16:10:00+01:00

The final programme for GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2019 is available online now! The conference will take place at the Felix Conference Centre, Oslo, Norway, from 16-18 October.

Port of Oslo to host Port Tour

Port of Oslo to host MS Kongen port tour

2019-08-15T16:10:00+01:00

Delegates at this year’s GreenPort Congress will have the opportunity to take part in the Port Tour, hosted by the Port of Oslo on day three of GreenPort Congress 2019.

Final programme released

Final programme released!

2019-08-13T10:47:00+01:00

The final line-up for GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2019 is out now! Hosted by the Port of Oslo, the 2019 European Green Capital, GreenPort Cruise & Congress will take place from 16-18 October at the Felix Conference Centre, Oslo, Norway.

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International Windship Association

2019-07-22T14:48:00+01:00

Supporting Association

Welcome video - a guide to the Port of Oslo

Welcome to GreenPort 2019 from the Port of Oslo

2019-07-18T16:17:00+01:00

Ingvar Mathisen, Port Director and CEO speaks about the Port of Oslo’s ambitions to become the world’s most effective and environmentally-friendly city port.

Port of Seattle to speak

Speaker confirmed: Port of Seattle

2019-07-18T11:51:00+01:00

Alex Adams, a Senior Environmental Programme Manager at the Port of Seattle will be speaking at GreenPort Congress 2019 on 17 October.

Fjords legislation to feature on programme

Legislation and cooperation session to focus on Norwegian case study

2019-07-18T11:51:00+01:00

The updated programme for GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2019 is available online now! The conference will take place at the Felix Conference Centre, Oslo, Norway, from 16-18 October.

Envirosuite reconfirm sponsorship

Envirosuite reconfirm sponsorship

2019-07-18T11:50:00+01:00

EnviroSuite, a powerful SaaS platform, are returning as sponsors to the 2019 edition of GreenPort Cruise & Congress.

Yoshioka Tatsuya

Yoshioka Tatsuya

2019-07-09T09:13:00+01:00

Yoshioka Tatsuya is Founder and Director of the Peace Boat Group, Japan’s largest cruise organization. Founded in 1983, Peace Boat is a thriving social business that has organized over 100 voyages, including 68 around-the-world cruises. Peace Boat combines commercial cruise elements with lifelong learning, and innovative people-to-people exchange ...

What to expect from GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2019

2019-07-02T12:48:00+01:00

GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2019 will take place from 16-18 October 2019. Never been to GreenPort before or not sure what to expect? Take a look at our conference guide!

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Bunkerspot

2019-06-21T10:55:00+01:00

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Last day to save!

Last day to save over €370 with early bird

2019-06-21T10:24:00+01:00

Today is your last chance to book your place for GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2019 hosted by the Port of Oslo and save 20%.

Two weeks left to save!

Just two weeks left to save 20% with early bird discount

2019-06-06T14:26:00+01:00

Have you booked your place for GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2019 hosted by the Port of Oslo? Book before 21 June and save 20%.

High Tech Solutions

Technology experts to discuss high tech solutions

2019-06-06T14:25:00+01:00

Day two of GreenPort Congress 2019 will feature a technology session discussing high tech green on-board and landside solutions.

IMO to open conference

IMO to open conference

2019-06-06T14:23:00+01:00

Sveinung Oftedal, IMO Negotiator for Norway, will discuss the future of zero emissions for ports, terminals and ship operators.

Provisional Programme out now!

Provisional programme released!

2019-05-10T09:26:00+01:00

The provisional programme for GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2019 is out now! Hosted by the Port of Oslo, the 2019 European Green Capital, GreenPort Cruise & Congress will take place from 16-18 October at the Felix Conference Centre, Oslo, Norway.

Hyster join sponsors

Hyster join list of confirmed sponsors for GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2019

2019-04-18T16:22:00+01:00

Hyster is the leading global supplier of materials handling equipment and are returning as sponsors once again at the 2019 edition of GreenPort Cruise & Congress.

Swarco

Swarco confirm sponsorship

2019-03-21T16:17:00+00:00

SWARCO port solutions have confirmed their sponsorship of GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2019 hosted by Port of Oslo from 16-18 October.

Early bird open now!

Benefit from early bird: Save 20% when you book for GreenPort Cruise & Congress today

2019-02-21T12:06:00+00:00

Take advantage of the limited time early bird discount, savings of up to €379 available for early bookings!

Sponsorship available now

Sponsorship opportunities available now

2019-01-31T12:04:00+00:00

Do you want to promote your company to the right audience at the right time? Whether you’re in environmental planning, logistics, shipping or terminal management this is the forum for you.

Host port update

New shore power facility contributes to lower climate gas emissions

2019-01-11T16:29:00+00:00

Host port update: Providing ferries with shore power, Port of Oslo is becoming a zero emissions port.

Time is running out to submit your GPC 2019 abstract

Last chance to get on the programme for GreenPort Oslo 2019

2019-01-08T16:38:00+00:00

Don’t miss the opportunity to represent your company on the GreenPort Cruise & Congress Oslo 2019 programme. Call for papers closes Friday!

Call for papers closes in the new year

Limited time remaining to submit your abstract for GreenPort Cruise and Congress 2019

2018-12-13T16:08:00+00:00

Don’t delay! Submissions are now invited for the 2019 GreenPort Cruise & Congress, hosted by Port of Oslo from 15-18 October 2019.

Call for papers released

GreenPort Oslo 2019 – Call for papers out now

2018-11-28T16:41:00+00:00

Submissions are now invited for the 2019 GreenPort Cruise & Congress, hosted by Port of Oslo from 16-18 October 2019.

Did you miss it?

Did you miss it? GreenPort Congress 2018 download available now!

2018-11-02T11:22:00+00:00

Benefit from the fantastic line up of GreenPort speakers after the event. The papers and presentations from this year’s conference are still available to download from the conference website, plus the 2019 call for papers has been released. Submit an abstract now!

Port of Oslo would be the hosts of the 2019 GreenPort Cruise & Congress Europe

NEW: 2019 host port revealed!

2018-10-18T12:12:00+01:00

The Port of Valencia, GreenPort Europe’s 2018 host port handed over to the 2019 European hosts during the conference dinner which took place at the Edificio del Reloj on 17 October 2018 after the first day of GreenPort Congress.

Day one of GreenPort Congress featured sessions

GreenPort Congress day one round-up: discussions, debates and dinner

2018-10-18T12:12:00+01:00

Day one of GreenPort Congress featured sessions on policy, challenges ahead, cost and efficiency in terminals and lastly a workshop offering a chance for the audience to take a view on the measurement and reduction of emissions, a topic that has featured heavily throughout the conference so far.

GreenPort Congress 2018 was opened

GreenPort Congress 2018: opening session

2018-10-18T12:12:00+01:00

GreenPort Congress 2018 was opened by an expert panel of port professionals who shared their views on the key factors affecting sustainability measures in ports.

Congress starts on 17 October

What to expect on day one of GreenPort Congress

2018-10-16T22:51:00+01:00

GreenPort Congress kicks off at 08:50 on Wednesday 17 October 2018 at the Port Authority of Valencia main building.

Edificio del Reloj

GreenPort 2018 Welcome Reception

2018-10-16T22:51:00+01:00

The Welcome Reception for this year’s GreenPort Congress took place at the Edificio del Reloj on 16 October 2018 following another successful GreenPort Cruise.

Opening session

GreenPort Cruise 2018 Opening Session

2018-10-16T22:51:00+01:00

GreenPort Cruise 2018 was opened by Michael McCarthy, Chairman of Cruise Europe, who touched upon the goals and priorities for cruise ports in the near future. McCarthy was joined by Valeria Mangiarotti, Director of Environmental Issues at Medcruise and Francesc Sanchez the Port of Valencia General Manager.

GPC plastic free

A plastic free GreenPort Congress 2018

2018-10-05T11:56:00+01:00

The 2018 edition of the GreenPort Cruise & Congress conference Europe will not be welcoming any plastic.

Top Supporters

Only the best support GreenPort

2018-09-24T11:53:00+01:00

World leading port associations and accreditation bodies with portfolio’s representing ports and terminals from across the globe ensure GreenPort remains a top international event.

Reduce costs and maximise efficiency

Congress: 10 ways to reduce costs and maximise terminal efficiency

2018-09-24T11:53:00+01:00

Terminal operators will discuss the proven environmental management techniques they use in daily terminal operations.

Balearia to feature at GP Cruise

Cruise: Pioneering operator features on Cruise programme

2018-09-24T11:53:00+01:00

Balearia, operators of the first LNG ferries will highlight terminal environmental factors in Valencia.

Meet the right people at GreenPort Valencia

What can GreenPort Valencia do for you?

2018-09-11T14:26:00+01:00

This year’s host port, the Port of Valencia, is the leader in container traffic within the Mediterranean basin.

Green technology crucial for ports

Congress: The best and brightest in green technology

2018-09-11T14:25:00+01:00

Ports and industry innovation showcase to close GreenPort Congress.

Cruise news: big players open conference

Cruise: Regional and European Players open the conference

2018-09-11T14:23:00+01:00

The European Sea Ports Organisation, Port of Valencia and MedCruise will all feature in GreenPort Valencia’s welcome session.

Envirosuite to sponsor

Interested in environmental management in ports?

2018-09-07T09:43:00+01:00

If you offer real-time environmental monitoring in the port environment, why not join EnviroSuite at GreenPort 2018.

Interactive session

Interactive session to close day one of GreenPort Congress

2018-09-06T10:08:00+01:00

Delegates will have the opportunity to join the discussion on measuring and reducing air pollution and GHG emissions in our interactive workshop.

Save with our supporters

Save with our supporters

2018-09-06T09:59:00+01:00

World leading port associations and accreditation bodies are offering unique opportunities to save on delegate rates at GreenPort 2018.

Heading to Valencia?

Heading to Valencia in October for GreenPort?

2018-09-06T09:47:00+01:00

Here is all you need to know about accommodation and networking during the packed four-day event.

Siemens sign up for GreenPort

Siemens to exhibit at GreenPort Cruise & Congress

2018-08-24T11:21:00+01:00

Siemens will be placing themselves in front of over 180 senior decision makers in the ports and terminals sector at GreenPort 2018.

Programme released

Final programme released

2018-08-23T12:15:00+01:00

Over 48 leading industry professionals are speaking at GreenPort 2018, sharing best practice and exemplary case studies in the port and terminal sector. Are you joining them?

Be in the right place at the right time

Do business in the right place at the right time

2018-08-15T13:41:00+01:00

There are just two months to go until GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2018, hosted by the Port of Valencia, and there is still time to secure a sponsorship package and maximise your exposure at this year’s event!

Final chance to save 20%

Two days left to save 20%

2018-08-15T13:41:00+01:00

The early bird discount ends at midnight on 16 August so if you haven’t booked your delegate place for GreenPort Cruise & Congress yet, do so today to claim your early bird discount!

Responding to policy measures

How are ports and terminals responding to policy measures?

2018-08-15T13:41:00+01:00

Delegates at GreenPort Congress will hear case studies from global ports and terminal operators on the implementation of alternative fuels and schemes to limit air and noise emissions.

Early bird ends soon

Last chance to save 20% - Early Bird discount ends in 1 week!

2018-08-08T16:52:00+01:00

If you haven’t booked your delegate place for GreenPort Cruise & Congress yet, do so today to claim your early bird discount! This week is your last chance to save 20% on delegate places for GreenPort Cruise, GreenPort Congress or the combined conference package.

Opening session

Congress: Port industry leaders set the scene for the two-day Congress in Valencia

2018-08-03T11:20:00+01:00

Global port influencers will discuss the future policy implications for ports, liners and terminal operators to kick-off Green Port Congress 2018.

Valenciaport Foundation join GP Cruise

Cruise: Valenciaport Foundation join the confirmed speakers at GreenPort Cruise 2018

2018-08-03T11:20:00+01:00

Antonio Torregrosa joins the discussions on Cruise-port – city – commercial port relationships this October in Valencia.

Port Tour details released

Limited places remain for the Port Tour

2018-08-03T11:20:00+01:00

GreenPort Congress 2018 will once again culminate with the port tour, a strong favourite with delegates year on year.

GreenPort programme released

Provisional programme released

2018-07-23T14:43:00+01:00

Would your port benefit from learning how to profit from green initiatives? The provisional programme for GreenPort Cruise & Congress has been finalised and is now available to view online.

Supporters signing up

Supporters signing up for GreenPort Valencia

2018-06-25T12:17:00+01:00

Key industry bodies such as the European Sea Ports Organisation and the International Windship Association have reaffirmed their support of GreenPort Congress for the 2018 edition to be held in Valencia.

LNG bunkering in Valencia

Host port update: Port of Valencia bunkering operation first

2018-06-25T12:07:00+01:00

Valenciaport has taken a step further in its policy of reducing emissions, especially those of ships docked at the Port of Valencia; which will bring immediate improvements in the air quality of the surrounding neighbourhoods.

GP programme topics released

Your final chance to be part of this exciting programme

2018-06-25T12:07:00+01:00

The topics on the programme at this year’s GreenPort Valencia have been confirmed and the programme will focus on the theme of ‘Profiting from green initiatives’.

Kalmar confirm lanyard sponsorship

Kalmar confirm GPC sponsorship

2018-06-08T10:35:00+01:00

Offering the widest range of cargo handling solutions and services to ports, terminals, distribution centres and to the heavy industry, Kalmar have confirmed their attendance at GPC Valencia 2018 as one of the official sponsors.

Call for papers ends soon!

Have you submitted an abstract yet?

2018-04-19T11:22:00+01:00

There’s just one day left to submit your abstract for the 14th GreenPort Congress taking place at the Port of Valencia from 16-19 October 2018.

sponsors

Brand exposure to key port environmental decision makers

2018-03-06T11:58:00+00:00

Manufacturers of pollution reducing and cost saving equipment take note – our delegates are looking for solutions. Your presence at GreenPort 2018 will put your brand in front of 200 senior management from the global environmental port sector.

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Valencia is on the agenda!

2018-03-06T11:56:00+00:00

Port of Valencia is Spain’s leading Mediterranean port in terms of commercial traffic due to its dynamic area of influence. Known as the ‘maritime gateway’ for production and consumer goods to and from the entire Iberian Peninsula, the port also offers extensive network connections to major world ports including America ...

CFP

Greenport Valencia 2018 - Call for papers released

2018-03-06T11:48:00+00:00

Entitled ‘Developing Greenports today and for the future” submissions are now invited for the 2018 GreenPort Congress and Cruise Conference, hosted by the Valencia Port Spain from 16-19 October 2018.

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GreenPort Cruise & Congress goes to Port of Valencia for 2018

2018-02-07T14:18:00+00:00

Celebrating the 14th GreenPort Cruise & Congress, the next European edition of the event will be hosted by The Port of Valencia from October 16 to 19 2018.

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Positive feedback for GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2017 at Amsterdam

2017-10-24T09:29:00+01:00

GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2017 hosted by the Port of Amsterdam met or exceeded the expectations of the majority of delegates and speakers, according to responses received so far from the online Survey.

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Recognition for the Port of Baltimore for its environmental efforts

2017-10-19T12:56:00+01:00

The Port of Baltimore has been recognized for its environmental efforts for several years and recently named a green supply chain partner by inbound Logistics magazine for its environmental efforts and especially with regards to the Ports Dray truck replacement programme.

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Destination Baltimore, USA!

2017-10-19T12:56:00+01:00

R. Earl Lewis, Deputy Secretary, Planning and Enterprise Services, from the Maryland Department of Transportation, Baltimore USA, rounded up GreenPort Congress 2017 in Amsterdam with an inspiring video portraying the 2018 destination for GreenPort Congress Americas in May.

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Do you want to be part of the GreenPorts are Smart Ports at the 2018 Greenport Congress in Baltimore?

2017-10-19T12:55:00+01:00

Still time to submit an abstract synopsis together with a biography and photograph.

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Port expansion and development role play public stakeholder meeting

2017-10-16T10:24:00+01:00

Day 2 of the 2017 Greenport Congress kicked off with a very well presented and acted scenario of a public meeting discussing the pros and cons of a future development at a fictitious port. Speakers and delegates were given roles far from their usual official duties and participated with strong ...

Delegates attending the final afternoon of GreenPort Congress gained insights into a number of different strategies for improving supply chain transparency and sustainability.

Supply chain transparency and sustainability key topics at GreenPort Congress 2017

2017-10-16T10:24:00+01:00

Delegates attending the final afternoon of GreenPort Congress gained insights into a number of different strategies for improving supply chain transparency and sustainability.

Port Tour 2017.

Port Tour takes a look at the new sea lock in Ijmuiden, Amsterdam

2017-10-16T10:24:00+01:00

After boarding the ‘Koningin Emma’ delegates were informed on the new large sea lock being constructed at the entrance of the North Sea Canal at Ijmuiden, that will provide access to the Amsterdam Port region.

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GreenPort Congress Dinner 2017

2017-10-12T09:49:00+01:00

Another exceptional venue for the GreenPort Congress dinner - Pompstation, Zeeburgerdijk 52, 1094 AE Amsterdam saw a packed dining room with delegates from all corners of the globe rubbing shoulders and establishing new friendships and professional contacts.

Lamia Kerdjoudj-Belkaid, Secretary General, FEPORT continued with a Keynote speech on the 4th Industrial Revolution.

Bottom up Approach

2017-10-12T09:49:00+01:00

ECOPORTS network remains committed and proactive on the environmental issues and continues its forward looking approach.

For more information contact the Events team on +44 (0) 1329 825335 or email congress@greenport.com.

"Let's take action to find a solution for the Global Challenge”

2017-10-12T09:49:00+01:00

A high calibre panel of individuals set the scene for Day One of the GreenPort Congress 2017, hosted by the Port of Amsterdam on 11 October.

SDG

GreenPorts Materiality and SDG’s Survery – please take part!

2017-10-05T17:12:00+01:00

Be part of the action at GreenPort Cruise and Congress by spending just 5 minutes to complete this confidential online survey.

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Make a date with GreenPort Amsterdam

2017-10-02T15:11:00+01:00

Hot topics to be explored associated with ‘everyday’ challenges of a Port Industry

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GreenPort Cruise & Congress – setting a new standard

2017-10-02T15:10:00+01:00

This year we have some exciting new additions to the programme with an inspiring role play session.

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GreenPort Congress - a truly international conference

2017-10-02T15:09:00+01:00

Don’t miss this unique opportunity to network, discuss and exchange ideas with professional experts with first- hand experience from ports and terminals from across our oceans.

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A few places left on the GreenPort Congress and Cruise Conference

2017-09-28T14:38:00+01:00

The GreenPort Congress and Cruise Conference is supported by leading industry organisations who promote the event to members and the sector as a whole. In return, their members are entitled to a discount to attend.

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Only 9 working days left to book you place on the innovative GreenPort Conference for 2017

2017-09-26T09:30:00+01:00

Hurry up and book your place at Greenport Congress and Cruise 2017 Amsterdam. Hosted by the Port of Amsterdam you can expect a compact and engaging programme for both GreenPort Cruise on the 10th and GreenPort Congress on 11th and 12th October.

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Sustainable development goals which ones match your expertise and interest?

2017-09-26T09:29:00+01:00

The 17 Sustainable Development Goal (SDG’s) adopted in 2015 by 193 UN member countries will be a prominent part of the discussions during the afternoon of the 11th at GreenPort Congress.

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Getting the buy-in of all port users

2017-09-22T09:20:00+01:00

How are ports improving the adequacy of the waste reception facilities available, and making sure that ships deliver their waste to these facilities?

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Networking opportunities

2017-09-22T09:20:00+01:00

Fantastic networking and knowledge sharing opportunities are only available at our conference and all included in your delegate package.

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Port of Amsterdam named favourite cruise destination

2017-09-22T09:20:00+01:00

Amsterdam has been named by cruise passengers as the favourite cruise destination in Western Europe and Britain for the second consecutive year.

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GreenPort Congress Makes a Surprise Debut at this Year’s Conference and Cruise.

2017-09-19T16:30:00+01:00

This years GreenPort Congress in Cruise has promised to be the best yet and now we are expecting a mystery event debut? What exactly do the organisers have planned and how will it affect the Cruise and Congress?

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Last chance for sponsorship and branding opportunities

2017-09-12T14:12:00+01:00

Be part of the initiatives of GreenPort with sponsorship and make sure your brand is out there reaching our captive audience at the conference with representation from the industry professionals including port authorities, environmental managers, shipping operators and terminal operators.

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GreenPort Congress set for Port of Baltimore - American edition dates set for May 16-18, 2018

2017-09-12T09:50:00+01:00

September 2017 Fareham UK – Mercator Media Ltd in Europe, the producer of the highly regarded GreenPort Congress and Cruise Conference, has announced the inaugural American edition is to be hosted by the Helen Delich Bentley Port of Baltimore, the Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) and the Maryland Department of ...

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Sponsors of GreenPort identify Environmental Sustainability

2017-09-12T09:41:00+01:00

Come and meet our sponsors at GreenPort Congress and Cruise on 10 to 13 October at the NH Barbizon Palace Hotel, Hosted by the Port of Amsterdam.

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Infrastructure investment is essential for the future of Ports in Europe.

2017-09-12T09:36:00+01:00

Ever more frequently we are hearing that ports must be able to provide the necessary infrastructure to meet the challenging economic demands and at the same time address the environmental concerns while keeping pace with evolving technological advancements

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2012 Welcome Reception sets the tone!

2017-09-05T16:38:00+01:00

The networking started at the welcome reception and continued all week. The venue was the beautiful Vielle Charite located in the heart of the Panier, Marseille.

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Greenport Congress and Cruise Hosted by the Port of Amsterdam

2017-09-04T14:51:00+01:00

The Port of Amsterdam, host of this year’s GreenPort Congress and Cruise, is one of the world’s most important logistics hubs.

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Environmental Challenges - a key discussion point in our interactive Workshops.

2017-09-04T14:50:00+01:00

Environmental challenges that ports need to solve, as well as balancing expectations with regulatory requirements, will be addressed at the GreenPort Congress in Amsterdam.

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Port development meeting

2017-08-25T15:43:00+01:00

Taking place on day two of the GreenPort Congress, this public meeting will see many well-known port professionals take on roles well outside their comfort zone. The aim will be to highlight the views and concerns of all interested parties and the impact the development will have on the ...

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Environmental initiatives at the Port of Barcelona

2017-08-25T14:39:00+01:00

As one of Europe’s busiest hubs for cruise traffic and tourism, the Port of Barcelona is no stranger to sustainability pressures. With ever larger vessels scheduling calls, there is growing concern regarding the local environmental impacts of the cruise sector, from air emissions to waste disposal and more. Book ...

Port Tour

Port Tour to take in new sea lock at Ijmuiden

2017-08-25T14:37:00+01:00

After boarding the ‘Koningin Emma’ delegates will be informed about the new large sea lock being constructed at the entrance of the North Sea Canal at Ijmuiden, that will provide access to the Amsterdam Port region.

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Unique ‘Idea Lab’ to debut at GreenPort Congress

2017-08-25T14:30:00+01:00

In the current global (business) arena organisations and other collaborative teams need to find new ways to develop and grow. This unique Idea Lab, will accelerate ideation & innovation through experience based learning, insights and action with young energetic innovators. Book your place to join this unique experiment.

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Emissions reducing or cost-saving solution?

2017-08-22T11:49:00+01:00

Sponsorship packages for the 2017 GreenPort Cruise Conference and GreenPort Congress are being snapped up quickly. With RightShip confirmed as Gold sponsor for the third year running, take up for this year’s event, which will feature highly interactive programmes, is high.

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GreenPort Cruise enjoys support of leading organisations

2017-08-22T11:48:00+01:00

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.

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Creating partnerships for sustainable development

2017-08-22T11:48:00+01:00

The 2017 GreenPort Congress will cover Port-City Integration, Sustainability reporting, Creating the port of the future, Port expansion and development, Impact of the energy transition, Carbon footprinting and creating responsible supply chains – can you afford not to be there. Book now to join port practitioners from across the ...

Pompstation

Interactive programme compliments networking initiatives

2017-08-17T10:28:00+01:00

As well as the Conference Dinner, at the iconic Pompstation, and the Welcome Reception, held at Dudok aan ''t IJ in the Port HQ Port, a ‘Speakers’ Corner’ will give participants the opportunity to carry on discussions and networking with presenters from each session.

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Host Port’s Cruise Director to give Welcome Address

2017-08-17T10:19:00+01:00

Alma Prins’ address, entitled ‘Growth of cruise: blessing or curse’ will take a snapshot of the benefits for the city and region, whilst also taking into consideration the challenges for sustainable development, that this continued growth brings.

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Keynote speakers share sustainability experiences from outside the maritime sector

2017-08-17T10:14:00+01:00

Jan Peter Balkenende, former Prime Minister of the Netherlands, partner of corporate responsibility at EY, and chair of the Dutch Sustainable Growth Coalition, will set the scene at this year’s GreenPort Congress whilst Denise Pronk, will share her vision on sustainability at the Royal Schiphol Group. Book now to ...

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GreenPort Congress: becoming more international

2017-08-11T10:49:00+01:00

With still more than two months to go, delegates from across the world, including Australia, Malaysia and Africa, as well as from far and wide across Europe have already confirmed their places. Book now to join them for a highly innovative and interactive programme offering unbeatable knowledge sharing and ...

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Port of Amsterdam on its way to largest solar farm in the region

2017-08-11T10:12:00+01:00

Port of Amsterdam is aiming for a substantial greening of the energy supply in its region. It therefore intends to install 100,000 m2 (17 MW) of solar panels on buildings in the port area by 2020. That will make the port area the largest solar farm in the region.

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PRF Directive revisions to be presented at GreenPort Cruise

2017-08-11T09:58:00+01:00

Anna Bobo Remijn, European Commission, Directorate-General for Mobility and Transport, Maritime Safety Unit, will present the Commission’s proposal during a session dedicated to Port Reception Facilities (PRF). Book now to find out how the revisions could affect you.

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GreenPort Congress Dinner to celebrate 20 years of EcoPorts!

2017-08-11T09:53:00+01:00

With the GreenPort Congress having evolved from the EcoPorts annual conference, it is particularly fitting that the EcoPorts anniversary should be recognised and celebrated at the Networking Dinner, kindly hosted by the Port of Amsterdam. Book now for exceptional networking opportunities

Interactive carbon footprinting workshop

Interactive carbon footprinting workshop to feature at GPC 2017!

2017-08-11T09:37:00+01:00

Delegates will benefit from learning how shippers, terminal operators and port authorities can align their methods and responsibilities on carbon footprinting to reduce CO2 emissions and avoid duplications thus also saving time and money. Book your place at the 2017 GreenPort Congress to find out more.

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Discounts available for supporting associations’ members

2017-08-02T12:45:00+01:00

The GreenPort events are supported by leading industry organisations who promote the event to members and the sector as a whole. In return, their members are entitled to a discount to attend. Check the list here and contact the organisers for details of the special rates available.

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Industry specialists lined up to speak at GreenPort Cruise

2017-08-01T16:32:00+01:00

Participants at this year’s Cruise Conference will gain a wealth of knowledge from experts on topics dealing with the impact the continued growth of the cruise sector has on ports and local communities. Book your place now to find out more.

Ports of the future

Creating the port of the future

2017-08-01T16:32:00+01:00

Through a series of short presentations, conversations and working group tasks, practical solutions to everyday and future challenges for ports and terminals will be explored in the second of two Working Groups. Book your place now to join in the conversation.

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Making the energy transition

2017-08-01T16:32:00+01:00

With the Paris Agreement climate targets requiring the need to keep climate change within agreed limits, many ports will need to make drastic reductions in carbon emissions. The Port of Rotterdam Authority intends to develop the Port of Rotterdam into the heartland of the energy transition. Join the GreenPort ...

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Chairman, ESPO Cruise and Ferry Port Network, to give GP Cruise keynote address

2017-07-28T09:49:00+01:00

In 2014 ESPO signed a strategic cooperation agreement with representatives from cruise ports including Cruise Baltic, Cruise Europe, Cruise Norway, MedCruise and Cruise Britain, with the aim of establishing ESPO as the official voice of the cruise and ferry port authorities when dealing with the EU.

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Role-play session to feature industry professionals

2017-07-28T09:44:00+01:00

In a unique experiment, that will take the form of a public meeting, the objective will be to highlight the views and concerns of all interested parties and the impact the development of a port might have on the community. The outcome of the meeting will be voted on ...

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New networking initiatives introduced to 2017 GreenPort Congress

2017-07-27T14:45:00+01:00

As well as the Conference Dinner, at the iconic Pompstation, and the Welcome Reception, held at Dudok aan ''t IJ in the Port HQ Port, a ‘Speakers’ Corner’ will give participants the opportunity to carry on discussions and networking with presenters from each session.

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Last chance to save 20% - Early bird discount ends today!

2017-07-13T16:54:00+01:00

The GreenPort Cruise & Congress early bird discount ends today! This is your last chance to save 20% on delegate places for GreenPort Cruise, GreenPort Congress or the combined conference package.

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Cruise port infrastructure initiatives to feature at GP Cruise

2017-07-12T12:07:00+01:00

The second session at GP Cruise will see industry specialists from PIANC, MedCruise and Amsterdam’s Passenger Terminal impart their specialist knowledge on developing cruise ports sustainably.

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Working group to focus on SDGs

2017-07-12T12:06:00+01:00

Moderated by ex-APM Terminals environment specialist, this interactive session will aim to help delegates Identify and engage with the key sustainability issues: materiality assessment, sustainability reporting, and the relevance of the sustainable development goals (SDG) to the port sector.

Isabelle Ryckbost

A window of opportunities

2017-07-12T11:50:00+01:00

I believe that when it comes to increasing efficiency both in terms of energy and operations, do more with less, is one important path to follow. And this certainly counts for the operational side of the maritime transport sector, writes Isabelle Ryckbost, secretary general, ESPO.

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Schiphol Airport’s Director for Corporate Responsibility confirmed as keynote speaker

2017-07-12T11:50:00+01:00

Denise Pronk is responsible for sustainability at Royal Schiphol Group. Her vision is that sustainability is an integral part of the business and is working around the clock to improve Schiphol’s corporate responsibility. Based in the strategy department, her focus areas are the long-term vision, the integrating of sustainability in ...

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European Commission to present PRF Directive revision update

2017-06-28T09:54:00+01:00

By the time of this year’s GreenPort Cruise Conference, the Commission proposal on Port Reception Facilities Directive will be close to being on the table. Anna Bobo Remijn, will present the revisions during a session dedicated to getting the buy-in from all port users.

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Port of Amsterdam and Eneco: new partners in Amsterdam wind farm

2017-06-28T09:15:00+01:00

Port of Amsterdam and Dutch energy company Eneco today announced a new partnership for the generation and supply of wind energy. Port of Amsterdam will be acquiring a 50% stake in Eneco’s existing Afrikahaven wind farm, located in the Western port area.

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Cruise ship fuelled by LNG while docked

2017-06-28T08:59:00+01:00

Germany-headquartered AIDA Cruises will supply its newly launched cruise ship with low-emission liquefied natural gas (LNG) while she is docked in the Port of Barcelona.

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Early bird rate currently available, book now to save more than €350!

2017-06-28T08:55:00+01:00

Register now to save 20% and to join in the conversation. With workshops, working groups, role-play on a port development meeting and inspirational keynote speakers, this year’s GreenPort programmes will equip and inspire participants to work with partners in the port on sustainability issues.

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Former Dutch PM and sustainability champion to give 2017 keynote address

2017-06-28T08:51:00+01:00

Jan Peter Balkenende, former Prime Minister of the Netherlands, partner of corporate responsibility at EY, and chair of the Dutch Sustainable Growth Coalition, will set the scene at this year’s GreenPort Congress.

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GreenPort Cruise: Port of Amsterdam’s Cruise Director to give Welcome address

2017-06-13T11:30:00+01:00

Alma Prins’ address, entitled ‘Growth of cruise: blessing or curse’ will take a snapshot of the benefits for the city and region, whilst also taking into consideration the challenges for sustainable development, that this continued growth brings.

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Conference Dinner and Welcome Reception venues confirmed

2017-06-13T11:27:00+01:00

Port of Amsterdam, has confirmed that this year’s Conference Dinner will be held at the iconic Pompstation, whilst the Welcome Reception will be held at Dudok aan ''t IJ, located in the HQ of the Port. As always, the GreenPort Congress networking will undoubtedly live up to its reputation ...

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GreenPort Congress 2017 – Creating partnerships for sustainable development

2017-06-13T11:27:00+01:00

Following the theme of working together, highlights of this year’s interactive programme include: working groups tasked to work with other participants to create solutions to issues raised in the opening presentations, and a totally interactive work shop in which participants work on their carbon foot-printing methodologies.

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Tallinn to build sustainable cruise terminal

2017-06-13T11:25:00+01:00

Port of Tallinn has declared it plans to build a new terminal for cruise tourists with a sustainable focus throughout.

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Programmes released for the 2017 GP Cruise Conference and GP Congress

2017-05-26T11:13:00+01:00

Entitled ‘Creating Partnerships for sustainable development’, this year’s programmes are designed to be involving and interactive for all participants and will equip participants with knowledge and practical information on reducing emissions and footprints together with sustainability recommendations. Register now to save 20% and to join in the conversation.

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Provisional programme to be released imminently

2017-05-19T09:38:00+01:00

This year’s GreenPort Congress programme contains many examples of working in partnership with stakeholders, combined with practical information on reducing emissions, footprint and sustainability recommendations. The programme is designed to be involving and interactive, so we urge delegates to register now and join in the conversation.

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Efficient cruise terminal development

2017-05-19T09:32:00+01:00

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.

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Leading industry organisations confirm support for GreenPort Cruise 2017

2017-05-19T09:32:00+01:00

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.

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

2017-04-21T09:06:00+01:00

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.

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GreenPort Congress networking dinner venue confirmed

2017-04-21T09:02:00+01:00

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.

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

2017-04-21T08:56:00+01:00

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

2017-03-14T15:46:00+00:00

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.

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Looking to reach port environmental decision makers?

2017-03-14T15:30:00+00:00

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.

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Port of Amsterdam's invitation to GreenPort Partners

2017-03-14T09:50:00+00:00

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.

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Leading industry organisations reconfirm support for Greenport 2017

2017-03-14T09:45:00+00:00

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 ...

GreenPort Cruise & Congress 2017

GreenPort Congress – delivering a high calibre audience

2017-02-17T13:10:00+00:00

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.

Call for Papers

2017-02-08T13:14:00+00:00

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.

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Call for papers released for GreenPort 2017

2017-02-01T10:09:00+00:00

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.

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Host port and 2017 dates confirmed!

2016-10-26T15:39:00+01:00

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

2016-10-26T13:58:00+01:00

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!

2016-10-18T11:01:00+01:00

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

2016-10-18T10:24:00+01:00

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

2016-10-17T09:33:00+01:00

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.

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

2016-10-13T13:57:00+01:00

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.

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View videos of the GreenPort Congress Opening Session here!

2016-10-13T09:25:00+01:00

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

2016-10-13T09:15:00+01:00

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.

Cruise 2016

View videos of the GreenPort Cruise Opening Session here now

2016-10-12T15:39:00+01:00

If you weren’t able to be in Venice to witness this year’s keynote speakers, view them online here – includes CEO, Celestyal Cruises and Regional Minister for Transport and Infrastructure.

NABU’s Dietmar Oeliger said that the cruise industry is not doing as much as it can to preserve the environment

GreenPort Cruise: Spearheading green initiatives

2016-10-12T08:58:00+01:00

The host of this year’s GreenPort Cruise conference, the Venice Port Authority, is no stranger to environmental issues and Venice Passenger terminal is in many ways spearheading green initiatives for the whole industry.

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Port of Venice for #myportforTurku

2016-10-10T12:28:00+01:00

Exhibition of the top 50 pictures of #MyPortForTurku photo competition organized by the European Commission to celebrate the 2016 European Maritime Day.

GreenPort Cruise and Congress, Venice, 11 to 14 October 2016

Don’t miss the 2016 GreenPort Congress – live from Venice!

2016-10-05T16:57:00+01:00

Welcome to the live blog from GreenPort Cruise and Congress 2016, offering up-to-the-minute coverage from this year''s event, held from 11 to 14 October in Venice.

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GreenPort 2016 takes place next week – still time to book!

2016-10-05T16:17:00+01:00

The port sector will meet in Venice next week to discuss and debate the latest solutions and options for dealing with climate change, sustainability and environmental issues. Book your place now to join the industry in Italy.

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Practical solutions, networking and knowledge sharing

2016-10-05T16:16:00+01:00

Over 95% of attendees at the 2015 GreenPort events stated that the event ‘met’ or ‘exceeded’ their expectations, in addition over 80% had attended previous events – book your place to find out what you’re missing.

Valencia’s emissions down 17.31% in six years

Valencia reduces its carbon footprint

2016-10-05T16:07:00+01:00

The Port Authority of Valencia (PAV) has reduced its carbon footprint at the Port of Valencia by over 17% since 2008.

Tech visit 2015

One week to go

2016-09-30T09:10:00+01:00

Participants at the 2016 GreenPort Cruise Conference and GreenPort Congress will benefit from hearing the latest on climate change, sustainability and environmental issues in programmes designed to maximise the knowledge sharing and networking opportunities – don’t miss out, book now!

'Aidaprima' is fuelled directly from an LNG truck on the quay at Hamburg

Adopting a new source of power for cruise ships

2016-09-29T09:05:00+01:00

When Carnival Corporation’s AIDAsol sailed into the Port of Hamburg in Germany in May 2015, it also charted a course that may set the cruise industry on a new path for powering its vessels, writes Tom Strang, senior vice president, maritime affairs, Carnival Corporation.

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Options for cruise port emissions reduction

2016-09-29T09:05:00+01:00

Delegates will hear first hand from operators, classification societies and solutions providers together with an alternative and futuristic approach to cruise ship design. Book now to guarantee your place.

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Join the experts at the 2016 GreenPort Congress

2016-09-29T09:05:00+01:00

Ecologists and environmental experts will be more aware than most of the need for maritime ports and terminals to focus on environmental, sustainability and climate change issues. Book your place to benefit from a wealth of experience and knowledge sharing opportunities.

More than 95%

Minister confirmed to give GreenPort Cruise keynote address

2016-09-23T14:54:00+01:00

In recognition of the importance of the GreenPort Cruise Conference to the sector, the Regional Minister for Transport & Infrastructure will give the second keynote address. Book your place now to hear this and other stakeholder presentations.

Tech visit 2015

Only two weeks to go – book now!

2016-09-23T14:54:00+01:00

Join members of the port community from Ghana, Guadeloupe, Costa Rica and from across Europe at the 2016 GreenPort events to discuss environmental, sustainability and climate change issues.

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Peace Boat signs agreement for Ecoship

2016-09-23T14:48:00+01:00

Peace Boat and DNV GL have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to form a partnership to develop the Ecoship cruise ship.

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The climate is changing, but are ports?

2016-09-21T13:48:00+01:00

Energy consumption has become second in the ESPO top 10 ranking of environmental priorities of European ports published this spring and they''re realising that more than ever, tackling climate change is also their concern, writes Isabelle Ryckbost, secretary general, European Sea Ports Organization (ESPO).

Cruise keynote addresses

GreenPort – a truly international affair

2016-09-21T13:48:00+01:00

With members of the port community from as far afield as the Ivory Coast and Malaysia already confirming their attendance, book your place now to take advantage of the unique networking opportunities the GreenPort events offer.

Tech visit 2015

GP Congress delegates to be treated to exclusive tour of Doge’s Palace!

2016-09-21T13:42:00+01:00

In a series of events, delegates at this year’s GreenPort Conference will have many opportunities to share knowledge and experiences, and network with attendees from ports and terminals around the world.

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Live Blog: GreenPort Cruise and Congress 2016

2016-09-21T13:31:00+01:00

Don’t miss the live blog from the GreenPort Cruise Conference and GreenPort Congress from Venice, Italy, 11 to 14 October 2016.

Cruise keynote addresses

Cruise Ports from across the World confirm attendance

2016-09-19T09:41:00+01:00

Join professionals from the cruise sector to network and knowledge share at the 2016 GreenPort Cruise Conference.

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Port infrastructure for alternative fuels and maritime transport

2016-09-19T09:40:00+01:00

Chaired by Mr. Mario Dogliani, Director of SEA – Europe European Ships and Maritime Equipment Association, the first session at this year’s GreenPort Congress will provide vital facts for all port users – book your place to find out more.

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DNV and HPA sign letter of intent

2016-09-19T09:38:00+01:00

The Hamburg Port Authority (HPA) and DNV GL have signed a letter of intent for the implementation of green technologies on Hamburg’s fleets.

More than 95%

Join the 95%!

2016-09-19T09:20:00+01:00

Over 95% of attendees at the 2015 GreenPort Congress stated that the event ‘met’ or ‘exceeded’ their expectations, in addition over 80% had attended previous events – book your place to find out what you’re missing.

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Leading organisations re-confirm support for 2016 GreenPort Congress

2016-09-13T16:13:00+01:00

ESPO, FEPORT, ECOPORTS, Danish Maritime, AssoPorti and IWSA are just some of the associations re-confirmed as supporters of the 11th GreenPort Congress to be held in Venice in October 2016.

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Port Reception Facilities (PRF) revision

2016-09-13T16:11:00+01:00

With waste reception and handling plans needing to be re-approved at least every three years, book your place to hear the latest from the European Commission on the PRF revision.

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Green collaboration for sustainable shipping

2016-09-13T16:10:00+01:00

The Green Award Foundation and RightShip are to increase their collaboration to promote safe, sustainable shipping.

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CEO of Celestyal Cruises to present keynote address

2016-09-13T15:49:00+01:00

Kerry Anastassiadis, who is also a member of CLIA Europe’s Executive Committee, will attend the GreenPort Cruise Conference in Venice this October. Book your place now to join delegates from around the world already signed-up.

Cruise keynote addresses

Cruise delegates to hear innovative port project presentations.

2016-09-02T16:18:00+01:00

Renewable & sustainable energy, transport systems and green initiatives at cruise terminals will all feature on this year’s programme at the GreenPort Cruise Conference – places are filling up fast, book now to secure yours.

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Sustainability reporting to keep stakeholders and customers informed.

2016-09-02T16:18:00+01:00

Reporting about corporate social responsibility is essential for ports to keep stakeholders informed about sustainability initiatives. Book your place at the 2016 GreenPort Congress to hear the latest on this and other hot topics.

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Solar power at Rotterdam

2016-09-02T16:17:00+01:00

The largest solar park in Rotterdam has been constructed on top of the freezer warehouse of FrigoCare in the Waalhaven, and it produces enough electricity to supply one third of the warehouse’s energy needs.

More than 95%

Back from your holidays? Time to book your place at GreenPort 2016!

2016-08-25T12:54:00+01:00

With 15 port authorities and terminal operators on the programme and delegates from all over the world already signed up, book your place now to take advantage of the networking, knowledge sharing and discussion opportunities at the GreenPort Cruise Conference and GreenPort Congress.

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Reducing emissions from cruising

2016-08-22T11:06:00+01:00

Delegates will hear first hand Carnival’s solution ECA regulations in a session that also features an alternative and futuristic approach to cruise ship design and options for reducing emissions in ports.

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15 Port authorities and terminal operators presenting at 2016 Congress

2016-08-22T11:06:00+01:00

APM Terminals, Port of Rotterdam, Port of Hamburg, Port Metro Vancouver, Guadeloupe Port Caraibes, Port of Oslo and Port Authority of Livorno are just some of the many who will present case studies – book your place to find out more.

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Green efforts in China

2016-08-22T10:54:00+01:00

As China fulfilled its energy-saving targets for the first half of 2016, more effort has been pledged to support the country’s green sector.

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Celestyal Cruises CEO and ESPO Secretary General to give Keynote Addresses

2016-08-15T09:55:00+01:00

Kerry Anastassiadis and Isabelle Ryckbost to open GreenPort Cruise 2016 - book now to hear these addresses which kick start a programme packed with ideas and innovation.

Martin Engineering is helping bulk operators to get smarter

Smarter bulk handling

2016-08-15T09:51:00+01:00

A bulk handling equipment expert has introduced an innovative technology that uses the kinetic energy from a moving conveyor belt to generate enough power to run a wide variety of electronic systems.

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Venue confirmed for 2016 GreenPort Cruise Conference and GreenPort Congress

2016-08-15T09:44:00+01:00

Venice Passenger Terminal (VTP), in the heart of Venice Port will be the venue for the 11th GreenPort Congress & 4th GreenPort Cruise Conference. Book your place to join peers from around the world at this historic location.

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Carnival Corporation to present their reasons for opting for LNG

2016-08-05T10:25:00+01:00

Book your place now to hear first hand why Carnival’s answer to ECA regulations was to opt for LNG in a session that also features an alternative and futuristic approach to cruise ship design.

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Alternative and renewable energy solutions: now and in the future

2016-08-05T10:24:00+01:00

In a packed session on day two of the GreenPort Congress, delegates will learn about harnessing wave energy, innovative renewable energy projects and energy transition of renewable energy – book now to find out more.

Greener cleaning: HullWiper in operation at the Port of Rotterdam

Greener hull cleaning at Rotterdam

2016-08-05T10:23:00+01:00

Greener hull cleaning is coming to the waters of the Port of Rotterdam courtesy of GAC EnvironHull.

Algeciras BrainPort 2020 aims to improve port products and services to promote enhanced efficiency, security and sustainability

‘Smart’ and sustainable ports

2016-08-01T09:40:00+01:00

As trade and cargo volumes continue to grow internationally, ports around the globe are looking to new technologies to help manage resources in a more sustainable and cost-effective manner through digitalisation and big data, writes Lauren Riga.

The green cruise ship will aim to sail in 2020

Greenest Cruise Ship

2016-08-01T09:37:00+01:00

The 55,000 tonne cruise ship is said to feature ten retractable solar-paneled sails and retractable wind generators, as well as a future-ready hybrid engine.

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Working Groups encouraging knowledge sharing and networking to feature

2016-08-01T09:26:00+01:00

The 2016 GreenPort Congress will again include Working Groups, providing delegates with opportunities to discuss in more depth solutions for the transfer of policy to practice through the use of effective skills and technologies.

ESPO has presented its position paper on the revision of the PRF

ESPO PRF directive to be presented at 2016 GP Congress

2016-07-20T15:41:00+01:00

The European Sea Ports Organisation (ESPO) will present its position paper on the revision of the port reception facilities (PRF) in Venice this October.

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European first for wave energy array

2016-07-20T15:11:00+01:00

Eco Wave Power’s new energy project in Gibraltar was formally opened at the beginning of June.

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GreenPort Cruise to feature operator feedback on cutting emissions

2016-07-11T11:24:00+01:00

Delegates will hear first hand why Carnival’s answer to ECA regulations was to opt for LNG in a session that also features an alternative and futuristic approach to cruise ship design.

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Universal carbon counting method

2016-07-11T11:23:00+01:00

The Global Logistics Emissions Council (GLEC) has released a universal method to calculate the carbon footprint of the logistics supply chain.

Gala Dinner 2015

2016 Early bird discount open until midnight Tuesday 12 July - book today to save 20%

2016-07-11T11:11:00+01:00

The international port community will come together in Venice from 11-14 October 2016 for the packed conference including discussion panels, working groups and in-depth plenary sessions, with welcome from the President of Venice Port Authority, Paolo Costa.

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Join Gold Sponsor, Rightship, and Silver Sponsor, Stormwater Italia, at 11th Congress

2016-06-03T11:37:00+01:00

Following a very successful 2015 event, sponsorships are being booked more quickly than ever before with ABB sponsoring the delegate bags and Schneider Electric the lanyards and many exhibitors, including Siemens and Bruel & Kjaer, signing up. Don’t miss out!

Gothenburg Port Authority has released its 2015 sustainability report

Gothenburg sustainability report

2016-06-03T11:10:00+01:00

Gothenburg Port Authority has released its 2015 sustainability report, emphasising the port’s success in becoming climate-neutral whilst highlighting challenges that remain for 2016 and beyond.

Becker Marine Systems' LNG hybrid barge, the HUMMEL, is entering its second year of operation at the Port of Hamburg

LNG hybrid barge enters second season in Hamburg

2016-06-03T11:00:00+01:00

Becker Marine Systems to give feedback at GreenPort Cruise, following a second season of supplying low emission power to the AIDAsol at the Port of Hamburg.

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RightShip confirmed as Gold Sponsor for second year running

2016-05-19T15:00:00+01:00

Following a very successful 2015 conference, RightShip has been confirmed as the Gold Sponsor of the 11th GreenPort Congress 2016. Leading the way in safety and environmental sustainability, RightShip is the world''s leading maritime risk management and environmental assessment organisation.

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Sustainable energy, Innovative terminal facilities and cruise terminal traffic links

2016-05-19T14:59:00+01:00

Hamburg Port Authority’s GreenCruise Project involved all main stakeholders - including Port Authorities and Operators, private shipping lines and politicians - in order to find smart solutions. Join the GreenPort Cruise Conference to find out more.

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Dealing with climate change to feature at 2016 GreenPort Congress

2016-05-19T14:56:00+01:00

The 2016 programme has now been released and, following the COP21 meeting held in Paris last year, tackling global climate change has never been more important to ports across the world. The 2016 GreenPort Congress will address this with a session dedicated to the topic – book your place ...

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LNG first for France

2016-05-19T14:47:00+01:00

A new flagship from Germany’s AIDA Cruises has become the first cruise ship to be operated by LNG at HAROPA - Port of Le Havre.

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Royal Caribbean to present feedback on the World’s largest cruise ship at Cruise 2016

2016-04-08T14:42:00+01:00

Adam Sharp, Head of Port Operations & Guest Port Services - Northern Europe, Middle East & India, will give initial feedback from the operators viewpoint on how ports have dealt with The Harmony of the Seas.

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Renewable energy solutions in ports to feature at 2016 GreenPort Congress

2016-04-08T14:41:00+01:00

Sea wave power plants, electricity generation and cutting carbon emissions.

The existing 2.3 MW Wind Turbine at the Port of Newport

ABP investment in Newport wind turbines

2016-04-08T14:38:00+01:00

Associated British Ports (ABP) has announced a £3m investment in a second 2.3MW wind turbine at the Port of Newport.

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Leading industry organisations re-confirm support for GreenPort Congress 2016

2016-04-08T14:35:00+01:00

ESPO, FEPORT, ECOPORTS, Danish Maritime, AssoPorti and IWSA are just some of the associations already confirmed as supporters of the 11th GreenPort Congress to be held in Venice in October 2016.

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President’s Welcome

2016-03-18T10:38:00+00:00

Paolo Costa, President of Venice Port Authority, to welcome attendees to the 11th GreenPort Congress.

FastCharge is a new eco-friendly charging solution from Kalmar

Zero emissions Kalmar FastCharge solution

2016-03-18T10:37:00+00:00

Kalmar has unveiled a new eco-friendly fast charging solution for electric powered shuttle and straddle carriers, the Kalmar FastCharge.

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Abstract submission deadline reminder – 26 February 2016

2016-02-23T13:09:00+00:00

Submissions are still invited for the GreenPort Cruise Conference and GreenPort Congress which will be hosted by Venice Port Authority, but abstracts must be received on 26 February 2016 latest.

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Danish Ports Association

2016-02-16T13:54:00+00:00

Danish Ports is the national association of commercial ports in Denmark.

Networking

Join industry leading companies and promote your products and services to key stakeholders

2016-02-12T15:50:00+00:00

In 2015, the Congress attracted more than 220 attendees, including 98 port authorities, terminal operators and shipping lines representing 30 countries. More than 72% of attendees are directly involved with environmental issues at ports and terminals.

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Wireless marine charging concept

2016-02-12T15:42:00+00:00

Wärtsilä and Cavotec have signed an agreement to jointly develop a combined induction charging and automatic mooring concept.

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Call for papers released for GreenPort Congress and GreenPort Cruise 2016

2016-02-12T15:39:00+00:00

Submissions are now invited for the GreenPort Cruise Conference and GreenPort Congress which will be hosted by Venice Port Authority from 11-14 October 2016.

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Couldn't attend in 2015? Download the papers and presentations!

2016-02-09T10:13:00+00:00

Over 45 papers and presentations from the 2015 two day technical GreenPort Congress are available online to download; bonus material includes the findings from the Working Groups. Presentations given at the 3rd GreenPort Cruise Conference are also available to download.

Location 2016

Venice Port Authority confirmed as Host Port for 2016!

2016-02-05T14:38:00+00:00

Following a successful 10th event held in Copenhagen, which was attend by nearly 220 port and terminal operators and key port stakeholders, and hosted by Copenhagen Malmo Port, the GreenPort events will move to Italy for 2016.

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President, Venice Port Authority, invitation to Venice

2016-02-05T14:28:00+00:00

In an open letter to port professionals, Paolo Costa, looks forward to welcoming delegates to Venice and outlines the green actions undertaken by Venice Port Authority over the last 15 years.

The green cruise ship will aim to sail in 2020

'World's greenest' cruise ship

2016-02-05T14:27:00+00:00

The design for the ‘world’s greenest’ cruise ship was announced at COP21 in Paris and its maiden voyage is scheduled for 2020.

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Full photo gallery and videos available online now

2015-11-18T15:27:00+00:00

To get a taste of this year’s GreenPort event, view the keynote presentations and images from all elements of the GreenPort Cruise Conference and GreenPort Congress held in Copenhagen in October 2015.

Port Authority of Savona and Costa Cruises have signed an agreement

Sustainable cruise development

2015-11-18T15:24:00+00:00

The Port Authority of Savona and Costa Cruises have signed a three year agreement for the development of sustainability in the cruise sector.

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Bonus material – Shore Power Survey included with download material

2015-10-21T10:05:00+01:00

The City of Copenhagen, City & Port Development and Copenhagen Malmö Port (CMP), hosts of the 2015 GreenPort Cruise Conference and GreenPort Congress, have together drawn up this analysis of the need and options for establishing shore power for cruise ships in Nordhavn.

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Not able to attend the GreenPort Congress – view the opening and keynote addresses here now

2015-10-20T16:46:00+01:00

Nearly 220 port and terminal operators gathered in Copenhagen for the 10th Congress but, if you missed it, you can watch the opening and keynote addresses given by CEO of Copenhagen Malmo Port, the Secretary Generals of ESPO and FEPORT and the Head of Ports and Inland Navigation, DG Move.

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Gothenburg becomes climate neutral

2015-10-20T16:05:00+01:00

The Gothenburg Port Authority says that for the first time this year it will become a climate neutral company. It has reduced emissions to a minimum by investing in solar panels, biogas, district heating and other initiatives.

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Cooperation is key!

2015-10-13T10:37:00+01:00

The overwhelming message from the two day Congress was that while there is increasing awareness of social, economic and environmental sustainability, port stakeholders must work together to enhance communication to help overcome issues, raise awareness and reduce risk, whilst also avoiding crises.

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Ports of Le Havre and Nantes-Saint-Nazaire receive high environmental recognition

2015-10-13T10:32:00+01:00

During the official dinner at the GreenPort Congress in Copenhagen on Wednesday 7 October, ESPO was delighted to congratulate the ports of Le Havre (France) and Nantes-Saint-Nazaire (France) for achieving the Port Environmental Review System (PERS) certification.

Patrick Hicks opened this year's GreenPort Cruise conference

Making cruising greener

2015-10-13T10:28:00+01:00

This year’s GreenPort Cruise conference, hosted by Copenhagen Malmo Port, kicked off on 6 October with the added addition of a live blog to keep the whole industry abreast of the latest in sustainability.

Mr Merk is part of the OECD's think-tank on shipping, the International Transport Forum

Port, city and logistics efficiency

2015-10-09T09:16:00+01:00

After a successful first day, the second day of the GreenPort Congress kicked off with a focus on port-city relationships moderated by Professor Daniel Moon of the World Maritime University.

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GreenPort Cruise videos

2015-10-08T12:37:00+01:00

Did you miss Cruise 2015? Then why not catch up with opening sessions on YouTube now. Featuring Arnt Møller Pedersen, COO Cruise and Ferries, Copenhagen Malmo Port; Stavros Hatzakos, President, ESPO Cruise & Ferry Network; Darren Brookes, Business Development Manager, JCB Industrial.

As usual, the panel debates at the Congress proved a hotbed for lively discussion

Taking the environment into account

2015-10-08T09:21:00+01:00

For the first time this year GreenPort Live provided instant coverage of the first day of the GreenPort Congress 2015 enabling all those in the industry to share knowledge about putting green practice into place.

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LIVE BLOG: GreenPort Congress

2015-10-07T09:56:00+01:00

The second day of the live blog kicks off from the GreenPort Congress exhibition in Copenhagen on 7 October so be sure you don''t miss out on the action.

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LIVE BLOG: GreenPort Cruise

2015-10-06T08:42:00+01:00

The first day of the Greenport LIVE blog kicks off today from the GreenPort Cruise exhibition taking place in Copenhagen, follow the blog to make sure you don''t miss any of the action.

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The maritime port sector meet in Copenhagen this week – will you be there?

2015-10-02T15:40:00+01:00

Nearly 220 ports, terminal operators, shipping lines, European Commission representatives, NGOs, industry organisations, including ESPO, FEPORT, ECSA, and industry suppliers and advisors will be in Copenhagen from 7-9 October 2015 for the GreenPort Congress. Book the last places now!

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GreenPort Cruise to feature discussion between cruise stakeholders

2015-10-01T14:12:00+01:00

Taking place on 6 October 2015, Royal Caribbean Cruises, MedCruise, Cruise Baltic and Italian Ports Association will join the discussion on ‘Working together to overcome the issues surrounding increasing numbers of passengers visiting cities via cruise ships. Last places remaining – book now to join in!

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10th GreenPort Congress takes place next week!

2015-10-01T14:12:00+01:00

With nearly 220 port and terminal operators and industry stakeholders from around the World coming together in Copenhagen to learn about policy and the practical solutions that will ensure adherence, can you afford not to be there? Book the last remaining places now.

CMP says it's "ready for the future"

Copenhagen Malmö named ‘Port of the Month’

2015-10-01T14:11:00+01:00

The Port of Copenhagen Malmö (CMP) has been named ‘Port of the Month’ this September by the European Sea Ports Organisation (ESPO) for its unique cross-border alliance and ‘green’ plans for the future.

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London Cruise Terminal Architects to present at GreenPort Cruise Conference

2015-09-30T15:25:00+01:00

Mark Smyth, Associate Director, Architecture of The Manser Practice will present on ''Designing Sustainable & Workable Terminals’ in Copenhagen next week. Book the last available places now!

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GreenPort Congress to be opened next week by Danish Member of Parliament

2015-09-30T15:21:00+01:00

Martin Lidegaard, MP, Former Minister for Foreign Affairs (2015) and Climate & Energy Minister (2014) will give the welcome address next week - book one of the last available places now to join nearly 220 port professionals in Copenhagen!

POLA and POLB have spearheaded environmental regulation for ports in the US

Planning for even tighter environmental regs

2015-09-30T15:18:00+01:00

Environmental teams from the Port of Los Angeles and Port of Long Beach are planning ahead for even stricter environmental regulation coming into force under the Clean Air Action Plan (CAAP).

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Live Blog: GreenPort Congress and Cruise 2015

2015-09-30T15:18:00+01:00

Don’t miss the live blog from the GreenPort Congress and Cruise exhibition which will take place in Copenhagen from 6 to 9 October 2015.

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10th GreenPort Congress take place next week

2015-09-29T09:02:00+01:00

Environmental professionals from maritime ports and terminals and other stakeholders will meet in Copenhagen next week to discuss the latest practical solutions to environmental and sustainability issues. Don’t miss out, book now to join them.

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Join Cruise Ports & Terminal professionals next week!

2015-09-29T09:00:00+01:00

The 3rd GreenPort Cruise Conference will be opened by Stavros Hatzakos, President, ESPO Cruise & Ferry Network – have you booked your place yet?

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Dimitrios Theologitis, DG Move, to give first keynote of the programme

2015-09-29T08:56:00+01:00

In the first session at the GreenPort Congress, ''Global versus regional regulations on shipping related aspects and impacts on ports’ will be debated by port stakeholders. Book now to join peers from across the sector in Copenhagen next week.

The HUMMEL first supplied low-emission power to a cruise ship in the 2015 cruise season

Award for LNG hybrid barge

2015-09-28T17:24:00+01:00

Becker Marine Systems has won a prestigious environmental award for its LNG hybrid barge in operation at the Port of Hamburg.

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Carnival commits to 2020 sustainability goals

2015-09-23T17:17:00+01:00

Carnival Corporation & plc is continuing its commitment to ‘green’ cruising with new sustainability goals that will see it further reduce its carbon footprint and waste through a number of initiatives by 2020.

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The list is growing - shouldn’t you be there?

2015-09-23T17:12:00+01:00

Members of the port community from over 30 countries have already signed up to be in Copenhagen from 7-9 October 2015 - shouldn''t you be there? Book now to guarantee your place.

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DG Move to give regulatory update on Port Reception Facilities

2015-09-23T17:11:00+01:00

Various legislative initiatives are being made to improve the Directive and its implementation in EU Member States, book your place now to find out more.

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Two weeks to go - book now to secure your place and accommodation

2015-09-21T11:23:00+01:00

Port Authorities, terminal operators, shipping lines and other key industry stakeholders will all convene in Copenhagen this October. Anyone who has not already confirmed their attendance should do so now.

Port Tour 2014

Port Tour to take in many sights

2015-09-21T11:20:00+01:00

Delegates will have the pleasure of a tour of the old canals of Copenhagen as well as visiting the many commercial terminals of Copenhagen and Malmo Ports plus they will be shown the world''s first offshore Windmill Park.

Cruise 2014

Join Cruise executives at the 3rd GreenPort Cruise Conference

2015-09-21T11:18:00+01:00

Opened by Stavros Hatzakos, President, ESPO Cruise & Ferry Network, attendees will gain valuable insights and solutions to the latest issues facing the sectors.

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Venice issues tender to build “port of tomorrow”

2015-09-21T11:13:00+01:00

Venice Port Authority has released the tender notice to draft its new masterplan, which will set the basis for the developing a sustainable "port of tomorrow" through mid and long term (2030-2050) strategic objectives.

Unsurprisingly pioneering ports have focused on reducing pollutants and improving the local air quality

Incentivising cleaner shipping

2015-09-14T15:28:00+01:00

Ports are ideally placed to advance cleaner, more profitable shipping, writes Victoria Stulgis, Senior Associate Shipping, Carbon War Room.

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Only three weeks to go! Limited places available so book now.

2015-09-14T15:23:00+01:00

With only three weeks to go before the start of the 3rd GreenPort Cruise Conference and the 10th GreenPort Congress, delegates are advised to book their places now to avoid disappointment.

Port Tour to visit Copenhagen and Malmo Ports

Port Tour to visit Copenhagen and Malmo Ports

2015-09-14T15:17:00+01:00

The hosts of this year’s GreenPort Congress will be taking delegates on a tour of both Copenhagen and Malmo Ports. The Port Tour is included in the delegate fee as are the Welcome Reception and Gala Dinner.

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Greening the role of ports in the logistics chain

2015-09-14T15:15:00+01:00

Hosted by Copenhagen Malmo Port and supported by the leading organisations; port authorities, terminal operators, shipping lines, logistics companies and suppliers will all be in attendance - book your place now!

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Changing times for green ports

2015-09-07T12:23:00+01:00

The port sector and shipping industry are not immune from the spotlight of media attention, focus for legislation and scrutiny by local communities, particularly when it comes to considerations of environmental management, writes Dr Christopher Wooldridge, academic associate, Cardiff University, UK.

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MedCruise to moderate Waste Session at GreenPort Cruise Conference

2015-09-07T12:15:00+01:00

Thanos Pallis, Secretary General, MedCruise, will be moderating the session entitled ''Dealing with waste from cruise ships'' at the forthcoming GreenPort Cruise Conference.

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Networking opportunities at the 10th GreenPort Congress

2015-09-07T12:07:00+01:00

As well as the refreshment and lunch breaks, delegates will be networking during the Working Groups and also at the Conference Gala Dinner.

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Fuel options for SECA Compliance

2015-09-07T12:01:00+01:00

Included on this year''s programme will be a working group on the options available for SECA Compliance, which will be moderated by Malte Siegert, Head of Environmental Policy, NABU, Hamburg.

Further investment is needed to ensure cruising remains 'green' and the environment is protected. Photo: Alfon34

Cruising’s green agenda

2015-08-28T15:10:00+01:00

Cruise operators have done a lot of work over the years to reduce emissions and waste, but ongoing investment is required to ensure the industry remains ‘green’, the Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) told ‘GreenPort’.

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Sign up for Working Groups to knowledge share and network

2015-08-28T15:10:00+01:00

Short presentations followed by questions and discussion, within small groups; a formula that has proved to be extremely popular with delegates who welcome the opportunity to explore subjects in depth, share knowledge and network with peers from across the industry.

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Have you booked your place? Early bird rate ends tomorrow!

2015-08-26T12:44:00+01:00

Book your place today at the GreenPort Cruise or Congress using code ''early'' to save 20%. Further savings are available for delegates attending both the GreenPort Cruise Conference and the GreenPort Congress.

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Carbon footprint of container terminals

2015-08-14T15:32:00+01:00

Carbon footprinting of container terminals is not yet mandatory but recommended, writes Professor Jens Froese from the Global Logistics Emission Council (GLEC).

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JCB Industrial confirmed as Cruise Gold Sponsor

2015-08-14T15:09:00+01:00

The JCB Teletruk is a forklift designed to fulfil a mission; reduce overheads, save time and space, and improve site safety. When the savings in time, space and fuel are converted into financials, the benefits can be huge.

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Early bird rate ends 28 August - book now to save

2015-08-14T14:42:00+01:00

Book your place at the GreenPort Cruise and Congress using code ''early'' to save 20%. Preferential rates are also available for delegates attending both the GreenPort Cruise Conference and the GreenPort Congress.

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Mayor to host Welcome Reception

2015-08-05T09:58:00+01:00

Morten Kabell, Mayor for Technology and Environment from the City of Copenhagen, will address attendees at this year''s Welcome Reception, which will be held at the Copenhagen City Hall on 6 October 2015.

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RightShip confirmed as Gold Sponsor

2015-08-05T09:48:00+01:00

First time sponsors RightShip have been confirmed as the Gold Sponsor at the 10th GreenPort Congress 2015. Leading the way in safety and environmental sustainability, RightShip is the world''s leading maritime risk management and environmental assessment organisation.

Dimtrios Theologitis

Book now to hear World Class Speakers

2015-07-07T11:22:00+01:00

Delegate places are being booked well in advance of this year’s GreenPort Congres, mainly due to the high level speakers and moderators that will be in attendance.

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Welcome Reception invitation

2015-07-07T11:22:00+01:00

Delegates at the GreenPort Cruise Conference will be invited to attend the GreenPort Congress Welcome Reception, hosted by Copenhagen Malmo Port and taking place at Copenhagen City Hall, further enhancing the networking opportunities available.

Stormwater Italia

Stormwater Italia confirmed as Silver Sponsor

2015-07-07T11:22:00+01:00

Following their first appearance at the GreenPort events in 2014, Stormwater Italia has again signed up as Silver sponsors of both the GreenPort Cruise Conference and GreenPort Congress.

Stavros Hatzakos

GreenPort Cruise keynote speaker confirmed

2015-06-11T11:40:00+01:00

Stavros Hatzakos, president of the new Cruise and Ferry Port Network, will give the keynote address at the 3rd GreenPort Cruise Conference on 6 October 2015 in Copenhagen.

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Thank you to our Cruise Supporters

2015-05-28T10:34:00+01:00

GreenPort Cruise, taking place on 6 October, the day before GreenPort Congress has secured the support of ten leading industry organisations and associations – members of which will benefit from a discount to attend.

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2015 GreenPort Cruise Conference programme released

2015-05-28T09:32:00+01:00

The programme for the 2015 GreenPort Cruise Conference, which will be held on 6 October 2015, the day before the GreenPort Congress, has now been announced.

GreenPort Conference Port Tour 2014

'Greening the role of ports in the logistics chain'

2015-05-28T09:32:00+01:00

The programme for the 10th GreenPort Congress has now been released. Hosted by Copenhagen Malmo Port and supported by the leading organisations, port authorities, terminal operators, shipping lines, logistics companies and suppliers will all be in attendance - book your place now!

Dimitrios Theologitis

Head of Unit, DG Mobility and Transport to give keynote address

2015-05-11T10:50:00+01:00

Dimitrios Theologitis has been confirmed as a keynote speaker at the forthcoming GreenPort Congress this October. Mr Theologitis has worked at the European Commission since 1984 and is now Head of Unit, Directorate-General for Mobility and Transport, B.3 Ports and Inland Navigation.

GreenPort Congress 2014

Thank you to our Supporters

2015-04-22T15:18:00+01:00

The GreenPort Congress 2015 is pleased to announce that it is has secured support from seven leading regional industry organisations and associations - members of which will benefit from discounts to attend.

Johan Röstin

CEO of Copenhagen Malmö Port

2015-04-22T15:18:00+01:00

Johan Röstin, CEO, Copenhagen Malmö Port will give the welcome address at the 10th Greenport Congress this coming autumn. In anticipation of the Congress on the 7-9 October, Röstin has written an open letter to all participants.

DGI-byen

2015 Congress venue and accommodation

2015-04-22T15:18:00+01:00

The 2015 GreenPort Congress and GreenPort Cruise venue has been announced. Located in downtown Copenhagen, the DGI-byen dynamic meeting and conference environment will provide an excellent setting for both events.

GreenPort Congress 2014

Sponsoring puts you in good company

2015-04-22T11:22:00+01:00

As with every conference and event, the GreenPort Congress could not go ahead without the support from our sponsors, and in return we provide the perfect platform to promote your business and brand.

Impressive Malmo Port

Last chance to submit your abstract for the 2015 GreenPort Congress & Cruise Conference!

2015-04-08T09:42:00+01:00

There are just 2 days remaining to submit your abstract for consideration for the 10th GreenPort Congress and 3rd GreenPort Cruise Conference taking place in Copenhagen, Denmark on 6-9 October 2015. Call for papers deadline is 10 April 2015.

Delegates listening during the 2014 conference

Call for Papers Reminder – deadline 10 April 2015

2015-04-01T14:59:00+01:00

If you’d like to be considered for this year’s GreenPort Congress or GreenPort Cruise Conference programme you will need to ensure your abstract is submitted no later than 10 April 2015.

Increase your brand awareness through sponsorship

Sponsorship Opportunities Still Available

2015-04-01T14:59:00+01:00

The GreenPort Congress and GreenPort Cruise Conference are international events that provide unprecedented networking opportunities for the decision makers from the port stakeholders who will be in attendance.

Tivoli Hotel

Preferential hotel room rates available - book now!

2015-04-01T14:57:00+01:00

If you’re looking to book a hotel for your stay during the conference then we have secured preferential rates at three local hotels, which have been selected for their comfort rating and high level of customer service. Book today!

Speakers at the 2014 GreenPort Congress

Not able to attend last year? Download the papers and presentations now!

2015-04-01T14:57:00+01:00

The 9th GreenPort Congress and 2nd GreenPort Cruise Conference saw more than 200 industry professionals and organisations come together to discuss the latest in sustainable environmental practice in order to help reduce carbon footprint, whilst becoming more sensitive to the environmental considerations within the whole port community.

Increase your brand awareness through sponsorship

Sponsorship Opportunities Available

2015-03-26T14:05:00+00:00

The GreenPort Congress and GreenPort Cruise Conference are international events that provide unprecedented networking opportunities for the decision makers from the port stakeholders who will be in attendance.

Delegates enjoying the 2014 Cruise Conference

GreenPort Cruise Conference - Call for Papers Released

2015-03-26T14:05:00+00:00

The 3rd GreenPort Cruise Conference will cover the environmental and sustainability issues facing cruise port and terminals across the world as, with the increasing popularity of cruise holidays, ports are seeing a large increase in the size and number of passenger ships visiting.

2014 Keynote Speakers

10th GreenPort Congress Call for Papers Released

2015-03-26T12:25:00+00:00

Hosted by Copenhagen Malmö Port, the 10th GreenPort Congress, incorporating the 3rd GreenPort Cruise Conference will take place at the DBI-byen Hotel, Copenhagen from the 6-9 October 2015. Conference themes for the 10th GreenPort Congress will include a wide range of issues relating to the environmental strategy ...

Impressive Malmö Port in Copenhagen

The 10th GreenPort Congress, incorporating the 3rd GreenPort Cruise Conference – Call for Papers Announced!

2015-03-24T14:29:00+00:00

Conference themes for the 10th GreenPort Congress will include a wide range of issues relating to the environmental strategy of ports in a tough environment, the impact of regulations and the on-going development and introduction of new equipment and technology to reduce the environmental impact of port operations.

Greenport Congress 2014

CEO, Copenhagen Malmö Port invites all to GreenPort Congress & Cruise 2015

2015-02-16T10:57:00+00:00

Johan Röstin looks forward to welcoming delegates to Copenhagen from 6-9 October 2015 for the 3rd Greenport Cruise & 10th Greenport Congress.

Save the date - GreenPort Congress 7-9 October 2015

Save the date! The Greenport Congress will be held on 7-9 October 2015

2015-01-15T09:42:00+00:00

In its 10th year, the GreenPort Congress, will be held on the 7-9 October 2015. It will provide decision makers from the port community - port authorities, terminal operators, shipping lines, logistics operators - with a meeting place to learn about and discuss the latest in sustainable development and environmental ...

Handing over the reins to Helene Repsdorph and Petra Konig from Copenhagen Malmö Port

10th GreenPort Congress to be co-located with Danish Maritime Days in Copenhagen!

2014-11-26T15:24:00+00:00

We are delighted to announce that the dates for the 10th GreenPort Congress and 3rd GreenPort Cruise Conference 2015 have now been confirmed. The 10th GreenPort Congress will take place on 7-9 October 2015 and as normal the 3rd GreenPort Cruise Conference will take place the day before the Congress ...

Port Tour delegates in front of the old Port Authority Building, Barcelona

Barcelona Port Tour

2014-11-07T15:01:00+00:00

Following three days of conference, over 80 delegates took the opportunity to get some fresh air and participated in the Port Tour on a beautiful late summer’s day where the sea breezes were appreciated by all.

The impressive Barcelona Maritime Museum

Gala Dinner in the beautiful vaulted Sala Marques De Comillas

2014-11-07T14:53:00+00:00

The much anticipated Gala Dinner was held in the beautiful vaulted Sala Marques De Comillas at the Barcelona Maritime Museum.

Delegates enjoying the GreenPort Welcome Reception

GreenPort 2014 Welcome Reception

2014-11-07T14:13:00+00:00

Participants from both the GreenPort Cruise Conference and the GreenPort Congress were invited to attend the Welcome Reception which was held at the Take Eat Easy Bar, World Trade Centre.

GreenPort Congress 2014

GreenPort Congress and Cruise Photos Now Available

2014-11-04T14:42:00+00:00

The GreenPort Congress and GreenPort Cruise Conference saw nearly 200 delegates attending from all over the world. We''ve now uploaded the photos to our image gallery - see if we snapped you during the event?

Industry leading speakers

Watch the keynote presentations on YouTube

2014-10-30T09:31:00+00:00

If you weren’t able to attend the Congress, but would like to watch the keynote speaker sessions, then we’ve recorded them and uploaded them onto our YouTube channel for you to view at your own leisure.

Speakers at the 2014 GreenPort Congress

Download the papers and presentations

2014-10-30T09:31:00+00:00

The 9th GreenPort Congress and 2nd GreenPort Cruise Conference earlier this month saw nearly 200 delegates attending from all over the world to be informed about, and to discuss, the latest in sustainable environmental practice in order to help reduce carbon footprint whilst becoming more sensitive to the environmental considerations ...

Helene Repsdorph and Petra Konig, Environmental Specialist and Environmental Manager respectively, from Copenhagen Malmö Port

Copenhagen Malmo Port to host 2015 GreenPort Congress - register your interest for next year!

2014-10-30T09:30:00+00:00

We’re busy planning our 2015 GreenPort Congress which will be held in Copenhagen in early October 2015 and which will be hosted by Copenhagen Malmo Port. Why not register your interest now and as soon as we have the details confirmed we will let you know

Helene Repsdorph and Petra Konig, Environmental Specialist and Environmental Manager respectively, from Copenhagen Malmö Port

Copenhagen Malmo Port to host 2015 GreenPort Congress - register your interest for next year!

2014-10-23T13:50:00+01:00

We’re busy planning our 2015 GreenPort Congress which will be held in Copenhagen in early October 2015 and which will be hosted by Copenhagen Malmo Port. Why not register your interest now and as soon as we have the details confirmed we will let you know.

Delegates engaging in the Working Groups

Highlights from the 9th GreenPort Congress

2014-10-23T13:44:00+01:00

The 9th GreenPort Congress, which was held last week at the World Trade Centre in Barcelona saw nearly 200 delegates from across the world coming together to hear more on the many challenges that a port has to face in light of new emission regulations.

Tiziana Murgia, ASSOPORTI, moderates the first session at the GreenPort Cruise Conference

Highlights from the 2nd GreenPort Cruise Conference

2014-10-23T12:20:00+01:00

Hosted this year by the Port of Barcelona, the 2nd GreenPort Cruise conference played host to over 120 delegates, from cruise ship operators, cruise terminal operators, port authorities, industry associations and suppliers to the cruise sectors, all looking to glean the latest information on the environmental and sustainability aspects facing ...

Plenary session Q&A at the GreenPort Congress 2014

9th GreenPort Congress hailed an unreserved success

2014-10-23T12:13:00+01:00

The GreenPort Congress and GreenPort Cruise Conference have once more been hailed an unreserved success. With nearly 200 delegates attending from all over the world the congress and one day conference, combined with hot topics and industry leading speakers, provided something for everyone involved in the whole port community.

PERS Certification Awards

The ports of Calais, Cork and Moerdijk receive recognition for high environmental standards

2014-10-23T11:45:00+01:00

During an official dinner at the 9th GreenPort Congress in Barcelona on Wednesday, 15 October, ESPO was delighted to congratulate the ports of Calais, Cork and Moerdijk for achieving the Port Environmental Review System (PERS) certification. Read More

The thorny issue of international vs regional regulation for green issues was the starting point for discussion

The road to becoming a green port

2014-10-17T11:03:00+01:00

Day two of Mercator Media’s GreenPort Congress in Barcelona was centred around the nitty gritty of creating a green port proving that even small changes can help make a difference.

The Congress opening session was all about putting forward a positive environmental image forward for ports

Creating a positive green image for ports

2014-10-16T09:11:00+01:00

Creating a positive image for ports when it comes to the environment - that was the take home message from the first day of the ninth GreenPort Congress, being held in Barcelona this week.

Sharing vision and strategy at this year's Greenport Cruise conference

Sharing vision and strategy

2014-10-15T14:36:00+01:00

The second GreenPort Cruise conference kicked off this week highlighting the latest environmental and sustainability issues facing global cruise terminals.

Barcelona Cruise Port

GreenPort Congress and Conference takes place this week

2014-10-13T11:44:00+01:00

The 9th GreenPort Congress and 2nd GreenPort Cruise Conference takes place this week at the World Trade Centre, Barcelona. Hosted by the Port of Barcelona, the event will bring together the whole port community and will be a platform for the exchange of information on the latest in sustainable environmental ...

Delegates enjoying the Congress

Interested in attending? Hear what past delegates said about the GreenPort Congress.

2014-10-09T12:08:00+01:00

When thinking about booking to attend an event it’s important to hear what past delegates thought of the overall event, as well as the speaker sessions and networking opportunities. Hear what some of our delegates thought of last year’s event.

Busy cruise port of Barcelona

Hear how ports and cities work together to cope with increasing cruise ship passenger numbers

2014-10-09T12:08:00+01:00

Delegates attending the one day 2nd GreenPort Cruise Conference, being held on the 14 October at the World Trade Centre, will be able to join the Port-City interface discussion around how ports and cities are having to work more closely together to cope with increasing cruise passenger numbers as well ...

Delegates communicating together

Topical speaker session – ‘Customers’, users’ and stakeholders’ perception of Green Ports’

2014-10-09T12:08:00+01:00

During the 2013 GreenPort Congress it was clearly identified that to achieve an environmentally responsible port sector, port users need to communicate more. This aim of this year’s congress is to open up the routes for discussion and enable better communication. Our first session discussing customers, users and stakeholder’s ...

World Trade Centre, Barcelona

Not booked yet? There’s still time but hurry and book now!

2014-10-09T12:08:00+01:00

If you’ve not yet booked your place at the 9th GreenPort Congress, incorporating the 2nd GreenPort Cruise Conference, which is being held at the World Trade Centre in Barcelona from the 14-17 October, then don’t worry – there’s still time to book your place, but hurry as only a few ...

Promote your brand through sponsorship

Sponsorship Opportunities

2014-10-07T09:02:00+01:00

Join the many sponsors who have already signed up to promote their products and services to the many decision makers who comprise the GreenPort Congress audience, call +44 (0) 1329 825335 or email: congress@greenport.com to enquire about the remaining marketing opportunities.

Delegates enjoying the GreenPort Congress

Inspiring speaker sessions

2014-10-07T09:02:00+01:00

As well as the opportunity to network with industry specialists from across the sector, there will be a number of inspiring sessions during the two day 9th GreenPort Congress for you to join and discuss the aspects affecting you, your clients and suppliers and the whole port community.

Barcelona Cruise Port

Still time to book - one week to go

2014-10-07T09:02:00+01:00

There’s still time to book onto the 9th GreenPort Congress, incorporating the 2nd GreenPort Cruise Conference, which is being held at the World Trade Centre in Barcelona from the 14-17 October.

Promote your brand through sponsorship

Sponsors and Sponsorship

2014-09-23T09:50:00+01:00

Sponsorship of the GreenPort Congress is a fantastic way to promote your business and brand, and for the 9th GreenPort Congress we are delighted to have some industry leading sponsors and supporters. There are still some sponsorship opportunities available to suit your budget and needs.

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A programme packed with industry leading speakers and valuable presentations

2014-09-23T09:50:00+01:00

The 2013 GreenPort Congress clearly identified that to achieve an environmentally responsible port sector, port users need to communicate more. The 9th GreenPort Congress next month will therefore focus on improving the relationship between the ports, its users, customers and stakeholders, who will all be involved in the comprehensive ...

Networking at the Gala Dinner

Join the industry at the port community event of the year – book today

2014-09-23T09:50:00+01:00

With just under one month left until the 9th GreenPort Congress and the 2nd GreenPort Cruise Conference 15-17 October, the whole port community of port authorities, terminal operators, shipping lines, shippers, logistics companies, port planners, dredging companies and manufacturers as well as consultants and industry associations are busy confirming their ...

Networking

Reasons to attend this industry leading event

2014-09-17T15:55:00+01:00

Whilst the popularity of virtual events has increased over the years there’s still nothing quite like attending a conference and meeting like-minded individuals and business decision makers. Many delegates who attend our events state that face to face meetings are without doubt the most important aspect of attending the conference. ...

More than just a conference

More than just a Conference!

2014-09-17T15:55:00+01:00

The 9th GreenPort Congress, incorporating the 2nd GreenPort Cruise Conference, will focus on improving the relationships between ports, its users, customers and stakeholders and well as addressing the environmental and sustainability aspects facing cruise terminals around the world including. During the event delegates will have the option to attend the ...

Barcelona Cruise Port

One month to go – book now to avoid disappointment

2014-09-17T15:54:00+01:00

With just one month left before the 9th GreenPort Congress and 2nd GreenPort Cruise Conference, now really is the best time to book to avoid disappointment. The conference offers delegates an opportunity to hear from industry leading experts as well as offering working groups and focus sessions. Book your ...

Invitation letter

Port of Barcelona - hosts of the 2014 GreenPort Cruise Conference & GreenPort Congress

2014-09-08T16:53:00+01:00

Barcelona is Spain''s number one port and is located in the northeast of the Iberian Peninsula less than 150 km from the French border. The Port of Barcelona will host a Welcome Reception, Gala Dinner and Port Tour - book your place now to find out more.

Gala dinner networking

Join your peers from across the world!

2014-09-08T12:51:00+01:00

Book your place now to join port professionals from ports and terminals across the world. Delegates from Australia, Brazil, Canada, Columbia, Ghana, Iceland, Malaysia, South Africa and the USA, as well as from Europe, have already confirmed their attendance.

Delegates at the 8th GreenPort Congress

Supporting associations' members benefit from discounted delelgate places

2014-09-06T16:34:00+01:00

ESPO, EcoPorts, PEMA Environment Committee, Feport, Euroshore and IAPH are just some of the associations supporting the 2014 GreenPort Congress. Book your place and benefit from the discounts available.

Discussion and debate in the Working Groups

Get involved at the 9th GreenPort Congress!

2014-07-30T16:34:00+01:00

Book your place now to attend the working groups to share and discuss experiences with all participants at this year''s Greenport Congress taking place at the World Trade Centre, Barcelona on 15-17 October 2014.

Barcelona Maritime Museum

Sign up to join in with the networking opportunities at social events

2014-07-30T11:48:00+01:00

The 2014 GreenPort Congress, GreenPort Cruise Conference, Welcome Reception and Gala Dinner will all be located in and around the Port of Barcelona. The Tour of Barcelona will take place on 17 October 2014.

Invitation letter

President, Port of Barcelona invites all to GreenPort Congress & Cruise 2014

2014-04-22T12:36:00+01:00

Sixte Cambra looks forward to welcoming delegates to Barcelona from 14-17 October 2015 for the 2nd Greenport Cruise & 9th Greenport Congress.

Port of Barcelona

2014 GreenPort Congress to focus on improving relationships

2014-04-11T15:45:00+01:00

The 2013 GreenPort Congress clearly identified that to achieve an environmentally responsible port sector, port users need to communicate more.

Cruise ship at Barcelona

2nd GreenPort Cruise Conference

2014-03-25T12:14:00+00:00

Delegates will have the opportunity to network with stakeholders and suppliers from cruise port and terminals across the world.

Delegates at the 8th GreenPort Congress

Deadline day for abstracts for GreenPort Congress

2014-03-24T07:20:00+00:00

The 9th GreenPort Congress will focus on the relationship between the port, its users, customers and stakeholders. Abstracts should be submitted no later than 24 March 2014.

Cruise ship at Barcelona

GreenPort Cruise call for papers deadline extended to 24 March 2014

2014-02-20T14:41:00+00:00

With the increasing popularity of cruise holidays, ports are seeing a large increase in the number and size of passenger ships using their facilities and the local infrastructure is also required to cope with the influx of huge numbers of passengers at a time.

Conf dinner 7

Port of Antwerp were excellent hosts of the Gala Dinner

2013-10-16T15:37:00+01:00

Delegates enjoyed an evening of good food and wine, entertainment and the surprise appearance of Mr Bean!

Welcome reception

A warm welcome at Antwerp's City Hall

2013-10-16T12:55:00+01:00

Delegates at the 8th GreenPort Congress were welcomed to Antwerp by Mr Marc Van Peel, Vice-Mayor of the City of Antwerp and President of the Antwerp Port Authority.

GreenPort Congress moves to Barcelona

GreenPort Congress moves to Barcelona for 2014!

2013-10-16T12:31:00+01:00

The 9th GreenPort Congress will take place in Barcelona, Spain from 15-17 October 2014. The 2nd GreenPort Cruise conference will also be held in Barcelona on 14 October 2014.

GreenPort Congress saw nearly 200 delegates from over 30 countries come together in Antwerp to discuss and debate in a series of working groups and plenary sessions

8th GreenPort Congress: all stakeholders in the port should find a way to listen to each other and cooperate better

2013-10-16T10:43:00+01:00

Mercator Media organised the 8th GreenPort Congress in Antwerp from 9-11 October 2013. The event was hosted by the Port of Antwerp, which also hosted the very first GreenPort Congress held in 2006.

Eddy Bruyninckx, CEO, Port of Antwerp

LNG fuelled ships welcome at the Port of Antwerp

2013-10-14T16:35:00+01:00

In his keynote address at the 2013 GreenPort Congress, the CEO of the Port of Antwerp, Eddy Bruyninckx, also stated that environmental management should go hand in hand with port management.

GreenPort Congress Opening Session

View Keynote speech & Opening address online now!

2013-10-10T16:02:00+01:00

Not able to attend this year''s GreenPort Congress? View the keynote address and opening session speakers online here now - including Thomas Verheye, Head of Unit on Industrial Emissions, Air Quality & Noise, DG for Environment.

GPC Welcome reception 2013

2013 Welcome Reception

2013-10-09T09:46:00+01:00

The Welcome Reception of this year’s GreenPort Congress was opened last night by Marc Van Peel, vice mayor of Antwerp and president of the Antwerp Port Authority.

Antwerp Sustainable Port

Antwerp Green Week is here!

2013-10-04T08:20:00+01:00

The release of The Port of Antwerp''s 2nd Sustainability Report, WPCI LNG WG, NABU''s Clean Air in Ports workshop and the ESPO Sustainability Development Committee meeting - representatives from all these events will be participating in the 8th GreenPort Congress!

Last chance to book for Antwerp Green Week!

2013-10-03T17:06:00+01:00

Join nearly 200 participants from port authorities, terminal operators, shipping lines and other port stakeholders from 30 countries, in Antwerp next week!

Networking opportunities

Just one week to go but still time to book!

2013-10-01T07:59:00+01:00

Join nearly 200 environmental specialists from nearly 70 port authorities, terminal operators and other members of the global port community.

Dimitrios Theologitis, European Commission

Need to know more about environmental reporting and communication?

2013-09-23T17:37:00+01:00

Come to the GreenPort Congress! With a session dedicated to the topic and with presentations relating to port authorities, terminal operators and shipowners, we''ve got it covered!

GreenPort Congress delegates

8th GreenPort Congress - an international affair!

2013-09-23T16:46:00+01:00

Participants from Australia, Brazil, Cote D''Ivoire, Ghana, India, Nigeria, Malaysia as well as from across Europe, will be in Antwerp this October!

Antwerp keeps the environment at the front

Invitation to attend presentation of Sustainability Report during Antwerp Green Week

2013-09-23T16:13:00+01:00

The Port of Antwerp''s 2nd Sustainability Report will be presented on 8 October during Antwerp Green Week, when Antwerp Port Authority will also be hosting the GreenPort Congress.

Speakers 2012

How do shipowners carry out their environmental reporting?

2013-09-16T17:10:00+01:00

Dust management in the Port of Amsterdam, Environmental reporting by a terminal operator.... Just some of the papers to be given at this year''s GreenPort Congress.

All participants invited to join Gala Dinner

2013-09-16T17:02:00+01:00

Hosted by the Port of Antwerp, this year''s Conference Networking Dinner will be held at The Ark, a stunning venue located in the port area.

Dimitrios Theologitis, European Commission

Discussion session to round off GreenPort Congress 2013

2013-09-16T16:53:00+01:00

Dimitrios Theologitis, Patrick Verhoeven, Gun Rudeberg and Charles Haine to participate in Closing Panel Discussion: ''The Green Guide – the Way Forward''

Tour of Antwerp Port included in delegate places

2013-09-09T11:18:00+01:00

During the tour delegates will see important parts of the port such as: The Churchill Dock (general cargo), European Distribution Centres, the Delwaide Dock (containers) and the huge Marshalling Yard of the railways.

Networking opportunities

Join environmentalists from across the industry.

2013-09-08T16:44:00+01:00

Book your place now to join specialists from the many ports, terminals and industry organisations who have already confirmed their attendance.

Antwerp Port

8th GreenPort Congress just one of Antwerp's Green Week' events!

2013-09-02T16:54:00+01:00

Release of Antwerp Port Authority''s Sustainability Report, WPCI LNG Working Group Meeting, ESPO Sustainable Development Committee Meeting and NABU Clear Air in Ports Meeting will all take place prior to the GreenPort Congress!

Networking opportunities

Networking and knowledge sharing opportunities abound!

2013-09-02T16:35:00+01:00

An important part of any event is the chance to meet peers from across the global supply chain and the GreenPort Congress offers networking opportunities in abundance.

Antwerp Port

Back from holiday? Have you booked your place?

2013-08-22T16:15:00+01:00

The GreenPort Congress is the only event that concentrates on environmental issues in ports and terminals but which also facilitates a great networking environment. The format of the programme is designed to facilitate discussion between all parties at the event, as well as having the opportunity to learn from the ...

Antwerp Sustainable Port

Last chance to save over 230 Euros - Early bird rate expires 31 July 2013!

2013-07-26T16:57:00+01:00

Delegate places include: Welcome reception (8 October 2013), Gala dinner (9 October 2013), Port Tour (11 October 2013) as well as the two day conference with Working Groups and full documentation.

Port of Antwerp

Early bird rate expires 31 July 2013. Book now to save 20% - over 230 Euros!

2013-07-26T16:40:00+01:00

Delegate places include: Welcome reception (8 October 2013), Gala dinner (9 October 2013), Port Tour (11 October 2013) as well as the two day conference with Working Groups and full documentation.

Beach holiday

Book before your holiday and save 20%!

2013-07-23T11:38:00+01:00

Just one week left to book at the early bird rate for the GreenPort Congress. Book by 31 July 2013 and save 20% - over 230 Euros!

PEMA

PEMA confirms support for 2013 GreenPort Congress

2013-07-11T09:52:00+01:00

Chief among the aims of the Association is to foster good relations within the communities it represents, by providing a forum for the exchange of views on global trends in port equipment and technology design, manufacture, operation and maintenance.

Speakers 2012

New format programme will get you talking!

2013-07-10T17:12:00+01:00

This is your opportunity to join Working Groups to discuss and debate key issues with experts from across the sector.

Victor Schoenmakers, Port of Rotterdam

..... and on the practical implementation of policy!

2013-06-24T17:19:00+01:00

Presented by the people that know, the GreenPort Congress will show you not only what you have to do to conform but also, and most importantly, how!

Victor Schoenmakers, Port of Rotterdam

..... and on the practical implementation of policy!

2013-06-24T17:19:00+01:00

Presented by the people that know, the GreenPort Congress will show you not only what you have to do to conform but also, and most importantly, how!

Speakers 2012

GreenPort Congress delivers on policy....

2013-06-24T17:01:00+01:00

To ensure their future development commercial ports and terminals need to keep abreast of the latest policies - find out more here about the policy papers to be presented at this year''s GreenPort Congress.

Speakers 2012

GreenPort Congress delivers on policy....

2013-06-24T17:01:00+01:00

To ensure their future development commercial ports and terminals need to keep abreast of the latest policies - find out more here about the policy papers to be presented at this year''s GreenPort Congress.

Mercator icon for mobile

GreenPort Congress' new Responsive Website

2013-06-14T15:23:00+01:00

GreenPort Congress has a fresh, new look website which has been re-engineered to incorporate ‘responsive design’.

Mercator icon for mobile

GreenPort Congress' new Responsive Website

2013-06-14T15:23:00+01:00

GreenPort Congress has a fresh, new look website which has been re-engineered to incorporate ‘responsive design’.

2013 Conference programme released!

2013-06-03T15:47:00+01:00

This year''s exciting new format will facilitate discussion and debate amongst delegates, who will represent the complete port community.

Port of Antwerp

2013 Conference programme released!

2013-06-03T15:47:00+01:00

This year''s exciting new format will facilitate discussion and debate amongst delegates, who will represent the complete port community.

Welcome Reception

2013-05-07T16:13:00+01:00

The GreenPort Congress Welcome Reception will be hosted by the Port of Antwerp on 8 October 2013 in the city''s Town Hall, 7pm - 9pm.

Welcome Reception

2013-05-07T16:13:00+01:00

The GreenPort Congress Welcome Reception will be hosted by the Port of Antwerp on 8 October 2013 in the city''s Town Hall, 7pm - 9pm.

Gala Dinner

2013-05-07T16:07:00+01:00

The Gala Dinner will be held on the evening of the first day at The Ark which is located in the port area.

Gala Dinner

2013-05-07T16:07:00+01:00

The Gala Dinner will be held on the evening of the first day at The Ark which is located in the port area.

Port of Antwerp

Port of Antwerp CEO invites participants to the 2013 GreenPort Congress

2013-04-09T13:10:00+01:00

Eddy Bruyninckx, CEO, Port of Antwerp and Marc Van Peel, Vice-Mayor of the City of Antwerp and President Antwerp Port Authority, look forward to welcoming this year''s delegates to Antwerp.

Port of Antwerp

Port of Antwerp CEO invites participants to the 2013 GreenPort Congress

2013-04-09T13:10:00+01:00

Eddy Bruyninckx, CEO, Port of Antwerp and Marc Van Peel, Vice-Mayor of the City of Antwerp and President Antwerp Port Authority, look forward to welcoming this year''s delegates to Antwerp.

Port of Antwerp

2013 Programme and Call for Papers details released

2013-02-08T15:25:00+00:00

This year''s new interactive programme, designed to promote participation, involvement and discussion, will feature four main topics.

Port of Antwerp

2013 Programme and Call for Papers details released

2013-02-08T15:25:00+00:00

This year''s new interactive programme, designed to promote participation, involvement and discussion, will feature four main topics.

Victor Schoenmakers

Radical new format revealed for 2013 GreenPort Congress!

2013-02-08T15:14:00+00:00

The 8th GreenPort Congress will take on a dramatic change to encourage greater participation and discussion throughout the two days of the event.

Victor Schoenmakers

Radical new format revealed for 2013 GreenPort Congress!

2013-02-08T15:14:00+00:00

The 8th GreenPort Congress will take on a dramatic change to encourage greater participation and discussion throughout the two days of the event.

Port of Antwerp

Leading associations support GreenPort Congress 2013

2013-01-11T16:39:00+00:00

The Port of Antwerp and ESPO are just two of the key organisations supporting the conference.

Port of Antwerp

Leading associations support GreenPort Congress 2013

2013-01-11T16:39:00+00:00

The Port of Antwerp and ESPO are just two of the key organisations supporting the conference.

GreenPort Congress Gala Dinner 2012

The Palais de la Bourse was the elegant setting for the Gala Dinner

2012-11-09T12:53:00+00:00

Further pictures of the 2012 GreenPort Congress will be made available on the image gallery shortly.

GreenPort Congress Gala Dinner 2012

The Palais de la Bourse was the elegant setting for the Gala Dinner

2012-11-09T12:53:00+00:00

Further pictures of the 2012 GreenPort Congress will be made available on the image gallery shortly.

Port of Antwerp

Dates confirmed for 2013 GreenPort Congress

2012-11-09T12:32:00+00:00

Further details and the call for papers for the 8th GreenPort Congress will be released shortly.

Port of Antwerp

Dates confirmed for 2013 GreenPort Congress

2012-11-09T12:32:00+00:00

Further details and the call for papers for the 8th GreenPort Congress will be released shortly.

Speakers at the 2012 Congress

Conference proceedings and presentations available to download now!

2012-10-15T11:10:00+01:00

The packed programme for the 7th GreenPort Congress contained nearly 50 presentations, all of which are now available to download.The following sessions were included at the Congress:

Speakers at the 2012 Congress

Conference proceedings and presentations available to download now!

2012-10-15T11:10:00+01:00

The packed programme for the 7th GreenPort Congress contained nearly 50 presentations, all of which are now available to download.The following sessions were included at the Congress:

Speakers taking questions at the 2012 GreenPort Congress

GreenPort Congress addresses shipping and port environmental performance

2012-10-15T10:55:00+01:00

The 7th edition of Congress was held the first week of October 2012 in Marseille, the former ancient Greek merchant port and one of the biggest port cities on the Mediterranean Sea. The theme of the first day revolved around ‘Managing the impact of emissions and discharges from ships’ ...

Speakers taking questions at the 2012 GreenPort Congress

GreenPort Congress addresses shipping and port environmental performance

2012-10-15T10:55:00+01:00

The 7th edition of Congress was held the first week of October 2012 in Marseille, the former ancient Greek merchant port and one of the biggest port cities on the Mediterranean Sea. The theme of the first day revolved around ‘Managing the impact of emissions and discharges from ships’ ...

Victor Schoenmakers

ESPO launches its new Green Guide

2012-10-09T17:39:00+01:00

The Guide is accompanied by two online annexes. Annex 1 consists of exemplary response options and good practices that are in place in European ports.

Victor Schoenmakers

ESPO launches its new Green Guide

2012-10-09T17:39:00+01:00

The Guide is accompanied by two online annexes. Annex 1 consists of exemplary response options and good practices that are in place in European ports.

Exhibitors talking to delegates

Networking opportunities abound during the refreshment breaks

2012-10-09T16:57:00+01:00

During the breaks and social events, all participants took every opportunity to meet acquaintances old and new from across the globe.

Exhibitors talking to delegates

Networking opportunities abound during the refreshment breaks

2012-10-09T16:57:00+01:00

During the breaks and social events, all participants took every opportunity to meet acquaintances old and new from across the globe.

Marseille Fos Exhibition stand

Marseille Fos exhibited at the 2012 Congress

2012-10-09T16:51:00+01:00

As Hosts, the Port Authority took every opportunity to promote the ongoing improvements being made to this busy port.

Marseille Fos Exhibition stand

Marseille Fos exhibited at the 2012 Congress

2012-10-09T16:51:00+01:00

As Hosts, the Port Authority took every opportunity to promote the ongoing improvements being made to this busy port.

Exhibitors at the 2012 GreenPort Congress

Exhibitors took every opportunity to discuss their products and services

2012-10-09T16:35:00+01:00

All exhibitors at the GreenPort Congress were kept busy during the networking coffee and lunch breaks.

Exhibitors at the 2012 GreenPort Congress

Exhibitors took every opportunity to discuss their products and services

2012-10-09T16:35:00+01:00

All exhibitors at the GreenPort Congress were kept busy during the networking coffee and lunch breaks.

Delegates at the 2012 GP Congress

Delegates and speakers came from far and wide

2012-10-09T16:11:00+01:00

The GreenPort Congress always attracts a truly international audience, and this year was no exception. All who came enjoyed the many networking opportunities and took the chance to share knowledge and to discuss the many issues facing ports and terminals today.

Delegates at the 2012 GP Congress

Delegates and speakers came from far and wide

2012-10-09T16:11:00+01:00

The GreenPort Congress always attracts a truly international audience, and this year was no exception. All who came enjoyed the many networking opportunities and took the chance to share knowledge and to discuss the many issues facing ports and terminals today.

2012 Port Tour

The Tour of Marseille Port rounded off an excellent week

2012-10-09T15:44:00+01:00

The week ended as it began, with much discussion and networking. Starting in the Vieux Port, the heart of Marseille, delegates were shown the many faces of this busy Port.

2012 Port Tour

The Tour of Marseille Port rounded off an excellent week

2012-10-09T15:44:00+01:00

The week ended as it began, with much discussion and networking. Starting in the Vieux Port, the heart of Marseille, delegates were shown the many faces of this busy Port.

Antwerp takes on the baton

Marseille hands over the baton to Antwerp!

2012-10-09T15:24:00+01:00

The 8th GreenPort Congress will be held in Antwerp in October 2013, the hand over was completed at the 7th Congress which was held in Marseille.

Antwerp takes on the baton

Marseille hands over the baton to Antwerp!

2012-10-09T15:24:00+01:00

The 8th GreenPort Congress will be held in Antwerp in October 2013, the hand over was completed at the 7th Congress which was held in Marseille.

GreenPort Congress Welcome Reception 2012

2012 Welcome Reception sets the tone!

2012-10-09T15:10:00+01:00

The networking started at the welcome reception and continued all week. The venue was the beautiful Vielle Charite located in the heart of the Panier, Marseille.

Network with colleagues and peers

Call now to book the last places!

2012-10-01T10:49:00+01:00

Delegates from Australia to Brazil and from China to Columbia, as well as from across Europe and North America, will be in attendance at this year''s Congress

MSC Ship at Marseille Fos Port

Green corridors and the SuperGreen project presentation

2012-09-21T11:52:00+01:00

A late addition to the programme, the purpose of this paper is to present the available output of the project with emphasis on its transport policy content.

Marseille

Port of Marseille Fos to host welcome reception, gala dinner and port tour

2012-09-12T14:08:00+01:00

All participants are invited to attend all social events which will facilitate excellent networking opportunities for all.

Dimitrios Theologitis

Dimitrios Theologitis, DG Move, to speak at GreenPort Congress 2012

2012-09-12T13:40:00+01:00

Mr Theologitis will give the keynote speech and also Moderate the ''Green Logistics Chain'' session.

Marseille Fos Port

CMA CGM subsidiary to give presentation in Marseille

2012-09-12T10:00:00+01:00

''How to create a green supply chain with intermodal connections'' will be the title of the paper given by Alexandre Gallo, CEO of Greenmodal Transport.

2011 Congress

Packed programme with over 40 presentations

2012-09-12T08:27:00+01:00

The confirmed GreenPort Congress programme is packed with presentations from ports, terminal operators and shipping lines from across the globe.

Cruise Ship docked at Marseille

Join port authorities, terminal operators, shipping lines and many more!

2012-09-11T15:13:00+01:00

More than 200 delegates from over 30 countries are expected to attend the GreenPort Congress.

Marseilles Provence World Trade Centre

Venue for 2012 has been announced!

2012-06-21T09:55:00+01:00

The Marseilles Provence World Trade Centre (WTC) has been confirmed as the venue for the 2012 GreenPort Congress.

Presentation of PERS Certificates

Presentation of PERS Certificates took place at the GreenPort Congress in Hamburg

2012-03-22T17:34:00+00:00

Port of Cork and Peterhead Port Authority were presented with their PERS Certificates by Victor Schoenmakers, Chairman of ESPO

Cruise Ship docked at Marseille

Early bird delegate rate available now!

2012-03-22T17:05:00+00:00

Book your delegate place now and save 20% off the full rate. But hurry, the early bird rate ends 30 July 2012!

Marseille Fos Port

Key Industry Associations lend their support

2012-03-22T16:23:00+00:00

ESPO, EFIP, ECOPORTS, Pole Mer PACA and AIVP are just some of the supporters of this year''s event.

Speakers at the 2011 Congress

2012 Call for Papers now closed

2012-03-21T09:43:00+00:00

The provisional programme for the 7th GreenPort Congress will be released shortly.

Delegates enjoying the port tour

Tour of Hamburg Port hosted by Hamburg Port Authority

2011-11-11T12:18:00+00:00

After two days of discussion and listening to presentations, delegates took some fresh air.

Congress Gala Dinner

Congress Gala Dinner - a great evening for all

2011-11-11T11:57:00+00:00

Hamburg Port Authority hosted the dinner which was held at the Fischauktionshalle.

Exhibitors networking with delegates

Exhibitors enjoy the opportunity to network with delegates

2011-09-21T18:50:00+01:00

ABB, BROMMA, Environmental Consulting, ewo, Fraunhofer CML and Schneider Electric all took the opportunity to talk with delegates during the breaks.

Hamburg Port Authority hands over the baton to Marseille

Hamburg Port Authority hands over the baton to Marseille!

2011-09-21T18:33:00+01:00

Marseille Fos Port Authority will be the hosts of the 7th GreenPort Congress from 3-5 October 2012.

Welcome Reception

Delegates were welcomed to the Congress at the beautiful Hamburg Town Hall

2011-09-21T18:16:00+01:00

A warm reception was waiting for attendees at the 6th GreenPort Congress.

Delegates at the GreenPort Congress 2011

Ports are tackling the 'Green' Challenge

2011-09-21T18:03:00+01:00

More than 200 delegates from 30 countries came together in Hamburg to discuss and debate key green issues affecting ports today

Hotel Atlantic

Last chance to book!

2011-09-09T08:23:00+01:00

Join more than 200 professionals from around the world - only a few places remain, book now to guarantee your place!

Dimitrios Theologitis

Head of Unit, EC to open Congress

2011-08-29T11:19:00+01:00

Dimitrios Theologitis of the European Mobility Network Directorate, will give the keynote speech at the 2011 GreenPort Congress

Cruise ship

GreenPort Cruise Programme updated

2011-07-21T16:30:00+01:00

Delegates will be able to visit the new cruise facilities in Altona or to see a presentation of the new harbor city area, combined with a short harbour boat trip.

Hamburg Port

Congress Programme updated!

2011-06-23T11:51:00+01:00

The programme will feature speakers and panellists from Eurogate, Hamburg Port Authority, HHLA, North Queensland Bulk Ports Corporation, Greenpeace and many more.

Hamburg Port

Congress Programme confirmed!

2011-06-02T10:58:00+01:00

The Programme for the 2011 GreenPort Congress can now be viewed online.

ESPO

ESPO, EFIP & ECOPORTS to lend their support

2011-05-18T11:37:00+01:00

GreenPort Congress is pleased to have the support of these key industry associations for the 2011 event.

Welcome Reception

Welcome Reception venue confirmed

2011-05-18T11:33:00+01:00

The Congress Welcome Reception will be held in Hamburg''s impressive City Hall.

Gala dinner venue

Gala dinner venue confirmed

2011-05-08T16:30:00+01:00

The Conference Gala Dinner will be held at the Fischauktionshalle on the 14 September 2011.

Hamburg Port

Preliminary Programme Confirmed!

2011-05-06T17:37:00+01:00

The sessions at the 2011 GreenPort Congress have now been confirmed.

Hamburg Port

Call for papers released!

2011-03-28T16:28:00+01:00

Companies wishing to submit an abstract for the programme should do so by 12th April 2011 latest.

HPA Flag

Hamburg Port Authority invites delegates to GreenPort Congress 2011

2011-03-18T17:09:00+00:00

The Congress is an opportunity to present and focus on topics that concern the sustainable operation of modern port operations.