1st Annual Conference: Enhancing Inland Navigation

Monday, November 21, 2016 - 05:30 to 12:00

Port of Hamburg Marketing & the Chambers' Union Elbe/Oder invited you to a joint conference on “Enhancing Inland Navigation” on 21st Nov. 2016

Conference Programme 12:30 – 19:00 | Reception from 19:00

Venue: Warsaw Marriott Hotel | Al. Jerozolimskie 65/79 | 00-697 Warsaw | Poland     

The conference is organised in the framework of the EMMA project which is funded by the Interreg Baltic Sea Region Programme 2014-2020. It aims to enhance inland navigation and to strengthen sectors’ voice on waterways in the Baltic Sea Region. The project was approved as flagship for the EU Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region by the EU Commission in the Policy Area Transport recently.

Three moderated panel discussions engaged by high level speakers from industry and policy will discuss the status quo, challenges and opportunities of inland navigation:

Oder-Panel “Transnational Cooperation in the Oder regio
Elbe-Panel “Elbe master plan (Gesamtkonzept)”
EMMA-Panel “Developing one strong voice for inland navigation in Europe”

This section provides all presentations and further background information to the event.