Hamburg, Germany

Invitation to the Annual Conference "Enhancing Inland Navigation"

Port of Hamburg Marketing & the Chambers' Union Elbe/Oder invite 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”

Have a look to our detailed programme: LINK

A simultaneous translation in Polish, German and English language will be provided.

A limited number of seats available only. Registration is going to be confirmed on a first come first serve bases. Please do not book flights/hotel upon you received our booking confirmation!
REGISTRATION: Beatrice Richter | Chamber of Commerce and Industry Eastbrandenburg |
Phone: +49 335 5621 1360 |

EMMA cooperates with the “Good navigation Status” (LOT 3) initiative of the European Commission DG MOVE by providing input to the: “Study on support measures for the implementation of the TEN-T Core Network related to sea ports, inland ports and inland waterway transport”.

We are looking forward welcoming you at the conference!

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Press contact: 

Mr. Stefan Breitenbach

Port of Hamburg Marketing
Head of Project Development
+49 40 37709 121