The EMMA project together with the Chambers’ Union Elbe/Oder have the pleasure to cordially invite you to participate at the final project conference:


Visions and Opportunities for the Transport Network:
Inland Navigation and River-Sea Shipping in the Baltic Sea Region


A Joint Conference by the Baltic Sea Region Programme Project EMMA
and the Chamber Union Elbe/Oder

Date:             6th November 2018, 09:30 h – 17:30 h

Venue:          THON Hotel EU | Rue de la Loi 75 | 1040 Bruxelles | Belgium

Registration:  LINK - Please enter the registration code: "EMMA" (capital letters)

Registration via our project partner Chamber of Commerce and Industry East-Brandenburg.
A limited number of seats is available only. Registration is going to be confirmed on a first come first serve basis!


The conference will be held in English, with German and Polish translations.

The conference is kindly supported by


The EMMA project aims to enhance inland navigation and river-sea shipping as well as to strengthen sectors’ voice on waterways in the Baltic Sea Region. The project is financed by the Interreg VB Baltic Sea Region programme and is a flagship project of the EU Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region in the Policy Area Transport.

The conference programme highlights two panel discussions. Inland navigation experts showcase “An Inland Navigation Vision for the Baltic Sea Region” and answer the question how the “Vision turns to Strategy and the Strategy to Lighthouse Projects”, aiming to enhance inland waterway transport in the Baltic Sea Region by inspiring and through inspiring and contributing to the discussion on the future EU transport policy.

During the lunch break and after the conference programme we cordially invite you to network with inland navigation experts from Sweden, Finland, Lithuania, Poland, Czech Republic and Germany.

We are looking forward receiving your registration and are happy to welcome you in Brussels!