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New service: read contents in your own language

January 10, 2020

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You can read our bi-weekly online newsletter “IAPH Insider” in your own language. All you have to do is view the newsletter in your browser, and then you will see a tab ‘Translate’ on the upper right hand of the screen. By clicking on the tab, you will find a selection of languages to choose from. Previous issues of IAPH Insider can always be consulted on the IAPH website.

Ports & Harbors January/February 2020 issue published

January 09, 2020

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This issue focuses on Energy Transition, Asia and Middle East region and more stories such as… Open Forum- ‘Ports champion’: Alison Rumsey, Associated British Ports’ chief HR officer, discusses the company’s commitment to building and growing a diverse workforce in 2020.Cover story -‘Major ports roll out LNG bunkers’: As the IMO’s limits on emissions kick in, major ports and refineries step up capacity, writes Maritna Li. IAPH Members can see the full stories online at Library Page.If you

Welcome to a new member from Turkey

January 08, 2020

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A new Associate member has joined us, Port Operators Association of Turkey (Turklim),in which 67 port operators in Turkey are represented. Read more at http://www.turklim.org/

Welcome to a new member from France!

December 24, 2019

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A new Associate member has joined us, Maritime Street (Mr. Pascal Ollivier, President), who offers a range of services including strategic advisory and consultancy services to governments and to technology solutions providers for advanced digitisation of trade logistics. Read more at https://maritimestreet.fr/

IAPH Women’s Forum’s initiative “Women in Ports Mentoring Program” now extended to female Harbour Masters

December 05, 2019

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Women working in Harbour Master Divisions at the world's ports are now being offered the opportunity to be mentored by some of the industry's most experienced male and female professionals thanks to theInternational Harbour Masters Association(IHMA) now joining theIAPH World Ports Sustainability Programas Partner. IHMA has already reported interest from women members and are in the process of matching them with senior mentors, including members of their own Executive Committee. TheIAPH Women'

IAPH President asked “value or throughput” at Smart Ports Summit

November 29, 2019

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On 19 November, the first Smart Ports Summit was held in the context of the Smart City Expo World Congress in Barcelona. The congress attracted 25,000 visitors and over 1,000 exhibitors from 150 countries to the Catalan capital. Under the auspices of the Port of Barcelona, a dedicated two-day symposium took place for ports to showcase their most advanced digital transformation and sustainability projects. The 'Smart Ports. Piers of the Future' event notably brought together the ports of Antwerp,

IAPH Managing Director attended ICHCA and AAPA conferences

November 29, 2019

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Two of IAPH’s partner organisations, which are also partners in the World Ports Sustainability Program, held their conferences earlier this month. The 20-20 Cargo Vision conference of ICHCA International took place in Malta from 12 to 14 November. IAPH Managing Director Patrick Verhoeven participated in a panel discussion on the future port workforce in an automated era and gave a presentation on the sustainability agenda for ports, highlighting several areas where ICHCA and IAPH cooperate. Patr

Sign up for an exclusive APEC sustainability course

November 18, 2019

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The host port of the World Ports Conference,Port of Antwerp, is committed to the integration of the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in its daily activities and supports every opportunity to exchange best practices in order to improve globally the sustainable development of port environments. That is why Port of Antwerp’sport training centre APEChas put together a one-day learning event on Monday 16 March to offer a hands-on and practical approach to integrate the UN SDGs in sustainable p

Submit your projects for the IAPH Sustainability Awards

November 18, 2019

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The absolute highlight of the 2020 World Ports Conference will be the Wednesday night Gala Dinner, which is to be held in the meticulously restored and recently reopenedHandelsbeurs, which used to house the oldest regulated stock exchange in the world. Its roots go back to the 16thcentury and the Antwerp ‘bourse’ concept stood model for the London Royal Exchange. This magnificent setting will provide the backdrop for the2020 IAPH Sustainability Awards ceremony. The winners will be selected from

Make your innovation deals @IAPH2020 with PortXL

November 18, 2019

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The World Ports Conference goes beyond the traditional conference format. In Antwerp you will have the opportunity to meet face-to-face with starting entrepreneurs that may have innovative answers to some of the sustainability challenges of your port. IAPH has partnered with theaward-winning PortXL, the world’s first port and maritime accelerator, to develop a worldwide innovation platform under the umbrella of theWorld Ports Sustainability Program, where ports can engage in pilots and partnersh

Ports & Harbors November/December 2019 issue published

November 13, 2019

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This issue focuses on Evolving role of ports, America, Central & South region, Training and more stories such as… Open Forum- ‘People, planet, profit and ports’: Pascal Ollivier, President of Maritime Street looks to a holistic public-private approach to deliver smart port cities. Cover story -‘Seeking further with simulation’: High levels of accuracy can be achieved on today’s simulators making them a useful tool for ports. P&H investigates how different stakeholders are increasingly rely

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