Major turnout at our Central and South America webinar
Nearly 300 participants from the Central and South American port sector joined the latest IAPH regional webinar, which was held 11 February in partnership with the Inter-American Committee on Ports of the Organisation of American States. The webinar focused on implementing port community systems, a proactive approach to port business continuity and planning an effective port community outreach programme. Presentations from Patrick Verhoeven, IAPH Managing Director, Dwaine Powell, Director Port Community System at the Port Authority of Jamaica, Tessa Major, Director International Business and Innovation at Port of Açu and IAPH Regional Vice-President (photo) and Monica del Rosario Arias Moreno, Advisor to the President at the National Port Authority of Peru were followed by a discussion with the audience, moderated by Jorge Duran, Chief of the CIP/OAS Secretariat. Concluding the session, IAPH President Santiago Garcia Milà was delighted to address all Hispanic-speaking colleagues, reiterating the excellent work of CIP/OAS in bringing the Latin American and Caribbean port communities together virtually for this event. If you missed the webinar, you can revisit it on demand through this link.