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Genoa, a founder-member of AIVP, hosts the 8th Parmenides Forum on: What sustainable development for our Mediterranean ports?

On 21-23 March 2017 AIVP went to Genoa to take an active part in the 8th Parmenides International Forum of the Interacademic Development Group (GID). The event was organised in partnership with Porto Antico, the management and development structure of the old port of Genoa, whose Director General, Alberto Cappato, is also on the board of AIVP.

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Sylvie Vachon, Présidente directrice générale, Administration portuaire de Montréal (Canada)
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Genoa, a founder-member of AIVP, hosts the 8th Parmenides Forum on: What sustainable development for our Mediterranean ports?

On 21-23 March 2017 AIVP went to Genoa to take an active part in the 8th Parmenides International Forum of the Interacademic Development Group (GID). The event was organised in partnership with Porto Antico, the management and development structure of the old port of Genoa, whose Director General, Alberto Cappato, is also on the board of AIVP.

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Austin Becker rewarded for his work

Austin Becker, a member of AIVP’s network of experts, is Professor of Maritime Affairs at the University of Rhode Island (USA). He has just received the “Sloan Research Fellow” in the “Ocean Sciences” category, an award of the highly prestigious Alfred P. Sloan Foundation. This prize distinguishes researchers in their early-career for their innovative work and awards them a two-year research fellowship.

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Talcahuano port’s general manager, very happy to be part of AIVP

The General Director of the Port of Talcahuano (Chile), Rodrigo Monsalve Riquelme, expressed his satisfaction at the “Portal Portuario” media to have become an AIVP member:

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trieste_gm_29mars2017Without creating new structures, the object of this agreement is to start from the present state to add value to the port logistics competences of the territory and high level research centres. Research and industry are factors which accelerate the rate of development of a territory. Building on their synergies is an important lever for attracting businesses and creating jobs.

Full article: Informazione Marittime + Area Science Park

halifax_bd_29mars2017Thanks especially to the financial support of the Irving Shipbuilding yard, 3.2 ha of the waterfront are to be reconfigured to make the “Centre for Ocean Ventures and Entrepreneurship” (COVE). Biotechnology, electronics and computer programming companies are other business areas which the strategy hopes to attract. Of course the Port could benefit as well.
Full article: Canada.com

hull_dd_2017-mars23Albert Dock is still an active part of the port, and it also has less suitable access to the city centre. Furthermore it would have been a more expensive solution. Construction close to The Deep aquarium will provide easier access to the city and make other existing facilities nearby available to tourists.

Full article : Hull Daily mail

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American Association of Port Authorities Baltic Ports Organization The World Association for Waterborne Transport Infrastructure European Federation of Inland Ports European Sea Ports Organization
International Association of Ports and Harbors International urban Development Association Port Management Association of Eastern and Southern Africa Association de Gestion des Ports d’Afrique de l’Ouest et du Centre - Port Management Association of West & Central Africa Association for the Collaboration between Ports and Cities Associazione dei Porti Italiani Programa Integral de Investigación para el Desarrollo de la Ciudades Portuarias