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Dock infos #113 is online!

January 15, 2019 2:04 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

In this December issue, find:

a text signed by Gaetan SIEW, UN-Habitat Special Envoy and Keynote Speaker of the Indian Ocean Meetings organized  in November an excerpt from the case study on the urban integration of the Port of Brussels, where AIVP organized a study mission in early November. AIVP news and news from the network

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AIVP Study Mission to Belgium

January 14, 2019 12:25 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Around fifty participants from seven countries took part in this AIVP study mission to Belgium, on the theme of co-construction in city-port projects (13 and 14 November 2018). Led by Professor Michael Dooms and bringing together all of AIVP’s Belgian port members, the mission was an opportunity for the delegates not just to learn about, but to actually see for themselves, some of the most iconic projects in the development of the country’s port cities. The study mission was organized in partnership with the Port of Brussels, CitiDev.Brussels and the Port of Antwerp.

European and interregional project “BlueConnect”

December 13, 2018 9:24 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Olivier Lemaire, General Manager of AIVP, travelled to Nice on 3 December 2018 at the invitation of the Nice Côte d’Azur Chamber of Commerce and Industry, to offer his expertise on the European and inter-regional “BlueConnect” project. The Franco-Italian initiative launched in February 2017 aims to build a cross-border network of stakeholders in the economic development of ports.

Co-construction in Belgium city-port projects

December 12, 2018 3:52 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

AIVP Study Mission to Belgium

November 13-14, 2018 – Brussels and Antwerp

Introductory presentation by Michael DOOMS
The Walloon ports case
The Flemish ports case
The case of the of the Brussels Capital Region
The City Port relationships in Antwerp

See the proceedings.

Read the case study on Brussels.

AIVP Indian Ocean Days 2018

November 29, 2018 3:42 pm Published by Leave your thoughts


8-9 november 2018 – Le Port (La Réunion – France)

The AIVP Indian Ocean Days, hosted by the Municipality of le Port (Reunion Island) aimed to lay the groundwork for regional cooperation on the issues that ports are set to face in the future.

The debates took place around three key themes:

Theme 1: City-port strategies for a maritime living environment
Theme 2: Economic city-port trends for the Indian Ocean
Theme 3: Measures in favour of employment in the port cities of the Indian Ocean

See the proceedings


Great success for the inaugural Indian Ocean Days – Le Port (La Réunion), 8-9 November 2018

November 29, 2018 11:50 am Published by Leave your thoughts

The first edition of the AIVP Indian Ocean Days brought together almost one hundred participants from AIVP’s network of members and contacts in the Indian Ocean zone.
Delegates from South Africa (Cape Town, Durban, East London and Richards Bay), Mauritius, Seychelles, Madagascar and Mayotte made the journey to share their projects with city-port stakeholders in La Réunion.

Next Generation

November 27, 2018 4:30 pm Published by Leave your thoughts


Quebec City, CANADA – June 11-14, 2018

Topic 1: The waterfront Next Generation ? I’m living and working here!
Topic 2: Healthier, greener: my port city environment Next Generation.
Topic 3: Training, learning, creativity: my education Next Generation.
Topic 4: Carbon free, circular: the port industry Next Generation.
Topic 5: A smarter logistic: my mobility Next Generation.
Topic 6: City, Port, Citizens: the co-construction Next Generation.