The Mauritius Ports Authority (MPA) has been awarded the Best Transhipment Port in the Eastern and Southern African region.
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Dock infos #105, April 2017
In this issue, you will find:
AIVP is delighted to welcome five new organisations to its worldwide network:
Cyrus Ngo’o, Chief Executive of the Autonomous Port of Douala and AIVP Vice-President for the Africa region, was at the 38th meeting of the Council of the Port Management Association of West and Central Africa last February, to promote AIVP, in Dakar (Senegal).
Genoa, a founder-member of AIVP, hosts the 8th Parmenides Forum on: What sustainable development for our Mediterranean ports?March 27, 2017 4:50 pm Leave your thoughts
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.
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.
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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In this issue, you will find:AIVP President tribune about the port cities century brief news an extract of the interview with D. Wilson, Vice President, Corporate Social Responsibility for the Vancouver Fraser Port Authority, in which Mr. Duncan explains how Vancouver port is sustainably addressing the challenges of growth AIVP network news, especially one summary about the AAPA congress in Mexico.
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Port Academy by Porto Lab, Contship Italia in Milan, 2 – 3 February 2017
Greta Marini, who is responsible for the AIVP Port Center Network, was invited to take part in the “Port Academy” organised by the PortoLab project, launched eleven years ago by terminal operator Contship Italia. In line with the principles set out in the Port Center missions charter, PortoLab allows youngsters aged between 9 and 12 to learn about the terminals operated by Contship in various Italian port cities (Milan, Cagliari, Ravenna, Gioia Tauro, La Spezia).
2016 was marked by a very positive balance for AIVP, with 25 new members joining the network. There was strong recruitment of professionals. The “local authorities” and “port authorities” groups recorded a stable, regular number of new members.