Highlights

Roger Rios appointed President of INCOP

Hermeline DELEPOUVE16 January 2017

On a private trip to Costa Rica, AIVP President Philippe Matthis met with Roger Rios, a sociologist well known to AIVP members as coordinator of the city-port development programme “PROCIP”, and who was recently named President of INCOP, the body which operates ports on the country’s Pacific coast.

AIVP mission to Cameroon

Hermeline DELEPOUVE3 January 2017

Responding to an invitation extended by Mr Josué YOUMBA, Chief Executive of the National Port Authority (APN), Philippe Matthis, Chairman of AIVP and Olivier Lemaire, General Manager of AIVP, both travelled to Cameroon for the two national maritime and port days. The trip was an excellent opportunity to visit the country’s port facilities and discover the city-port cooperation projects in Douala and Kribi. 

AIVP member of the Industry Alliance for Multimodal Connectivity and Logistics

Hermeline DELEPOUVE14 December 2016

AIVP, together with 20 other organizations, have agreed to strengthen their cooperation in the framework of the Industry Alliance for Multimodal (IAM). AIVP, through this Alliance, will express its positions and expectations with regards to EU policy initiatives that could boost and enhance sustainable European multimodal connectivity and logistics.

Dock infos N°103, december 2016

webmaster1 December 2016

In this issue, you will read: the AIVP President editorial an extract of the synthesis of the conference of Rotterdam news from port-cities projects AIVP network news

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HACKATHON – Boat-watching app named winner by AIVP

Hermeline DELEPOUVE24 November 2016

The first French port hackathon took place in Le Havre on 19 and 20 November 2016. A total of 75 people, working together in eight teams, went head to head for 24 hours to develop digital solutions to the current issues facing port cities.

Mr. Ngo’o, new AIVP Vice-President

Hermeline DELEPOUVE23 November 2016

At the Board meeting in Paris on 14 November 2016, Mr Cyrus Ngo’o, CEO of the Port Authority of Douala (Cameroon), was appointed AIVP Vice-President for Africa.

 

AIVP at the “Sea and Teaching” symposium

Hermeline DELEPOUVE18 November 2016

AIVP took part in the “Sea and Teaching” symposium organised by the Academy of Rennes on 16 November 2016. The event was an opportunity to compare the views of various experts on the place of the sea and maritime industry in school curriculums.

AIVP partners the 1st hackathon for French ports

Hermeline DELEPOUVE10 November 2016

On 18 and 19 November 2016, a large-scale “hackathon” will be held on the theme of Smart Ports, at the campus of ENSM (the French National School for Merchant Navy Officers). The event is being organised by HAROPA, the alliance which includes the ports of Le Havre, Rouen and Paris, in conjunction with port community systems operator SOGET, ENSM and the Seine Estuary Chamber of Commerce & Industry.