Federica Montaresi (Head of Studies and Special Projects Unit) La Spezia Port Authority (project manager) acquired a degree in Civil Engineering (specialization in Transport) in 2005 at Pisa University. She had worked for European Commission in transport sector from 2005 to 2007. She has been working for La Spezia Port Authority since 2007 as Responsible for Strategic Planning, Special Projects and EU Programmes. She has a very good experience in cooperation projects and in the management of technical projects concerning logistics, intermodal freight transport, green freight corridors, Motorways of the Sea, environmental projects (cold ironing , LNG, innovative projects to reduce the enviromental impact of port activities on urban area), marketing analysis regarding new potential inland markets linked to ports, new IT solutions to reduce the complexity in logistic operations along the supply chain including e-custom, e-freight and e-maritime processes. She is the project manager of WiderMos project.