15.30 - 16.00
16.00 - 17.45
JOINT SESSION - main conference hall
Port-cities today and post 2030
Story telling from the global arena
Presentations followed by Panel of speakers and questions from the audience
Key Drivers Shaping Future Ports
Speaker: Tom Boardley, Lloyds Register
The Evolvement of Ports in the light of automation, big data and digitalisation – creating new port functions & business opportunities.
Transformation of Port-cities – Smart Solutions for Urban Deltas
How Circular Economy & Sustainable Production Affect Ports & Port-cities and how crossovers between Cities and Ports enhance the circular economy
- Carter Atkins, Port of LA
More speakers to be presented
Transformation of Ports
The Paris Climate Change Agreement and its Impacts on Ports and Port-cities
Bill Hemmings - Director, Transport and Environment
Sotiris Raptis - EcoPorts Coordinator, The European Sea Ports Organisation (ESPO)
Tristan Smith - University College London
Carter Atkins - Port of Los Angeles
The conference will take place at Quality Hotel View in Malmö and will consist of both joint and parallel sessions. A wide range of experts will provide their views on the opportunities and challenges for ports, port-cities and their hinterlands. The preliminary programme is below.
TUESDAY 7th November
JOINT SESSIONS - main conference hall
08.00 - 09.00
Registration and coffee
Welcome Address from Dr Cleopatra Doumbia-Henry, President of the WMU
Opening remarks, Katrin Stjernfeldt Jammeh Major of the City of Malmö
The Role of Port and Port-Cities for the Future. The International Association of Ports & Harbours
The evolvement of ports in light of automation, big data and digitisation creating new business opportunities.
Key Drivers Shaping Future Ports -
from a Liner Terminal Perspective
Speaker: APM Terminals
The Next Manufacturing Revolution Is Here
How Industry 4.0 and e-commerce will produce a macroeconomic shift and impact global supply chains.
Ports and Port Cities and Circular economy
How Circular economy & Sustainable Production affect Ports and Port Cities and how crossovers between cities and ports enhance the circular economy
15.15 - 16.45
Presentations followed by moderator led discussions.
An Intermodal Landscape in Transformation – The Regional Perspective
How a gradual transport shift from land to sea may occur and how key players may adapt.
Participants: Shortsea Promotion Centre Norway - Kongsberg Group - SEAGO
More participants may be presented.
The transformation of ports
Automation, Big Data and Digitalization; Sea Traffic Management
Participants: STM/Swedish Maritime Administration - CargoTech Kalmar
More participants to be presented.
End of first day
A collaboration between The World Maritime University (WMU), Region Skåne, The City of Malmö, Lighthouse, Resilient Region Association, Swedish Maritime Technological Forum and Ports of Sweden.
Peter Askman, Maritime Affairs
Region Skåne, Sweden
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