4-5 October 2018, Brussels, Belgium

The conference we will address the current and future challenges on hinterland connections in Europe. 2018 is the European Year of multimodality. How can we boost multimodality in order to achieve smarter, greener and better-connected transport? Moderator Alex Van Breedam, professor in Antwerp and supply chain futurist, will be moderating the 2018 edition.

Further details: https://www.managementproducties.com/en/ports-logistics/inland-terminals/program

Date: 05 - 06.09.2018
Place: Constanta, Romania
Details: http://www.interreg-danube.eu/approved-projects/daphne


To help ports tap their full potential as eco-friendly multimodal hubs special emphasis is placed on the aspects regarding the administration and management tasks which have been included in DAPhNE project.

Starting from the current situation along the Danube, suggestions will be made for the improvement and harmonization of port administration processes as well as for the fine tuning of the port business strategies.

The International workshops with the main aims to debate and collect recomandations for Enhancing and Harmonizing Port Administration Processes and also on Port Management Models will be organized by Ovidius University of Constanta and by the National Company - Maritime Ports Administration JSC Constanta on 5-6 September 2018, in Constanta, Romania.


2 - 3 October, 2018 Rotterdam, The Netherlands

The conference will bring together key global industry leaders to address the urgent need for contemporary ports to become smarter, better connected, and better integrated to the wider supply chain ecosystem.
Key topics will include: driving smart port performance; analysing the need for technology and infrastructure upgrades; optimal supply chain process planning, collaboration and data integration; trust in data sharing (as powered by blockchain); end-to-end user planning; change management imperatives; and the ubiquitous need for standardization.

Further details: https://www.porttechnology.org/smart_port_supply_chain_technologies