5th Port Planning and Development Summit 2019
12 November 2013 - 14 November 2013
Manila, Phillippines

Our Speakers

  •  Rayan Qutub Rayan Qutub
    Chief Executive Officer
    King Abdullah Port
  • Elvyn G MasassyaElvyn G Masassya
    President Director
    Indonesia Port Corporation
  • Edwin Van EspenEdwin Van Espen
    Program Manager International Projects
    Port of Rotterdam
  • Rejean PicardRejean Picard
    Vice President, Infrastructure Development
    Port of Quebec
  • Mario LievensMario Lievens
    Director
    Port of Antwerp
  • Tony NavaratneTony Navaratne
    Manager Port Planning
    Sydney Ports Corporation
  • Ram KancharlaRam Kancharla
    VP Planning & Development
    Port Tampa Bay
  • John ChaplinJohn Chaplin
    Director of External Affairs & Special Projects
    The Bristol Port Company
  • Natalie GuptaNatalie Gupta
    Master Planner
    Independent Port Consultants Group
  • Tim MorrisTim Morris
    Chief Executive
    The UK Major Ports Group
  • Dennis KogebohnDennis Kogebohn
    Partner & Head of Market Segment
    Hamburg Port Consulting
  • Martin MannionMartin Mannion
    Ports Director
    Mannion Marine
  • Andrew VargaAndrew Varga
    Head of Planning
    Port of Melbourne
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World's Leading Port Planning & Development Summit

The World's Leading Port Planning & Development World Summit Comes to Brussels Belgium this October!

At the 2019 conference, be exposed and hear about the latest insights and project case studies on port planning and development from global port operator and authorities while knowing how you can overcome pertinent challenges effectively as your port operations streamline and grow.

The 5th Port Planning & Development World Summit 2019 will gather Chiefs/Heads/Managers of Port Construction & Planning from global port operators/port authorities/maritime authorities, ministry of transportation to fill you with proven case studies & strategies for ports and terminals planning.

Key areas of discussion include how to overcome lagging productivity and overcapacity issues, how to develop ports that cater to future vessel trends and traffic, managing concession agreements, how to develop landside infrastructure, how to assess alternative land uses for terminal construction, port right sizing to develop high capacity terminal, cost control and risk assessment on land reclamation, incorporate automation and advance technology to improve port efficiency & expansion planning as well as rail and road transportation planning and their linkage to the port/warehouse

All in All, it's going to be a tremendous event and a must-attend for port operators and authorities globally! Block Your Calendar to Attend the Annual event!

Key Benefits of Attending Include

Port Design, Layout & Sizing Issues Addressing port design challenges to adapt to uncertain demand forecasts, increased vessel capacities, new vessel designs, alternate terminal space uses, future technological trends and uncertain maritime policies in order to accommodate today’s needs as well as tomorrow trends

Port Overcapacity & Lagging Productivity Find out how ports globally are planning and strategizing to mitigate the risks caused by overcapacity and lagging productivity 

Dredging & Land Reclamation Challenges Learn practical solutions to deal with dredging difficulties, coastal land reclamation issues of flood risk, soil liquefaction, seabed level & land infrastructure to ensure port construction work is executed as per project schedule

Port Automation & Digitalization Hear world class technology/automated system implementation (automated crane system, autonomous truck platooning system) to take your port development to the next level

Port Efficiency with Increased Traffic Flow Optimizing increased vessel traffic flow planning through effective port planning to avoid an increase in congestion and turnover time

Completed Port Development Projects Hear case studies on completed port expansion/development projects across global ports from Asia Pacific, Middle East, Europe, US

Project Management Improve your monitoring of project cycles to avoid major delays and ensure smooth execution of construction works

Risk Assessment & Climate Change Adaption Use Adaptive Port Planning strategy to systematically deal with uncertainties that appear over the lifetime of your port planning project

Green Port Development Delivering continuous port development projects towards green port for enhanced port performance & operation efficiency

Port Expansion & Relocation Recognizing the technical challenges that need to be addressed so that your port operation is not affected during the transition

Safety & Environmental Impacts – Learn how to implement chemical analyses and characterization before construction for the entire port seabed to avoid dredging disruptions and environmental disasters

Concession Agreements - Understand how you can best manage concession and contractual agreements effectively 

EXCLUSIVE SITE VISIT to PORT OF ANTWERP ON 11 OCTOBER!

Don't miss the opportunity to visit one of the world's biggest and busiest international ports as you walk through the leading port facilities, understand how it plans and expands port operations in line with future demand and vessel trends while experiencing what it takes to be branded and operated as a world-class port first-hand!

Site Visit Passes are on First Come First Served Basis!!

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