MT2020 conference recommendations (Cairo 10-12 May)

Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums — By on May 26, 2016 at 11:44 AM
A view from the Confeence - a full house!

A view from the Confeence – a full house!

Participants, Speakers1 and Organizers attending The Maritime Transportation 2020 conference (MT2020) 2 have after three interesting days of intense work and discussions (focused on innovation and development) agreed to support and share the following 10 recommendations:

MT2020 recommends
1. Usage of the renewable energy and the alternative sources of energy (hybrid energy) in the Maritime Transport activities (Ports-Yachts) and the naval propulsion

2. Providing the Arab ports and specially the hub ports including the Suez Canal Zone with stations to supply vessels with liquefied natural gas

3. Focusing on investment in the technological & logistics fields, and work on the development of human labor to keep pace with the global development

4. All Arab chambers of Shipping and counterparts to join FONASBA for its important services provided to the shipping
industries3

5. Continuous development in legislation related to transport in all its elements to attract investment and development in the Arab countries to keep pace with the rapid development in the shipping industry

6. Supporting the expansion of the establishment of the economic zones of the Arab Countries and cooperation among them

7. Supporting the Blue Valley initiative in the economic zone of the Suez Canal Industries related to maritime transport

8. Endorsement of seamen certificates issued through distance education

9. Focusing on the importance of involving delegates from the Arab Academy of Science Technology and Maritime Transport
as representatives of the League of Arab States in the International Labor Organization meetings in the maritime labor field in coordination with the Arab Federation of Chambers of Shipping

10. Cooperation of the Egyptian Chambers of Shipping and the Arab Federation of Chambers of Shipping with Suez Canal
economic zone in preparation of studies and maritime consultancy.
For further information please contact: Helle Gleie +45-22540330 or helle.gleie@itolead.com

1
The program incl. the names of the high level Egyptian, Arab and International speakers can be found here
2 Organizers: the Arab Federation of Chamber of Shipping (AFCS), the Arab Institute of Navigation and ITOLEAD Consulting/MarconHouse partner
3
An agreement between FONASBA and AFCS was signed 10 May 2016 at MT2020

Tags: , , ,

Leave a Reply

IMPORTANT! To be able to proceed, you need to solve the following simple math (so we know that you are a human) :-)

What is 9 + 6 ?
Please leave these two fields as-is:

Trackbacks

Leave a Trackback