Port of Antwerp – APEC to conduct Seminar on Innovation in Multipurpose Terminal Operations from 3rd to 5th May 2017

Posted by Daily Shipping Times on 18-04-2017        Tweet

MUMBAI: The Antwerp/Flanders Port Training Center – the training arm of Port of Antwerp has been successfully conducting an experiential programme for the younger generation and upcoming professionals to experience the developments in Antwerp Port in the field of terminal operations and logistics since last two years i.e. 2015 and 2016. The third edition of this programme will be conducted from 2nd May to 5th May 2017 for which the course fees would be Euro 500 that includes hotel accommodation.

The Tentative program will be –

Day 1

•             Welcome to the Port of Antwerp

•             Senior expert of the Port of Antwerp : the advantages of the Port of Antwerp for specific cargo flows

•             Perishables : innovative ideas on handling perishable & site visit

•             Container handling : multimodal split and added value & site visit to a container terminal

Day 2

•             Break Bulk Cargo : a port’s view on break bulk traffic

•             Zuidnatie : organisation of a general cargo terminal & visit to the terminal

•             Steel handling : detailed description of the steel cargo flow & visit

Day 3

•             Chemicals : packed chemicals and dealing with hazardous goods

•             Port tour

•             Closing ceremony at City hall

The program includes

•             3 Days course with lectures and site visits

•             Welcome dinner on May 2nd hosted by Mr. Luc Arnouts, CCO of the Port of Antwerp

•             Documentation

•             Transport (including local transport for site visits and airport pick-up)

•             Accommodation (from 2nd of May till 5th May)

•             Breakfast and lunch


Port House of the Port of Antwerp

Zaha Hadidplein 1, 2030 Antwerp, Beglium

For more info and registration, interested candidates can contact Mr. Raj Khalid on his email at Raj.khalid@gmail.com