The EBA is pleased to invite you to a high-calibre “must-attend” event “Port Industry Development: Practitioners Talks” – to be held as part of the annual Ukrainian Ports Forum 2019 – a key industry event which has been running very successfully, and will be in its second year in Odesa.
The round table is a targeted event specially designed for exporters and importers, representatives of port operators, logistics, banking, finance and maritime businesses, suppliers and those involved in the development and operation of container ports, warehouses and terminals.
An intimate niche discussion (open to registered participants only), comprising a select handful of industry experts, allows for insightful talks and great networking.
Questions on the agenda:
- Port industry reform: how to change governance and attract new investments
- Problems during ecological inspections in sea ports and terminals, from a legal and practical standpoint
- Laws and regulations in the maritime industry: new changes 2019
Within the Ukrainian Ports Forum 2019 will create a location for B2B meetings
The business component of the Ukrainian Ports Forum 2019 in Odessa has been replenished with a special B2B session, which will be held on the second day of the forum on May 31. The new format involves organizing a series of discussions and meetings between representatives of foreign and Ukrainian companies.
“The B2B session will allow the forum participants to move from discussing global trends that affect the development of the port industry in Ukraine and the world to address the business challenges they face, taking into account the information received on the first day. Already about 8 companies have declared their readiness for discussions. These are international corporations, manufacturers of equipment, digital solutions for the port industry and investors” – Head of Organizing Committee of UPF 2019, Head of USPA Raivis Veckagans commented on the addition of the Forum’s program. Within the framework of the special business session, presentations of participating companies will be presented, as well as a series of discussions on the one on one format.
Registration for discussions continues on the Forum’s website with the following companies:
- Arcelor Mittal
- P&O Maritime
- Cargo X
- Reni Sea Port Authority
- LLC «Orlovka Ferry Complex»
The B2B session can be expanded upon the invitation of representatives of government authorities and international experts in the port industry.