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Calendar of Activities 2021

COVID-19 Announcement:

Dear CIP Community, as mentioned on our Homepage and in our COVID-19 Announcement, due to the outbreak of coronavirus, the S/CIP and partners decided to postpone certain events until further notice. We will keep you updated.

The Calendar of Activities is a breakdown of all the CIP’s yearly events. From hemispheric technical conferences and political meetings to courses and technical assistance, the Calendar serves as a reference for the CIP Community on all the opportunities for involvement and/or participation.

Courses  | Hemispheric Technical Conferences | Webinars |Hemispheric Technical Conferences with CIP Participation | Technical Assistance |

Political Meetings | Political Dialogue Follow-Up | Dissemination and Communication Materials

Courses

DateDetailsVenue
February 1-26Course on Auxiliary Services in the context of the Inter-American Diploma in Management of Port Concessions and Auxiliary ServicesPeru National Port Authority
(APN) virtual platform
March 1-26Course on Legislation on Concessions and Auxiliary Services in the context of the Inter-American Diploma in Management of Port Concessions and Auxiliary ServicesAPN virtual platform
MarchGreen Guide Presentation (Spanish)Online
April 5 - 30Course on Tariff Models and Structure in the context of the Inter-American Diploma in Management of Port Concessions and Auxiliary ServicesAPN virtual platform
AprilGreen Guide Presentation (English)Online
May 3 - 28Course on Public – Private Partnerships in the context of the Inter-American Diploma in Management of Port Concessions and Auxiliary ServicesAPN virtual platform
June8th Port Security Workshop in collaboration with the United States Coast Guard (USCG)other risk factors with ECLAC TBD
June - July18th Session of the Women in Port Management Program IMO – IPER – Port of Le HavreLe Havre, France
September34th Advanced Course on Port Management and Operations IMO-IPER – Port of Le HavreLe Havre, France
September - October20th Ibero-American Course on Technology, Operations and Environmental ManagementSantander, Spain
October25th Ibero-American Course on Port ManagementLane Management with MAERSK Madrid, Spain
OctoberMaster in Port Management and Intermodal Transport with ValenciaPort Foundation, SpainValencia, Spain
November9th Workshop on Port Security Management" TBD

Hemispheric Technical Conferences

DateDetailsVenue
August3rd Hemispheric Conference on Social Responsibility, Gender Equality and Empowerment of WomenLima, Peru
September 23 - 244th Hemispheric Conference on Port SecurityMiami, USA
November15th Port Maritime CongressGuatemala City

Webinars

DateDetailsVenue
FebruaryWebinar on Digitalization as a Boost for Port Competitiveness: PCS and Smart Ports (Topic TBC)Zoom
AprilWebinar on Port Security (Topic TBC)Zoom
JuneWebinar on Disaster Risk Management in English (Topic TBC)Zoom
JulyWebinar on Economic Aspects of the Port Industry (Topic TBC)Zoom
SeptemberWebinar on Port – City Relation (Topic TBC)Zoom
OctoberWebinar on Sustainable Port Management in English (Topic TBC)Zoom
NovemberWebinar on Modern Port Legislation (Topic TBC)Zoom

Hemispheric Technical Conferences with CIP Participation

DateDetailsVenue
May 4 - 629th Latin American Congress of Ports (AAPA) Cartagena, Colombia
JunePort Management Association of the Caribbean (PMAC) Annual General MeetingTBD
October16th Oil Maritime Terminal and Monobuoy Operators’ Day (SLOM)TBD

Technical Assistance

DateDetailsVenue
October 2020 – February 20212020 AAPA – CIP Port Industry Award of Excellence Call for ApplicationsOnline
October 2020 - March 20212020 Maritime Award of the Americas Call for Applications Online
2020-2022Improved Disaster Risk Management Capabilities for Ports in the CaribbeanCaribbean Basin
Under developmentGuide on Port-City Relation Good PracticesCIP Portal
Under developmentCompilation of Waterways Best PracticesCIP Portal
Under developmentCompilation of Port Logistics Best PracticesCIP Portal
TBDPort Incentives Program to Reduce GHG Emissions from Ships in Ports (RightShip)Argentina and Panama

Political Meetings

DateDetailsVenue
May 19-21, 202112th CIP Regular Meeting/21st CECIP
Inter-American Forum of Successful Practices in Port Development
Buenos Aires, Argentina

Political Dialogue Follow-Up

DateDetailsVenue
February / SeptemberTechnical Advisory Group (TAG) Videoconference on Logistics, Innovation and CompetitivenessOnline
February / SeptemberTAG Videoconference on Public Policy, Legislation and RegulationOnline
March / OctoberTAG Videoconference on Tourism, Inland Ports and Waterways, Ship Services and Navigation SafetyOnline
March / OctoberTAG Videoconference on Sustainable Port Management and Environmental ProtectionOnline
April / NovemberTAG Videoconference on Social Responsibility, Gender Equality and Empowerment of WomenOnline
April / NovemberTAG Videoconference on Port Protection and SecurityOnline
July / NovemberVideoconference of the CIP Executive Board (CECIP)Online

Dissemination and Communication Materials

DateDetailsVenue
MonthlyNewsletter CIP HighlightsOnline
AugustCIP Magazine Volume 31Online