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Webinars

Welcome to the Webinars page of the Inter-American Committee on Ports.

Taking into account the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, the CIP Secretariat (S / CIP) has organized these online events in collaboration with its Associate Members and Strategic Partners to continue training the human capital of our National Port Authorities as well as well as disseminate knowledge of issues of interest to the port community and thus continue its work to promote hemispheric cooperation for competitive, safe, sustainable, and inclusive ports in the Americas.

Be sure to scroll down to see all the webinar options that have been or are available to you and the CIP community:

The Secretariat of the Inter-American Committee on Ports (S/CIP), dedicated to strengthening the technical capabilities of port officials in the region by offering tangible solutions to new challenges, is pleased to announce the upcoming Webinar High Level Cruise Industry Update & Environmental Aspects of Dredging and Port Safety, held in collaboration with CIP strategic partner the Mexico International ISPS Network (RED PBIP México Internacional) and CIP Associate Member Piedroba Consulting Group, on Tuesday, August 18th, at 12:00PM EST.

The Webinar will offer an overview of the current developments in the Cruise Industry and provide a short to medium-term outlook on the prospects for Cruising. In addition, the session will discuss key aspects of environmentally sustainable dredging in the context of the Caribbean and outline related port safety measures.

To register for this Webinar, please click here.

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The Secretariat of the Inter-American Committee on Ports (S/CIP) in collaboration with its strategic partner, the U.S.-Mexico Chamber of Commerce (USMCOC) invite you to participate in the upcoming event Maritime Ports of the Americas: Navigating to Economic Resilience”  on Tuesday, July 14 at 4:00 PM (CT) / 5:00 PM (EST). The event is organized by the California, New York, and Miami Chapters of the USMCOC.  The goal of this event is to present a comprehensive update and analysis regarding the current situation of the ports’ activity, challenges, and commercial opportunities among the United States, Mexico, and Latin America.

The Panelists are:

  • Mr. Jonathan Daniels, Chief Executive & Port Director of Port Everglades
  • Mr. Eugene D. Seroka, Executive Director of Port of Los Angeles
  • Mr. Miguel Angel Yañez Monroy, General Director of Port of Veracruz, Mexico
  • Moderator: Mr. Jorge Durán, Chief of Secretariat at Inter-American Committee on Ports (CIP), Organization of American States (OEA).

To register for the webinar, click here.

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As part of the activities of its Capacity Building and Scholarship Program and reiterating its commitment to strengthen technical capabilities of port officials in the Caribbean, the Secretariat of the Inter-American Committee on Ports (S/CIP), in collaboration with strategic partner MAERSK, is pleased to announce a Webinar on Port Resiliency: Severe Weather Planning and Trade Lane Management, which was held on June 30th at 12:00 PM EST via Webex Event.

The Webinar was a closed per invitation-only event directed to leadership of Caribbean National Port Authorities and addressed key components for improved Severe Weather Planning and Trade Lane management, which included aspects of port resiliency.

*Webinar in Spanish

The S/CIP, in the context of its Scholarship and Training program, and in collaboration with its strategic partner, the Red PBIP Internacional Mexico, dedicated to strengthening the technical capacities of port officials from the region, organized the webinar "Safety in Container Ship Loading" Declaration of Verified Gross Mass (VGM), scheduled in adherence to the Day of the Seafarers, Thursday June 25, at 10:00 AM hrs from CDMX, through the Zoom platform .

To access the webinar recording, please click here.

*Webinar in Spanish

The Secretariat of the Inter-American Committee on Ports (S / CIP) in the context of its Scholarships and Training program and in collaboration with its strategic partner, Fundación ValenciaPort (FV) of Spain, dedicated to strengthening the technical capabilities of its port officials and Offering tangible solutions to new challenges, they are pleased to announce the third Webinar in this series: MULTIMODALITY AND COMPETITIVENESS FOR TRADE FACILITATION

  • Tuesday, June 16, 2020 at 12:00 p.m. in Washington, D.C. (10:00 am Central America, 11:00 am Mexico, 13:00 hrs Uruguay, 18:00 hrs Spain).
  • Ana Margarita Reyes, Deputy Administrator, Panama Maritime Authority (AMP), as speaker.
  • The Webinar will be moderated from Spain by the Engineer Miguel Garín, Director of International Development of the Valenciaport Foundation.

To acess the recording of the webinar, click here.

To access the presentation by the speaker, click here.

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*Webinar in Spanish

The S/CIP, in the context of its Scholarships and Training program, and in collaboration with its strategic partner, the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC), dedicated to strengthening the technical capacities of port officials from the region, organized the Webinar A New Port Reality: Resilience against cyber attacks and other risk factors, on Tuesday, June 9 at 12:00 hrs. from Washington, D.C.

The Webinar, sponsored with the generous support of the PBIP Mexico International Network and Reel ID, will be given at no cost through the following link at the indicated time and date:

To access the documents and learn more about the webinar, click here.

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*Webinar in Spanish

The S/CIP, in the context of its Scholarships and Training program and in collaboration with its strategic partner, Fundación ValenciaPort (FV) of Spain, dedicated to strengthening the technical capabilities of its port officials and Offering tangible solutions to new challenges, announced the second Webinar in this series: ECONOMIC IMPACT OF PORTS IN THEIR SOCIOECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT

  • Tuesday, June 2, 2020 at 12:00 p.m. in Washington, D.C. (10:00 am Central America, 11:00 am Mexico, 13:00 hrs Uruguay, 18:00 hrs Spain).
  • Aurelio Martinez, President of the Port Authority of Valencia, as speaker
  • The Webinar will be moderated from Washington DC by Jorge Durán, Chief of the S / CIP.

To access the recording of the webinar, click here.

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The S/CIP, in the context of its Scholarships and Training program and in collaboration with its strategic partner, Fundación ValenciaPort (FV) of Spain, dedicated to strengthening the technical capabilities of its port officials and Offering tangible solutions to new challenges, announced the first Webinar in this series: INTELLIGENT PORTS and NEW TECHNOLOGIES: THE PORT OF THE FUTURE

  • Tuesday, May 19, 2020 at 12:00 p.m. in Washington, D.C. (10:00 am Central America, 11:00 am Mexico, 13:00 hrs Uruguay, 18:00 hrs Spain).
  • The Engineer Miguel Garín, Director of International Development of the Valenciaport Foundation, will offer an overview of the key aspects of port modernization, both at a general level and in the region, and will develop the necessary strategic actions to keep ports on their way to becoming in a smart port.
  • The Webinar will be moderated from Washington DC by Jorge Durán, Chief of the S / CIP, offering a hemispheric point of view.

To access the recording of the webinar, click here.

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*Webinar in Spanish

The S/CIP, in the context of its Scholarship and Training program, and in collaboration with its strategic partner, the Red PBIP Internacional Mexico, dedicated to strengthening the technical capacities of port officials from the region, organized the webinar "How to Prevent the Spread of COVID-19 in Port Facilities with Red Internacional PBIP México" on Wednesday, May 6, 2020.

To access the recording of the webinar, please click here.

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