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AAPA XXIV CONGRESO LATINOAMERICANO DE PUERTOS ARICA-CHILE 2015

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Date/Time
Date(s) - Monday, November 30, 2015 - Thursday, December 3, 2015
9:00 am - 6:00 pm

Location
Panamericana Hotel


 

esp290x188-PuertosdeChileThe Latin American Delegation of the American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA) is the annual organizer of the most prestigious congress which focuses on the topics that make up the agenda of the main leaders of this industry, not only from Latin America but from the world.

The 2015 edition is organized with Empresa Portuaria Arica (EPA) under the motto PORT SUSTAINABILITY AND DEVELOPMENT IN LATIN AMERICA, being Chile and its ports the main venue.

Around 400 executives, presidents and port managers from the world as well as public servants and port suppliers will be attending this annual summit. This event provides an excellent opportunity for face to face networking as well as being in direct contact with the most significant decision-makers in the field.

 

Please find the event’s agenda

 

Monday, November 30th

14:00 – 18:00 Registration

16:00 – 18:00 Latin American Delegation Meeting

19:30 – 22:30 Welcome reception

 

Tuesday, December 1st

8:30 – 9:00 Registration

9:00 – 10:00 Opening

10:00 – 11:00 Keynote Address

11:00 – 11:30 Coffee Break

11:30 – 13:00 Investments and corporate social responsibility: commitment to social development in the Port Industry

13:00 – 14:30 Lunch

14:30 – 16:30 Modernization plan and sustainable development in Chilean Ports

16:30 – 17:00 Coffee Break

17:00 – 18:30 The future of the Global Economy: Crisis or opportunity for Latin American Ports?

20:30 – 23:30 Reception hosted by Administracion Portuaria Integral de Progreso

 

Wednesday, December 2nd

9:00 – 10:30 The environmental agenda in the Logistics Chain

10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break

11:00 – 13:00 Optimizing power consumption in the Maritime-Port Industry

13:00 – 14:30 Lunch

14:30 – 16:00 Port infrastructure and sustainable construction: International experiences

16:00 – 16:30 Coffee Break

16:30 – 18:00 Shifting maritime Trade Routes and their impact on Port competitiveness

21:00 – 24:00 Gala dinner

 

Thursday, December 3rd

9:00 – 10:30 Financing eco-efficient technology certification for the Maritime-Port Industry

10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break

11:00 – 12:30 Role of Port Authorities, Institutional Participation, Port environmental sustainability and regional and international cooperation

12:30 – 13:30 Adjournment

15:00 – 18:00 Post-event tours

 

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