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Discover PIONEERS’ upcoming events #PIONEERSontheRoad

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Discover PIONEERS' upcoming events #PIONEERSontheRoad [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]International Physical Internet Conference (IPIC) 2023 🗓️ 13-15 June 2023 |📍Athens, Greece   The International Physical Internet Conference aims to provide an open forum for researchers, industry representatives, government officials and citizens to together explore, discuss, and introduce leading-edge concepts, methodologies, recent projects, technological advancements, and start-up initiatives for current and future Physical Internet implementation. PIONEERS partners, ALICE and IMEC, will be at the 9th edition of IPIC, come and meet us to learn more about the recent developments of the project in greening the ports!   Register here.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_raw_html]JTNDc3R5bGUlM0UlMEEucW9kZWYtcG9ydGZvbGlvLXRpdGxlJTIwJTdCJTBBJTIwJTIwJTIwJTIwRElTUExBWSUzQSUyME5PTkUlMjAlMjFpbXBvcnRhbnQlM0IlMEElN0QlMEEuc21hbGwtc2xpZGVyLnFvZGVmLXBvcnRmb2xpby1zaW5nbGUtaG9sZGVyJTIwJTdCJTBBJTIwJTIwJTIwJTIwTUFSR0lOLVRPUCUzQSUyMDEwMFBYJTIwJTIxaW1wb3J0YW50JTNCJTBBJTdEJTBBJTNDJTJGc3R5bGUlM0U=[/vc_raw_html][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

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PIONEERS at ESPO 2023

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] PIONEERS at ESPO 2023 [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Bremenports hosted the 19th Annual Conference of the European Sea Ports Organisation on June 1-2, 2023, under the theme “Europe’s ports as partners in the race to net-zero“. The two-day conference provided insightful discussions, networking, and learning opportunities with high-level speakers.   The first day of the conference was dedicated to exploring the economic and energy outlook, with engaging discussions on the impact of game changers on supply chains and port operations. A highlight of the day was the ESPO Pop Up Port Academy, where industry leaders gathered to discuss the different funding possibilities and address crucial questions concerning the future of ports.   Pieter Vandermeeren, from Port of Antwerp-Bruges, shared insights on the PIONEERS Green Port Masterplan approach. Pieter challenged the participants to think about how we should plan for the future and make long-term strategies in a rapidly changing world. He emphasised the need for radical thinking, new skills,...

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PIONEERS at ITS Lisbon 2023

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] PIONEERS at ITS Lisbon 2023 [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]The ITS European Congress, organised by ERTICO – ITS Europe, is the largest event dedicated to smart mobility and the digitalisation of transport. This year's edition was hosted by Lisbon, Portugal, from 22 to 24 May 2023.   With a focus on exploring innovative strategies and the latest advancements in the field, the conference provided a platform for experts to share their insights and discuss future trends.   Magellan, PIONEERS consortium partner, attended the event and presented several ongoing EU-funded projects in the transport and mobility sector. Alexio Picco and Ana Ribeiro took the stage to pitch the PIONEERS project, highlighting the project's key objectives and latest developments in the journey of Shaping the Green Ports of the Future.   Thank you for joining us, and let's meet again at the next ITS Congress![/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_raw_html]JTNDc3R5bGUlM0UlMEEucW9kZWYtcG9ydGZvbGlvLXRpdGxlJTIwJTdCJTBBJTIwJTIwJTIwJTIwRElTUExBWSUzQSUyME5PTkUlMjAlMjFpbXBvcnRhbnQlM0IlMEElN0QlMEEuc21hbGwtc2xpZGVyLnFvZGVmLXBvcnRmb2xpby1zaW5nbGUtaG9sZGVyJTIwJTdCJTBBJTIwJTIwJTIwJTIwTUFSR0lOLVRPUCUzQSUyMDEwMFBYJTIwJTIxaW1wb3J0YW50JTNCJTBBJTdEJTBBJTNDJTJGc3R5bGUlM0U=[/vc_raw_html][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

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PIONEERS at EU Maritime Day 2023

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] PIONEERS at EU Maritime Day 2023 [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]The European Maritime Day (EMD) is the annual two-day event during which Europe's maritime community meet to network, discuss and outline joint action on maritime affairs and sustainable blue economy.   This year's edition took place in Brest, France, from 24 to 25 May 2023, organised by the European Commission, the City of Brest, the Secretariat General for the Sea and the Region of Bretagne.   MAGPIE and PIONEERS, the sister projects under the EU Green Deal call, were featured in MAGPIE's booth at the exhibition area. Both projects collaborate to enhance cross-cooperation and accelerate innovation, committed to shaping the green ports of the future.   The EMD is the place where 'Ocean Leaders Meet', and this year's EMD not only served as a space for knowledge exchange but also emphasised the importance of taking action. It provided an engaging and complete interactive experience to catch up on the current state...

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PIONEERS at European Environmental Ports Conference 2023

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] PIONEERS at European Environmental Ports Conference 2023 [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]The 5th edition of the European Environmental Ports Conference will bring together experts and key stakeholders in the European Ports industry in order to discuss the most recent changes, challenges and developments.   Taking place in Valencia, Spain, from 31 May to 1 June 2023, the conference programme features an extensive range of topics. From exploring the latest policy changes, the energy crisis, green shipping corridors, pollution, and climate change to port relationships.   The event embraces a multidisciplinary approach, recognising the importance of cross-sector collaboration in achieving sustainable port operations.   Maurici Hervas from Port de Barcelona is one of the speakers at session 4, "The Future of Ports", on June 1 at 14h00. The presentation will feature PIONEERS and its journey on greening the ports. Don't miss the opportunity to gain valuable insights from Maurici Hervas and other industry leaders.   Find the programme here.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_raw_html]JTNDc3R5bGUlM0UlMEEucW9kZWYtcG9ydGZvbGlvLXRpdGxlJTIwJTdCJTBBJTIwJTIwJTIwJTIwRElTUExBWSUzQSUyME5PTkUlMjAlMjFpbXBvcnRhbnQlM0IlMEElN0QlMEEuc21hbGwtc2xpZGVyLnFvZGVmLXBvcnRmb2xpby1zaW5nbGUtaG9sZGVyJTIwJTdCJTBBJTIwJTIwJTIwJTIwTUFSR0lOLVRPUCUzQSUyMDEwMFBYJTIwJTIxaW1wb3J0YW50JTNCJTBBJTdEJTBBJTNDJTJGc3R5bGUlM0U=[/vc_raw_html][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

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PIONEERS at Baltic and Black Sea Ports & Shipping Conference 2023

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] PIONEERS at Baltic and Black Sea Ports & Shipping Conference 2023 [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]The 2nd Baltic and Black Sea Ports & Shipping 2023 Exhibition and Conference was held in Gdánsk, Poland, from 16 to 18 May 2023, with the support of Port Gdánsk and Baltic Hub.   With a dynamic conference programme featuring 25 world-class transport and logistics speakers, ranging from industry experts, government officials, and influential stakeholders from countries throughout the Baltic and Black Sea region, the event addressed critical challenges and opportunities in global and regional trade and investment.   George Vişan from Port of Constanta, one of the four ports in the PIONEERS project, spoke at Session 3, "Integration of Sustainable Port Developments Vision in Reducing Carbon Footprint, Developing Regional Economy and in Creating Innovations", on Wednesday, May 17th. In the session, the Port of Constanta presented the path for greening ports that will be developed within the PIONEERS project, shedding light on the...

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PIONEERS at Smart Digital Ports of the Future Conference 2023

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] PIONEERS at Smart Digital Ports of the Future Conference 2023 [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Smart Digital Ports Of The Future Conference returned for its 7th year to Rotterdam, The Netherlands. Organised by Port Technology International, the Conference took place from 16th to 17th May 2023.   The event highlighted the latest pioneering smart technologies shaping the port industry, with keynote presentations and panel discussions focusing on the opportunities and challenges of smart tech, including digital twin, AI, IoT and autonomous solutions.   Carles Rua, from Port de Barcelona, was one of the speakers at the session “IoT Technology: The Key to Unlocking Full Visibility of Port Operations” on Wednesday, May 17. The speakers discussed the benefits of a well-implemented IoT system while addressing challenges such as the availability of a reliable high-speed network, information security concerns and the complex task of converting large quantities of sensor data into efficiency-yielding operational decisions.   The audience learned more about the PIONEERS project, with...

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PIONEERS at Transport Logistic 2023

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] PIONEERS at Transport Logistic 2023 [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]PIONEERS was present at the world’s leading logistics, mobility, IT and supply chain management trade fair, the Transport Logistic! From 9 to 12 May 2023, the event brought together industry experts and investment decision-makers worldwide to meet in Munich, Germany.   The transport logistic Munich gave visitors a complete look at the entire process chain of the transport and logistics sector. At the trade fair, exhibitors from all around the world presented their innovative products and services. The trade fair also featured an extensive program of related events and conferences, a comprehensive platform to discuss the most critical issues affecting the industry today and bring new innovation potential to light.   It was a great opportunity to learn about several other EU-funded projects and connect with fellow colleagues. Thanks to PIONEERS partner ALICE, the participants had the opportunity to find out more about the project and visit fellow port booths,...

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PIONEERS Project Steering Committee Meeting at Port of Constanta

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] PIONEERS Project Steering Committee Meeting at Port of Constanta [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]The recent PIONEERS project Steering Committee meeting was hosted for the first time by the Port of Constanța on 10th and 11th May 2023, bringing together representatives from the four partner ports- Antwerp-Bruges, Barcelona, Constanta and Venlo - and each work package leader.   Two days of intensive work sessions focused on reviewing the progress of the project activities. On May 10th, the first interactive workshop delved into non-technological barriers in the demonstrators' implementation and the related root analysis. Then parallel sessions dedicated to the design of the Green Port Master Plan and the integration in the port eco-system of the innovation from the demonstrators took place. This working day ended with a fantastic dinner with the consortium partners, where everyone got the chance to get to know each other better.   On the second day, participants had a presentation showcasing the Port of Constanta impressive...

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PIONEERS at Flemish Port Day 2023

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] PIONEERS presents an innovative demo on local resource recovery for green and circular concrete at Flemish Port Open Day [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]On May 7th, 2023, the Flemish ports of Antwerp-Bruges, Ostend and Ghent opened their doors to the public for the sixth time. The Flemish Government, a partner of the PIONEERS project, organised the event.   PIONEERS partners VITO and Buildwise, presented the demo on local resource recovery for green and circular concrete under the Sustainable Port Design pillar at the innovation hub on the left bank of the Port of Antwerp-Bruges. The demo showcased an innovative approach to producing circular concrete for, e.g., new quays and terminals around the Canal Dock zone. This approach has several benefits by partially using sand aggregate in concrete, including reduced environmental impact and local reclamation and reuse. Additionally, fine sand is used instead of coarse sand, which makes it a unique and innovative method.   The PIONEERS project is committed...

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