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Webinar: Shaping Policy of a European Maritime Space-The Future of Motorways of the Sea (1 July)

26th May 2020
Webinar: The Future of Motorways of the Sea (MoS) is to be held on 1 July. Above AFLOAT's photo shows a diversity of ship types berthed in Dublin Port. From the left is a cement-carrier, cruise ship and con-ro vessel which connected Ireland and mainland Europe. Webinar: The Future of Motorways of the Sea (MoS) is to be held on 1 July. Above AFLOAT's photo shows a diversity of ship types berthed in Dublin Port. From the left is a cement-carrier, cruise ship and con-ro vessel which connected Ireland and mainland Europe. Photo: Jehan Ashmore

A Motorways of the Sea (MoS) webinar "Shaping the Policy of a European Maritime Space – The Future of Motorways of the Sea" is to take place on Wednesday 1st July 2020 (09h30 – 11h15).

The Motorways of the Sea (MoS) concept launched in 2001, is the maritime pillar of the trans-European network (TEN-T). It consists of short-sea routes, ports, associated maritime infrastructures, equipment, facilities and relevant administrative formalities.

MoS contributes towards the achievement of a European Maritime Transport Space without barriers, connecting Core Network Corridors by integrating maritime links with hinterland. In doing so, it aims at providing more efficient, commercially viable and sustainable alternatives to road-only transport.

To registrar for the webinar, fill in the form by clicking here.

Below is a draft agenda of the Webinar

The Webinar beginning at 0930hrs will be introduced by Prof. Kurt Bodewig, European Coordinator

09h35 The new priorities of the MoS Detailed Implementation Plan 2020 and the results of its underlying study

10h00 The state of play of the CEF maritime portfolio

10h10 Round table discussion: Shaping the policy of a sustainable, smart and seamless
European Maritime Space

Topics:
• The view of a core port
• The view of a comprehensive port
• The view of a shipping line
• The view of a terminal operator

11h10 Conclusions & outlook by Prof. Kurt Bodewig, European Coordinator

End of Webinar

For much more about the MoS click their website homepage here.

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Jehan Ashmore

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Jehan Ashmore is a marine correspondent, researcher and photographer, specialising in Irish ports, shipping and the ferry sector serving the UK and directly to mainland Europe. Jehan also occasionally writes a column, 'Maritime' Dalkey for the (Dalkey Community Council Newsletter) in addition to contributing to UK marine periodicals. 

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