Speakers of the first UfM x MPA webinar

As previously announced, on May 27th, the MEDports Association and the Union for the Mediterranean will hold a co-organized a webinar about the “Impacts of the Covid-19 pandemic on ports and maritime tranport in the Mediterranean Region, Possible Short-, Medium- and Long-Term Responses“.

Opening Session

Amb. Nasser KAMEL,
Secretary-General of the Union for the Mediterranean

Mr. Hervé MARTEL,
President of the MEDports Association and Acting President of the Grand Port Maritime de Marseille (GPMM)

Session 1 – Impacts of the current global pandemic on maritime transport and port connectivity in the Mediterranean region

Session 2 – Best practices on remedial actions already taken

Mr. Julian Abril GARCIA,
Head Facilitation at the International Maritime Organisation (IMO)

Mr. Mark ASSAF,
Chief, Human Resources Development Section TrainForTrade at the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)

A co-organized webinar by:

Mr. Szymon OSCISLOWSKI,
Programme Manager, Unit D1 – Maritime transport and logistics at the DG MOVE of the European Commission

Ms. Nelly ASTERIOU,
Policy Officer – Seconded National Expert, Unit D1 – Maritime transport and logistics at the DG MOVE of the European Commission

Session 3 – Stock-taking of lessons learned, future preparedness needed and guidance for future actions

Mr. Luca LUPI,
General Secretary of the MEDports Association and Head of Unit European Projects and Strategic Plan at Port Authority of Centre-North Tyrrhenian Sea (Civitavecchia Port)

Mr. Francesc CARBONELL,
Head of Sector for Transport at the Union for the Mediterranean

As moderators of the sessions:

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Mr. Philippe GUILLAUMET,
General Secretary of the MEDports Association and International and European Projects Manager at the President of the Grand Port Maritime de Marseille (GPMM)

Mr. Francesc CARBONELL,
Head of Sector for Transport at the Union for the Mediterranean

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