The European Barge Union EBU was founded on 14 December 2001 to represent the inland navigation interests towards the European and international institutions.
The association has its seat in Brussels and in Rotterdam.
"Modal integration whithin the multimodal TEN-T corridor concept“
7 APRIL 2014 15.00-19.30 - BRUSSELS
The seminar will focus on the various EU policies such as TEN-T, NAIADES and Greening the seminar will examine how these can lead to a higher share of inland waterway transport in the overall European transport volume.
Key note speakers:
Vice-President SIIM KALLAS and OLIVIER ONIDI, Director
TEN-T at DG MOVE of the European Commission.
More details will be available soon.
"GREENING THE CORRIDORS"
THE GREEN VESSEL
April 10th, 14.00 - 18.00
BrusselsOPENING AND WELCOME
Lubomir Fojtu, President EBU
SETTING THE FRAME FOR GREENING DEPLOYMENT
, Director European mobility network at DG MOVE, European Commission, Brussels Hans Van der Werf, Secretary General Central Commission for the Navigation on the Rhine
CHALLENGES AHEAD FOR GREENING DEPLOYMENT
Panel chaired by Theresia Hacksteiner, Secretary General EBU, with statements by
- Corien Wortmann-Kool, Member of the European Parliament
- Ankie Janssen, Business Developer, Port of Rotterdam N.V.
- Martin Nusser, Dep. Director SRH, Port of Switzerland
- Bas Joormann, Lloyd's Register Netherlands B.V.
- Gunther Jaegers, Board Member EBU and Director Reederei
Jaegers & Chemgas Shipping
- Jean-Eric Pacquet
, Director European mobility network at DG
MOVE, European Commission, Brussels
- Hans Van der Werf, Secretary General Central Commission for
the Navigation on the Rhine
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