Call for abstracts! The Port and maritime sector: key developments and changes

by Aurelia Chaise

The “Port and maritime sector: key developments and changes” conference will take place from 11 to 12 May 2015 in Antwerp, Belgium.

The conference will be open to free submissions of any interested academic or business responsible active in the maritime and port field.

Abstracts should be about one page long, according to a fixed online template, including full affiliation and should deal with a topic that can be considered to be at current a key development in the port and maritime business, either at management, operational or policy level.

Specific topics can be either in the field of maritime, port or hinterland economics, environmental issues, maritime engineering, investment and finance, cost optimisation, chain optimisation, human resources and employment and legal issues. From the conference, a selection of papers will be made for joint publication in a number of scientific journals.

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