Academic Sessions

The academic parallel sessions cover regular main themes in the domain of ports, shipping, maritime logistics and technology, complemented with transition themes.

  • Port
    • Port governance
    • Port Economics and Management
    • Port Competitiveness
    • Port Performance
    • Terminal Operations
    • Adaptive Port Planning
    • Energy transition of port industry
    • Environment and Energy management
    • Arctic Shipping
    • Port-City Interface
    • Cyber Security in Ports
  • Shipping
    • Competition in liner shipping
    • Cruise shipping
    • Bulk Shipping
    • Ship finance
    • Alliances in shipping
    • Decarbonizing shipping
    • Sustainable shipping 
    • Autonomous shipping / Artificial intelligence
    • Network configuration in shipping
    • Digitisation of shipping
    • Cyber security in shipping
    • Alternative shipping fuels
    • Human Factor in Maritime Transport
  • Logistics
    • Hinterland Transport, Inland Waterways & Dry Ports
    • Transport Infrastructure & Corridors
    • Rail and Road transportation
    • Trade facilitation and customs compliance
    • Supply Chain Visibility
    • Blockchain / DLT in supply chains
    • Belt and Road Initiative
    • Operations Research & Quantitative Methods in Shipping