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Thank you for coming! The Forum “Motorways of the Sea – The Maritime Dimension of the TEN-T Network” was a success of participation and contents; an opportunity of discussion among institutions and players of the transport, shipping and infrastructure industries, about Motorways of the Sea European Policies within the TEN-T Network.

08:30 a.m.
09:00 am
Welcome Addresses

Alberto Bollis, Deputy Editor Il Piccolo

09:15 a.m.
Keynote speeches
Motorways of the Sea & Detailed Implementation Plan

Brian Simpson OBE, EU Coordinator for Motorways of the Sea

Wojtek Sopinski, Adviser to EU Coordinator for Motorways of the Sea

09:45 a.m.
Institutional Panel
MOS Ports and Logistic Chain: Italian and Regional perspectives

Debora Serracchiani, President, Autonomous Region Friuli Venezia Giulia

Zeno D’Agostino, President, Port System Authority of the Eastern Adriatic Sea

Gianfranco Rebuffat, Capo reparto tecnico amministrativo, Capitaneria di Porto di Trieste

10:50 a.m.
Technical Session
“Connecting Europe Facility” Projects: a tool for the infrastructure financing

Chairman: Alexio Picco, expert CEF Funding


Alessandro Panaro, Head of Maritime & Mediterranean Economy Dept., SRM – Studies Center connected to the Intesa Sanpaolo Group


Francesco Maria di Majo, President Port System Authority of the North-Central Tyrrhenian Sea

Carlo Fortuna, Director of International Relations and Strategic Infrastructure, Autonomous Region Friuli Venezia Giulia

Francesco Benevolo, Director, RAM

Dario Aponte, Consultant Structure of Mission for the strategic planning, infrastructure development and the high supervision, Ministry of Infrastructures and Transport


Magnus Sundström, Project leader, STM Validation

Masa Certalic, Project Manager, Fresh Food Corridors

Alberto Pozzobon, Project Manager, Vamp Up

Federica Montaresi, Project Manager, WiderMos

Sabina Pastore, Senior Project Manager, DBA Lab

01:00 p.m.
Lunch Break
2:00 p.m.
Breakout Session
Best Practice: the logistic corridor bridging Turkey, Friuli Venezia Giulia Region and Bavaria

Chairman: Simone Gallotti, Journalist, The MediTelegraph

Alessandro Marino, Secretary-General, Italian-German Chamber of Commerce

Ivano Di Santo, CIO, Port System Authority of the Eastern Adriatic Sea

Shirin Mahdavi, International Relationships Coordinator, Interporto di Trieste

Teresa Alvaro, CIO, Italian Customs Agency

Ruggiero Daloiso, Intermodal Sales & Marketing Manager, Europa Multipurpose Terminals / Parisi Group

Buğra Bilginer, Head of IT, Engineering and Process Excellence, Mersin International Port (PSA)

Bartolomeo Giachino, logistics expert

Gianfranco Rebuffat, Capo reparto tecnico amministrativo, Capitaneria di Porto di Trieste


Giuseppe Peleggi, Director, Italian Customs Agency

03:30 pm
Technological Focus
Technological Innovation for the optimization of the Door to Door Logistic Chain

Luca Abatello, CEO, Circle

Matteo Apollonio, VP Sales Italy, DBA Lab

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