The business event dedicated to innovative inland waterway and multimodal transport solutions
Riverdating 2015: Conferences & workshops

The conferences will be held simultaneously with the business meetings and serve as an opportunity for the market professionals, contractors and suppliers, to access all information, as well as the innovations of inland waterway and intermodal transport and logistic solutions integrating waterways.

Conferences programme 2015

The rail-river bimodal logistics between the Netherlands and France

Tuesday December 1st: 10.00 am - 11.00 am

Peter Ten Broek Port of Rotterdam
Martijn Elbers Shuttlewise

The future construction site of the Seine-Nord Europe canal

The logistic organization and the construction site supply.

Tuesday December 1st: 03.00 pm - 03.45 pm

Didier Léandri Transporteurs fluviaux de France, European Barge Union
Christine Morel Commission fluvial de Transport et Logistique de France
Jacques De Villeneuve EuroSeine
Bruno Huvelin CEMEX, Unicem Ile de France

Logistic system of the North-American Great Lakes and the Saint-Laurent

Themes :
« The St. Lawrence Seaway Management Corporation » which manages the waterway linking the North-American Great Lakes to the Saint Laurent river and to the sea.

Tuesday December 1st: 03.45 pm - 04.30 pm

River-sea custom processes and formalities

Presentation of the support and simplification service for the custom processes service and simplification.

Wednesday December 2nd: 09.00 am - 10.00 am

Laurence Detrait Direction régionale des douanes de Lille
Jean-Marc Demeyere Direction Générale des Douanes

The issues and the advantages of inland waterway in the large retailers’ logistic chains

Wednesday December 2nd: 10.30 am - 11.30 am

François Soulet de Brugière Grand Port Maritime de Dunkerque
Denis Demailly Ports de Lille
Gilbert Bredel Contargo
Olivier Richard Société de Recherche de Synergie / Auchan

Flash presentations programme

The inland waterway port of Béthune continues its development

Tuesday December 1st 10.00 am
Speaker: CCI Artois

The conteneurised offer of the Dunkirk port

Tuesday December 1st 11.00 am
Speaker: Dunkerque Port

The tools for financing mobilisation on the fleet in Europe

Tuesday December 1st 11.30 am
Speaker: Entreprendre pour le Fluvial

The Walloon inland waterway are turned to the future

Tuesday December 1st 02.00 pm
Speaker: Service Public de Wallonie

Box on Way, a collaborative platform that allows you to give to the shippers a visibility of the current and forthcoming availabilities for containers

Tuesday December 1st 11.00 am & Wednesday December 2nd 10.00 am
Speaker: Box on Way

Seine-Scheldt in Flanders

Wednesday December 2nd 10.30 am
Speaker: Wenz

The Val de Sambre reopening to navigation

Wednesday December 2nd 11.00 am
Speaker: Communauté d’Agglomération Maubeuge-Val de Sambre

The Promovan service

Wednesday December 02nd 02.00 pm
Speaker:Voies navigables de France – Direction Rhône-Saône