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Danube Commission 70 years – Inland Navigation: Diagnosis, Institutions and Visions in Europe

Time: Tuesday, November 13, 2018 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM Location: Institute for Foreign Affairs and Trade - 1016 Budapest, 13-15. Bérc Street, Hungary Map

The Institute for Foreign Affairs and Trade in cooperation with the Danube Commission and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade have the pleasure to invite you to the conference entitled “Danube Commission 70 years – Inland Navigation: Diagnosis, Institutions and Visions in Europe”

to be held on

13th (Tuesday) November 2018 between 12:00-16:45

 

at the

Institute for Foreign Affairs and Trade

13-15. Bérc Street, Budapest 1016

 

Please register until 12 November 12:00 am

 

 

The language of the conference will be English.

No audio or visual recording of the event is allowed without the advance and written permission of the organizers.

 

Program

 

12:00 – 12:30 Registration

 

12:30 – 12:40 Welcome remarks

Márton Ugrósdy, Director, Institute for Foreign Affairs and Trade

 

12:40 – 12:50 Keynote speech

Péter Sztáray, State Secretary for Security, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade Hungary

 

12:50 – 13:00 Keynote speech

Petar Margić, Director General of the Secretariat of the Danube Commission

 

13:00 – 14:30 Panel I: Challenges and opportunities of inland transportation

Botond Szalma, Managing Director, Fluvius Kft.

representative of a logistics company (TBC)

representative of the Danube Regional Strategy (TBC)

representative of the cruiser industry (TBC)

 

Moderator: Róbert Rafael, Senior Project Manager, Pro Danube International

 

14:30– 15:00 Coffee break

 

15:00 – 16:30 Panel II: Visions for the future of the Danube and inland navigation

Petar Margić, Director-General, Secretariat of the Danube Commission

DG MOVE representative (TBC)

ICPDR representative (TBC)

MAHOSZ representative (TBC)

 

Moderator: Diána Szőke, Senior Analyst, Institute for Foreign Affairs and Trade

 

16:30 – 16:45 Closing remarks

Gyurcsík Iván, Permanent Representative of Hungary to the Danube Commission

 

16:45 Reception