On 11th of January on the Council Chamber of Piacenza district the Piacenza’s mayor, Paolo Dosi and the President of Eastern Liguria Sea Port Authority, Carla Roncallo presented the first edition of BiLOG Logistics and Maritime Forum. On 15th and 16th of February 2017, the first edition of BiLOG will be hosted in Piacenza and the next edition will be hosted in La Spezia.
The convention, hosted by the Congress Center of Piacenza Expo, was born by the protocol of understanding signed by the Piacenza’s district and by La Spezia Port Authority on July 2015 to promote the operative relation with the object of a coordinate planning between the Polo Logistico Piacentino and the Port of La Spezia.
In these days the event-organizing secretariat is working strongly to define the program inviting the main players of maritime and logistics sectors from Institutional and industrial.
The format of the event establishes an important occasion to promote the logistics district of Piacenza and its commercial relation with the Port of La Spezia, in particular about the connection Port and Inland Port. Several issues will be debated with a European spin: Motorways of the Sea and Core Network Corridors, technological innovation for green shipping: focus on new alternative fuels, sustainable logistics, the role of inland logistics platforms, railway innovation, inland waterways and digital transport and logistics.
For the industries of Piacenza, BiLOG might represent an opportunity to meet new specialized operator: on the site www.bilog.it, you can find all information and how you can register at the event. BiLOG will have the role to support the new National Plan of Ports and logistics identifying as central idea the strategic objects and the concept of Port-Hinterland.
The Federazione del Mare, Anasped, Uniontrasporti, Assologistica, Fercargo, Assoporti, SOS LOGistica for the sustainable logistics, with the help of Chamber of commerce of Piacenza, support BiLOG. The event-organizing secretariat is composed by Piacenza EXPO and to the Circle Srl.
“We believe strongly in this event, in its target and in its European spin. We intend to consolidate and implement the good relation between these areas. BiLOG will be also the occasion to develop the theme of railway transport where we are already competitive, in particular the completion of Pontremolese line that it will be fundamental for the connection between our ports, with the Emilia Romagna and the Pianura Padana” said by the President Carla Roncallo.
“Thanks to the important protocol signed in the 2015, the first edition of BiLOG Logistics and Maritime Forum will represent an prestigious appointment for the our areas and the venture give to us new opportunities. The program is rich and prestigious. The logistics is one of the sectors that characterize our city. I am sure that thanks to this event we might see the logistics in a different way and make our territory more attractive. I want to say thank you to all people that, with differ titles, they helped to realize this project, from Carla Roncallo, to the coordinating, in primis Piacenza Expo and Circle srl” said by Mayor Dosi.
Below the photo gallery