Dates : May 22nd, 23rd and 24th 2013
Meeting place :Palais du PHARO58, boulevard Charles Livon 13007 MARSEILLE
Four Mediterranean sections of PIANC organize the «MedDays of coastal and port engineering», to enhance the development of a common technical culture around the Mediterranean Sea in the field of coastal and port engineering, to promote innovative strategies to face the challenges of the global market and give careful consideration to environmental and social issues.The Third Med Days are organized by PIANC-France, they will be held in English and French with interpreting.The program will be about technical conferences on burning issues and presentations of projects within these topics : - logistics and transport flows in the Mediterranean Sea: consequences for ports. - Mediterranean port and coastal cities : specificity of ports infrastructures - prospects of development of yachting and sea cruises and consequences for ports in the Mediterranean sea. - coastal environment, adaptation to climate changePIANC-France does give priority to conferences about issues and expectations of various countries around the Mediterranean and the Black Seas.