British Ports Association to conduct major review of port transport and infrastructure connectivity

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Speed project partner WSX has announced the news of a timely major review of UK port connectivity by British Ports Association. This work will highlight to government and local authorities where post-Coronavirus investment in infrastructure can be concentrated in order to maximise economic growth and speed up the recovery. This will look at infrastructure outside …

Smart port disruptors: the talent paradox

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As in many industries, in port logistics Covid 19 provides a burning platform that reinforces digital trends that were already smoldering. In an industry that is not particularly known for its openness to innovation and change, itโ€™s even a welcome deus ex machina. Ports can no longer stay behind, now that supply chains all over …

Join SHAKEUP on June 25th to connect with port innovators

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Connect with the best maritime and innovation minds from the region and beyond! Attend ๐’๐‡๐€๐Š๐„๐”๐, the ๐Ÿ๐ข๐ซ๐ฌ๐ญ ๐ƒ๐ข๐ ๐ข๐ญ๐š๐ฅ ๐„๐ฏ๐ž๐ง๐ญ of PortXL, on ๐‰๐ฎ๐ง๐ž ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ“๐ญ๐ก from ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ”๐ก ๐ญ๐จ ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ–๐ก ๐‚๐„๐’๐“.  Why attend? Because in these times of disruption you will meet the 2020 Rotterdam cohort of start-ups and scale-ups that are ahead of the curve. Their groundbreaking …

Coronavirus webinars

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IAPH, the International Association of Ports and Harbors is announcing a series of free webinars focused on the interconnected topics of adapting business models, improving ship-shore relations, and driving data sharing.ย ย  The series will see expert panelists including Kitack Lim, (IMO Secretary General), Gene Seroka (Executive Director Port of Los Angeles) and Noura Al Dhaheri (CEO MAQTA Gateway / Abu …

#COVID19 notification

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Due to governmental restrictions in a large part of our Interreg project region, all events, hackathons and live meetings have been postponed until further notice. New dates will be posted as soon as the situation has improved. The project team is working from home and can be reached by email. Take good care!

Edge AI Hackathon

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May 7, 2020 – 9.30-20.30 – University Jheronimus Academy of Data Science – ‘s Hertogenbosch, NL Join us as we move AI to the edge.Scailable, an unique platform to distribute compute-tasks over available compute-nodes, this hackathon will focus on distributed, or edge AI. Test how modern Machine Learning and AI tasks can be run extremely …

Speed Hackathon IoT week Lille (F)

Let’s find smart solutions for the ports of the future On December 2 & 3, it’s Hackathon time again! Come to Lille (France) to gather with data scientists, IoT specialists, port stakeholders and other smart people to find smart solutions for the port of the future. Registration is free of charge.

Aftermovie Mobility of the Future Hackathon

The Interreg 2Seas SPEED project presented a challenge at the Mobility of the Future Hackathon on September 20&21 in Hasselt, Belgium. Students and experts worked together to find solutions for a better flow of goods in inland and port bound traffic. Enjoy the video, made by organizer Junction!ย  ย ย  ย ย ย 

Mobility of the Future Hackathon 20-21 September

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Hackers unite! At the 2-day Mobility of the Future Hackathon, hackers can dive into multiple mobility challenges presented by the industry, who will be there to help create a working solution, and to bring it to market. A professional jury will choose winners and award prizes.  The world of mobility is changing. At the same …

Smart Ports Focus Group 03 June, Poole, UK

All port logistics stakeholders and digital entrepreneurs on the South Coast are invited along to an interactive workshop. The aim is to capture challenges, opportunities, and creative ideas for smart port applications. Invitation only as part of the Interreg 2 Seas project SPEED. See you at Poole Maritime Festivalย ! Read more