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Balkans & Black Sea Forum 2018
Leadership | Economics | Synergies
30 May - 1 June 2018 | Athens, Greece

Field Visit Program

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On June 1st 2018, on the completion of the conference, speakers & delegates will experience an exceptional field visit at COSCO/Piraeus Port Authority premises.

Field visit program

  • 15.00: Arrival of the guests at PPA Headquarters
  • 15.15-16.15: Welcoming from PPA Top Management, presentation of the Piraeus Port model, presentation of PPA’s activities, strategies and future developments.
  • 16.15-17.15: Networking Cocktail Reception
  • 17.30-18.30: Optional Tour at the Piraeus Port



  • Access to the venue requires delegates’ badge to be presented on arrival to PPA premises, Akti Maiouli 10, Piraeus
  • Transportation to/from the venue is provided by coach only to speakers and forums’ delegates from abroad
  • Reception will take place at PPA’s central building, housing also the passenger terminal for the cruise-liners reaching Piraeus/Athens




About Piraeus Port Authority

Piraeus Port Authority S.A., established in 1930, has the management and operations of Piraeus Port, the largest port in Greece and one of the largest ports in the Mediterranean. The country’s geographical position makes it an ideal logistics hub especially between Asia and Central & Eastern Europe.

Piraeus, as the first deep sea EU port after crossing Suez Canal, enables the maritime & business community to use Piraeus as a HUB for combined transport of cargoes with efficient value added services, which can be re-distributed by road, rail and sea.

The Piraeus port with its ongoing investment plan aims within the next five years to be established as the most important HUB, Logistics and Cruise center in the East Mediterranean.