Sustainable Port Development in Changing Global Supply chains

17 October - 28 October

Why this course?

Many global forces and disruptive trends impact the global supply chain and the port industry. To tackle these challenges, ports need to develop a strategy towards resilience and sustainable growth, focusin on the supply chain’s main factors.

The course provides insight intro the drastic transformation of global supply chains and its impact on the port environment. The programma will focus on the three main aspects of the supply chain: foreland connectivity, port efficiency and hinterland connections. This way every aspect of the supply chain is addressed, each with its associated challenges. 


  • Changing global supply chains
  • Foreland connectivity
  • Sustainable & innovative port development
  • Port efficienct & competitivity
  • Hinterland connectivity
  • Port strategy development 

For whom

Management facing strategic challenges of complete supply chain development, in or around a port.

Practical details

The agenda of the course will be communicated before the start. Over the 2 weeks in Antwerp, participants will experience a true immersive experience in our port community. They will get the chance to network with their international peers and with the companies represented. Visits will include not only the Antwerp Community, but also Zeebrugge and Gent. 

17/10 – 28/10

Registration fee:
The registration fee includes all course material, personal coaching from our experts during the entire duration of the course and a certificate of completion.
For their stay in Antwerp it includes hotel accommodation (14d/13n), local transport, all meals during course days & insurance.
Visa costs, international travel & airport transfers are not included.

Standard tariff (ex. VAT) € 4.000

An additional discount is applicable for multiple participants from the same organisation. Please contact the APEC project executive for more information.

Deadline to apply for the course: 17/08/2022