• Local Supporting Organisation: Indian Private Ports & Terminals Association
  •   15+ Project Updates
  •   India's ONLY conference on Port Investment, Efficiency & Connectivity.

India is experiencing a new wave of developments in its maritime sector as the country unleashes port development projects as stipulated in the National Maritime Development Programme. Confidence is soaring under the new Government, and growth in trade projections is feeding the need for port capacity expansion.

“Sixteen new port projects proposed to be awarded during the
current financial year to boost trade and enhancing port connectivity,”
India Budget Highlights 2014-2015, EBTC.

  • Where are the project opportunities?
  • How will shippers benefit from new developments?
  • How is the port sector responding to calls for improved efficiency?


Officially supported by IPPTA (Indian Private Ports & Terminals Association), the India Ports & Logistics conference provides key updates on port projects while discussing innovative and efficient cargo management solutions. Insights from top Shipping Lines, Port Operators and Shippers will round off a comprehensive 2 day programme with multiple networking opportunities.

Confirmed Speakers Include:

M.T. Krishna Babu,
I.A.S., Chairman,
Visakhapatnam Port Trust
Vijay Kalantri,
Chairman and Managing Director,
Balaji Infra (Dighi Port)
Dipankar Pal,
Managing Director-Vadinar & Salaya Ports,
Essar Ports
Subhrarabinda Birabar,
Head-Port Sector,
Gammon Infrastructure
Nihal Keppetipola,
Managing Director,
Sri Lanka Port Authority

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Hot Topics

  • Greenfield and Brownfield project opportunities
  • Project investment ROI in India – what to expect?
  • Updates from the new Indian government on Port investment and tariff regulations
  • Port Design and Operations
  • New trends in Terminal Automation
  • Capacity optimization and Congestion Management – how is the port sector responding?
  • Port Connectivity and the Inland Waterways solution
  • Coastal Shipping outlook and implications for port capacity
  • Development of Special Economic Zones and Road/Rail Linkages
  • Bidding for Port PPP Projects in India


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