The OPTIMED project participates at SIL Barcelona 2015, international fair in the logistics and transport sector

The OPTIMED project is participating at SIL 2015, one of the largest fairs in Europe dedicated to the logistics and transport sector.

Within the fair, which is taking place on 9th and 10th of June 2015 in Barcelona, the partners of the OPTIMED project are holding several activities:

• Stand offering information on project objectives to visitors (stand number A405);
• Business meetings and networking opportunities between companies and actors of the logistics and maritime transport sector;
• Project workshops and presentation.

On 10th of June, representatives of the project will be part of the Meda Ports Summit, a conference dedicated to the management of the port infrastructures in the Mediterranean area.

The full programme of OPTIMED participation in SIL 2015 can be viewed here.

OPTIMED in brief

The main objective of the OPTIMED project is the optimization of trade in the Mediterranean Sea Basin through the improvement of commercial connections between public and private operators in maritime transport and logistics sector. In order to achieve this goal, the seven organizations part of the project - coming from Lebanon, Spain and Italy - will develop new tools such as a virtual logistics platform, organize business meetings among operators of the Euro-Mediterranean area and promote short sea shipping. 

OPTIMED: website and fact sheet

Nicola Pusceddu
Communication manager
Autonomous Region of Sardinia
Tel: +39 070 606 7379