2021 Jun/22

EU-CONEXUS Roundtable on Port and University collaboration

On Tuesday June 29th 2021 from 11:00 to 12:30 CET, our European University is organising a roundtable with actors of the port industry of the EU-CONEXUS university territories. The theme of this online meeting is “Universities’ relations with ports: status, best practices and further development”.

This virtual roundtable is a first step to foster the collaboration between our Universities and stakeholders (ports) at the European level.
The event will be organised on zoom. The participants will be representatives of EU-CONEXUS alliance and stakeholders for the port economy.

NB: A following event (physical event if possible) will take place in La Rochelle (France) in the Autumn 2021 in order to build deeper this European network.


  • Mr. Andrius Sutnikas, Head manager of Lithuanian Maritime Cluster and project manager of Klaipeda science and technology park


  • Mrs. Hélène Voiland, Head of Human Resources, Atlantic Port of La Rochelle (France) 
  • Mr. Artūras Drungilas, Marketing and Corporate Affairs Director, Klaipeda State Seaport Authority (Lithuania)
  • Mr. Juan Manuel Díez Orejas, Strategic Planning and Innovation Director, Valencia Port Authority (Spain)
  • Mr. Djoni Stambuk, Assistant to General Manager for commercial affairs, port operations and marketing of Port of Zadar Authority (Croatia)
  • Mr. Florin Laurențiu Chirilă, Technical Director, Port of Constanta (Romania)

Venue: Tuesday, June 29th / 11:00 am – 12:30 pm CET (Paris time) / Online event

For more information, please contact Marie Pons, coordinator of socio-economic relations: marie.pons@univ-lr.fr

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