INTRODUCTION TO EIBIP

European Inland Barging Innovation Platform

EIBIP is a European platform of regional innovation facilitation centres, to promote the uptake of innovation by the Inland Waterway Transport sector.

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European Innovation Centres

The international network of EIBIP consists of three Innovation Centres covering Germany, France and the Danube region. They are established respectively by MARIKO, VNF and Pro Danube.

How EIBIP can help you with innovative inland barging

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    Project partners will conduct awareness activities as to facilitate the uptake of innovation by means of regional Innovation Centres. As a result the inland waterways sector will be more sustainable.

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  • Funding possibilities

    The EIBIP Secretariat maintains an overview of funding possibilities for innovation in the inland waterways sector on country level.

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  • FEPORT 2nd annual stakeholder conference, Brussel

    8 December 2016 · On December 8th 2016, FEPORT will organise the second Stakeholders’ conference gathering representatives of the supply and logistics chain as well as institutional actors. The conference will be kindly...

  • European Shipping Week, Brussel

    27 February - 3 March 2017 · European Shipping Week is intended to be a platform where policy-makers from the main EU institutions will meet and engage with European shipowners and other stakeholders from the shipping...