African Ports Evolution – West Africa
5 – 7 September 2017

Accra, Ghana 

As west African ports collaborate to dramatically expand facilities and improve hinterland connections, the potential of the region’s blue economy is growing exponentially. The 2nd annual African Ports Evolution – West Africa is where the region’s leading maritime stakeholders meet to forge new frontiers for the blue economy through port connectivity, optimisation and new business opportunities.

Register today for African Ports Evolution – West Africa to build capacity at your ports and terminals. This forum unites leading port users and customers from bulk exporters to international investors to tourism boards to discuss multi-modal requirements and infrastructure solutions to propel the blue economy into a leading contributor to GDP.

Numerous experts will feature in our dynamic programme including:

Hadiza Bala Usman – Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority

Paul Asare Ansah – Ag Director General, Ghana Ports and Harbour Authority

Hon. Kwaku Ofori Asiamah – Minister, Ministry of Transport, Ghana

Michael Luguje – Secretary-General, Port Management Association of West & Central Africa (PMAWCA)

Magnus T. AddicoPresident, African Maritime Policy Advisory Center

Andrew PikeHead of Ports Terminals & Logistics Corridors, BOWMAN GILFILLAN

Prof. Tiedo VellingaProfessor Ports and Waterways, Delft University of Technology and Port of Rotterdam Authority

And more… view the list at

There are less than 60 seats still available at West Africa’s leading demand-driven ports development forum.

Register now at while space lasts for unprecedented access to coastal and hinterland stakeholders and proven, future-proofed solutions for West Africa’s post-neo-panamax port requirements.

I look forward to meeting you in Accra.

Best regards,

Nevenka Ristic

Executive Director – Transport Portfolio, Hypenica