UK Ports Conference 2024   |  22-23 May 2024  -  London

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Understand how to maximise the growth and development opportunities for ports and how to deliver the infrastructure needed to support this. 

Across two days, join senior port leaders to explore the latest industry trends, biggest challenges and emerging opportunities for the sector. You will hear practical insight on how to respond to key issues including preparing for future fuels, navigating planning to deliver port infrastructure, and how ports can support energy projects. 

You will hear how to respond to supply chain constraints and improve connectivity, how to future proof for rapidly evolving technology which can enable more efficient port operations, and how to improve port sustainability to meet net zero targets. 


  • Explore the possible fuels of the future and how ports can prepare now – understand the most suitable options for your port and how to be prepared for shore power
  • Consider the best areas for investment and the business case for port development – what are the best opportunities with limited land and where are ports focusing? 
  • Understand how to increase skills across the ports sector and attract more people to the industry – going beyond concepts and putting plans into action 
  • Hear how to navigate and align planning processes and licencing to allow successful delivery of port infrastructure  
  • Examine how to adopt rapidly evolving technology and how automation can be used in all areas of port operation 
  • Review the opportunites for ports with renewable energy and how this can be used at ports of all sizes 








Venue details

The event is due to take place at: Royal National Hotel, 38-51 Bedford Way, London WC1H 0DG​.

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