MedCruise: Discussing the contribution of cruise in port-cities development

MedCruise took an active part at the one-day conference ‘Relations between the Port and the City’, organised in Piraeus, Greece.

MedCruise Secretary General Thanos Pallis joined the Greek Minister for Shipping and Island Policy, the Mayor of the City of Piraeus, and Stavros Hatzakos, General Manager of the Port of Piraeus and MedCruise Honorary President, discussing the prospects and impact of cruise activities on city development for the city of Piraeus and other cities in the broader Mediterranean region.

The one-day event took place at the University of Piraeus, on Wednesday 9 December and was attended by various shipping and cruise industry stakeholders as well as representatives of local chambers, and destination management institutions.