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EU Commissioner for Transport to Attend Posidonia 2022 Shipping Expo in Greece

Photo source: European Commission

The European Commissioner for Transport Adina Valean will attend this year’s Posidonia exhibition, the shipping industry’s most prestigious event, in Greece.

Posidonia 2022 will open its doors on June 6 at the Athens Metropolitan Expo and run until June 10.

Commissioner Valean will open the exhibition together with Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis and have the pleasure to tour.

According to Posidonia Exhibitions, the organizer of the event, Commissioner Valean will also give a press briefing on the first day of the exhibition and inform about the latest developments in the maritime, aviation, rail and road files, including:

– the implementation of the Solidarity Lanes plan of actions to help Ukraine export its agricultural products and prevent a food crisis

– upcoming rules on use of sustainable fuels in maritime and aviation, as well as the deployment of alternative fuels infrastructure across Europe

– the potential of innovation for further greening maritime transport, especially in the context of the Posidonia fair.

Photo: GTP

The press briefing will take place at 16:30 in Athens Metropolitan Expo at Seminar Room 2, Ηall 2. It will be held in English and will be moderated by the Head of the Representation of the European Commission in Greece, Ms. Niovi Ringou.

Media representatives that wish to participate must send their details (name/ publication) to

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Nikos is Greek-American born in New York, USA, and has lived in Greece for over 30 years. He is the managing editor of Greece's leading monthly travel and tourism guide, the Greek Travel Pages (GTP) since June 2008 and of news site GTP Headlines since its launch in September 2012. Nikos has also served as international press officer for the City of Athens and for the mayor. He has a degree in Mass Media and Communications, specializing in Journalism. Nikos is a native English speaker and speaks Greek fluently.

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