Press Release

PIANC 125th Anniversary Celebration in Asia
(September 2010, Nagoya)


The PIANC 125th Anniversary Celebration in Asia will be held this September in Nagoya, Japan. Applications for this event are now being accepted.


Event Outline


1. TITLE: PIANC 125th Anniversary Celebration in Asia


2. DATE: September 12 (Sun) - 14 (Tue), 2010


3. VENUE: Westin Nagoya Castle and Nagoya Harbor Hall

(Nagoya City, Aichi Prefecture)



Ø  PIANC 125th Anniversary Ceremony

Ø  International Seminar 1: "Coastal and Inland Waterborne Transport and Regional Development"

Ø  International Seminar 2: "Dredging and the Environment"

Ø  Technical and Cultural Tours

Ø  Selected Committees for PIANC members


5. REGISTRATION: Register at the following Website

Note: All participants, including media personnel, are requested to pre-register not later than August 01.

Registration for Press inquiries:

 HQ Nagoya office TEL 81-(0)52-654-7912

Contact Information

Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and TourismPorts and Harbour Bureau Akio ARIMOTO, Hideaki KUROKI
TEL +81-(0)3-5253-8111 (Extension 46553, 46554) Direct Phone +81-(0)3-5253-8679 FAX +81-(0)3-5253-1653