The organizing committee of the MARLOG conference is pleased to welcome ten of the top trainees who participated in the YEP MED training program and will attend the MARLOG 12 conference and the workshop held especially for the trainees.  The workshop is titled:

YEP MED: A Life Changing Opportunity for Young People:

Future-Oriented Learning and Job Placement Programs

The Arab Academy for Science, Technology and Maritime Transport is partner number 4 in the (Youth Employment of Ports of the Mediterranean” project funded by the CBC MED program, will fund the participation of the ten trainees during the conference and workshop under the supervision and support of the Lead Beneficiary of the project: Escola Europea for Intermodal Transport, Barcelona, Spain.


This comes as a part of the project aim, which is to better prepare the young people to match the labor market skills needs generated by port logistics, a sector with high growth potential, with the TVET offer in order to provide new jobs for these young people.

Workshop Program





Opening Speech

Prof. Alaa M. Morsy

YEP MED Project Coordinator

Dean, Port Training Institute, AASTMT


Keynote Speech

Rear Admiral. Ahmed Abdel-Moety Hawash

Chairman, Damietta Port Authority, Damietta, Egypt.


YEP MED - Current and Future Perspectives

Prof. Akram Soliman Elselmy

YEP MED Project Manager (AASTMT – PP4)

Dean, College of Engineering & Technology, AASTMT


A New Era of Supply Chain and Logistics: Key Evolving Trends

Dr. Sara Elgazzar

Dean, College of International Transport and Logistics, AASTMT




YEP MED - A Strategy for the Future

Mr. Marco Muci

YEP MED LB - WP 5 Coordinator

Country Manager, Italy, Escola Europea – Intermodal Transport.



YEP MED Participants’ Activities and Performance

Dr. Ahmed Kamel

YEM MED instructor

General Manager, Marketing and research, Damietta Container & Cargo Handling Co., Damietta.


Workshop Closure