Project development and business opportunities for the consortium partners and new potential customers
“PortForward: Towards a green and sustainable ecosystem for the EU Port of the Future”
“PortForward: Towards a green and sustainable ecosystem for the EU Port of the Future” is applying a holistic and modular approach for the development of a port operations management platform for small and medium sized ports. The expected outcome will lead to a smarter, greener and more sustainable port ecosystem.
The Laboratory supports the development of R&D and innovation activities of the consortium
MAR.TE. develops R&D projects on the blue economy and sea-land logistics industry, in collaboration with national and international partners.
Executive education projects
MAR.TE develops training projects on the blue economy, port management and sea-land logistics industry, in collaboration with national and international partners.
Observatory of logistic and port performances
Definition of managerial models, identification of Key Performance Indicators (KPI), longitudinal and comparative analysis, selection of best practices
Industry Technology Scouting
Research and analysis of the business opportunities provided by new technologies aimed at developing processes, products, services and/or organizational solutions for sea-land logistics
Market Analysis and Technology Brokerage
Organization of technology brokerage events, gap analysis on industry needs, development of market researches aimed at identifying new business opportunities
Fundraising and support for business startups
Comparative evaluation and selection of effective financial tools for the purpose of designing source/use models; research and development of funding opportunities to support start-ups, university spin-offs and the growth of companies in the sea-land logistics sector
Concept and development of innovative projects
Identification of partners, definition of the project concept, drafting of a project proposal, support for the development and implementation of the project
Strategic management tools
Development of balanced scorecard models for the strategic monitoring of port logistics activities (balanced scorecard), innovative monitoring services of port and dry port logistics flows (control tower)