Activities

The thematic scope of the Scandria®Alliance’s cross-border and transnational cooperation includes all issues related to climate-smart multimodal transport connectivity at the interface to sustainable regional development.

Positions

Adapting to a changing geopolitical landscape

Joint conference resolution on the resilience of the transport system adopted by the Scandria Alliance and the CPMR Baltic Sea Commission Transport Working Group on 6 November 2023

Cover of the brochure "Clean fuel solutions. Decarbonising freight transport along the Scandria®Corridor"
Clean fuel solutions. Decarbonising freight transport along the Scandria®Corridor

The brochure shall inspire by highlighting already applied clean fuel solutions for port handling, city logistics and long-distance heavy duty transport.

Updated map of the European Transport Corridors
Scandria®Alliance position paper on revised TEN-T guidelines

In their joint position paper, the Scandria®Alliance members welcome the Commission’s proposal and suggest amendments that could further improve the effectiveness and accuracy of the regulation.

Projects

Logo of the InterGreen-Nodes project
InterGreen-Nodes: Green, Intermodal Last Mile Freight Transport in Urban Areas of Central Europe

The InterGreen-Nodes project aims to improve coordination among freight transport stakeholders by facilitating the alignment between regional interests and EU recommendations on freight transport and regional development.

Logo of the BSR Access project
BSR Access: Clean, efficient and multimodal transport corridors in the Baltic Sea Region

The BSR Access platform project facilitates innovative and sustainable transport by creating linkages between traditional infrastructure nodes and smart transport solutions to further develop the TEN-T Core Network Corridors and contributes to sustainable growth in the Baltic Sea Region.

Events

Participants during an event of the Scandria Alliance Participants of a networking event of the Scandria Alliance

The Scandria®Alliance organises high-level dialogues with stakeholders
from all levels as well as expert knowledge exchange.

Urban nodes webinar, 1 December 2023

The webinar “Navigating the future of urban nodes” was organised by the Scandria Alliance task force on urban nodes and SUMPs.

In light of the TEN-T revision process, more than 50 participants explored the reinforced role of urban nodes within the Trans-European Transport Network (TEN-T).

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Scandria Alliance General Assembly, 6–7 November 2023

The conference “Adapting to a changing geopolitical landscape: the future of transport in the Baltic Sea Region and wider Europe” was held in conjunction with the General Assembly of the Scandria Alliance in Helsinki, Finland, on 7 November 2023. It was be hosted by the Regional Council of Helsinki-Uusimaa, in cooperation with the Scandria Alliance and the CPMR Baltic Sea Commission Transport Working Group.

The event was marked by the adoption of a joint resolution calling for EU and national support to improve cross-border connections and strengthening the resilience of the transport and logistics chains in the Baltic Sea Region and wider Europe.

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#EURegionsWeek, 11 October 2023

Scandria Alliance members Berlin and Viken county were partners of the workshop “Night trains – for better connections between cities and regions“ during this year’s European Week of Regions and Cities.

The event took place in Brussels on 11 October 2023, 11:30–12:30 and was organised by Berlin’s Senate Department for Mobility, Transport, Climate Action and Environment.

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Scandria Alliance clean fuels seminar, 30 August 2023

On 30 August 2023, the members of the clean fuels task force of the Scandria®Alliance were invited by our associate member Logistics Initiative Hamburg to participate in a seminar regarding the transition to clean fuels in freight transport.

The seminar offered experiences from different projects within the Scandria®Corridor and an expert view on the future clean fuels deployment.

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Round table "Working together for resilient and green transport corridors", 24 May 2023

Enhanced cooperation, reinforced cross-border connections and the ScanMed Corridor’s strategic importance were in the focus of our Brussels round table on 24 May 2023.

The event brought together highh-level speakers and pannelists from the European and regional level discussed how enhanced cooperation of cities and regions can contribute to tackle these challenges.

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