The aim and major goals of this activity was to consult with the various stakeholders organizations and the Commission Services in order to establish interaction, involvement and commitment on the ANNA activities.
To this end a Consultation Panel (platform) has been established ojn EU level. A platform served as an actual or virtual place in which the representative stakeholder organizations, all participating countries and observers and Commission Services have been goven the opportunity to discuss, monitor and advise on the execution and progress of the project.
The members of the Consultation Panel have regularly been requested to provide input on the application and the impact of the measures foreseen in the Master Plan in the participating countries.
The Panel has commented on various building blocks including (not limited to): the Minimum Requirements, Expansion, the Impact Studies and relevance to other initiatives such as EU Digital Single Market, Customs and other relevant regulations, directives and guidelines.
Activity 4 comprised of 3 sub-activities:
SuAc4.1: Stakeholder Directive 2010/65/EU strategy
SuAc4.2: Interaction and commitment
SuAc4.3: Final Event
The following actions were executed:
Tasks to be executed:
Following is a brief outline of the sub-activities that were conducted to achieve the objectives stated above. Further elaboration is provided in the separate sub-activity descriptions.
SuAc4.1 Stakeholder Dir. 2010/65/EU strategy
The aims were to:
This sub-activity could only be successsfully executed in close coordination and with respect to the opinions of the stakeholders. For the business position paper depth interviews will be conducted.
The results have been incorporated into the report covering Milestone 6.
SuAc4.2Interaction and commitment
The aims were to:
The result of the sub-activity were:
The results have been incorporated into the report covering Milestone 14.
The objective of this sub-activity was to present the work of the AnNa consortium to a brought public, not only to the authorities on national and EU level and other Maritime TEN-T projects, but also representatives of the Maritime transport, Maritime logistics and trade organisations.
In addition to national dissemination activities, AnNa joned various major events organised by the TEN-T MoS project managementb on a Consortium-wide level in combination with other maritime TEN-T projects, ie B2MOS and WIDERMOS. The final event took place in December 2015 whereby all relevant issues addressed during the project have been addressed and all countries showed demonstartions of their pilot project results.
The results presented in the Final Event covered Milestone 15.