ThPA S.A. and Amazon Web Services (AWS) coordinate to drive innovation at the Port of Thessaloniki

13 October 2021

During 85th Thessaloniki International Fair, a meeting between Executives of both ThPA S.A. – Port of Thessaloniki and Amazon Web Services (AWS) took place with a focus on the transformation of the Port of Thessaloniki into a "smart port" through the use of smart technologies and the digitization of systems, to provide efficient and reliable quality services.

ThPA S.A. and AWS discussed technological solutions that can enhance efficiency and agility, and drive innovation, through the use of the most comprehensive hyper scale cloud computing platform.

The Executive Chairman of the BoD of ThPA S.A., Thanos Liagkos, noted "ThPA S.A. is dedicated to applying innovative and sustainable strategies in line with the global trends of digitization in the ports and logistics industries that enhance our comparative advantage as the preferred gateway port to South East, Central and Eastern Europe for containers and general cargo and a hub for Intermodal Transport in the wider region."

Photograph by Thessaloniki Port Authority.

From left to right: Vasilios Kotitsas, AWS, Artur Davidian, ThPA S.A., Cameron J. Brooks, AWS, Franco N. Cupolo, ThPA S.A., Thanos Liagkos, ThPA S.A.. Photograph by Thessaloniki Port Authority.

Thessaloniki Port Authority - Press release