The 13th International Seminar on Inland Waterway Transport and Development - SOBENA HIDROVIÁRIO 2023 -took place between October 30 to November 1, 2023, in Belém - PA, taking place in person and online.
The Seminar is organized every two years. The target audience is made up of shipowners, shipyards, shipping companies, logistics companies, river port terminals, researchers, government bodies in the area of water transport and development, the Brazilian Navy, classification societies, universities and students. The purpose of the Seminar is to promote a highly qualified debate over three days on topics of interest to the various segments. The Seminar is recognized as a relevant contribution to the development of waterway transport of cargo and passengers in the country, with efficiency and safety, and respecting the environment, through the stimulation and dissemination of technological studies in the sector.