INFUTURE Round Tables on Development of Inland Waterways


INFUTURE project takes a wide-ranging approach in finding solutions for sustainable and cost-effective inland waterway traffic.


Operational and Safe Inland Navigation Between Finland and Russia

Most international cargo traffic between Finland and Russia goes on land, via roads and railways. Inland waterway connection from Saimaa to Russian inland waterways could constitute a potential environmentally friendly option for transportation between the countries. INVITATION

We invite you to the ONLINE INFUTURE Round Table discussions Each Round Table includes short introduction to the theme, presentations on findings and time for comments and also for Q & A. 

Round Table 1/3: Potential Cargo Flows and Routing

Maanantai 26.10.2020 klo 14.00-15.30 TEAMS

Discussion mostly in Finnish




Round Table 2/3: Smooth Inland Navigation with Advanced Fairway Technology

Tiistai 3.11.2020 klo 14.00-15.30 TEAMS

Discussion mostly in Finnish



Round Table 3/3: Future Inland Waterway Vessels

Thursday 26.11.2020 at 2.00-3.30 pm TEAMS Discussion in English




Please note, Registration is necessary > REGISTRATION  With this link you can register yourself to all of these RT discussions.


INFUTURE - Future Potential for Inland Waterways is financed from the South-East Finland - Russia CBC Programme 2014-2020 with a budget of 1,2 MEUR. Funded by the European Union, the Russian Federation and the Republic of Finland. The Implementation time 1 November 2018 - 31 October 2021.