NSB Core – North Sea Baltic Connector of Regions
The Interreg Baltic Sea Region Programme financed NSB CoRe project aims to improve the sustainable accessibility of the Eastern Baltic Sea Region to freight and passenger transport. The Helsinki-Uusimaa Regional Council is the lead partner of the project.
VASAB Secretariat together with the Institute of Geography and Spatial Organization Polish Academy of Sciences is pleased to invite you to the regional workshop on NSB CoRe project that will take place on November 14, 2017, in Warsaw, Poland. Workshop is organized as part of elaborating a joint spatial vision on regional development, logistics and mobility of the North Sea-Baltic corridor. This will be already the 4th regional workshop and special emphasis will be placed on accessibility needs along NSB CoRe corridor in Germany and Poland that can be addressed by spatial planning.
The Helsinki West Harbour area and its surroundings called Jätkäsaari is an international transport hub and corridor as well as long-time development site of transport-related R&D and home of real-life mobility challenges. Intensive development of the area and growth in transport are challenging the transport system and services to enable smooth and efficient mo-bility of people and goods. The Helsinki West Harbour area and its surroundings is illustrated in Figure 1.