The Waterborne Secretariat

The Waterborne Secretariat provides all necessary organiziational and administrative support. SEA Europe currently acts as the Waterborne Secretariat.

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Jaap Gebraad, Waterborne Secretariat

Director Research and Development Affairs, SEA Europe (

Jaap has worked for about 10 years as Board Secretary and Senior Project Manager of the "Bureau Innovation Research & Development" of the Foundation STC Group. He was also the Daily Secretary of the European Association EDINNA (Education in Inland Navigation). Jaap holds a Bachelor's Degree in Logistics and Economics of the University of Applied Sciences (HES) in Rotterdam and a Master's Degree in Shipping and Transport of the Netherlands Maritime University.