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News Release
FOR RELEASE - November 10, 2014
Contact: Aaron Ellis, Public Affairs Director, aellis@aapa-ports.org
(703) 254-7098

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Phone: (703) 684-5700
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MEDIA ADVISORY

Vice President Biden to Discuss Infrastructure During Keynote Address on Wednesday at AAPA Annual Convention in Houston

On Wednesday, November 12th, the Vice President of the United States will keynote AAPA’s 103rd Annual Convention and Expo, hosted by the Port of Houston Authority.

This event is OPEN PRESS.

WHEN:        Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Event Start Time: 11:45AM CST

Camera/Equipment Pre-Set: 4:00AM – 4:45AM
 CST

Restricted Access/Sweep: 4:45AM – 7:00AM CST

Press Arrival Time: 10:30AM – 11:00AM CST

Final Media Access Time: 11:00AM CST

All press will be checked in and escorted to the designated press area as a group.  Prompt arrival is required.

**Due to security on-site, press must arrive promptly to ensure access.**

WHERE:      Hyatt Regency Houston

                  Imperial Ballroom Center/West – 3rd Floor

   1200 Louisiana Street, Houston, TX 7702

 

Media Entrance: Hyatt Regency main entrance on Louisiana Street.

General Media Parking: Paid parking is available at the Regency Garage, located at 1300 Louisiana Street. Please note Polk Street will be closed so access parking from Louisiana Street.

Live Truck Parking: Corner of Polk and Louisiana Streets.

RSVP: This event is OPEN press. Press who wish to cover this event should RSVP to aellis@aapa-ports.org by Tuesday, November 11th at 5PM EST, with your name, outlet, position, phone number and email address. All media will be required to present a government issued ID and a media credential to gain access.

Power and Wi-Fi: Available on-site.

Cable Run: 500 feet

Throw: 75 feet

Port Name: AAPA

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