AAPA and the U.S. Maritime Administration co-sponsored this special one and a half day workshop, hosted by the Tampa Port Authority. The program addressed shifting international trade routes and how the various players in the transportation industry view the fallout of the recent economic recession. The program also focused on how trade patterns and infrastructure needs will be affected by the planned expansion of the Panama Canal.
02/01/2011 Welcoming Remarks
Kurt J. Nagle, President & CEO, AAPA
Armand J. ("Pete") Reixach, Executive Port Director, Port Freeport, TX, AAPA Chairman of the Board
Hon. David Matsuda, Administrator, U.S. Maritime Administration
Richard Wainio, Port Director and CEO, Tampa Port Authority
02/01/2011 International Economic Outlook
Stephen D. Van Beek, President & CEO, Eno Transportation Foundation