The Spring Conference is one of AAPA's two general membership meetings each year, a gathering of port professionals from throughout the Western Hemisphere. The annual "Washington People" reception and luncheon, renowned for its outstanding speakers, brings together hundreds of legislators, federal agency staff, Congressional staffers, local maritime professionals and AAPA members.
03/22/2011 Welcome and Opening Remarks
Kurt J. Nagle, President, American Association of Port Authorities
Pete Reixach, Executive Port Director, Port Freeport, AAPA Chairman of the Board
03/22/2011 Opening Keynote Address
Henrik Hololei, Head of Cabinet, EU Commissioner for Transport
03/22/2011 International Trade Outlook for the Western Hemisphere
Robert West, Principal Strategist -- Ports, Coastal & Maritime, Latin American & the Caribbean, WorleyParsons Group Inc.