The 2018 AgTC Annual Meeting! Join us for two action-packed days of unparalleled networking and exclusive programming on issues impacting YOUR business.
WHAT: The Agriculture Transportation Coalition (AgTC) Annual Meeting is the largest gathering of agriculture and forest products transportation professionals and their service providers. Frank and open conversation with industry leaders in unique off-the-record (no press) sessions.
WHEN: June 12 – 15, 2018 (Tuesday evening – Friday morning)
WHERE: Greater Tacoma Convention Center. Tacoma, WA
WHO: Over 400 agriculture and forest products logistics professionals from around the world. Featuring the most influential executives and decision makers in our industry.
Annual Meeting Confirmed Speakers (As of May 9, 2018)
Jeremy Nixon, CEO of Ocean Network Express (ONE)
Shipper Leaders: Brad Cunningham, Leprino Foods (cheese/dairy) ; Allison Leavitt, Wine and Spirits Shipper Association (wine); Jennifer Sidis, Wilbur Ellis (hay); Carl Varner, Fornazor (grain and feed); Karen Zapata, Superior Foods (seafood)
Paul Devine, President North America, OOCL
Ed DeNike, Exec. VP Stevedore Services of America
Peter Friedmann, Executive Director, AgTC
David Arsenault, DCLI, former President NA Hyundai
Port of Los Angeles Executive Director Gene Seroka
Port of Long Beach Executive Director Mario Cordero
Rebecca Dye, Federal Maritime Commissioner
Ken Kellaway, President, RoadOne
James Farrell, VP Logistics, Distribution & Transportation, PepsiCo
Walter Kemmsies, Managing Director, Chief Strategist and “the Economist that all other economists listen to”, JLL
Josh Dolan, Director, Global Inbound Supply Chain & Logistics, Amazon
Bill Rooney, fmr. Pres. NA Hanjin, Sr. VP. Kuehne + Nagel
Tom Chmielowski, Director of International Sales and Marketing, BNSF
Paul Bingham, Economist, widely-recognized authority on Global Trade and Transportation
Stephen Neel, Ph.D, Senior Technical Director, Global Cold Chain Alliance
Annette Mueller, Commercial Manager – Global Trade Digitization, Maersk
Donna Lemm, Executive Vice President of National Sales, IMC Companies
Michael Symonanis, Director, North America Logistics / Global Container Logistics Group, Louis Dreyfus
And There’s More!
Annual Dinner and Ocean Carrier Performance Survey at the LeMay Car Museum among the largest private collection of classic cars
Boat cruise of Puget Sound ports (premium sponsors and members-only)
Terminal tours of NW Seaport Alliance and service provider facilities.
Plenty of networking too—at the meeting and at our Annual Walk-Run, golfing at Chamber’s Bay, dinner about town in Tacoma.
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