REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED.
Thank you for your interest!
Global Developments in Logistics
and How They Affect Northeast Ohio
the 19th annual
Northeast Ohio Logistics Conference
& Golf Open
presented by NEOTEC in partnership with
the Port of Cleveland
Monday, August 22, 2016
Firestone Country Club
452 E. Warner Road, Akron, OH 44319
Welcome and Opening Remarks:
Congressman Bob Gibbs, U.S. House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee; and Will Friedman, President and CEO, Port of Cleveland
7:45 a.m.: Registration and Deluxe Continental Breakfast
8:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.: Conference & Buffet Lunch
8:30 a.m. - 7 p.m.: Breakfast, Conference, Lunch, Golf & Dinner
FLASH DRIVE SPONSOR
DRIVING RANGE SPONSOR
The 19th annual Logistics Conference will focus on latest trends and developments in global logistics, featuring internationally and nationally recognized logistics experts. A panel discussion with Q&A--moderated by logistics expert Perry Trunick--will follow the morning presentations.
7:45 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:30 a.m. Conference
11:30 a.m. Panel format - Q&A
Noon Buffet Lunch
ON THE AGENDA
Kevin Doucette - North American Director of Trade & Compliance, C.H. Robinson International - Global Shipping Regulatory Risks and Compliance
Jeff Sweeney - Associate, Martin Associates, LLC - Dynamics of the U.S. Marine Transportation System and Key Issues Facing the U.S. Port Industry
Dave Gutheil - Vice President of Maritime & Logistics, Port of Cleveland - Maritime Opportunities in Northeast Ohio
Rodolfo Sabonge - formerly with the Panama Canal Authority and currently Vice President of Research, Graduate School and Continuing Education for Panama's International Maritime University - The Panama Canal Expansion: Potential Impact on Maritime Transport and Logistics
Panel will be moderated by logistics expert and editor Perry Trunick.
After a buffet lunch, conference registrants who choose to golf will enjoy a putting contest and a round on Firestone's challenging North course, followed by an evening dinner and awards presentation.
12:15 p.m. Putting contest hosted by HBK CPAs & Consultants - with a variety of prizes
1:15 p.m. Golf Open - shotgun start with scramble format
6 p.m. Buffet Dinner/Awards Presentation
- Hole-in-one prize packages
- Voucher for a foursome on Firestone's West Course for 1st-place team
- Trophies for 1st- and 2nd-place foursomes, closest to the pin and longest drive
- Great door prizes including gift cards and a variety of golf merchandise