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Here are two more examples of
our outstanding Seminar speakers:
Colonel Laurence Farrell
Commander, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Laurence Farrell took command
of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers San Francisco District
in July 2008. Previously, he was deputy
commander of the Gulf Region Division in Iraq
and outreach operations officer for the director of the Army
staff. Farrell earned both bachelor's and
master's degrees in civil engineering from the University of
Missouri. Other previous assignments include platoon leader,
company executive officer and battalion maintenance
officer, company commander, professor at West Point,
and 2nd Infantry Division Engineer Brigade in Korea.
Other career highlights include serving in the Gulf War in Operation
Desert Storm and in Somalia in Operation Continue Hope.
Dan Smith, Principal,
The Tioga Group, Inc.
Daniel Smith has over 25 years of
consulting experience in freight transportation strategy, policy, and
planning, with particular emphasis on truck, rail, and marine
intermodal transportation. His major projects have included
Inland Port Feasibility Studies for northern and southern California,
San Pedro Bay Long-Term Forecast, Goods Movement Studies for
the Southern California Association of Governments, Modal
Shift and Competition Studies for the Ports of Long Beach,
Los Angeles, and Oakland, and Rail Intermodal Line and Terminal
Capacity studies for MARAD, Burlington Northern, the Port of
Oakland, and the Panama Canal
Authority. Smith previously worked at Mercer Management
Consulting and as Manager of Rail and Intermodal projects at
Manalytics, Inc. He holds bachelor's and master's degrees
from the University of California at Berkeley and did further
postgraduate work in transportation economics and policy.
Learn more about actions your port
or business can take to return to greater prosperity as the global
economy strengthens. Economists will provide detailed outlooks and
insight into what to expect in the next year and beyond. Marketing
strategists will help you develop tactics to achieve your goals in the
current economic environment. Port officials and industry leaders will
share their success stories of how ports of all sizes can grow. Don't
miss this timely event!
Click here for the list of
additional confirmed Seminar expert guest speakers.
This Seminar begins at
9:00 a.m. and concludes at 2:30 p.m. -- with free shuttle
service between SFO Airport and the Seminar -- so you
can easily fly in and out the same day. Continental
breakfast, lunch, and refreshments are included. You'll also have
opportunities that day to network with your port colleagues from
throughout the Pacific.
Seminar registration fees are just $150 for APP members and $250 for
non-members if you register by today.
Please click here to register
|SAVE DATE FOR HAWAII MID-YEAR CONFERENCE
We invite you to join your colleagues from throughout the Pacific for
the APP 2010 Mid-Year Conference in
January 14-15, 2010
Makaha Resort & Golf Club
Waianae, Oahu, Hawaii
Network, learn, and take home valuable information regarding key port
industry issues and trends that will benefit your port or
business. Outstanding speakers, plentiful networking time with
new and long-term APP members, and a beautiful setting await you.
Your companion is welcome and we have special tours set up to entertain
Stay tuned to our website for updated information. For now,
please save these dates!
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dates and plan to attend these upcoming APP conferences and
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 5, 2009
APP Fall Fly-in Fly-Out Seminar
"Recession Recovery: Navigating Back
Best Western Grosvenor Hotel
San Francisco International Airport
San Francisco, California USA
JANUARY 14-15, 2010
APP Mid-Year Conference
Hosted by Hawaii Harbors Division
Makaha Resort & Golf Club, Waianae
APP Spring Fly-in Fly-out Seminar
JULY 18-21, 2010
APP 97th Annual Conference
Hosted by Port of Umatilla
Skamania Lodge (Fly into Portland)
Columbia River - Oregon/Washington
feel free to contact your APP staff with your
questions, concerns, or requests:
Dave Hunt, Executive
Pomasl, Deputy Director:
Wright, Operations Manager: