FMC Events

The following is a list of events and speaking engagements attended by FMC Commissioners and FMC Staff

Date and Location Description

11/3/2014

New Orleans, LA

Commissioner Meeting

Public Forum - Gulf Coast Ports

Commissioner Dye hosts Forum, November 3rd at Port of New Orleans on supply chain efficiency and challenges at U.S. Gulf Coast ports

Forum Alert

10/30/2014

North Charleston, SC

Commissioner Meeting

Public Forum – South Atlantic Ports

Commissioner Khouri hosts Forum, October 30th in Charleston, SC on supply chain efficiency and challenges at U.S. South Atlantic ports.

Forum Alert

10/1/2014

Baltimore, MD

Commissioner Meeting

Public Forum on U.S. Port Congestion - Mid-Atlantic and Northeast

Commissioner Doyle hosting Mid-Atlantic and Northeast port congestion forum, October 1 at Port of Baltimore. Commissioner Lidinsky will co-host.

Forum Alert

9/15/2014

San Pedro, CA

Commissioner Meeting

Public Forum on U.S. Port Congestion

Chairman Cordero holding forum, September 15th at Port of Los Angeles for discussion on causes and implications of congestion at U.S. ports.

Forum Alert

9/9/2014

Charleston, South Carolina

Commissioner Speaking Engagement

Chairman Cordero Breakfast Keynote Address

Chairman Cordero will present the breakfast keynote address at the 41st SC International Trade Conference in Charleston, SC

Conference Agenda

7/16/14 at 2:00 pm

Webcast

Commission Staff Speaking Engagement

Alternative Dispute Resolution at the STB and FMC

If you have ever wondered "isn’t there a better way to resolve this dispute", the answer is yes, and it’s free, too! Shippers and carriers both can take advantage of the free mediation services offered by the Surface Transportation Board and the Federal Maritime Commission. The League is pleased to offer a free webinar on July 16th at 2:00 p.m. EDT with agency experts who will tell us how it’s done: Lucille Marvin and Ely Ross from the STB, and Rebecca Fenneman from the FMC.

The program is free but attendees must preregister prior to 1:00 p.m. EDT on July 16 at the following link: https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/917312914.

6/26/2014

San Francisco, CA

Commission Staff Speaking Engagement

26th Annual Meeting, Agriculture Transportation Coalition

Protecting Shippers. What are shippers options when specific problems with a carrier arise - Offerings of the FMC's Office of Consumer Affairs and Dispute Resolution Services

Annual Meeting Agenda

6/25/2014

Washington, DC

Commissioner Speaking Engagement

The Propeller Club of Washington, D.C Luncheon

Presentation by Commissioner Rebecca A. Dye

Prepared Remarks

6/25/2014

Doral, FL

Commission Staff Speaking Engagement

Florida Customs Brokers & Forwarders Association, Inc. FMC Seminar: Where do OTI's Stand?

FMC officials will address the critical issues that all OTIs need to consider on a daily basis to operate consistently with FMC requirements. Vern Hill, Managing Director at Federal Maritime Commission, D.C. will be speaking on OTI Rule Making.

6/23/2014

San Pedro, CA

Commissioner Speaking Engagement

FuturePorts’ Annual Conference 2014

At the annual FuturePorts Conference, experts from the Ports, government and regulatory agencies, community and business, will explore ways to reach common ground on issues affecting all.

Conference Agenda

6/18/2014

 

Washington, DC

Commission Meeting

Sunshine Act Meeting

The first portion of the meeting will be held in Open Session; the second in Closed Session.
Meeting Agenda

5/8/2014

Valletta, Malta

Commissioner Speaking Engagement

Commissioner Speaks at European Maritime Law Organization Seminar

The European Maritime Law Organisation (EMLO) is an independent body established to provide a neutral and independent forum for debate and research on issues of interest to those concerned with EU maritime affairs. Commissioner Dye will discuss types of common carrier agreements and how the Commission evaluates agreements to determine if they comply with the Shipping Act of 1984. More specifically, she will discuss our recent consideration of the P3 and G6 Alliance agreements.

4/16/2014

Washington, DC

Commission Meeting

Sunshine Act Meeting

The first portion of the meeting will be held in Open Session; the second in Closed Session.
Meeting Agenda

3/20/2014
12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Washington, DC

Brown Bag Speaker Series

FMC to Host Presentation on Navigational Developments and the Viability of Commercialized Shipping in the Arctic

On March 20, 2014 FMC is hosting a brown bag on Navigational Developments and the Viability of Commercialized Shipping in the Arctic.
Event Alert

3/6/2014 at 11:00 am

Webcast

Commissioner Meeting/International Affairs

Taxation in China: VAT Treatment of International Transportation of Goods, Recent Changes Significant for Maritime Industry

Industry briefing scheduled for March 6, 2014 concerning the latest information on China’s Value Added Tax regime and its impact on the maritime industry.
Event Alert

2/26/2014

Washington, DC

Commission Meeting

Sunshine Act Meeting

A portion of the meeting will be held in Open Session; the remainder will be held in Closed Session.
Meeting Agenda

 

2013 FMC Events Archive