The Federal Maritime Commission Newsroom


Announcing the 3rd annual Port Environmental Initiatives Forum:

February 12, 2015

Collaborating with Competitors: Challenges, Goals, and Success Stories in Addressing Environmental Concerns


February 20, 2015 at 10:30 a.m.


Federal Maritime Commission
800 N. Capitol St. N.W.
Main Hearing Room – 1st floor Washington, D.C. 20573


Chris Cannon, Director of Environmental Management, Port of Los Angeles

Rick Cameron, Managing Director of Environmental Affairs and Planning, Port of Long Beach

Richard Carthas, Senior Director of Terminal Operations, APM Terminals Elizabeth representing the Port of New York/ New Jersey Sustainable Services Agreement

Janice Gedlund, Senior Air Quality Program Manager, Port of Seattle


Mr. Kurt Nagle, President, American Association of Ports Authorities


This year’s discussion will focus on cooperation among competing neighbor ports and terminals to achieve environmental benefits in their surrounding communities under the authority of the Shipping Act of 1984.

RSVPs preferred to Walk-Ins Welcome. Please allow time for security screening.