Federal Maritime Commission

FMC Events

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

Upcoming Events

April 2018

Date and Location Description

4/19/2018

New York, NY

Commissioner Speaking Engagement

Gemini Shippers Association Annual Meeting

Commissioner Dye will address the GSA’s annual membership meeting on topics of current interest to the shipping public.

4/26/18

Norfolk, VA

Commission Staff Speaking Engagement

Customs Brokers and International Freight Forwarders Association of Virginia

Benjamin Nashed, Attorney-Advisor in the Office of the General Counsel will address a luncheon meeting of the Customs Brokers and International Freight Forwarders Association of Virginia regarding the work of the Federal Maritime Commission and current hot topics in the industry.

May 2018

Date and Location Description

5/2/2018

Palm Springs, CA

Commissioner & Commission Staff Speaking Engagement

NCBFAA Annual Conference

Commissioner Dye will address the NCBFAA membership on Fact Finding Investigation 28 and other issues of interest. CADRS Director Rebecca Fenneman will speak on the services provided by CADRS.

5/10/2018

Melbourne, Australia

Commissioner Speaking Engagement

Global Shippers Forum Annual Meeting

Commissioner Dye, as principal speaker at the GSF annual meeting, will discuss the Commission’s Supply Chain Innovation Teams project and the background and future direction of the Fact Finding 28 Investigation.

5/16/2018

Hamburg, Germany

Commissioner Speaking Engagement

Global Liner Shipping Conference

Commissioner Daniel B. Maffei will speak at the Global Liner Shipping Conference in Hamburg, Germany on May 16, 2018. Commissioner Maffei will address how the technological developments in ship-size, automation and data (along with fewer alliances and increased consolidation) are leading toward greater commoditization and more regulatory challenges.

June 2018

Date and Location Description

6/14/2018

Tacoma, WA

Commissioner Speaking Engagement

Agriculture Transportation Coalition

Commissioner Dye will address the AgTC membership on Fact Finding Investigation 28.

6/19/2018

Washington, DC

Commissioner Speaking Engagement

Fifth Biennial Marine Transportation System Research and Development Conference

Acting Chairman Khouri is delivering an address for the Fifth Biennial Marine Transportation System Research and Development Conference: Transforming the Marine Transportation system through Multimodal Freight Analytics on Tuesday, June 19. He will speak about the potential value of more integrated multimodal freight data and analytic capabilities.

Past Events

January 2018

Date and Location Description

1/29-30/2018

Dallas, TX

Commissioner Speaking Engagement

The National Industrial Transportation League Transportation Summit

Commissioner Maffei will speak on the ocean transportation panel at the annual transportation summit for the National Industrial Transportation League (NITL) in Dallas, addressing both current issues and developing trends in the ocean transportation industry.

March 2018

Date and Location Description

3/4-8/2018

Long Beach, CA

Commissioner Speaking Engagement

18th TPM Annual Conference

Commissioner Dye will speak at the TPM conference addressing topics of current interest in the U.S. liner shipping trades.

3/7/2018

Brussels, Belgium

Commission Staff Speaking Engagement

Competition Law Challenges in the Shipping Sector

The Commission’s General Counsel, Tyler Wood, will speak on a panel during the Competition Law Challenges in the Shipping Sector conference in Brussels, Belgium, March 7, 2018. The panel, and Mr. Wood’s presentation, will address enforcement trends and current issues in the ocean transportation industry.

3/15/2018

Washington, D.C.

Commissioner Speaking Engagement

Bureau of Engraving and Printing
Joint Agency Women Executives Mentoring Panel

Commissioner Dye will participate on a panel on leadership and mentoring.

3/20/2018

Washington, D.C.

Commissioner Speaking Engagement

Commodities Futures Trading Commission
Women’s History Month

Commissioner Dye will be the featured guest speaker for CFTC’s program honoring Women’s History Month.

 


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