Memphis Multi Modal Conference: Global Logistics and the Global EconomyFriday, May 15, 2009
With the success of two prior conferences, the Memphis World Trade Club, Adams and Reese, LLP, FedEx, Canada and CN Worldwide are partnering to host the 3rd Annual Memphis Multi Modal Conference, “Global Logistics and the Global Economy." The conference brings together the transportation and logistics industry in a stimulating forum that encourages dialogue with and insight from Federal, State and local officials as well as leading intermodal and international experts from Fortune 500 companies. The conference will be held at The Peabody Hotel, 149 Union Avenue, in Memphis on May 11 and 12.
Conference highlights will include Mike Ducker, President International, FedEx Express; Brian Oak, Consul General from Canada, Tom Schmitt, CEO/President of FedEx Global Supply Chain Services, Chairman, Greater Memphis Chamber; Joe Waldo, IHS Global Insight, Elizabeth Colbert-Busch, Clemson University, Mike Mullen, Former Assistant Commissioner of U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Congressman Zach Wamp, 3rd Congressional District of Tennessee, Janice Weaver, Acting Assisting Administrator of MARAD, Douglas Buttrey, Former Chairman, United States Surface Transportation Board, Glenn Ferreri, U.S. Department of Commerce, Senator Mark Norris, Senate Majority Leader, Adams and Reese, Special Counsel; Mayor AC Wharton, Shelby County, Tennessee; Larry Cox, President/CEO of the Memphis/Shelby County Airport Authority; Don McCrory, Executive Director, Port of Memphis; John Moore, President/CEO of the Greater Memphis Chamber; and many other industry experts.
For more information or to register for the 2009 Memphis Multi Modal Conference, go to www.MemphisMultiModalConference.com.
WHO: Memphis World Trade Club
WHEN: Monday, May 11, 2009
Tuesday, May 12, 2009
TIME: 8:00 a.m. – Check-in/Continental Breakfast
8:30 a.m. – Program Begins
WHERE: Peabody Memphis Hotel
Grand Ballroom A & B
149 Union Avenue
Memphis, TN 38103