Join WSSA at CONECT's 17th Annual Northeast Cargo Symposium!

Posted 11/09/2018

CONECT’s 17th Annual Northeast Cargo Symposium

November 15, 2018

Biltmore Hotel, Providence, RI

Join Alison Leavitt, Managing Director of WSSA, along with many other industry experts at the CONECT 17th Annual Northeast Cargo Symposium. Alison will be moderating a panel entitled “Carriers’ Challenge: Maintaining Service Levels in the Era of Ever-Bigger Ships and Consolidation” at 2:00pm. Her panelists include Allen Clifford, Executive Vice President of MSC, Anthony Hatch, Freight Transportation Analyst at ABH Consulting, and Ken Kellaway, President and CEO of RoadOne Intermodal Logistics. In this period of driver shortages, consolidation of steamship lines, and rail and port congestion, this conference will shed light on what to expect in the upcoming months. Other topics of discussion this year will include:

Election Results: How They’ll Affect Your Business

China Trade Projections

Trade Wars & Trade Agreements

USCMA – the new NAFTA?

CBP Initiatives

Truck, Rail and Ocean Carrier Challenges

Port Congestion

Global Economic Outlook

The Coalition of New England Companies for Trade (CONECT) is dedicated to promoting free and fair trade and serves to support the businesses of New England that depend on international trade. This event will be comprised of importers, exporters, customs brokers, freight forwarders, port authorities, logistics providers, consultants and others active in global trade.

Click here to view this year’s symposium flyer and agenda!

For more information, or to schedule an appointment, please contact us!