2021 Waterways Symposium - November 2-4, 2021
See you November 2-4, 2021 for our 18th annual Waterways Symposium!
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2020 Virtual Waterways Symposium - Thursday, November 12
9:00 a.m. (Eastern)/8:00 a.m. Central Opening/welcome remarks by WCI Chairman of the Board
9:15 a.m. Eastern/8:15 a.m. Central Address by U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Chief of Engineers LG Scott Spellmon
10:00 a.m. Eastern/9:00 a.m. Central Message by Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17)
10:15 a.m. Eastern/9:15 a.m. Central Built to Last trailer
10:30 a.m. Eastern/9:30 a.m. Central Panel with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, moderated by Jeff Webb, President, Cargo Carriers/Cargill, Inc.
- Lessons learned on the closure of the Illinois Waterway 2020 by Tom Heinold, Chief, Operations Division, Rock Island District
- Review of the Capital Investment Strategy 2020 by Tom Smith, Chief of Operations and Regulatory Division
- Dredging through 2020 and beyond by Eddie Belk, SES, Programs Director, Mississippi Valley Division
11:30 a.m. Eastern/10:30 a.m. Central Keynote Speech, “Macro-Economic View of World Trade and Politics 2020” by Jim Wiesemeyer
12:30 p.m. Eastern/11:30 a.m. Central Closing Remarks by Tracy Zea, WCI President/CEO
12:45 p.m. Eastern/11:45 a.m. Central Adjourn