Great Lakes Waterways Conference

February 14-15, 2017
Renaissance Cleveland Hotel
Cleveland, Ohio

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It Takes Knowledge, Experience and Vision to Shape the Future...

Join maritime industry leaders in the Great Lakes at 2017 Great Lakes Waterways Conference as they come together to address the industry’s most pressing challenges while exploring its most exciting future opportunities.

The 2017 Great Lakes Waterways Conference is the one maritime industry event that involves all segments of the maritime community in important deliberations and sessions aimed specifically at the Great Lakes Region.

When you attend, you will have an opportunity to contribute to important strategic discussions that will help shape the future for the Great Lakes Maritime Industry. You will also come away with valuable contacts and a host of ideas and strategies to align your organization with current conditions while also ensuring its long-term operational effectiveness.

Through expert topical panels, get up to speed on the latest issues and developments. This year’s conference agenda will feature sessions on:

- Embracing and Empowering the Next Generation of Workforce: Ways of finding and keeping talent in the maritime industry
- An Election Outlook: A glimpse into the future opportunities and challenges in a changing Washington D.C.
- A Future Outlook for the Steel and Energy Sectors


Take advantage of special discounted pricing at the conference headquarters hotel:

Renaissance Cleveland Hotel
24 Public Square
Cleveland, Ohio 44113

To make hotel reservations, use the online booking link:
Special room rate: $149

Or call 216-696-5600 and mention the group rate for the Great Lakes Waterways Conference



Cancellation Policy for Registrations:

All conference registrations must be paid in full at the time of registering. Cancellations made 7 days prior to the start of the conference will receive a 90% refund. Cancellations made within 7 days will not receive a refund.

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