Inland Waterways Conference

March 1-3, 2016
Hyatt Regency St. Louis at the Arch
St. Louis, Missouri

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The Inland Waterways Conference is the one maritime industry conference aimed squarely at the Inland Rivers of the United States. Transportation commerce is a vital component of our Nationís economic health, and river borne transportation and infrastructure underpin that health from the carriage of products and materials to the benefits of generating travel and tourism.

Join government and industry leaders from throughout the region at the Inland Waterways Conference to address pressing issues, challenges and opportunities related to the maritime industry on the Inland Rivers.

Your participation is a key component to this interchange. And, when you attend you will have an opportunity to contribute to important strategic discussions that will help shape the future for the maritime industry on the Inland Rivers. 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.

Engaging Government and Industry...

The Inland Waterways Conference will engage leaders from the United States Coast Guard, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, the National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration and other governmental organizations with an involvement in the maritime industry on the Inland Rivers.

In addition, the conference will involve a broad swath of key individuals from industry such as ports and marine facilities, shippers, tug, towboat and barge operators, shipyards and ship repair facilities, passenger vessel operators, marine suppliers and others with a stake in promoting and sustaining a healthy and prosperous maritime industry on the Inland Rivers.


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

Hyatt Regency St. Louis at the Arch
315 Chestnut Street
St. Louis, Missouri 63102

To make hotel reservations call, 888-421-1442 and mention the Inland Waterways Conference. Or register online.
Single Occupancy: $145
Government Rate: $115


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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