The East Coast’s premier conference for ports, logistics, and trade

3-Day Overview

May 8 4:30 PM - 7:15 PM Maritime Mixer on the Spirit of Norfolk cruise ship. More Information.
May 9 7:30 AM - 3:00 PM International Trade Symposium. More details coming soon.
May 9 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM 99th Annual Maritime Banquet dinner and speaker More Information.
May 10 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM Golf Outing. More Information.

Symposium Schedule & Panels

The 16th Annual International Trade Symposium panels will address major factors that will significantly impact shipping, logistics, and operations within the maritime industries.

7:30 AM Symposium Registration & Continental Breakfast & Networking
9:00 AM Opening & Welcoming Remarks
9:15 AM Morning Keynote
9:45 AM Panel 1
10:45 AM Networking Coffee Break
11:00 AM Panel 2
12:00 PM Luncheon Keynote
1:30 PM Panel 3
3:00 PM Closing Remarks

Become a Symposium Sponsor!

Platinum Level Sponsors

Port of  Virginia

Silver Level Sponsors

Livingston US Maritime Alliance - USMX Virginia Deptartment of Agriculture and Consumer Services Western Branch Diesel

Media Sponsors

AJOT Virginia Business

Hosted By

Virginia Maritime American Shipper

Have a Question? Contact us!


Jennifer Parham

Event Manager
Virginia Maritime Association
(757) 628-2663

Howard Hayes

Hayes H Howard

Symposium Sponsorship Contact
American Shipper
(904) 355-2601

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