350+ Trade Symposium Attendees
1000 Maritime Banquet Guests
3 Days of Industry Discussion & Networking Events
Hotel & Directions
Luncheon Keynote Speakers to Address "Demurrage and Detention"
Kate Ballengee, Esq.
Metro Group Maritime
AgTC Agriculture Transportation Coalition
Banquet Keynote Speaker Announced
Michael A. Khouri Chairman
Federal Maritime Commission
Morning Keynote Speaker to discuss "Sustaining Stability"
Tom D. Capozzi
Chief Sales Officer
Virginia International Terminals
Speakers announced for panel, "Reservations Systems"
Regional Vice President
Seafreight Drayage Solutions- NA Kuehne + Nagel Inc.
Sr. Vice President of Operations
Virginia Port Authority
Speakers announced for panel, "Tariffs and Supply Chain"
Scott Robbins, Vice President, US Brokerage, Livingston International
David Feinstein, Director, Global Trade and New Market Access, Tesla Automotive
Leonard Fleisig, Partner, Maritime and International Trade Practice Groups Willcox & Savage, P.C.
Lisa Gelsomino, President/CEO Avalon Risk Management
Registration is now open: book now!
11/8 - VMA's Symposium will be held May 8-10, 2019. Make sure to subscribe for announcements about speakers, registration, panel topics, hotel deals, and more!
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The VMA Symposium includes 3 networking events (below) and a networking lounge.
The Main Networking Events are the 99th Annual Maritime Banquet, the Maritime Mixer cruise (co-hosted with the Propeller Club of Norfolk), and the Golf Outing at Bay Creek Resort and Club. Click the images below to learn more!
The Networking Lounge, located across from the fourth floor ballroom, includes charging ports, snacks, and accomodations for attending professionals who need a place to check into their work.