U.S. Chamber Roundtable on Maritime Security, Trade, and Travel

Maritime Event Graphic - September 25th.
25
September
Wednesday
9:00AM ET
11:30AM
1 day
25
September
Wednesday
9:00AM ET
11:30AM
1 day

Location

U.S. Chamber of Commerce
1615 H Street NW
Washington, DC 20062

Please join the Procurement and Space Industry Council on Wednesday, September 25, 2019, for a wide-ranging discussion on the economic importance of global maritime commerce and the critical role of the U.S. Coast Guard in maintaining the safety and security of America’s waterborne trade and travel industries. Admiral Karl Schultz, Commandant of the United States Coast Guard, will keynote the event along with VADM William Burke (USN, Ret.), Chief Maritime Officer at Carnival Corporation, and Tom Vecchiolla, President and CEO of ST Engineering North America.


 

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Agenda

U.S. Chamber Roundtable on Maritime Security, Trade, and Travel - Agenda

 

9:15 a.m. – 9:20 a.m. :: Opening Remarks

  • Christian Zur, Executive Director, Procurement and Space Industry Council

9:20 a.m. – 9:25 a.m. :: Introduction

  • David Levy, Vice President, U.S. Government, Amazon Web Services

9:25 a.m. – 9:40 a.m. :: Keynote

  • Admiral Karl L. Schultz, Commandant of the U.S. Coast Guard

9:40 a.m. – 9:55 a.m. :: Moderated Q&A

  • Christian Zur, Executive Director, Procurement and Space Industry Council
  • Admiral Karl L. Schultz, Commandant of the U.S. Coast Guard

9:55 a.m. – 10:10 a.m. :: Keynote

  • VADM William Burke (USN, Ret.), Chief Maritime Officer, Carnival Corp.

10:10 a.m. – 10:55 a.m. :: Panel on Maritime Security & Surveillance

  • Charles L. Beames, Executive Chairman & Chief Strategy Officer, York Space Systems
  • Dr. John Mittleman, Naval Research Laboratory
  • Gregory Poling, Director, Asia Maritime Transparency Initiative, CSIS
  • Dr. Brian Weeden, Director of Program Planning, Secure World Foundation
  • Moderated by Christian Zur, Executive Director, Procurement and Space Industry Council

10:55 a.m. – 11:16 a.m. :: Micro-Talks

  • Keith Johnson, Vice President & General Manager of Government Solutions, Spire Global, Inc.
  • Maureen McLaughlin, Vice President, Public Policy, Iridium

11:16 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. :: Keynote

  • Thomas Vecchiolla, President and CEO, ST Engineering North America

11: 30 a.m. :: Closing Remarks

  • Christian Zur, Executive Director, Procurement and Space Industry Council