Thursday, May 18, 2017
12:15pm – 1:00pm Registration and Networking Opens at Exploration Tower 4th Floor
Register and network with seminar attendees and speakers. Refreshments will be served.
1:00pm – 2:00pm VIP Port Canaveral Tour
Bus departure from Exploration Tower entrance at 670 Dave Nisbet Drive, Port Canaveral, Florida, 32920. Photo identification is required at
registration for security purposes.
2:15pm – 2:30pm Welcome Remarks
Captain John Murray, CEO, Executive Port Director
Thomas Perny, Supervisor of Trade Development Section, Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
2:30pm – 2:50pm Canaveral Port Authority
Samantha Cornelius, Assistant Director, Cargo Business Development
This presentation provides an overview of Port Canaveral – from cargo movement to final destination in Europe or the Caribbean. https://www.portcanaveral.com/
2:50pm – 3:10pm Seatrade
Keren Perez, Sales
Learn about cargo logistics from terminal to destinations. http://www.seatrade.international/
3:10pm – 3:20pm Break
3:20pm – 3:40pm Gulftainer
Joe Cruise, Commercial Manager
This presentation will discuss Gulftainer USA’s partnership with Canaveral Port Authority and the benefits to Florida agriculture growers to ship through the Canaveral Cargo Terminal. http://www.gulftainer.com/terminals/usa/port-canaveral/
3:40pm – 4:00pm Ambassador Services Inc.
Brian Hubert, President
Ambassador Services: Your Efficient Alternative
This presentation consists of describing Ambassador Services’ capabilities for handling fruit, vegetables and other perishables. It also touches on Ambassador Services’ efficiencies and abilities surrounding accountability and traceability of the various commodities handled. You will learn about the room for growth within the existing facility, as well as the additional property with Port Canaveral and adjacent private property for expansion. http://asiterminals.biz/