Hwy H2O is #ShippingSimplified
Global reach via Hwy H2O
NOVEMBER 16 & 17, 2016
HILTON TORONTO AIRPORT HOTEL & SUITES
Industry and leaders converge
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Please note: there is no on-site registration.
The HWY H2O Conference delivers on trends and market intelligence in a conference environment designed for engagement and networking. Download our Registration Form below.
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Hwy H2O is Shipping Simplified. This conference will showcase how HWY H2O is uniquely positioned to move cargo to and from the North American Heartland faster and more efficiently. This is achieved through our close relationships with Port Partners, Members, intermodal partners and stakeholders enabling HWY H2O to create seamless shipping solutions.
Connect with industry leaders and network with your peers at this two-day event. The HWY H2O Conference is a convergence of industry thought leaders and experienced specialists in marine and shipping. Delivering insight on industry trends and market intelligence in a conference environment designed for engagement and networking.
Module 1: Market Awareness & Overview – From Insight to Possibility
This sought after module serves to deliver insights and trends from a variety of Great Lakes & St. Lawrence Seaway stakeholders and industry leaders. During this session we will review global economic influences, outline strategic direction relevant to trade patterns and review the impact of globalization on trade. Presenting attendees with key learning on how to capitalize on new opportunities.
Module 2: Connectivity – Connecting the World to the North American Heartland
This module highlights how HWY H2O can move cargo to and from the North American market faster and more efficiently. Bringing shipping expertise to Freight Forwarders and their customers, we deliver global connectivity in tandem with superior fluidity in shipping across an inter-modal supply chain from ports to rail and beyond.
Module 3: Growth Opportunities – Examining the Potential
The climate, shifting commodities market and industry are all at play in the ever-changing landscape of shipping. Featuring discussions on Pet Coke, U.S. Grain and more, this module will prompt discussion on cargo diversification, emerging markets, and the next generation of shipping and market transformation. The Great Lakes-St. Lawrence Seaway system stakeholders, in efforts like HWY H2O, continue to collaborate by actively pursuing cargo diversification and growth through new market development.
Module 4: Innovation & Technology – Investing in Our Future Today
This module will provide an overview of the various infrastructure improvements throughout the Great Lakes St. Lawrence Seaway System. It will showcase an update on Hands Free Mooring and the continued efficiencies and safety benefits derived from this new technology together with the Seaway’s Modernization Project. A summary on risk, and optimization of technology on the Seaway will also be presented. Learn about other technology being implemented and its impact on the future of shipping on the GLSLSS.
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