|The Pacific Current ||May 20, 2016|
Register today for APP's 103rd Annual Conference, hosted by the Port of Hueneme, California USA on July 10-13. We have new confirmed guest speakers, including U.S. Maritime Administrator Paul "Chip" Jaenichen! See below for details.
We'll also wrap up our recent Fly-in, Fly-out Seminar, "Navigating Toward Success: Executive Leadership Strategies," which was held Friday, April 29th at the Portland Airport.
Read on to learn more about APP's newest Associate Member, Hawaii Asphalt Paving Industry, a course offered by TIPC, and more!
REGISTER TODAY FOR 103RD ANNUAL CONFERENCE HOSTED BY PORT OF HUENEME
Register today for APP's 103rd Annual Conference, hosted by the Port of Hueneme!
miss this chance to discover more about timely port industry issues and
economic trends. Incredible speakers will inform and inspire you. Hear
firsthand perspectives from key port industry leaders, learn what's new
at other ports, and much more! Don't miss this opportunity to learn and
enjoy plentiful networking with your Pacific port colleagues!
Your companion is welcome to join APP delegates at no extra cost!
room block is at the Port Hueneme Holiday Inn Express, a very modern
and affordable hotel within walking distance of the Port. Because of its close proximity, our plenary sessions will be held in the Port of Hueneme's Conference Room. While most delegates will likely enjoy the walk, there will be shuttles available as well.
Here are three examples of outstanding guest speakers confirmed for the 103rd Annual Conference:
Paul N. Jaenichen, Sr. - Maritime Administrator, MARAD
Paul "Chip" Jaenichen was appointed by President Obama and has served
as Maritime Administrator since 25 July 2014. He previously served as
both Deputy and Acting Maritime Administrator from July 2012 to July
2014. Captain Jaenichen was a career naval officer, who retired after
30 years as nuclear trained Submarine Officer in the U.S. Navy. His
final assignment was as Deputy Chief of Legislative Affairs for the
Department of the Navy from October 2010 to April 2012. He served as
Commanding Officer of USS ALBANY (SSN 753) from 1999 to 2002 and as
Commander, Submarine Squadron ELEVEN in San Diego, California from 2007
to 2008. His shore tours included assignments as Director,
Submarine/Nuclear Officer Distribution where he was responsible for
over 5200 officers; as Officer-in-Charge of Moored Training Ship 635,
one of two nuclear powered training platforms in Charleston, South
Carolina, where he was responsible for over 1200 officer and enlisted
operators; and as Chief, European and North Atlantic Treaty
Organization (NATO) Policy Division on the Joint Staff where he was
responsible for military-to-military engagement with all 26 NATO member
Bruce Stenslie - President & CEO, Economic Development Collaborative-Ventura County
The EDC-VC is a public/private partnership, providing business advising, training
and capitalaccess services to promote regional economic vitality, business expansion and job growth. Prior
to joining the EDC-VC, Bruce Stenslie served as Deputy Director for the
California Workforce Association,Executive Director for Workforce
Policy and Workforce Investment Board for the Mayor's office in
LosAngeles, Deputy Director of the Ventura County Human Services Agency
and Executive Director of Workforce Investment Board, and Executive
Director of the Candelaria American Indian Council, providing workforce
and community development services throughout 11 California
counties. In 2013, Stenslie's
elected him as the Chair of the California Association of Local
Economic Development. Stenslie also serves on the Board of Directors for
state and local organizations which include: California Enterprise
Development Authority, TEAM California, California Manufacturing
Healthand Welfare Trust, First 5 Ventura County, and Community Action
Commander Charlene Downey - Commander, U.S. Coast Guard
Charlene Downey assumed her duties as Deputy Sector Commander and
Alternate Captain of the Port for U.S. Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles -
Long Beach in July 2014.
In addition to quality plenary sessions, the conference will include plentiful networking opportunities.
Delegates and Companions will enjoy tours of the Port of Hueneme, Auto
Processing Centers, Chiquita, Mission Produce, as well as the Maritime
Museum. The optional golf networking outing is generously sponsored by the River Ridge Golf Course.
companion is invited to join APP delegates for golf, breakfasts, and
dinners. In addition, there are special tours with lunches especially
for the companions! See the event page for more information.
Our generous 103rd Annual Conference sponsors so far:
|ATTENDEES INSPIRED AND INFORMED AT SPRING LEADERSHIP SEMINAR IN PORTLAND |
APP Spring Seminar
"Navigating Toward Success:
Executive Leadership Strategies"
Hosted and Sponsored by Port of Portland
Friday, April 29, 2016
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Portland International Airport (PDX) Conference Center
Portland, Oregon USA
Our April 29th Fly-in, Fly-out Seminar in Portland focused on improving
leadership strategies for elected or appointed commissioners as well as
managerial staff serving Pacific ports of all sizes. Attendees learned
how to harness the strengths in themselves, their teams, and their
organizations. Our diverse lineup of expert guest speakers discussed
how the combination of strategic thinking and leadership can help find
new opportunities for collaboration, innovation, and advancement
between ports and your communities. A special thanks to our host
& sponsor, Port of Portland, and to all of our outstanding guest
speakers and attendees!
Special thanks to the Port of Portland for sponsoring our Spring Seminar!
APP'S NEWEST ASSOCIATE MEMBER:
HAWAII ASPHALT PAVING INDUSTRY
Hawaii Asphalt Paving Industry (HAPI)
represents asphalt pavement producers, laydown contractors, and design
consultants in the State of Hawai'i as well as industries related to
pavement preservation. Formed in 1989, HAPI's purpose is to provide
engineering promotion and education to advance the continuing use of
asphalt pavement and pavement treatments throughout Hawai'i.
HAPI members design and construct pavement improvement
projects including highways, roads, airfields, harbors, play courts,
parking lots, athletic fields, and race tracks. They also provide
pavement preservation treatments such as mill and fill, crack fill and
seal, seal coat, chip seal and slurry seal. Their clients include
County, State and Federal government agencies, the military and private
land owners and developers.
For more information, please visit their website at www.hawaiiasphalt.org
or contact Executive Director Jon Young at email@example.com
or (808) 847-4274.
Welcome to APP, Hawaii Asphalt Paving Industry!
TIPC & BIMCO OFFERING JOINT COURSE ON BILL OF LANDING AND VOYAGE CHARTERING IN TAIPEI
Course topics will include:
Bills of Lading:
- The Bill of Lading as a Receipt
- The Bill of Lading as a Contract of Carriage
- The Problems Caused by Negotiating Bills of Lading
- Combined and Through Transport Bills of Lading
- The Importance of International Regulation
- Which is the Governing Contract of Carriage?
- The Bill of Lading as a Document of Title
- Letters of Indemnity
- Formation and terms of the Charter i.e. "Subjects" "About" and "Without Guarantee"
- Contractual consequences of misdescription of vessel
- Dangerous and deck cargo, express exceptions
- Routing, deviation and delay
- Deductions from freight
- Laytime -calculation, exceptions, NOR, defining the period
- Demurrage and despatch
- Practical aspects of exercising a maritime lien
in the performance of Voyage Charters - cancellation, breach of
contract, LOI's, damages and recoverability, frustration
- Case Studies, where the participants will work in groups to solve practical issues related to the seminar topic
For more information, please visit the event website:
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CALENDAR: UPCOMING APP EVENTS
Please save these dates and plan to attend these upcoming APP conferences and seminars:
July 10-13, 2016
103rd Annual Conference
Hosted by Port of Hueneme
Port Hueneme, California
APP Fall Fly-in, Fly-out Seminar
APP Winter Conference
Hosted by Hawaii Harbors Division
The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua
Your 2015-16 APP Executive Committee:
Mary Anne Rooney, President - Port of Hueneme, California USA
Claire Poumele, First Vice President - American Samoa Port Authority
Elizabeth Blanchard, Second Vice President - Port of Stockton, California USA
Patrick Trapp, Third Vice President - Port of St. Helens, Oregon USA
Tai-Hsin Lee, Past President - Taiwan International Ports Corporation, Ltd.
Dick Dodge - Port of Redwood City, California USA
Doug Drummond - Port of Long Beach, California USA
Timothy Kernaghan - Port Authority of Guam
Bob Bagaason - Port of Longview, Washington USA
Robert Larson - Port of Benton, Washington USA
Representative - Taiwan International Ports Corporation, Taiwan
Kim B. Puzey - Port of Umatilla, Oregon USA
Randa Coniglio - Port of San Diego, California USA
Please feel free to contact your APP staff with any questions, concerns, or requests:
Lisa Pomasl, Executive Director:
Brian Wright, Operations Manager:
Kersten Green, Administrative Assistant