The Chartered Institute of Logistics and TransportChartered Institute of Logistics and Transport   Institut agréé de la logistique et des transports

North America Amérique du Nord


To promote the recognition of Excellence and Professional Development in Logistics & Transportation
 The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport in North America in Cooperation with its Ottawa Chapter 

Presents 
Transportation Situation & Outlook Conference 
North America's Premier Transportation Outlook Conference

PROGRAM & PRESENTATIONS   


National Arts Centre
Panorama Room
53 Elgin Street

Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

April 25 & 26, 2004


This conference is a leadership forum to review and assess the impact of major issues in transportation affecting all modes (Marine, Rail, Motor Carrier & Air).   Economic, technological, institutional, political, security and environmental forces are rapidly evolving and, with them are the changing patterns of Global and North American trade.  An assessment of the impact of these factors on present and future transportation services is vital for  efficient strategic planning, business and sustainable development to meet the challenges of the 21st Century.

Major issues include:

  • Global & North American Economic & Trade Outlook
  • Transportation Sector Outlook
  • Public Policy
  • Industry Perspectives:  Marine, Rail, Motor Carrier & Air
    • including Infrastructure, Security & Technology Impact
  • Transportation & the Impact of Climate Change

PROGRAM & PRESENTATIONS   



Who Attended

  International, National and Provincial Transportation Related Policy Makers, Executives, Managers, and Professionals in public and private organizations as well as academics involved in the multidisciplinary aspect of transportation and related industries.


Program & Presentations


  • Economic & Trade Outlook  Presentation
    Speaker:  Mike McCracken
     
    Chairman & CEO, Informetrica Ltd.

  • Transportation Sector Outlook  Presentation
       Speaker:  Roger Roy
        Director General, Economic Analysis, Transport Canada

  •  Transportation Security Outlook
    Speaker:  Jane Bass
    Deputy Branch Chief-Highway Passenger Security, U.S. Transportation Security Administration
    (an Agency of the Dept. of Homeland Security)

9:45 –10:00 AM

Refreshments                                  

10:00–11:00 AM
Marine Industry Perspectives
Moderator:  Richard Gaudreau
Former Chairman, Canada Marine Act Review

  • Port  Perspectives
    Speaker:  Gary LeRoux
    Executive Director, Association of Canadian Port Authorities

  • Great Lakes- St. Lawrence Seaway Perspectives  Presentation
    Speaker Richard Corfe
    President & CEO, The St. Lawrence Seaway Management Corp.

11:00–12:00 PM
Rail & Motor Carrier Industry Perspectives
Moderator:   Marian L. Robson
Chairman, Canadian Transportation Agency

  •  Railway  Perspectives  Presentation
    Speaker:  Bruce Burrows
    Vice-President, Public Affairs and Government Relations, Railway Association of Canada

Speaker:  Robert C. VanderClute   Presentation
Sr. Vice President Safety and Operations, American Association of Railroads

  • Motor Carrier Perspectives  Presentation
    Speaker:  David Bradley
    President, Canadian Trucking Alliance

12:00–1:45 PM
Luncheon 

Public Policy:  Impact on Transportation  Presentation
Luncheon Speaker:  The Honourable Tony Valeri
                  Minister of Transport

1:45–2.45 PM
Air Industry Perspectives
Moderator: Valérie Dufour
Director General, Air Policy, Transport Canada
Traffic Group

  • Air Carrier  Perspectives  Presentation
    Speaker:  Cliff Mackay
    President & CEO, Air Transportation Association of Canada

  • Airport  Perspectives
    Speaker: Tony Gugliotta  Presentation
    Vice President Finance & CFO, Vancouver Airport Authority

2:45–3:00 PM
           
Refreshments                                          

3:00–5:00 PM
Transportation & the Impact of Climate Change
Moderator:  Lynda Harvey.
Senior Manager, Transportation Program, Natural Resources Canada

  • Overview of Climate Change & Transportation  Presentation
    Speaker:  Robert Lyman
    Director General, Environmental Affairs, Transport Canada
     

  • Shipper perspectives  Presentation
    Speaker:  Sabina Strautman
    Environmental Transport Manager, Ikea North America
     

  • Carrier perspectives

  • Air
    Speaker:  Don McLeay
    Manager, Environmental Affairs, Air Canada

  • Motor Carrier  Presentation
    Speaker:  Darshan Kailly
    President, CF Canada

  •  Rail  Presentation
    Speaker
    : Greta Bridgewater
    Manager Environmental Programs, CP Railway

 5:00 PM
Wrap-up
 


CONFERENCE FEES   

Conference Fees*

 Reception (April 25) & Conference: (April 26) including Breakfast &  Luncheon 

Members:                                       C$200    US$150
Non-members:                                C$250   US$190

 Conference only: including Breakfast & Luncheon

Members:                                       C$175    US$130
Non-members:                               C$225    US$170

Including Taxes

After April 16, 2004: Additional $25



REGISTRATION

Please fill the registration form below and mail it with
a Cheque or an International Money Order payable to the CILT in North America.

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CILT in North America
275 Slater Street, Suite 900
Ottawa Ontario
K1P 5H9 Canada



For further information contact:

Hazem Ghonima
Conference Chairman
Phone: (613)
688-1438    Fax: (613) 688-0966
E-mail: Ghonima@citna.com



Revised: January 09, 2005