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IRPT Spring 2019 Missouri River Basin Meeting
February 12, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm CST
Inland Rivers, Ports and Terminals, Inc.
Invites you to the
Spring 2019 Missouri River Basin Meeting
Join us for networking and discussion on river related issues affecting our region.
Tuesday, February 12th, 2019 at 5:00 pm Hilton at Kansas City Airport 8801 NW 112th Street, Kansas City, MO 64153
IRPT is a trade association for the nation’s inland waterway, port, and terminal professionals. Our mission is to provide a platform for inland river port and terminal professionals to improve their businesses and to inform policy makers on the needs and economic impacts of our industry.
We value our members and understand their perspective is key to the industry’s healthy growth and operation of the inland river ports, terminals and intermodal centers which contribute to a more efficient national freight transportation system. As IRPT continues to be a voice for the industry as a whole, it is imperative that we connect with our industry leaders and understand their concerns.
The week’s itinerary is as follows:
Tuesday, February 12:
5 – 6:30 pm: IRPT Missouri River Basin Meeting 6:30 – 9 pm: Missouri River Navigators Reception
Wednesday, February 13:
8 am – 4 pm: Annual Army Corps/Coast Guard Navigators Meeting
*** You are invited to attend The Missouri River Navigators Reception ***
Tuesday, February 12, 2019 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm Hilton Kansas City, Airport
The reception’s goal is to bring together people from all segments of the river industry to talk about issues, ideas and conditions important to the Missouri River. This event offers an opportunity to socialize with shippers, cargo handlers, carriers, legislators and advocacy groups as well as representatives of the US Coast Guard and US Army Corps of Engineers.
No RSVP is required for this event.
This year’s reception has been generously sponsored by:
Gateway Dredging & Contracting, LLC
JB Marine Services, Inc
Capital Sand Co.
Lathrop Gage LLP
River Marine Enterprises
Inland Rivers, Ports & Terminals (IRPT)
AGRIServices of Brunswick, LLC
Klinger & Associates
MO River Towing
The Waterways Journal
This reception is being held in conjunction with the IRPT Missouri River Basin Meeting and the Annual Army Corps/Coast Guard Navigators meeting.
IRPT’s Missouri River Basin meeting is being held on Tuesday, February 12th from 5pm to 6:30pm. For more information on the basin meeting, please contact Aimee Andres with IRPT at (618) 468 -3010 or by email at email@example.com. RSVP is a must for this meeting.
The Annual Army Corps/Coast Guard Navigators meeting will take place on Wednesday, February 13th from 8am to 4pm at the National Weather Service Training Center. For more information on the Navigators meeting, please email Mitchell.W.Roberts@usace.army.mil. Meeting Location: National Weather Service Training Center (NWSTC), 7220 NW 101st Terrace, Kansas City, MO.
A block of hotel rooms has been reserved at the Hilton Kansas City Airport for the evening of February 12th and 13th. Your reservations should be made by Close of Business, Tuesday, January 22, 2019. Group name: Corps of Engineers. You can book through this link: http://group.hilton.com/CorpsofEngineers-Feb12
Cancellations must be received forty-eight (48) hours prior to arrival. (This has been 24 hours in past years. They also charge an early departure fee of $75 if you do not inform the hotel at check-in or prior to departing early.)