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IRPT 2020 Conference: Cancelled

Southeast Rivers Basin meeting-August 21st, 2018

Southeast Rivers Basin meeting-August 21st, 2018

Southeast Rivers Basin meeting

Inland Rivers, Ports and Terminals, Inc.

Invites you to a

Southeast Rivers Basin meeting

Why: Provide platform for networking and discussion on river related issues affecting our region.

Tuesday, August 21st, 2018 at 1pm Central

Grand Hotel Marriott Resort, Golf Club & Spa

One Grand Boulevard, P.O. Box 639, Point Clear, Alabama 36564 (251)-928-9201


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 basin meeting is being held in conjunction with the Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway Conference: Aug 21- 23 in Point Clear Alabama.

See for details.

The Tuesday’s itinerary includes:

1-3:30         IRPT Basin meeting

6:30 -7:30 Council Chairman’s Reception


IRPT Southeast Rivers Basin Meeting Agenda:

 Presiding: Aimee Andres, Executive Director of Inland Rivers, Ports & Terminals

Attending: To Come Introductions


Topics to be discussed:

New Members

IRPT Updates

Inland Port Manager/Executive Curriculum

IRPT Career Opportunities Initiative

Washington Update

U.S. Army Corps Work Plan

Water Resources Development Act of 2018

Department of Transportation Update

Port / Terminal Updates

Additional Discussion

IRPT Basin meetings are free to attend; however, an RSVP is required.

To RSVP, please email