THURSDAY, OCTOBER 19
2:00 – 2:15pm Registration
2:15 – 5:30pm Day 1 General Session
6:30 – 7:30pm Welcome Reception
7:30 – 9:30pm Dinner & Dessert Reception
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 20
7:30 – 8:30am Registration and Breakfast
8:30 – 2:00pm Day 2 General Session
Among the Speakers
Matt Desch, CEO
Iridium Communications, Inc.
Hear from the CEO of Iridium Communications about how they are driving so much of commercial space and changing the face of communications by satellite.
JUST ADDED: Craig W. Floyd, President & CEO
National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund
The National Law Enforcement Museum, a project of the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund, is a 57,000-square-foot Museum which will be located adjacent to the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial in Washington, DC's Judiciary Square.The Memorial Fund's mission is to tell the story of American law enforcement and make it safer for those who serve.
Jeff Hirschberg, Vice Chairman
The Northeast Maglev
The Northeast Corridor is the most congested transportation region in the nation. Learn about the future of train travel from The Northeast Maglev (TNEM) - a U.S. owned company based in Washington, DC and what they are doing to bring the revolutionary Superconducting Maglev to the busiest corridor in the U.S.
Joe Stettinius, Chief Executive of Americas
Cushman & Wakefield
Cushman & Wakefield is a leading global real estate service firm that helps their clients transform the way people work, shop and live. Come hear from the Chief Executive about the trends, insights and Outlook for the potent and important element of the economy.
Dave Velazquez, President & CEO
Pepco Holdings, An Exelon Company
The President and CEO of Pepco Holdings will share an update with our top business leaders about The District of Columbia Power Line Undergrounding initiative which will improve the reliability and resiliency of the D.C. electric system.
JUST ADDED: Jim White, Deputy Executive Director
Maryland Port Administration
Hear about the importance of the Port of Maryland for Greater Washington Region, leading economic engine in Maryland, overall growth since the expansion of the Panama Canal, efficiencies of scale, land expansion to handle the growing volume of business, and more.
JUST ADDED: Michael Winstanley, Principal
Michael Winstanley, Architects & Planners
Washington, Georgetown, and Alexandria are returning back to the rivers edge with new waterfront parks, marinas and commercial developments such as National Harbour and the Wharf. These new developments are still accessed predominantly by automobile, but the opportunity to develop a new vibrant water transportation network is upon us now. Come hear about the Potomac-Anacostia Water Transportation Framework Plan to see how we can utilize water ferries and taxies to sustain an integrated transportation network.
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