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Es-AGM 2013 Event Program for Web

Day One - April 16th

8:00am - 12:30pm     TIACA Committee Meetings
1:15pm - 5:45pm       Board of Directors Meeting
2:00pm - 6:00pm       Registration

7:00pm                         Welcome Reception

Day Two - April 17th

7:30am - 8:30am       Chairman's Council
8:00am - 5:00pm       Registration

8:00am - 8:45am       Coffee/Tea

8:45am - 9:00am       Welcome by Chairman & Host 9:00am - 10:30am     Plenary One:
Accelerating e-commerce without breaking the bank
Eric Kulisch, Trade and Transportation Editor, American Shipper Magazine (Confirmed)
Glyn Hughes, Director, Cargo Industry Management, IATA (Confirmed)

Enno Osinga, Sr. VP Cargo, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (Confirmed)
Stephen Hill, Principal Industry Consultant, CHAMP Cargosystems (Confirmed)

Workshops 1 & 3
11:00am - 12:30pm / 1:30pm - 3:00pm   
Exploiting air cargo's growth sectors
Michael Webber, President, Webber Air Cargo (Confirmed)
Issa Baluch, Chairman, Air Cargo Trader LLC (Confirmed)
Shawn McWhorter, President -- NCA Americas, Nippon Cargo Airlines, Co. Ltd. (Confirmed)
Jaime Alvarez, Senior Director Cargo & Courier, Copa Airlines (Confirmed)

Workshops 2 & 4
11:00am - 12:30pm / 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Embracing new technology in the workplace
Oliver Evans, Chief Cargo Officer, Swiss WorldCargo (Confirmed)
Tyce Miller, Director of Strategic Accounts, AirWatch (Confirmed)
Mark Sochan, CEO, Partnerpedia (Confirmed)
Zeke Ziliak, Director of Transport and Travel, PROS (Confirmed)

3:30pm - 5:00pm        Workshop 5

Cargo, customs & security: Securing freight, not slowing freight
Lee Sandler, Founding Member, Sandler, Travis and Rosenberg (Confirmed)
Stephen Alterman, President, Cargo Airline Association (Confirmed)
Michael White,  Regional Director, IATA (Confirmed)
Sue Presti, Sr. Dir. of Government Affairs, TIACA (Confirmed)

Sean Doherty, Advisory Services Executive, BSI America (Confirmed)
Elizabeth Shaver, Director Cargo Services, Airlines for America (Confirmed)
John Batten, Executive Vice President Global Cargo, Swissport (Confirmed)
Paul Arnold, Director of Aviation Security, UPS (Confirmed)

6:00pm                              Hall of Fame Award Dinner

Day Three - April 18th

8:00am - 3:00pm             Registration
8:00 am - 9:00am            Coffee/Tea

9:00am - 10:30am           Plenary Two:
Essential innovation during the downturn
Robert Mellin, Head of Distribution Logistics, Ericsson (Confirmed)

Anand Medepalli, VP of Freight Transportation, JDA Pricing and Revenue Management (Confirmed)
Kenji Hashimoto, President, American Airlines Cargo (Confirmed)
Howard Jones, President, Network Cargo Services (Confirmed)

10:30am - 11:00am          Coffee/Tea

11:00am - 12:30pm          Workshop 6
Emerging trends affecting air cargo
Brian Clancy, Co-founder and Managing Director, Logistics Capital & Strategy, LLC

Vladimir Zubkov, Vice President, Relations with International Organizations, AirBridgeCargo Airlines
Matthew Guasco, International Marketing Representative, Port of Los Angeles (Confirmed)

11:00am - 12:30pm           Workshop 7
Care of beware: Sustainability laws that are going to hurt
Michael Nunes, Director Global Policy, Boeing Commercial Airplanes
Aidan Flanagan, EU Representative, TIACA (Confirmed)
Boubacar Djibo, Director, Air Transport Bureau, ICAO (Confirmed)
Ross Macfarlane, Senior Advisor, Business Partnership, Climate Solutions (Confirmed)

12:30pm - 1:30pm               Luncheon

1:30pm - 3:00pm                 Annual General Meeting

Hotel Rate and Registration
The Omni Mandalay Hotel is patterned after the exotic charm of a Burmese city. It is a unique oasis that puts you close to the business and cultural attractions of Dallas.

Accommodation Rates:
Deluxe Room: $159 USD single / double + 15% VAT
Mandalay Suite: $189 USD single / double + 15% VAT
Please make your reservation before March 28th, 2013.
Reservations made after March 28th will be made upon availability.

ES/AGM Registration
Registration includes the Executive Summit,
all catered events and the Hall of Fame Awards

TIACA members: Complimentary
Non-members: $975.00

Phone +1 786-265-7011
Fax +1 786-265-7012

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