NDTA Fall Meeting

Fall Meeting Agenda

As of October 5, 2017 (subject to change)

Military & civilian attire recommendations

Speaking (On Stage) and/or CEO Meetings:  Service Dress / Suit
Audience / Classrooms:  Class B; Khakis / Business casual

Monday, Oct. 9

2:00 – 6:00 pm Registration desk is open Grand Staircase Prefunction (lower level)

 

Tuesday, Oct. 10
7:00 am – 6:00 pm Registration desk is open Grand Staircase Prefunction (lower level)
8:00 – 9:30 am Transportation  Academy session A
8:30 – 11:15  am MAAC Committee meeting Illinois Central/New York Central
9:30 – 10:00 am Break Grand Ballroom Foyer & Midway East
10:00 – 11:30 am Transportation  Academy session B
11:30 am – 12:30 pm Lunch Grand Ballroom Foyer A & Midway East (by Midway 5)
11:30 am – 12:30 pm St. Louis Chapter luncheon Illinois/New York Central
12:30 – 2:00 pm Transportation  Academy session C
2:00 – 2:30  pm Break Grand Ballroom Foyer & Midway East
2:15 – 4:15 pm  Airlift Cyber Subcommittee meeting Illinois Central
2:30 – 4:00  pm Transportation  Academy session D
4:00 – 6:00  pm “All Aboard” welcome reception Grand Hall
Wednesday, Oct. 11

 

7:00 am – 6:00 pm Registration desk is open Grand Staircase Prefunction (lower level)
7:00 – 8:00 am Morning refreshments & NDTA Expo Midway Expo Hall
8:00 – 8:15 am Fall Meeting opening ceremony and welcome Grand Ballroom
8:15 – 8:45 am Keynote Address: Gen Darren McDew, USAF, Commander, USTRANSCOM Grand Ballroom
8:45 – 10:15 am Roundtable: Combatant Command J4s discuss assuring worldwide access

  • Moderator: LtGen John Broadmeadow, Deputy Commander, USTRANSCOM
  • RADM Paul Verrastro, EUCOM
  • Brig Gen Evan Miller, PACOM
  • BG Charles Hamilton, USFK
  • Brig Gen Mark Camerer, AFRICOM
  • Col William Truax, SOUTHCOM
  • COL Donald Wols, SOCOM
Grand Ballroom
10:15 – 10:45 am Break Grand Ballroom Foyer A
10:45 – 11:30 am Keynote Address: Frederick W. Smith, Chairman & CEO, FedEx Grand Ballroom
11:30 am – 1:15 pm Lunch & NDTA Expo Midway Expo Hall
1:15 – 2:15 pm Union Station Hotel tour Grand Hall
1:15 – 2:45 pm Transportation Academy session E
1:45 – 2:45 pm Airlift CEO meeting with Commander, USTRANSCOM (invitation only) Illinois Central
2:45 – 3:15 pm Break Grand Ballroom Foyer A & Midway East
3:15 – 4:45 pm Transportation Academy session F
3:30 – 4:30 pm Sealift CEO meeting with Commander, USTRANSCOM (invitation only) Illinois Central
4:45 – 6:30 pm NDTA Expo and Chairman’s Reception Midway Expo Hall
7:00 – 9:00 pm BNSF Classic Rail Excursion (prior reservation required) Midway 3/4 prefunction area
Thursday, Oct. 12
7:00 am – 4:00 pm Registration desk is open Grand Staircase Prefunction (lower level)
7:00 – 8:00 am Morning Refreshments & NDTA Expo Midway Expo Hall
8:00 – 9:15 am NDTA Annual Meeting and Awards Presentation Grand Ballroom
9:15 – 9:45 am Break Grand Ballroom Foyer A
9:45 – 11:00 am Case studies: Practical cybersecurity & operational metrics to help small businesses grow on the way to National Institute of Standards and Technology compliance

Grand Ballroom
11:00  – 11:45 am Opportunities & threats from big data and blockchain for global supply networks: Dr. Phyllis A. Schneck, Managing Director & Global Leader of Cyber Solutions, Promontory Grand Ballroom
11:45 am – 1:15 pm Lunch & NDTA Expo Midway Expo Hall
1:15 – 2:15 pm Union Station Hotel tour Grand Hall
1:15 – 2:45 pm Transportation Academy session G
1:15 – 3:00 pm Sealift Committee Meeting Grand Ballroom
1:15 – 3:00 pm Cybersecurity Committee Meeting Grand Ballroom – Section C
1:15 – 2:15 pm Surface CEO meeting with Commander, USTRANSCOM (invitation only) Illinois Central
2:30 – 3:30 pm Distribution CEO meeting with Commander, USTRANSCOM (invitation only) Illinois Central
2:45 – 3:15 pm Break Grand Ballroom Foyer A & Midway East
3:15 – 4:15 pm Union Station Hotel tour Grand Hall
3:15 – 4:45 pm Transportation Academy session H
3:15 – 4:45 pm Household Goods Subcommittee meeting Grand Ballroom – Section C
3:45 – 4:45 pm Committee Chair meeting with Commander, USTRANSCOM (invitation only) Illinois Central
4:45 – 6:30 pm NDTA Expo, President’s Reception, and Scholarship Raffle Midway Expo Hall
7:00 – 9:00 pm BNSF Classic Rail Excursion (prior reservation required) Midway 3/4 prefunction area
Friday, Oct. 13

 

7:00 – 8:00 am Morning refreshments Regency Ballroom & outside Midway 6
8:00 – 11:00 am
  • Surface Committee Meeting
  • Distribution Committee Meeting
  • Regency Ballroom
  • Midway 6
11:00 am Fall Meeting Concludes

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