VENUE

Double Tree by Hilton New Orleans
300 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA 70130

Discounted Room Rate: $174/night,

Breakfast Included (Tuesday - Friday Rate)

To book, please visit this link

Reservation deadline is September 1, 2019

REGISTRATION

$ 375 per person

$100 Spousal fee

SCHEDULE

 

Wednesday, October 16

8:00 – 9:00 am - Registration

 

9:00 - 9:30 am - Jack Fong, Missionary Expediters

Welcome

 

9:30 – 9:45 am – Attendee Introduction

 

9:45 - 10:30 am - Emanuel Blaj, Missionary Expediters

Procurement

 

10:30 – 10:45 am - Julie Barrilleaux & Fatima Coyle, MX National

 

10:45 – 11:00 am - Break

 

11:00 am – 12:00 pm – Paul Vicinanzo, USAID

New Partnership Initiative (NPI)

 

12:00 pm - 1:15 pm - Lunch in the Crescent Ballroom (16th Floor)

 

1:15 - 2:15 pm - Tim Covell, World Vision

Lessons from Commercial SCM

 

2:15 – 3:15 pm - Breakout

 

3:15 – 4:15 pm - Breakout

 

4:15 – 4:30 pm - Q & A

6:00 pm - Dinner

 

Thursday, October 17

9:00 – 10:00 am - Alex Rogers, Operation Blessing

GIK Warehousing Processes

 

10:00 am – 11:00 am - Jackson Marshall, Logisticon

Air Freight: Best Practices & Processes

 

11:00 am - Networking activity

Friday, October 18

9:00 - 9:30 am - Andie Stagg, Missionary Expediters

 

9:30 - 10:30 am - Peter Marks, Seed Programs International
What’s Special About Vegetable Seed? Ten Tips on Supply, Selection, & Quality

 

10:30 am - 11:00 am- Wrap up

 

11:15 - 12:00 pm- Shuttle to the MX warehouse for Networking and lunch