September 6, 2011
Cascadia Center will be moderating a panel at the second annual Ferries Conference to be held on Sept. 6, 2011, in Seattle. Click here
for the conference page and to register.
The Ferries conference is sponsored by the Passenger Vessel Association and Philips Publishing Group. Congressman Rick Larsen will highlight his efforts to coalesce support for the ferry legislation in Congress.
Sound Transit leaders will join other local government, port and industry leaders to review partnership opportunities for financing mechanisms for operational resources for vessels and terminals.
Frank Foti, CEO of Vigor Industrial, which expanded their Puget Sound assets with acquisition of Todd Pacific and Everett Shipyard, will keynote the importance of the maritime and industrial sector to our regional economy--a point not appreciated enough by some of our political leaders.