Agenda

World Trade & Transport Conference
MVTTC / The Coal Institute
Program Agenda – February 20, 2020

7:00 – 8:00 Breakfast
8:00 – 8:15 Welcome Remarks
Mark Czarnecki – VP of Sales–M/G Transport and Chairman of MVTTC
8:15 – 9:30 USCG River Operations & Infrastructure Update
Captain Kristi M. Luttrell – USCG Captain of the Port
Sean Duffy – Executive Director, Big River Coalition
Captain Michael T. D. Miller – President, Associated Branch Pilots
Edward E. Belk, Jr. – U.S. Army Corps of Engineers – Invited to speak
Billy Nungesser – Lieutenant Governor of Louisiana – Invited to speak
9:30 – 10:15 Economic Outlook
Patrick Ryan
Justine Fisher – VP of Commodities Research, Goldman Sachs
10:15 – 10:30 Break
10:30 – 12:00 Trade & Transport Panel Discussion
Moderator – Ken Eriksen – Senior VP, IHS Markit
Container on Barge Movements–Sal Latrico – CEO- American Patriot Holdings LLC
Grain – Mike Steenhoek – Executive Director–Soy Transportation
Fertilizer – Alexis Maxwell- Green Markets
Rail- Carl Warren -Director Port Development–CSX Transportation, Inc.
Illinois River closure – Paul Rohde – VP, Midwest Region–Waterways Council, Inc.
12:15-1:15 Lunch
1:15- 2:15 Coal Panel Discussion
Moderator – Brian Miles – VP of Sales, Biehl
Kevin Karazsia—Ramaco
Mike Hardesty—SunCoke
Ben Rankin—Hickman Williams
2:30 – 2:45 Closing Remarks