AAPA Events

Behind the Scenes, Q2 2020

Alternative Fuel Tax Credit Retroactively Extended for Propane Forklifts NOAA Joins OceanX to Advance Ocean Exploration and Mapping Virtual AAPA Security Seminar in July YMI: New Study Details Importance of American Maritime Industry to National Security Read More…

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Quebec 2020

Save the Date! 2020 AAPA ANNUAL CONVENTIONCONGRÈS ANNUEL DE L’AAPA 2020QUÉBEC CITY, CANADA | SEPTEMBER 13-16 SEPTEMBRE 2020

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XXVIII Latin American Congress of Ports

The 28th edition of the AAPA Latin American Congress of Ports (https://aapalatinoamerica.com/en/) continued to strengthen its status as the largest event in the Latin American port sector by gathering more than 450 delegates from 35 countries in Miami, FL.

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AAPA Slates 2020 Calendar of Seminars and Conferences

Overall 10 maritime industry conferences and training events slated In addition to its 2020 Annual Convention and Expo and its 2020 Latin American Congress of Ports events, the American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA)— the unified and recognized voice of seaports in the Americas—has slated eight maritime industry training seminars and conferences for 2020. These include the popular Shifting Trade workshop in Tampa, FL (Jan. ...

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AAPA Annual Convention Collage

The “Jewel of the Pacific” – Valparaíso, Chile – was the site of the AAPA 107th Annual Convention. Held in October, the event brought together over 700 participants, 30 speakers and 95 sponsors from 30 countries and four continents. * By Tom Hranac * For the first time in its history, the AAPA gathered on the South American mainland to ...

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107 Convención Anual

* Por Tom Hranac * La AAPA se reunió en Sudamérica por primera vez en su historia para celebrar la 107 Convención Anual, del 7 al 10 de octubre de 2018 en Valparaíso, Chile. El evento, que marcó otro hito al realizarse junto con el anual Congreso Latinoamericano de Puertos de AAPA, atrajo a más de 700 participantes y 95 ...

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DIGITAL EXCLUSIVE! AAPA Spring Conference Coverage

Several of AAPA’s policy and technical committees met at the AAPA Spring Conference in Washington, D.C. Plus, the board of directors elected William D. Friedman to serve as the association’s chairman of the board.  * By Bridget Gorman Wendling, Photos by Aaron Ellis * In addition to presentations and discussion on the effects of U.S. trade policies and infrastructure spending ...

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Port of Valparaíso, Here We Come!

AAPA will be holding both its Annual Convention and the Latin American Congress of Ports at the Port of Valparaíso, October 7-10, 2018. The port’s general manager, Gonzalo Davagnino, shared some insight on the events and the port in an interview with AAPA.  * By Tom Hranac * This year marks the first time AAPA will be holding its Annual Convention and ...

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