Convention Agenda

October 18-20, 2017


Wednesday, Oct. 18

1:15 pm                        Welcome and Opening Session, Int. Propeller Club Business Meeting

2:45 pm                        Port Roundtable Session/Women’s Propeller Club Meeting

6:30 pm                        Dinner at the Space Shuttle Atlantis Pavilion, Kennedy Space Center Visitor Center


Thursday, Oct. 19

8:30 am                        Propeller Club Regional and Student Port Meetings

10:00 am                      Maritime Conference Session 1 – Keynote Speaker Adm Paul F. Zukunft, Commandant of the Coast Guard followed by panel on cyber security

12:00 noon                   Luncheon – Keynote Speaker RADM Mark Buzby USN (Ret.) 

2:00 pm                        Maritime Conference Session 2 – Panel on LNG chaired by FMC Commissioner William Doyle

6:00 pm                        President’s Reception and Dinner at the Port Canaveral Exploration Tower and Harbor Tour


Friday, Oct. 20

8:30 am                        Int. Propeller Club Business Meeting, Port Presidents and Board of Directors

9:30 am                        Maritime Conference Session 3 – Port Infrastructure Panel focused on waterside, navigation channel improvements

10:45 am                      Maritime Conference Session 4 – Port Infrastructure Panel focused on landside - terminals, logistics and port security

12:30 pm                      Luncheon Keynote Speaker Capt. John Murray, CEO Port Canaveral

2:30 pm                        Bus Tour - Canaveral Port Authority

6:00 pm                        Cocktail Reception & Dinner Gala