FLOW AGENDA

FLOW AGENDA

CELEBRATE COTTON FLOW RECEPTION - September 15, 2016 - 6 to 8 pm., Overton Hotel, Sunset A Ballroom, Lobby level (west hotel entrance) 

FLOW MARKETING MEETING - September 16, 2016 - 8:30 am., Overton Hotel, Sunset A Ballroom -
(seated breakfast meeting will adjourn by noon)

Presiding: 
Raymond Faus, TCA President
and Owner/CEO, OMNICOTTON U.S.A., Inc., Plano
 
Invocation:
David Edwards, TCA Past President
and Coton Trader, ECOM U.S.A., Inc., Dallas
 
Welcome:         
Darren Newton, LCE President
and Southwest Origination Manager, GLENCORE, Lubbock

Introductions:
Angie Goodman, 
President-elect, The Texas Cotton Association
and OWNER/CEO of ACG Cotton Marketing, Lubbock
 
Crop Report:
Steve Verett, Executive Vice President, PLAINS COTTON GROWERS, INC., Lubbock
Audience Q & A

Future Challenges:
Dr. Darren Hudson,
TEXAS TECH Professor and the Larry Combest Endowed Chair for Agricultural Competitiveness and
Director of the International Center for Agricultural Competitiveness, Lubbock

Audience Q & A

Logistics Analysis:
Peter FriedmannExecutive Director & Washington Lobbyist, AGTC, Washington, D.C.
Audience Q & A

ACSA Update:
TBD
 
TOWN HALL TRANSPORTATION PANEL:

Moderator:
Les LewisE.V.P. Mallory Alexander International Logistics, Grand Prairie, Texas

Steamship:
TBD...invited Michael Knoll of Evergeen Shipping Lines
Audience Q & A

Truck:
Patrick Maher, E.V.P. Business Development, Gulf Winds International, Houston
Audience Q & A

Warehouse:
LaDell Harrison,  Warehouse Manager, Dallas Warehouse Co., Grand Prairie
and former President of Cotton Warehouse Association of America, Washington, D.C.
Audience Q & A

Merchant:
TBD

Audience Q & A

Adjourn