FLOW AGENDA

FLOW AGENDA

BUDGET MEETING - (for Budget committee only) - September 15, 2016, 8:15 - 9:45 am.
CH Foundation Board Room, 2nd level

BOARD MEETING - (for Board members only) - September 15, 2016, 10 am -11:30 am.
Moody Foundation Board Room, 2nd level

PAST PRESIDENT & BOARD LUNCHEON - September 15, 2016,  11:45 - 2pm.
Canyon Room, 2nd level

CELEBRATE COTTON OPEN - September 15, 2016, Noon lunch, 1pm Shot gun start - Rawls Course

CELEBRATE COTTON FLOW RECEPTION REGISTRATION DESK - September 15, 2016, 5 pm,
Overton Hotel, Sunset A Ballroom Foyer, Lobby Level (west hotel entrance) 

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:
Alan Vinson, TCA 2nd Vice President
and Texas Trader, ECOM U.S.A., Inc., Lubbock


Welcome to Lubbock:         
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


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

Moderator:
Lori MeyersDirector of Agriculture & Global Support Center, Mallory Alexander International Logistics, Memphis

Steamship:
Open Discussion

Truck:
Patrick Maher, E.V.P. Business Development, Gulf Winds International, Houston

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

Port:
Ty C. ReasonoverTrade Development Manager, Port of Houston, Houston

Merchant & Panel Summation:
Michael Symonanis, 
North American Regional Head of Execution, Louis Dreyfus Corporation, Cordova, TN 

Audience Q & A


Moderator Closing Comments:
Lori MeyersDirector of Agriculture & Global Support Center, Mallory Alexander International Logistics, Memphis

ACSA Update:
Invited Hope Brooks, ACSA Chairman of Cargill Cotton Co., Memphis

Crop Report:
Steve Verett, Executive Vice President, PLAINS COTTON GROWERS, INC., Lubbock
Audience Q & A

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

Closing Remarks:
Raymond Faus, 
TCA President
and Owner/CEO, OMNICOTTON U.S.A., Inc., Plano

Adjourn (meeting is expected to ajourn by noon)

 
 


PROGRAM

PROGRAM


Flow / Marketing Meeting Program

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