Waterways Symposium

ONLINE REGISTRATION OPENS FOR 13TH ANNUAL
WATERWAYS SYMPOSIUM/WCI ANNUAL MEETING,
NOVEMBER 15-17, CINCINNATI
 

Online registration has opened for the 13th Annual Waterways Symposium and WCI Annual Meeting, November 15-17 in Cincinnati, which the poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow called the “Queen City of the West.” The meetings will be held at the Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza Hotel, 35 W. 5th Street.  The event is co-sponsored by Waterways Council, Inc. (WCI), Informa Economics and Waterways Journal.   To access the registration link, and to view the full schedule of events, visit: http://www.etouches.com/177402

Highlights are as follows:

Tuesday, November 15:  National Waterways Foundation Board of Trustees Meeting; WCI Membership Committee Meeting; WCI Annual Meeting and Board of Directors Meetings; and Opening Reception. 

Wednesday, November 16: 13th Annual Waterways Symposium, whose theme is, “Increasing Investment for the Nation’s Waterways” and a special reception/dinner at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center.

Thursday, November 17: Conclusion (half-day) of the Symposium.   

Cost: $650 Early Bird Registration (by October 14); $725 after that date. Registration for guests attending social events only is $250/guest.  Sponsorship opportunities are also available online (or by contacting Deb Calhoun, dcalhoun@waterwayscouncil.org): Levels are Platinum: $5,000, Gold: $3,500, Silver: $2,000.

The deadline to reserve your room at the Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza Hotel under the group rate of $159/night plus tax is October 14. (For hotel reservations, please contact the hotel directly at 1-800-HILTONS (445-8667), reference “Waterways Council Group.”  Online hotel reservations can be made at: 

ATTENDEE BLOCK:  https://resweb.passkey.com/go/WATOct16

GOVERNMENT BLOCK:  https://resweb.passkey.com/go/WATGOct16

For questions, please contact Medina Moran, 202/765-2115 or mmoran@waterwayscouncil.org