Mr. Paul “Chip” Jaenichen, Acting Maritime Administrator, delivers the Closing Plenary presentation during the National Maritime Strategy Symposium in Washington D.C. at the U.S. Department of Transportation on January 16, 2014. He recounted the Symposium activities and the ideas generated during the event, and discussed the course that the maritime industry needs to chart from here.
Maritime TV Webcast Coverage of the National Maritime Strategy Symposium
Hosted by The Maritime Administration January 14-16, 2014, U.S. Department of Transportation, Washington D.C.
Selected Plenary Session Presentations and Keynotes Along with Interviews with Key Participants Recorded Daily can be viewed HERE.
The Maritime Administration (MARAD) invited the public, officials and other Marine Transportation System stakeholders to participate in a national maritime strategy symposium from January 14th through January 16th, 2014. This purpose of this forum is to solicit public views and gather information, insights and experiences to assist in the development of a National Maritime Strategy. To allow for a more detailed discussion, this initial meeting will focus on the opportunities and challenges for growing the U.S.-flagged international fleet.