HIMC 2023 Speakers

Discover an impressive lineup of leading voices and top thought leaders from the maritime industry. Our distinguished roster of expert speakers are eager to share their insights and expertise on key issues and trends, providing valuable information to help you navigate the complex landscape of the maritime industry.

Get inspired, informed, and empowered by our diverse range of experienced speakers who represent some of the best minds and brightest talent in the field. Don’t miss out on this unique opportunity to connect with the industry’s top influencers and learn from their invaluable knowledge and experience.

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Carl Bentzel

Commissioner

Federal Maritime Commission
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Lori Brownell

Director, Channel Improvement

Port Houston
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Richard Chriss

President

American Metals Supply Chain Institute
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Eloy Cortez

Representative, South and Gulf Coast District

International Longshoreman's Association
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Jeff Davis

Chief Port Operations Officer

Port Houston
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Anthony Fullbrook

President, North Region

OEC Group
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Dr. Cassia Galvao

Assistant Professor

Texas A&M University at Galveston
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Gene Gander

General Manager Global Sales

WiseTech Global
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Roger Guenther

Executive Director

Port Houston
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Amy Hark

Director, Americas & Global Logistics Purchasing

Huntsman Corporation
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John Hark

Chartering Director, North America

Bertling Logistics Inc.
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Tom Hughes

Executive Vice President for Imports

Mediterranean Shipping Company, Inc. USA
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Patrick Jankowski

Chief Economist and Senior Vice President of Research

Greater Houston Partnership
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Shaun Leone

CEO

Sunburst Truck Lines
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Peter Levesque

President

CMA CGM North America and American President Lines
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Davey Miller

Director of Southwest & Mid-South Operations

Marine Repair Services – Container Maintenance Corporation
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Dr. Ricaurte Vásquez Morales

Administrator

Panama Canal Authority
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Dave Morgan

President and CEO

Cooper/Ports America
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Ken O'Brien

President and CEO

Gemini Shippers Association
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Narin Phol

Executive Vice President - President Maersk North America

A.P. Moeller Maersk
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J.J. Plunket

Chief Operating Officer/Port Agent

Houston Pilots Association
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Stuart Sandlin

President, North America

Hapag-Lloyd AG
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Darren Shelton

Chairman

Lone Star Harbor Safety Committee
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Peter Svensson

Senior Vice President

Clipper Americas, Inc.
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Jacob Swanson

Regional Vice President, Head of Americas Region, Industrial Projects

DHL Industrial Projects
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Kevin Sykes

Houston Safety Director

Seafarer's International Union