Past Sponsors & Speakers

Sponsors - 2018

Title Sponsor - Ports America

Stainless Steel - Gerdau, JIT Warehousing and Logistics, Rukert Terminals

Alloy Steel - AJ Arango, A.R. Savage & Son, Mid-Ship Logistics, Nucor, S&P Global Platts, Titan Metal Service

Carbon Steel - American Victory Ship, Associated Terminals, Blue Water Shipping Co., Celtic Marine and Logistics, Concrete Reinforcing Products, CSN, Freight Management Logistics, Southwestern Suppliers, Tampa Bay Pilots, Tampa Bay Steel, Tampa Tank/Florida Structural Steel, Terminal Shipping Co., Valmont Tampa Galvanizing,

Media - AJOT, American Metal Market, Steel Market Update

Speakers - 2018

(in order of appearance)

John Anton, Director, Steel Analytics, Pricing and Purchasing, IHS Markit
Philip Bell, President, Steel Manufacturers Association
Alan Price, Partner, Wiley Rein LLP
Richard Chriss, President and International Trade Counsel, American Institute for International Steel
Lewis Leibowitz, Owner, The Law Office of Lewis E. Leibowitz
Grant Aldonas, Principal Managing Director of Split Rock International; former U.S. Under Secretary of Commerce for International Trade from 2001-2005;  former Chief International Trade Counsel to the Senate Finance Committee
Jo Isenberg-O’Loughlin, Editor Emeritus, American Metal Market
Chris Casey, PhD, Executive Director, Independent Steel Alliance
Aldo Mazzaferro, Founder, Mazzaferro Research
Gregory Husisian, Partner, Foley & Lardner LLP
Derrick Brooks, Pro Football Hall of Famer



2018 Program