2018 Building Florida’s Future

December 5, 2018 5:00 pm - December 6, 2018 1:45 pm
Port Canaveral: Exploration Tower and Terminal 1

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About This Event

The 2018 Building Florida’s Future – A Vision on Transportation, Infrastructure & Economic Development, will be held on December 5 - 6 in Cape Canaveral, Florida.  Hosted by Port Canaveral on its expansive property located on the beautiful east coast of central Florida, meetings and events will be held in Exploration Tower, one of the new and exciting event locations that Port Canaveral has to offer, as well as in one of the many spacious cruise ship terminals.

This two-day event will bring together top business leadersstate and national industry experts, and senior elected officialsfor a high-level discussion about how transportation infrastructure helps grow Florida’s economy and what more we can be doing to keep Florida competitive.  The program will feature conversations about the ecosystem needed to further develop Florida’s commercial space industry, how our state can be a model for intelligent transportation innovation and implementation for the rest of the nation, and what energy solutions and related infrastructure will help power the transportation systems of tomorrow.

Confirmed Speakers Include:

  • Phil Brown, CEO, Greater Orlando Aviation Authority
  • Crystal Chubeck, Business Development Manager, Smart Communities, Verizon
  • Mike Dew, Secretary, Florida Department of Transportation
  • Frank DiBello, President & CEO, Space Florida
  • Tom Feeney, President & CEO, Associated Industries of Florida
  • Tomi Gerber, Assistant Vice President, Government & Public Affairs, Enterprise Holdings
  • Bob Hoog, Mayor, City of Cape Canaveral
  • Frank Martz, City Manager, City of Altamonte Springs
  • Captain John Murray, CEO, Port Canaveral
  • Ananth Prasad, President-Designate, Florida Transportation Builders Association
  • James Ray, Special Advisor to the Secretary for Infrastructure, U.S. Department of Transportation
  • James Uthmeier, Counsel to the Office of Secretary & Special Advisor to the Secretary for Space, U.S. Department of Commerce
  • Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems


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When & Where

Port Canaveral: Exploration Tower and Terminal 1

December 5, 2018 5:00 pm -
December 6, 2018 1:45 pm

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