75th Annual PNWA Mid-Year Meeting

Celebrating the past, shaping the future

June 29-July 1, 2009
Campbell's Resort at Lake Chelan
104 W Woodin
Chelan, WA 98816
Reservations: 800.553.8225
PNWA room rate: $106-138

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With the help of our sponsors, we are able to make PNWA meetings extremely valuable and enjoyable! Their support allows us to provide a thought provoking and relevant agenda that attracts regional and industry leaders throughout the Northwest. We sincerely thank all of the organizations who were able to support this meeting.

CH2M Hill
Foss Maritime
Moffatt & Nichol
Northwest Grain Growers
Port of Chelan County
Port of Kalama
Port of Lewiston
Port of Portland
Port of Vancouver
PNGC Power
Shaver Transportation
Tidewater Barge Lines

Thank you to our speakers!

This year's Mid-Year Meeting agenda was top-notch. Our speakers challenged us all to work together as individuals, communities, and organizations to develop economic opportunity and solutions. The program brought together Northwest ports, energy interests, navigation stakeholders and community leaders, and helped to begin a dialogue leading our region into future.

To view a presentation from the 2009 Mid-Year Meeting, please click on the corresponding link below.

Educating the Next Generation About Agriculture, Salmon & Water Issues
Kara Kaelber, Education & Outreach Specialist, Franklin Conservation District

Smart Grid, Smart River
Rich Riazzi, General Manager, Chelan PUD

West Coast Port Economics: 2009 & Beyond
Tom McCollough, Vice President, Moffatt & Nichol

High Performance Community Strategies
Delore Zimmerman, Co-founder, President & CEO, Praxis Strategy Group

PNWA Update: BiOp & Navigation Funding
Glenn Vanselow, Executive Director, PNWA
Kristin Meira, Government Relations Director, PNWA

Thank you to all of our participants - your contributions made this year's event extremely successful!