2022 Summer Meeting

The American Great Lakes Ports Association (AGLPA) held its 2022 Summer meeting on July 26th & 27th in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.



A diverse range of speakers from both government and the private sector addressed topics such as port development, cyber security, cruise tourism, harbor dredging, and vessel operations.

To view a complete agenda of speakers, click here.


To view the various presentations made by our guest speakers, please click below:

Regional Maritime Advocacy – Steve Fisher & Eric Peace

National Port Advocacy – Cary Davis

Port Spotlight – Adam Tindall-Schlicht

Great Lakes Cruising Shoreside Experience – Theresa Nemetz

Ocean Shipping in the Great Lakes – Chris Hall

Building the Newest Laker – Mark Barker

Ports are About to get Shallower – Esther Johnson & Jeff MacDonald

Cyber Security – Pat Nelson



More than 80 industry and government leaders attended the meeting.

To view a list of confirmed participants, click here.


Thanks to Our Sponsors!

The following generously stepped forward to support the AGLPA 2022 summer meeting: