APP 2017 Fall Fly-in, Fly-out Seminar

"Port Security for the Digital Age"


November 9, 2017
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Portland International Airport
Portland, Oregon 




Thursday, November 9, 2017
9:00 AM to 3:00 PM

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Portland Int'l Airport Conference Center

7200 NE Airport Way
Portland, OR 97218 USA

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Parking Information:
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If you drive, we'll validate your parking at PDX, compliments of the Port of Portland.

Early Seminar Registration Rates:

APP Members: $325
APP Non-Members: $525
Rates above are early registration
rates and increase by $100 after
November 1, 2017.

Cancellations are accepted and fully refunded
if made on or before October 19, 2017.

Substitutions in personnel are accepted
until November 9, 2017.

Please contact us with any questions.

Nearby Hotel Options:

Hilton Garden Inn: (503) 255-8600 
Holiday Inn Express: (503) 251-9991 
Aloft Portland Airport: (503) 200-5678
Hyatt Place: (503) 288-2808 

We suggest visiting or for more options.


Association of Pacific Ports
Lisa Pomasl, Executive Director
Brian Wright, Deputy Director
Kersten Green, Administrative Coordinator

P.O. Box 903
Clackamas, Oregon 97015 USA

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This special seminar will appeal to your port's executive staff, commissioners, IT specialists, and security professionals by focusing on modern port security topics such as protecting physical infrastructure, the latest cyber security threats, video surveillance and thermal imaging technology, mapping and spacial analytics software, and much more. With the port security constantly evolving, you can't afford to miss this important seminar!

There will also be plentiful time to learn what's new at other ports and network with colleagues - all in beautiful Portland! 

The seminar begins at 9:00 a.m. and concludes at 3:00 p.m. -- right in the airport terminal conference center -- so you can easily fly in and out of Portland that same day.


  9:00 AM Check-In, Contential Breakfast, Networking
  9:55 AM Seminar Overview and Self Introductions
10:00 AM Plenary Sessions
11:00 AM Networking Break
11:15 AM Plenary Sessions
12:15 PM Networking Lunch
  1:00 PM Plenary Sessions
  2:30 PM Door Prizes & Announcements

Guest Speakers:

Justin Yost, Information Security Architect, Port of Portland
- discussing how to protect your port's digital information

Hunter Robinson, Business Development Manager, FLIR Systems
- discussing cutting-edge video surveillance and thermal imaging technologies

Daniel Elroi, President & CEO, NorthSouth GIS
- discussing how geospatial solutions can help protect your port

Fred Myer, Marine Security Manager, Port of Portland
- discussing the latest marine security trends

Jason Wallis, Chief of Police, Port of Portland Police
- discussing effective ways ports and local law enforcement can work together



Thank you to our generous sponsor! 

Our sponsor and host:
port of portland logo


Other sponsorship opportunities are available!

Our valued sponsors receive recognition with:  

  • Logos on the Seminar Poster & in the Seminar Program
  • Recognition in all newsletters and Seminar mailings prior to and after the Seminar
  • Option to include information or promotional items in Seminar bags and verbal recognition at the specific event being sponsored
  • Sponsorships of $1,000 and higher also receive podium time to speak to the attendees at the event being sponsored, if so desired.

Sponsorships can be confirmed during online registration or by calling us
at (503) 653-5868.