Tuesday, October 31, 2017 from 7:30 AM to 10:00 AM EDT
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CustomSpace Doral 
2900 NW 112th Ave
Unit 1
Doral, FL 33172

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Azahy Arencibia | Marketing Director 
The Doral Chamber of Commerce 


South Florida Logistics and Trade Forum

October 31st, 2017 | 7:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

South Florida has already felt the effects of the 2017 Hurricane Season. Hear from industry giants in Miami about the state of our economy and trade indutry. 

  • State of Miami International Airport, Port Miami and Logistics and Trade after Hurricane Maria and Irma.
  • Meet and Greet with Local Leaders.
  • Networking and Building Connections. 

Free for Doral Chamber of Commerce Members
$15.00 by October 20th - $25.00 After and at the Door

Keynote Speakers: 

Bill Talbert

William D. Talbert, III, President & CEO
Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau 

As President & CEO of the Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau (GMCVB) for the past 13 years, and as Chief Operating Officer for the prior nine years, William D. Talbert, III has distinguished himself as a highly respected visitor industry and community leader. 

Speaking on:

~ Travel & Tourism After Zika and Irma
~Meetings & Conventions in Miami

Greater MIami

Emilio T. Gonzalez, Director and Chief Executive Officer of the
Miami-Dade Aviation Department

 Mr. Gonzalez oversees operations at Miami International Airport (MIA) and four general aviation (GA) airports in the Miami area, which together support $33.7 billion in business revenue and more than 280,000 direct and indirect jobs. MIA leads the way, handling in excess of 40 million passengers and two million tons of cargo annually, placing it among America’s busiest international passenger and cargo airports. 

Peter Quinter | Chair of the Customs and International Trade Law Group
Florida Bar Board Certified in International Law
G R A Y | R O B I N S O N

Peter is a shareholder and customs attorney in the Miami and Fort Lauderdale law offices of GrayRobinson. He is the chair of the Customs & International Trade Law Group. Peter principally represents individuals and companies involved in international trade and transportation, including litigation in the federal courts located in Florida and the U.S. Court of International Trade in New York. Board certified in international law, Peter was appointed by The Florida Bar to the International Law Certification Committee. Peter served as legal counsel at the Southeast Regional Headquarters of the U.S. Customs Service (now known as U.S. Customs and Border Protection) in Miami, Florida. Peter provided assistance to the U.S. Department of Justice in civil and criminal prosecutions on a variety of customs violations, including commercial fraud, trade embargoes and export controls.


Commissioner Jose “Pepe” Diaz

Commissioner Jose “Pepe” Diaz serves as the Commissioner for District 12, which includes the cities of Doral, Hialeah, Hialeah Gardens, Medley, Sweetwater, Virginia Gardens, and a large portion of unincorporated Miami-Dade County. He was first elected as commissioner in September 2002 and re-elected to a fourth term in 2014. He also served as the Vice-Chairman of the Miami-Dade Board of County Commissioners from 2009-2010.


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