2018 DIRECTORS SEMINAR AGENDA

Agenda – (Updated 7.9.18)

Meeting Location:
MCMenamins Kalama Harbor Lodge
215 Hendrickson Drive
Kalama, WA  98625

 

Wednesday,  July 11


 

5:30 pm         Reception at the Stariha House in Kalama (330 Modrow Road, Kalama, WA  98625; (360) 957-7136 Troy’s cell)

 

Thursday, July 12


 

7:00 am         Breakfast (held at McMenamins Kalama Harbor Lodge Old 97 Meeting room)

                       Seminar held at Port of Kalama Commission Room; 110 West Marine Drive, Kalama, WA  98625 (360) 673-2325)

8:15 am          Two-Minute Drill: One thing that you either learned from this year, or would like to learn about

9:30 am         Preventing and Responding to Sexual Harassment, Managing This Issue Upwards, Downwards, and Sideways:  Richard Davis, Chmelik Sitkin & Davis

10:30 am       “Kids These Days:”  Recruiting Younger Professionals

11:00 am        Managing Staff in an Online World

11:45 am        Lunch (McMenamins Kalama Harbor Lodge Old 97 Meeting room)

                      Port of Kalama Commission Room:

1:15 pm          Communicating Today:  Social Media, Promotional Tools and Ideas

2:00 pm        Break

2:15 pm          Bees Who Hang Around the Hive Don’t Gather Honey:  Marketing Your Property

3:00 pm        Adjourn for the day

3:30 pm        Tour of Steelscape and O-I Glass, Port of Kalama: Bus departs hotel at 3:30 pm (2 hour tour)

 

Followed by reception and dinner outside at Kalama Harbor Lodge Outdoor Patio Area


Friday,  July 13


 

7:00 am            Breakfast (held at McMenamins Kalama Harbor Lodge Old 97 Meeting room)

                          Port of Kalama Commission Room:

8:00 am            Cybersecurity:  Does Your Port Meet Current Best Practices?:  Chris Carter, IT Security Analyst, Port of Vancouver

9:00 am            Showing Empathy for Community Needs While Staying Focused on Port Mission

9:30 am            Privatizing Port Assets:  Are Concession Arrangements Ever a Good Idea?

10:00 am         Break

10:15 am           Tour of McMenamins: Tim Hills, McMenamins