2018 DIRECTORS SEMINAR AGENDA

Agenda – (Updated 4.17.18)

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 meeting room)

                       Seminars 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: Larry Boone, LL Boone Consulting

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 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 at Ahles Point Pub (Meander along the paved path that leads from the Kalama Harbor Lodge hotel past the totem poles and Marine Park to discover Ahles Point Cabin, a bar for gathering)


Friday,  July 13


 

7:00 am            Breakfast (held at McMenamins Kalama Harbor Lodge 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