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FMC Upcoming Events

The following is a list of events and speaking engagements attended by FMC Commissioners and FMC Staff

September 2020

Commissioners Dye, Maffei, and Bentzel to Address National Customs Brokers & Forwarders Association of America

September 23, 2020 | | Online

The Commissioners will participate in a panel titled: A Conversation with the FMC.

The event takes place at 11:00am. Please contact NCBFAA for additional details.

November 2020

Commissioner Maffei to Participate in Global Liner Shipping Conference

November 2, 2020 | November 4, 2020 | Online

Commissioner Maffei will participate in a panel titled: Time for change? Trust, Transparency, & the future of the BAF.

The conference will be live-streamed and available for On Demand viewing afterward. More information can be found on the conference website:

Past Events

January 2020

Public Commission Meeting

January 15, 2020 | Washington D.C.

The Commission has voted to hold a meeting on Wednesday, January 15.

May 2020

September 2020

Chairman Khouri Speaks to NCBFAA Government Affairs and Annual Conference

September 14, 2020 | Online

Chairman Michael A. Khouri will address attendees of the National Customs Brokers & Forwarders Association of America Government Affairs and Annual Conference, providing an update on the activities of the Federal Maritime Commission.

The Chairman’s discussion will take place from 11:00-11:45 a.m.  Additional details regarding this event, including cost, can be found on NCBFAA website.  Please note, this conference is being held exclusively online.

Commissioner Bentzel to Address Tulane Maritime Law Society

September 17, 2020 | Online

Commissioner Carl Bentzel will discuss the maritime law industry during an online presentation hosted by the Tulane Maritime Law Society.

The event takes place at 6:00 p.m. (EST) and is open to the public.  There is no charge to attend and registration is not required.