PPG Inaugural Conference a Huge Success

 

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 During the PPG Conference proper on Thursday 28th August, attended by 110 delegates, presentations were made by Rickmers-Linie GmbH; Ruslan International Ltd.; Beluga Chartering GmbH; Sun Communications; Chipolbrok; The Port of Aarhus; SAL (Schiffahrtskontor Altes Land GmbH & Co. KG); The Port of Corpus Christi Authority; K/S Combi Lift; Professional Logistics Group, Inc; Siemens Power Generation Wind Power; Delacour Law Firm; DSV; and The Commercial College. Also in attendance was Heavy Lift & Project Forwarding International.

From the official cocktails opening on Wednesday 28th, sponsored by TransGroup Worldwide Logistics; the Spouse Tours conducted by DSV; The Town Hall reception in the presence of Byradspolitiker Mr. Marc Perera Christensen; the Port Tour and Dinner hosted by the Port of Aarhus featuring comedians Café Kobbert; the concert opening of Festival Week in the presence of Her Majesty The Queen and Lord Mayor/Borgmester Mr. Niclai Wammen, featuring wonderful flamenco dancers and followed by a dinner sponsored by SAL; and the Ship Ohoj evening with wonderful live entertainment, everybody seemed to have a great time where old friendships were renewed, new business and personal relationships established, all of which will hold us in good stead for the long term future. 

Due to the generous sponsorship offer by Mr. John La Rue of the Port of Corpus Christi Authority, Corpus Christi, USA, has been chosen to host the PPG 2009 conference. Further details and dates will be released shortly.

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  Left to Right: Mr. Mogens Ellerbaek (DSV Air & Sea A/S Project Division - local conference host); Ms. Susan St. Germain (Chairperson PPG Advisory Board); Mr. Marc Perera Christensen (Aarhus Byradspolitiker); Mr. Kevin Stephens (PPG General Manager).  conf12.jpg