Tickets now available for annual Port of New Orleans address


Get insight into the Port of New Orleans at the annual “State of the Port” discussion by Brandy Christian, president and CEO of the Port of New Orleans and CEO of New Orleans Public Belt Railroad.

(Photography by Cheryl Gerber) Brandy Christian

The event is scheduled for 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Sept. 11 at the Marriott New Orleans Downtown at Convention Center, 859 Convention Center Blvd. Networking starts at 11 a.m. in the second-floor Riverbend Room, followed by the noon luncheon in the first-floor Blaine Kern Ballroom. The International Freight Forwarders & Customs Brokers Association of New Orleans is hosting the event.

Individual tickets are $55 and tables of eight are $440. Sponsorships also are available. Reservations are due by Aug. 23 at