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Jacksonville symposium to look at trade and infrastructure

Jacksonville symposium to look at trade and infrastructure

A Global Trade and Transportation Symposium is being planned by the Jacksonville area's First Coast Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) on October 16.

   The symposium will examine the impact of international trade on the local transportation infrastructure, according to a synopsis from the Port of Jacksonville.

   The symposium will run from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Hyatt Regency Jacksonville. The event is open to the public and costs $75 for persons registering before October 6, or $90 after that date.

   The symposium is being co-sponsored by the Jacksonville Business Journal. Online registration is available at www.events.bizjournals.com or by calling Leslie McQueen at 904-265-2236.