Family Night at Ocean Springs Agenda
Logistics, Trade and Transportation Symposium
February 26-27, 2014 - Gulfport, Mississippi
University of Southern Mississippi’s Gulf Park Campus
The Center for Logistics, Trade and Transportation (CLTT) at the University of Southern Mississippi with sponsorship from the US Department of Commerce and the National Center for Freight and Infrastructure Research and Education (CFIRE) is hosting the Logistics, Trade and Transportation (LTT) Symposium - February 26-27, 2014 - Gulfport, Mississippi.
The symposium has three tracks: Industry/Professional Track, Professors Track and Students Track. The students are encouraged to: a- Submit/Present Papers, b- Participate in the Case Study Competition, and c- Participate in the Speed Interview. Additionally, a K-12 Family night will be hosted the afternoon before the LTT Symposium.
The K-12 "Family Transportation Night" event for K-6 students will be at a local middle school from 6:00-7:30 pm, Tuesday, February 25, 2014. University students attending the LTT symposium, along with university faculty, are invited to present at the event. The event will be designed to serve as a prototype for outreach events and showcase sample logistics, trade and transportation activities that can be used to engage and increase awareness amongst K-12 students and their parents.