Weekly Update from Port Tampa Bay


A message from Port Tampa Bay to our customers, tenants and community

Register today for the 33rd Tampa Steel Conference

The 2022 Tampa Steel Conference will be bigger and better than ever before. A variety of industry experts will speak at the conference. The list includes Cleveland-Cliffs President and CEO Lourenco Goncalves, Wolfe Research Senior Equity Research Analyst Timna Tanners, Majestic Steel USA President and CEO Todd Leebow, Steel Manufacturers Association (SMA) President Philip Bell, American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) President and CEO Kevin Dempsey, and attorney Lewis Leibowitz. Additionally, economist and global strategist Walter Kemmsies is a featured speaker for the upcoming event. Kemmsies has interesting perspectives to share on infrastructure and is currently working with the Department of Commerce on supply chain competitiveness focused on how to improve infrastructure.

This will be the 33rd year for the Tampa Steel Conference, which takes place Feb. 14-16, 2022. Port Tampa Bay and Steel Market Update are working together to provide a unique experience at the 2022 conference. The conference features expanded content and additional speakers and continues to provide optional events such as the golf tournament, port boat tours, and special networking cocktail parties to enhance the overall experience. Costs to attend are reasonable, and you can learn more about the conference agenda by clicking here.

Save the Date: December Board Meeting

The regular business meeting of the Tampa Port Authority, d/b/a Port Tampa Bay, Board of Commissioners will be conducted both in-person and by communications media technology on the Zoom platform. The hybrid virtual meeting will be held at Port Tampa Bay’s Joseph Garcia International Center (1101 Channelside Drive, Tampa, FL 33602).

The December 21, 2021, hybrid virtual meeting will have a quorum of Board members physically in attendance and other Board member and staff may be attending in-person or participating through the Zoom platform. During the hybrid virtual meeting, attendees may view content being presented, hear speakers and make public comment. 

To learn how to participate in the meeting via ZOOM or in person, click here.