International Transport Forum - 2014 annual summit Transport for a Changing World | 21-23 may 2014 - Leipsig, Germany | France presidency
Speakers
Lon Kishiyama
Director, Office of International Activities
U.S. Department of Transportation
Speaker
Cruise shipping: Maximising the potential for local development
09:00 - 10:30Friday, 29 May 2015

Lon Kishiyama is responsible for the Maritime Administration's participation in international activities concerned with marine transportation. His office routinely works with foreign economic and political entities in facilitating decisions that may affect U.S. marine transportation interests, including multilateral and bilateral activities. In conjunction with the United States Trade Representative and other government agencies, Kishiyama’s office also frequently partners with the U.S. teams negotiating Free Trade Agreements with other countries. He previously served as the Acting Director and Deputy Director of the Office of Policy and Plans at the Maritime Administration.