Posted: Wednesday, 18 November 2015

The CMTS was tasked by DOT Secretary Foxx to complete three tasks in the National Strategy on the Arctic Region Implementation Plan under Line of Effort 1. As part of the response to task three (1.1.3), the CMTS is hosting a webinar and conference call on Wednesday, November 18, 2015, 4:00-5:30 pm (EST), to learn of existing or planned infrastructure public-private partnerships (P3) related to the marine transportation system and to receive recommendations and ideas regarding the use of P3s.

The webinar will be presented by Captain Kirsten Martin, Senior Maritime Advisor to the DOT Secretary, and Dr. Alyson Azzara, Arctic Maritime Advisor to the CMTS; Ms. Helen Brohl, CMTS Executive Director, will moderate. Information on access the webinar is provided in the attached notice. Registration for the webinar is not required. Please direct questions and provide additional comments regarding P3s in the Arctic to ArcticMTS@cmts.gov. We respectfully ask that written comments be made to us by November 25, 2015.

CMTS Webinar: Public-Private Partnerships and the Federal Arctic MTS
The CMTS is a Federal interagency coordinating committee directed by Congress and charter to improve the coordination of and make recommendations with regard to Federal policies that impact the MTS.