Pacific Coast Council of Customs Brokers and Freight Forwarders Associations. Inc. held their annual WESCCON conference on October 6-9, 2022, where Su Ross was a panelist in one session as well as moderated a session.
Su was a panelist for the following session:
Surety Panel: Be prepared and protected in the ever changing supply chain business environment. This panel will discuss the different ways to protect your business with the increased charges of demurrage and per diem, including the ways to help prepare and prevent these issues through contracts and liens.
Su moderated the following session:
Cyber Panel – Cybersecurity is on everyone’s lips, including new requirements as part of C-TPAT. In this session, we present a dialog featuring an FBI agent (Ron Manuel, Supervisory Special Agent, FBI Cyber Task Force) who regularly deals with cybersecurity so that we can learn current trends and best practices to protect our companies from the consequences of hacks and similar destructive activities. Also featured are other cyber experts from the private sector (Kimberly Wakeman, VP Regional Operations & Gov’t Affairs, Avalon Risk Management).