Connecticut Maritime Association. Jan. 23. Stamford, Conn. Monthly luncheon meeting. Guest speaker: Frank Iarossi, president, American Bureau of Shipping. Sheraton Stamford Hotel & Towers. Contact: Christy Gilmartin, (203) 622-4014.

National Defense Transportation Association. Jan. 23. Bayonne, N.J. Dinner meeting. Guest speaker, Terence Derry, president of Dalval Material Handling Equipment, will discuss the container terminal handling equipment system. Community club, Military Ocean Terminal. Contact: Karen Stone, (201) 823-5833.New York Foreign Freight Forwarders & Brokers Association, Jan. 29, New York. 75th annual dinner, honoring Carol Boyd Hallett, U.S. commissioner of customs. Marriott Marquis Hotel. Contact: (212) 268-6960 or (201) 226-8580.

Discovery Tour of Japanese Distribution Operations, Feb. 1-9. Contact: Lena Navarro, Techni Marketing International, (212) 385-7122.

Container Operations '92, conference for container operators and suppliers. Marriott Hotel, San Francisco. Contact: Mark North Associates, (510) 763-2112.

Cargo Services Conference, sponsored by International Air Transport Association and Air Transport Association, Feb. 3-5. Hotel Sheraton Gunter, San Antonio. Contact: Neil McCulloch, IATA, (514) 844-6311.

Council of Logistics Management, North Texas round table, Feb. 13. Doubletree Hotel at Park West, Dallas terminal. Contact: Linda Carter, (214) 637-6108.

Re-Engineering the International Trade Transaction With Electronics, forum, Feb. 20. Doubletree Hotel, Santa Clara, Calif. Contact: NCITD - the International Trade Facilitation Council (212) 925-1400.

Air Traffic Systems in the 21st Century, fourth annual symposium, Feb. 23-24. Raffles City Convention Centre, Singapore. Contact: Norman Solat, Federal Aviation Administration, (202) 267-8646.

Intermodal Association of North America, first annual meeting, Feb. 24-27. Peabody Hotel, Orlando, Fla. Contact: Connie Sheffield, (301) 864-2661.

Logistics & Distribution Management, logistics seminar, Feb. 24-28. Transportation Center, Northwestern University, Evanston, Ill. Contact: Barbara Duggan, (708) 491-7287.

Refrigerated Transpo '92, international refrigerated trade and transport conference, Feb. 24-26. Fountainbleau Hilton and Spa, Miami Beach. Contact: Maclean Hunter, (303) 696-6100.

National Defense Transportation Association. Feb. 27. New York. Annual luncheon meeting. Guest speaker: Lt. Gen. Dane Starling, deputy commander in chief, U.S. Transportation Command. Marriott Financial Center Hotel. Contact: Karen Stone, (201) 823-5833.

Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers. March 3. New York. Monthly meeting of New York metropolitan section, with technical paper on liquefied natural gas carrier construction, presented by E. Aoki of IHI Shipbuilding & Offshore. Downtown Athletic Club. Contact: Victoria Dlugokecki, (212) 964-1180.

National Customs Brokers & Forwarders Association of America, March 8-13, Tucson, Ariz. Annual convention. Loews Ventana Canyon Resort, (212) 432-0050.

Institute of Marine Engineers. March 11. New York. Dinner meeting. Guest speaker: Warren Leback, U.S. Maritime Administrator. Downtown Athletic Club. Contact: Alan Rowen, (516) 671-2215.

Council of Logistics Management, North Texas round table, March 12. Doubletree Hotel at Park West, Dallas terminal. Contact: Linda Carter, (214) 637-6108.

Federal Aviation Administration, second annual forecast conference, March 12-13. Hyatt Newporter Hotel, Newport Beach, Calif. Contact: Linda Colancecco, FAA, (202) 267-3323.

QuickResponse '92, retail automation conference and exhibit, March 17-18. Hyatt Regency Chicago Hotel, Chicago. Contact: Automatic Identification Manufacturers Inc., (412) 963-8588.

Speednews Aviation Industry Suppliers' Conference, sixth annual meeting, March 17-18. Century Plaza Tower Hotel, Los Angeles. Contact: Speednews, (213) 203-9603.

Council of Logistics Management, Westchester/Lower Connecticut round table, March 24. Tour of Biersdorf/Norwalk, Conn. Manero's Restaurant, Greenwich, Conn. Contact: Austin Zipeto, (914) 785-7316, or Bob Dittemer, (914) 789-8155.