Seamen's Church Institute. Ongoing. New York. Water Street Gallery exhibits paintings by 20 maritime artists. Contact: (212) 349-9090.European Supply Chain Management. May 28. St. Louis. Netherlands Foreign Investment Agency and Netherlands Consulate General from Chicago hold half-day seminar. Contact: World Trade Center at (314) 854-6141.

Marine Day. May 30. Philadelphia. Daylong waterfront celebration aimed at promoting importance of regional maritime commerce. Contact: Joseph P. Menta (215) 928-9100 or Lisa Himber (215) 925-2615.

Symposium of the Americas. May 31-June 2. Miami. Customs, trade, finance, freight forwarders, other topics. Contact: World Trade Center Miami (305) 871-7910, e-mail: info(AT) or fax (305) 871-7904.

Ichca 98. May 31-June 4. Sydney. International Cargo Handling Coordination Association hosts conference and exhibition. Contact: +61 2 9262 2277, or fax +61 2 9262 2323.


Posidonia '98. June 1-5. Piraeus, Greece. Contact: Michael Kazakoff, (609) 452-9414, or fax: (609) 452-9374.

Sixth Annual U.S. Ambassadors Tour. June 1-15. Phoenix; Kansas City, Mo.; Greenville, S.C.; Washington/Fairfax, Va.; New York. Focus on Asean: Association of Southeast Asian Nations. Contact: Tina Valdecanas, U.S. Asean Business Council, (202) 289-1911, ext. 230, or e-mail: tvaldecanas(AT), or Web site:, or fax (202) 239-0519.

Department of State. June 2. Washington. Shipping Coordinating Committee holds open meeting at U.S. Coast Guard Headquarters to finalize preparations for International Maritime Organization meeting June 15-19 in London. Contact: Gene F. Hammel (202) 267-2280 or fax (202) 267-4588.

Maritime Association of the Port of New York-New Jersey. June 3-4. New York. Harbor safety, navigation and operations conference. (800) 237-7203, (212) 425-5704 or fax (212) 635-9498.

International Transportation and Logistics Exhibition and Conference. June 3-5. Chicago. Contact: (847) 823-3976; fax (847) 823-3901; e-mail logistx(AT)

Traffic Club of Newark Inc. June 4. Kendall Park, N.J. Golf outing. Contact: Alan Marshuetz, (973) 450-4127 or John Mulvenna, (973) 677-2000.

J.F.K. Airport Customs Brokers Association. June 5. Hauppauge, N.Y. Golf outing. Contact: (718) 528-4117, or Judy Kearney, (516) 825-6623.

Alumni Association, SUNY Maritime College. June 8. New York. Tenth annual golf and tennis classic fund-raiser for scholarships. Contact: (718) 824-4530 or (718) 409-7353.

DOD Global Logistics Management. June 8-12. Kings Point, N.Y. Course on logistics management and supply chain principles and techniques. Contact: Center for Global Logistics and Transportation, U.S. Merchant Marine Academy, (516) 773-5165. E-mail: ce(AT) Internet: Fax: (516) 773-5353.