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The California Maritime Leadership Symposium (CMLS)


  • The Citizen Hotel 926 J Street Sacramento, CA 95814 (map)

The California Maritime Leadership Symposium (CMLS) is the premier conference focused on all modes of California’s maritime transportation system – ports, vessels, highways, warehousing, and rail – and the intricacies, challenges and realities of maintaining and growing a viable, healthy, green, and dynamic maritime economy in the 21st century.

Now in its 17th year, the Symposium brings together a diverse group of maritime transportation policymakers, industry leaders, academic researchers, and community representatives to seek resolution to the growing challenges facing the entire industry.

Earlier Event: January 24
4th Annual State of the Port
Later Event: April 25
Joint Port Engineering Update