Midwest Association of Rail Shippers
The Midwest Association of Rail Shippers is headquartered in the Chicago area. General membership comes from the provinces of Manitoba and Saskatchewan and the states of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota and Wisconsin.
Its objective is to provide an open forum for resolving transportation and car supply problems, coupled with programs designed to educate and inform the membership in areas of railroad operating practices, new innovations in transportation and legislative matters. Meetings are held twice a year, in January and July. Dues are $25 per year.
ADVANCE NOTICE - WINTER MEETING
Please plan on joining us on the dates of January 14 & 15, 2015 to attend the 244th meeting of the Midwest Association of Rail Shippers at Hilton’s Oak Brook Hills Resort. The early registration fee is $195 which includes 2015 dues. There will be no refunds after December 27, 2014.
Our conference is scheduled for a full day on January 14th, including breakfast, lunch and an evening reception, and a half day, including breakfast, on the 15th. Dress code is business casual. Networking tables will be available for distribution of your company’s information. As requested, we have increased our networking time but will still have a full agenda.