• Lunch with US Secretary of Transportation Mary Peters

    December 06 2007, 12:30 - 12:30
    Location: Hotel Le Parc Trocadero

    On December 6, AmCham France hosted for lunch US Secretary of Transportation Mary Peters and a delegation including the Governor of South Carolina (Mark Sanford), the Mayor of Charlotte N.C. (Patrick McCrory), the Missouri Transportation Commissioner (Pete Rahn) and top officials from the US Department of Transportation and US Embassy Paris.   Representing AmCham France were sponsors GE and UPS, Cisco, 3M, FEDEX, Delphi, United Airlines, and Curtis Mallet.  Special French invitees included Veolia, Dexia Bank and Bouygues.  In a wide ranging conversation, Peters and her delegation exchanged ideas with the invitees on the gamut of transportation issues, with special emphasis on road transport and the environment.