Port Des Moines :: Central Iowa's Virtual Port
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Welcome to Port Des Moines - central Iowa's virtual inland port

Port Des Moines offers informational assistance in transporting goods to, from, and through central Iowa by providing a one-stop shop for freight-related information.

Explore this site for more information about central Iowa's transportation infrastructure, facilities, and links to local resources.

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Greater Des Moines Partnership joins Iowa Innovation Gateway, IDED on Go Global Conference and Global Iowa Export Awards!


Posted: Wednesday, September 14, 2011

The Greater Des Moines Partnership is collaborating with the Iowa Innovation Gateway, the Iowa Department of Economic Development and other regional organizations on the “Go Global:  Innovations in Exporting Conference” scheduled for October 28, from 8:00 a.m.-1:30 p.m., at the Vermeer Global Pavilion in Pella, Iowa.  President and CEO of Vermeer Corporation, Mary Vermeer Andringa, will provide the keynote address, and panel topics will include international business development, contracting, and success stories.  Registration cost is $30, which includes lunch. A detailed agenda and registration information are available on the Iowa Innovation Gateway website: http://iowainnovationgateway.com/export-conference/.