2004: WPI Cuba Project Cosponsors Third National Summit On Cuba

The 2004 National Summit on Cuba focused on Florida and the impact of renewed commercial ties between the United States and Cuba. More than 30 speakers presented including: U.S. Senator Larry Craig (R-Idaho); U.S. Representatives William Delahunt (D-MA), Jeff Flake (R-AZ) and Butch Otter (R-ID); (Ret) General John Sheehan, former Supreme Allied Commander of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) in charge of Guantanamo Bay during the last refugee crisis; Ambassador Pete Peterson, the first U.S. Ambassador to Vietnam and a former Florida Congressman; FC Stone, Crowley Liner Services, diplomats, chambers of commerce, and port authority representatives among other distinguished speakers. FOX National News Anchor Rita Cosby moderated the day’s program.