T3 Conference - Trends, Technology, and Transportation

NOVEMBER 13 - 15, 2023 | JW Marriott New Orleans

T3 Fertilizer Conference - Trends, Technology, and Transportation – is an educational conference where fertilizer industry professionals gain a deeper understanding of all the factors impacting the fertilizer supply chain - including supply, demand, transportation and logistics - along with today's greatest industry trends and innovations. The conference includes opportunities for the industry to come together to solve challenges and strengthen relationships.

Please note, dates have changed to November 13-15, 2023.

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Please email Valerie Sutton with registration questions.


Member Registration Fee: $750 per attendee                                              

Non-Member Registration Fee: $1,500 per attendee

Guest Fee: Contact Valerie Sutton for more information.

The registration fee includes:

  • Attendance at all conference education sessions
  • Networking Receptions on Monday and Tuesday
  • Breakfast on Tuesday and Wednesday
  • Lunch on Tuesday
  • Conference mobile app containing conference schedule, attendee list, and key conference information


Credit Cards: We accept Visa, MasterCard, and American Express. Please provide your credit card number, expiration date, and credit card billing address. All credit card transactions are processed in U.S. dollars and subject to the current U.S. exchange rate.  

International Attendees: For international attendees wishing to pay by another payment method, please contact Valerie Sutton at [email protected]. Please note: The Fertilizer Institute is not responsible for foreign check or wire transaction processing fees not included in the actual transfer. Attendees will be required to pay the fee if the check is not drawn on a U.S. bank or if a wire transaction processing fee is not included in the actual transfer.

Cancellation requests must be received by TFI no later than October 7th in order to receive a full refund, less a 25% administrative fee. No refunds will be granted after this date. However, extenuating circumstances related to COVID-19 will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis. Substitutions are welcome, but there will be no refunds for no-shows. Refunds for those who paid by check will be mailed two weeks following the conference.

Registrations are not official until payment is received. A list of all registered delegates will be provided to registered and paid attendees only. Please note that your name, company, address, and email will appear exactly as you have indicated on your registration form. A final list of registered delegates will be available on the conference mobile app. No additional list of attendees will be provided during or after the conference.

Dress Code
Business Casual

Terms & Conditions
The TFI Registration Terms and Conditions apply to all registrants and your participation in the TFI Event (both in-person and virtual), regardless of whether your registration is submitted by you or your proxy. By registering, you accept these terms and conditions.



Hotel Information

JW Marriott New Orleans
614 Canal St
New Orleans, LA 70130
Phone: (504) 525-6500

Reservation Cut-off Date: October 27, 2023. Please register in order to receive the link to book a room at the discounted block ratehttps://www.marriott.com/en-us/hotels/msyjw-jw-marriott-new-orleans/overview/

Single/Double Occupancy:                 $238/per night
(plus applicable taxes)

Please note: You must be registered for the T3 Fertilizer Conference to secure a discounted guest room. Once you register for the conference a web-based reservations link and telephone number will be provided in your confirmation email. Room rates do not include tax. To avoid an inconvenient billing of one night’s room and tax, you must cancel your room reservation 72 hours prior to your arrival date.

Hotel Cancellation Policy: Guest Room cancellations must be made no less than 72 hours prior to arrival. Any reservation that is not canceled and does not arrive will be charged one (1) night's room and tax to the guaranteed method of payment on the reservation.

Beware of Housing Pirates
Please make sure to book your hotel directly with the JW Marriott New Orleans. Beware of companies misrepresenting themselves as affiliated with TFI or the T3 Conference as TFI will not be able to assist you with any housing problems with reservations made through a third party. If you have further questions or concerns please contact Tiffany Ballow, Event Manager, [email protected]

Requesting Ten or More Rooms?
Requests for blocks of ten or more rooms should be directed to Tiffany Ballow, Event Manager, [email protected]

International Travel Information
Current CDC COVID-19 guidelines for international travelers to the US.


Laura Cross

Laura is Director of Market Intelligence at the International Fertilizer Association (IFA). She leads a team of analysts responsible for IFA’s statistics programs, market analysis products, and educating the market and adjacent sectors on fertilizer market drivers. Laura has ten years' experience analysing and forecasting fertilizer markets, and joined IFA in March 2021 from CRU Group where she was Head of Nitrogen Analysis. Laura has a BSc in Physical Geography from King’s College London, UK and is a recent graduate of the Women’s Leadership Development Programme at the University of Oxford’s Said Business School.

Robert Primus

Surface Transportation Board Member

Michelle Schultz

Surface Transportation Board Member

Jayson Lusk

Distinguished Professor and Head of the Department of Agricultural Economics at Purdue University

Sophie Mason

Manager, Ammonia; Argus Consulting Services

Bob Costello

Bob Costello is the Chief Economist & Senior Vice President of International Trade Policy and Cross-Border Operations for the American Trucking Associations

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English Turn Country Club

Wednesday, November 15th | 1pm shotgun start.

1 Clubhouse Dr.
New Orleans, LA 70131
(Transportation on Your Own)

Lunch is provided. 

Fee: $225 (This does not include club rental.)

You can register for golf by modifying your registration here.

Interested in sponsoring the golf tournament? Contact Valerie Sutton at [email protected]




Golf - English Turn GCC