Using Technology to Improve Transportation: All Electronic Tolling and Beyond

Date: 
Tuesday, May 7, 2013 - 8:00am to 11:30am
Location: 
1st floor Function Room, Suffolk University Law School, 120 Tremont Street, Boston, MA

 

Using Technology to Improve Transportation: 
All Electronic Tolling and Beyond

Tuesday, May 7 from 8:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
1st floor Function Room, Suffolk University Law School, 120 Tremont Street, Boston, MA

Please join us for this multi-panel conference exploring the potential of new technologies to make transportation work more efficiently, faster, and safer. 

Fiscal pressures have limited available resources yet, even in the face of underinvestment, transportation managers are being asked to improve service. Technology offers the opportunity to leverage small investments into large improvements in customer service. 

Keynote Address -- Massachusetts Secretary of Transportation Rich Davey 

Confirmed Participants
 

  • Kirk Steudle, State Transportation Director, Michigan Department of Transportation

  • George Campbell, former NH Department of Transporation Commissioner, former Maine Department of Transportation Commissioner

  • Pat Jones, Executive Director, International Bridge Tunnel and Turnpike Association

  • Mike Heiligenstein, Executive Director, Central Texas Regional Mobility Authority

  • David St. Amant, incoming Chair, ITS America

  • Josh Robin, Masabi, Vice President, Strategy and Development for North America; former Director of Innovation, MBTA

Cosponsored by the Center for Strategic Studies (Northeastern University D'Amore-Kim School of Business), the Rappaport Center for Law and Public Service (Suffolk University Law School) and the Rappaport Institute for Greater Boston (Harvard Kennedy School).

 

A full listing of our spring events can be found on our website at www.hks.harvard.edu/centers/rappaport/events-and-news/upcoming-boston-101-and-other-events