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The Annual William O. Lipinski Symposium on Transportation Policy, November 8, 2010

U.S. Representative James Oberstar speaks at the ITI sponsored William O. Lipinski Symposium on Transportation Policy in 2007

The Annual Lipinski Symposium on Transportation Policy was held November 8th, 2010. The theme was Public Transit: A Sustainable Ride to the Future.

Additional Media

• Symposium Agenda


Video of Speakers and Presentations

Morning Session

Lunch Session

• Afternoon Session


Speaker Powerpoint Presentations

Thomas J. Ross, Executive Director, Pace:
Critical Issues

William K. Tupper, Acting Executive Director, Metra:
Metra Funding Realities & Future Challenges

Hani S. Mahmassani, Director, Transportation Center,
Northwestern University:
Enhancing the User Experience: Technologies for Connectivity and Reliability

Glen Weisbrod
The Connection Between Public Transportation & Economic Development in Chicago

Robert L. Peskin, AECOM:
Funding a State of Good Repair: Emerging Problems with Reliance on Dedicated Sales Tax Revenues

Gerhard Menckoff, Institute for Transport Policy and Development:
International Experiences with Bus Rapid Transit

Philippe Payen, Chief Strategy Officer, Veolia:
From Transportation to Mobility Management

Video from Philippe Payen's Presentation (MP4)