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Infrastructure Technology Institute

The Annual William O. Lipinski Symposium on Transportation Policy, November 14, 2011

The Annual Lipinski Symposium on Transportation Policy was held November 14th, 2011. The theme was High Speed Rail: Perspectives and Prospects.


Additional Media

Symposium Agenda


Speaker Powerpoint Presentations

Frank Koppelman, Kimon Proussaloglou, and Steven Polzin:
• Anticipating Market Demand for High Speed Rail: Ridership Forecasting

Raymond H. Ellis, Managing Director, AECOM, Inc.
• High Speed Rail Costs, Benefits, and Financing

William Testa, Vice President and Director of Regional Research
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
• Public Evaluation of HSR and Midwest Perspectives

Thomas E. Lanctot, Principal and Group Head
Infrastructure Investment Banking, William Blair & Company
• High Speed Rail Costs, Finance and Economic Development Potential