FREIGHT FOR THE FUTURE: Freight transportation is on the rise. What does the future hold for rail, ports, and logistics, and what should we do to foster growth?
Noël Perry, Managing Director & Senior Consultant, Freight Transportation Research Associates
SITE READINESS: Are we ready for the next industrial development opportunity?
Jeannette Goldsmith, President, J. Goldsmith & Co. – PRESENTATION COMING SOON
PARTNERING FOR THE FUTURE: The Charlotte Area Transit System, NCRR, and Norfolk Southern made history in North Carolina by partnering for a light rail corridor. How did they make it happen?
John Muth, Deputy Director for Development and Chief Development Officer,
Charlotte Area Transit System
John Friedmann, Vice President – Strategic Planning, Norfolk Southern Corporation
Scott Saylor, President, North Carolina Railroad Company
COMMUTER RAIL ON A BUDGET: The Music City Star began as a starter project to determine how commuter rail might work in Nashville, but money was scarce. How did the project developers create commuter rail on a budget?
Paul J. Ballard, CEO,Nashville Metropolitan Transit Authority & Regional Transportation Authority