Day 1 – April 18, 2016
230 Fayetteville St
5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
General Reception & Brief Remarks
Bar and hors d’oeuvres.
Day 2 – April 19, 2016
Raleigh Convention Center
500 S. Salisbury Street
8:00 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.
Registration & Check-in
8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Morning Program, Ballroom C
Master of Ceremonies, Ben Kinney
Opening Remarks & Welcome
Franklin Rouse, Chairman, NCRR Board of Directors
The Rail Renaissance – Is it over?
Tony Hatch, Senior Transportation Analyst, ABH Consulting
Moving People in North Carolina:
A panel discussion moderated by Joe Milazzo, II, P.E., Regional Transportation Alliance
Paul C. Worley, CPM, Director, NCDOT Rail Division
John M. Lewis, Jr., CEO, Charlotte Area Transit System
Jeff Mann, General Manager, Go Triangle
Tracking Success & Spurring Growth: An NCRR Update
Anna Lea Moore, Vice President – Economic Development, North Carolina Railroad Company
12:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Lunch & Keynote Speaker, Ballroom A
Lunch Keynote: Economic Development Challenges, Opportunities, and the Importance of Rail Infrastructure
Gray Swoope, President & CEO, VisionFirst Advisors
Scott Saylor, President, North Carolina Railroad Company