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April 2016 Events

 
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Motivational Monday Webinar - March 28
Event's details
March 28, 2016
12:00 PM - 01:00 PM Eastern Standard Time
Online

Raleigh, NC , 27601

Webinar Series
 
Build Your Brand with LinkedIn
Event's details
March 29, 2016
05:30 PM - 07:30 PM Central Standard Time
WTS invites you to a Members Only Professional Development event. Not a member yet? Join now and be eligible to attend!
 
WTS Monterey Bay: Helping Ourselves
Event's details
March 29, 2016
05:30 PM - 07:30 PM Central Standard Time
WTS Monterey Bay Area Presents: Exciting panel discussion about local funding in the Monterey Bay area
 
WTS & ASCE Central PA- Joint Speaker Luncheon
Event's details
March 29, 2016
11:30 AM - 01:30 PM Eastern Standard Time
 
Members meeting
Event's details
March 30, 2016
05:30 PM - 08:00 PM Pacific Standard Time
WTS Portland members are invited to attend the 2016 WTS Annual Members Celebration (formerly known as the members meeting) on Wednesday, March 30 from 5:30 - 8 pm at the Portland City Grill.
 
Membership Social - Yard House
Event's details
March 30, 2016
05:30 PM - 07:30 PM Eastern Standard Time
WTS HRC - Membership Social Event
 
Volpe Simulator Tour
Event's details
March 31, 2016
09:00 AM - 12:30 PM Eastern Standard Time
Opportunity to volunteer as a mentor for a speed mentoring activity at the next Transportation YOU program at the Volpe Center.
 
Greater D/FW Chapter: 2016 March Monthly Program
Event's details
March 31, 2016
11:30 AM - 01:00 PM Central Standard Time
The Future of Driverless Cars: There's been much discussion about driverless cars and the technology that will change the way we look at transportation. Hear the latest about policy and technology from industry experts.
 
Transportation Symposium
Event's details
April 01, 2016
All Day Event
Please join us again this year at the Colorado Convention Center for the 13th Annual Spring Transportation Symposium.
 
April - STEM Outreach WITI
Event's details
April 02, 2016
10:00 AM - 02:00 PM Eastern Standard Time
Women and Girls in Transportation Initiative - Transportation Career Fair
 
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SPRING HAPPY HOUR!
Event's details
April 05, 2016
05:00 PM - 08:00 PM Eastern Standard Time
Claddagh Irish Pub
407 Cinema Drive
Pittsbugh, PA , 15203

4128569440

Help us bring in Spring with a fun networking happy hour!
 
General Meeting
Event's details
April 05, 2016
12:00 PM - 01:00 PM Pacific Standard Time
Meeting to be held in Building 17 Room 2646, during U-Hour. FREE food, friends, and transportation.
 
Milwaukee Area Lunch 4/5/16
Event's details
April 05, 2016
12:00 PM - 01:00 PM Central Standard Time
Motor Restaurant at Harley Davidson Museum
400 W Canal St
Milwaukee, WI , 53201

Join other WTS members for lunch.
 
WTS -GNY Scholarship Fundraiser
Event's details
April 06, 2016
05:30 PM - 07:00 PM Eastern Standard Time
Some Good Wine
13 East 8th Street
New York, NY , 10003

Please join us for an evening of wine tasting and conversation to raise money for the WTS GNY Scholarship Fund.
 
Effective & Authentic Presentation Skills
Event's details
April 07, 2016
11:30 AM - 01:00 PM US Mountain Standard Time
Deirdre Gilmore, CPSM, will present a highly interactive program designed to help you improve your speaking skills to present information targeted for each audience in a way that truly connects.
 
Professional Development Series - Spring 2016
Event's details
April 07, 2016
05:30 PM - 07:30 PM Central Standard Time
Professional Development - First of Two Sessions
 
April 2016 Luncheon Event
Event's details
April 07, 2016
11:30 AM - 01:15 PM Central Standard Time
IL-ASCE T&DI, in conjunction with WTS Chicago, is pleased to announce Rebekah Scheinfeld, Commissioner of the Chicago Department of Transportation, to be the keynote speaker for our April luncheon event. This presentation will focus on the progress of the City's $7 billion, three-year infrastructure program "Building a New Chicago", and will touch on some of CDOT's recent projects including the Loop Link, the Riverwalk extension and the 606 Trail, among others.
 
Breakfast Club - April 2016
Event's details
April 07, 2016
07:30 AM - 09:00 AM Mountain Standard Time
Sharon's Cafe, 2263 East Murray Holladay Rd.
 
WTS Bowling Fundraiser
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April 07, 2016
05:00 PM - 08:30 PM Pacific Standard Time
Bowling, food, networking, and raising money for student scholarships!
 
WTS Scholarships And Awards Dinner
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April 08, 2016
05:30 PM - 08:30 PM Central Standard Time
WTS Scholarships And Awards Dinner & Silent Auction
 
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Hilton Tour
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April 12, 2016
07:30 AM - 09:00 AM Eastern Standard Time
Tour the new downtown Cleveland Hilton Hotel located at the Cleveland Convention Center.
 
Transaction Joint Session - Save the Date
Event's details
April 12, 2016-April 14, 2016
All Day Event
Save the Date for a joint session with WTS Greater New York Session at TransAction 2016.
 
WTS Central Florida - Transportation Industry Focu
Event's details
April 12, 2016
03:00 PM - 04:30 PM Eastern Standard Time
Help make your industry great! Your WTS Central Florida Chapter is teaming up with CareerSource Central Florida to help identify gaps in workforce supply, establish emerging skill needs, and inform strategies for recruitment and retention of transportation industry workers. We need your INPUT!
 
Investing in Rail
Event's details
April 12, 2016
12:00 PM - 02:00 PM Eastern Standard Time
Hotel George
15 E Street, NW
Washington, DC , 20001

This panel session will discuss upcoming trends in investment in the rail sector, including future needs for freight growth and the plan for the Northeast corridor.
 
2nd Professional Icebreaker
Event's details
April 13, 2016
05:45 PM - 07:30 PM Central Standard Time
LBJ School of Public Affairs
2300 Red River St
Austin, TX , 78712

The WTS - Heart of Texas Chapter is hosting its 2nd Professional Icebreaker. This free event is open to chapter members, student members of the WTS Chapter at UT-Austin, and students and alumni of the LBJ School of Public Affairs.
 
Transaction Joint Session - Save the Date
Event's details
April 12, 2016-April 14, 2016
All Day Event
Save the Date for a joint session with WTS Greater New York Session at TransAction 2016.
 
April - STEM Outreach
Event's details
April 14, 2016
08:00 AM - 12:00 PM Eastern Standard Time
Extreme Beginnings Career Event - Hosted by Wake County Public School System
 
Annual Awards and Scholarship Dinner
Event's details
April 14, 2016
05:30 PM - 08:30 PM Central Standard Time
St. Clements Castle
931 Portland-Cobalt Rd (Route 66)
Portland, CT , 06480

Come join WTS Connecticut Chapter in honoring this years Award and Scholarship recipients! Enjoy networking with industry friends as we highlight all of our achievements!
 
Spring Happy Hour 2016
Event's details
April 14, 2016
05:00 PM - 07:00 PM Central Standard Time
It's that time again! Visit with colleagues and make new connections at the WTS Spring Happy Hour. WTS happy hours are a great way to meet members from all facets of the transportation industry! Bring someone who has never been to a WTS event and you both will be entered into a raffle. The event cost is only $10 and includes a drink ticket and appetizers. Rock Bottom Brewery is easily accessible off the Red Line (Grand Avenue station).
 
STEM Happy Hour
Event's details
April 14, 2016
05:45 PM - 08:00 PM Central Standard Time
The Well
7421 Broadway
Kansas City, MO , 64114

WTS-KC, SWE-KC, ASCE and other local organizations team up for a happy hour in support of STEM initiatives
 
Professional Development Series - Spring 2016
Event's details
April 14, 2016
05:30 PM - 07:30 PM Central Standard Time
Professional Development - Second of Two Sessions
 
WTS-Boston April Luncheon
Event's details
April 14, 2016
11:30 AM - 01:15 PM Eastern Standard Time
Join us for a discussion on Climate Change and the goals, initiatives, and projections for our City and the Commonwealth.
 
WTS MN Scholarships & Recognitions Luncheon
Event's details
April 14, 2016
11:30 AM - 01:30 PM Central Standard Time
Walker Art Center
1750 Hennepin Avenue
Minneapolis, MN , 55403

WTS Minnesota invites you to attend our annual Scholarships and Recognitions Luncheon. Please join us to celebrate the accomplishments of our winners!
 
Transaction Joint Session - Save the Date
Event's details
April 12, 2016-April 14, 2016
All Day Event
Save the Date for a joint session with WTS Greater New York Session at TransAction 2016.
 
Inspiring our Daughters
Event's details
April 15, 2016
02:00 PM - 03:30 PM Mountain Standard Time
As a child, did you understand the role of transportation in your city? Did you understand the power of transportation and other infrastructure to help others, locally and abroad? How were you inspired to be in your field? Please join us for WTS Colorado's Inspiring our Daughters! This first-of-its kind event will include a "high tea" celebration, three interactive roundtable discussions led by local leaders, and most importantly, you and your daughter!
 
Negotiation Skills Workshop
Event's details
April 15, 2016
08:00 AM - 12:00 PM Pacific Standard Time
Members-only Professional Development Event
 
TrYOU: Girl Scout Spark Event wtih SRDC
Event's details
April 16, 2016
All Day Event
Transportation You and the Schuylkill River Development Corporation will host an interactive planning activity involving the Schuylkill River Trail.
 
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April Lunch Program
Event's details
April 18, 2016
11:30 AM - 01:00 PM Pacific Standard Time
Please join the WTS Puget Sound Chapter as we welcome a panel of speakers who have identified, developed, and supported public art in transportation infrastructure projects throughout the Puget Sound. Our panel includes: Barbara Luecke, Sound Transit Art Program Manager Kristen Ramirez, Art and Enhancements Project Manager for Seattle Department of Transportation/Seattle Office of Arts and Culture Vicki Scuri, Vicki Scuri SiteWorks
 
Lessons from Women Leaders in Transportation
Event's details
April 18, 2016
05:00 PM - 07:00 PM Pacific Standard Time
Come hear from three exceptional female leaders as they reflect on their experiences in the field and share advice on ways to enhance your career. All students are welcome.
 
WTS April Luncheon
Event's details
April 19, 2016
11:30 AM - 01:00 PM Pacific Standard Time
Tuesday, April 19 11:30 - 1 pm The Sentinel Hotel, 614 SW 11th Ave., Portland, OR 97205
 
General Meeting
Event's details
April 19, 2016
12:00 PM - 01:00 PM Pacific Standard Time
Meeting to be held in Building 17 Room 2646, during U-Hour. FREE food, friends, and transportation.
 
Social Media Workshop
Event's details
April 19, 2016
05:30 PM - 07:30 PM Eastern Standard Time
Two Gateway Center, 2 Center Street, 18th Floor
Newark, NJ , 07102

An interactive workshop for transportation related social media. Learn how to start using Uber, WAZE, and TransitScreen. Also, learn how to connect with NJDOT through Facebook, Twitter, and NJ511.
 
Transportation Trivia Night
Event's details
April 19, 2016
06:30 PM - 08:00 PM Eastern Standard Time
Smithfield Hall NYC
138 W 25th St
NYC , NY , 10001

Transportation Trivia Night is a joint activity supported by the local WTS GNY Young Professionals Committee, Young Professionals in Transportation (YPT), and American Planning Association (APA) chapters
 
Greater D/FW Chapter: 2016 April Luncheon
Event's details
April 19, 2016
11:00 AM - 01:00 PM Central Standard Time
Topic: The Beauty of Transportation: Incorporating Aesthetics into Transportation Projects
 
WTS Central Florida Chapter April Board Meeting
Event's details
April 20, 2016
05:30 PM - 07:00 PM Eastern Standard Time
WTS Central Florida Chapter April Board Meeting
 
NDCC Program
Event's details
April 20, 2016
11:30 AM - 01:00 PM Mountain Standard Time
Join us to hear about the work being done as part of the North Denver Cornerstone Collaborative (NDCC).
 
WOMEN'S FORUM
Event's details
April 20, 2016
02:00 PM - 04:00 PM Eastern Standard Time
The Chadwick
10545 Perry Highway
Wexford, PA , 15090

Jointly Sponsored Event with WTS, ASHE, and ESWP
 
Women's Panel
Event's details
April 20, 2016
11:15 AM - 01:30 PM Eastern Standard Time
Marriott Cincinnati North
6189 Muhlhauser Road.
West Chester, OH , 45069

Women's Leadership Panel Luncheon
 
RTMC Tour
Event's details
April 20, 2016
11:30 AM - 01:00 PM Eastern Standard Time
Regional Transportation Management Center
980 N. Jefferson Street
Jacksonville, FL , 32209

Join WTS members and friends April 20 at the recently-opened North Florida Regional Transportation Management Center (RTMC) to learn more about this state-of-the-art facility that is housing employees from the Florida Highway Patrol, Florida Dept. of Transportation and others to work towards safe and efficient travel in Northeast Florida.
 
April Program Lunch
Event's details
April 20, 2016
11:30 AM - 01:00 PM Central Standard Time
April Meeting: TBA at Maggiano's Littly Italy in The Domain 11:30 Registration 12:00-1:00 Program
 
2016 Terrace Town - Volunteer Opportunity
Event's details
April 21, 2016-April 23, 2016
All Day Event
Monona Terrace
1 John Nolen Drive
Madison, WI , 53703

Save the date!
 
Visit to the Track Hazard School
Event's details
April 21, 2016
01:30 PM - 03:30 PM GMT Standard Time
This is a unique opportunity to gain some hands-on experience at TfL’s Track Hazard School and will provide an insight into the enormous task of maintaining and keeping the London Underground running.
 
Greater D/FW Chapter: 2016 Annual Awards Banquet
Event's details
April 21, 2016
06:00 PM - 08:30 PM Central Standard Time
Join us for our Annual Awards Banquet.
 
Transportation YOU: Apr. 21
Event's details
April 21, 2016
06:00 PM - 08:00 PM Eastern Standard Time
ITRE @ NCSU Centennial Campus
909 Capability Drive, Research Building IV, Room 2600
Raleigh, NC , 27606

Join us at the next Transportation YOU mentor program featuring Taruna Tayal, VHB speaking about various tools and techniques used to visualize transportation issues using GIS.
 
A Walk In Her Shoes
Event's details
April 21, 2016
06:00 PM - 09:00 PM Eastern Standard Time
Ever wonder what it took for her to get there? Come out for a time of networking, food, and fun as we hear from women who have blazed trails, climbed ladders and led the way for other aspiring women in transportation. Get ready to take "a walk in her shoes" as we hear the "real deal" from Women in Transportation.
 
WTS Baltimore Annual MDOT Reception
Event's details
April 21, 2016
11:30 AM - 01:30 PM Eastern Standard Time
Please join us on Thursday, April 21, 2015, for a luncheon reception honoring the Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) and all of the leaders overseeing the operation and management of the business units.
 
WTS Central PA Adopt-A-Highway & Happy Hour Event
Event's details
April 21, 2016
04:00 PM - 07:00 PM Central Standard Time
Mark your calendars for the WTS Central PA chapter spring Adopt-A-Highway trash pick-up event on Thursday, April 21, 2016 (the day before Earth Day!). WTS Central PA -sponsored Happy Hour to follow!
 
2016 Terrace Town - Volunteer Opportunity
Event's details
April 21, 2016-April 23, 2016
All Day Event
Monona Terrace
1 John Nolen Drive
Madison, WI , 53703

Save the date!
 
SWOhio Board Meeting
Event's details
April 22, 2016
02:30 PM - 04:00 PM Eastern Standard Time
HDR Office
9987 Carver Road, Suite 200
Cincinnati, OH , 45242

Southwest Ohio Chapter Board meetings are typically on the 4th Friday of every month. Meetings may be moved to accommodate other WTS events.
 
2016 Terrace Town - Volunteer Opportunity
Event's details
April 21, 2016-April 23, 2016
All Day Event
Monona Terrace
1 John Nolen Drive
Madison, WI , 53703

Save the date!
 
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April Professional Speaker Series Luncheon
Event's details
April 25, 2016
12:00 PM - 01:00 PM Eastern Standard Time
Norfolk Town Point Club
101 West Main Street, Suite 300
Norfolk, VA , 23510

The Virginia Beach Light Rail Project will extend the Tide Light Rail system from the Newtown Road stop in Norfolk to the Virginia Beach Town Center.
 
Motivational Monday Webinar - April 25
Event's details
April 25, 2016
12:00 PM - 01:00 PM Eastern Standard Time
Online

Raleigh, NC , 27601

Webinar Series
 
Trending Topics Series
Event's details
April 25, 2016
06:00 PM - 08:00 PM Eastern Standard Time
Latitude Bar & Grill
783 8th Avenue
New York, NY , 10036

The Trending Topics Series is hosted by the WTS Young Professionals Committee to provide an informal platform for discussions of relevant interest to early and mid-career professionals. This is not your typical networking event so be sure to invite a colleague or two
 
2016 South Florida Annual Scholarship
Event's details
April 25, 2016
11:30 AM - 01:30 PM Eastern Standard Time
Westin Hotel Cypress Creek Road
400 Corporate Drive
Fort Lauderdale, , FL , 33334

(954) 772-1331

Monday, April 25th | 11:30 am - 1:30 pm | Westin Hotel Cypress Creek Road 2016 WTS Annual Scholarship Event Keynote Speaker Congressman Ted Deutch
 
Emerging Women Leaders On-Site Training Series
Event's details
April 26, 2016
01:00 PM - 02:00 PM Eastern Standard Time
Attracting the Attention of an Influential Sponsor
 
April Luncheon
Event's details
April 26, 2016
11:30 AM - 01:00 PM Central Standard Time
WTS Houston Monthly Luncheon
 
HRC Webinar
Event's details
April 26, 2016
01:00 PM - 02:00 PM Eastern Standard Time
VDOT District Office, Learning Center, Nansemond/Bennett's Creek Room
1700 North Main Street
Suffolk, VA , 23434

WTS is sponsoring Professional Development Mentorship/Webinar Sessions by participating in the 2016 Emerging Women Leaders Webinar Series and providing an informal mentorship opportunity in association with each webinar.
 
20th Annual Leadership Forum
Event's details
April 26, 2016
07:30 AM - 09:30 AM Eastern Standard Time
 
Developing Your Leadership Brand
Event's details
April 26, 2016
11:30 AM - 01:30 PM Eastern Standard Time
WTS Philadelphia cordially invites you to a professional development seminar: You are the Architect of Your Success: Developing Your Leadership Brand
 
WTS-KC Annual Scholarship & Awards Banquet
Event's details
April 26, 2016
05:30 PM - 08:00 PM Central Standard Time
River Market Event Place
140 Walnut Street
Kansas City, MO , 64106

816-591-4346

Join WTS-KC as we honor our inaugural scholarship and award winners!
 
WICERS Conference
Event's details
April 27, 2016-April 28, 2016
All Day Event
Atlanta Marriott Marquis
265 Peachtree Center Ave NE
Atlanta, GA , 30303

WTS Atlanta is excited to partner with WICERS for its 2016 conference!
 
Diversity and Innovation in Transportation
Event's details
April 27, 2016
05:30 PM - 07:30 PM Eastern Standard Time
The Westory Building
607 14th Street, NW, Suite 200
Washington, DC , 20005

Discover why articles such as those found in Forbes predict 2016 to be the year for diversity and inclusion at this workshop and panel.
 
WTS Board Meeting - April 2016
Event's details
April 28, 2016
04:30 PM - 06:00 PM Mountain Standard Time
UTA, 669 West, 200 South
 
"Keep Placer Moving"
Event's details
April 28, 2016
11:30 AM - 01:00 PM Central Standard Time
April 28, 2016 Lunch Program
 
Financial Planning Event
Event's details
April 28, 2016
04:30 PM - 08:00 PM Central Standard Time
Hi-Way Harry's
710 Glover Lane
Johnson Creek, WI , 53094

Please join us for a members only session on Financial Planning. Jody Brown from Summit Financial Advisors will be speaking to the group about Budgeting, Saving and Debt Reduction along with Women and Investing. She will be available to answer any financial questions you may have as well.
 
WTS Provides a Spectrum of Opportunity
Event's details
April 28, 2016
11:30 AM - 01:00 PM Mountain Standard Time
WTS has a significant impact on many women's lives throughout their professional career. Listen to our dynamic panel of women in various career stages as they share their stories of professional growth. With a cross section of both junior and senior level career panelists, this discussion will illuminate the role WTS plays in supporting professionals across the spectrum of their career and will highlight the power of a volunteer-led organization.
 
WICERS Conference
Event's details
April 27, 2016-April 28, 2016
All Day Event
Atlanta Marriott Marquis
265 Peachtree Center Ave NE
Atlanta, GA , 30303

WTS Atlanta is excited to partner with WICERS for its 2016 conference!
 
Are Our Roads & Rails at Risk?
Event's details
April 28, 2016
11:30 AM - 01:30 PM Pacific Standard Time
Annual Legislative Program
 
Spring Luncheon
Event's details
April 28, 2016
11:15 AM - 01:00 PM Central Standard Time
Please join WTS Columbus to learn how the Central Ohio Transit Authority (COTA) is improving connectivity in Columbus. Hear all about their current services and investments in rapid transit.
 
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TrYOU: Philadelphia Science Carnival
Event's details
April 30, 2016
All Day Event
Transportation YOU will have its very own booth for the second year in a row. When students step up to our booth, they will have their choice of taking a selfie with one of our 4 transportation career cutouts and/or the construction site backdrop with props (hard hats, gloves, safety vest and glasses). Come check us out!
 
 
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