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Wednesday, August 14, 2013

Joint Summer Reception: Technology and Financing Transportation in the Future

05:30 PM - 07:00 PM Central Standard Time

Reason Foundation
1747 Connecticut Ave NW, 3rd Floor
Washington, DC , 20008

Join fellow WTS-DC, Young Professionals in Transportation, and Transportation Research Forum professionals and guests for a summer evening of socializing and discussion on the unsolved issue of financing the nation's transportation network.

This is the fourth WTSDC-YPT-TRF joint summer event. Following a reception and light refreshment, three national experts will participate in a conversation about public policies on transportation financing and engage in Q&A with attendees.


Interstate 2.0: What Opportunities Exist to Use Technology to Generate Transportation Financing?


The speakers recently participated in two national research reports on transportation financing policy and practice. 

  • Robert Poole - Transportation Director, Reason Foundation, has written extensively about market-based approaches to funding transportation.
  • Jack Basso- Transportation Consultant, and formerly with AASHTO, is a nationally recognized expert on the theory, practice and challenges of financing transportation systems.
  • Patrick Jones - Executive Director & CEO, International Bridge, Tunnel and Turnpike Association, brings insights from operators with real-world experience in innovative transportation financing.
5:30-6:15 Social Hour
6:15-7:00 Program
DuPont Circle Metro (Red line) 
Limited street or commercial parking

By close of business on Monday, August 12th

$12 for all participants

Payment Options
Paypal for WTS-DC
Check or Cash payable at the door or in advance to:

Box 34097
Washington, DC 20043-4097

No credit cards accepted on site.

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