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March 2016 Events

 
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February Luncheon Program and Annual Business Meet
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February 29, 2016
11:30 AM - 01:00 PM Central Standard Time
Cafe Brio
502 Nichols Drive
Kansas City, MO , 64112

Join WTS-KC on February 29 for our February Luncheon Program and Annual Business Meeting with Jeff Glenn of the Mercury Alliance
 
WTS Reception Honoring Valarie J. McCall
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March 01, 2016
05:30 PM - 07:30 PM Central Standard Time
Reception honoring Ms. Valarie J. McCall, City of Cleveland's Chief of Government and International Affairs, GCRTA Board of Trustees member, and National Chair of the American Public Transportation Association.
 
March 1, 2016 Luncheon
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March 01, 2016
12:00 PM - 01:30 PM Eastern Standard Time
Scholarship Luncheon Jointly presented with HNTB
 
WTS Happy Hour
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March 01, 2016
05:30 PM - 07:00 PM Pacific Standard Time
Join WTS for happy hour with Daniel Rowe, project manager for King County’s revolutionary Right-Size Parking Tool, to discuss all this and more. Coopers Hall, 404 SE 6th Ave at 5:30pm on March 1.
 
Greater D/FW chapter: Brown Bag Tech Talks | LTRA
Event's details
March 01, 2016
11:30 AM - 01:00 PM Central Standard Time
LTRA Engineers
3320 Belt Line Rd
Farmers Branch, TX , 75234

AMERICAN SOCIETY OF HIGHWAY ENGINEERS - DFW CHAPTER AND WTS GREATER DALLAS/FORT WORTH CHAPTER PRESENTS LTRA Engineers' LiDAR Manager, Mark Eder will provide an overview of Mobile and Terrestrial LiDAR Mapping, Delivery, Ground Truthing, and GIS collection. Attendees will be able to get a glimpse LTRA's new office and view the high-tech survey equipment they are using today.
 
Mentorship Review
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March 02, 2016
05:00 PM - 06:30 PM Pacific Standard Time
Need tips to get the most out of your mentor/mentee relationship? Struggling with topics for discussion or ways in which to effectively communicate? Come and join us for a mid-cycle review to gain some tips and lessons learned from others on how to make the most out of your mentorship pairing. Also come and hear about the next mentorship events planned for the year.
 
Greater D/FW Chapter: 2016 March Board Meeting
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March 03, 2016
12:00 PM - 01:00 PM Central Standard Time
Please join us for the WTS Greater D/FW Chapter monthly board meeting.
 
Boots on the Ground, Flats in the Boardroom
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March 03, 2016
11:30 AM - 01:30 PM Eastern Standard Time
WTS Philadelphia cordially invites you to a professional development seminar: Boots on the Ground, Flats in the Boardroom A Panel and Roundtable Discussion
 
Scholarship Reception and Fundraiser
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March 03, 2016
05:00 PM - 08:00 PM Central Standard Time
Join WTS Chicago in an evening of celebration to honor the 2015-2016 scholarship recipients. Network with industry professionals and future transportation leaders and participate in a silent auction to support the WTS Foundation. All proceeds support the chapter's programs to promote the advancement of women in the transportation industry through scholarship opportunities and educational programs. Registration includes drinks and heavy appetizers.
 
"Boots on the Ground - Flats in the Boardroom"
Event's details
March 03, 2016
11:30 AM - 01:30 PM Eastern Standard Time
WTS Pittsburgh Chapter
 
WTS-GNY 2016 Dinner Program
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March 03, 2016
05:30 PM - 08:30 PM Eastern Standard Time
Please join us for dinner and a panel discussion regarding transit oriented development. The diverse group of panelist will present an overview of the program and review their experiences regarding development and redevelopment focused in the communities served by NJ Transit.
 
WTS-GNY 2016 Dinner Program
Event's details
March 03, 2016
05:30 PM - 08:30 PM Eastern Standard Time
The Heldrich
10 Livingston Avenue
New Brunswick, NJ , 08090

Please join us for dinner and a panel discussion regarding transit oriented development. The diverse group of panelist will present an overview of the program and review their experiences regarding development and redevelopment focused in the communities served by NJ Transit.
 
Breakfast Club - March 2016
Event's details
March 03, 2016
07:30 AM - 09:00 AM Mountain Standard Time
Hub and Spoke Diner, 1291 South 1100 East, Salt Lake City
 
WTS Central PA - Live Webinar Book Panel Event
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March 03, 2016
11:30 AM - 01:30 PM Eastern Standard Time
WTS Central PA will be hosting a live streaming of WTS Philadelphia's upcoming book panel for the newly released book, "Boots on the Ground, Flats in the Boardroom: Transportation Women Tell their Stories."
 
Transportation 2050 Update
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March 03, 2016
11:30 AM - 01:00 PM US Mountain Standard Time
Join WTS Phoenix to hear from City leaders regarding the implementation progress of T2050.
 
March Lunch Program
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March 04, 2016
11:30 AM - 01:00 PM Pacific Standard Time
Have you ever wondered how different behavioral styles influence communication? Are you looking for new skills to resolve conflict in the workplace? Please join the WTS Puget Sound Chapter for a luncheon focused on these two important topics.
 
Firm Visit
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March 04, 2016
12:00 PM - 02:00 PM Pacific Standard Time
We'll be hearing from planners, an engineer, and a VisCom specialist about projects they're working on or have worked on in the past, as well as their journeys along the way. We'll also be hearing from Sarah Brandenberg, one of the principals of the firm.
 
Career Development Workshop
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March 05, 2016
09:00 AM - 03:00 PM Pacific Standard Time
WTS Puget Sound would like to invite you to participate in a 6 hour career development workshop led by Judy Clarke. Judy has over 25 years of professional experience in consulting and facilitation. She has led similar workshops for the Portland chapter of WTS to rave reviews!
 
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March Joint Event
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March 07, 2016
06:00 PM - 08:00 PM Eastern Standard Time
Please join WTS Tampa Bay in an evening of networking with industry professionals and transportation leaders. The meeting will be held jointly with the National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC) and Working Women of Tampa Bay, which provides great opportunities to make new connections and hear from leaders and professionals in other industries.
 
March 8, 2016 in Greensboro
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March 08, 2016
09:00 AM - 03:00 PM Central Standard Time
Save the Date - more details to follow soon.
 
The Glass Ceiling and Creating Inclusive Workplace
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March 08, 2016
06:00 PM - 09:00 PM Central Standard Time
The WTS Glass Ceiling Committee invites you to celebrate International Women’s Day at the City Club in downtown San Francisco where we will be releasing the third installment of our longitudinal “Glass Ceiling” study initiated in 2010. Make sure the evening is on your calendar for we will not only share key findings from the most recent study but have planned a delightful opportunity to hear from Alison Dahl Crossley, Associate Director of Stanford's Clayman Institute for Gender Research.
 
Membership Drive at MDOT TSO
Event's details
March 08, 2016
12:00 PM - 01:00 PM Eastern Standard Time
Please join us on Tuesday, March 8th, at MDOT Headquarters for an opportunity to learn about the benefits of WTS membership and the Baltimore Chapter. Current Board members, including Deb Sharpless, Maryland Transportation Authority Deputy Executive Director, will be available to answer questions and to discuss their experiences. Heather Murphy, MDOT Acting Director for the Office of Planning and Capital Programming will also be in attendance to discuss her experiences with the organization.
 
WTS Professional Development - Negotiations
Event's details
March 08, 2016
05:00 PM - 07:00 PM Eastern Standard Time
Michael Baker Engineering
500 Enterprise Drive, Suite 2B
Rocky Hill, CT , 06067

What are best practices for contract negotiations? How about personal benefits or salary? Learn how to negotiate for a win-win situation for you and your company.
 
Meeting
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March 08, 2016
12:00 PM - 01:00 PM Pacific Standard Time
General meeting with a leadership activity
 
Pledging for Gender Parity
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March 09, 2016
06:00 PM - 09:00 PM Central Standard Time
Together with TfL's Women's Staff Network Group (WSNG) and the 100 Years of Women in Transport campaign (YOWIT), we are delighted to invite you to join us in a celebration of International Women's Day and to support the campaign's theme – #PledgeForParity.
 
Professional Development Series with Liz Levin
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March 09, 2016
05:30 PM - 07:30 PM Eastern Standard Time
Join COMTO as they hear from Liz Levin speak about her book, "Boots on the Ground, Flats in the Boardroom."
 
Banquet
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March 10, 2016
05:45 PM - 08:30 PM Eastern Standard Time
Waldenwoods Resort and Conference Center
2975 N. Old US-23
Hartland, MI , 48855

The night will honor the Chapter's Scholarship Winners, feature a great keynote speaker, and will be topped off with a Silent Auction to raise money for our Scholarship Fund. Please complete the Registration Form below and email to Lauren Warren (warrenla@pbworld.com) to register for the event.
 
WTS-Boston Women-Owned Small Business Roundtable
Event's details
March 10, 2016
01:00 PM - 05:00 PM Eastern Standard Time
The WTS-Boston Diversity Committee will host its first annual Boston Women-Owned Small Business Roundtable, on Thursday, March 10, 2016, from 1:00 - 5:00 pm at the State Transportation Building in downtown Boston.
 
Boulder Happy Hour
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March 10, 2016
05:30 PM - 07:00 PM Mountain Standard Time
Join us in Boulder for a happy hour to see familiar faces, meet new people and learn more about an effort to bring more WTS events to this area.
 
WTS Central Florida March Luncheon - SOLD OUT!!
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March 10, 2016
11:30 AM - 01:30 PM Eastern Standard Time
Join the WTS Central Florida Chapter as we discuss the "State of Transportation" at our March Luncheon. Lunch provided with registration. REGISTER YOUR SPOT TODAY!
 
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Museum Day Live
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March 12, 2016
All Day Event
Join hundreds of cultural institutions across the country on Saturday, March 12, 2016 for Museum Day Live! when the Smithsonian Institution celebrates a nationwide campaign to reach women and girls in underserved communities.
 
Hiking with WTS
Event's details
March 12, 2016
03:00 PM - 05:00 PM Eastern Standard Time
Hiking with WTS at San Felasco Hammock Preserve State Park, Saturday March 12th, 3:00pm. Excersise with us and take in the beauty of Gainesville! Dogs invited too!
 
March TransportationYou Event
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March 12, 2016
09:45 AM - 02:00 PM Eastern Standard Time
On March 12, 2016 Transportation YOU will be holding a College Q&A Panel for our mentees who have aspirations of applying to college.
 
Annual Recognition Program
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March 12, 2016
06:00 PM - 10:00 PM US Mountain Standard Time
WTS Phoenix Annual Recognition Program
 
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Field Trip to Jeremiah Morrow
Event's details
March 14, 2016
08:30 AM - 01:00 PM Eastern Standard Time
WTS will be hosting 18 female engineering students from Lakota East HS at the I-71 Jeremiah Morrow Bridge construction project in Oregonia, Ohio The project is Ohio's tallest bridge at 240 ft high over the Little Miami Scenic River and the first in the state to feature cast in place cantilevered construction. After the tour, a variety of civil engineers will share their specialty with the girls.
 
Pie/Pi Social and Networking Event
Event's details
March 14, 2016
03:14 PM - 05:14 PM Central Standard Time
A scholarship outreach event held at Morgan State University.
 
Branding, Impact and Visibility
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March 15, 2016
06:00 PM - 09:00 PM GMT Standard Time
Stand Out from the Crowd and Accelerate Your Success
 
WTS MN - Transportation, Advocacy, & Economic Dev.
Event's details
March 15, 2016
05:00 PM - 07:30 PM Central Standard Time
EMERGE
1101 West Broadway
Minneapolis, MN , 55411

WTS MN invites you to learn, share, and discuss the role of community organizing and engagement in transportation projects.
 
Empowering Women Author Series
Event's details
March 15, 2016
06:00 PM - 08:00 PM Central Standard Time
Join author Janette Sadik-Khan former Commissioner of NYC DOT 2007-2013 to talk about Streetfight her book on a new perspective. Breaking the street into its component parts, Streetfight has pointers on protected bike paths, crosswalk space, and visual cues to reduce speeding. Achieving such a radical overhaul wasn’t easy and Streetfight pulls back the curtain on the battles Sadik-Khan won to make her approach work.
 
WTS SDSU Chapter - Professional Development Panel
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March 15, 2016
11:30 AM - 01:00 PM Pacific Standard Time
Looking to pursue a career in transportation? Want to learn skills for the real world? The join us!
 
Southeast Rail Forum
Event's details
March 16, 2016-March 18, 2016
01:00 PM - 11:00 AM Eastern Standard Time
Sheraton Charlotte Hotel
555 S McDowell St.
Charlotte, NC , 28204

The N.C. Department of Transportation Rail Division and the WTS NC Triangle Chapter are pleased to host the 2016 Southeast Rail Forum in Charlotte to discuss ongoing freight and passenger rail initiatives in the region. The Southeast Rail Forum is a regional rail forum among five southeastern states – Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia and Florida – and the District of Columbia.
 
Southeast Rail Forum 2016
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March 16, 2016-March 18, 2016
All Day Event
WTS NC Triangle and NCDOT are partnering up to host a Southeast Rail Forum on March 16-18, 2016!
 
March of Dimes
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March 16, 2016
11:30 AM - 01:30 PM Eastern Standard Time
Join WTS at the:
 
WTS Central Florida Chapter March Board Meeting
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March 16, 2016
05:30 PM - 07:00 PM Eastern Standard Time
WTS Central Florida Chapter March Board Meeting
 
March Program Lunch
Event's details
March 16, 2016
11:30 AM - 01:00 PM Central Standard Time
March Meeting: Al Alonzi, FHWA at Maggiano's Littly Italy in The Domain 11:30 Registration 12:00-1:00 Program
 
Panel Discussion
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March 16, 2016
05:30 PM - 08:00 PM Eastern Standard Time
Join NAWIC and WTS-Maine for a night of networking and panel discussion regarding the goals of each organization and what is going on in the industries of construction and transportation!
 
Southeast Rail Forum
Event's details
March 16, 2016-March 18, 2016
01:00 PM - 11:00 AM Eastern Standard Time
Sheraton Charlotte Hotel
555 S McDowell St.
Charlotte, NC , 28204

The N.C. Department of Transportation Rail Division and the WTS NC Triangle Chapter are pleased to host the 2016 Southeast Rail Forum in Charlotte to discuss ongoing freight and passenger rail initiatives in the region. The Southeast Rail Forum is a regional rail forum among five southeastern states – Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia and Florida – and the District of Columbia.
 
Southeast Rail Forum 2016
Event's details
March 16, 2016-March 18, 2016
All Day Event
WTS NC Triangle and NCDOT are partnering up to host a Southeast Rail Forum on March 16-18, 2016!
 
Southeast Rail Forum 2016
Event's details
March 16, 2016-March 18, 2016
All Day Event
WTS NC Triangle and NCDOT are partnering up to host a Southeast Rail Forum on March 16-18, 2016!
 
Members Only: Joshua Schank, CIO, LA Metro
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March 18, 2016
07:45 AM - 10:00 AM Central Standard Time
 
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Skyway Program
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March 21, 2016
07:30 AM - 09:00 AM Pacific Standard Time
County Supervisor Ron Roberts will give a presention on the proposed skyway project to connect Downtown and Balboa Park.
 
Workshop on Personality Traits
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March 21, 2016
05:30 PM - 07:00 PM Eastern Standard Time
Marsha Anderson-Bomar, senior principal of Stantec, a transportation and planning consulting firm with offices world-wide, will be giving a workshop on the "Personality Traits". This free, interactive workshop will give you a chance to experience how to be stronger as your career progresses on the way to the boardroom. The workshop is hosted by the WTS (Advancing Women in Transportation) Florida Gator Student Chapter.
 
Grid 2.0
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March 21, 2016
11:30 AM - 01:00 PM Central Standard Time
March 21, 2015 Lunch Program (Cancelled)
 
WTS-Boston March Luncheon
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March 22, 2016
11:30 AM - 01:15 PM Eastern Standard Time
Join us as we hear from Dr. Laurie A. Leshin, President of Worcester Polytechnic Institute on "Inspiring Future Innovators".
 
WTS Puget Sound Annual Scholarship and Awards Gala
Event's details
March 22, 2016
05:00 PM - 07:00 PM Pacific Standard Time
Please join us in celebrating our outstanding scholarship winners and award recipients. Our featured speaker will be Sound Transit's CEO, Peter Rogoff. If you would like to volunteer for the WTS Annual Gala, please send an email to WTSGalaSeattle@gmail.com. We are looking forward to hearing from you!
 
2016 Transportation Forum
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March 23, 2016
08:30 AM - 03:00 PM Eastern Standard Time
Hosted by the University of Pittsburgh Center for Sustainable Transportation Infrastructure
 
Membership Matters
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March 23, 2016
06:00 PM - 08:00 PM Central Standard Time
Help WTS Houston Grow!
 
WTS Board Meeting - March 2016
Event's details
March 24, 2016
04:30 PM - 06:00 PM Mountain Standard Time
UTA, 669 West, 200 South
 
Streetcar MOF Tour
Event's details
March 24, 2016
03:30 PM - 05:30 PM Eastern Standard Time
1927 Race Street
Cincinnati, OH , 45202

Join us for a tour of the Streetcar Maintenance and Operations Facility and stay for a happy hour!
 
Port of Tampa Bay Tour
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March 24, 2016
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM Eastern Standard Time
We have a Technical Tour planned for this semester- a tour of the Port of Tampa Bay. The tour will be held on Thursday March 24th. We will have a 90 minute boat tour at 9 AM followed by a presentation in the port's boardroom on the operations of the port.
 
“How to Negotiate” with Joanne Linowes
Event's details
March 24, 2016
05:00 PM - 07:00 PM Eastern Standard Time
TranSystems
101 Arch Street, Suite 301
Boston, MA , 02110

A session exploring the "invisible" flaws that affect your ability to reach your desired goal.
 
The Future of PennDOT
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March 24, 2016
11:30 AM - 01:30 PM Eastern Standard Time
WTS Philadelphia cordially invites you to join us for a luncheon about: The Future of PennDOT District 6-0
 
Ethics for Transportation Planners and Engineers
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March 24, 2016
11:00 AM - 01:30 PM Central Standard Time
WSB and Associates
701 Xenia Avenue South, Suite 200
Minneapolis, MN , 55416

WTS MN and NCITE invite you to learn how to confront ethical dilemmas in your professional work as engineers and planners in the public arena. This session will qualify for 2 PDH (PE) and 2 CM (AICP) credits.
 
SWOhio Board Meeting
Event's details
March 25, 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.
 
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Motivational Monday Webinar - March 28
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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
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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
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March 29, 2016
11:30 AM - 01:30 PM Eastern Standard Time
 
Members meeting
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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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