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IBTTA Legislative Conference

March 7-8, 2011 | Washington, DC

Final Agenda (PDF)
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Monday, March 7, 2011 to Tuesday, March 8, 2011
Session Date: 
Monday, March 7, 2011
Session Description: 

Setting the Stage

  • Patrick Jones, International Bridge, Tunnel and Turnpike Association
  • Frank McCartney, Delware River Joint Toll Bridge Commission & IBTTA
  • Mark Muriello, The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey

The Context for Transportation Policy Making in a Volatile Environment 

  • Fawn Johnson, National Journal Group
  • Josh Mitchell, Dow Jones/The Wall Street Journal
  • Lisa Caruso, Bloomberg Government Transportation Regulation Team

Getting It Done: The Power of Coalitions

MODERATOR: William Moore, Transportation Transformation Group (T2)

  • Janet Kavinoky, US Chamber of Congress
  • George Shoener, I-95 Corridor Coalition
  • Barbara Rohde, Mileage Based User Fee Alliance

Look and Feel of the New Congress

MODERATOR: M. Robert "Bob" Carr, Dow Lohnes PLLC

  • Peter Loughlin, Loughlin Enterprises LLC & AMOTIA
  • Ken Orski, Innovation NewsBriefs
  • Alex Herrgott, US Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works
  • Jim Tymon, House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

State DOTs and Toll Agencies

MODERATOR: Victoria Cross Kelly, Parsons Brickerhoff

Unlocking Federal Financing Programs

MODERATOR: Tamar Henkin, High Street Consulting Group

  • Bryan Grote, Mercator Advisors LLC
  • Geoffrey Yarema, Nossaman Law Firm
  • Jeffrey Shane, Hogan Lovells, US LLP

Getting to Interoperability 

MODERATOR: Linda Spock, Spock Solutions

  • JJ Eden, AECOM [presentation]
  • Martin Stone, AICP, Tampa Hillsborough Expressway Authority
  • PJ Wilkins, E-Z Pass Group
  • Ian Grossman, American Association of Motor Vehicles Administrators (AAMVA)


Session Date: 
Tuesday, March 8, 2011
Session Description: 

Innovations in Transportation Funding and Operations at the State Level

MODERATOR: Jack Basso, American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials

  • George Campbell, New Hampshire DOT [presentation]
  • Pete Rahn, HNTB Corporation [presentation]
  • Gail Lewis, Arizona DOT [presentation]

What's Next for the Transportation Policy Agenda?

MODERATOR: Joshua Schank, Ph.D., Eno Transportation Foundation

  • Susan Binder, Cambridge Systematics
  • Robert Atkinson, Ph.D., Information Technology and Innovation Foundation
  • Kathy Ruffalo, Ruffalo and Associates
  • Tyler Duvall, McKinsey & Company
  • Bob Poole, Reason Foundation
  • Mortimer Downey, Parsons Brinckerhoff
  • Polly Trottenberg, US DOT

Environment and Livable Communities 

MODERATOR: Mike Heiligenstein, Central Texas Regional Mobility Authority

  • Michael Replogle, Institute for Transportation & Development Policy
  • Laura Barrett, Gamaliel Foundation
  • Beth Osborne, US DOT
  • Jose Luis Moscovich, San Francisco County Transportation Authority [presentation]

Primer for State and Local Governments

MODERATOR: Thomas Bamonte, Illinois Tollway 

  • Ron Kirby, Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments
  • Dennis Enright, NW Financial Group [presentation]
  • Jane Hayse, Atlanta Regional Commission (ARC)
  • Senator Mark Norris, Tennessee Senate

The Press for VMT, "aka" Mileage Based User Fees

MODERATOR: Marcelle Jones, Jacobs Engineering Group [presentation]

  • Liisa Ecola, Rand Corporation
  • Samuel Staley, Ph.D., Reason Foundation
  • Ed Regan, Wilbur Smith Associates

Public Private Parternships

MODERATOR: Pamela Bailey-Campbell, Jacobs Engineering Group

  • Ken Daley, Transurban
  • D.J. Gribbin, Macquarie Capital Advisors
  • Jeffrey Parker, Jeffrey A. Parker & Associates Inc.