Agenda

Monday, November 29th

Time Topic / Speaker
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM REGISTRATION (Outside Oasis Ballroom)
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM STATE AGENCY FORUM (open to attendees from state agencies and toll road agencies)
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM OPENING RECEPTION
DINNER ON YOUR OWN

Tuesday, November 30th

Time Topic / Speaker
7:00 AM - 8:00 AM BREAKFAST AND REGISTRATION
8:00 AM - 8:30 AM WELCOME
Peter Loughlin, Executive Director of AMOTIA
Laura Porter, President of AMOTIA
Kevin Thibault, Secretary of Transportation for Florida Department of Transportation
8:30 AM - 9:15 AM STATE DOT EXECUTIVES
Lance Simmons, Director of Engineering and Safety Operations, Texas Department of Transportation
Brad Saxon, Deputy Commissioner, Georgia Department of Transportation
Will Watts, Chief Engineer, Florida Department of Transportation
Moderator: Daniel Filer, Ferrovial Services
9:15 AM - 10:00 AM INCLUDING ITS IN ASSET MAINTENANCE CONTRACTS
Will Watts, Chief Engineer, Florida Department of Transportation
Matthew Glasser, Assistant State Traffic Engineer, Georgia Department of Transportation
Rich Hoke, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Strategy Officer, Digital Traffic Systems, Inc. (DTS)
Moderator: Chris Warren, Louis Berger Services, a WSP Company
10:00 AM BREAK
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM STRATEGIES FOR A SHRINKING LABOR MARKET
Stacey Wessel, Human Resources Business Director, Ferrovial Services North America
John Pryor, Director of Human Resources, Louis Berger Services, Member of WSP
Moderator: Cathy Schetrompf, Roy Jorgensen Associates, Inc.
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM NEW SAFETY PARADIGM AFTER THE PANDEMIC
Cary Ernest, Roy Jorgensen Associates, Inc.
James Stevenson, Director of Maintenance, Texas Department of Transportation
Moderator: Bob Gorski, Roy Jorgensen Associates, Inc.
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM LUNCH
1:00 PM - 1:45 PM HIGH TECH HIGHWAYS AND AUTONOMOUS VEHICLES
Tyler Duvall, Chief Executive Officer & Co-Founder, Cavnue
Omar Smadi, Research Scientist, CTRE/Iowa State University
Paul Carlson, Ph.D, P.E., CEO, Automated Roads
Moderator: Chris Warren, Louis Berger Services, a WSP Company
1:45 PM - 2:30 PM IMPLEMENTING THE INFRASTRUCTURE INVESTMENT FROM THE BIPARTISAN INFRASTRUCTURE BILL
Tom Everett, Executive Director, FHWA
Moderator: Peter Loughlin, AMOTIA
2:30 PM BREAK
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM FULLY AUTOMATED ACCIDENT PREVENTION FOR BRIDGES
Ilya Presman, FDI Services, Vice-President Engineering
Pablo Orozco, District Structure Maintenance Engineer, Florida Department of Transportation
Moderator: Daniel Porter, FDI Services
3:45 PM - 4:30 PM FROM WASHINGTON D.C. TO THE STATES
Interview with Jim Tymon, Executive Director, AASHTO
Moderator: Peter Loughlin, AMOTIA
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM RECEPTION / DINNER American Social (Next door to hotel)

Wednesday, December 1

Time Topic / Speaker
7:00 AM - 8:00 AM BREAKFAST
8:00 AM - 8:45 AM WORK ZONE SAFETY: CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNTIES FOR IMPROVEMENT
Dr. Jerry Ullman, Senior Research Engineer, Texas A&M Transportation Institute
Moderator: Cary Ernest, Roy Jorgensen Associates, Inc.
8:45 AM - 9:30 AM INNOVATIONS IN BRIDGE INSPECTIONS AND PRESERVATION
Masato Matsumoto, President and CEO, NEXCO-West USA, Inc.
Terry Tamutus, CEO and Founder, SMS LLC
Allen Hunter, Vice President, ChemCo Systems Inc.
Louis Fuselier, Business Development Manager, FasTrac Construction Products
Moderator: Lacy Love, Volkert
9:30 AM BREAK
9:50 AM - 10:30 AM TRUCK SHORTAGES AND THE SUPPLY CHAIN
Jean Philippe Bourque, Vice President Sales and Marketing, Alamo Group
Moderator: Daniel Filer, Ferrovial Services
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM HOW ASSET MAINTENANCE FITS INTO ALTERNATE BIDS IN TEXAS
Lance Simmons, Director of Engineering and Safety Operations, Texas Department of Transportation
Abe Henningsgaard, Vice President, Roy Jorgensen Associates, Inc.
Moderator: Howard Holland, Raba Kistner, Inc.
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM USING DATA TO DETERMINE TRANSPORATION SOLUTIONS
Sid Nair, Senior Vice President of Product, Streetlight Data
Moderator: Bob Gorski, Roy Jorgensen Associates, Inc.
Noon ADJOURN


* Agenda and Speakers may be subject to change