Transportation

Past event

Faster, Smarter, Cleaner, Greener: Developing the Transportation Workforce of the Future

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Fri, Apr 29 2016 - 9:00am

Thought leaders in transportation technology and workforce development come together for this full-day workforce development summit on emerging career pathways in transportation and how to prepare the next generation of workers. How can schools work with industry leaders to ensure relevant education and training programs? What specialized skills will be needed to plan and construct a world-class transit system? Which technologies will be critical in developing clean, efficient freight transportation systems that can compete at the regional, state and national levels? Read more »

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Fund Federal Transportation Investment Now

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Fri, Jun 26 2015 - 9:00am

Welcome remarks by:
Hon. Norman Mineta, US Secretary of Transportation (ret)

Keynote address by:
Hon. Jim Beall, California State Senator (D) Read more »

Past event

Regional Transit Governance Seminar

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Tue, Mar 31 2015 - 8:30am
Metropolitan regions are the economic engines of our nation and public transit is the machinery that enables the largest metropolitan areas to function, compete effectively for employers and labor, and foster innovation. The ability of transit organizations to respond to changing and expanding demands varies across the industry and is shaped to a large extent by individual governance and organizational structures.
Past event

Oil Ahead

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Mon, Jan 12 2015 - 12:00pm

Angus Gillespie, VP for CO2, Shell Oil Company
Mary Nichols, Chair, California Air Resources Board
Lou Allstadt, Former Executive Vice President, Mobil Oil; Member, Citizens Climate Lobby Read more »

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Mineta National Policy Summit

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Fri, Jun 20 2014 - 9:00am

Introduction by Norman Y. Mineta, U.S. Secretary of Transportation (retired)
Keynote Address by Therese McMillan, Federal Transit Deputy Administrator
Asha Weinstein Agrawal, Director, MTI National Transportation Finance Center Read more »

Past event

Dan Richard: High-Speed Rail and the Future of Transportation in California

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Tue, Apr 15 2014 - 6:00pm

Dan Richard, Board Chair, California High-Speed Rail Authority Read more »

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Transportation Secretary

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Sat, Jun 24 2000

Slater, Rodney E.

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Sputnik Journey

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Tue, May 8 1962

- Soviet cosmonaut

 

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The Bay Area`s Parking and Transit Crisis

Fri, Jul 19 1957

- Builder and president, Downtown Center Garage, San Francisco; director, National Parking Association; vice president, West Coast Parking Association

 

podcast

James Letz: The Future of Cars and the Auto Industry

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The Future of Cars and the Auto Industry

James Lentz, President/COO, Toyota, USA, Inc.

Toyota is known for creativity and a commitment to sustainable development, but is it enough in today's ultra-competitive globalized car industry? Come hear the unique perspective of industry veteran Lentz, who launched the innovative Scion brand in 2001, on what automakers are doing to ensure vehicles are a benefit, not a burden, to society and what future designs may be on the horizon. Read more »

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