AASHTO Presentations

Jack Basso, Former Director of Management and Business Development

The Outlook for Reuathorizing and Financing America's Highway and Transit Programs
Presented at the 2011 David R. Goode National Transportation Policy Summit in Washington, D.C., November 29, 2011.

The Outlook for Reauthorization and Financing America's Highways
Presented to the Road Gang in Washington, D.C., September 22, 2011.

Federal Surface Transportation Authorization and Funding Update
Presented to the AASHTO Subcommittee on Internal and External Audit, 2011.

Federal Funding and Legislative Issues
Presented to the Blue Ribbon Commission on Maryland Transportation Funding, 2011.

The Outlook for Financing America's Highways
Presented to the American Council of Engineering Companies, 2011.

IBTTA Presentation
Presented to the International Bridge, Tunnel, and Turnpike Association, July, 2011.

The Funding Crisis in Transportation: Is There a Way Out?
Presented at the Eno Fellows Program in Washington, D.C., June, 2011.

Surface Transportation Authorization: The Big Picture and Legislative Update
Presented at the NASTO Annual Conference in Groton, Connecticut, June 6, 2011.

Contemporary Leadership
Presented at the AASHTO National Transportation Leadership Institute in Indianapolis, Indiana, June, 2011.

Reauthorization of the Surface Transportation Programs
Presented at the National Association of State Highway and Transportation Unions (NASHTU) Annual Conference in Washington, D.C., May 24, 2011.

Federal Funding Trends
Presented April 6, 2011.

The Federal Financing Life Cycle
Presented at the League of American Bicyclists' National Bike Summit in Washington, D.C., March 9, 2011.

Transportation Financing Issues
Presented at the Transportation for America Congressional Briefing, February 23, 2011.

Revenue Sources to fund Transportation Needs
Presented at the ATSSA 41st Annual Convention and Traffic Expo in Tampa, Florida, February 16, 2011.

Federal Funding Trends
Presented to the National Conference of State Legislatures, February 15, 2011.

Federal Funding Trends
Presented to the Delaware Transportation Trust Fund Task Force, February 15, 2011.

Overview of How Other States Fund Transportation
Presented to the Delaware Transportation Trust Fund Task Force, February 15, 2011.

The Highway Trust Fund At An Unprecedented Crossroads
Presented at Session 282 of the Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C., January 24, 2011.

The Status of Road Financing in the United States - A Time of Change
Presented at the IRF World Congress in Lisbon, Portugal on May 25, 2010.

Transportation's Impact on Agriculture
Presented to the Illinois Farm Bureau in Springfield, Illinois, February 23, 2010.

The Outlook for Reauthorization of the Surface Transportation Programs: How to Successfully Seek Projects
Presented to NAIOP, February 2, 2010.

Transportation Systems: The Outlook for Reauthorization of the Surface Transportation Programs
Presented January 26, 2010.

Surface Transportation: Current and Future Direction in the United States
Presented to PIARC, November 19, 2009.

The Future of Infrastructure
Presented at the American Chamber of Commerce Executives' Annual Convention in Raleigh, North Carolina, July 31, 2009.

Highway Funding at a Defining Moment
Presented at the National Asphalt Pavement Association's Midyear Meeting in Hilton Head, South Carolina, July 28, 2009.

ARRA Funding Compliance and Oversight: A Federal and State Prospective
Presented at the Northeast Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials 2009 Annual Meeting in Boston, Massachusetts, June 23, 2009.

The Future of Federal Funding and Understanding the Federal Trust Fund
Presented at the New York State Metropolitan Planning Organizations' Annual Conference in Albany, New York, June 4, 2009.

Contractors, State DOTs, and the Federal Government
Presented at Roads and Bridges Live in Arlington, Virginia, June 4, 2009.

 

Robert Cullen, Information Resource Manager

Early U.S. Postal Routes and the Communications Infrastructure
Presented at the Sixth Media in Transition International Conference at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge, Massachusetts, April 26, 2009.

Bob Cullen: "Food Will Win The War": Motor Trucks and the Farm-to-Table Postal Delivery Program, 1917-1918
Presented at the Third Annual Winton M. Blount Symposium on Postal History in Washington, D.C.,  September 27, 2008.

 

Shannon Eggleston, Program Director for Environmen

What is Green Transportation?
Presented at the Sustainability, Social Responsibility, Energy Conservation & Fall Maintenance Conference in Saint Louis, Missouri, October 5, 2009.

 

John Horsley, Former Executive Director

Surface Transportation Policy: Stimulus and Reauthorization
Presented to the ENO Leadership Development Conference in Washington, D.C., May 17, 2010.

Stimulus Funding and the Next Transportation Authorization Bill
Presented at the Transportation Research Forum in Washington, D.C., December 10, 2008.

Reauthorization and Climate Change
Presented to the Transportation Research Board, Session 319 in Washington, D.C., January 14, 2008.

 

Tony Kane, Former Director of Engineering and Technical Services

56th Annual AASHTO Management Conference
Presented in Tuscon, Arizona, September 10, 2012.

AASHTO Updates
Presented to the 2012 Transportation Hazards and Security Summit and Peer Exchange in Irvine, California, August 21, 2012.

MAP-21: Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act
Presented at the NLTAPA Executive Committee Meeting at the NLTAPA Annual Meeting in Dallas, Texas, July 30, 2012.

Toward Zero Deaths: The National Strategy on Highway Safety
Presented at the Tom Maze Memorial Seminar at Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa, March 23, 2012.

56th Annual AASHTO Management Conference
Presented to the 56th Annual AASHTO Management Conference in Madison, Wisconsin, July 25, 2011.

AASHTO’s Highway Safety Manual: (Planning and Implementation)
Presented at the IRF Symposium in Bucharest, Romania, May 10, 2011.

The Role of Highway Engineering Standards in the United States of America
Presented at the Middle East Regional Conference in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, November 29, 2010.

Performance Measurement/Management and Benchmarking: How to Ensure Data Reliability
Presented to the Association of Government Accountants in Baltimore, Maryland, October 13, 2010.

Towards Zero Deaths (TZD) in the USA
Presented at the GHSA Annual Meeting in Kansas City, Missouri, September 29, 2010.

Moving Towards Zero Deaths in the United States by Cutting in Half the Number of Fatalities in Two Decades
Presented at the Rhode Island Safety Summit in Newport, Rhode Island, September 20, 2010.

Reauthorization of the Surface Transportation Programs: Program Reform and New New Revenue
Presented at the APWA International Public Works Conference in Boston, Massachusetts, August 17, 2010.

Transport Sustainability - Select AASHTO Initiatives
Presented at the TRB Summer Conference, July 12, 2010.

AASHTO's Standing Committee on Performance Management: Status Report on Measures
Presented July 7, 2010 in Des Moines, Iowa. (As updated July 12, 2010.)

Cutting in Half the Number of Fatalities in Two Decades (Moving Towards Zero Deaths) in the United States
Presented at the IRF World Congress in Lisbon, Portugal on May 25, 2010.

Moving Towards Zero Deaths thru Effective Partnerships and Countermeasures
Presented at the Association of State and Territorial Health Officials' Presidential Challenge in Arlington, Virginia, May 11, 2010.

Performance Measurement/ Management and Benchmarking: AASHTO Perspective
Presented at the Transportation Association of Canada's Chief Engineers Council Meeting in Ottawa, Canada, April 12, 2010.

Moving Towards Zero Deaths thru Effective Countermeasures
Presented at the 96th Annual Transportation and Engineering Conference at the University of Illinois in Urbana, Illinois, February 23, 2010.

Authorization and Technology Sharing, and New AASHTO - NLTAPA Partnering Agreement
Presented at the TRB Annual Meeting in Washington, DC, January 2010.

AASHTO Perspectives on Use of Comparative Performance Measurement
Presented at the TRB Annual Meeting in Washington, DC, January 12, 2010.

International Scan on Performance Management - USA Implementation Priorities
Presented at the TRB Annual Meeting in Washington, DC, January 13, 2010.

National Perspective - Trends and Implications
Presented at the TRB Annual Meeting in Washington, DC, January 13, 2010.

Preliminary National Review of Interstate Highway Rest Areas
Presented at the Virginia Commonwealth Transportation Board Workshop in Richmond, Virginia, December 16, 2009.

ITS: A National and Regional Perspective
Presentated at the ITS–DC DOT Workshop in Washington, DC, December 1, 2009.

Transforming the Way We Deliver Transport Services: Exceeding Stakeholder Expectations
Presented at the 10th Annual Project Delivery Business Forum in Salem, Oregon, October 28, 2009.

Moving Towards Zero Deaths thru Effective Asset Management
Presented at the 8th National Conference on Asset Management in Portland, Oregon, October 19, 2009.

The Need for Safety Partnerships
Presented at the 2009 Operations Academy in Baltimore, Maryland, October 15, 2009.

The Future of Transportation in America: A Discussion of the New Federal Legislation
Presented at the APWA National Conference in Columbus, Ohio, September 15, 2009.

Surface Transportation Authorization: Money, Money, Money, and Money
Presented at the National Association of Towns and Townships' annual meeting in Washington, DC, September 9, 2009.

 

Joung Lee, Associate Director for Finance and Business Development

AASHTO Perspective on Highway Funding and Financing: Making the Case for Strong Federal Investment
Presented at the 2014 Innovations Conference on Asphalt and Transportation in Peoria, Illinois, April 8, 2014.

Surface Transportation Funding: Making the Case for Strong Federal Investment
Presented at the 2013 FTA Motor Fuel Tax Section Annual Meeting in Farbo, North Dakota, September 24, 2013.

Leveraging the Money: Transportation Financing and Debt
Presented at the 2013 NCSL State Transportation Summit in Atlanta, Georgia, August 12, 2013.

What's After the Gas Tax? – Transportation Revenue Options and State Funding Initiatives
Presented at the Mid America Association of State Transportation Officials 2013 Annual Meeting in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, July 17, 2013.

Surface Transportation Funding and Financing: Federal and State Program Outlook
Presented to the National Governors Association Economic Development and Commerce Committee in Washington, D.C., June 11, 2013.

Current State of Surface Transportation Funding and Finance
Presented at the 2013 AASHTO Washington Briefing in Washington, D.C., March 1, 2013.

MAP-21 and the Future of Federal Funding
Presented at the 2012 New Jersey Planning Conference in New Brunswick, New Jersey, February 1, 2013.

Transportation Funcing and Finance: A 50-State Perspective
Presented with Jaime Rall at the NCSL Fall Forum in Washington, D.C., December 7, 2012.

Federal Highway Funding and Revenue Options
Presented at the Wyoming Taxpayers' Association 75th Annual Meeting in Cheyenne, Wyoming, October 16, 2012.

AASHTO's Perspective on Public-Private Partnerships in Surface Transportation
Presented at the 2012 ARTBA P3 Conference in Washington, D.C., October 11, 2012.

Charting the Course Under MAP-21
Presented at the Bridges 2012 Conference in New York, New York, August 29, 2012.

MAP-21: Funding, Financing, and the Highway Trust Fund
Presented at the ATSSA 2012 Midyear Meeting on Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, August 24, 2012.

Public-Private Partnerships in Surface Transportation
Presented at the Public-Private Partnership Roundtable in Mount Kisco, New York, August 23, 2012.

Charting the Course Under MAP-21
Presented to the New Jersey Transportation Planning Authority in Newark, New Jersey, July 23, 2012.

Transportation Funding and Finance: Federal and State Activitiy
Presented with Jaime Rall to the New Hampshire Department of Transportation, May 3, 2012.

How States Fund and Finance Transportation in a Time of Uncertainty
Presented with Jaime Rall to the TRB Revenue and Finance (ABE) Webinar, April 23, 2012.

Transportation Funding and Financing in Other States
Presented with Jaime Rall to New Jersey TransAction in Atlantic City, New Jersey, April 11-13, 2012.

Washington Update on Federal Transportation Reauthorization: Challenges and Opportunities
Presented with Jaime Rall to New Jersey TransAction in Atlantic City, New Jersey, April 11-13, 2012.

Transportation Governance and Finance: A 50-State Review of State Legislatures and DOTs
Presented with Jaime Rall to the Transportation Finance & Policy Commission in Madison, Wisconsin, January 12, 2012.

Transportation at a Crossroads: Life After SAFETEA-LU
Presented to the National Federation of Municipal Analysts in Austin, Texas, October 21, 2011.

Transportation Governance and Finance: A 50-State Review of State Legislatures and DOTs
Presented to the Road Gang in Washington, DC, October 20, 2011.

Transportation Policy at a Crossroads: Life After SAFETEA-LU
Presented at the 2011 Wharton Transportation Executive Program in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, July 29, 2011.

Transportation Trust Funds in Other States: Are They Doing It Better?
Presented with Jaime Rall of the National Conference of State Legislatures at New Jersey TransAction 2011 in Atlantic City, New Jersey, April 7, 2011.

Federal Surface Transportation Reauthorization: Moving Beyond SAFETEA-LU
Presented at New Jersey TransAction 2011 in Atlantic City, New Jersey, April 7, 2011.

Transportation—Invest in Our Future: Revenue Sources to Fund Transportation Needs
Presented at the 41st Annual ATSSA Convention and Expo in Phoenix, Arizona, February 16, 2011.

Going the Distance: VMT Fee and Long Range Planning
Presented at the Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting in Wasthington, DC, January 26, 2011.

Transportation Funding Challenges and Opportunities: NGO and Young Member Perspective
Presented at the Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting in Wasthington, DC, January 24, 2011.

Examining the Blueprint for Surface Transportation Investment and Reform
Presented at Bridges 2010 in San Francisco, California, November 17, 2010.

A View from the State DOTs
Presented at the AMOTIA Annual Meeting in Nashville, Tennessee, September 23, 2010.

Funding and Financing: How Do You Pay for It?
Presented at the CSG-ERC Annual Meeting in Portland, Maine, August 16, 2010.

A Case for Transportation Investment: What Happens When There is No Action
Presented at Transaction 2010 in Atlantic City, New Jersey, April 30, 2010.

U.S. Transportation Market Outlook: The Road Ahead
Presented April 14, 2010.

Moving a Mountain? No, It's Just a Transportation Bill!
Presented at the NCSL Spring Forum in Washington, DC, April 10, 2010.

Transportation Reauthorization and the Future of the Bridge Industry
Presented to NACE in San Antonio, Texas, March 17, 2010.

Examining the Blueprint for Transportation Investment and Reform
Presented at Bridges 2010 in Raleigh, North Carolina, February 23, 2010.

AASHTO Update on Funding and Authorization
Presented at the NARC Transportation Finance Webinare, January 27, 2010.

Options to Consider to Ensure Necessary Revenues to Meet Oklahoma's Transportation Investment Needs
Presented to the Oklahoma Roads Task Force in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, December 10, 2009.

Transportation Institute Session: Stimulus and Authorization Update
Presented at the 2009 NCPP Annual Meeting in Phoenix, Arizona, November 19, 2009.

Opportunities in  Freight Infrastructure Financing
Presented at the 2nd Annual Bi-State Regional Freight Summit in Fort Smith, Arkansas, November 18, 2009.

The Federal Surface Transportation Bill: What's on the Horizon for the Nation?
Presented at the CSG–West 62nd Annual Meeting in Santa Fe, New Mexico, October 7, 2009.

Transportation Authorization Prospects
Presented at the AMM Infrastructure and Steel Conference in Chicago, Illinois, September 30, 2009.

Critical Issues in Transportation: National Perspective and Challenges Ahead
Presented at the 54th Annual AASHTO National Transportation Management Conference in Spokane, Washington, September 21, 2009.

Workforce Development and Succession Planning
Presented at the 2009 Solutions Summit: Public Transportation Workforce Development in Fargo, North Dakota, September 10, 2009.

Transportation Funding: Impact From the Stimulus and Reauthorization Issues
Presented at the National Association of State Budget Officers 2009 Annual Meeting in Norfolk, Virginia, August 5, 2009.

AASHTO Perspective on the Future of Transportation Infrastructure
Presented at the DHS Aging Infrastructures Workship in New York, New York, July 23, 2009.

Infrastructure Investment and Stimulus Package: The AASHTO Perspective
Presented at the DHS Aging Infrastructures Workship in New York, New York, July 22, 2009.

 

Janet Oakley, Former Director of Policy and Government Relations

The Outlook for Highway and Transit Reauthorization & Funding
Presented to the Economic Development Council of Bloomington and Normal, Illinois, March 6, 2012.

The Outlook for Highway and Transit Reauthorization & Funding
Presented at the LTAP Indiana Annual County Bridge Conference in West Lafayette, Indiana, January 19, 2012.

Surface Transportation Reauthorization: Today's State of Play
Presented at the 65th Annual Ohio Transportation Engineering Conference in Columbus, Ohio, October 25, 2011.

Surface Transportation Reauthorization
Presented at the 56th Annual Transportation Management Conference, in Annapolis, Maryland, October 24, 2011

Surface Transportation Reauthorization
Presented at the 2011 Pennsylvania Planning Partners' Annual Meeting in State College, Pennsylvania, October 20, 2011.

Surface Transportation Reauthorization: Today's State of Play
Presented at the WASHTO Annual Meeting in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, July 20, 2011.

Surface Transportation Reauthorization: At a Crossroad
Presented at the New Mexico Engineers Conference in Las Cruces, New Mexico, April 28, 2011

Critical Issues in Transportation

Presented at the 55th Annual AASHTO Transportation Management Conference in Ithica, New York, October 18, 2010.

Surface Transportation: The View from AASHTO 
Presented at the 21st Annual Tampa Bay Supersession in Tampa, Florida, September 30, 2010.

State and Provincial Strategies to Foster Multimodal Transportation Systems
Presented at the CSG Midwestern Legislative Conference in Toronto, Ontario, August 9, 2010.

The Outlook for Reauthorizing Transportation: Getting to Yes
Presented to the National Association of RV Parks and Campgrounds, April 28, 2010.

 

Leo Penne, Former Program Director for Intermodal Activities

State Policy Roles for Supply Chain Logistics
Presented at the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals Annual Global Conference in Denver, Colorado, October 6, 2008.

State Rail Programs: An Overview of What's Available to Small Railroads
Presented at the American Short Line Railroad Association Central Pacific Region Meeting in New Orleans, Louisiana, September 30, 2008.

Freight Transportation at AASHTO 
Presented to the Marine Transportation System National Advisory Committee, September 17, 2008.

 

Mark Norman, Director of TRB Technical Activities Division

Training Leaders To Build Tomorrow's Transportation Workforce
Presented at the IRF World Congress in Lisbon, Portugal on May 25, 2010.