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Central & Pacific Region

Agenda

Tuesday, October 25

  • 11:00 AM - 6:30 PM Registration Open
  • 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM Tabletop Sponsor Set Up
  • 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Young Professionals Social Hour
  • 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM Opening Reception with Sponsors

Wednesday, October 26

  • 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM Registration Open
  • 7:30 AM - 8:00 AM Networking Breakfast with Sponsors
  • 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM General Session
    • Introduction and Central & Pacific President's Awards presented by Kristen Bevil, General Counsel, Pioneer Lines, Inc. and Central Region Board VP, ASLRRA & Otis Cliatt, President, Pacific Harbor Line, Inc. and Pacific Region Board VP
    • EPA SmartWay, Kathleen Martz, US EPA SmartWay & Supply Chains Program Center
    • Class 1 Update, UP/KCS/BNSF
    • Railroad Retirement Board, Thomas Jayne, Management Member of the Board and Robert Perbohner, Counsel to the Management Member, Railroad Retirement Board
    • SLSI Update, Tom Murta, Executive Director, Short Line Safety Institute and SLSI Team 
  • 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Networking Lunch with Sponsors
  • 1:00 PM - 2:35 PM Breakout Sessions
    • Railroad Hazmat Issues, Matt Graham, Union Pacific
    • Federal Motor Carriers Clearinghouse Requirements, Holly Rainwater, Vice President of Drug and Alcohol Programs, and Katie Inouye, President, Spark Training Solutions 
    • Conductor Certification Audit Review, Kevin Lewis, Engineer and Conductor Certification, Federal Railroad Administration
    • ESG 102, Sean Strong, AVP, Environmental, Watco
  • 2:35 PM - 3:05 PM Networking Break with Sponsors
  • 3:05 PM - 4:00 PM Breakout Sessions
    • Design and Construction of the Merchants Mississippi River Bridge, Kevin Eisenbeis, PE, SE & Jeff Jobe, Burns & McDonnell
    • Switching Operations Fatalities Analysis, Brian Reilly, Specialist, Railroad Safety Partnerships Division, Federal Railroad Administration
  • 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Sandhouse Sessions: Central Region, Pacific Region, and Suppliers

Thursday, October 27

  • 7:30 AM - 12:00 PM Registration Open
  • 7:30 AM - 8:00 AM Networking Breakfast with Sponsors
  • 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM General Session
    • Introductions and Announcements by Otis Cliatt & Kristin Bevil
    • Short Line Leader’s Panel moderated by Chuck Baker
    • Class 1 Update: UP/BNSF/KCS
    • Discussion with a Shipper, Ross Corthell, Packaging Corporation of America with Stefan Loeb
    • One Person Crews, Bob Babcock, Sr. Vice President, Operations, Indiana Rail Road
    • Transload Panel

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Registration Rates

 

 

 

DATE:
October 25-27, 2022
 

LOCATION:
Hyatt Regency Milwaukee
333 West Kilbourn Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53203
 

HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS:
Hyatt Regency Milwaukee
333 West Kilbourn Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53203
(414) 276-1234
Reserve a Room
 

Please help us by booking your hotel room within our ASLRRA block at the Hyatt Regency Atlanta.

We pay penalties if we do not fill our block. Use the link provided or provide the Group Code if booking by phone.

Group Code: G-ASLR
Room Rate: $161
Deadline for Discounted Room: Monday, September 26
 

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