Pedestrian Rail Safety Symposium Agenda

June 22, 2010

Time

Topic & Speaker

1:00 PM

Call to Order and Symposium Introduction

Ian Savage, Assistant Chair, Department of Economics, Northwestern University and Professor of Transportation, The Transportation Center

1:10 PM

Opening Remarks and Setting the Stage


James J. Cowhey Jr.
, Mayor, City of Lake Forest

Norm Carlson
, Chairman, Carlson Consulting International LLC and Moderator, Transportation Center Sandhouse Rail Group

1:30 PM

Presentations

Reilly McCarren, National Chair, Operation Lifesaver

Michael Bennett, Federal Railroad Administration


Ian Savage, Transportation Center, Northwestern University

Clarke Caywood, Professor of Integrated Marketing Communications, Medill School of Journalism, Northwestern University

2:15 PM

Break

2:30 PM

Breakout Discussion Groups

3:45 PM

Reconvene to Plenary Session

4:00 PM

Breakout Group Presentations

4:45 PM

Concluding Remarks and Next Steps - Norm Carlson

5:00 PM

Formal Adjournment