for the
10th Annual (and Best Ever)
hat You Need to Know About Transportation

Program and Reception
September 30, 2014

The Northern Virginia Transportation Alliance is proud to announce its:

10th Annual What You Need to Know about Transportation Seminar
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
4:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Capital One Auditorium 
1680 Capital One Drive, McLean, VA 
(Adjacent to the new McLean Silver Line Station)

This year's theme is Regional Priorities and Prioritization and the program will include presentations on prioritization of Virginia's Six-Year Improvement, Rating Northern Virginia Projects for Congestion Reduction, I-66, Metro's most important strategic investments, the status of major Northern Virginia highway projects, and VRE's priority list.

Speakers include:

  • Virginia Transportation Secretary Aubrey L. Layne, Jr.
  • Virginia Deputy Transportation Secretary Nick Donohue
  • Virginia Department of Transportation Commissioner Charlie Kilpatrick
  • WMATA CEO and General Manager Richard Sarles
  • VDOT Northern Virginia District Administrator Helen Cuervo
  • Hampton Roads Transportation Planning Organization Interim Executive Director Camelia Ravanbakht, PhD
  • Virginia Railway Express CEO Doug Allen

No challenge is more important to Virginia's future than transportation. And no program will provide more insight as to what's being done and needs to be done to ensure new state and regional dollars are invested wisely.

Ticket prices are $50 for Alliance members; $65 for non-members. For student ticket discount or other information contact the Alliance:

Sponsorship opportunities are still available.To register and for more information on sponsorships, click here.

ECS Mid-Atlantic, LLC
Washington Airports Task Force

AAA Mid-Atlantic - Dewberry - Gorove / Slade
Guernsey - Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Loudoun County Economic Development
95 Express Lanes - Shockey Precast
Superior PavingWalsh Colucci Emrich & Walsh

*as of August 22, 2014


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2013  What You Need to Know about Transportation Seminar
For presentation summaries click here.
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2011 Survey of Metropolitan Washington Area Transportation Professionals on
Regional Transportation Priorities - Final Report

2011: Virginia's Transportation Funding Crisis (UVA Weldon Cooper Center)
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10th Annual What You Need to Know about Transportation Seminar
September 30, 2014


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  Fact: 82% of all daily trips in this area are by automobile, 11% by walking or bicycle and 7% by bus or rail.
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