2009 Summit Agenda

12:30 pm – Registration

1:00 pm – Welcome & Summit Overview

  • Charles Bone, CRT Moderator

1:15 pm – Regional Growth & Development Patterns

  • John Fregonese & Glen Bolen – Fregonese & Associates
  • Michael Skipper – Nashville Area MPO

1:45 pm – Regional Transit System Development Case Studies

Charlotte North Carolina Region

  • The Honorable Patrick McCrory – Mayor of Charlotte, NC

Austin Texas Region

  • Brandon Janes – Austin Chamber of Commerce

Denver Colorado Region

  • Cal Marsella – Denver Regional Transportation District

3:30 pm – Break

3:45 pm – Keynote Presentation

  • Introduction by TDOT Commissioner Gerald Nicely
  • US Congressman Jim Cooper

4:15 pm – Regional Mayors Panel on Regional Transit Efforts

  • The Honorable Rogers Anderson – Mayor of Williamson County
  • The Honorable Karl Dean – Mayor of Nashville/Davidson County
  • The Honorable Scott Foster – Mayor of Hendersonville
  • The Honorable Jo Ann Graves – Mayor of Gallatin
  • The Honorable John E. Piper – Mayor of Clarksville
  • The Honorable John Schroer – Mayor of Franklin
  • Michael Skipper – Moderator

4:45 pm – Regional Call to Action

  • The Honorable Karl Dean – Mayor of Nashville/Davidson County

5:00 pm - Conclusion & Awards of Leadership in Regional Thinking & Action

  • Ed Cole – TN Department of Transportation

5:30 pm – Reception

 

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