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Registration open for Summit on Transforming Transportation

March 3, 2011

Registration is now open for the inaugural Transforming Transportation: Economies and Communities summit, scheduled April 7-9 in Detroit, Michigan.

Business and labor leaders, policymakers, innovators, and research scholars from the United States and abroad will convene at the summit. Participants will collaborate to advance knowledge, systems, and solutions that can transform the future of transportation and revitalize economies and communities in Michigan and beyond. To register, see TTEC Summit Registration.

Program themes will explore sustainability, climate change, and energy efficiency; safety, national security, and resilience related to movement of people and goods; emerging new mobility enterprises and employment trends and opportunities; organized labor and the future of transport; rail and supply chain management; and values, culture, and social science of our transportation choices and systems.

The summit is hosted by Sustainable Mobility and Accessibility Research and Transformation (SMART) and the University Research Corridor (URC), a collaboration of the University of Michigan, Michigan State University, and Wayne State University.