Transaction Conference

Stirling, NJ, United States

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Tuesday, February 11, 2020, 10:21 a.m. CST

Moving Gateway Forward

5

Well informed speakers on the vision for the Gateway Program.

Tuesday, February 11, 2020, 10:09 a.m. CST

NJ TRANSIT: Major Capital Projects: 2018 and Beyond

5

Well informed speakers.

Tuesday, February 11, 2020, 9:49 a.m. CST

NJ TRANSIT: Hudson Tunnel Project Design and NEPA

5

We had a great panel discussion on the HTP and the NEPA process with this project.

Tuesday, November 12, 2019, 9:42 a.m. CST

Positive Train Control Report on NJ TRANSITS Progress to a December 31, 2020 deadline

4

Very dry

Tuesday, November 12, 2019, 9:32 a.m. CST

Saving Lives with the Use of High Friction Surfacing Techniques

5

Lots of great technical but practical information.

Wednesday, September 4, 2019, 3:10 p.m. CDT

Preparing for the Future of Parking

4

Interesting consideration of parking and parking structures with relation to TNC and future of automated vehicles impact to vehicle use and storage.

Wednesday, September 4, 2019, 2:44 p.m. CDT

Central Jersey Transportation Forum Past, Current and Future Projects

4

This session was held from 5 PM to 6 PM not 4 PM to 5 PM.

Monday, May 20, 2019, 3:03 p.m. CDT

General Session: Marijuana Legalization and the Impact on Transportation, Planning, Engineering Your employees and New Jersey

4

Excellent and informative overview of the subject.

Wednesday, May 8, 2019, 3:35 p.m. CDT

Testifying Skills from Experts AICP Planning Legal

5

Excellent panel. Even though legal testimony is not a recurring part of my job, I really learned quite a bit.

Tuesday, April 30, 2019, 7:27 a.m. CDT

Best of the NJTPA Sub-regional Studies Local Projects Advancing LOng Range Goals

5

These NJTPA funded studies have a real effect on planning in North Jersey, and many are applicable outside of the North Jersey Region. Listening to other subregions discuss what they've done provides guidance and inspiration for future studies.

Tuesday, April 23, 2019, 2:40 p.m. CDT

Engineering Our Future: The Imporance of Student Engagement

5

Very impressive discussion on student involvement from both the professional and student perspective.

Tuesday, April 23, 2019, 2:34 p.m. CDT

Emerging Topics in Environmental permitting for Bridge Projects

5

Excellent presenters on permitting issues not normally found on freshwater bridge crossing projects.

Tuesday, April 23, 2019, 2:26 p.m. CDT

Making History: The Goethals, Bayonne and Trenton Makes Bridges

5

Excellent historic presentation on three key bridge crossings.

Tuesday, April 23, 2019, 2:18 p.m. CDT

General Session: Marijuana Legalization and the Impact on Transportation, Planning, Engineering Your employees and New Jersey

5

Informative with new information on pending legislation that will be useful in planning decisions.

Tuesday, April 23, 2019, 2:14 p.m. CDT

Testifying Skills from Experts AICP Planning Legal

5

Excellent overview of the issues related to being an expert witness.

Tuesday, April 23, 2019, 1:53 p.m. CDT

The Gateway Program - Progress Through Partnership

5

Excellent and informative as to the status and problems associated with funding this critical infrastructure porject

Saturday, April 20, 2019, 5 p.m. CDT

General Session: Marijuana Legalization and the Impact on Transportation, Planning, Engineering Your employees and New Jersey

5

Excellent very informative

Saturday, April 20, 2019, 4:54 p.m. CDT

Testifying Skills from Experts AICP Planning Legal

5

Very informative

Saturday, April 20, 2019, 4:50 p.m. CDT

Testifying Skills from Experts AICP Planning Legal

5

Outstanding seminar, incredibly talented speakers.

Thursday, April 18, 2019, 12:02 p.m. CDT

The Future is Now transportation and Technology Game Changers

5

Great session.

Wednesday, April 17, 2019, 2:02 p.m. CDT

Safe Senior Mobility

5

Excellent presenters and perspectives.

Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 2:03 p.m. CDT

Priority Investment in Sustainable Development and Redevelopment, Lessons from Somerset County

4

It was an informative discussion of cooperative efforts between Planning and Economic Development agencies in Somerset County.

Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 2 p.m. CDT

An Uncomfortable Truth: Assessing Hurricane Preparedness in New Jersey Five Years After Superstorm Sandy

4

It was a good overview of lessons from Superstorm Sandy and discussion of practices to become more resilient.

Wednesday, May 2, 2018, 3:36 p.m. CDT

Improving Resilience through Asset Management

5

Excellent presentation on a new and very useful modelling tool for forecasting the magnitude of future climatic events and how to best avoid potential asset losses.

Wednesday, May 2, 2018, 3:34 p.m. CDT

Revisioning and Repositioning Infrastructure for Development and Economic Vitality

4

Informative with much take away data and methodologies to identify infrastructure assets and their economic values and vitality.

Wednesday, May 2, 2018, 3:31 p.m. CDT

NEC FUTURE - To the Record of Decision and Beyond

5

Great presentation and speakers with excellent update on this major project with some disapointing information regarding project funding.

Wednesday, May 2, 2018, 3:26 p.m. CDT

An Uncomfortable Truth: Assessing Hurricane Preparedness in New Jersey Five Years After Superstorm Sandy

5

Excellent presentation on the status of program and implementation after the storm and what remains to be done.

Wednesday, May 2, 2018, 3:13 p.m. CDT

NJ TRANSIT: Hudson Tunnel Project Design and NEPA

5

Really enjoyed the detail and information provided on this important regional and national project.

Wednesday, May 2, 2018, 3:05 p.m. CDT

TransConOpps Contracting Opportunities for A/E/C/Env (Parts 1 & 2)

4

Standard discussion on opportunities with these agencies.

Wednesday, May 2, 2018, 3:02 p.m. CDT

NJ Turnpike Authority Replacement of the Garden State Parkway Bridge over Great Egg Harbor and Drag Channel Atlantic and Cape May counties permitting and construction oversight

5

Interesting and exceptional discussion on design and environmental issues associated with this complex project.

Wednesday, May 2, 2018, 2:58 p.m. CDT

Ethics Training for Planner and Engineering Credits - Parts 1 and 2

5

Educational and inspiriing

Thursday, April 26, 2018, 4:19 p.m. CDT

How Autonomous Vehicles Will Change Our Roads & Our Communities

5

Dynamic presentation.

Monday, April 23, 2018, 12:41 p.m. CDT

Autonomous Driving Is Coming – Will New Jersey Be Ready?

5

excellent presentation the latest information related to autonomous cars

Monday, April 23, 2018, 12:34 p.m. CDT

Plugging in the Transportation Future: The Electric Vehicle Revolution

5

very informative about this soon to come to maturity technology

Friday, April 20, 2018, 11:06 a.m. CDT

Autonomous Driving Is Coming – Will New Jersey Be Ready?

5

Excellent session with very good speakers. I think the area of autonomous vehicles and how we plan for them is one of the most interesting topics in the transportation planning business.

Friday, April 20, 2018, 11:04 a.m. CDT

Funding Trails in New Jersey

5

I thought this was one of the best sessions at the conference. The speakers were knowledgable and it was easy to follow. It also showed some real projects where planning really was effective (i.e., led to successful projects), which unfortunately, is not always the case.

Friday, April 20, 2018, 10:55 a.m. CDT

Federal Transportation Policy and Funding Outlook

4

Very good session on a topic that is very important (Federal funding) but can be somewhat dense at times. However, the speakers all did a very good job at summarizing a lot of details into concise, clear, speaking points.

Friday, April 20, 2018, 10:52 a.m. CDT

Lead, Follow, or Get Out of the Way – Societal Implications of Coming Mobility Changes

5

As with most of these sessions, very informative, timely, and all excellent speakers.

Friday, April 20, 2018, 10:51 a.m. CDT

An Uncomfortable Truth: Assessing Hurricane Preparedness in New Jersey Five Years After Superstorm Sandy

5

My presentation aside, I think this was an excellent session on a very timely topic. We highlighted numerous resilience projects in two NJ coastal counties, Atlantic and Cape May, that experienced a lot of damage not just from Superstorm Sandy, but numerous other hurricanes and Nor'easters throughout the years.

Friday, April 20, 2018, 10:44 a.m. CDT

Tech Tools for Planning – An Expo

3

Like most of the TransAction 2018 sessions that I attended, very good event with good speakers. There was one particular application, NJRideshare.com, that I think could be very useful to our agency and our residents.

Friday, April 20, 2018, 10:39 a.m. CDT

Improving Resilience through Asset Management

5

Very good session with good speakers.

Friday, April 20, 2018, 10:32 a.m. CDT

Ethics Training for Planner and Engineering Credits - Parts 1 and 2

5

Excellent event. I think Paul Larousse was a very good instructor and provided a lot of good examples.

Monday, January 8, 2018, 1:53 p.m. CST

2017 Transaction Conference #31

5

Industry leaders in transit practice with a record of public service.

Monday, January 8, 2018, 1:40 p.m. CST

2017 Transaction Conference # 51

5

Good attendance at this session. The attendees were engaged and asked pertinent questions about the Hudson Tunnel Project and the Gateway Program.

Thursday, May 18, 2017, 2:48 p.m. CDT

2017 Transaction Conference #73

4

This event was a snapshot of the Transit Village program in New Jersey, and included some discussion of Transit Oriented Development (TOD) work in East Orange, as well as some thoughts on the future of TOD in New Jersey.

Friday, April 21, 2017, 9:50 a.m. CDT

2017 Transaction Conference #3

4

It was great session.

Wednesday, April 12, 2017, 4:28 p.m. CDT

2017 Transaction Conference #12

5

Brilliant.

Wednesday, April 12, 2017, 11:50 a.m. CDT

2017 Tranasction Conference #40

5

Engaged audience. Lots of questions asked.

Tuesday, April 11, 2017, 1:43 p.m. CDT

2017 Transaction Conference #31

5

Always a highlight of the conference. Fantastic dialog.

Tuesday, April 11, 2017, 1:41 p.m. CDT

2017 Transaction Conference #15

5

Very interesting and practical.

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