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|Accelerating Infrastructure Innovations|
Publication Number: FHWA-HRT-08-010
Date: January/February 2008
Coming soon to a city near you: the Federal Highway Administration's (FHWA) 2008 Regional Asset Management Conferences. The free conferences are designed to bring the latest transportation asset management technologies, research, and best practices to State, Federal, and local practitioners; researchers; and others across the country. "Participants will be able to learn about new tools and techniques and also share their own experiences in using asset management," says Francine Shaw-Whitson of FHWA's Office of Asset Management.
The 1.5-day conferences will be held in Boston, Massachusetts (April 23-24); Rapid City, South Dakota (May 6-7); Las Vegas, Nevada (June 18-19); and Albuquerque, New Mexico (September 10-11). The first day of the conference will feature an overview of various asset management topics and a short presentation on best practices. Day two will provide more indepth information on topic areas, as well as offer the opportunity for participants to share their stories and participate in specialized training sessions. Conference topics will include:
To register, visit www.fhwa.dot.gov/infrastructure/asstmgmt/ramc.cfm. For more information, contact Francine Shaw-Whitson at FHWA, 202-366-8028 (email: firstname.lastname@example.org).
|FHWA's regional conferences will cover the latest transportation asset management technologies, research, and best practices.|