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 Schedule At-A-Glance

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Sunday, February 25   Monday, February 26   Tuesday, February 27   

Sunday, February 25

9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Registration

DCC Foyer, Desert Conference Center, Riviera Palm Springs
10 - 10:30 a.m.

Welcome & Seminar Overview

El Dorado Room, Desert Conference Center, Riviera Palm Springs
10:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Legislative Update

El Dorado Room, Desert Conference Center, Riviera Palm Springs
11:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Break (pick up lunch)

DCC Foyer, Desert Conference Center, Riviera Palm Springs
12 - 12:30 p.m.

Welcome to Palm Springs

El Dorado Room, Desert Conference Center, Riviera Palm Springs
12:30 - 3 p.m.

Lunch & Roundtable Discussion

El Dorado Room, Desert Conference Center, Riviera Palm Springs
(Discussion Topic TBA)
3 - 4 p.m.

Harnessing Data to Benefit the Transit Agency: Real Time, Fare Media, Ridership, and More

El Dorado Room, Desert Conference Center, Riviera Palm Springs
4 - 5 p.m.

A Conversation with the FTA Chief Counsel

El Dorado Room, Desert Conference Center, Riviera Palm Springs
5:30 - 6:30 p.m.

Opening Reception

Wexler Garden, Between Buildings 6 and 7, Riviera Palm Springs
Sponsored by Kaplan Kirsch & Rockwell
 
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Monday, February 26

7:30 - 8:30 a.m.

Continental Breakfast

El Dorado Patio, Desert Conference Center, Riviera Palm Springs
8 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Registration

DCC Foyer, Desert Conference Center, Riviera Palm Springs
8:30 - 10 a.m.

Transit Agency Legal Office Management & General Counsel Goals and Performance - Best Practices

El Dorado Room, Desert Conference Center, Riviera Palm Springs
10 - 11 a.m.

Role of General Counsel in Closed and Open Sessions

El Dorado Room, Desert Conference Center, Riviera Palm Springs
11 - 11:15 a.m.

Break (pick up lunch)

DCC Foyer, Desert Conference Center, Riviera Palm Springs
11:15 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Working Lunch

El Dorado Room, Desert Conference Center, Riviera Palm Springs
Guest Speaker: Lauren Skiver, CEO/General Manager, SunLine Transit Agency, Thousand Palms, CA
 
Sponsored by Hanson Bridgett, LLP 
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12 - 1:30 p.m.

Security Session: Update on Physical & Cyber Security Developments

El Dorado Room, Desert Conference Center, Riviera Palm Springs
1:30 - 2:30 p.m.

Detroit Department of Transportation: A Case Study in Procurement and Civil Rights Challenges

El Dorado Room, Desert Conference Center, Riviera Palm Springs
2:30 - 3:30 p.m.

Educational Sessions

  • P3s/Infrastructure Development

    El Dorado Room, Desert Conference Center, Riviera Palm Springs
  • P3s/Infrastructure Development

    El Dorado Room, Desert Conference Center, Riviera Palm Springs
3:30 - 3:45 p.m.

Break

El Dorado Patio, Desert Conference Center, Riviera Palm Springs
Sponsored by Venable, LLP
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3:45 - 4:45 p.m.

Collaboration between Transit Agencies and Transportation Network Companies: Opportunities and Challenges

El Dorado Room, Desert Conference Center, Riviera Palm Springs
5:30 - 7:30 p.m.

Reception at Palm Springs Art Museum

Sponsored by Thompson Coburn, LLP
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Tuesday, February 27

7:30 - 8:30 a.m.

Continental Breakfast

El Dorado Patio, Desert Conference Center, Riviera Palm Springs
8:30 - 11 a.m.

Registration

DCC Foyer, Desert Conference Center, Riviera Palm Springs
9 - 10 a.m.

Labor & 13c Panel

El Dorado Room, Desert Conference Center, Riviera Palm Springs
10 - 11 a.m.

FTA’s Top Ten Triennial Review Findings

El Dorado Room, Desert Conference Center, Riviera Palm Springs
11 - 11:15 a.m.

Break

El Dorado Patio, Desert Conference Center, Riviera Palm Springs
Co-sponsored by Apperson Crump PLC
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11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Rail Session: The Times They Keep a' Changin'…

El Dorado Room, Desert Conference Center, Riviera Palm Springs
12:15 - 1:15 p.m.

Ethics & Professional Responsibility

El Dorado Room, Desert Conference Center, Riviera Palm Springs
1:15 - 1:30 p.m.

Closing Session

El Dorado Room, Desert Conference Center, Riviera Palm Springs
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