Moving with Technology 2016


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Each year ACEC-British Columbia, the Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure, and TransLink co-host a one day transportation conference showcasing the future direction and trends surrounding the province's transportation plans.

Moving with Technology will look at current technological trends, and where future technologies may lead us, with a focus on connected and autonomous vehicles.

Sponsor P

Asttbc 400

HMM 400

Wsp Mmm 400

Sponsor E

Bcit 400

Sponsor G


   Bunt 354

 Ch2m 400

Gnec 400

Jensenhughes 400

Pbx 400

Stantec 400

Tetra Tech

   Thurber Engineering Ltd.

Transoft 220

  Wsp 400

Sponsor S

 Aecom 400

 Aelogo 400

Armtec 400

Cobra 400

  Dmd 400

Dynamex 400

Egis 400

ISL 400

Mainroad Group

Mcelhanney 400

Nhc 400

Sac 228

Sponsor B

   Amec Foster Wheeler

Canculvert 400

     Ibi 400

  Usl 400

Wcrt 400

MWT16 Logostrip 576

Conference Presentations

Afternoon Plenary Presentations

Brian Flemming, CM, QC, Senior Fellow, Van Horne Institute, Calgary

  • Embracing Technology

Kevin Richter, ADM, Highways Division, BCMOTI

Afternoon Stream Presentations

Stream A - Current Technologies and Organizational Changes


Stream B - Future Technologies

The BC Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure - Engineering Services

Ed Miska, Executive Director, 
Engineering Services, BCMOTI


How technology is changing the way the City manages our transportation system

Lon LaClaire, A/Director, Transportation Division & Manager of Strategic Transportation Planning, City of Vancouver 

Seismic Planning at the BC Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure

Sharlie Huffman,
Senior Seismic & Structural Health Engineer, Huffman Engineering Services


The Business Case for Connected Vehicles

Dr. Dave Michelson, Associate Professor,
Electrical and Computer Engineering, UBC

Planning for the Future at TransLink

Tim Savoie, VP Transportation Planning & Policy, TransLink


Changing the Way the World Moves -Uber and the Sharing Economy

Michael van Hemmen,
Public Policy Manager, Uber

City of Surrey Transportation Management Centre - Municipal Approach

Amer Afridi, Traffic Signal Team Leader, 
City of Surrey


TransLink - COMPASS Project

Lloyd Bauer, VP Compass Project, TransLink

Previous Transportation Conferences

Program information and Presentations from past Transportation Conferences: