Transportation Growth 2015


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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.  The focus of Transportation Growth in the 21st Century is on Financing and Growth Management in BC's Transportation Sector.

Date: January 28, 2015
Location: Hilton Metrotown, Burnaby

Sponsor P

HMM 400

MMM 400

Sponsor E

Bcit 400

Sponsor G


Ausenco 315

   R.F. Binnie & Associates

   Bunt 354

PBX Engineering

Tt 400

   Thurber 75

 WSP CMS 400

Sponsor S


Armtec 400

  Aelogo 400

Cobra 400

 Egis 400

ISL 400

 Levelton 326

Mainroad 130

Mcelhanney 400

Nhc 400

SAC 228

Sponsor B

  Afw 400

    Ibi 400

USL 400

DG2013 Logostrip 576

 Conference Presentations

Afternoon Plenary Presentations

Michael Buda, Interim Executive Director, Mayors' Council on Regional Transportation

Gordon Price, Director of The City Program, Simon Fraser University

Afternoon Stream Presentations

Stream A - Transportation Financing


Stream B - Transportation Growth Management

Road Pricing

Don Murphy, Associate, IBI Group (San Diego)
Samuel Johnson, Director of Operations,
San Diego Association of Governments (SANDAG)


Managing Growth - An Integrated Solution

Manuel Achadinha, President & CEO, BC Transit

Financing Case Studies from Other Jurisdictions

Dr. Michael Goldberg, Professor and Dean Emeritus, The Sauder School of Business, UBC


Meeting the Needs of a Growing Region – The Mayors’ Plan for Transportation Investments

Tamim Raad, Director of Strategic Planning & Policy, TransLink

Public Private Partnerships (P3s)

Amanda Farrell, CEO, Partnerships BC


Managing Truck Traffic Growth at Port Metro Vancouver

Peter Xotta, Vice President, Planning & Operations,
Port Metro Vancouver

Transit-Oriented Development

Guy Akester, Real Estate, TransLink


The George Massey Tunnel

Geoff Freer, Executive Project Director, George Massey Tunnel Replacement Project

Previous Transportation Conferences

Program information and Presentations from past Transportation Conferences: