WHAT: Public Infrastructure Summit
WHERE: Temple University, Mitten Hall
WHEN: Friday, November 4, 2011, 8:30 A.M. to 1:30 P.M.
Roy Kienitz, Under Secretary, U.S. Department of Transportation will discuss Federal Highway Transportation Funding and the White House's infrastructure efforts. Below please find confirmed panelists/participants:
INFRASTRUCTURE SUMMIT PANELS:
Transportation Infrastructure Panel - 8:30 A.M. to 9:30 A.M.
Joseph Casey-General Manager, Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority
Rina Cutler-Deputy Mayor, City of Philadelphia Office of Transportation and Public Utilities
State Sen. John Wozniak, PA Senate Democratic Transportation Chairman
Walter Higgins-Business Manager Laborers Local 57
Scott Christie, Deputy Secretary, Highway Administration
Michael Pratt-Vice Chairman, Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission
Carol Rein, Managing Director, Bank of America/Merrill Lynch
Utilities and Information Technology 9:30 A.M.to 10:30 A.M.
Rosann Rosenthal, President/CEO, Ben Franklin Technology Partners of SE
Randell Gyory, Interim SVP/COO, Philadelphia Gas Works
Dr. Paul Marchetti-Executive Director, PA Infrastructure Investment Authority
Romulo Diaz, Vice President Government Affairs, Philadelphia Electric Company (PECO)
Ryan Boyer, Business Manager, Laborers’ District Council of Philadelphia
Howard Neukrug, Commissioner, Philadelphia Water Department (Invited)
Public Buildings 10:30 A.M. to 11:30 A.M.
Dr. Leroy Nunery-Acting Superintendent/CEO, Philadelphia School District
Anthony Wagner-Executive Vice President/CFO, Temple University
John Grady, President, Philadelphia Industrial Development Corporation
Dr. Michelle Howard-Vital, President, Cheyney University of Pennsylvania
Don Cunningham, Lehigh County Executive, former PA Sec. for General Services
Housing and Economic Development 11:30 A.M. to 12:30 P.M.
William Fogarty, Director, Government Affairs, Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency
Nelson Shaffer, Exec. VP Pennoni and Associates
Michael Johns, General Manager, Program and Planning, Philadelphia Housing Authority
Donna Cooper, Fellow, Center for American Progress
National Perspective 12:30 P.M. to 1:15 P.M.
Under Secretary Roy Kienitz, U.S. DOT
Under Secretary William Spriggs, U.S. DOL