InfraStrategies' Jeff Boothe Organizes a Rail~Volution Session on the Commonalities and Differences Between P3s in the US and Canada.

Attending Rail~Volution 2019 in Vancouver this week? Join InfraStrategies' Managing Principal Jeff Boothe at the P3s: Views From Both Sides of the Border. 

 

P3s: Views From Both Sides of the Border

Tuesday, September 10, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Hyatt Regency Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada - Grouse, 34th Floor

 

Moderator: Lecia Stewart, Owner, The Stewart Group, Vancouver, BC

Panel:

Anthony L Buckley, Director of Innovative Partnerships, Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT), Olympia, WA

Jeffrey Ensor, Interim Executive Director, Maryland Transit Administration, Baltimore, MD

Amanda Farrell, President/CEO, Transportation Investments Corporation, Vancouver, BC

 

About the Workshop

Public-Private Partnerships (P3s) are used for surface transportation projects on both sides of the border. In Canada, many of the significant transit projects over the last decade have been procured through a P3 approach. By comparison, the number of P3 projects in the US is much lower. Why? What are the commonalities and differences between P3s in the US and Canada? Explore P3s and get perspectives about their public and political receptivity. Hear viewpoints from both sides of the border. How could we better align our approaches to P3s? What could we do to promote cross-border pollination of alternative procurement models and investments?

About Rail~Volution

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