Annual Spring Meeting!

Saturday, April 12, 2014 (All day)
Crowe Plaza Chicago Metro Downtown, 733 West Madison Street, Chicago, IL 60661

We had a great turn out for our 2014 Annual Spring Meeting and some very informative presentations at the event.

Click on the links below to download powerpoint presentations from some of the speakers.


08:15 am  – Check-in

09:00 am  – Introduction

09:10 am 
Ray Lang, Amtrak

09:45 am 
Joseph Shacter, Illinois Department of Transportation

10:30 am 
Mark Gottlieb, Wisconsin Department of Transportation

11:10 am - Elected Officials Panel

11:45 am 
Edward McClelland, Author of Nothin’ But Blue Skies

12:15 pm  – Lunch

01:00 pm 
Reverend Jesse Jackson

01:45 pm 
Doug Yerkeson & Steven Coxhead, Indiana Passenger Rail Alliance

2:00 pm
Rich Davis, Northeastern Indiana Passenger Rail Association

02:30 pm
Richard Harnish, Midwest High Speed Rail Association

02:55 pm  – Concluding Statements