THE LONG (AND SHORT) RIDERS: Connecting People to the “First and Last Mile” of Transportation
This panel will focus on how bikes, scooters and self-driving car systems will be used to fill the gap from public transit to destination; helping to solve the “first-mile” and “last-mile” issue.
THE BIG SKY: The Future of Air Travel for Goods and Passengers in North Texas
This panel will provide an overview on how automation, speed and redesign are affecting the aviation industry and creating a new golden age of air travel; one that will revolutionize the way we travel and how products are shipped and delivered.
ONCE UPON A TEXAS TRAIN: An Update on Texas Central Railway
Texas Central Railway will discuss its progress, footprint in Texas and overall impact not only to the North Texas region, but the entire state.
A FISTFUL OF DOLLARS (AND WHERE DID IT ALL GO?) Where Will Funding for Our Roads Come From in the Next Decade?
This panel will take a look at transportation’s story and why history continues to repeat itself when it comes to finding and securing funding for our roads and the future funding scenario.
Drayton McLane, Jr.
Chairman of Texas Central Railway
Drayton McLane, Jr., will provide his insights on today’s transportation landscape, the uncharted territory on the horizon and even what bullets and trains have in common!
Registration for the 10th Annual Northeast Tarrant Transportation Summit is now open.