Space is still available to register for the August 18 Talking Freight
seminar on Freight Performance Measures. Please visit to


Date: August 18, 2010

Time: 1:00 - 2:30 pm ET

Topic: Freight Performance Measures


Federal and state governments are increasingly looking toward
performance measure to improve the functioning of the transportation
system and optimize their investment strategies. How are beneficial
cargo owners and carriers using performance measures, what are
applications for the public sector, and what are measures the private
side believes are important for the public sector? What does the public
sector look to the private sector for with regard to performance


*         Bill Gardner, Minnesota DOT

*         Gordon Proctor, Gordon Proctor & Associates, Inc.

*         Jeff Short, ATRI 

Talking Freight seminars are eligible for 1.5 AICP Certification
Maintenance Credits (for AICP members). In order to receive credit, you
must attend the full seminar and login to the seminar with your full
name or type your full name into the chat area during the seminar if you
are in a room with a group of people. Visit the AICP web site
for more information about AICP Certification Maintenance Credits. 

If you have not yet participated in Talking Freight, I encourage you to
do so. These monthly seminars, sponsored by the Federal Highway
Administration, are held via web conference, which means that you view
the PowerPoint presentations over the Internet while listening to the
presenters over your computer or the telephone. There is no cost
involved and you do not have to leave your desk to participate. More
information about Talking Freight is available at  Links
to past presentations and recordings are available on 


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