The November Talking Freight is now available for registration. Please visit to register.


Date: November 17, 2010

Time: 1:00 – 2:30 pm ET

Topic: Cross-Town Improvement Project (C-TIP)

Description: Learn about the results of the Cross-Town Improvement Project (C-TIP) pilot test in Kansas City, MO. C-TIP is a collaborative project between government and industry in the Kansas City Missouri region. Its goal is to develop and deploy an information sharing / transfer capability that enables the coordination of moves between parties to maximize loaded moves and minimize unproductive moves.


·         Randy Butler, FHWA Office of Freight Management and Operations

·         Paul Belella, Delcan

·         Ron Schaefer, SAIC


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


If you have any questions, please contact Jennifer Symoun, SAIC, 703-676-6849 or [log in to unmask]




Jennifer Symoun | Deputy Program Manager/Analyst
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