Dependable Rail in 2016: What Will it Mean for the Knowledge Corridor Region?

HSR-Charrette_invite-cover_small.pngA Business Breakfast Forum

The Hartford Club

46 Prospect Street, Hartford, CT
Friday, June 3, 2011
8:00 - 10:00 a.m.

The New Haven-Hartford-Springfield Rail project will connect Hartford and Springfield to new business, educational, and cultural opportunities along the Knowledge Corridor, and in Southwestern Connecticut and New York City. What are these opportunities, and what should we do to maximize them? We'll hear from local business leaders as well as representatives from other successful rail corridors on how we can best leverage state and federal rail investments for economic growth.

Speakers:

Bob Yaro, President, Regional Plan Association

Patricia Quinn, Northern New England Rail Authority
(Downeaster Service, Portland, ME/Boston, MA)
Gene Skoropowski, HNTB
(Capitol Corridor Service, Sacramento/San Jose, CA) 

Matthew Nemerson, Connecticut Technology Council
Rob Little, Chief Investment Officer, Finance, Cornerstone Real Estate Advisers

 

There is no charge for attendance but registration is required at: http://bit.ly/knowledgecorridor.

Sponsored by:
America 2050 and Regional Plan Association, with support from the Rockefeller Foundation and Surdna Foundation.

Co-sponsored by:
Capitol Region Council of Governments and ULI Boston.