Michigan Rail Conference 2022

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Organized since 2013, Michigan Rail Conference returns to the Upper Peninsula for its 10th Anniversary.

The theme for the event is "Pivot for Growth: Supply Chain and Mobility".

We've finally confirmed our Keynote Speaker!  Jennifer Mitchell, the new FRA Deputy Administrator will be joining us!

Jennifer Mitchell was appointed as Deputy Administrator of the Federal Railroad Administration in April 2022. In that role, she provides executive leadership and direction on agency operations and policy matters, including the agency’s safety and rail development activities.

The event will be held on the Bay College Campus in Escanaba, MI on August 1-3, 2022.

Many events are being planned, starting with the annual golf outing and evening reception on August 1st, technical presentations on the 2nd, and field visits on the 3rd.

Check back often for more details!


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Aug 1, 2022 8:00am to Aug 3, 2022 6:00pm
Rail Transportation Program
1400 Townsend Drive
Houghton, MI. 49931-1295
Phone: 1-906-487-3547
Fax: 1-906-487-2943
A special thank you to our sponsor and partners!

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