Past Events

The summaries below provide a rich history of past events that RTP has organized/participated in. Enjoy!!!


Save the date! The Michigan Tech Railroad Night will be back on September 13, 2022!
September 13th, 2022
The 2022 Michigan Rail Conference is set to be held August 1-3, 2022 in Escanaba, MI.
August 1st, 2022
TRACKS TO THE FUTURE, Railroad Transportation and Engineering Summer Youth Program
June 27th, 2022
October 19th, 2021
The Michigan Rail Virtual Conference was held August 10-11, 2021. With a full slate of panel presentations, and two awesome keynotes, the event came off nearly flawlessly. If you have any questions about the conference, please contact Amanda at, Thank you!
August 10th, 2021
Our 2021 program took place during the week of July 12th.
July 12th, 2021
The Midwest Rail Conference was held virtually August 11th and 12th, 2020. With 18 sponsors and over 270 attendees, our first ever all virtual event was a great success!!!
August 11th, 2020
October 2nd, 2019
The Michigan Rail Conference 2019 was held August 7-9, 2019 in East Lansing, MI. The final program is posted below.
August 7th, 2019


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1400 Townsend Drive
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Phone: 1-906-487-3547
Fax: 1-906-487-2943
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