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Moving Our Metro

November 18, 2013 @ 8:00 AM - 7:30 PM

| $60.00
Moving Our Metro

A Day of Regional Thinking, Planning and Doing

Monday, November 18 | 8:00 a.m.  – 7:30 p.m.


Adoba Hotel Dearborn
600 Town Center Dr. Dearborn, MI 48126
(313) 592-3622
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Registration

Register

REGISTRATION FEES  MEMBER NON-MEMBER 
Annual Meeting Free $20.00
Mini-Conference $20.00 $40.00
Public Workshop Free Free

 

Refunds are not available after purchase, but substitutions are welcome. Please be sure to contact events@suburbsalliance.org or 866.960.8803.

Registration ends at 12:00 p.m. on Friday, November 15.

Member Cities: If you have not received a promotional code for discounted tickets, please email events@suburbsalliance.org.


Sessions

MOM1-ThinkingSuburbs Alliance Annual Meeting
8:30 a.m.-10:00 a.m.

You’re invited to help set the direction of our organization and the region! We’ll celebrate our accomplishments, discuss the challenges facing our region, and develop an agenda for the coming year. We believe every community in the region is integral to our shared success, so representatives from both member and non-member cities are invited to attend. Includes breakfast.

 

 

MOM2-PlanningRegional Planning Mini Conference
10:00a.m.-5:30p.m.

Spend a day learning tactics and tools you can use to shape a greater Detroit though transportation funding and planning. We’re bringing in experts on scenario planning, MAP-21, performance metrics and cargo-oriented development to help us work together toward a better transportation future for metro Detroit. With several sessions to choose from, you can tailor your experience to meet your interests and needs.

 

MOM3-DoingPublic Workshop
5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Join city staff and other community members for TAP into Possibilities, a workshop designed for residents who are interested in how TAP (Transportation Alternatives Program) funding can help their communities. You’ll have the chance to meet and build connections with the metro Detroit residents who are most passionate about transforming our region through transportation.

 


Agenda

For detailed session descriptions and speaker information, check out our Full Day Agenda.

Michigan Suburbs Alliance 2013 Annual Meeting

TIME DESCRIPTION
8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Registration & Breakfast
8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Business Meeting

 

Regional Planning Mini Conference

TIME TRACK 1 TRACK 2
10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Registration & Breakfast Snack
10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Scenario Planning Michigan TAP Implementation
12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Lunch & Keynote Speaker
1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Progressive Metrics Regional Transit Success
3:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Cargo Oriented Development Michigan TAP Implementation

 

Public Workshop

TIME DESCRIPTION
5:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Registration & Snacks
5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. MAP-21 Engagement Training

 


Keynote Speaker

MOM_SpencerPhotoScot T. Spencer
Associate Director for Advocacy and Influence, The Annie E. Casey Foundation
Chair, The Funders’ Network for Smart Growth and Livable Communities

As the associate director for advocacy and influence for The Annie E. Casey Foundation and the board chair for The Funders’ Network for Smart and Livable Communities, Scot T. Spencer is an experienced leader who brings a critical equity lens to the conversations around transportation and urban revitalization. A self-proclaimed “transit junkie”, Scot understands that transit is about connecting people to opportunities.

Prior to focusing on revitalization in Baltimore, Scot spent several years in architectural practice, community development and university relations in upstate New York. He serves on a variety of boards and committees, including as chair of Smart Growth America. Scot holds a Bachelor in Architecture and a Masters in Urban and Environmental Studies from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.


Partners

MEC Logo Trans4M LogoTRU logo University of Detroit Mercy Logo

Harriet Tubman Center LogoMLCV logo

Interested in becoming a sponsor? We would love to craft a sponsorship package that is perfect for your organization. Interested parties should contact events@suburbsalliance.org for more information.

Details

Date:
November 18, 2013
Time:
8:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Cost:
$60.00
Event Tags:
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Website:
http://www.MovingOurMetro.com

Organizer

Emily Thompson
Phone:
(877) 960.8803 Ext.716
Email:

Venue

Adoba
600 Town Center Dr.
Dearborn, MI 48126 United States
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