NCIT National Center for Intermodal Transportation
 

Women in Transportation

Women in Transportation:
Recruitment, Retention & Advancement

University of Denver

Wednesday, April 9th, 2014

1:00 to 6:15 PM

 

This conference is designed to contribute to public awareness and discussion of the recruitment, retention, promotion, and health of women in the transportation industry.

Open to the Public – for all interested transportation professionals and companies.

 

Agenda:

1:00

Patrick Sherry, PhD: Conference Overview

 

     Executive Director & Professor, National Center for Intermodal Transportation

1:10

Dean Michael McGuire: University Welcome

 

     Acting Dean, University College, University of Denver

1:15

Adriene Bailey: Setting the Stage

 

     Chairwoman, Intermodal Transportation Institute Board of Directors

1:20

Sherri LeBas:  Keynote Address

 

     Secretary of Transportation, State of Louisiana

1:45

Panel #1: Women in Transportation Logistics

 

     Michelle Livingstone, Moderator, VP Transportation, Home Deport
     Anita Doney, Senior Manager, International Logistics & Transportation, Walmart
     Marie Lacertosa, SVP, Supply Chain Management, JCPenney Company
     Natalie Putnam, VP of Integrated Marketing, Ryder System

2:45

Break

3:00

Panel #2: Developing Women in Transportation

 

     Kathy Waters, Moderator, EVP, American Public Transportation Association
     Pauletta Tonilas, Sr. Manager,  Public Relations &  Information, RTD – Denver
     Polina Raygorodskaya, CEO, Wanderu Inc.
     Ann Drake, CEO, DSC Logistics

4:00

Panel #3: Developing Women Leaders for Careers in Transportation

 

     Karen Philbrick, PhD, Moderator, Deputy Executive Director, Mineta Institute
     Kelly Kinnebrew, PhD, Senior Consultant, Center for Creative Leadership
     Jill Hough, PhD, Director, Small Urban & Rural Transit Center, NDSU
     Patrick Sherry, PhD, Research Professor, University of Denver

5:00

Marcia Ferranto: Closing Keynote Address

 

     President and Chief Executive Officer, WTS International

5:30

Hosted Reception and Research Poster Display

 

     Allison Bondanza, MA, “Shiftwork and Women’s Health in Public Transportation”
     Briana Hedman, MA, “Inclusiveness, Retention & Turnover in Transportation”
     Rachel Mulholland, BA, “Women in the Workforce in Relation to Transportation ”
     Keaton Zucker, MA, “Predicting High School Girls Career Intentions”

6:30

Dinner: Earl’s Restaurant Cherry Creek (transportation provided)

 

Registration Fee: $50

The Cable Center
2000 Buchtel Boulevard
Denver CO 80210

 

Accomodations:

Hilton Garden Inn Denver / Cherry Creek
600 S. Colorado Blvd.
Denver, CO 80246
T: 1-303-754-9800
F: 1-303-757-3341

(Request DU Rate)

JW Marriott Denver / Cherry Creek
150 Clayton Lane,
Denver, Colorado 80206
T: 1-303-316-2700
F: 1-303-316-4697

(Request DU Rate)

 

Sponsors:

National Center for Intermodal Transportation & Economic Competitiveness
The Intermodal Transportation Institute at the University of Denver
The Mountain-Plains Consortium
The Mineta Transportation Institute
Women's Transportation Seminar

 

Confirmed Speakers (listed alphabetically):

  • Adriene Bailey, VP, Business Development, Yusen Logistics
  • Anita L. Doney, Senior Manager, International Logistics & Transportation, Walmart
  • Marcia Ferranto, CEO Women's Transportation Seminar 
  • Jill Hough, PhD, Director, Small Urban & Rural Transit Center, North Dakota State University
  • Marie Lacertosa, SVP, Supply Chain Management, JCPenney Company
  • Sherri LeBas, Secretary of Transportation, State of Louisiana
  • Michelle Livingstone, VP Transportation, Home Depot
  • Karen Philbrick, PhD, Deputy Executive Director, Mineta Transportation Institute
  • Natalie Putnam, VP Marketing, Ryder Systems
  • Patrick Sherry, PhD, Executive Director NCIT
  • Pauletta Tonilas, Director of Public Relations, RTD-Denver
  • Kathy Waters, EVP Member Services, American Public Transportation Association

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