Note: Prior to October 2010, the MAFC operated as the Mississippi Valley Freight Coalition (MVFC); this page continues to refer to the MVFC for historical purposes.
The 2010 MVFC Conference and Annual Meeting was held at the Millennium Hotel in Cincinnati, Ohio on April 27-29, 2010.
Note: Only the sessions with archived presentations are listed in the proceedings. For a complete listing of the schedule of the 2010 Conference and Annual Meeting, consult the final program. Archived presentations are served as Portable Document Format (PDF) files.
April 27, 2010
Jason Bittner & Teresa Adams, University of Wisconsin-Madison (Presentation)
Peter Lindquist, University of Toledo (Presentation)
Teresa Adams & Kaushik Bekkem, University of Wisconsin-Madison (Presentation)
- Peter Lindquist, University of Toledo
- Kazuya Kawamura, University of Illinois-Chicago
- Jane Lin, University of Illinois-Chicago (Presentation)
Freight: A National Perspective
- Moving a Mountain?
Chris Smith, AASHTO (Presentation)
- Freight and the 2010 Surface Transportation Authorization
Adrienne Gildea, CAGTC (Presentation)
- US DOT TIGER Grants
Teresa Adams, University of Wisconsin-Madison (Presentation)
- Impacts of Federal Reauthorization on Midwest Freight
Dennis Faulkenberg, Appian, Inc. (Presentation)
April 28, 2010
Rail Transportation: A Panel Discussion
Greg Levy, Wheeling & Lake Erie Railway Company (Presentation)
Christopher Luebbers, Norfolk Southern Corporation (Presentation)
Carl Warren, CSX (Presentation)
Economic Development & Transportation: A Panel Discussion
David Holt, Conexus Indiana (Presentation)
Ed Wolking, Great Lakes Manufacturing Council (Presentation)
Dan Ricciardi, Columbus Region Logistics Council (Presentation)
April 29, 2010
There are no presentations from the April 29 MVFC Business Meeting. Attendees based their discussion on the following documents:
- Building Blocks
- Oberstar Bill
- Future of Interstate Coalitions
- MVFC Project Update
- Detroit Chamber Joins Effort to Push Great Lakes Growth (Detroit Free Press)
The draft summary from this meeting is forthcoming.