Mass Transit and the Finance Officer

Session Time: 
Sunday, May 19, 2019 - 2:40pm to 3:30pm
Field of Study: 
Finance
Level: 
Intermediate
Description: 

For finance officers working with a specialized mass transit agency, knowledge of the industry may be standard. Finance officers who operate transit services as part of a larger general purpose government, coordinate their government's services with a transit agency, or are looking to better utilize transit to serve a community, should attend this session. Speakers will provide information on the latest mass transit trends and issues; discuss financing opportunities; identify grant programs or other incentives for both transit-focused development and operations; and provide background knowledge to enhance the understanding of the current transit environment across the United States and Canada.

Speakers: 
Speaker
Chief Financial Officer
Utah Transit Authority
Speaker
Senior Vice President - Finance
Dallas Area Rapid Transit, Dallas, Texas
Speaker
Deputy Executive Officer: Planning for Strategic Financial Planning
LA Metro Planning