Canadian Transportation Research Forum

Canadian Transportation Research Forum

May 25, 2010 08:30 ET

Canadian Transportation Research Forum, Annual Conference: Transport and Logistics Trends

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - May 25, 2010) - Many of Canada's leading authorities on transportation, from the private sector, government, and academia, will gather in TORONTO, ON., May 30th to June 2nd, 2010 to reflect on transportation and logistics trends at the Canadian Transportation Research Forum (CTRF), 45th Annual Conference. Conference sessions will cover the movement of goods (e.g., gateways and corridors) and people (e.g., mode choice and urban transit) within and between cities, regions, and nations. Conference highlights include the annual Bison Transport Debate, to be held at Hart House, one of the University of Toronto's finest and oldest buildings, the evening of Monday May 31st. This year's debate will consider the role the federal government should or should not take with regard to urban transportation. Conference lunches include conversations with The Honourable Liz Sandals (MPP-Guelph), Parliamentary Assistant to the Ontario Minister of Transportation (May 31st); and The Honourable David Collenette, former Federal Minister of Transport (June 1st).

For additional information on the conference location and program, and for registration details, please visit the CTRF website: http://www.ctrf.ca. Registrations will be accepted on-site the day of the conference.

Contact Information

  • Media Contact
    CTRF
    Doug Johnson
    President
    (506) 453-5818
    or
    CTRF
    Carole Ann Woudsma
    Secretary
    (519) 421-9701