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APTA Webinar: Public Transit’s Role and Responsibility in Racial Equity

July 1 @ 3:00 pm - 4:15 pm

APTA Webinar: Public Transit’s Role and Responsibility in Racial Equity

Wednesday, July 1, 2020
3:00 pm – 4:15 pm EDT

The coronavirus pandemic and the movement for racial justice and equity have further illuminated the work remaining to create an inclusive society. Public transportation plays a critical role in this effort; how can we meet the challenges of this moment?

Opening Remarks

  • Nuria I. Fernandez, Chair, APTA; General Manager and CEO, Valley Transportation Authority, San Jose, CA
  • David M. Stackrow Sr., CPA, Immediate Past-Chair, APTA and Chair, APTA Diversity and Inclusion Council; Treasurer, Capital District Transportation Authority, Albany, NY

Moderator

  • Rodney Slater, Former Secretary, USDOT; Partner, Squire Patton Boggs LLP, Washington, DC

Panelists

  • KeAndra Cylear Dodds, Executive Officer for Equity and Race, Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority, Los Angeles, CA
  • Dr. Richard Ezike, Senior Policy Associate, Urban Institute, Washington, DC
  • Stephanie Gidigbi, First Vice Chair, Board of Directors, Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority, Washington, DC
  • Bradley Mims, President & CEO, Conference of Minority Transportation Officials, Alexandria, VA

Details

Date:
July 1
Time:
3:00 pm - 4:15 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/5993774741243882511

Organizer

APTA
Website:
https://www.apta.com/

Venue

Online Webinar
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