Upcoming Events

Jan 29

T3 Series: Anuja Sonalker | STEER

Meet the Founder and CEO of STEER - learn about autonomous parking technology and witness a live demonstration!

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Feb 7

Young Professionals Group - February Roundtable

GUEST MENTOR: Karen Cherry | The Howard Hughes Corporation

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Feb 12

Chancellor Perman | University System of Maryland

Join the Partnership in welcoming the newly-appointed fifth chancellor of the University System of Maryland

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Feb 19

Business & Cyber Collaborative - SMALL BUSINESSES

Join cybersecurity experts for an in-depth discussion on cyber-attacks that threaten small businesses, and how to afford to prevent and defend against them.

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Articles

Future of Mobility: Bold Ideas for the Capital Region

On March 15, the Partnership's Chairman of the Board, Sam Minnitte (WSP), joined the Greater Washington Partnership for the Future of Mobility: Bold Ideas for the Capital Region. Former US Department of Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood gave the opening remarks at the event, and stated the importance of Metro to the region’s economy and pressed Maryland, Virginia, and Washington to fully fund the transit system. He also addressed Amazon’s HQ2 selection and the need for a national commitment to infrastructure. 

Secretary LaHood addresses attendees
Secretary LaHood addresses attendees.

Following Secretary LaHood, Marica Hale of Building America’s Future moderated a panel discussion that included the Mr. Minnitte, Scott Kubly (Seattle Department of Transportation), and Beth Osborne (Transportation for America). The panelists discussed a range of mobility solutions from congestion to autonomous vehicles and governance challenges. 

Panel of Transportation experts (L-R): Marica Hale, Scott Kubly, Beth Osborne, Sam Minnitte