13th Annual National Tribal Transportation Conference

Hard Rock - Albuquerque – 11/15/2010

Registration fee $375.Overflow hotel - Holiday Inn Albuquerque Airport

13th Annual
National Tribal Transportation Conference
November 15-18, 2010
Hard Rock Hotel and Casino – Albuquerque, New Mexico
1-877-747-5382 or 505-848-1999
Room Block Rate – $80.00 + Tax
(CODE NTT1110)

The Hard Rock Hotel has availability Monday and Tuesday but is sold out Wednesday and Thursday. The Holiday Inn at the airport is accepting overflow at the Federal per diem rate. Call 505-944-2255 and mention The National Tribal Transportation Conference.

 
Conference Registration         $325.00 by October 8
                                             $375.00 after October 8
Attendees & Speakers: online at www.ttap.colostate.edu/conference.aspx
Vendors & Sponsors: online here
 
Conference Highlights
 
General Information
Breakfast, Lunch, breaks, and the Awards Banquet are included in the registration.
Off-site visit activities will be announced on the CSU-TTAP website – http://ttap.colostate.edu
A no-host Bowling Challenge will be planned Tuesday evening. Details will be coming soon!
The Heavy Equipment Rodeo will be Monday, November 15!
 
Abbreviated Conference Agenda
Monday, November 15
8:00 – 2:00      Golf Outing
12:00 – 8:00    Registration Check-In
1:00                Heavy Equipment Rodeo – Safety Meeting
1:00 – 4:00      TRB Meeting
1:30 – 4:00      Heavy Equipment rodeo
5:00 – 8:00      Opening Reception and Vendor Showcase
 
Tuesday, November 16
6:30 – 8:00       Breakfast
7:30 – 5:30       Vendor Showcase
8:00 – 12:00     Plenary Session
12:00 – 1:30     Lunch
1:30 – 5:00       Plenary Session
7:00 - 9:00        Bowling
 
Wednesday, November 17
6:30 – 8:00      Breakfast
7:30 – 5:30      Vendor Showcase
8:00 – 12:00    Breakout Sessions
12:00 – 1:30    Lunch
1:30 – 5:00      Breakout Sessions
6:30 – 9:30      Awards Banquet and Entertainment
 
Thursday, November 18
6:30 – 8:00      Breakfast
8:00 – 12:00    Breakout Sessions
12:00 – 1:30    Lunch
1:30 – 5:00      Breakout Sessions
 
Conference Topics
Below is a list of sessions scheduled.
 
Tribal Elected Officials
Tribal Transportation Planning Game
Tribal Consultation for Transportation Programs
Tribal Tourism
Transportation Finance for Elected Officials
Tribally Conducted Public Involvement
 
Asset Management
IRR Transportation Facilities Maintenance Management System (TFMMS)
Context Sensitive Geotechnical Solutions
Transportation Asset Management for Local Agencies
IRR Right of Way
 
Contract Administration
Project Scheduling: Critical Path Method (CPM)
Construction Bid Process
 
Operators
Successful Supervision for Local Road Supervisors
Erosion and Sediment Control for Construction
Slurry Applications
Dynamic Cone Penetrometer (DCP) – Soil Strength Testing
 
Safety
Review and Updates to MUTCD
Safety Countermeasures: Road Departures, Intersections, Road Safety Audits
Safety Education Campaigns
Safety Initiative Updates (Sign and Pavement Retroreflectivity)
Complete Streets and Sustainable Communities
Safety “Expo” with Scale Models for Work Zone Safety, MUTCD
 
Planning
Jurisdiction 101 for Tribal Roads
BIA OAS Processes for Appraisal and Acquisition of Right of Way
Tribal EPA Regulations and NEPA Compliance
Indian Preference on ARRA funded Project: Best TERO Practices in Transportation
Tribal Transportation Planning Game
GIS Applications for Transportation (Part 1 & Part 2)
Scenic Byways
Scenic Byway Mobile Classroom