Transportation

Because being there is what's most important, WPC's Center for Transportation researches and analyzes the best practices for relieving traffic congestion by recapturing a vision of a system based on freedom of movement.

Events

Spokane Transportation Breakfast

February 27, 2015 in Events
Date: 
Tuesday, March 31st, 2015
Time: 
7:30 am - 9:00 am
Place: 
Davenport Hotel - Grand Pennington Ballroom
10 South Post Street
Spokane

NFIB/WA Small Business Day at the Capitol

January 20, 2015 in Events
Date: 
Wednesday, February 11th, 2015
Time: 
8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Place: 
Governor Hotel
621 Capitol Way S
Olympia, WA

WPC to co-present the NFIB WA Small Business Day at the Capitol.


2015 Bellevue Solutions Summit

August 12, 2014 in Events
Date: 
Wednesday, January 7th, 2015
Time: 
7:30 am - 1:30 pm
Place: 
Hyatt Regency Bellevue
900 Bellevue Way NE
Bellevue, WA 98004

Beyond Oil: Transforming Transportation in Century 21

August 16, 2012 in Events
Date: 
Friday, September 7th, 2012
Time: 
8:45 am - 4:30 pm
Place: 
Intiman Theatre at Seattle Center
201 Mercer Street
Seattle, Washington

WPC's Center for Transportation is pleased to co-present this regional transportation discussion. The full-day conference and summit on September 7th is part of Seattle's Next Fifty celebration that will look to the future of transportation, with a conference focusing on the market and technological transformations that will move us beyond oil. Speakers and exhibits will discuss how advances in batteries, information technology, communications, lightweight materials and electric vehicles are enabling safer, faster, more affordable and greener transportation.

2012 Transportation Lunch: The Role of Smart Growth in Transportation Planning

February 10, 2012 in Events
Date: 
Thursday, May 3rd, 2012
Time: 
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Place: 
Hyatt Regency Bellevue
900 Bellevue Way N.E.
Bellevue, Washington

520 tolling update from Craig Stone, director of WSOT's tolling division:
(view Stone's PowerPoint presentation here)


Wendell Cox on 'Smart growth' and transportation planning:
(view Cox's PowerPoint presentation here)

2011 Transportation Policy Conference: Tolling, Freight Mobility, and Washington State's Infrastructure Needs

February 24, 2011 in Events
Date: 
Tuesday, May 10th, 2011
Time: 
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Place: 
The Westin Bellevue
600 Bellevue Way Northeast
Bellevue, WA

Watch the event online!

Defending Freedom - The 8th Annual Preserving the American Dream Conference

August 3, 2010 in Events
Date: 
Thursday, September 23rd, 2010 - Saturday, September 25th, 2010
Time: 
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Place: 
Doubletree Resort on International Drive
Orlando, Florida

Co-sponsored by the Reason Foundation, Washington Policy Center, Pacific Research Institute, Heritage Foundation, Competitive Enterprise Institute and others, this conference features dozens of distinguished speakers and tackles critical issues affecting you and your state.  Michael Ennis, WPC's Transportation Center Director, will be speaking at the conference. Click here for the draft agenda. The American Dream is still possible, and cities of the future can be built on the foundation of freedom! If you're looking for market-oriented solutions to these and other urban problems, this is the conference for you!