May 17, 2019 from 9:00 AM–1:00 PM

Infrastructure Week 2019 Southeastern Summit

#BuildForTomorrow Houston

Hosted by ASCE Texas Section Infrastructure Week Steering Committee Transportation Advocacy Group

In partnership with American Society of Civil Engineers Texas Section and TAG Houston Region, Infrastructure Week invites you to join us on the morning of May 17th at the Petroleum Club of Houston for a summit on the future of infrastructure in the Southeast. Light breakfast and lunch will be provided. Key speakers include:

  • The Honorable Sylvester Turner, Mayor, Houston
  • Terry O’Sullivan, General President, Laborers’ International Union of North America
  • Glenn Youngkin, Co-CEO, The Carlyle Group
  • Gregory Kelly, President and CEO, WSP USA
  • Jay Timmons, CEO, the National Association of Manufacturers
  • Bill Shuster, Senior Policy Advisor, Squire Patton Boggs, and Former Chairman, House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee
  • Rich Byrnes, Chief Port Infrastructure Officer, Port of Houston
  • Chris Cornell, Global Practice Leader for Ports and Waterways, WSP
  • Radhika Fox, CEO, US Water Alliance
  • Andrea French, Executive Director, Houston Transportation Advocacy Group
  • David W. Grzebinski, President and Chief Executive Officer, Kirby Corporation
  • David Hagy, Regional Vice President, Texas Central Partners
  • Carol Haddock, Director, Houston Public Works
  • Ferris Hussein, Managing Director, The Carlyle Group
  • Ed Mortimer, Executive Director and Vice President of Transportation and Infrastructure, The U.S. Chamber of Commerce
  • Robert Puentes, CEO, Eno Center for Transportation
  • Michael Rogers, Director, Dallas Department of Transportation
  • Mark Schortman, President & CEO, Coca-Cola Southwest Beverages
  • Robert Spillar, Director, Austin Transportation Department
  • Thomas Topolski, Executive Vice President, Parsons
  • Jeffrey Weatherford, Director of Transportation & Drainage Operations, Houston Public Works

Topics to be discussed include developing a regional strategy for economic success, the future of funding and financing infrastructure, and enhancing regional connectivity. If you are a member of the press, feel free to reach out directly to Patrick Sabol at pat@infrastructureweek.orgThere is security on site, so please plan to arrive early.