2013 Annual Transport Workshop & AGM

CILTNA Annual Transport Workshop, AGM, Reception and Dinner was held in Ottawa on November 18, 2013 with over 110 members and guests in attendance. The Hon. Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport was they keynote dinner speaker. Among the many issues the Minister addressed was rail safety and the next day the Canadian Transportation Agency announced the review of Railway Third Party Liability Insurance Coverage Regulations.

The Transport Workshop had great speakers on hot topics along with pertinent discussions on the 2014-15 review of the Canadian Transportation Act! Attached are copies of presentations at the Workshop. Three new National Directors were elected to the Board to replace retiring Directors Ed Cuylits and Hazem Ghonima who have served CILTNA very well during their time on the Board and were thanked by Chair Hon David Collenette.

Presentations:

CTA REVIEW 2015 
Jean PatenaudeAssistant General Counsel - Canadian National Railway Company

UNDERSTANDING THE EMERGING CHALLENGES & OPPORTUNITIES FACING CANADA'S TRANSPORTATION SYSTEM
Craig Hutton, Director General, Strategic Policy & Innovation - Transport Canada

THE CANADA TRANSPORTATION ACT REVIEW 2000-2001, AND WHAT NEXT?
Joseph F. Schulman, Principal Consultant - CPCS

TRANSPORTATION TRENDS  & OUTLOOK: LATEST INSIGHTS & OPPORTUNITIES
Peter Harrison, CPCS