H2050 Summit Connecting People to Life: Transit in a New Light

On May 8 Heartland 2050 will hold its annual summit at the downtown Hilton Omaha.

The keynote speaker for the summit will be Katharine Eagan Kelleman, the current CEO of Port Authority of Allegheny County(Pittsburgh). Prior to her position with the Port Authority she served in several executive leadership roles within the Hillsborough Area Regional(HART) in Tampa, Florida. Here she was able to grow ridership by more than 20 percent, expanded public-private partnerships, launched a regional fare program, and oversaw the HART Hyperlink – the nation’s first transit agency-operated ride share program.

In addition, the summit will have breakout sessions focused around viewing transit in a new light. More information about these sessions will be released as the summit date nears.

For more information and to register click here.