Conference Agenda

Final Agenda available here (PDF).

Wednesday, September 27, 2017
1:00 - 5:00 p.m.
  • Welcome & Comments from State and Federal leaders
  • MSHP Colonel Sandra Karsten, Dangers and Results of Impaired Driving & ThinkFirst Carey Portell
  • Blueprint Update & Implement Vision Zero Cities
  • Together Toward Zero: Becoming Resilient Leaders in Times of Adversity, Change and Uncertainty – Tim Crowley, Motivational Speaker
Thursday, September 28, 2017
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Consecutive education, engineering and enforcement tracks throughout the day:

Education:

  • hOUR Program & application of program by other agencies
  • Bike and pedestrian safety program
  • The Confident Communicator – Developing Your Media Skills
  • Child Passenger Safety

Engineering:

  • Highway Safety Manual (HMS) Implementation
  • Traffic Signal Timing
  • Innovative Roundabouts/Intersections/Interchanges – How are they working?
  • Safe Highway Work Zones

Enforcement:

  • Evidence Based Traffic Enforcement Strategies
  • First Impact Graduated Drivers License (GDL) Program for Parents
  • The Prescription Impaired Driver – Strengthening Your Case
  • The Shocking Truth About Fatigued Law Enforcement Officers
Friday, September 29, 2017
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
  • New Technologies & Tomorrow’s Highways
  • Marijuana’s Impact Relating to Highway Safety & Law Enforcement - Ed Moses, retired MSHP Officer
  • KEYNOTE - Motivational Speaker – Mike Alden
    Servant Leadership and Team Building - Keys for Safe, Secure Success