Hosted by the Durham Region Joint Chambers/Boards of Trade
What needs to be done to improve the flow of people and goods into, out of, and through Durham Region?
The Durham Region Joint Chambers and Boards of Trade are inviting members of all levels of government, and key business stakeholders to the table to discuss the challenges, and to propose solutions.
This is an opportunity to contribute to the dialogue and resulting platform on Durham Transportation Issues and Priorities that the Joint Chambers/Boards of Trade are preparing for distribution to the business community, general public, and media.
Friday, April 5, 2019
7:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
OPG Information Centre,
1675 Montgomery Park Rd,
Pickering, ON L1W 3X5
7:30 a.m. Registration and breakfast
8:00 a.m. Welcome and keynote address
8:50 a.m. Movement of Goods panel
9:45 a.m. Networking Break
10:00 a.m. Movement of People Panel
10:55 a.m. Closing remarks
The Honourable Jeff Yurek, Ontario Minister of Transportation
Movement of Goods panelists:
Doug Allingham, Former Executive Vice President, AECOM
Zac Cohoon, Chair, Durham Agricultural Advisory Committee
John G Smith, Editor, Today’s Trucking
Johan van’t Hof, CEO, Mitigokaa Development Corp and Tonbridge Corporation
Movement of People panelists:
Martin Gray, Manager of Public Policy and Government Relations, Uber
Don Lovisa, President, Durham College
Dave Ryan, Mayor of the City of Pickering
Vincent Patterson, General Manager, Durham Region Transit