US HIGH SPEED RAIL ASSOCIATION

21st Century Transportation for America

   HIGH SPEED RAIL CONFERENCE PROGRAM - SAN FRANCISCO 2012 

 
CONFERENCE VENUE

 

May 22-24 in Downtown San Francisco


 
 
CONFERENCE VENUE

Autodesk Gallery at One Market
One Market Street, Floor 2
San Francisco, CA 94105

 
 
The conference takes place at the Autodesk Gallery at One Market - a Platinum certified in the U.S. Green Building Council’s LEED for Commercial Interiors (LEED-CI) rating system.

The Autodesk Gallery at One Market in San Francisco celebrates the design process that takes a great idea and turns it into a reality. With more than 20 different exhibits regularly on display that showcase the innovative work of Autodesk customers, the gallery illustrates the role technology plays in great design and engineering.
 
The Autodesk Gallery was only the second project in the state of California to earn a Platinum rating for LEED-CI. Design firms Anderson Anderson Architecture and HOK plus general contracting firm DPR Construction worked with Autodesk to renovate the space using an integrated project delivery (IPD) approach—an emerging business model in the building industry that allows the entire extended team to collaborate and efficiently drive projects toward their best outcomes.

Conference Venue: The Gallery, downtown San Francisco
Networking Refreshments
Refreshment Breaks
 
Previous conference attendees include executives from:

Balfour Beatty
AECOM
Parsons Brinckerhoff
KCI Technologies
Bechtel
Flour
Louis Berger Group
U.S.-Japan High Speed Rail
Central Japan Railway
Japan Int'l Transport Institute
CRCC (China)
TSDI (China)
CSR (China)
NDF (China)
Korail
TUC Rail
Alstom
Siemens
Talgo
Bombardier
Hyundai Rotem
Kawasaki Rail Car
Renfe
GKK Works 
Foster + Partners Architects
HOK
Dover Kohl
Urban Land Institute
Autodesk
Bentley Systems
Terracon
Systra
Ardanuy
UIC
ARTBA
SMI International
First Southwest Investment Bank
Hill & Knowlton
Global-5 Communications
Arcadis
Shaw Group
Faithful+Gould
CA. HSR Authority
CA DOT
APTA
Amtrak
GPO, Inc.
GPO A&E 
DLA Piper
Holland & Knight
Manatt
Quarles and Brady
Parker Poe
Lockheed Martin
Raytheon
Northrop Grumman
Alion Science & Tech.
BAE Systems
Invensys Rail
Sumitomo
Finley Engineering
Mc Dean
Archer Western
Pandrol
Liebherr
NKT Cables
Southwire
Fooke
USPIRG
Gov't. of Quebec
Wilbur Smith 
 
USHSR is proud to offer a selection of transportation tours as part of our California conference in cooperation with the Transbay Joint Powers Authority, BART, and Siemens Mobility. Tours take place Tuesday afternoon May 22 at the specified times, and locations listed below.

All tours are included in your conference registration fee (no extra charge), but require pre-registration, and valid identification. You must bring your tour registration receipt with you to participate in the tour.

Tours are part of the USHSR California High Speed Rail Conference, and are only open to confirmed conference attendees. Tours are available on a first-come basis, and space is limited.  Info

All tours will begin at the conference facility located at 1 Market Street, in downtown San Francisco.

 
Don't miss this exciting high speed rail event of the year - High Speed Rail 2012!  San Francisco is the place to be May 22-24.  

Business and political leaders will come together with the world's top experts to bring high speed rail to America, starting in California.  Construction is about to get underway on the first phase of the proposed state-wide, 800-mile state-of-the-art transportation project that will revolutionize mobility in the state. 

This new rail system will carry more than 100 million passengers each year once built out - saving time, money, energy, and lives day after day for many decades.
 

USHSR California HSR Map
 
 
The Case for HSR in California

jobs | economic recovery | mobility | safety | energy security | climate solution

 
 
 
 
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TOPICS
  • Bringing HSR to California
  • CA HSR Procurement Schedule
  • HSR Financing & Private Investment
  • Public Private Partnerships
  • Federal Funding for HSR
  • Politics of High Speed Rail
  • Linking Different Agencies for HSR
  • Permanent Funding Sources
  • National Defense, Energy Security and HSR
  • Bringing High Speed Rail to America
  • Why High Speed
  • High Speed Rail Around the World
  • Real Estate Development Opportunities
  • Transit Oriented Development
  • Station Area Planning
  • Rail Station Architecture and Design
  • Creating Jobs & Stimulating the Economy
  • Scaling Up HSR Renewable Energy
  • Planning New HSR Systems
  • Streamlining Application Process
  • Streamlining the Design Process
  • Technology of HSR
  • Integrating with Transit