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Annual Technology Summit

March 30-April 2, 2019| Orlando, FL

Final Program and Agenda

Please note that this agenda was printed prior to the conference and therefore some speakers/moderators reflected below may have been a change on-site.

  • Questions relating to presentations can be directed to Cheryle Arnold.
  • To receive a form for professional development hours, please email Harry Smith.
  • Presentations on this page will be accessible until close of business Friday, May 3, after which time will be available to IBTTA Members Only.

If you have questions about presentations, please email Cheryle Arnold.


Sunday, March 31, 2019

Pre Conference Roundtable: PIARC Committee on Mobility - International Idea Exchange

Pre-Conference Roundtable: Procurement

(This Roundtable had no official presentations. Discussion Only.)

  • Christopher Tomlinson, State Road & Tollway Authority
  • Kevin Holbert, ETC
  • JJ Eden, AECOM

Pre-Conference Workshop: Technology Roundup

PART 1: Toll Agency Roundtable - Discussion only, no formal presentations.  (Slide Deck for discussion)

Facilitator: Joseph Averkamp, Parsons Corporation

  • Sabu Stephen, North Texas Tollway Authority
  • Brian Kelley, Ohio Turnpike and Infrastructure Commission
  • Nick Roethel, Bay Area Toll Authority, Metropolitan Transportation Commission
  • Jose Dios, New Jersey Turnpike Authority

PART 2: Emerging Technologies

  • James Hofmann, North Texas Tollway Authority
  • Lev Pinelis, Transurban (please contact Lev for information.)
  • Cindy Norcross, International Bridge, Tunnel and Turnpike Association

PART 3: Security and Operations Considerations

Moderator: Mark Cantelli, Conduent Transportation

Pre-Conference Workshop: Tolling 101 – A Prep Class

Martin Stone, Egis and Thomas Knuckey, Atkins N.A.


Monday, April 1, 2019

Opening Remarks

*Remarks only

  • Christopher Tomlinson, State Road & Tollway Authority
  • Patrick Jones, International Bridge, Tunnel and Turnpike Association
  • Laura Kelley, Central Florida Expressway Authority (CFX)
  • Paul Wai, Florida's Turnpike Enterprise
  • Francis O'Connor, Atkins N.A.
  • Secretary Kevin Thibault, Florida Department of Transportation

Keynote Speaker

Rahul Gupta, Deloitte Transactions and Business Analytics LLP

Building Connected Networks of Managed Lanes

Moderator: Dan Lamers, North Central Texas Council of Governments

CASE Vehicles, Smart Cities and the Future

Moderator: Suzanne Murtha, AECOM

Innovation "Tech" Talks Round 1

All Tech Talk presentations may not be posted since the Talk was the main event.  Video of some or all talks will be posted here in the coming weeks.

Facilitator: Jeff Weiss, Gannett Fleming

  • Rick Gobeille, Stantec Consulting Services Inc.
  • Michael Lahey, E-470 Public Highway Authority
  • John Mike, Perceptics, LLC
  • Darius Eshragh, Transurban

What is MaaS and Why is it Important?

Moderator: Mary Sallach, State Road & Tollway Authority

Changes in Travel Behaviors to Utilize Multi-Modal Travel

Moderator: Patty Rubstello, Washington State Department of Transportation

Innovation "Tech" Talks Round 2

All Tech Talk presentations may not be posted since the Talk was the main event.  Video of some or all talks will be posted here in the coming weeks.

Moderator: Jennifer Larson, E-470 Public Highway Authority

  • Rafael Hernandez, Tampa-Hillsborough Expressway Authority
  • Paul Steinberg, Carma Technology Corporation
  • Annie Gillespie, State Road & Tollway Authority
  • Bryan Homayouni, Central Florida Expressway Authority (CFX)

Roadside Systems and Innovations

Moderator: Richard Nelson, TxDOT

Why and How Should the Toll Industry Get Involved in MaaS?

Moderator: Thomas Delaney, Atkins N.A.

Back Office Systems

Moderator: Michelle Maikisch, Central Florida Expressway Authority (CFX)

Future Applications of Managed Lanes

Moderator: Michael Davis, RS&H

Innovation "Tech" Talks Round 3

All Tech Talk presentations may not be posted since the Talk was the main event.  Video of some or all talks will be posted here in the coming weeks.

Moderator: Snehal Ambare, HNTB Corporation

  • Vincent Brigidi, Verra Mobility
  • Helen Barton, Conduent Transportation
  • David Wynne, Central Florida Expressway Authority (CFX)
  • Martin Stone, Egis
  • Shannon Swank, BancPass, Inc.

MaaS Implementation and Operations

Moderator: Andrew Fremier, Bay Area Toll Authority, Metropolitan Transportation Commission


Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Vendor Forum

Some presenters below delivered presentations that were relevant to those in the room and therefore they are not posted.  

Facilitator: Tyler Milligan, Milligan Partners LLC

  • Björn Crona, Kapsch TrafficCom (stage narrated video )
  • Shannon Swank, BancPass, Inc. (no formal presentation)
  • Richard Arce, TollPlus LLC (no formal presentation)
  • Jennifer Sherblom, Perceptics, LLC (Video)
  • Barry Pelletteri, Kyra Solutions, Inc.
  • Stephen Lockhart, Star Systems International Limited
  • Ken Kao, Advantech B+B SmartWorx
  • George Thiel, SICK, Inc. (Video)
  • Teri England, Red Fox ID LTD

Welcome Remarks

  • Buddy Dyer, City of Orlando

Keynote Speaker

  • Michael Schwarz, Microsoft Corporation

Technology – Who's Zoomin' Who?

Moderator: Joseph Averkamp, Parsons Corporation

This was moderated dicussion, there were no formal prentations.

  • Michelle Maggiore, Cisco Systems
  • Brennan Hamilton, Ford Smart Mobility LLC
  • Lisa Peterson, AiRXOS
  • Michael Noblett, American Center for Mobility
  • Michael Schwarz, Microsoft Corporation

Keynote Speaker

  • Peter Norton, University of Virginia