Category: Event

  • Transportation Infrastructure Summit

    This year’s program brings together the transportation industry leaders from both the public and private sector to discuss innovative solutions and current challenges being faced by airports, ports, roadways and rail. The two-day program will help you understand how different delivery models are being employed, and best practices for planning and procuring successful initiatives. Discover […]

    Transportation Infrastructure Summit
  • Transit-Oriented Development Workshop

    The Build America Center is leading a FREE capacity-building workshop to inform and educate public sector principles and practitioners about best practices and lessons learned in delivering Transit Oriented Development (TOD) projects. The workshop will explore topics of innovative delivery methods, including public-private partnerships; value capture techniques and their applications; innovative financing including Federal financing […]

    Transit-Oriented Development Workshop
  • Regional Infrastructure Accelerators Summit

    The Build America Bureau hosted the inaugural Regional Infrastructure Accelerators (RIA) Summit on November 29, 2023, in College Park, Maryland. The RIA program, established by the FAST Act, aims to accelerate project development using innovative financing. Attended by over 70 representatives, including 19 RIA grant awardees, the Summit aimed to bolster capacity and provide technical […]

    Regional Infrastructure Accelerators Summit
  • Modernizing Infrastructure Webinar Series – June 2024

    Join us for a comprehensive webinar exploring the pivotal role academia can play in supporting the implementation of the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law (BIL), also known as the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA). With the IIJA and the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) providing an unprecedented $1 trillion to modernize America’s infrastructure, public and private organizations […]

    Modernizing Infrastructure Webinar Series – June 2024
  • State DOT Roundtable: Utilities Risk Management for Alternative Delivery

    DATE: Monday, April 12, 2024TIME: 11:00am – 12:00 PM EDTFORMAT: VIRTUAL Zoom webinar, REGISTER HERE DESCRIPTION:Utilities-related risks threaten the successful, on-schedule delivery of infrastructure projects, and especially in alternative delivery settings. This webinar engages a panel of state DOT experts in discussion about these important issues. Experiences and differences in perspective between state practitioners will be explored. Participants can […]

    State DOT Roundtable: Utilities Risk Management for Alternative Delivery
  • Modernizing Infrastructure Webinar Series – April 2024

    Doing More with Less: Maintenance-Oriented Strategies for Transportation Improvements DATE: Friday, April 12, 2024TIME: 12:00 – 1:00 PM EDTFORMAT: VIRTUAL Zoom webinar DESCRIPTION: The issue of maintenance—and notably, deferred maintenance—stands as a pivotal challenge confronting public agencies who are looking to modernize their infrastructure. These agencies often do not have a complete picture of their maintenance liabilities and […]

    Modernizing Infrastructure Webinar Series – April 2024
  • FHWA P3 Course

    Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) Training Course: Use of Public-Private Partnerships (P3) for Delivery of Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure for Communities Upcoming Workshop: April 10, In-Person One-day, in-person training for local government staff involved in Electric Vehicle (EV) charging infrastructure Location: NHI training facilities, 2600 Park Tower Drive, Suite 500, Vienna, VA 22180 (Weatherford Training Room) […]

  • Modernizing Infrastructure Webinar Series – September 2023

    Description: Despite five decades of experience, there is a considerable gap in legal and empirical study on the impacts of the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA). Proponents of reform often claim NEPA litigation is a major obstacle for federal actions; others have concluded that litigation is not a major contributor of project cost escalation or […]

    Modernizing Infrastructure Webinar Series – September 2023
  • Modernizing Infrastructure Webinar Series – April 2023

    Description: Over the last few decades, public agencies have increasingly implemented large-scaletransportation projects. Such projects are typically complex, have a variety of risks, and involvemultiple stakeholders that often have conflicting interests and incentives. Oftentimes, alternativecontracting methods such as design-build or design-build-finance-operate-maintain are used todeliver these projects. In these arrangements, the allocation and management of risks […]

    Modernizing Infrastructure Webinar Series – April 2023
  • Modernizing Infrastructure Webinar Series – October 2023

    The U.S. has a relative abundance of arterial highways—two+ lane roads radiating from many urban areas and much more land devoted to retail than similar high-income countries. Many parts of the U.S. also suffer from a affordable housing shortage. And its retail sector, in the form of enclosed and outdoor shopping malls, are experiencing low […]

    Modernizing Infrastructure Webinar Series – October 2023