On December 6, 2016, the Florida Chamber of Commerce Foundation held its 2016 Transportation Summit in Miami. At the Summit, our Chamber CEO, Beth Kigel, also a Florida Transportation Commissioner, moderated a panel that addressed “Alternatives to Traditional Transportation Funding”. Panel participants included: Douglas J. Calloway, Senior Policy Advisor, Florida Department of Transportation; Carlos Mallol, Vice President, MWH Global; and William Hanson, Vice President of Government Relations & U.S. Business Development, Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation. Beth was also a speaker at the 2015 Transportation Summit in Jacksonville.
At the Summit, the Florida Chamber of Commerce Foundation also launched their newest video entitled “Transportation: Paving the Path to Florida’s Future” highlighting Transportation as a cornerstone to economic vitality and competitiveness. For more information regarding the Summit and to view the video click here.