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Conference Materials

Monday, September 17, 2012

6:00 pm – 8:00pm Reception & Tourism Presentation

Tuesday, September 18, 2012

8:00am – 8:15am Opening Remarks - Carlos Braceras, UDOT Deputy Director

8:15am – 8:45am Utah’s Rest Area Program Overview – Kevin Griffin, UDOT Director of Maintenance

8:45am – 9:30 am Condition Assessments and Preventive Maintenance – Bill Juszcak, UDOT Facilities Manager

9:30am – 10:15am UDOT Rest Area Maintenance Contracts - John Maynard / Bill Peterson, MySentinel Property Management

10:45am – 11:00am UDOT Rest Area Web Site - Mike Dlabal, UDOT IT Analyst

11:00am – 11:15am OMS- Maintenance Contract Monitoring - Mike Marz, UDOT Business Analyst Supervisor

11:15am – 12:15pm Rest Area and Economic Development - David Dahlquist, RDG Dahlquist Art Studio

1:15 pm – 1:30pm Utah Interstate Oasis (Public Private Partnership) program - Rhett Arnell, UDOT Permits Engineer

1:30pm – 2:00pm Tourism and Utah’s Rest Area - Chad Davis, Utah Office of Tourism

2:00pm – 2:30pm UDOT Rest Area Design - Ralph Stanislaw, Archiplex Group

2:30pm – 3:00pm Model Train - Tie Fork Rest Area - Gary Prazen, Original Creations, Inc

3:30pm – 4:15pm Colorado Sustainable Rest Area Design Study – Art Hirsch, TerraLogic Sustainable Solutions

4:15pm – 4:30pm Texas Drowsy Driving Study - Andy Keith, Texas DOT

4:30pm – 5:00pm Michigan Research Study, Appropriate Level of Service-Bob Ranck, Michigan DOT

Wednesday September 19, 2012

8:00am – 8:45am Utah Truck Parking Study - Dan Kuhn and Vern Keeslar, Utah DOT

8:45am – 9:30am Sponsorship, Commercialization, MAP-21 - Hugh Hadsock, FHWA

9:30pm – 10:00am Rest Area Sponsorship Program - David Stein, Travelers Marketing

10:30am – 11:00am Utah Drowsy Driving Program, Zero Facilities - Robert Hull, Utah DOT

11:00am – 11:30am Oregon’s Solar Highway Program - Allison Hamilton, Oregon DOT

11:30am – 12:00pm Texas Rest Area Design - Bob Ray, Texas DOT

1:00pm – 1:15pm Wilkes County Update and Electric Vehicle Charging Stations - Jimmy Parrish, North Carolina DOT

1:15pm – 2:00pm Florida Rest Areas – ADA, Security, Building & Site Designs, Future Plans - Dean Perkins, Florida DOT

2:00pm – 3:00pm Emergency Preparedness: Lessons Learned from Utah’s “Great Shakeout” - Bob Carey, Utah Comprehensive Emergency Management

3:30pm – 4:00pm Energy Conservation and Sustainability - John Burningham, Utah Division of Facilities Construction And Management

4:00pm – 4:30pm UDOT Sustainable Projects - Tim Ularich, Utah DOT

4:30pm – 5:00pm Montana Rest Area Usage Study - David Veneziano, Montana State University

6:00 p.m. Dinner at Texas de Brazil

Thursday September 20, 2012

7:00am – 5:30pm Rest Area Tour:  Utah’s Rest areas and scenery including Utah Olympic Park