46th Annual Conference – 2011

CTRF 46th Annual Conference

Transportation and Innovation: the Roles of Governments, Industry and Academia

May 29 - June 1, 2011
Ramada Plaza Hotel Gatineau, Quebec

Table of Contents


    Papers are organized by conference session.

    Opening Plenary Session - Presentations Only : Transportation Productivity and Innovation

    Moderator: Doug Johnson, President CTRF


    • Ross McKenzie, Centre for Automotive Research, University of Waterloo
    • Phil Ireland, Canadian Pacific Railway
    • Fassi Kafyeke, Bombardier Aerospace
    • Kristine Burr, Transport Canada

    Session I: Freight Logistics

    Session II: Trucking Industry

     Session III: Innovation-Theory and Practice

    Session IV: Risk and Security

    Session V: Rail Freight I

    Session VI: Transportation Modeling and Data

    Session VII: Port Issues

    Session VIII: Infrastructure, Grain and Weather

    Session IX: Economics and Innovation

    Panel Session: Urban Road Congestion Issues

    Moderator: Malcolm Cairns, Canadian Pacific Railway


    Session X: Urban Issues

    Session XI: Rail Freight II

    Session XII: Maritime Issues I

    Session XIII: Road Pricing and Regulation

    Session XIV: Gateways

    Session XV: Passenger and Rail Transportation

    Panel Session: Transportation and the Environment

    Moderator: Vijay Gill, Conference Board of Canada

    Session XVI: Economics and Air Transport

    Session XVII: Environmental Issues

    Session XVIII: Maritime Issues II

    Student Paper Winners