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ITS Joint Program Office; Trucking Industry Mobility & Technology Coalition Annual Meeting

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Thursday, September 16, 2010
Volume 75, Number 179
Research and Innovative Technology Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation.
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Intelligent Transportation Systems Joint Program Office

The Trucking Industry Mobility & Technology Coalition (TIMTC) Annual Meeting will be held October 18–19, 2010 in conjunction with ATA's Management Conference & Exhibition in Phoenix, providing TIMTC members with the opportunity to participate in both events simultaneously. TIMTC is a U.S. DOT-sponsored forum for public and private sector stakeholders that are focused on the latest in truck technology and productivity initiatives. TIMTC members will convene in Phoenix this October for business and educational meetings focused on today's top issues including: Truck IntelliDrive: Beating Gridlock with a Smart Grid; U.S. DOT Truck Technology Initiatives; and State and Federal Reauthorization Objectives. Section 5601(o) of the Safe, Accountable, Flexible, Efficient Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for Users (SAFETEA–LU) directs the U.S. Department of Transportation to establish an Advisory Council on Transportation Statistics subject to the Federal Advisory Committee Act (5 U.S.C., App. 2) to advise the Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS) on the quality, reliability, consistency, objectivity, and relevance of transportation statistics and analyses collected, supported, or disseminated by the Bureau and the Department. Confirmed speakers include: Anne Ferro, FMCSA Administrator; Jeff Lindley, FHWA Associate Administrator for Operations; Allen Biehler, Secretary of Transportation, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania; David Parker, Senior Legal Counsel, Great West Casualty; and other top industry executives. For more information and your free registration for the TIMTC Annual Meeting, please contact Carla Schulz at 770–432–0628 or Not yet a member of TIMTC? Membership is free and provides the latest information and updates on trucking industry initiatives that improve the industry's safety and mobility. Send your contact information to to receive your free membership. Issued in Washington, DC, on the 9th day of September 2010. John Augustine, Managing Director, ITS Joint Program Office. [FR Doc. 2010–22962 Filed 9–15–10; 8:45 am]

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