OGRA Conference Workshop Presentations

NOTE: A few speakers do not wish to share their presentations and will be marked below with Presentation not Available. 

Monday, February 25th – Morning Workshops

ADAPTING WINTER MAINTENANCE TO NEW ENVIRONMENT, NEW EXPECTATIONS

Adapting Winter Maintenance – Paul Johnson

Transport & Retention of Water and Salt

Assessing the Efficacy of Current Road Salt Management Programs

Water Quality Research

Salt Management Frameworks: Finding the Balance – Chitra Gowda

Adapting Winter Maintenance – Mike Stone – Presentation not Available 

BUILDING 21ST CENTURY ROAD NETWORKS 

ARIA: An ITS Platform for Connected and Autonomous Vehicles – Farid Mobasser

Re-Designing Transit – Remi Desa

Road Information Management and Communications – Doug Allport

LESSONS LEARNED FROM RURAL-DECISION MAKERS

MUNICIPAL ASSET MANAGEMENT PLANNING QUESTION BOX

THE NEW CONSTRUCTION ACT – SIX MONTHS IN

Ontario’s New Construction Act-Six Months In – Sharon Vogel

WEATHER GONE WILD

Weather Gone Wild Practical Approaches to Limit Risk and Advance Resilience – Elliott Cappell

Weather Gone Wild Practical Approaches to Limit Risk and Advance Resilience – Natalia Moudrak

Weather Gone Wild Practical Approaches to Limit Risk and Advance Resilience – Arthur Lofsky – Presentation not Available 

Tuesday, February 26th – Morning Workshops

BIGGER BANG FOR A BUCK – IMPROVING PROCUREMENT

Sustainable Procurement – Darla Campbell

21st CENTURY NON-PAVED ROADS

Narrative of Gravel Roads – Warren Nicholishen

When to Convert a Gravel Road – David Anderson

Optimized Gravel Road Management Systems – Roozbeh Rashedi

DIVERSITY, INCLUSION AND EQUITY

MUNICIPAL CLASS EA

DEVELOPING AN EFFECTIVE STRATEGIC ASSET MANAGEMENT PLANNING POLICY 

Developing a Strategic Asset Management Plan – Dharmen Dhaliah

Level of Service Framework – John Tarantino

Building Tomorrow – Today – Joanne Vanderheyden

Matthew Wilson – Municipal Asset Management Planning Regulation

Tuesday, February 26th – Afternoon Workshops

BEYOND METROLINX

BUILDING THE FUTURE

ESTABLISHING LEVELS OF SERVICE

Affordable Levels of Service – Brian Anderson

Keys to Decision Making – Sam Sidawi

Level of Service Framework – John Tarantino

THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE PROBLEMATIC