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2019 Virginia Specialized Transportation Safety & Management
Conference Speakers

Craig Feister
Division Administrator
USDOT/Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration

Topic: What's Happening in FMCSA?

First Sergeant Jeffrey Jones
Virginia State Police

Topic: Crash Investigations & Reconstruction – Causes of crashes and ways to reduce crashes

Myrna Banks
Training Supervisor
Norfolk Public Schools

Topic: The Ins and Outs of School Bus Safety

Sergeant Larry Montgomery
Virginia State Police

Topic: CMV Inspection - Demonstration

Captain Ronald C. Maxey, Jr.
Division Commander Safety Division Headquarters
Virginia State Police, Safety Division

Topic: Virginia State Police’s plan for the future in transportation safety

Phil Fonner
Virginia Department of Transportation
and
James "Jim" Stanek
Virginia Department of Transportation

Topic:  Traffic Management at Truck Incidents

William D. Williams
Supervisory Transportation Security Inspector
US Department of Homeland Security/Transportation Security Administration
and
Joseph F. Lopez,
Transportation Security Inspector,
US Department of Homeland Security/Transportation Security Administration

Topic: Homeland Safety/ Security and the Trucking Industry

Wayne Davis
Director, Motor Carrier Size and Weight Services
Department of Motor Vehicles

Topic: DMV and Legislative Issues involving the Motor Carrier Industry

Ebony E. Velazquez
Program Coordinator, Hampton Roads Human Trafficking Task Force
Office of the Attorney General

Topic: Human Trafficking and How it Involves the Trucking Industry

     

2019 Virginia Specialized Transportation

Safety & Management Conference

April 25, 2019

 

 MORNING SESSIONS

 

7:45 – 8:45                  Registration and Opening Reception • Pre-Function Corridor

8:45 – 9:00                 Welcome • Lake Wright Ballroom 
                                       Pledge of Allegiance
                                       Robert Clinebell, Drive Safe Hampton Roads President and
                                       Dwight Jenkins, Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles Highway Safety Office

9:00 – 9:30    General Session 1 • Lake Wright Ballroom
                                      WHAT’S HAPPENING IN FMSCA?
                                      Craig Feister, U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Motor Carrier Safety                                                               Administration

9:30 - 10:30    General Session 2 • Lake Wright Ballroom
                                      COMMERCIAL VEHICLE CRASH RECONSTRUCTION
                                      First Sergeant Jeff Jones, Virginia State Police

10:30 - 11:00    General Session 3 • Lake Wright Ballroom
                                      The Ins and Outs of School Bus Safety
                                      Myrna Banks, Norfolk Public Schools

11:00 - 11:15    Break • Pre-Function Corridor

11:15 - 12:00    General Session 4 • Lake Wright Ballroom
                                      COMMERCIAL MOTOR VEHICLE INSPECTION
                                      Sgt. Larry Montgomery, Virginia State Police

 

AFTERNOON SESSIONS

12:00 - 12:30   Lunch • Norfolk Room

12:30 - 1:00     Lunch Session • Lake Wright Ballroom
                                      VIRGINIA STATE POLICE’S PLAN FOR THE FUTURE IN TRANSPORTATION SAFETY
                                      Captain Ronald C. Maxey, Jr., Virginia State Police

1:00 - 1:30     General Session 6 • Lake Wright Ballroom
                                      Traffic Management at Truck Incidents
                                      Phil Fonner, Virginia Department of Transportation and
                                      Jim Stanek, Virginia Department of Transportation

1:30 - 2:00     General Session 7 • Lake Wright Ballroom
                                      Homeland Safety and the Trucking Industry 
                                      William D. Williams, U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Transportation Security
                                      Administration and   
                                      Joseph F. Lopez, U.S. Department of HomelandSecurity, Transportation Security
                                      Administration       

2:00 - 2:15      Break • Pre-Function Corridor

2:15 - 3:00      General Session 8 • Lake Wright Ballroom
                                      DMV and Legislative Issues involving the Motor Carrier Industry
                                      Wayne Davis, Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles

3:00 - 3:45      General Session 9 • Lake Wright Ballroom
                                      Human Trafficking and How it involves the Trucking industry                                                                                               Ebony Velazquez, Hampton Roads Human Trafficking Task Force, Office of the Attorney
                                      General                                                                                                      

3:45 - 4:00      Closing Remarks • Lake Wright Ballroom  

 

  • The Virginia Specialized Transportation Safety and Management Conference will be held on Thursday, April 25, 2019.  Check-in is 8:00 am - 9:00 am.  Session times are from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm.
  • Every person entering the conference area MUST be physically pre-registered utilizing a separate registration form.  A valid email address is required.  Early registration is recommended.  Space is limited.  Any military attendees should obtain Travel Order Authorization.
  • Registration fee is $25.00 if received prior to April 2, 2019.  Registration fee between April 2-April 11 is $50.00.  No registrations accepted after April 11, 2019.  Registration Fee includes participation in all sessions, program materials, refreshments, and lunch during the Conference.
  • Inside / Outdoor Exhibitor Space Cost: Free with conference registration.  Space is limited, so register early.  Inside space includes registration for 1 person, a 6 ft x 3 ft table, covers, and 2 chairs.  Additional representatives are $25 for each representative and MUST register for the conference. Outside exhibitor registration: All display vehicles MUST be registered ahead of time and correspond to an attendee.
  • Topics include DMV and Legislative Issues involving the Motor Carrier Industry, Virginia State Police’s plan for the future in transportation safety, Crash Investigations & Reconstruction – Causes of crashes and ways to reduce crashes, The Ins and Outs of School Bus Safety, and Human Trafficking and the Trucking Industry.  Equipment, supplies, and demonstrations will be on display at the Conference.  Note: Program may change due to unforeseen circumstances.
  • Make checks payable to Drive Safe Hampton Roads.  All payments due by Friday, April 19, 2019, unless previously approved.  No refunds after that date.  Contact dshr@drivesafehr.org to make alternate arrangements.
  • Questions?  Contact Drive Safe HR via email at dshr@drivesafehr.org or voice mail at 757-498-2562.
  • Special Discount for Conference participants for Sleep Inn @ Lake Wright.  Contact dshr@drivesafehr.org for discount information.

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