The premier freight and passenger rail conference in Texas and the Southwest
Held each January in Dallas
Planned rail presentations will spotlight
Short Line Railroads: Valuable First Mile-Last Mile Assets
Building and Rebuilding the Class 1 Rail Network in Texas
Passenger Corridor Development: I-35 and I-20
Rail: the Rodney Dangerfield in State Transportation Plans?
The Bullet Train: A Progress Report
Urban / Suburban Rail: Are We On The Right Track?
Registration is available through this portal
Early Bird Registration prices are now in effect – See Below
$229.00 Includes Thursday evening Networking & Dinner and All-Day Friday Presentations / $89.00 Thursday evening Dinner only / $169 Friday All-Day Presentations / Choose the $229.00 full registration and save $29 on the Early Bird Rate. Early Bird Rate expire when capacity threshold is reached so book early!
The host hotel will again be the Magnolia on North Central Expressway in Dallas, across from SMU and the Bush Presidential Library
Calling for presentations: If you have a timely topic please send an email with your outline to firstname.lastname@example.org for consideration
There are sponsorship opportunities for the Southwestern Rail Conference. Contact Bernie Rodriguez at 469-569-0136 or email@example.com for details
TRA is a 501(c)3 not for profit. Our continuing work of educating and informing the pubic and private sector on the benefits of freight and passenger rail come from conference registrations, sponsorships and financial contributions from private citizens and the business community.