GLOBAL EXPERIENCES IN CONGESTION PRICING
Learn about congestion management programs around the world at this installment of Metro’s Transportation Speaker Series featuring Naveen Lamba from IBM’s Global Business Services.Stockholm, London and Singapore are three cities with prominent congestion charging programs. IBM has a significant role in all three projects and a wealth of lessons learned from these successful implementations. Mr. Lamba will also discuss examples of cities that have unsuccessfully tried to implement congestion management programs. Finally, the presentation will discuss innovative approaches to developing the next generation of congestion pricing solutions.
noon to 1 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 10, 2009
Metro Regional Center, council chamber
600 NE Grand Ave., Portland
About Naveen Lamba
Mr. Lamba is IBM’s global industry leader for intelligent transportation and is based in the Washington D.C. area. He has spent the last 18 years working on intelligent transportation projects around the world for governments and private sector organizations. Mr. Lamba’s work focuses on developing business and technical models suitable for varying economic and social environments.
Free and open to the public. This lecture is part of Metro’s Transportation Speaker Series. Reservations are not required. For more information, call 503-797-1916 or visit www.oregonmetro.gov.