Transportation Asset Management Council
October 23, 2018
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Ramada Inn of Marquette (www.ramadamarquette.com)
412 W. Washington St.
Marquette, MI 49855
7:30 – 8:00 AM: Registration & Breakfast
8:00 – 8:10 AM: Welcome and Opening Comments & Introductions – Bob Slattery, TAMC Emcee
8:10 – 8:30 AM: Asset Management in Michigan’s Every Day: How We’ve Been Doing as a State – Joanna Johnson, TAMC Chair
8:30 – 9:30 AM: Reporting 2017 Michigan Road Conditions: What Was Observed… and Other Interesting Observations – Gil Chesbro, TAMC and Joanna Johnson, TAMC Chair
9:30 – 10:15 AM: 2017 Michigan Bridge Conditions: What the Data Means to You – Beckie Curtis PE, Michigan Department of Transportation & TAMC Bridge Committee Chair
10:15 – 10:30 AM: Networking Break
10:30 – 11:15 AM: Bridge Bundling Program: An Asset Management Tool You Can Use – Beckie Curtis PE, Michigan Department of Transportation & TAMC Bridge Committee Chair
11:15 – 12:00 PM: Panel Conversation: Strategies for Preserving Your Roads – Monica Ackerson, Michigan Road Preservation Association, Industry Representatives from Fahrner Asphalt Sealers, LLC and Strawser Construction, Inc.
12:00 – 1:00 PM: Lunch
1:00 – 2:00 PM: How Culvert Inventorying and Assessment Can Make Michigan Better – Scott Bershing/Chris Gilbertson, Michigan Technological University
2:00 – 2:15 PM: Networking Break
2:15 – 3:15 PM: Michigan Infrastructure Council & Water Asset Management Council: Where They Intersect with the TAMC and What that Means for Road-owning Agencies – Therese Empie, Office of Governor Rick Snyder, Jessica Moy, Michigan Infrastructure Council, Kelly Green, Michigan Department of Environmental Quality and Joanna Johnson, TAMC Chair
3:15 – 3:30 PM: Summary/Closing – Bob Slattery & Joanna Johnson, TAMC
To Register: Contact the Michigan Local Technical Assistance Program at the Center for Technology and Training at 906-487-2102, firstname.lastname@example.org, or online at:
For lodging reservations, please contact the Ramada Inn of Marquette at 1-906-228-6000.
For more information:
Asset Management Coordinator