2017 Eastern Border Transportation Coalition Workshop: 

“Where Do We Go Now?”  The Next Chapter in Canada-U.S. Border Collaboration



EBTC -Port of Montreal2017

Federal Bridge View – Kinloch

Supply & Value Chain – Lynch

CBI- Anderson

Where Do We Go – Gagnon

Heynen presentation (Transport Canada)

Connected, Adaptive and Resilient – A Transportation Strategy for the GLSLR – Final

A Partnership Between- Garry Douglas

Land Border Projects-Scalise


2016 Eastern Border Transportation Coalition Workshop:

“Border Crossings of Today and Tomorrow – Gateways to Global Competitiveness”

EBTC-2016 Workshop-Agenda

Draft 2016 Improving Passenger Rail Service issue paper version FIINAL

Remarks Consul General George

Cross Border Institue -Anderson

Transportation Trends Challenges and Market Forces – Lynch

Beyond the Border Action Plan – CBSA

The Broken Border – Fox ON Trucking

Developing Regional Solutions-SEMCOG

Regional Perspectives on the Border – Hutchins NITTEC

Windsor Border Initiatives_HerbGray – MTO

Perspectives at the Border – Sault Ste Marie International Bridge

Regional Perspectives on the Border- Reinas

Land, Rail, Marine and Air Transportation Preclearance Agreement – Public Safety

Rail Preclearance – WSDOT

Amtrak – Courtemanch

Freight Preclearance – Gauthier

2014 Eastern Border Transportation Coalition Workshop – “Envisioning the Border of the Future” – 9/16/2014

Workshop Participants

1. Dr. Dan Lynch (Dalhousie University)/Ann Marie Schneider, (Michigan State University) — Presentation

2. Laura Mester, Michigan Department of Transportation, Presentation

3. Robert Sharpe, New Brunswick Department of Transportation, Presentation

4. Douglas George, Canadian Consul General, Detroit, Presentation

5. Ann Marie Paul, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Presentation

6. Jennifer Fox, Ontario Trucking Association, Presentation

7. Ann Legars, Shipping Federation of Canada, Presentation

8. Mark High, Canada-US Business Association, Presentation

9. Dan Ujczo, Dickenson Wright, Presentation

2013 Eastern Border Transportation Coalition – Canada-U.S. Border “Dynamics of Change: – September 17, 2013

Registration List
Speaker Biographies

North American Trade, Traffic, and Logistics Trends – Overview

Extra Border Security and its Impact on Canada-United States Trade and Investment: Focus on the Quebec-Northern New York Corridor – Dr. Prem Gandhi & Dr. Neil Duffy

Summary of Findings

Trade, Traffic and Logistics Trends on the Canada-U.S. Border

Trade Up, Truck Volumes Down? Changes In Cross-Border Truck Flows in New York and Vermont – Costa Pappis

Multimodal Study on Freight Transportation in Québec – Claude Sirois

West Coast Trade, Traffic and Logistics Trends – Hugh Conroy

Private Sector Modal Perspectives

CSX – National Gateway & Montreal Expansion – Carl M Warren

Coordinated Clearance Point of Departure Determination – Critical Must Haves Beyond the Border Perimeter Strategy Must Deliver – Jim Phillips

Greening Transportation at North American Land Ports of Entry – Benjamin Teitelbaum

Beyond the Border Action Plan-Government Perspective

Transportation Perspective of the Border – Roger Petzold

Beyond the Border Pilot Projects Status

Pre-inspection Pilot at Pacific Highway Port of Entry – Hugh Conroy

AMTRAK International Operations Update – Ed Courtemanch

Trade, Traffic, Logistics Roundtable

General Logistics and Supply Chain Trends and Challenges -Dr. Daniel Lynch and AnnMarie Schneider


2012 Eastern Border Transportation Coalition – “Enhancing Border Efficiency” – September 11, 2012


2011 Eastern Border Transporation Coalition Workshop – “Connectivity Beyond the Borders” – September 13, 2011

Shared Vision for Perimeter Security and Economic Competiveness

Federal Transportation Policy – Future Directions for Border and Gateway Infrastructure Funding

Regional Freight Movement and Trade Facilitation

Bi-national and Corridor Planning

EBTC Member Updates


Canada-United States Cross-Border Rail Peer Exchange – May 25, 2011