Michigan Rail Virtual Conference 2021

Year of Rail: The Platform for Change

The Michigan Rail Virtual Conference will be held August 10-11, 2021.  Due  to the ongoing Covid situation we will again hold a virtual conference.   The program will open a bit before 9 AM each day, and should be finished by around 1 PM ... all times Eastern Time Zone.  

Registration is now open!  Click here to register for the conference.

Check the AGENDA for information on the program as it develops!

If you have any questions about the conference or registration, please contact Amanda at alkerttu@mtu.edu, Thank you!

Professional Development Hours

A participation confirmation form will be provided to each registered participant.  You should be able to use this to document Professional Development Hours (Pdh) for most engineering license programs.  If you need more help with this, contact David Nelson, dannelso@mtu.edu after the conference.  A total of 8 hours (4 hours per day) can be acquired.


Announcing our keynote speakers!

Sponsor the Virtual Michigal Rail Conference!!!

See the sponsor flyer for sponsorship details or visit the sponsor registration page to sign up!


Lean more about how your organization can become a Sponsor!

Diamond Level - $1500

Platinum Level - $750

Gold Level - $250


Aug 10, 2021 9:00am to Aug 11, 2021 9:00am
Rail Transportation Program
1400 Townsend Drive
Houghton, MI. 49931-1295
Phone: 1-906-487-3547
Fax: 1-906-487-2943
A special thank you to our sponsor and partners!

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