The road out of poverty: How transportation impacts economic mobility


DATE: 1-5 p.m. Thursday, March 15, 2018

EVENT: Over the past several years, transportation has emerged as one of the most crucial factors for escaping poverty. This engagement series symposium will examine transportation access and equity from a variety of angles, and connect communities, faculty and students to explore ideas, strategies and potential solutions.

Former U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx will deliver the keynote address, followed by interactive panels led by faculty and community experts addressing topics including:

This event is free and open to the public. A networking reception will follow the event.

PLACE: University of Michigan League, 911 N. University Ave., Ann Arbor