Coming this summer – International Crosstie and Fastening System Symposium

Registration is now open and sponsorships are still available for the International Crosstie and Fastening System Symposium. This two-day event will be held on the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign campus on 4-5 June 2024 and will be held in conjunction with the AREMA Committee 30 (Ties) spring meeting on 6 June 2024. General sponsorships are available as well as a few limited Platinum Sponsor slots.

For more information about the 2024 Symposium and to register please visit our webpage. The registration fee includes symposium technical sessions, luncheon keynote addresses and dinners both nights. The Transit Keynote Address will be given by Carrie Wagener, First Deputy Chief Engineer, Chicago Transit Authority (CTA). The title of her address is: CTA’s Red and Purple Modernization Phase One Project: Overcoming Challenging Constraints.

The objective of the symposium is to further international communication and collaboration on design and performance challenges and solutions for crossties and fastening systems.