The NCTCOG Transportation Department staff provides presentations to various events through the Dallas-Fort Worth region.

If you would like to request a staff presentation, please contact North Central Texas Council of Governments Transportation staff in advance or your event.

Transportation Staff Presentations

DateTitle PresenterAudience 
3/11/21Funding OpportunitiesAmy HodgesResource Conservation Council
3/11/20Benefits and Incentives for Using Greener, Cleaner EquipmentAmy HodgesGreen Professional Workshop
9/12/19Vehicle Procurement Success StoryNancy LuongNorth Texas SHARE Expo
4/11/19School Bus Funding OpportunitiesNancy LuongNorth Texas Association for Public Transportation
2/6/19Volkswagen Environmental Mitigation Trust OverviewNancy LuongResource Conservation Council
1/23/19Benefits and Incentives for Using Greener, Cleaner EquipmentAmy HodgesGreen Professionals Workshop
11/14/18Transportation and Air Quality UpdatesHuong Duong
Nancy Luong
Mike Johnson
Dallas Fleet Maintenance Council
11/13/18Future of Vehicle Emissions Programs in TexasChris KlausTexas State Inspection Association
11/2/18Idle Reduction Technologies for AmbulancesLori Clark
David Garcia
Southwestern Medical District Parking and Transportation Work Group
10/26/18Transportation and the Broader Metropolitan RegionMichael MorrisUnited States Conference of Mayors
10/16/18Transportation Issues & How East Dallas Connects with the Rest of the Dallas AreaMichael MorrisEast Dallas Chamber of Commerce
9/13/18Regional Trends in Air Quality, Electric Vehicles, and TransportationBailey MullerGeneral Services Administration Sustainability Council Meeting
9/11/18Metropolitan Planning Organization Roles and Responsibilities in Air QualityChris KlausTxDOT Environmental Conference
9/5/18Overview of the Volkswagen SettlementLori ClarkCity of Plano
7/18/18Regional Air QualityChris KlausIrving City Council Transportation and Natural Resources Committee
7/7/18Regional Environmental UpdateChris KlausEnergy Summit & Fair
4/24/18Technologies Needed for Future Compliance with Ozone StandardsLori ClarkHouse Committee on Environmental Regulation Subcommittee on Air Quality and Muncipal Landfills
4/23/18Charging Ahead: The State of Electric Vehicles in North TexasLori ClarkHDR Lunch & Learn
3/27/18Heavy-Duty Diesel Inspection and Maintenace Pilot Program - Phase 2
Oversize/Overweight Trucks
Data Collection
Chris KlausCommercial Vehicle Enforcement Working Group
3/23/18North Texas Air Quality:  Opportunities for ImprovementLori ClarkLeadership North Texas
3/21/18Using On-Road Heavy-Duty Emissions Measurement System for a Heavy-Duty Vehicle Inspection and Maintenance ProgramChris KlausCoordinating Research Council (CRC) Real World Emissions Workshop
11/14/17Are We There Yet? The Current State and Impact of Alternative FuelsLori ClarkTexas Energy Summit
10/23/17How Local Communities can be Designated as SolSmartKristina RonnebergGRIDNEXT 2017 Conference
10/20/17North Central Texas Council of GovernmentsShannon StevensonUniversity of Oklahoma Meteorology Field Trip
9/28/17SMARTE (Saving Money and Reducing Truck Emissions) ProgramJason BrownContinental Truck Driver Training & Education School
9/26/17Charging Ahead: The State of Electric Vehicles in North TexasLori ClarkAir & Waste Management Association
9/21/17North Texas Air Quality UpdateChris KlausAccelerating Environmental Health in Dallas
8/31/17Volkswagen Settlement: A Financial Opportunity for Public Works FleetsLori ClarkPublic Works Council
8/4/17Implications of Being Designated NonattainmentJenny NarvaezWTS San Antonio/SWITE Professional Development
7/25-26/17North Texas Air Quality UpdateLori ClarkVolkswagen Stakeholder Meeting
7/15/17North Texas Environmental EffortsChris KlausEnergy Efficiency Summit & Fair
7/11/17Saving Money and Reducing Truck Emissions (SMARTE) ProgramContinental Truck Driver Training & Education School
6/21/17Considerations for Integration of Infrastructure Resiliency and Asset Management with Long-Range Planning in North Central Texas
Chris KlausFHWA Resilience Workshop
6/20/17Research InvolvementChris KlausTxSTIC
6/12/17Saving Money and Reducing Truck Emissions (SMARTE) Program
Continental Truck Driver Training & Education School
5/24/17Mobility 2040 and Legislative Update:  Are We All On The Same Page?Michael MorrisAmerican Council of Engineering Companies
4/20/17Fleets for the Future Odyssey
Earth Day Texas
3/31/17Ozone in North Texas: Opportunities for ImprovementLeadership North Texas
3/22/17"EV-Ready" or Not! Electric Vehicles in Texas
Kristina RonnebergSierra Club, Fort Worth Chapter
2/10/17DFW Clean Cities Annual Report and Fleet Opportunities Update
FleetPros - Texas Chapter
2/6/17"EV-Ready" or Not! Electric Vehicles in Texas
Rachel Linnewiel
Texas Public Works Association Short Course
12/19/16Distributed Use of Solar Energy: Multiple Perspectives
Community Solar
Lori ClarkCATEE Conference
12/20/16Go Solar Texas: Building Capacity for Solar at the Local Level
Tamara Cook
CATEE Conference
12/21/16Texas Metro Area Roundtable
Tamara Cook
CATEE Conference
12/12/16Metropolitan Transportation Planning and ProgrammingMichael MorrisASCE Dallas Branch Meeting
11/9/16Go Solar Texas: Building Capacity for Solar at the Local LevelKristina RonnebergGRIDNEXT 2016 Conference
11/3/16Plans, Trains, and AutomobilesMichael MorrisCanyon Creek Home Association
10/19/16Solar in Texas Status and OpportunitiesKristina RonnebergGreater Fort Worth Sierra Club
9/28/16Transportation Conformity:  Lowest Costs Ways to
Meet Federal Air Quality Requirements so Roads Can be Built
Chris KlausHouse Transportation Planning Subcommittee
9/14/16Clean Vehicle Initiatives in North Central TexasPamela BurnsRocky Mountain Fleet Association Fleet Conference
9/10/16Electric Vehicle Update: What to WatchRachel LinnewielNorth Texas Electric Auto Association and North Texas Renewable Energy Group
7/28/16Executive Board OrientationMichael MorrisNCTCOG Executive Board
4/29/16Ozone in North Texas:  Opportunities for ImprovementLeadership North Texas
4/28/16Advantage of Using SmartWay TechnologiesJasper AlveTarrant County College Energy Center Workshop
4/28/16Air North Texas: Air Quality Education in North Central TexasWhitney VandiverTarrant County College Energy Center Workshop
4/28/16Dallas-Fort Worth Clean Cities CoalitionKenny BergstromTarrant County College Energy Center Workshop
4/28/16Strategies to Improve Air Quality in North TexasKristina RonnebergTarrant County College Energy Center Workshop
4/22/16Texas Trucking Association Luncheon at Earth Day TexasTexas Trucking Association Meeting
2/11/16DFW Clean Cities Annual Report and Clean Fleet Policy UpdateRocky Mountain Fleet Management Association Meeting
10/23/15Electric Vehicles: What, Why, and How
Rachel Linnewiel
Terrell ISD, Herman Furlough, Jr. Middle School
9/23/15Leveraging the EPA SmartWay Program for Local GoalsLori ClarkOzone Transport Commission Webinar
8/19/15Future of Transportation and Water: Smarter Regions, Shared OutcomesMichael MorrisIrving Transportation and Water Summit
7/8/15Freight 2055 Roundtable DiscussionMichael MorrisFreight Stakeholders
6/10/15Ozone in North Texas: Opportunities for ImprovementChris KlausNorth Texas Commission Webinar
5/25/15Developing Regional Trails, North Central Texas' Bicycle
and Pedestrian Network
Jeremy WilliamsTexas Lakes Trail and Dallas-Fort Worth Tourism Council Joint Meeting
5/14/15"Superhighway" of Trails - Bike from Dallas to Fort WorthKarla WeaverDallas Parks Foundation
5/13/15Introduction to the NCTCOG SMARTE ProgramLori ClarkDallas Fleet Maintenance Council
4/23/15Examples of Local SmartWay InitiativesLori ClarkCentral States Air Resources Agency Webinar
4/13/15North Central Texas Council of Governments Air Quality Programs
Transportation Policy, Programs, and History
Jenny NarvaezUniversity of Texas, Arlington
3/26/15NCTCOG Regional Program Updates and Funding OverviewLori ClarkNational Association of Fleet Administrators
3/23/15MOVES2014 Model: Dallas-Fort Worth Metropolitan Planning
Organization Transition Needs, Results, and Recommendations
Chris Klaus25th Coordinating Research Council Real World Emissions Workshop