International Transport Forum - 2014 annual summit Transport for a Changing World | 21-23 may 2014 - Leipsig, Germany | France presidency
Speakers
Butch Wlaschin
Director, Office of Asset Management, Pavements and Construction
Federal Highway Administration
Speaker
Climate Change Adaptation and Extreme Events: Ensuring Network Performance in a Changing World
11:00 - 12:30Wednesday, 21 May 2014

Butch Wlaschin provides national leadership to state and local governments in maintaining, operating, and upgrading transportation (highway) assets. His office establishes policy, guidance and technical assistance on asset management, pavements, materials, and construction. Butch currently leads a national effort to assess infrastructure health, and co-chairs the Federal Highway Administration’s (FHWA) Working Group on Adaptation. He holds a Master’s Degree in Geotechnical Engineering from Georgia Tech and is a registered Professional Engineer and member of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM) and the Transport Research Board (TRB) and has over 44 years' experience in transportation.