The Northeast Pennsylvania Manufacturers and Employers Association (MAEA) will hold a Transportation/Infrastructure Roundtable from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. discussing Safe and Efficient Transportation: "The Time to Invest is Now" on May
30, 2013 at the Pottsville Club. Robert E. Latham, CAE, will be on hand to present.
Questions that will be answered include:
• What mandatory and recommended notices should be included to inform employees
about their legal rights and responsibilities?
• Does PennDOT Really Need More Funding?
• What happens if a transportation plan is not enacted?
• What does a comprehensive transportation plan mean?
• What will SB 1 cost me?
Robert E. Latham, CAE has more than 30 years of experience representing the highway and transportation construction
industry at both the state and national level. Currently executive vice president and chief staff officer of the Associated Pennsylvania Constructors (APC), he previously served as the executive director and principle staff
officer of the Maryland Highway Contractors Association (MHCA), and director of ARTBA's contractors division in Washington, DC. As executive vice president for APC, Latham serves as principle operating officer, chief spokesman for the industry and primary lobbyist with Pennsylvania state government and the media. In 2011, he was appointed to Transportation Funding
Advisory Commission by Governor Tom Corbett. Latham and APC are a driving force behind the Keystone Transportation Funding Coalition a confederation of organizations with an interest in multimodal transportation funding.
The cost to register, which includes lunch, is $37 for members and $74 for non-members. To register, please email Darlene J. Robbins at
, or call the MAEA office at 570-622-0992. You can also review our other offerings by visiting our website at www.maea.biz.