Events & News
The calendar for COMTOChicago COMTO Week activities will be announced shortly.
Check back on this page for more information.
Student-Professional speed networking event
COMTOChicago will once again partner with YPT, ITE, WTS, and APBP to host the Student-Professional Speed networking event.
Save the date (tentatively) for October 19, 2017. Check back soon for more details.
Upcoming Conversation with Dorval R. Carter Jr.
Register through Eventbrite HERE
Ginger Evans presents for COMTO week
COMTO Chicago Chapter presents
Commissioner Ginger Evans
Chicago Department of Aviation
Please join the Conference of Minority Transportation Officials (COMTO) in celebration of COMTO Week to hear from Aviation Commissioner Ginger Evans as she discusses the future of aviation in Chicago and the vision for the city’s two international airports.
7:30am Wednesday November 30th, 2016
The DePaul Club
1 East Jackson Boulevard 11th Floor
Many thanks to our sponsors:
- WSP/PARSONS BRINCKERHOFF
- CKL ENGINEERS, LLC
- REGIONAL TRANSPORTATION AUTHORITY
- ERS ENTERPRISES
- R.M. CHIN AND ASSOCIATES
- INFRASTRUCTURE ENGINEERING, INC.
- MILLENNIA PROFESSIONAL SERVICES
- TRANSMART TECHNOLOGIES
- HDR INC.
YPT, WTS, and COMTO Present – Networking Speed Dating 2016
COMTO, along with YPT and WTS hosts students and young professionals for an hour of one on one networking with other transportation professionals at the RTA on November 10, 2016
Black Men in Safety Event
Please join us for the Black Men in Safety Event on February 12, 2016!
FTA Acting Administrator Therese McMillan on November 16, 2015
Small & Historically Underutilized Businesses: The Value and Relevance to the Transportation Industry with FTA Administrator Therese McMillan at DePaul University – Loop campus
Moderator: Kimberly Slaughter, Vice President & Central Region Transit Director, HDR Engineering Inc.
Dorval R Carter, Jr. President, CTA
Melinda Kelly, Executive Director, Chatham Business Association, SBDI
Mae C. Whiteside, Principal, CKL Engineers, LLC
Jorge Moreno, President, CivCon Services, Inc.
Claire Williams, President, Environmental Design International, Inc.
Limited space, Please RSVP by November 13, 2015 to: firstname.lastname@example.org
COMTO Members: Free
This event’s fee can be used towards the 2016 membership of $125. Become a member now and receive November and December free.
YPT, WTS, and COMTO: Networking Speed Dating 2015
COMTO, YPT, and WTS hosts students and young professionals for an hour of one on one ‘speed networking’ at CTA headquarters on October 29, 2015.
44th COMTO National Meeting and Training Conference
The 44th annual COMTO National meeting and Training Conference is being held in Boston’s Park Plaza Hotel on July 11 – July 14, 2015.
Welcome Back President Carter
COMTO welcomes Dorval Carter back to Chicago on July 7, 2015