PIE 2019 Seminar Schedule Tuesday
Parking Industry Expo 2019 Seminar Sessions
Day Two -- Start the day with a special session sponsored by the International Downtown Association. Join John Van Horn as he moderates a panel of downtown parking industry veterans as they present the IDA’s report on parking in metropolitan downtowns, universities, shopping centers, airports and more. Followed up with this year’s Special Keynote Address featuring Michael Lowder, Director, Office of Intelligence, Security and Emergency Response (retired), US Department of Transportation. Plus 8 more seminars, PIE Trade Show, Speed Networking and Parking Today’s Reception Cocktail Party.
Tuesday, March 12, 2019
8:00 am – 8:50 am
Parking is Changing – You must become involved
presented by the International Downtown Association
Whether you are a city, university, shopping center, parking operator, tech provider, or developer, this session is for you. The findings of the Top Issue Council Report on Parking of the International Downtown Association will be presented. Hot topics such as Transportation Network Committees, Electric Vehicles, autonomous vehicles, mobility/transportation demand management, curb management, compliance vs. enforcement, adaptive reuse, and harnessing data headline the session. Lastly, it will dive into some real world examples of what is working right now and isn’t.
Moderator: John Van Horn, Editor, Parking Today Media
Presented by : Andrew Thomas, Executive Director, Westwood Village Improvement Association, Los Angeles, CA; Adam Jones, Vice President, Downtown Tempe Authority, Inc., Tempe, AZ; and Samantha Chaloupka, Area Manager – Parking Services, Downtown Tempe Authority, Inc., Tempe, AZ
9:00 am – 9:50 am
T-Minus 24 Hours to Hire The Best
presented by the Marlyn Group
24 Hours. That’s it. Top hourly candidates will only last in your pipeline this long once they apply if they don’t hear from you. If hiring frontline associates is a challenge for your organization, then attending this session is a must! Vicki Pero, Principal, from the Marlyn Group will share both strategy and practical tips on hiring practices to ensure your process is productive and yields finalists you want to hire. With her 20 plus years parking industry experience in HR and Operations, Vicki will show you easy, fast ways to promote your employer brand, interview for both technical skills and behavioral traits and evaluate the finalists so you hire the right talent every time. At the end of this session, you’ll be able to immediately put in play those best practices that change the hiring challenge to opportunity!
Presented by : Vicki Pero, Principal, The Marlyn Group
9:00 am – 9:50 am
Understanding Consumer Behavior
ParkMobile will share the latest research on consumer behavior as it relates to parking and discuss how operators need to think differently about their business.
Presented by : James Bain, SVP of Strategic and Corporate Development, ParkMobile
3:15 pm - 4:30 pm
Speed Networking featuring a Wine and Beer Bar!
Sponsored by Watry Design
Come away from PIE with your Address Book filled with resources. Here’s a chance to meet people who can help you with your parking problems. They are experts, they are vendors, and they are folks who simply have solved the same problem somewhere else. Spend an hour, meet 50 resources.
Hosted by : Marcy Sparrow and Astrid Ambroziak from Parking Today