CUTC - Council of University Transportation Centers

Preparing Future Transportation
Leaders for a Sustainable Tomorrow

A webinar series on workforce challenges
and the future of civil engineers
hosted by the Council of University
Transportation Centers


March 4, 2024

Engineering our future. PacTrans and the Council of University Transportation Centers (CUTC) collaborated to provide students with valuable face-to-face engagement with transportation professionals. During the event, the Secretary of Transportation, Roger Millar, and ASCE President, Dennis Truax, imparted insights on the future of civil engineering, opportunities in the intersectionality of transportation and sustainability, and their own career journeys.

Moderator & Speakers

SPEAKERRoger Millar
Secretary of Transportation | WSDOT
Secretary of Transportation for the
Washington State Department of Transportation
(WSDOT), leads an agency that is the steward of a
complex, multimodal transportation system.
SPEAKERDr. Dennis D. Truax
Professor Emeritus | MSU
Professor Emeritus at Mississippi
State University, where he held various leadership roles
and contributed extensively to the American Society of
Civil Engineers (ASCE), including serving as President.