Leslie Woo | Chief Planning and Development Officer
Metrolinx | Canada

Leslie Woo, Chief Planning and Development Officer, Metrolinx


World Metro Rail Congress Day 1 @ 15:20

How Metrolinx plan to innovate in to deliver Toronto’s largest investment in public infrastructure

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  •    Why P3’s reputation has changed over the last ten years and how Metrolinx plans to use them in their projects 
  •    How to structure a C$ 30 billion, multi-faceted construction project.
  •    Bridging the gap between publicly financed flexibility and private entrepreneurship with Metrolinx Capital

World Metro Rail Congress Day 1 @ 17:20

Closing keynote panel: How can we make sure that the urban rail investments that we make now will pay dividends for our cities in the future?

  • Weighing up the initial investment in new technologies such as predictive maintenance when your current infrastructure is in need of repair?
  • How can we deliver higher levels of sustainability, cost-efficiency and drive capacity on our existing budgets?
  • What more can we do to get the most out of our existing infrastructure and what technologies can help us?
  • What are the latest innovative ways to fund new projects and raise money for improvements?

World Metro Rail Congress Day 2 @ 12:00

Global Project Roundtables

At each round table, the project leader will talk for 5 minutes, following the format as below
  • Project introduction, highlighting particular challenges specific to that project
  • Project progress, emphasising supplier and partner relations
  • Project summary – what would we do differently if we tackled this project again?
The table will then move on to discussion for 25 minutes.
There will then be one rotation, giving participants the opportunity to have joined two round tables in total

Unlocking the potential of Metrolinx’s system through the implementation of future mobility solutions.

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