May 15, 2024 – 11 a.m. 2024 Freight Summit – Infrastructure Investment as an Economic Driver

Don’t miss this opportunity to gather again in person for the Freight Summit featuring a keynote conversation with Shayne Gill on Infrastructure Investment as an Economic Driver. The keynote conversation will highlight the significance of the infrastructure investment occurring in the St. Louis region and the impact it has on the regional and national freight network, while spotlighting the work being done to foster the development, operation, and maintenance of an integrated national transportation system.

The event will also feature the release of the 2025 Priority Projects List, a valuable tool used to advocate for support and funding for critical infrastructure improvements that strengthen the St. Louis region’s position as a world-class freight and logistics hub for national and global supply chains, with associated remarks by representatives of both the Illinois and Missouri Departments of Transportation.

This event will be held at the Bi-State Development Headquarters Office in downtown St. Louis.


  • Shayne Gill, Program Director for Multimodal Transportation, American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials  (Keynote Speaker)
  • Tom Evers, Assistant District Engineer, Missouri Department of Transportation
  • Kirk Brown, Region Five Engineer, Illinois Department of Transportation