Annual Committee Chairs Luncheon

Committee Members are the heart of AREMA’s Mission. It is because of them AREMA is able to provide the rail industry the essential educational information and tools it needs. Their time, talent and expertise help to create the knowledgeable community and exceptional experiences we all value so highly. Join us in honoring the outgoing and incoming chairs of our 30 committees at our Annual Committee Chairs Luncheon. Purchase your ticket while you’re registering online for the Annual Conference & Exposition. 


Tuesday, September 18, 2018
12:15 – 2:00 PM 

Corporate Tables

Reserve your Corporate Table now to ensure optimal seating for you and your guests. A reserved table can be used as a great way to entertain current clients and to impress prospective customers. Corporate tables get preferential placement near the front of the banquet room and offer prime seating. Each table holds ten seats. Buy your tickets in advance, tickets are subject to sell out.  Reserve your Corporate Table online while you’re registering for the Annual Conference & Exposition or contact Christy Thomas for more details. 

Keynote Speaker

Nominated by President Donald J. Trump on July 10, 2017, and confirmed by the United States Senate on February 13, 2018, Ronald Batory is the fourteenth Administrator of the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA). Batory is a widely respected and highly regarded railroad industry professional with more than 45 years of experience serving in numerous operational, administrative and managerial positions. Batory earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in 1971 from Adrian College in Michigan, and a Master of Arts degree in 1975 from Eastern Michigan University. Batory is a native of Detroit, Michigan and resides with his wife Barbara, in Santa Fe, New Mexico. He is a Life Member of AREMA.