Session B2 - Financing Podcar Systems: Public and Private Options

October 28 2010 , 03:30 pm - 05:00 pm

What federal funding might be available to support the design and construction of podcar systems. In what circumstances and stage of Podcar development would private equity firms find financing such systems of interest? What are different financing models that could be used to fund the development and operation of Podcar systems and what are the pros/cons of each? What lessons can be learned from other transit and capital construction projects?

Moderator: Christer Lindstrom, Institute for Sustainable Transportation

Panelists:

Ignacio Barandiaran, Principal, Arup North America

Ian Ford, PRT Albuquerque

Christer Lindstrom, Institute for Sustainable Transportation

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