MARS 2024 Summer Meeting & Scholarship Golf Outing

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2024 Winter Meeting

January 9 - January 11


Thank you to all 980+ of you who joined us for a celebration of the 100th Anniversary of MARS! Because of all of you, our speakers, the MARS sponsors and volunteers, it was another exceptional networking and rail education experience!

Registered attendees can still visit our meeting app.

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MARS Winter 2024 Speaker Line-Up

MARS Winter 2024 featured the following speakers:

Joe Hinrichs, President & CEO, CSX
Chuck Baker, President, American Short Line and Regional Railroad Association
Justin Broyles, Executive Vice President, Commercial Affairs, R.J. Corman
Mike Peters, Chief Customer Officer, Genesee & Wyoming
Cassie Dull, Chief Commercial Officer, Gulf & Atlantic Railways
Beth Whited, President, Union Pacific
Eric Monger, Vice President, KBX Rail, KBX
Alan Shaw, President & CEO, Norfolk Southern
Ian Jeffries, President & CEO, Association of American Railroads
Eric Marchetto, CFO, Trinity Rail
Keith Creel, President & CEO, CPKC
Elgeo Harris, Sr Manager, Government Affairs, Bunge
Paul Titterton, EVP & President of Rail North America, GATX
Anthony Hatch, ABH Consulting

Beth Whited, Union Pacific

Eric Monger, KBX Rail

Elgeo Harris, Bunge

Tony Hatch, abh Consulting

Educational Sessions included:

“Railroad 101” with John Schmitter, RailState

“Best Practices for Rail Transportation Safety” with Gino Smith, AllTranstek

“Partnerships for Intermodal Success” with Evan Partridge and Matt Loomis, BNSF

MARS Winter 2024 Agenda

Final List of Attendees by Last Name

Final List of Attendees by Company Name

See you in Lake Geneva in July!



January 9
January 11


Westin Lombard Yorktown Center
70 Yorktown Shopping Center
Lombard, IL 60148 United States


Tracy Stein
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