Transport ministers and heads of state from around the world, along with representatives of all modes of the international transportation community. will convene in Washington, D.C., on Oct. 9, to discuss the future of the transportation industry.

The three-day conference, entitled the "International Transportation Symposium: Moving to the 21st Century -- Best Practices of Today and Lessons for Tomorrow," is designed to help create the global transportation system of the 21st century and to allow attendees to learn from one another by exchanging ideas, strategies and information.
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