Distinguished Lecture Series with Paul Ajegba, P.E.
Speaker(s): Paul Ajegba, P.E., Director of Michigan Department of Transportation — State of Michigan
Presentation Title: Connecting Infrastructure & Technology for Sustainable Safety & Mobility
Location: U-M Transportation Research Institute (UMTRI) Collaborative Meeting Space
2901 Baxter Road, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 (Room 139)
Date/Time: Tuesday, May 16th, 2019 | 2:00 PM ET
Abstract: Paul Ajegba, P.E., will share the owner/operator perspective on how we can solve pre-existing challenges with cutting-edge solutions and enable societal and economic benefits for an improved quality of life.
Paul C. Ajegba is the director of the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT). Ajegba has committed his 28-year career with MDOT to improving the planning, design, and construction of Michigan roadways and infrastructure. Ajegba and his team facilitated the innovative US-23 Flex Route – a project nominated for the America’s Transportation Award, landing among the top 12 national finalists. Other notable projects that Ajegba played an important role include the I-94 rehabilitation project in Ann Arbor/Jackson, the I-96/US-23 interchange, and the I-75 freeway project.