Event Calendar

Thursday, December 19, 2019

WEBINAR - Railroading 101 - Rail Infrastructure Systems

Start Date: 12/19/2019 1:00 PM EST
End Date: 12/19/2019 2:00 PM EST

Venue Name: Webinar

410 First Street SE
Suite 200
Washington, DC  United States  20003

Event Website: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/4688026613271737611

Organization Name: League of Railway Women

Kari Gonzales
Email: learning@railwaywomen.org
Phone: (719) 584-0723

Don't miss our fourth "Railroading 101" webinar! 

Session 4 is all about Rail Infrastructure Systems, featuring Shawn Vecellio - AVP of Engineering, KCS.

Shawn will be providing an overview of the key components and operations of rail infrastructure systems. He will cover the rail infrastructure basics, including ballast, ties and rail, and the work behind maintaining a safe and efficient railroad. 

Speaker Bio: Shawn Vecellio currently serves as the AVP of Engineering for Kansas City Southern and has over 22-years of railroad experience. He began his career as a track laborer with BNSF and has since served as a roadmaster, engineer, conductor, superintendent, division engineer, and general director for both Class I and shortline railroads. Shawn earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Management from Baker University.