A transportation authority faces an uphill challenge prepping to host the Olympic Games within their Operational Area. Associated goals, objectives, tasks, and internal & external stakeholder collaborations necessitate an early stage adoption and commitment within transit strategic planning for such an event. This session will pave establishment of a timetable to develop, implement, and fuse best practices and innovation for successful transit preparation to the Olympic Games.
1. Discuss timeline and preparedness road mapping to the Olympics at LA Metro
2. Review best practices and innovative techniques for planning, training, & exercising staff, first responders, and contractors
3. Identify interdepartmental and external partners and leverage long range commitments for Olympic preparation
4. Discuss future transit support to major incident response and operation center coordination efforts at LA Metro