Guest Blogger FHWA Administrator Victor Mendez Engineers Day 2012: A Case Study of the Future of Engineering

Those of us at DOT are always concerned about how to leave our children and grandchildren a better American transportation network. One of the most essential ingredients of tomorrow’s transportation system is a well-trained younger generation of engineers. And as the engineers who trained my generation are starting to retire, we must think about who we are leaving to solve the transportation challenges of the coming years.