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Transportation Innovation Speakers Series: Previous Speakers



Host UTC/Presenter


11:30 am/Pacific

Applying an Equity Lens to Automated Payment Solutions for Public Transportation

John MacArthur and Aaron Golub, Portland State University

NITC, Portland State University 


12:00 pm/Eastern

Increasing Work Zone Safety: Worker Behavioral Analysis with Integration of Wearable Sensors and Virtual Reality

Dr. Semiha Ergan & Zhengbo Zou, New York University

C2SMART University Transportation Center, New York University


10:00 am/AlaskaDT
2:00 pm/Eastern

Introduction to Managing Road Dust

Speaker - Billy Connor

Center for Safety Equity in Transportation, University of Alaska Fairbanks


11:00 am/Pacific

Findings From 15 Years Of Travel Surveys At Portland Area Transit-oriented Developments

Nathan McNeil and Jennifer Dill, Portland State University

NITC, Portland State University 


11:00 am/Eastern

The Beneficial Use of Dredged Materials for Coastal Resilience

Dr. Dan Barone, Associate Research Professor, Rutgers Department of Marine and Coastal Sciences & Rutgers CAIT

Center for Advanced Infrastructure and Transportation (CAIT), Rutgers University


12:00 pm/Eastern

Fly-By Image Processing for Real Time Congestion Mitigation

Dr. Nasim Uddin and Dr. Yahya Mohammed, UAB 

Southeastern Transportation Research, Innovation, Development and Education Center (STRIDE), University of Florida


2:00 pm/Eastern

Using Queuing Models to Design Connected and Autonomous Transportation Systems

Dr. Li Jin, New York University

C2SMART University Transportation Center, New York University


2:00 pm/Central

Future Impacts of Connected and Automated Vehicle (CAV) Applications

Hany Hassan, Venkat Viswanathan, and Sabyasachee Mishra 

Tran-SET, Louisiana State University


7:30 am/ Mountain

Monthly (June) LTAP Local County Safety

Hosted and presented by the Montana Local Technical Assistance Program- led by WTI @ MSU

Small Urban Rural and Tribal Center on Mobility, Montana State University


11:00 am/Central

Mobile Manipulating Drones

Dr. Paul Oh, University of Nevada, Las Vegas



12:00 pm/Eastern

Secure Strategies for Vehicular Ad Hoc Networks in CAV

Dr. Quanyan Zhu & Dr. Rae Zimmerman, New York University

C2SMART University Transportation Center, New York University


3:00 pm/Eastern

Development and Testing of an In-Vehicle Interface for Use in Automated Driving Contexts     

lda Ebadi – University of Massachusetts Amherst

Safety Research Using Simulation (SAFER-SIM), University of Iowa


11:00 am/Eastern

Thickness Design of Low-Volume Pavements

Dr. David Orr, Director, Cornell University Local Roads Program

Center for Advanced Infrastructure and Transportation (CAIT), Rutgers University

Visit our YouTube channel for past UTC webinars.

TOMNET, Arizona State University - March 5, 2020 lecture by Charles Greer, Jr., Adjunct Lecturer, University of Illinois, Urban Champaign

Mid-America Transportation Center - 2019 MATC Fall Webinar Series: Mr. Daniel Murray