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Find and register for upcoming transportation research webinars presented by DOT's UTC partners across the Nation.

Upcoming Event: June 8, 2023 - Transportation Resources And Behaviors Among Older Immigrants and Migrants

National Institute for Transportation and Communities (NITC), Portland State University


DOT fuels the innovative work of our top transportation researchers through University Transportation Center (UTCs) grants. Reserve your place at transportation's cutting edge. Click on the Event title to exit our site and register with the UTC host.

Disclaimer Statement: The contents of these webinars reflect the views of the authors, who are responsible for the facts and the accuracy of the information presented herein. These webinars are disseminated under the sponsorship of the U.S. Department of Transportation, University Transportation Centers Program, in the interest of information exchange. The U.S. Government assumes no liability for the contents.

Transportation Innovation Speakers Series: Previous Speakers
Date/Time Event Host UTC/Presenter


11:00 am/Pacific

Can AI Advance Transportation Engineering: Will Analysts Finally have Ubiquitous Access to the Best the Practice has to Offer?

Ransford McCourt, Retired, DKS Associates and International ITE

PacTrans, University of Washington


12:00 pm/Eastern

Route Choice and Spatio-Temporal Behavior: The Perturbed Utility Route Choice Model

Professor Mogens Fosgerau, University of Copenhagen

C2SMART University Transportation Center, New York University


3:00 pm/Eastern

The capacity of urban traffic networks: multiple perspectives

Dr. Monica Menendez, University of South Florida

Center for Transportation, Environment, and Community Health (CTECH), Cornell University


12:00 pm/Pacific

MTI Research Snaps presents "Cycling Past 50"

Dr. Karen Philbrick with Carol Kachadoorian

Mineta Transportation Institute, San Jose State University


2:30 pm/Eastern

Unplanned pandemic planning: Lessons learned from rapid COVID street transformations

Tab Combs, Research Associate, Dept of City and Regional Planning, UNC Chapel Hill

Collaborative Sciences Center for Road Safety (CSCRS), UNC Chapel Hill


10:00 am/Pacific 

14th Annual Mineta National Transportation Policy Summit–Getting to Zero Deaths on Our Roadways: Is IIJA up to the Challenge? (until 12 noon)

Robin Hutcheson (FMCSA) with Dr. Karen Philbrick (MTI), Jennifer Homendy (NTSB) Q&A with Paula Hammond (WSP USA), MTI Safety Survey: Dr. Asha Weinstein Agrawal (MTI) with panelists Beth Osborne (Smart Growth America), Mayor Ravinder S. Bhalla (City of Hoboken), Emily Schweninger (USDOT), and Tony Tavares (Caltrans) with moderator Selika Talbott (MTI & Autonomous Vehicle Consulting)

Mineta Transportation Institute, San Jose State University


3:00 pm/Eastern

Using MOVES for County Emissions Estimation 

Dr. Timothy Fraser, Cornell University

Center for Transportation, Environment, and Community Health (CTECH), Cornell University


10:00 am/Pacific 

Transportation Resources And Behaviors Among Older Immigrants and Migrants

Rebecca Mauldin, Stephen Mattingly and Rupal Parekh, University of Texas at Arlington

National Institute for Transportation and Communities (NITC), Portland State University 


2:00 pm/Eastern 

Evaluating the Safe Routes to School (SR2S) Transportation Program in Socially Vulnerable Communities in San Diego County, California

Dr. Gabriela Fernandez, Dr. Sahar Ghanipoor Machiani, Dr. Arash Jahangiri, and Dr. Ming-Hsiang Tsou

SAFE-D, San Diego State University


12:00 pm/Central 

Accurate and Efficient Updating of Bridge Risk Assessments Based on Inspection Data

Dr. Iris Tien, Georgia Tech

INSPIRE UTC, Missouri S&T University 

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The Center for Advancing Research in Transportation Emissions, Energy and Health (CARTEEH)
December 9, 2021 Webinar
Educating the Future Workforce on Transportation Emissions, Energy and Health

National University Transportation Center For Improving Mobility - Mobility21
November 20, 2020 Webinar
Panel One: Transportation and Equity - How to Address Systemic Challenges


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