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


12:00 pm/Eastern

What Drivers Really Think about Autonomous Vehicles? : Quantifying Drivers' Perceptions before and after Exposure to Autonomous Vehicle Technologies

Sherrilene Classen, Univ of Florida (UF), Justin Mason, Univ of Florida (UF) and Virginia Sisiopiku, Univ of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB)

STRIDE Center at University of Florida Transportation Institute


12:00 pm/Eastern

Collaborative and Adversarial 3D Perception for Autonomous Driving

Yiming Li, Doctoral Candidate, Dept of Civil and Urban Engineering, NYU Tandon School of Engineering

C2SMART University Transportation Center, New York University


12:00 pm/Central

Where the Sidewalks End and A LiDAR-Based Approach to Quantitatively Assessing Streetscapes

Wes Marshall and Nick Coppola

Mountain Plains Consortium, University of Utah


12:00 pm/Central

Skeleton-Graph: Long-Term 3D Motion Prediction From 2D Observations Using Deep Spatio-Temporal Graph CNNs

Christian Claudel

CAMMSE,  University of Texas at Austin


1:00 pm/Eastern

Experimentation with ABC Technology in South Carolina: S-770 Bridge over Hanging Rock Creek – Lancaster County

Atorod Azizinamini, Ph.D., P.E., Director, ABC-UTC with Terry B. Koon, P.E., Structural Design Support Engineer, South Carolina DOT

Accelerated Bridge Construction University Transportation Center (ABC-UTC),  Florida International University


12:00 pm/Eastern

Research and Practice: Implementing a Flood Sensor Network for a Resilient NYC

Elizabeth Henaff, Asst Professor, Dept of Technology, Society and Culture;  Andrea Silverman, Asst Professor, Dept of Civil and Urban Engineering;  Tega Brain, Industry Asst Professor; and Charlie Mydarlz, Research Asst Professor, NYU Center for Urban Science and Progress (CUSP), all from NYU Tandon School of Engineering

C2SMART University Transportation Center, New York University


1:30 pm/Central

Design of Mechanically Spliced Precast Bridge Columns

Mostafa Tazarv

Mountain Plains Consortium, South Dakota State University


11:00 am/Pacific

Break-even Analysis of Delivery Service in Rural Areas with Autonomous Vehicles

Panos Prevedouros, University of Hawai'i Manoa

Center for Safety Equity in Transportation, University of Alaska Fairbanks


10:00 am/Pacific

Research In Shared Micromobility


Kristi Currans and Nicole Iroz-Elardo, Univ of Arizona; and John MacArthur, Portland State Univ

NITC, Portland State University


11:00 am/Eastern

Improving Methods to Measure Attentiveness Through Driver Monitoring

Eileen Herbers, Marty Miller, and Jacob Walters

Safe-D, Virginia Tech Transportation Institute 


10:00 am/Central

Intelligent Human-Infrastructure Interfaces for Inspectors and Decision-makers

Dr. Fernando Moreu, Univ of New Mexico

INSPIRE UTC, Missouri Univ of Science & Technology

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