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Transportation Innovation Speaker Series

Transportation Innovation Speakers Series: Previous Speakers

Date

Event

Presenter

Organization

5/2/18Improving Bridge Assessment, Prognosis, and Interventions through Emerging Technology

Frank L. Moon, Ph.D.

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

4/11/18

From Transportation to Air Pollution and Public Health—Are We Doing the Right Thing, and Doing it Right?

H. Oliver Gao, Ph.D.Cornell University
10/18/17Smart Infrastructure for Future Urban MobilityStephen F. Smith, Ph.D.Carnegie Mellon University
03/15/17Simulation: A multi-use tool for transportation safetyDawn Marshall, Director of SAFER-Sim University Transportation Center University of Iowa
02/05/17

Advanced On-Board Condition Monitoring System for Freight Railcar Applications

Dr. Constantine Tarawneh, Director of the UTC for Railway Safety

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

11/16/16

Connecting Communities to Opportunities: A UTC Perspective on Placemaking with Big Data and Smart Cities Technologies

Dr. Lei Zhang, Director of the National Transportation Center

University of Maryland

10/19/16

Traditional and Emerging Approaches for Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety and Mobility

Professor Shashi Nambisan, Education Director for the Southeastern Transportation Center

University of Tennessee, Knoxville

06/22/16Accelerated Bridge Construction University Transportation Center Strategic Goal: State of Good RepairDr. Atorod Azizinamini, P.E.Florida International University
05/18/16

Marine Engine Testing and Emissions Laboratory Strategic Goal: Environmental Sustainability

Dr. Richard Kimball

Maine Maritime Academy

04/20/16

How Intelligent Vehicle Will Deal with All Those Human Drivers

Dr. Umit Ozguner, Professor Emeritus

The Ohio State University

03/16/16

(CANCELED): Transportation Modeling in the Era of Big Data, Sharing Economy and Smart Cities

Dr. Lei Zhang, Director of the National Transportation Center

University of Maryland

09/16/15Reducing Driver Distraction for Young Connected Drivers with Voice Enabled TechnologiesDr. Juan E. GilbertUniversity of Florida
08/19/15

Transit Value Capture Coordination - Best Practices and Recommendations

Stephen E. Schlickman

University of Illinois at Chicago

07/15/15

PV, EV, and Your Home

Dr. James M. Fenton

University of Central Florida, Electric Vehicle Transportation Center

06/17/15

Emergency Evacuation and Response

John L. Renne, Ph.D

University New Orleans

04/15/15

Are Adaptive Signal Control Systems a Solution to Urban Congestion?

Dr. Zong Tian

University of Nevada Reno

03/18/15

Connected Motorcycle Research at VTTI and the Virginia Connected Corridors

Dr. Zachary Doerzaph

Virginia Tech Transportation Institute

02/18/15

Enabling Better Mobility Through Innovations For Mobile Devices

Dr. Sean J. Barbeau

University of South Florida

11/19/14

Characterization Of Unpaved Road Conditions Through The Use Of Remote Sensing

Colin Brooks

Michigan Tech Research Institute, Michigan Technological University

09/17/14Transportation Sustainability - What Can Intelligent Transportation Systems Offer?

Hesham Rakha, Samuel Reynolds Pritchard Professor of Engineering

Charles E. Via, Jr. Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Virginia Tech
08/20/14

The Impact on Mode Choice of Activities Conducted while Commuting: Testing Transit-Advantage and Autonomous-Vehicle Scenarios

Patricia Mokhtarian, Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Georgia Institute of Technology

07/16/14

Unmanned Aerial Systems for Disaster Response and Recovery

Jarlath O’Neil-DunneSpatial Analysis Laboratory, University of Vermont
05/21/14

Enhancing Driver Focus - The Challenge of Optimizing the Driver-Vehicle Interface in an Increasingly Complex and Automation-Rich Operating Environment

Dr. Bryan ReimerMassachusetts Institute of Technology 
04/16/14Putting the Implementation Back in Innovation: Reflections on the Future of Transportation Research and Education
Professor Robert Bettini
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Portland State University
03/19/14Developing Freight Performance Measures and Evaluating Freight Policies via GPS Truck DataDan Pallme
Intermodal Freight Transportation Institute, University of Memphis
02/19/14Big Data to Big Discoveries and Big Decisions: Challenges and Opportunities for Transportation Professionals
Professor Yinhai Wang
Pacific Transportation Consortium (PacTrans), University of Washington
09/18/13

Strategies for Reducing Vehicle-miles Traveled (VMT)

Dr. Susan Handy

Department of Environmental Science and Policy, Director of Education for the Institute of Transportation Studies, University of California, Davis

08/21/13

Autonomous Automobiles - On the Road to Reality

Raj Rajkumar, George Westinghouse Professor

Electrical & Computer Engineering, and Robotics Institute, Carnegie Mellon University

07/17/13

Transportation Technologies in DOE’s Critical Materials Strategy

Diana Bauer, Ph.D, Director of the Office of Economic Analysis

Office of Policy and International Affairs, U.S. Department of Energy

06/19/13

Expanding Transportation Education Across the Academy and Catalyzing Community Change in the Process: The University of Oregon’s Sustainable City Year Program

Marc Schlossberg, Ph.D.

University of Oregon

02/20/13

"As State DOTs take on more responsibility, how will they pay for future investments?"

John Collura, Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Director of the University of Massachusetts Transportation Center

11/21/12

The Expanding and Accelerating Universe of Ground Transportation Tech Innovation

Matthew W. Daus, Esq., Distinguished Lecturer

City University of New York

10/17/12

Why Measure Transportation Infrastructure Performance?

Sue McNeil

University of Delaware

09/19/12

Long-Term Bridge Performance Program - An Update

Ali Maher

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

08/15/12

California High-Speed Rail and Why It's Important for the Nation

Rod Didiron

San Jose State University, Minenta Transportation Institute

07/18/12

The Car of the Future: Do Drivers Know How to Adapt to New Technology?

Linda Ng Boyle

University of Washington

03/21/12

Freeway Traffic Management Strategies and Travel Time Reliability (LC)

Lily Elfteriadou

University of Florida

01/18/12

Implementation of Greenhouse Gas Reduction Strategies: the Case of California (EC)

Betty Deakin

University of California, Berkeley

12/21/11

Transforming Our Traffic Safety Culture - A necessary condition for Toward Zero Death

Nicholas Ward

Montana State University, Western Transportation Institute

11/16/11

Human-Centered Systems are not Driverless - Augmented Reality Allows Humans "In the Loop" to See and Feel the Road

Max Donath

University of Minnesota

10/19/11

Innovations in Travel Time Reliability Monitoring

George List, PhD, PE

North Carolina State University

09/23/11

From Generation Gap to Mobility Gap: Preparing for New Transportation Policy challenges in an Aging America

Joseph Coughlin

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

08/17/11

Challenge and Opportunities for Transit in Rural America

Linda K. Cherrington

Texas Transportation Institute

07/20/11

Making Data Matter for Transportation Decision Making

Joseph L. Schofer

Northwestern University

05/18/11

State of Good Repair: Can We Really Achieve It In Today's Environment?

Michael Meyer

Georgia Institute of Technology

04/20/11Managing During Hard Times: Lessons Learned in Transit Efficiencies and Non-Traditional Revenue GenerationJoel VolinskiUniversity of South Florida
03/18/11

Reflections on Transportation Policy and Planning: Looking Back, Looking Forward

Genevieve Giuliano, Ph.D.

University of Southern California

02/16/11

How Will Planet Earth Accommodate A Projected Two Bllion Vehicles – Twice As Many As There Are Today – Within 20 Years?

Daniel Sperling

University of California Davis

 
Updated: Thursday, August 16, 2018
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