Seminar Topic Date Speaker Archive
Cycle Tracks and Bicycle Priority Lanes: More Tools to Serve Traffic Intolerant Riders 05/27/2009 Peter Furth, Professor of Civil & Environmental Engineering, Northeastern University
Aggressive Signal Priority with Compensation: Maximizing the Transit Benefit Without Disrupting Traffic 05/26/2009 Peter Furth, Professor of Civil & Environmental Engineering, Northeastern University
How Public Transportation is Financed in Oregon 05/22/2009 Michael Ward, Public Transit Division Administrator, Oregon Department of Transportation
Multi Modal Level of Service: State of the Practice 05/15/2009 Seleta J. Reynolds, AICP, Fehr & Peers/Mirai
Zoning Strategy Effect in ADA Paratransit Services: A Simulation Study in Los Angeles, CA 05/08/2009 Luca Quadrifoglio, Assistant Professor, Zachry Department of Civil Engineering, Texas A&M University
Re-examining the influence of work and non-work accessibility on residential location choices with a micro-analytic framework 05/01/2009 Brian Lee, Doctoral Candidate, University of Washington Interdisciplinary PhD Program in Urban Design & Planning
Technology for assessment of Mileage, Weight and Congestion Taxation 04/24/2009 Justin Soltani, Technology Officer, Zada Partners
Measuring Travel and Physical Activity Using GPS and Accelerometry: Applications for Transportation and Health 04/17/2009 Jean Wolf, President, Co-Founder of GeoStats
Powering the Future of Transportation 04/10/2009 Scott Samuelsen, Director, National Fuel Cell Research Center, UC Irvine
Transport, Land Use, and Value 04/03/2009 David Levinson, Associate Professor in the Department of Civil Engineering at the University of Minnesota and Director of the Networks, Economics, and Urban Systems (NEXUS) research group
Mid-Session Update on Oregon's Transportation Legislation 04/02/2009 Olivia Clark (Trimet), Chris Hagerbaumer (Oregon Environmental Council), and Randy Tucker (Metro)
Modeling Transportation and Traffic in India 03/19/2009 Dr. V. Thamizh Arasan, Professor & Head, Transportation Engineering Division, Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Madras
How Sharing and Openness Should Play a Critical Role in Our Transportation Future 03/13/2009 Robin Chase, founder and former CEO of Zipcar, founder and current CEO of GoLoco and Meadow Networks
ITS at Trimet: Improving Service and Saving Money 03/06/2009 David Crout, Analyst, Trimet
Seen and Heard at TRB, 2009 02/27/2009 Mike Hoglund (Metro), Gail Achterman (OSU), and Matt Berkow (Alta Planning + Design)
Asset Management for ADA Compliance Using Advanced Technologies 02/20/2009 Franz Loewenherz, Senior Transportation Planner, City of Bellevue, WA
Private Sector Role in Reducing Auto Travel: Motives for Innovation? 02/13/2009 Tom Brennan, Principal, Nelson\Nygaard Consulting Associates
21st Century Smart Truck and Smart Back Office Technologies 02/06/2009 Robert DeKoning, President and CEO, Routeware, Inc.
Diverging Diamond Interchanges: Answers to Frequently Asked Questions 01/30/2009 Smith Siromaskul, P.E., Mobility Coordinator, Oregon Bridge Delivery Partners
The Effects of Data Aggregation on Measuring Arterial Performance 01/23/2009 Michael Wolfe, M.S. Candidate, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Portland State University
Willamette River Crossing (Portland-Milwaukie Light Rail Project) 01/16/2009 Dave Unsworth, TriMet Sr. Manager of Transit Development, and Guenevere Millius, Principal at SRM Architecture and Marketing, Inc.
Global Warming Transportation Solutions Via Social Marketing 01/09/2009 Alison Wiley, Transportation Options Program Manager, Oregon Dept. of Transportation
Fringe Urbanism: Potential Transportation Patterns In Overlooked Suburban Density 12/05/2008 Nico Larco, University of Oregon, Assistant Professor, School of Architecture
Portland is good, but Copenhagen and Amsterdam are awesome: Lessons Learned from the world's best large cycling cities 11/21/2008 Mia Birk, Principal of Alta Planning + Design, Jay Graves, owner of the Bike Gallery, and Rob Burchfield, City of Portland Traffic Engineer
Out of Gas: The End of the Age of Oil 11/14/2008 David L. Goodstein, Professor of Physics and Applied Physics, California Institute of Technology