TRB Annual Meeting 2019

EDR Group Colleagues will present on a variety of transportation-related topics at the The Transportation Research Board (TRB) 98th Annual Meeting, January 13–17, 2019, at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, in Washington, D.C. The event is expected to attract more than 13,000 transportation professionals from around the world.




The meeting program will cover all transportation modes, with more than 5,000 presentations in nearly 800 sessions and workshops, addressing topics of interest to policy makers, administrators, practitioners, researchers, and representatives of government, industry, and academic institutions. A number of sessions and workshops will focus on the spotlight theme for the 2019 meeting: Transportation for a Smart, Sustainable, and Equitable Future.

Check out where to find us and what we are sharing during the event:

Sunday, January 13
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Workshop 1019 - Transportation for a Smart, Sustainable, and Equitable Future: Lessons for Megaregion Planning from International Cases in Economic Integration
  Glen Weisbrod, EDR Group, presenting on “Economic Analysis of the Appalachian Development Highway System: A US Perspective on Transportation and Regional Integration”
1:30-4:30PM Workshop 1090 - Smart Initiatives and Intelligent Transportation Systems Applications for Efficient and Sustainable Freight Mobility
  Peter Plumeau, EDR Group, Presenting on "Impacts of Smart Initiatives and ITS on Firm Site Selection Decisions"
Monday, January 14
8:00 AM-9:45 AM Poster Session 1166 - Latest Research in Urban Freight Movement from Around the World
  Peter Plumeau, EDR Group, presiding
8:00 AM-9:45 AM Lectern Session 1096 - Pricing in an Evolving Mobility Ecosystem
  Kyle Schroeckenthaler, EDR Group, Presenting on "Estimating the Equity Effects of Adding Additional Parameters to a Mileage-Based Road Usage Charge for Seven States
1:30PM-5:00PM Committee Meeting for AFB80 Geospatial Data Aquisition Technologies 
  Cecilia Viggiano, EDR Group, Presenting on "Using GPS Speed Data to Understand the Cost of Incidents: Benefit-Cost Analysis for Missouri DOT"
6:00 PM-7:30 PM Planning and Environment Group Young Members Council, AD000(1)
  Naomi Stein, EDR Group, presiding
Tuesday, January 15
8:00 AM-9:45 AM Lectern Session 1423 - Airspace Governance and Access Issues: Implications for Aviation System Planning
  Steven Landau, EDR Group, presiding
8:00AM-12:00PM Committee Meeting for ADA20 Metropolitan Policy, Planning, and Processes
  Mark Sieber, EDR Group, presenting on “APTA Multimodal Urban Mobility Index”
10:15 AM-12:00 PM Lectern Session 1453 - Shared Mobility, Ridehailing, and Emerging Transportation Trends
  Scott Middleton, EDR Group, presenting on "Rider-to-Rider Discriminatory Attitudes and Ridesharing Behavior"
3:45PM-5:30 PM Lectern Session 1583 - Eyes Wide Open: Drivers of Change in Transportation
  Naomi Stein, EDR Group, presiding
Wednesday, January 16
2:30 PM-4:00 PM Poster Session 1774 - Funding and Financing Surface Transportation: What Will the Future Bring
  Kyle Schroeckenthaler, EDR Group - Equity Implications of Future Road Usage Charge Programs