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EBP Staff to Lead Upcoming TRB Webinar on Transit Data Sharing
On May 13th, 2020, The Transportation Research Board (TRB) will be hosting a webinar entitled "Data Sharing Tips for Public Transportation Agencies," and draws on EBP's research from the recently released "TCRP Research Report 213: Data Sharing Guidance for Public Transit Agencies – Now and in the Future."

EBP's Cecilia Viggiano will be presenting findings, and EBP's Glen Weisbrod will be moderating the question and answer session.

Click on the right side panel for more information and registration.
Naomi Stein
Naomi Stein Presents Webinar on Right-Sizing Transportation Investments
TRB hosted a webinar on Wednesday, March 11, that explored how to right-size transportation investments.
TRB
Now Available: Presentations from the TRB Annual Meeting 2020
EBP (formerly EDR Group) staff members presented on a variety of transportation-related topics at the Transportation Research Board (TRB) 99th Annual Meeting, January 12–16, 2020, at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, in Washington, D.C. The event attracted more than 13,000 transportation professionals from around the world.
Press Release
Economic Development Research Group (EDR Group) is Now EBP
Boston, MA/January 2, 2020 - Economic Development Research Group (EDR Group), one of the nation's leading firms in infrastructure economics, has a new name: EBP.
Mark Sieber in Kazakhstan
Supporting Kazakhstan- Kyrgyz Republic Cross-Border Exchange through an Economic Impact Assessment for a New Road
As part of the Almaty-Bishkek Economic Corridor initiative (ABEC, www.almaty-bishkek.org), Asian Development Bank (ADB) commissioned EBP to conduct an Economic Impact Assessment for a new mountain road crossing the border between Kazakhstan and the Kyrgyz Republic between Almaty and the tourism region Issyk-Kul.

Jonathan Lee
Jonathan Lee Joins EDR Group as Principal
EDR Group, an EBP Company, is proud to announce that Jonathan (Jon) Lee has joined us as a Principal. Jon has 15 years of professional experience in transportation and economics, with a recent focus on public policy.
Conference Web
Schroeckenthaler presents at TRB performance and data in transportation decision making conference
EDR Group's Kyle Schroeckenthaler presented at the Transportation Research Board's (TRB's) Conference on Performance and Data in Transportation Decision Making, held September 15th-18th, 2019 in Atlanta. Georgia. EDR Group was also a proud sponsor of the conference, held by TRB in partnership with AASHTO and AMPO.
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Viggiano presents at twin cities shared mobility collaboratorative data seminar
EDR Group's Cecilia Viggiano presented at the Twin Cities Shared Mobility Data Seminar, July 11, 2019 at the University of Minnesota-East Bank Campus in Minneapolis. The topic of Cecilia's presentation is "Sharing Public Transit Data, Now and in the Future." The seminar was sponsored by the Twin Cities Shared Mobility Collaborative.
Peter Plumeau
Plumeau Presents on Freight Planning at NYSAMPO Conference
Peter Plumeau presented at the New York State Association of Metropolitan Planning Associations (NYSAMPO) 2019 Annual Conference, July 15th-18th in Syracuse, NY.
Ira Hirschman
Ira Hirschman Joins EDR Group as Senior Economist
EDR Group, an EBP Company, is proud to announce the hiring of Ira Hirschman as a Senior Economist, based in New York. Dr. Hirschman has 35 years of experience as a transportation and urban economist, with a practice that has spanned virtually all areas of transportation and infrastructure development and public policy.
Kyle Schroeckenthaler
Kyle Schroeckenthaler Presents on Mileage-Based User Fees and Rural Households
Kyle Schroeckenthaler spoke at the 6th annual, national meeting of the Mileage-Based User Fee Alliance (MBUFA), June 18th, 2019 in Washington, DC.
Scott Middleton
Scott Middleton Presents at TRB Planning Applications Conference
Scott Middleton presented at the 17th National Transportation Planning Applications Conference, sponsored by the Transportation Research Board (TRB).
Great Lakes
Plumeau Presents at Great Lakes Economic Forum
EDR Group President, Peter Plumeau, presented EDR Group's perspectives on the site selection implications of advanced transportation technology at the Great Lakes Economic Forum, May 6-8, 2019 in Cleveland Ohio.
News
April 2019 Newsletter-Available Now
Workshop
Derek Cutler Presents at TRBInnovations in Freight Data Workshop
Derek Cutler presented on "Accounting For Uncertainty in Future Goods Movement" at the TRB Innovations in Freight Data Workshop on April 9th, 2019 in Washington, DC.
Live Exchange
Weisbrod Presents At Business Facilities LIVEXCHANGE 2019
Glen Weisbrod presented on "Use of Predictive Scenario Analytics to Support Economic Development" at the Business Facilities LiveXchange Conference, held April 7-9, 2019 in Fort Worth, TX.
Book
New Book Coauthored by EDR Group Staff
New book released: Developing Bus Rapid Transit: The Value of BRT in Urban Spaces, Elgar 2019.
Stephen Fitzroy
Fitzroy Presents on Effects of Mileage-Based User Fees on Urban Vs. Rural Households
EDR Group's Stephen Fitzroy presented to members of the Mileage-Based User Fee Alliance (MBUFA) who gathered in Washington, DC on February 26, 2019 for a quarterly meeting to review the findings of the National Symposium on a National Pilot held last November.
TRB-2019
TRB 2019 Presentations Now Available
EDR Group Colleagues 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 attract more than 13,000 transportation professionals from around the world.
Leadership
Peter Plumeau Appointed New CEO Of EDR Group
BOSTON, MA, JANUARY 2, 2019 - EDR Group is pleased to announce that effective January 1, 2019, Peter Plumeau has been appointed President and CEO of EDR Group.
TRB-2019
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.