Monday, October 20, 2014
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CALL FOR ABSTRACTS - The 18th COTA Annual Winter Symposium "TRANSPORTATION SYSTEM EMPOWERED BY BIG DATA", -- Washington, D.C., January 11, 2015.
- Abstract Submission Deadline - December 8, 2014.
http://www.nacota.org/Docs/Conference/Symposium_2015/COTA 18 Winter Symposium Call For Abstract.pdf
Survey on COTA Student Service: Let's Serve You Better!
China in Development
5th IOT China and CV & ITS China Exhibition, -- Shanghai, China, October 28 - 29, 2014.
Modern Reailways 2014, -- Beijing, China, October 28 - 31, 2014.
2014 China (Shandong) International Expro on Intelligent City and Internet of Things, -- Jinan, Shandong, November 7-9, 2014.
9th China Intelligent Transport Annual Meeting, Guangzhou, November, 11 - 14, 2014.
2014 Shanghai international satelite navigation technology & equipment expro.
2014 Intertraffic China, Shanghai, March 31 - April 2, 2015.
Problem of incompatible ETC between North and South of China
Shangdong is planning for big transportation projects
BMW is gpoing to test autonomous driving in China
Innovation of technology and management to ensure the road traffic safety.
Due to heavy air polution in Beijing, buses are asked to turn off engine when stopping.
6 key development points on on-board monitoring system
Intelligent Transportation, guides the development of intelligent city.
Future of automobile industry, raising of the connected vehicle
Intelligent Transportation is entering into "Big Data" times
7 development trends of intelligent on-board navigation system in 2014
Connected vehicle marketing analysis report in 2014 (in China)
NHI Real Solutions - Active Demand Management (ADM) - Web Conference, October 22nd, 2014.
Telematics West Coast 2014, San Diego, CA, October 30 - 31, 2014.
7th ACM SIGSPATIAL International Workshop on Computational Transportation Science, -- Dallas, Texas, November 4, 2014
The Third Symposium on Connected & Autonomous Vehicles: Smart City Market Alignment for Roadway Technologies, -- Albany, NY, November 5, 2014.
Provide Feedback on the Proposed Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) 2015 Guidance for Connected Vehicles, and the Potential Formation of a V2I Deployment Coalition (Submit comments through Friday, November 14, 2014).
FTA: Pilot Program for Transit-Oriented Development (TOD) Planning, Closed Date: 11/3/2014.
Transportation Groups Create Communicators Forum in Nation’s Capital
Incorporating Reliability Performance Measures into the Transportation Planning and Programming Processes - Technical Reference
TRB's second Strategic Highway Research Program (SHRP 2) S2-L05-RW-2: Incorporating Reliability Performance Measures into the Transportation Planning and Programming Processes: Technical Reference provides a "how-to" guide for technical staff to select and calculate the appropriate performance measures to support the development of key planning products, including long-range transportation plans; transportation programs; congestion management process; corridor planning; and operations planning.
Guide for Design Management on Design-Build and Construction Manager/General Contractor Projects
TRB’s National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP) Report 787: Guide for Design Management on Design-Build and Construction Manager/General Contractor Projects presents guidance for transportation agencies on design management under construction manager/general contractor and design-build project delivery. The guidance includes case studies of projects successfully developed using these alternative procurement strategies.
SHRP 2 Reliability Project L13A - Designing the Archive for SHRP 2 Reliability and Reliability - Related Data
SHRP 2 Reliability Project L07 - Further Development of the Safety and Congestion Relationship for Urban Freeways
Access Across America: Transit 2014
This study examined the accessibility to jobs by transit in 46 of the 50 largest (by population) metropolitan areas in the United States. It is the most detailed evaluation to date of access to jobs by transit, and it allows for a direct comparison of the transit accessibility performance of America’s largest metropolitan areas.
Moving an Age-Friendly DC: Transportation for All Ages
The Coalition for Smarter Growth has released a report that focuses on transportation policy and planning for the aging population in Washington, D.C., including how to target investments and coordinate services that will benefit older adults and make communities more pedestrian- and transit-friendly.
AAA study: Hands-free connectivity still dangerous
Male Baby Boomers most likely to drive connected cars, according to Nielsen study
2014 International Conference on Connected Vehicles and Expro (ICCVE), -- Vienna, Austria, Nov. 3 - 7, 2014.
2014 ANNUAL POLIS CONFERENCE - INNOVATION IN TRANSPORT FOR SUSTAINABLE CITIES AND REGIONS, -- Madrid, Spain, November 17 - 28, 2014.
Call for papers: 18th EURO Working Group on Transportation, Delft, The Netherlands, July, 14 – 16 2015.
ConnecteDriver, -- Brussels, January 28 - 29, 2015.
Call for paper: 22nd ITS World Congress, Bordeaux, France, October 5 - 9, 2015.
London Underground: Designs for Tube trains unveiled
From locating potholes to monitoring air quality, new technologies could revolutionise the UK’s transport system and reduce local authority costs
European Commission and data industry launch ˆ2.5 billion partnership to master big data
Chinese fully electric taxis put into service in Brussels
COLOMBO: Deliverable 1.1 Scenario Specifications and Required Modifications to Simulation Tools
Australia & New Zealand
23rd ITS World Congress, Melbourne, Australia, October 10 - 14, 2016.
Gulf Traffic, -- Dubai, December 8-10, 2014.
1st IRF Asia Regional Congress, -- Bali, Indonesia, November 17-19, 2014
Japan Technology / Self-driving cars stepping on the gas
Faculty Job in US: Faculty Position in Next Generation Transportation Systems, University of Michigan
Faculty Job in US: Faculty Positions in Transportation Systems, Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering, University of South Florida
http://www.nacota.org/Docs/Career/2014/USF - CEE Transportation Position Description 2014.pdf
Call for Abstract: 2015 Road Safety & Simulation International Conference, Deadline: October 24, 2014.
Call for Papers for a Special Issue of the International Journal of Transportation on “Catastrophic Event Management.”
7th International Symposium on Travel Demand Management - DEADLINE EXTENDED - Dec. 15, 2014.
Dear TDM Researchers and/or Practitioners:
We're pleased to announce the deadline for Abstracts/Papers submission for the 7th International Symposium on Travel Demand Management has now been extended to Dec. 15, 2014. The symposium will be held in Tucson Arizona, USA, April 13-15, 2015, with the theme of "Dynamics of Travel Demand Management." The goal of this conference is to connect the domestic and international TDM research and practice communities to spark ideas that inspire the present and future direction of TDM in urban mobility. The conference will feature both an academic track and an industrial track.
This email is our call for abstracts to be considered for presentation, and call for papers for consideration of both presentation & publication at the 2015 TDM symposium. More information is below. I encourage you to submit your research and register to attend this event. On behalf of the organizing committee, we're pleased to be bringing this renowned conference to the U.S. for the first time, and we're looking forward to seeing active researchers and practitioners like yourself in Tucson, Arizona next year!
COTA Call for Paticipation
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