ITE 2018 Annual Meeting and Exhibt

Poster Sessions

Nuts and Bolts
August 21
2:45 p.m.– 4:15 p.m.

  • TSMO Education in the Heartland
    Matthew Volz, Sr. Transportation Project Manager, HDR, Kansas City, MO; Tom Hein, TMC Manager, Kansas Department of Transportation, Wichita, KS
  • Dat Yacht Race? Oh Yah, You Betcha!-- Modeling Bermuda’s America’s Cup From Minnesota
    Stephen Manhart, Transportation Service Leader, Westwood Professional Services, Eden Prairie,MN; Vernon Swing, President/ CEO, Swing Traffic Solutions, LLC, Plymouth, MN
  • The Role of Public Transportation During State of Emergency Declarations Due to Natural Disasters
    Jodi Godfrey, Research Associate, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL; Gennaro Saliceto, Safety and Security Reviewer, University of South Florida CUTR, Tampa, FL
  • Transportation Team Skillset Diversity in Successfully Managing Roadway Construction Events
    Steven Cyra, HNTB Fellow, Associate Vice President, Traffic Operations/ ITS, HNTB, Milwaukee, WI; Stephanie Hemberger, Project Manager, HNTB, Kansas City, MO
  • Assessing Demand and Capacity on the San Francisco Transbay Corridor
    Kevin Carstens, Assistant Engineer, W-Trans, Oakland, CA
  • Setting Priorities for New Interchanges in the Twin Cities
    Bryan Nemeth, Transportation/Traffic Engineer, Bolton and Menk, Inc., Burnsville, MN
  • Transform I-66 inside the Beltway – A Multiresolution Traffic Analysis using VISUM/VISSIM
    Yuan (George) Lu, Senior Transportation/Traffic Engineer, Jacobs, Herndon, VA; Shankar Natarajan, Senior Transportation Engineer, Jacobs, Herndon, VA
  • Before and After Operational Evaluations of Two Diverging Diamond Interchanges
    Wei Zhang, Highway Research Engineer, Federal Highway Administration, McLean, VA; Gregory Jordan, President, Skycomp, Inc., Columbia, MD
  • Charter School Trip Generation Study - Tampa Bay, Florida
    Michael Dorweiler, Senior Project Manager, Dewberry, Tampa, FL
  • Strategies for Enhancing Mobility and Safety with Flashing Yellow Arrows
    Darcy Akers, Transportation Engineer, City of Bellevue – Transportation Department, Bellevue, WA
  • Alternative Merge Design Downstream of Intersections: Experimental Signage
    Alyssa Ryan, Student, University of Massachusetts – Amherst, Waddington, NY
  • LRT Implementation: The University of Minnesota Experience
    Sandra Cullen, Assistant Director, Parking and Transportation Services, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
  • Worldwide Parking Best Practices- How Parking is Used to Manage Traffic
    W. Hollis Loveday, Senior Transportation Engineer, CDM Smith, Knoxville, TN
  • Role of ‘Level of Service’ in Traffic Studies
    Tushar Awar, Principal, Gorove/ Slade Associates, Inc., Chantilly, VA; Pulkit Parikh, Transportation Engineer, Gorove/Slade Associates, Inc., Chantilly, VA
  • New Interchange Design: The Double Offset T Interchange
    Peter Yu, Student, Pullman, WA

Connected and Automated Vehicles / Smart Communities
August 22
8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

  • Intersection Design and the Connected Vehicle Imperative
    Farhad Pooran, Vice President, Systems Product Management, Econolite, Anaheim, CA
  • Adaptive Signal Control Technology - A Case Study in the Systems Engineering Process
    Diederick Van Dillen, ITS Systems Manager, Jacobs Engineering, Baltimore, MD
  • ITS Master Planning Our Future: Assessing What We Have in Preparation for the Unknown

    Dan Shane, Traffic Engineering Team Lead, HR Green, St Louis, MO; Jennifer McCoy, City Traffic Engineer, City of Des Moines, IA

  • Driverless Future: A Policy Roadmap for City Leaders
    Akhil Chauhan, Principal ITS and Traffic Engineer, Arcadis, Baton Rouge, LA; Marwad Abboud, Senior Vice President, Arcadis, Atlanta, GA
  • Iowa Data Bike: Monitoring Regional Trail Pavement Condition
    Marcus Coenen, Senior Transportation Planner, Des Moines Area MPO, Des Moines, IA
  • Traffic Signal Data Sharing in the City of Frisco, Texas
    Brian Moen, Assistant Director of Engineering Services, City of Frisco, Frisco, TX
  • Evaluating Multimodal Transportation Projects
    Virginie Nadimi, Associate Transportation Planner, City of Minneapolis, Minneapolis, MN
  • Transportation Data Analysis and Visualization Using Inrix Data for NYC DOT
    Patricio Vicuna Franco, Assistant Highway Transportation Specialist, New York City Department of Transportation, New York, NY
  • Roadways Serving Everyone in Our Community
    Reiner Blanco, Project Delivery Lead, City of Seattle, Seattle, WA; Trevor Partap, Traffic Spot Improvements, City of Seattle, Seattle, WA
  • Unmanned Aircraft Systems and Traffic Incident Management (UAS-TIM)
    Charles Stevens, Principal, Stevens Technical Services, Houston, TX
  • Better Together: Harmonizing Preemption Systems, Signal Timing to Improve Safety and Mobility
    Katie Emory, Vertical Marketing Speicialist, Global Traffic Technologies, St. Paul, MN; Chad Mack, Product Manager, Global Traffic Technologies, St. Paul, MN; Josh Lehman, Pre-Sales Solutions Architect, Global Traffic Technologies, St. Paul, MN
  • ActivateYYC: Microgrants that Rethink Transportation Engineering
    Jen Malzer, Transportation Engineer, City of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada

Complete Streets / Vision Zero
August 22
1:15 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.

  • Performance Monitoring Intelligent Work Zones in Iowa
    Skylar Knickerbocker, Research Engineer, Iowa State University, Ames, IA; Tim Simodynes, ITS Engineer, Iowa Department of Transportation, Ames, IA
  • Up, Up, & Away! The Application of Raised Crosswalks at Roundabouts
    Hardik Shah, Director of Development, American Structurepoint, Inc. Indianapolis, IN; Jeremy Kashman, Director of Engineering, City of Carmel, Carmel, IN
  • Understanding Pedestrian Crashes in Minneapolis
    JoNette Kuhnau, Vice President, Kimley-Horn and Associates, Inc, St. Paul, MN; Steven Mosing, Traffic Engineer, City of Minneapolis, Minneapolis, MN
  • Secondary Crash Analysis Methodology: Illinois Tollway
    Charles McCarthy, Traffic Engineer, TranSmart Technologies, Inc., Chicago, IL
  • Using the Surrogate Safety Assessment Model to Evaluate Access Management Alternatives
    Grant Schultz, Professor, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT
  • Geometric Highway Design Process for the 21st Century
    Richard Coakley, Principal Transportation Engineer, Jacobs, Milwaukee, WI
  • Crash Data Analysis for Older Drivers, Pedestrians and Bicycles
    Scott Knebel, Group Manager, Crawford, Murphy & Tilly, Columbus, OH
  • Older Drivers and Road Design: Safety Perceptions, Self-Regulation and Crash Risk
    Woon Kim, Senior Analyst, AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety, Washington, DC; Tara Kelley-Baker, Data and Information Group Leader, AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety, Washington, DC
  • Turning Safe Route to School Plans to Reality: How to Best Fund Improvements Over Time
    Min Zhou, Vice President, KOA Corporation, Orange, CA
  • Balancing the Diverse Needs of Communities to Improve Regional Connectivity in Denver, CO
    James Parkhill, Engineer, Atkins, Denver, CO; Devin Louie, Engineer II, Atkins, Denver, CO
  • 20 Year Streets Funding Plan
    Abdullahi Abdulle, Associate Transportation Planner, City of Minneapolis, Minneapolis, MN; Elizabeth Heyman, Transportation Planner, City of Minneapolis, Minneapolis, MN
  • Using Driving Simulation to Model Motorist and Bicycle Interactions at Separated Bike Lanes
    Francis Tainter, Graduate Research Assistant, University of
    Massachusetts – Amherst, Amherst, MA; Cole Fitzpatrick, Ph.D. Post- Doctoral Research Fellow, University of Massachusetts - Amherst, Amherst, MA
  • Building a Bicycling Community for Everyone
    Simon Blenski, Transportation Planner, City of Minneapolis, Minneapolis, MN, Rebecca Hughes, Transportation Planner, City of Minneapolis, Minneapolis, MN
  • Urban Applications of Bike Lanes: Lessons Learned
    Brandon Taylor, Project Manager, KCI Technologies, Inc., Nashville, TN
  • Can Your Design be Maintained? Year-Round Maintenance of Protected Bikeways
    Mike Kennedy, Director of Transportation Maintenance & Repair, City of Minneapolis, Minneapolis, MN
  • Advancing Transportation Options in Des Moines
    Brian Wilham, Senior Traffic Engineer, Snyder& Associates, Inc., Ankeny, IA
    Jennifer McCoy, City Traffic Engineer, Des Moines, IA
  • Stop for Me
    John Maczko, City Traffic Engineer, City of Saint Paul, St. Paul, MN
  • Crash Analysis in the Time of Big Data
    Bryan Nemeth, Transportation / Traffic Engineer, Bolton & Menk, Inc., Burnsville, MN; Dan McCormick, County Traffic Engineer, Carver County, Cologne, MN
  • Innovative Techniques for Presenting Safety Benefits to the Public: A Case Study from Middle Tennessee
    Daniel Spann, Transportation Director, Barge Design Solutions, Nashville, TN; Peter Kauffmann, Transportation Engineer, Barge Design Solutions, Memphis, TN
  • Fremont Vision Zero – Improving Safety in a Silicon Valley Suburb
    Hans Larsen, Public Works Director, City of Fremont, Fremont, CA

    *Indicates invited speaker