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Project Title: Transit Research and Development: Federal Role in the National Program

PIN: SAIS-P-03-05-A         

Major Unit:
Transportation Research Board

Sub Unit:

RSO:
Kortum, Katherine

Subject/Focus Area:
Transportation and Infrastructure


Transit Research and Development: Federal Role in the National Program
July 30, 2012 - July 31, 2012
National Academy of Sciences Building
2101 Constitution NW
Washington D.C. 20148


If you would like to attend the sessions of this meeting that are open
to the public or need more information please contact:


Contact Name: Tom Menzies
Email: tmenzies@nas.edu
Phone: 202-334-1837
Fax:


Agenda:

Monday, July 30, 2012

OPEN SESSION
10:10 am Welcome and Overview of TRAC and Workshop Goals

10:30 Guest Presenter: Peter Rahn, HNTB. "State DOTs Have Demonstrated the Goal is Performance Management--Not Performance Measurement"

1:00 pm Guest Presenter: Diane Quigley, Transit Planning Administrator, Florida DOT "The Florida Transit Information System"

2:00 Guest Presenter:Alexander Barron, Research Associate, Railway and Transport Strategy Center, Imperial College, London
"International Transit Benchmarking Systems"

3:15 Guest Presenter:Robert Hazel, Partner, Oliver Wyman
"Techniques used by Public Airports to Monitor and Manage Performance"

4:15 Guest Presenter:Aaron Steinfeld, Senior Systems Scientist, Robotics Institute, Carnegie Mellon University
"Creative Ways to Leverage Existing Data Resources and End User Contributions"

5:30 Roundtable: Committee, FTA officials, Guest speakers

7:00 OPEN SESSION ADOURNMENT

Tuesday 31 July 2012

OPEN SESSION

10:00 am “Community Transportation Research: Where We Are and Where We're Going.” Overview of CTAA Expo 2012 session,TRAC membrs Barb Cline and Ann August

10:30 Discussion with FTA Officials: Key Issues Raised by Presenters, Research Gaps Indicated, Potential Research Needs

11:30 Next Steps and Future Meeting Topics

1:00 pm OPEN SESSION ADJOURNMENT


Closed Session Summary Posted After the Meeting

The following committee members were present at the closed sessions of the meeting:
Barry Barker
Anna Barry
Michael Allegra
Ann August
Andrew Bata
Linda Bohlinger
Charles Carr
Barbara Cline
Terry Garcia Crews
Kim Green
Lester Hoel
Angela Miller
Jack Reilly
Ralf Resch
Susan Shaheen
Edward Watt

The following topics were discussed in the closed sessions:
The committee held an update of potential sources of bias and conflict of interest discussion. They also discussed the workshop presentations and began to outline a report to the sponsor.

The following materials (written documents) were made available to the committee in the closed sessions:
none

Date of posting of Closed Session Summary: August 2, 2012