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Project Title: Future Interstate Highway System Study

PIN: TRB-SASP-16-02         

Major Unit:
Transportation Research Board

Sub Unit:
Studies and Special Programs Division

Starnes, Monica

Subject/Focus Area:
Transportation and Infrastructure

Future Interstate Highway System Study - Meeting 3
May 16, 2017 - May 17, 2017
Detroit, MI

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: Anusha Jayasinghe
Phone: 2023342401
Fax: 2023343510


Southeast Michigan Transportation Operations Center (SEMTOC)
1060 West Fort Street
Detroit, MI 48226
May 16-17, 2017

May 16, 2017

Open Session

8:00am Introductions
Overview of study charge -- Norm Augustine, Monica Starnes
Overview of listening session – Kirk Steudle

8:15am Summaries of bridge and connected/automated vehicle sites
(Each organization will present for 10 minutes)
Adam Penzenstadler – MDOT, Rouge River Bridge Project
Michael Shulman – Crash Avoidance Metrics Partnership (CAMP)
Colm Boran – Ford, Autonomous Vehicle Product Development
Robert Bordo – GM, Vehicle to Infrastructure Technology
Jeremy McClain – Continental, Autonomous Vehicle Technology

9:15 am 20th Century review of the Interstate
Bruce Seely – Michigan Technological University

10:15am Break

10:30 am White paper presentation on C/AV technology
(20 minute presentation followed by 10 minute Q&A)
Steven Shladover – California PATH

11:30 am Lunch

12:15 pm Panel on Automated/Autonomous Freight Vehicles
Moderator: Chris Hendrickson
(Each panelist will provide a 10-minute remarks, followed by moderated discussion and Q&A)
Randy Cole – Ohio Turnpike and Infrastructure Commission
William T. (Bill) Panos – Wyoming DOT
Joshua Switkes – Peloton Technology

1:45 pm Break

2:00 pm Panel on Automated/Autonomous Passenger Vehicles
Moderator: Kirk Steudle
(Each panelist will provide a 10-minute remarks, followed by moderated discussion and Q&A)
Matthew Schwall – Tesla
Dushyant Wadivkar– Bosch
Hideki Hada – Toyota
Karl Heimer – AutoImmune

3:30 pm End of Open Session

May 17, 2017
Open Session

8:00 am Introductions
Overview of Study Charge -- Norm Augustine, Monica Starnes

8:15 am Panel on interstate operations and management
Moderator: Moshe Ben-Akiva
(Each panelist will provide a 15-minute remarks, followed by moderated discussion and Q&A)
Sandra Larson – Iowa DOT
Michael Fontaine – Virginia Transportation Research Council
Sean Nozzari – California DOT

10:00 am Break

10:15 am Panel on asset management and preservation
Moderator: Chris Hendrickson
(Each panelist will provide a 15-minute remarks, followed by moderated discussion and Q&A)
Radney Simpson – Georgia DOT’s Interstate Risk Assessment Study
Laura Mester – Michigan DOT

11:30 am White paper presentation on demographic projections -- Today to 2060.
Guangqing Chi – Pennsylvania State University

12:30 pm End of Open Session

Closed Session Summary Posted After the Meeting

The following committee members were present at the closed sessions of the meeting:
N. Augustine
V. Arroyo
M. Ben-Akiva
A. Drake
G. Giuliano
S. Heminger
C. Hendrickson
K. Killough
J. McDonald
K. Steudle
M. Townes
C.M. Walton

The following topics were discussed in the closed sessions:
Site tours - May 15, 2017
Visit I-75 Bridge, GM Facilities and Continental

May 16 - 17, 2017
White Paper discussions
Models and case studies report outlines
Discussion with the contractors

The following materials (written documents) were made available to the committee in the closed sessions:
White papers on Demographics and C/AV technology

Date of posting of Closed Session Summary: May 22, 2017