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Please select the webinar that you would like to attend from the list below and register. All participants must register at least 24 hours in advance of the webinar.

TRB's webinars are produced with funding received from TRB Sponsors and TRB Affiliates. Accordingly, employees of TRB Sponsors and TRB Affiliates may attend the session without a fee. TRB Sponsors include State Sponsors from the Highway and Transportation Departments of the 50 states and DC, and select Federal and Private Sponsors.

In addition to employees of TRB Sponsors and TRB Sustaining Affiliates, the following are eligible to receive complimentary webinar registration:

TRB charges a registration fee to other attendees in order to recover some of the costs associated with hosting the webinars.

Please view the individual webinar announcement for pricing information. Some TRB webinars offer free registration for all participants.

Action Title Date/Time PD Hours AAE Hours AICP Hours CLE Hours Summary
TRB Webinar: Design Guidelines for Bridges Subjected to Light Rail Transit Loads April 24, 2018 01:00 PM - 02:30 PM U.S. Eastern 1.50 0.00 0.00 0.00

TRB will conduct a webinar on Tuesday, April 24, 2018 from 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM ET that features research from the National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP)’s Research Report 851: Proposed AASHTO LRFD Bridge Design Specifications for Light Rail Transit Loads.

This webinar will describe the behavior of light rail transit bridges, live loads and their associated forces, rail-train-structure interaction, and load factor calibration to implement the Load and Resistance Factor Design (LRFD) method. The presenter will explain how to design light rail bridges that adheres to the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO) Guide Specifications for Light Rail Bridges.


Some registrants will need to pay $95 to attend this webinar.  Sign into MyTRB.org to view registration information.

Webinar Presenter

  • Jimmy Kim, University of Colorado at Denver

Moderated by:  Bill DuVall, Georgia Department of Transportation

TRB Webinar: Technology Changes Influencing the Decline of Vehicle Emissions April 25, 2018 02:00 PM - 03:30 PM U.S. Eastern 1.50 0.00 0.00 0.00

TRB will conduct a webinar on Wednesday, April 25, 2018 from 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM ET that will highlight emerging technologies and programs that are designed to mitigate emissions from vehicles. Presenters will discuss hybrid-electric and fully electric vehicles, connected and autonomous vehicles, and the U.S. Federal Highway Administration’s Alternative Fuels Corridor Program. The goal of each of these endeavors is to transition away from internal combustion power systems for to low-polluting or non-polluting power systems.

This webinar was organized by the TRB Standing Committees on Transportation and Air Quality.

Some registrants will need to pay $95 to attend this webinarSign into MyTRB.org to view registration information.

Webinar Presenters

  • Dan Sperling, University of California at Davis
  • Tewari Edmonson, Miami-Dade Transportation Planning Organization
  • Ann Xu, U.S. Department of Energy
  • Susan Burke, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Moderated by:  Kevin Black, U.S. Federal Highway Administration


TRB Webinar: Generating Revenue from Commercial Development On or Adjacent to Airports April 26, 2018 02:00 PM - 03:30 PM U.S. Eastern 0.00 1.50 1.50 0.00

TRB will conduct a webinar on Thursday, April 26, 2018, from 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM ET that features research from the Airport Cooperative Research Program (ACRP)’s Research Report 176: Generating Revenue from Commercial Developments on or Adjacent to Airports.

This webinar will identify the challenges and opportunities that developing land on or near airports can pose and the processes involved in determining if revenue-generating development is feasible. Presenters will cover a brief overview of the tools developed to determine this feasibility, how these tools can be used, and lessons learned from airports that have used them. 

This webinar is sponsored by TRB’s Airport Cooperative Research Program. There is no fee to attend this webinar; however, sign into MyTRB.org to view registration information.

Webinar Presenters

  • Stephanie Ward, Mead & Hunt, Inc.
  • Diana Fainberg, Diana E. Fainberg Associates, LLC
  • Edward Moran, Lee County Port Authority

Moderated by: Rick Busch, Jviation, Inc.

TRB Webinar: Design for Stream Restoration and Channel Stability at Stream Crossings April 30, 2018 01:00 PM - 02:30 PM U.S. Eastern 1.50 0.00 0.00 0.00

TRB will conduct a webinar on Monday, April 30, 2018 from 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM ET that features research from the National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP)’s Research Report 853: Guidance for Design Hydrology for Stream Restoration and Channel Stability.

This webinar will explore methods for defining design hydrology and analytical channel design in the vicinity of stream crossings. Presenters will identify approaches and interactive tools to help hydraulic engineers assess the current conditions adjacent to a stream crossing and in the upstream watershed.

Some registrants will need to pay $95 to attend this webinar.  Sign into MyTRB.org to view registration information.

Webinar Presenters

  • Brian Bledsoe, University of Georgia
  • Robert Hawley, Sustainable Streams, LLC
  • Daniel Baker, Colorado State University

Moderated by:  Casey Kramer, Northwest Hydraulics Consultants

TRB Webinar: Development and Management of Sustainable Information Portals May 02, 2018 01:00 PM - 02:30 PM U.S. Eastern 1.50 0.00 0.00 0.00

TRB will conduct a webinar on Wednesday, May 2, 2018, from 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM that features research from the National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP)’s Research Report 865: Guidance for Development and Management of Sustainable Enterprise Information Portals.

This webinar will provide an overview of enterprise information portal (EIP) concepts and considerations to support a sustainable, customer-centric service for departments of transportation. Presenters will discuss examples of EIPs, recommend technologies, and identify implementation challenges.

Some registrants will need to pay $95 to attend this webinar.  Sign into MyTRB.org to view registration information.

Webinar Presenters

  • Benjamin Pecheux, AEM Corporation
  • Marc Hoit, North Carolina State University
  • Loren Turner, California Department of Transportation
  • Sheryl Miller, ToXcel

Moderated by:  Michelle Morgan, Washington State Department of Transportation

TRB Webinar: Air Cargo Facility Planning and Activities May 03, 2018 02:00 PM - 03:30 PM U.S. Eastern 0.00 1.50 1.50 0.00

TRB will conduct a webinar on Thursday, May 3, 2018, from 2:00PM to 3:30PM ET that features research from the Airport Cooperative Research Program (ACRP)’s Report 143: Guidebook for Air Cargo Facility Planning and Development and Synthesis 80: Estimating Truck Trip Generation for Airport Air Cargo Activity.

This webinar will explore the tools and techniques for sizing air cargo facilities, which includes data and updated metrics for forecasting future facility requirements as a function of changing market and economic conditions. The presenters will focus on practices regarding air cargo facility-related truck trip generation rates. They will also discuss what planners may use to identify possible information, data sources, and options when researching truck trip generation.

This webinar is sponsored by the Airport Cooperative Research Program. There is no fee to attend this webinar; however, sign into MyTRB.org to view registration information.

Webinar Presenters

  • Mike Maynard, Jviation, Inc.
  • Bryan Schreiber, Columbus Regional Airport Authority, Rickenbacker International Airport
  • Kaveh Shabani, RSG
  • Peter Plumeau, Economic Development Research Group, Inc.

Moderated by:  Peter Mandle, InterVISTAS Consulting

TRB Webinar: Return on Investment in Asset Management Systems and Process Improvements May 07, 2018 02:00 PM - 03:30 PM U.S. Eastern 1.50 0.00 0.00 0.00

TRB will conduct a webinar on Monday, May 7, 2018 from 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM ET that features research from the National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP)’s Research Report 866: Return on Investment in Transportation Asset Management Systems and Practices.

This webinar will discuss guidance and tools to support calculating the return on investment (ROI) for transportation agencies implementing new asset management systems or improving existing systems. The presenters will describe three case studies that were performed to calculate the ROI from implementing pavement, bridge, and maintenance management systems.

Some registrants will need to pay $95 to attend this webinar. Sign in to MyTRB.org to view registration information.

Webinar Presenters

  • William Robert, Spy Pond Partners
  • Chris Williges, HDR

Moderated by:  Jennifer Brandenburg, Volkert, Inc.

TRB Webinar: Practices for Establishing Contract Time for Highway Projects May 10, 2018 01:00 PM - 02:30 PM U.S. Eastern 1.50 0.00 0.00 0.00

TRB will conduct a webinar on Thursday, May 10, 2018 from 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM ET that features research from the National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP)’s Research Report 402 and Synthesis 502.

This webinar will discuss approaches for estimating contract time for highway construction projects. Establishing contract time is an important part of the highway project development process because it directly impacts project costs, the public, and risk for contractors. The presenters will focus on approaches used nationally as well as advanced approaches currently being investigated.

Some registrants will need to pay $95 to attend this webinar.  Sign into MyTRB.org to view registration information.

Webinar Presenters

  • Roy Sturgill, University of Kentucky
  • Ying Li, University of Kentucky
  • Paul Goodrum, University of Colorado at Boulder

Moderated by:  Tim Taylor, University of Kentucky

TRB Webinar: Who’s Riding TNCs and What Does It Mean for Public Agencies? May 15, 2018 02:00 PM - 03:30 PM U.S. Eastern 0.00 0.00 1.50 0.00

TRB will conduct a webinar on Tuesday, May 15, 2018, from 2:00PM to 3:30PM ET that features research from the Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP)’s Research Report 195: Broadening Understanding of the Interplay Between Public Transit, Shared Mobility, and Personal Automobiles.

This research explores how transportation network companies (TNCs) such as Uber and Lyft are affecting the use of public transit and personal automobiles in several regions by drawing on several sources, including one of the first uses of TNC trip origin-destination data. The webinar will outline key findings and insights from this research about how, when, and where TNCs are most frequently used, and the relationship between this use, public transit usage, and driving commutes. The presenters will also provide a range of recommendations that may assist public transit agencies and other public entities attempting to engage with TNC services in large, midsized, and smaller urban areas.

This webinar is sponsored by TRB's Transit Cooperative Research Program. There is no fee to attend this webinar; however, sign into MyTRB.org to view registration information.

Webinar Presenters

  • Sharon Feigon, Shared Use Mobility Center
  • Colin Murphy, Shared Use Mobility Center

Moderated by:  Prashanth Gururaja, Shared Use Mobility Center

TRB Webinar: Preventative Maintenance at General Aviation Airports May 17, 2018 02:00 PM - 03:30 PM U.S. Eastern 0.00 1.50 1.50 0.00

TRB will conduct a webinar on Thursday, May 17, 2018, from 2:00PM to 3:30PM ET that features research from the Airport Cooperative Research Program (ACRP)’s Report 138 Preventive Maintenance at General Aviation Airports  Volume 1: Primer and Volume 2: Guidebook.

This research explores the value of airports to communities and the national airspace system. This webinar will present an overview of the importance of establishing a preventative maintenance program for infrastructure systems at general aviation airports.  The presenter will also discuss a preventative maintenance checklist and case studies.

This webinar is sponsored by TRB's Airport Cooperative Research Program. There is no fee to attend this webinar; however, sign into MyTRB.org to view registration information.

Webinar Presenters

  • Rusty Chapman, Delta Airport Consultants, Inc.

Moderated by:  Kerry Ahearn, IEM

TRB Webinar: Case Studies: The Diversity of Roundabouts May 21, 2018 02:00 PM - 03:30 PM U.S. Eastern 1.50 0.00 1.50 0.00

TRB will conduct a webinar on Monday, May 21, 2018 from 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM ET that identifies creative applications of roundabouts to solve intersection problems. Presenters will describe case studies in which roundabout implementation has provided safer and more efficient travel across various modes. This webinar will explore how roundabouts may be effective in easing congestion, prioritizing bicycle and pedestrian safety, and coordinating traffic around railroad crossings.

This webinar was organized by the TRB Standing Committee on Roundabouts.


Some registrants will need to pay $105 to attend this webinarSign into MyTRB.org to view registration information.

Webinar Presenters

  • Rich Deal, Monterey Agency of Transportation
  • Hillary Isebrands, Federal Highway Administration
  • Rachel Price, Roundabotix

Moderated by:  Brian Walsh, Washington State Department of Transportation

TRB Webinar: Organizational Change for Performance and Asset Management May 22, 2018 01:00 PM - 02:30 PM U.S. Eastern 1.50 0.00 0.00 0.00

TRB will conduct a webinar on Tuesday, May 22, 2018, from 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM ET that discusses how state departments of transportation and metropolitan planning organizations may integrate performance and asset management into their decision-making processes. These organizations are considering changes to how they do business after the Federal Highway Administration finalized rules for performance and asset management in response to the Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act (MAP-21) and the Fixing America's Surface Transportation (FAST) Act. The presenters will discuss how to manage the changes and provide examples of what has worked and what has not for agencies that have undertaken the process.

This webinar was organized by the TRB Standing Committee on Strategic Management.

Some registrants will need to pay $95 to attend this webinar.  Sign into MyTRB.org to view registration information.

Webinar Presenters

  • Nathan Higgins, Cambridge Systematics
  • Bryan Pounds, Massachusetts Department of Transportation
  • Chad Allen, Vermont Agency of Transportation, Highway Division

Moderated by:  Brian ten Siethoff, Cambridge Systematics

TRB Webinar: Internal Curing of Concrete Pavements: State-of-the-Practice May 24, 2018 02:00 PM - 03:30 PM U.S. Eastern 1.50 0.00 0.00 0.00

TRB will conduct a webinar on Thursday, May 24, 2018 from 2:00PM to 3:30PM ET that will provide an overview of the primary concepts of internal curing for concrete pavements. This webinar will focus on information in Technical Brief FHWA-HIF-16-006.* Presenters will discuss the practical applications, mixture design, and quality control of internally cured concrete pavements. This webinar builds upon content discussed during a webinar conducted by TRB in February 2017.

This webinar was organized by the TRB Standing Committees on Design and Rehabilitation of Concrete and Concrete Pavement Construction and Rehabilitation. 

*The opinions and conclusions expressed or implied in this webinar are those of the researchers who performed the research. They are not necessarily those of the Transportation Research Board or the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine.

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Webinar Presenters

  • Jason Weiss, Oregon State University
  • Don Streeter, New York State Department of Transportation

Moderated by:  Sam Tyson, Federal Highway Administration

TRB Webinar: Resiliency in Practice: Strategies for Knowledge, Information, and Data May 30, 2018 02:00 PM - 03:30 PM U.S. Eastern 1.50 0.00 0.00 0.00

TRB will conduct a webinar on Wednesday, May 30, 2018 from 2:00PM to 3:30PM ET that will address several components related to the implementation of resiliency strategies for transportation organizations. Presenters will discuss the strategic identification; collection sharing/repurposing; coordination; updating knowledge, information, and data needed for policy; and costs, risks, performance, and other forms of analysis that support resiliency efforts. They will illustrate the types of evidence needed to build business cases and render decisions in the public sector, describe the current state of the practice, and discuss practical examples that utilized these practices.

This webinar was organized by the TRB Standing Committee on Critical Transportation Infrastructure Protection. 

Some registrants will need to pay $95 to attend this webinarSign into MyTRB.org to view registration information.

Webinar Presenters

  • Michael Pack, CATT Laboratory
  • James Barrett, Xentity Corporation
  • Silvana Croupe, Delaware Department of Transportation

Moderated by:  Chris Baglin, PPC