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Upcoming Webinars

TRB Webinars are designed to share and discuss ongoing work associated with TRB Standing Technical Committees and their respective topic areas, as well as research from TRB’s Cooperative Research Programs.

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 Cobalt and Titanium Global Affiliates. Accordingly, employees of TRB Sponsors and TRB Cobalt and Titanium Global Affiliates may attend the session without a fee. TRB Sponsors include State Sponsors from the highway and transportation departments of the 50 states and D.C., and select Federal and Non-Profit 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. Some TRB webinars offer free registration for all participants. Please view the individual webinar announcement for pricing information.

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Action Title Date/Time PD Hours AAE Hours AICP Hours CLE Hours Summary
TRB Webinar: Innovations in Testing—Modified Binders Cracking Resistance May 25, 2022 02:30 PM - 04:00 PM U.S. Eastern 1.50 0.00 0.00 0.00

Intermediate temperature tests for modified binders may help capture the cracking resistance of these materials better than traditional methods. TRB will host a webinar on Wednesday, May 25, 2022 from 2:30PM-4:00 PM Eastern that will explore findings from these innovative tests, which use common asphalt binder laboratory equipment. Factors that can significantly affect the fatigue performance of asphalt pavements include the binder content, binder aging, and the chemical and physical characteristics of the asphalt binders used in the asphalt pavement layers. Continued funding for research in this area will also be discussed.

 

This webinar is sponsored by the TRB Standing Technical Committee on Binders for Flexible Pavement.

 

Registration is free for employees of TRB sponsors as well as Titanium and Cobalt Global Affiliates. The registration rate for all other attendees is $100. Sign into MyTRB.org to view registration information. Contact Patrice Davenport to inquire about becoming a TRB sponsor or global affiliate organization.

 

A recording will be sent to all registrants after the webinar.

TRB Webinar: Sustainable, Resilient, and Durable Concrete Pavements May 26, 2022 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM U.S. Eastern 2.00 0.00 0.00 0.00

The concrete pavement community continues to advance solutions to meet the challenges of the coming decade. TRB will host a webinar on Thursday, May 26, 2022 from 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM Eastern that will focus on efforts to enhance the sustainability, resiliency, and longevity of concrete pavement structures in response to emerging environmental and social forces. The Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act makes a large investment in upgrading the U.S. highway network. Make the most of this investment on your roads.

This webinar is sponsored by the TRB Standing Technical Committees on Design and Rehabilitation of Concrete Pavements, and Concrete Pavement Construction and Rehabilitation.

Registration is free for employees of TRB sponsors as well as Titanium and Cobalt Global Affiliates. The registration rate for all other attendees is $100. Sign into MyTRB.org to view registration information. Contact Patrice Davenport to inquire about becoming a TRB sponsor or global affiliate organization.

A recording will be sent to all registrants after the webinar.

TRB Webinar: Pavement Performance—Fundamentals and New Technologies May 31, 2022 01:30 PM - 03:00 PM U.S. Eastern 1.50 0.00 0.00 0.00

New technologies can improve pavement performance. TRB will host a webinar on Tuesday, May 31, 2022 from 1:30-3:00 PM Eastern that will cover ways new technologies can support asphalt paving fundamentals. Presenters will provide an overview of pavement fundamentals, and identify current technologies available to help pavement construction quality. Using a single technology or a combination of them can improve construction quality. They will also discuss how these technologies can help address obstacles that pavement fundamentals may not solve.

 

This webinar is sponsored by the TRB Standing Technical Committees on Pavement Construction and Rehabilitation, Quality Assurance Management, and Asphalt Mixture Evaluation and Performance.

 

Registration is free for employees of TRB sponsors as well as Titanium and Cobalt Global Affiliates. The registration rate for all other attendees is $100. Sign into MyTRB.org to view registration information. Contact Patrice Davenport to inquire about becoming a TRB sponsor or global affiliate organization.

 

TRB Webinar: What’s New in the HCM7 and Why It Matters June 07, 2022 11:30 AM - 01:00 PM U.S. Eastern 1.50 0.00 0.00 0.00

TRB has released the Highway Capacity Manual, Seventh Edition: A Guide for Multimodal Mobility Analytics (HCM7). TRB’s fundamental reference for concepts, performance measures, and analysis techniques, the manual offers methods for evaluating the multimodal operation of streets, highways, freeways, and off-street paths. TRB will host a webinar on Tuesday, June 7, 2022 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. EDT that will provide an overview of new methods in HCM7, highlight new research integrated into the latest version of the manual, and explore how the new methods impact practitioners.

This is the first of a three-part series on the new HCM7. Part 2 will cover new facilities and systems methods in HCM7 in the series on July 14, and Part 3 in the series will address new multimodal methods in the manual on August 3.

This webinar is sponsored by the TRB Standing Technical Committee on Highway Capacity and Quality of Service.

Registration is free for employees of TRB sponsors as well as Titanium and Cobalt Global Affiliates. The registration rate for all other attendees is $100. Sign into MyTRB.org to view registration information. Contact Patrice Davenport to inquire about becoming a TRB sponsor or global affiliate organization.

A recording will be sent to all registrants after the webinar.

TRB Webinar: Enhancing Public Health Equity through Transportation June 08, 2022 02:00 PM - 03:30 PM U.S. Eastern 0.00 0.00 1.50 0.00

TRB Webinar: Enhancing Public Health Equity through Transportation

As transportation professionals, we know transportation plays an important role in public health equity within our communities. TRB will host a webinar on Wednesday, June 8, 2022 from 2:00 – 3:30 PM Eastern that will provide perspectives from state, metropolitan, and municipal levels to better integrate transportation and health equity. The webinar will explore how these transportation providers use health equity to frame planning strategies, and to evaluate and prioritize projects.

 

This webinar is sponsored by the TRB Standing Technical Committees on Health and Transportation, Community Resources and Impacts, and Equity.

 

Registration is free for employees of TRB sponsors as well as Titanium and Cobalt Global Affiliates. The registration rate for all other attendees is $60. Sign into MyTRB.org to view registration information. Contact Patrice Davenport to inquire about becoming a TRB sponsor or global affiliate organization.

 

A recording will be sent to all registrants after the webinar.

TRB Webinar: Saving Lives with Autonomous Truck Mounted Attenuator Systems June 14, 2022 01:30 PM - 03:00 PM U.S. Eastern 1.50 0.00 0.00 0.00

The safety of work zone operations that require continuous movement for long periods of time such as pothole patching, weed spraying, and trash pick-up may be enhanced through the use of lead-follower autonomous truck mounted attenuator (ATMA) systems. TRB will host a webinar on XX, June XX, 2022 from X-X PM Eastern that will examine development, deployment, and research of the lead-follower ATMA technology, and discuss how departments of transportation might use this technology to maintain transportation infrastructure and to reduce worker injuries and fatalities.

 

This webinar is sponsored by the TRB Standing Technical Committees on Maintenance and Operations Management, and on Vehicle-Highway Automation.

 

Registration is free for employees of TRB sponsors as well as Titanium and Cobalt Global Affiliates. The registration rate for all other attendees is $100. Sign into MyTRB.org to view registration information. Contact Patrice Davenport to inquire about becoming a TRB sponsor or global affiliate organization.

 

A recording will be sent to all registrants after the webinar.

 

TRB Webinar: Prioritization of Public Transportation Investments June 21, 2022 02:30 PM - 04:00 PM U.S. Eastern 0.00 0.00 1.50 0.00

TRB Webinar: Prioritization of Public Transportation Investments

 

The demand for public transportation investments far exceeds the funds available. While states and communities seek additional revenue sources to maintain current transit assets and serve rapidly changing travel markets, they need methods to help decide where to allocate their limited resources.  TRB will host a webinar on Tuesday, June 21, 2022 from 2:30 - 4:00 PM Eastern that will explore practical advice to improve the prioritization process for public transportation projects. Presenters will focus on methods used to prioritize transit capital projects and on cross-modal decision-making, specifically the comparison of public transit and non-transit projects.

 

This webinar features research from TCRP Research Report 227: Prioritization of Public Transportation Investments: A Guide for Decision-Makers.

 

This webinar is sponsored by TRB’s Transit Cooperative Research Program. There is no fee to attend this webinar; however, you must sign into MyTRB.org to register.

 

A recording will be sent to all registrants after the webinar.

TRB Webinar: Geotechnical Data Applications and Visualization for Transportation June 23, 2022 01:30 PM - 03:00 PM U.S. Eastern 1.50 0.00 0.00 0.00

Geotechnical data modeling and presentation along with geospatial tools are all advancing. TRB will host a webinar on Thursday, June 23, 2022 from 1:30 – 3:00 PM Eastern that will explore examples of recent developments. Presenters will explore surface change detection data collection, artificial intelligence (AI) predictive tools for informed "filling in" of data gaps, and statistical data interpretation of downhole measurement methods. Presenters will also examine new geospatial tools and their potential to assess performance and resilience of transportation earthworks and other structures.  Applications related to use of large measurement datasets (wide area, borings, and measurements within borings/soundings) and tools/utilities will be featured. They will present and example of web-app based development work for geotechnical data management and visualization to characterize the statistical features of geospatial soil boring data, facilitating geotechnical site characterization and design process.

This webinar is sponsored by the TRB Standing Technical Committees on Instrumentation and Modeling, and Transportation Earthworks.

Registration is free for employees of TRB sponsors as well as Titanium and Cobalt Global Affiliates. The registration rate for all other attendees is $100. Sign into MyTRB.org to view registration information. Contact Patrice Davenport to inquire about becoming a TRB sponsor or global affiliate organization.

A recording will be sent to all registrants after the webinar.

TRB Webinar: Performance-Based Application of the Highway Safety Manual June 28, 2022 12:30 PM - 02:00 PM U.S. Eastern 1.50 0.00 0.00 0.00

The fiscally constrained environment that state DOTs operate in today requires revisiting assumptions about safety performance benefits as well as processes and decisions that drive meeting full safety standards. The Highway Safety Manual (HSM) provides tools to allow agencies to change their design for safety of a facility from traditional “design standards” of the AASHTO Green Book, Roadside Guide, MUTCD, and state design manual to a more performance-based statistical approach. TRB will host a webinar on Tuesday, June 28, 2022 from 12:30-2:00 PM Eastern that will the explore processes, job aids, tools, workforce training, and the manner in which states have institutionalized the HSM as part of performance-based processes and asset management in planning, design, and operations.

This webinar is sponsored by the TRB Standing Technical Committee on Safety Performance and Analysis.

Registration is free for employees of TRB sponsors as well as Titanium and Cobalt Global Affiliates. The registration rate for all other attendees is $100. Sign into MyTRB.org to view registration information. Contact Patrice Davenport to inquire about becoming a TRB sponsor or global affiliate organization.

A recording will be sent to all registrants after the webinar.

TRB Webinar: Implementing Biometric Technologies at Airports June 30, 2022 01:30 PM - 03:00 PM U.S. Eastern 0.00 1.00 0.00 1.25

TRB Webinar: Implementing Biometric Technologies at Airports

 

Biometrics is one of the most powerful, but misunderstood technologies used at airports today. The ability to increase the speed of individual processes, as well as offer a touch-free experience throughout an entire journey is a revolution that is decades in the making. TRB will host a webinar on Thursday, June 30, 2022 from 1:30 – 3:00 PM Eastern that will explore biometrics’ use in airport. Presenters will discuss how biometrics work; examine recent trends in adoption; introduce legal, policy, and privacy considerations related to their adoption and use; and outline some potential benefits to implementing biometric technology systems at airports. 

 

The webinar features research from ACRP Research Report 233: Airport Biometrics: A Primer.

 

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

 

A recording will be sent to all registrants after the webinar.

 

TRB Webinar: New Facilities and Systems Methods in HCM7 July 14, 2022 01:30 PM - 03:00 PM U.S. Eastern 1.50 0.00 0.00 0.00

TRB‘s Highway Capacity Manual, Seventh Edition: A Guide for Multimodal Mobility Analytics (HCM7) updates research on highway operations and quality of service. Past HCM editions always analyzed freeways and surface streets as separate facilities. Now, for the first time, HCM7 provides methods for evaluating interactions between freeways and arterials. TRB will host a webinar on Thursday, July 14, 2022 from 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM Eastern that will explore the new facility and systems method in the HCM7, including two-lane highways, freeway-arterial systems, and active traffic management. The webinar will also provide an overview of the methods and discuss ways the results will impact practitioners.

This is the second of a three part series on the new HCM7. Part 3 in the series will address new multimodal methods in the manual on August 3. Part 1 addresses overall new methods in the HCM7 and cover ways these new methods impact practitioners.

This webinar is sponsored by the TRB Standing Technical Committee on Highway Capacity and Quality of Service.

Registration is free for employees of TRB sponsors as well as Titanium and Cobalt Global Affiliates. The registration rate for all other attendees is $100. Sign into MyTRB.org to view registration information. Contact Patrice Davenport to inquire about becoming a TRB sponsor or global affiliate organization.

A recording will be sent to all registrants after the webinar.

TRB Webinar: Incorporating a Complex Transportation System in the New HCM7 August 03, 2022 01:30 PM - 03:00 PM U.S. Eastern 1.50 0.00 0.00 0.00

TRB‘s latest edition of the Highway Capacity Manual, Seventh Edition: A Guide for Multimodal Mobility Analytics (HCM7) is now available. Over the years, the manual has evolved to keep pace as the focus of surface transportation planning and operations as the United States has moved from designing and constructing the Interstate highway system to managing a complex and multimodal transportation system that serves a variety of travelers and society.  TRB will host a webinar on Wednesday, August 3, 2022 from 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM Eastern that will provide an overview of new multimodal methods in the HCM and examine updated applications for pedestrians and bicycles, as well as new applications for connected and automated vehicles (CAVs).

This webinar is sponsored by the TRB Standing Technical Committee on Highway Capacity and Quality of Service.

This is the third part of a three-part series on the HCM. Part 1 on June 7 addresses overall new methods in the HCM7 and cover ways these new methods impact practitioners. Part 2 will cover new facilities and systems methods in HCM7 in the series on July 14.

Registration is free for employees of TRB sponsors as well as Titanium and Cobalt Global Affiliates. The registration rate for all other attendees is $100. Sign into MyTRB.org to view registration information. Contact Patrice Davenport to inquire about becoming a TRB sponsor or global affiliate organization.

A recording will be sent to all registrants after the webinar.