TRB Webinar: Policy and Planning Actions to Address Connected and Automated Vehicles

November 08, 2017 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM U.S. Eastern
Cost (for your seat)
Professional Development Hours for this webinar
2.00 hour(s)
Continuing Education Hours for this webinar
AAE: 0.00 hour(s)
AICP: 0.00 hour(s)
CLE: 0.00 hour(s)

TRB will conduct a webinar on Wednesday, November 8, 2017, from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM ET that features research from the National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP)’s Research Report 845: Advancing Automated and Connected Vehicles: Policy and Planning Strategies for State and Local Transportation Agencies, which is accompanied by Strategies to Advance Automated and Connected Vehicles: Briefing Document.

This webinar will discuss the state and local policy and planning actions that can help make sure that the introduction of automated vehicles and connected vehicles will advance community and agency objectives.

Some registrants will need to pay $95 to attend this webinar. Members of the media or congressional staff should contact Lisa Marflak at for instructions on how to register at no cost. Sign into to view registration information.

Webinar Presenters

  • Ray Derr, Transportation Research Board
  • Ginger Goodin, Texas A&M Transportation Institute
  • Randy Iwasaki, Contra Costa Transportation Authority
  • Anita Kim, Volpe Center, U.S. Department of Transportation

Moderated by: Randy Iwasaki, Contra Costa Transportation Authority

Webinar Outline

  1. Overview of NCHRP and CV/AV activities
  2. Project objectives
  3. Review of policy and planning actions
  4. Potential application by transportation agencies
  5. U.S. Department of Transportation actions and next steps
  6. Question and answer session

The first 90 minutes of the webinar will be for presentations and the final 30 minutes will be reserved for audience questions. The Registered Continuing Education Program (RCEP) categorizes this webinar activity as relating to health, safety, and welfare including core technical.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this webinar, participants will be able to:

  • Describe where to find the material on the TRB website
  • Discuss the types of policy and planning actions addressed.
  • Identify the materials and assess which ones may be useful to their agency

Professional Development Hour Information

A certificate for 2.0 Professional Development Hours (PDHs) will be provided to Professional Engineers (PEs) who register and attend the webinar as an individual. For groups, only the person that registers and attends the session will receive a PDH certificate. Certificates of Completion will be issued only to individuals who register for and attend the entire webinar session.

Individuals registered as Florida PEs are no longer required to email TRB with your license number to report your attendance. Instead, please use your certificate that TRB provides through as verification of your attendance to the Florida Board of Professional Engineers.

Please check with your licensing board to ensure that TRB webinar PDHs are approved by your board.

This webinar was developed in October 2016. TRB has met the standards and requirements of the Registered Continuing Education Program (RCEP). Credit earned on completion of this program will be reported to RCEP by TRB. Complaints about registered providers may be sent to RCEP, 1015 15th Street, NW, 8th Floor, Washington, DC 20005. Website:

Registration questions? Contact Reggie Gillum at