TRB Webinar: Public-Private Partnerships and the Mobility on Demand Sandbox Program

April 16, 2018 02:00 PM - 03:30 PM U.S. Eastern
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TRB will conduct a webinar on Monday, April 16, 2018 from 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM ET that will describe the Federal Transit Administration’s Mobility on Demand (MOD) Sandbox awards. Presenters will discuss the role of public-private partnerships between public transportation, shared mobility, and goods delivery services within the MOD initiative. Presenters will also identify key lessons and metrics along with data management approaches learned from MOD Sandbox grantees.

This webinar was organized by the TRB Standing Committees on Emerging and Innovative Public Transport and Technologies, Automated Transit Systems, Transportation Demand Management, and Regional Transportation Systems Management and Operations.

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Webinar Presenters

  • Robert Sheehan, Intelligent Transportation Systems Joint Program Office, USDOT
  • Rob Sadow, Scoop
  • Nikki Foletta, Bay Area Rapid Transit
  • Marla Westervelt, LA Metro
  • Megan Richer, Via

Moderated by:  Susan Shaheen, University of California at Berkeley

Webinar Outline

  1. Introduction to the MOD Sandbox program
  2. Public-private partnerships
    1. Scoop/Bay Area Rapid Transit
    2. Via/LA Metro
  3. Question and answer session

The first 60 minutes of the webinar will be for presentations and the final 30 minutes will be reserved for audience questions.

Learning Objectives

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

  • Identify how public transit agencies are partnering with private sector MOD service providers
  • Describe lessons learned and current practices about how to structure evaluations, share data, and develop data agreements
  • Discuss the evaluation framework and data approach to develop public-private partnerships

American Institute of Certified Planners Certification Maintenance Credits

This webinar is approved by the American Institute of Certified Planners for 1.5 Certification Maintenance Credits.  Please make sure that you register for this session and log-in using the link that TRB provides to your email account. We use this as your record that you attended this session. TRB only maintains the records of attendees who use their email address to log into the webinar, and cannot verify attendance of individuals who view the webinar without personally logging into the session.

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