TRB Webinar: Development and Management of Sustainable Information Portals

May 02, 2018 01:00 PM - 02:30 PM U.S. Eastern
Cost (for your seat)
Professional Development Hours for this webinar
1.5 hour(s)
Continuing Education Hours for this webinar
AAE: 0.0 hour(s)
AICP: 0.0 hour(s)
CLE: 0.0 hour(s)

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 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

Webinar Outline

  1. Overview of NCHRP
  2. Achieving Sustainable EIPs using Microservice Architecture Pattern
  3. Designing for Sustainable EIPs
  4. Technology Recommendations for EIPs
  5. Microservice Creation & Organization – Asset Management Example
  6. Migration Strategy from Monolith to Microservice Architecture
  7. Overcoming Non-Technical EIP Implementation Challenges
  1. 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. 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:

  • Define EIP and describe EIP examples
  • Understand how to design a sustainable EIP
  • List the technologies used in successful EIPs
  • Describe the non-technical challenges to implementing an EIP

Professional Development Hour Information

A certificate for 1.5 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 2017. 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