TRB Webinar: Designing and Implementing Smart Cities

October 28, 2021 01:00 PM - 02:30 PM U.S. Eastern
Cost (for your seat)
Professional Development Hours for this webinar
1.50 hour(s)
Continuing Education Hours for this webinar
AAE: 0.00 hour(s)
AICP: 0.00 hour(s)
CLE: 0.00 hour(s)

Over the last decade, many cities and states have conducted “Smart City” pilots. TRB will host a webinar on Thursday, October 28, 2021 from 1:00-2:30 PM Eastern that will discuss how Smart Cities may improve air quality, stormwater, transportation, and general civil infrastructure to improve public health, increase operational efficiency, and/or extend the life of infrastructure. Presenters will describe the steps taken and lessons learned from various Smart City deployments. They will identify the obstacles to Smart City deployment, and highlight how to collect and analyze urban data.

This webinar was organized by the Standing Technical Committee on Urban Transportation Data and Information Systems.

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

Webinar agenda and presenters

  1. Lessons learned from pilot deployments: Charlie Catlett, University of Illinois
  2. How to evaluate outcomes for investments: Kofi Wakhisi, Atlanta Regional Commission
  3. Collecting and analyzing urban data: Ed Blayney, City of Louisville, KY
  1. Question and answer session: Charlotte Frei, CDM Smith


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:

  1. Identify key lessons in Smart City deployment and obstacles to avoid
  2. Evaluate outcomes for investments
  3. Discuss how to collect and analyze data for transportation and other urban management needs

Professional Development Hour Information

Professional engineers (PEs) who register and attend the entire webinar as an individual will be awarded 1.5 Professional Development Hours (PDHs). TRB’s webinar program awards PDH credits only to the registered individual, and not to other members of a group that view the webinar together. To be eligible for the credits, individuals must remain signed in for the entire webinar, including for any question and answer session following the presentations.

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

TRB will report credits earned to the Registered Continuing Education Program (RCEP). Complaints about registered providers may be sent to RCEP, 1015 15th Street, NW, 8th Floor, Washington, D.C., 20005.

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