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TRB Webinar: Progress Toward More Resilient Pavements


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Date(s)
November 09, 2021 02:00 PM - 03:30 PM U.S. Eastern
Cost (for your seat)
$95.00
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)
Details

As extreme weather becomes more frequent, pavement resilience is a critical consideration for highway and transportation engineers. TRB will host a webinar on Tuesday, November 9, 2021 from 2:00-3:30 PM Eastern that will discuss the resilient aspects of asphalt pavements. Presenters will explore the Federal Highway Administration’s approach to pavement resilience and highlight recent innovations. They will also provide case studies from storms, floods, and other extreme weather events to inform stakeholders how to prepare for climate change needs to help transportation engineers create a more resilient transportation network.

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

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

Webinar agenda and presenters

  1. Proactive strategies for coastal highway vulnerability: Bret Webb, University of Southern Alabama
  2. Impacts of flooding on pavement foundation: Eshan Dave, University of New Hampshire
  3. Roadway vulnerability analysis: Rhonda Haag, Monroe County, Florida
  4. Question and answer session: Moderated by Amir Golalipour, Federal Highway Administration

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. Define resilience and how it pertains to pavements.
  2. Identify tools for incorporating resilience into pavement design, construction, and management.
  3. Describe how agencies are incorporating resilience into their pavement programs

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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