TRB Webinar: Embracing the Unknown—Strategic Transportation Planning in the Pandemic Age

February 10, 2022 02:00 PM - 03:30 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: 1.50 hour(s)
CLE: 0.00 hour(s)

The coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19) has had a profound effect on transportation planning. TRB will host a webinar on Thursday, February 10, 2022 from 2:00-3:30 PM Eastern that will identify how transportation agencies can plan strategically while accounting for multiple challenges that have emerged out of the COVID-10 pandemic. Presenters will discuss the unanticipated changes that transportation agencies have faced and suggest approaches for completing strategic plans that allow for agility. They will also highlight how to create a culture of strategic planning within the entire agency.

This webinar is sponsored by the TRB Standing Technical Committee on Strategic Management.

Some registrants will need to pay $100 to attend this webinar. Sign into to view registration information.

Webinar agenda and presenters

  1. Developing strategic visions for transportation agencies during pandemics: Ryan Judge, Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority
  2. Engaging all agency staff in implementing strategic plans: Sidia Reese, City of Los Angeles
  3. Integrating strategic plan objectives into daily decision-making: Julie Kolaszewski, Caltrans
  4. Question and answer session: Moderated by Clinton Bench, University of California, Los Angeles


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. Discuss how to develop agile transportation agency strategic plans
  2. Identify strategies for agency-wide ongoing engagement and skills development

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.

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. Please visit the Certification Maintenance section of APA’s website to claim your credits.

If you have problems reporting your CM credits or have general questions about the CM program, please contact AICP.

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