CUTR Webcast Recording: Regional Transit GIS Architecture and Data Model Project

December 13,2012 at 12:00pm Eastern. Coordinated data sharing is important for intermodal transportation agencies with jurisdictions that overlap the same geographic area.  Manual data sharing is difficult to sustain at a high frequency due to the manual effort involved in collecting, formatting, sending, receiving, and processing the data.  This webcast discusses a research project that successfully developed and demonstrated a

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CUTR Webcast Recording: Best Practices in Bus Dispatch

November 15, 2012 at 12:00pm (EDT). This webcast summarizes the research findings of the Best Practices in Bus Dispatch study, undertaken to broaden the understanding of operational functions within transit systems and to share optimal practices among transit operations personnel. While the similarities of dispatch functions across all transit agencies are well known, the differences in operating policies, procedures, and

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CUTR Webcast Recording: Motorcyclist Attitudes and Behaviors in Florida

October 18,2012 at 12:00pm Eastern time. This webcast provides an overview of Florida motorcyclist attitudes and behavior. Download a PDF copy of the presentation. Presented by: Chanyoung Lee, Ph.D., PTP, CUTR. Recording http://youtu.be/PUNg46ckPIA AICP Status AICP-CM credit is not available for this CUTR webcast recording.

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CUTR Webcast Recording: Practices to Protect Bus Operators from Passenger Assaults

October 4, 2012 This webcast provides an overview of the Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP) Synthesis 93 report Practices to Protect Bus Operators from Passenger Assaults. Download a PDF copy of the presentation and the TCRP Synthesis 93 final report. Presented by: Yuko Nakanishi, Principal and Founder, Nakanishi Research and Consulting, LLC and Lieutenant William Fleming, Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority Recording http://youtu.be/9prHGzl_SZg AICP

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CUTR Webcast Recording: Shared Bicycle/Bus Lanes

September 20, 2012 This webcast provides an overview of the recently completed National Center for Transit Research (NCTR ) report A Summary of Design, Policies, and Operational Characteristics for Shared Bicycle/Bus Lanes.  Download a PDF copy of the presentation. Presented by: Sara Hendricks, Senior Research Associate, Center for Urban Transportation Research and Mary Anne Koos, Special Projects Coordinator, Florida Department of Transportation

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CUTR Webcast Recording: Improving Bus Transit Safety through Rewards and Discipline

August 23, 2012 This webcast provides an overview of the recently completed Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP) Synthesis 97 report Improving Bus Transit Safety Through Rewards and Discipline- A Synthesis of Transit Practice. The webcast presentation addresses current practices and experiences of public transit agencies in applying both corrective actions and rewards to recognize, motivate, and reinforce a safety culture for

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CUTR Webcast Recording: Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act (MAP-21) from a Public Transportation Perspective

August 9, 2012 This webcast presents the highlights of the Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act (MAP-21) from a public transportation perspective. Download a PDF copy of the presentation. Presented by: Brian Tynan, Director of Government Relations and Rob Healy, Vice President for Government Affairs, American Public Transportation Association Recording https://youtu.be/ocFsuWi9g64 AICP Status AICP-CM credit is not available

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CUTR Webcast Recording: Travel Behavior Trends in Florida: an Analysis of the National Household Travel Survey Data

June 28, 2012 This webcast presents an analysis of the National Household Travel Survey (NHTS) data and examines travel behavior trends in Florida. Download a PDF copy of the presentation. Presented by: Steven Polzin, Ph.D., Mobility Research Program Director, Center for Urban Transportation Research Recording http://youtu.be/XKiA_evCpgE AICP Status AICP-CM credit is not available for this CUTR webcast recording.

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CUTR Webcast Recording: Airport Leadership Development Program

May 31, 2012 This webcast summarized research conducted by the Airport Cooperative Research Program (ACRP 06-02) that concluded that today’s airport leaders are lacking in effective leadership skills and the training and education received by these individuals is not current to the needs for leading the dynamically changing airport environments of today. Michael Audino, CUTR researcher and ACRP Project 06-02

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CUTR Webcast Recording: Freight – Challenging the Role of Public Sector Transportation Officials

May 17, 2012 Over the past decade, efficient freight transportation rose to the top of many executive’s priority lists.  In the quest for economic development, coupled with growth in international trade, transportation agencies are modifying business as usual approaches to transportation investments.  Freight doesn’t vote.  Freight is also inherently a private sector focused activity.  As such, the traditional model for

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CUTR Webcast Recording: Access Management – Best Practices for Local Governments

May 10, 2012 Access management is the careful planning, regulation, and design of access between roadways and land development. Through access management, local governments can help preserve the ability of area roadways to move people and goods safely and efficiently, while advancing economic development and livability goals. Effective access management involves the adoption of plans and policies governing roadway and

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