7th Annual Florida Automated Vehicles Summit

7th Annual Florida Automated Vehicles Summit

In late November, the Miami Dade Expressway Authority hosted the 7th Annual Florida Automated Vehicles (FAV) Summit in downtown Miami in partnership with CUTR, Tampa Hillsborough Expressway Authority, Central Florida Expressway Authority, and Jacksonville Transportation Authority. This year’s conference focused on automated, connected, electric, and shared (ACES) mobility. The FAV brings together national leaders to discuss the state of ACES

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CUTR Dr. Robert Bertini @ COTA Future Transportation Forum

CUTR Director Dr. Robert Bertini was honored to participate in the Chinese Overseas Transportation Association (COTA) Future Transportation Forum held in conjunction with the 2nd Zhejiang International Intelligent Transportation Industry Expo: The Future Transportation Conference in Hangzhou on December 6, 2019. Along with USF colleague Prof. Yu Zhang, Dr. Bertini discussed “Perspectives on the Future of Transportation: Data and Connectivity

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CUTR Director Dr. Robert L. Bertini at ITS World Congress in Singapore 2019

  CUTR Director Dr. Robert Bertini participated in the ITS World Congress in Singapore in October 2019, including moderating a session “Enabling Automated and Integrated Urban Public Transport Service,” as well as celebrating with Bob Frey of the Tampa Hillsborough Expressway Authority (THEA) on their receipt of the ITS World Congress Local Government Award. Bertini also presented an invited lecture

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Kristine Williams’ Multi-modal Transportation Planning Presentations

Kristine Williams’ Multi-modal Transportation Planning Presentations

Kristine Williams’ Multi-modal Transportation Planning class presented their ideas for improving walking, cycling, and transit use on three corridors in Manatee County to County staff on December 3, 2019. The graduate class project was performed for Manatee County as part of the USF Community Sustainability Partnership Program. A final report detailing the concepts will be provided for consideration by the

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Dr. Cong Chen @ ASCE Transportation & Development Institute Board Meeting

Dr. Cong Chen @ ASCE Transportation & Development Institute Board Meeting

Dr. Cong Chen participated in the ASCE Transportation & Development Institute (T&DI) FY20 Boarding Meeting on November 18, 2019 at the University of Arkansas. At the meeting, Dr. Chen reported the current progress on T&DI student competitions and younger member activities in the new fiscal year. The T&DI is a specialty membership organization focused on transportation and development professionals and

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Professor Felipe Loureiro from the Federal University of Ceara, Brazil

CUTR was honored to welcome Professor Felipe Loureiro from the Federal University of Ceara, Brazil on October 1, 2019. Professor Loureiro presented “Research Efforts on Modeling for a Better Understanding of Accessibility and Mobility Problems in LUT Planning.” We also had a vibrant discussion about possible future collaborations. Thank you, Professor Loureiro!

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3 USF transportation students receive the Dwight David Eisenhower Transportation Fellowship

3 USF transportation students receive the Dwight David Eisenhower Transportation Fellowship

3 USF transportation students receive the Dwight David Eisenhower Transportation Fellowship     The Dwight David Eisenhower Transportation Fellowship Program (DDETFP) awards fellowships to students pursuing degrees in transportation-related disciplines. This program advances the transportation workforce by helping to attract the nation’s brightest minds to the field of transportation, encouraging future transportation professionals to seek advanced degrees, and helping to

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2019 CUTR Poster Competition Winners

  27 student posters entered this year’s poster competition. Congratulations to the 2019 Transportation Achievement Awards poster competition winners: Tied for 1st: Hualong Tang: https://pos.li/2dxkz8 Chunfu Xin: https://pos.li/2dxkza 2nd place: Rakesh Rangaswamy: https://pos.li/2dxkz9   Thank you to Dr. Cong Chen, Dr. Pei-Sung Lin, and Dr. Achilleas Kourtellis for organizing the competition!

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9th International Visualization in Transportation Symposium

9th International Visualization in Transportation Symposium

  Under Bertini Lab and Dr. Nikhil Menon, CUTR student researchers will present at the 9th International Visualization in Transportation Symposium. – Visualizing Transit Schedules and Performance: Industry Examples, NAS 120; Nov 5, 4 – 5 pm: Brian Staes to present his findings from his research analyzing transit network performance – Visualizing Freight Flows and Safety, Lecture Room, Nov 6,

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