July 29, 2019 – Safety & Security Symposium

July 29, 2019 – Safety & Security Symposium

July 29, 2019 – Safety & Security Symposium, Tampa, FL       Stephen Berry, Deputy Director for Transit Safety and Workforce Development Program actively participated in 2019 Safety & Security Symposium hosted by Hillsborough Area Regional Transit Authority (HART). Berry, who spoke at the event, has 30 years of experience in public service, including the US Armed Forces. Berry,

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July 2019 – Evacuation Planning Strategies and Solutions

July 2019 – Evacuation Planning Strategies and Solutions

  CUTR and the National Disaster Preparedness Training Center at the University of Hawai’i recently brought together Florida’s emergency managers, transportation professionals, security and safety professionals, and government administrators for a day of Evacuation Planning Strategies and Solutions.  Dedicated to providing critical all-hazards training throughout the US and its territories, with an emphasis on natural hazards and island and coastal

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“Connected and Autonomous Vehicles 101” – Lakeland, FL

“Connected and Autonomous Vehicles 101” – Lakeland, FL

“Connected and Autonomous Vehicles 101” – Lakeland, FL CUTR was well represented at the 2019 “Connected and Autonomous Vehicle 101” seminar at Florida Polytechnic University.   CUTR Director Dr. Robert L. Bertini was a speaker for the event, and he presented “Understanding the AV at the Municipal Level: the Orlando-Tampa Corridor.” Dr. Bertini also acted as a panelist for a

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2019 Automated Vehicles Symposium – Orlando, Florida

2019 Automated Vehicles Symposium – Orlando, Florida

2019 Automated Vehicles Symposium CUTR was excited to actively participate in the 2019 Automated Vehicles Symposium (AVS) in Orlando, Florida. Through July 15-18, 2019, CUTRites presented posters and networked with colleagues. “[It] was a great opportunity to attend this conference and learn more about things happening in the autonomous industry and its future,” Student Research Assistant Omkar Dokur said. The

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19th COTA International Conference of Transportation Professionals (CICTP)

  USF CEE/CUTR/Urban Planning were well represented at the 19th COTA International Conference of Transportation Professionals (CICTP) focuses on “Transportation in China 2025,” organized by Southeast University July 6-8, 2019 in Nanjing, China, including CUTR Director Dr. Robert Bertini, and CUTR affiliated faculty from CEE Dr. Xiaopeng Li, Yu Zhang (past COTA President) and Dr. Qing Lu. We were especially

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Vision for a Safe and Connected Campus Community Testbed at the University of South Florida

  CUTR Director Dr. Robert L. Bertini presented “Vision for a Safe and Connected Campus Community Testbed at the University of South Florida” at the 19th COTA International Conference of Transportation Professionals (CICTP) on “Transportation in China 2025,” organized by Southeast University on July 7, 2019 in Nanjing, China. Dr. Bertini also participated in the session Workforce Development in the Transportation

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