Fall 2020 Seminars


  Description Location, date & time Recording
The Future of Transportation Engineering (Flyer)
Imad L. Al-Qadi, PhD, PE, Dist.M.ASCE
Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Tuesday, September 29, 2020
5:00 – 6:00 PM (US Arizona)
Online/Webinar (Zoom)

 No Video Recording


Development of an Operational Safety Assessment Methodology for Automated Vehicles (Flyer)
Jeffrey Wishart, PhD

Vehicle Engineering
Exponent, Phoenix, AZ
Thursday, October 1, 2020
12:00 – 1:15 PM (US Arizona)
Online/Webinar (Zoom)
Video recording
Conference Website 17th Annual Pavement/Materials Conference: 2020 Enhancing Pavement Practices Wednesday, October 7, 2020 – Friday, November 19, 2020
9:00-11:00 AM MST
Online/Webinar (Zoom)
Updated Vehicle Operating Cost Models Function of Roadway Characteristics for an Array of Vehicle Classes and Technologies (Flyer)
Elie Hajj, PhD
Professor & Associate Director
Western Regional Superpave Center

University of Nevada, Reno
Wednesday, October 14, 2020
12:00 -1:15 PM (US Arizona)
Online Webinar (Zoom)
Video recording
Cement-Bitumen Treated Materials for Cold Recycling of Asphalt Pavements in Italy and Europe (Flyer)
Andrea Graziani, PhD
Associate Professor
Università Politecnica delle Marche,
Ancona, Italy
Wednesday, October 21, 2020
12:00 -1:15 PM (US Arizona)
Online Webinar (Zoom)
Video recording
Transportation and Fulfillment Optimization at Amazon (Flyer)
Andrea Qualizza, PhD
Principal Research Scientist
Amazon, Phoenix, AZ
Wednesday, October 28, 2020
1:00 -2:15 PM (US Arizona)
Online Webinar
No video recording
“Distinguished Speaker” Security and Resilience of Transportation Cyber-Physical-Social Systems (Flyer)
Mashrur Chowdhury, PhD
Eugene Douglas Mays Professor of Transportation
Director, USDOT Center for Connected Multimodal Mobility
Clemson University, Clemson, SC
Thursday, November 5, 2020
12:00 – 1:15 PM (US Arizona)
Online/Webinar (Zoom)
Video recording
Survey Website

Implications of COVID-19 on Human Activity-Mobility Patterns During and After the Pandemic: Initial Results from the COVIDFUTURE Longitudinal Survey Study (Flyer)

  • Deborah Salon
  • Matthew Wigginton Conway
  • Denise Capasso da Silva
  • Sara Khoeini
  • Ehsan Rahimi
  • Ali Shamshiripour
  • Ram Pendyala
  • Sybil Derrible
  • Abolfazl Mohammadian

Team of Presenters from ASU and UIC

Thursday, November 19, 2020
12:00 – 2:00 PM (US Arizona)
Online/Webinar (Zoom)

Video recording


Zephyr Transport and TOMNET Joint Webinar

Panel on Behavior Dynamics – The Future…Accelerated

  • Moderator:  Ram M. Pendyala, Arizona State University
  • Steve Polzin, US Department of Transportation
  • Jiangbo (Gabe) Yu, AECOM
  • Michael F. Hyland, University of California at Irvine
  • Mark Bradley, RSG, Inc.
  • Nancy McGuckin, TravelBehavior.US
  • Cynthia Chen, University of Washington
Tuesday, December 15, 2020
1:00 – 3:00 PM ET/ 10:00 AM – 12 Noon PT
Online Webinar (Zoom)
Video Recording