Spring 2021 Seminars

Please Note: In view of the Covid-19 outbreak, seminars are being held very sparingly since March 16, 2020 in the form of webinars delivered by Zoom sessions. We apologize for the inconvenience and appreciate your patience and understanding. Please be sure to check out the seminars/webinars that are upcoming. Thank you for your support.

Description Location, date & time Recording
ITE Virtual Student Leadership Summit (Flyer)
ITE student leaders from 15 universities are putting together a first of its kind
student transportation experience. Session topics will cover leadership,
career advice, transportation technology, sustainability, equity, and more.
Friday, February 19- Saturday, February 20, 2021
1:00 – 7:00 PM EST
Online
Video Recording
NSTI Career Panel (Flyer)
Interact with panelists about the future of transportation and the critical issues that you can be a part of solving.
Monday, February 22, 2021
3:00 -4:00 PM (US Arizona)
Online/Webinar (Zoom)
Video Recording
Managing Reusable Packages in Modern Supply Chain Systems: A Lagrangian Decomposition Approach for the Standard Vehicle Routing Problem with Backhauls (Flyer)
Monireh Mahmoudi, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, School of Packaging
Michigan State University
Friday, March 12, 2021
12:00 – 1:15 PM (US Arizona)
Online/Webinar (Zoom)
Video Recording
When Machines Don’t Learn: Common Reasons for Failed Integrations Between Machine Learning and Discrete Choice (Flyer)
Timothy Brathwaite, Ph.D.
Data Scientist
Stitch Fix Inc.
Friday, March 19, 2021
12:00 – 1:15 PM (US Arizona)
Online/Webinar (Zoom)
Video Recording
Assessing and Communicating About AV Safety (Flyer)
Marjory Blumenthal

Senior Policy Researcher
RAND Corporation
Friday, March 26, 2021
12:00 – 1:15 PM (US Arizona)
Online/Webinar (Zoom)
Video Recording
On the Behavioral of Adaptive Cruise Control Vehicles: An Empirical Study (Flyer)
Danjue Chen, PhD
Assistant Professor, Francis College of Engineering
University of Massachusetts, Lowell
Friday, April 16, 2021
12:00 – 1:15 PM (US Arizona)
Online/Webinar (Zoom)
Video Recording
The Impact of COVID-19 Travel Restrictions on Phoenix Air Quality (Flyer)
Matt Fraser, PhD
Professor and Associate Director, School of Sustainable Engineering and the Built Environment
Arizona State University
Friday, April 23, 2021
12:00 – 1:15 PM (US Arizona)
Online/Webinar (Zoom)
Video Recording
Ending the Energy-Poverty Nexus: An Ethical Imperative for the Low-Carbon Energy Transition (Flyer)
Clark Miller, PhD
Professor, School for the Future of Innovation in Society
Arizona State University
Friday, April 30, 2021
12:00 – 1:15 PM (US Arizona)
Online/Webinar (Zoom)
Video Recording

Valley Metro – Waymo AV Mobility-on-Demand (MOD) Project: Experience from a Real-World Pilot Demonstration (Flyer)
Angie DeVore and Joseph Gregory,
Valley Metro
Ram M. Pendyala,
Arizona State University
Thaddeus Miller,
University of Massachusetts-Amherst
Discussant: Kaity Fischer, Waymo
Moderated by: Luke Tate, Arizona State University

 

 

 

Friday, May 7, 2021
12:00 – 1:30 PM (US Arizona)
Online/Webinar (Zoom)
Video Recording