2019 Agenda

Friday, October 11, 2019

University of Washington Campus | Intellectual House

8:00 AM Registration check-in
8:30 AM Welcome

Jeff Ban, Master of Ceremonies and Chair, PacTrans 2019 Regional Transportation Conference

Yinhai Wang, Director, Pacific Northwest Transportation Consortium (PacTrans) & Professor, Civil & Environmental Engineering, University of Washington

Billy Connor, Director, Center for Safety Equity in Transportation (CSET)

8:45 AM Keynote Address

Roger Millar, Secretary, Washington State Department of Transportation

9:30 AM Plenary Session

Randy McCourt, Principal, DKS Associates, 2019 International President, Institute of Transportation Engineers

Phil Stephenson, General Manager, Technology Center, PACCAR

10:30 AM Break
10:45 AM Mobility Track #1 (Intellectual House): Travel Demand Management in the Era of Automation, Connectivity, and Sharing

Anne Moudon and Qing Shen, Moderators, Professors of Urban Planning, University of Washington

Brian Lee, Principal Planner, Puget Sound Regional Council

Michael Wandler, Data Analyst, Washington State Department of Transportation

Charlie Knuth, Marketing, Scoop

Michael Lowry, Associate Professor, University of Idaho

Feiyang Sun, Research Assistant, Urban Infrastructure Lab, Urban Form Lab, University of Washington

Yiyiuan Wang , Research Assistant, Urban Infrastructure Lab, Urban Form Lab, University of Washington

10:45 AM Safety Track #1 (Haggett Hall Cascade Room): Traffic Safety for Rural, Isolated, Tribal and Indigenous (RITI) Communities

Nathan Belz, Moderators, Associate Professor, University of Alaska Fairbanks

Panos Prevedouros, Professor, University of Hawaii

Mohammadreza (Pasha) Hashemi , Research Assistant, University of Hawaii

Ahmed Ananna, Research Assistant, Oregon State University

Richard Rolland, Owner, Rolland Associates

11:45 AM Lunch & PacTrans Awards
1:00 PM Poster Session Elevator Pitches
1:30 PM Poster Session
2:30 PM Mobility Track #2 (Intellectual House): Micro-mobility Opportunities and Challenges in the Pacific Northwest

Haizhong Wang, Moderator, Associate Professor, Oregon State University

Casey Bergh, Transportation & Sustainability Manager, Mobility Lab, OSU-Cascades

Alex Pazuchanics, Mobility Services Manager, Transit & Mobility Division, Seattle Department of Transportation

Jonathan Hopkins, Northwest Director of Strategic Partnerships, Lime

2:30 PM Safety Track #2 (Haggett Hall Cascade Room): Safety Analysis Tools

Guohui Zhang, Moderator, Associate Professor, University of Hawaii

Ida van Schalkwyk, Safety, Assets, and Innovations Engineer, Washington State Department of Transportation

Hisham Jashami, Research Assistant, Oregon State University

Ronald Faller, Professor, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Franz Loewenherz, Principal Transportation Planner, City of Bellevue

3:30 PM Break
3:45 PM Closing Panel (Intellectual House): Smart Mobility for Underserved Populations: Opportunities and Barriers

Ahmed Abdel Rahim, Moderator, Professor, University of Idaho

Mary Beth Clark, Transportation Planner, Nez Perce

Cathy Bisaillon, President and Chief Executive Officer, Easter Seals Washington

Kim Zentz, co-founder and CEO, Urbanova

Briana Lovell, Transportation Planner, King County Metro

4:45 PM Closing Remarks
5:00 PM Social Hour and Networking