Archived Seminars

May 22, 2020

Zoom Seminar: The Future of Transportation: Making the Sacramento Region A Lab for Mobility Innovation

James Corless, Chief Executive Officer, Sacramento Area Council of Governments

May 15, 2020

Zoom Seminar: Building Trust to Enhance Preparedness: An Analysis of Community Perceptions

Johanna Amaya Leal, Assistant Professor, Department of Supply Chain Management, Iowa State University Ivy College of Business

May 8, 2020

Zoom Seminar: California and the State of Freight

Avital Barnea, Deputy Secretary for Transportation Planning, California State Transportation Agency

May 1, 2020

Zoom Seminar: Transportation Innovation at Google: Opportunities for Researchers

Jeral Poskey, Project Executive for Transportation Planning at Google

April 24, 2020

Zoom Seminar: The Race to Zero Emissions in Transportation

Tucker Perkins, President & Chief Executive Officer, Propane Education & Research Council

April 17, 2020

Zoom Seminar: Toward Greener Supply Chains: Case study of a U.S. – China supply chain

Leticia Pineda, Researcher, International Council on Clean Transportation

April 10, 2020

Zoom Seminar: Scooters in Cities: The Story So Far

Kevin Fang, Assistant Professor of Geography, Environment, and Planning, Sonoma State University

March 13, 2020

Roundabouts of a Figurative Kind:  Reflections on the beliefs that dominate transportation planning

Susan Handy - Professor in the Department of Environmental Science and Policy and the Director of the National Center for Sustainable Transportation at the UC Davis

March 6, 2020

Dynamic User Equilibrium of Mobility-on-Demand System with Linear Programming Rebalancing Strategy

Rongsheng Chen, University of Minnesota, Ryuichi Kitamura Award recipient

February 28, 2020

Integration of Life Cycle Assessment into Planning and Pavement Design

Milena Rangelov, Visiting Sustainable Pavements Research Associate, National Academy of Sciences Postdoctoral Fellow, Office of Preconstruction, Construction and Pavements, Federal Highway Administration

February 21, 2020

Rethinking the impacts of transport infrastructure - a holistic life cycle approach

Shoshanna Saxe, Assistant Professor, Department of Civil and Mineral Engineering. University of Toronto

February 14, 2020

Vision Zero in San Francisco: Advancing Public Health and Equity

Megan L. Wier, Director, Program on Health, Equity & Sustainability; Co-Chair, San Francisco Vision Zero Task Force; Environmental Health Branch, Population Health Division; San Francisco Department of Public Health

February 7, 2020

Population-based strategies to improve driving safety

Linda Hill, Professor, Department of Family Medicine and Public Health, UC San Diego

January 31, 2020

Streets of the Future, Is 2020 a Tipping Point?

Janet Attarian, Senior Mobility Strategist I Principal, SmithGroup

January 24, 2020

California High-Speed Rail: Delivering a Transformative Investment

Margaret Cederoth, Director of Planning and Sustainability, California High-Speed Rail

January 10, 2020

Pavements, freight and vehicles – we all need and affect each other

Wynand Steyn, Head of Department of the Department of Civil Engineering and professor, University of Pretoria

November 22, 2019

Caltrans’ Pedestrian and Bicyclist Safety Program

Rachel Carpenter, Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety Branch Chief, California Department of Transportation

November 8, 2019

Health Co-benefits of Active Transportation for Greenhouse Gas Mitigation

Neil Maizlish, Visiting Researcher, Department of Human Ecology, UC Davis

November 1, 2019

Heterogeneous traffic flow: how agent interactions shape collective properties

Jia Li, Research Assistant Professor, Texas Tech University

October 25, 2019

Emerging Trends in Last-mile Logistics: How green are they?

Jane Lin, Research Associate Professor, Institute for Environmental Science and Policy; Associate Professor, Civil and Materials Engineering, University of Illinois at Chicago

October 18, 2019

Emerging mobility services, car ownership, and urban transport sustainability in the U.S.

Deborah Salon, Assistant Professor, School of Geographical Sciences and Urban Planning, Arizona State University

October 11, 2019

Promises of emerging data for transportation applications

Cynthia Chen, Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering University of Washington

June 6, 2019

No Seminar

May 24, 2019

Understanding Access to Grocery Stores in Food Deserts in Baltimore City

Celeste Chavis, Associate Professor, Morgan State University

May 17, 2019

Time Allocation Behavior of 20th Century American Generations: GI Generation, Silent Generation, Baby Boomers, Generation X, and Millennials

Annesha Enam, Winner of the 2018 TRB Ryuichi Kitamura Best Paper Award. Postdoctoral appointee at Argonne National Laboratory. PhD from University of Connecticut (UConn), USA in activity and travel behavior modeling.

May 10, 2019

Measure M and the (Potential) Transformation of Mobility in Los Angeles

Mike Manville, Associate Professor of Urban Planning, UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs

May 3, 2019

Micromobility and Access

Nelle Pierson, Marketing Lead, JUMP Bikes

April 26, 2019

New Relationship Models between Vehicle Speed Profile, Roadway Characteristics, Pavement Roughness, and Vehicle Operating Costs

Elie Hajj, Associate Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering & Associate Director of WRSC, Pavement Engineering & Science Program, University of Nevada

April 12, 2019

Vulnerable Road User Safety in the (Partially) Autonomous Age: Research Methods and Critical Issues

Tara Goddard, Assistant Professor, Landscape Architecture and Urban Planning, College of Architecture, Texas A&M University

April 5, 2019

No Seminar

March 15, 2019

Shared, Electric, Automated: The 3 Revolutions and the Future of Mobility

Giovanni Circella, Director, 3 Revolutions Future Mobility Program, ITS-Davis

March 8, 2019

Assessing the Transportation Impacts of Affordable Housing Developments? What can we learn from California

Kelly Clifton, Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Portland State University

March 1, 2019

Clean Transportation and a View from the Air (Resources Board)

Sydney Vergis, Legislative Director for the California Air Resources Board (CARB)

February 22, 2019

Decarbonizing Cement and Concrete for California’s Infrastructure Projects

Sabbie A. Miller, Assistant Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, UC Davis

February 15, 2019

Equity, Justice and Sociocultural Research on Bicycling Transportation

Sarah McCullough, Associate Director, Feminist Research Institute, UC Davis

February 8, 2019

Cashless / Wireless / Paperless / Driverless: Public Transportation in an On-Demand World

Arthur L. Guzzetti, Vice President – Mobility Initiatives and Public Policy American Public Transportation Association

February 1, 2019

Autonomous Vehicles in California

Bernard C. Soriano, Deputy Director, California Department of Motor Vehicles

January 25, 2019

One Nevada Transportation Plan: Long Range Statewide Transportation Planning in a Rapidly Changing Environment

Sondra Rosenberg, Assistant Director for Planning, Nevada Department of Transportation

January 18, 2019

Influencing State Policy: An Insider's Perspective

Janet Dawson, worked for 11 years in the State Legislature as the Chief Consultant for the Assembly Transportation Committee