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On this page, scroll down to see the latest information about future committee events, meetings and details that hopefully will be of interest to you.

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2015 Summer Workshop:

 

We anticipate to update this page as time progresses with the latest and greatest for our Summer Workshop. Below you can find more details on registration, sponsorship, call for abstracts, accommodations and the schedule. Here's a flyer with some information that can be useful to save and send to collegues:
 

You can download the PDF version of this flyer here.
 
Registration:
 
We are currently accepting registrations for our Summer Workshop. If you're interested in registering, please click here .
 
Upon completing the form, follow the instructions listed on the form. All payments made through check must accompany the registration form. If you're submitting payment via credit card, you must still email the registration form (as instructed on the form) and submit payment here.
 
 
Sponsors:
 
If your organization is interested in becoming a sponsor, please click here and follow the instructions listed on the form.
 
If you have any questions regarding sponsorship, feel free to reach out to the following individuals:

o Jennie Armstrong: 503-229-5129; jennie.armstrong@odot.state.or.us
o Babu Babusukumar: 224-864-7250; babu.babusukumar@westonsolutions.com
 
 
Call For Abstracts:
 
You are invited to submit abstracts for presentations and posters by March 30th, 2015 to aalden@vtti.vt.edu.
 
Please include a presentation title, your full name, affiliation/employer, phone number and e-mail contact information – we can not be responsible for missing information. Abstracts should be about 100 words – just enough to convey the content of the presentation to a potential attendee. The workshop will focus on waste management, reuse/recycling and water quality/resource management for transportation systems, include the following proposed sessions:
 
• Water Resources
• Recycling & Waste Management
• Environmental Tools
• Emerging Issues in Transportation and the Environment
• Energy and Renewables
• Alternative Uses of Transportation Corridors and Properties
• Environmental Management Systems, Sustainability Management Systems and Environmental Management Information Systems as springboards for other programs.
• Contamination Management and Pollution Prevention
• Managing Social Equity
• Public Private Partnerships and Funding
• A Fresh View on Transportation and the Environment: Presentations by young professionals (less than 5 years since graduation)
• Student Posters
 
 
Accommodations:
 
We will constantly be updating this page as time progresses. Information on discounted accommodations for our workshop will be listed as soon as it is available.
 
 
Preliminary Workshop Schedule:
 
 
• Sunday June 7th
o 12:30 – 4 pm: field trips
o 6 – 8 pm: business meeting

• Monday, June 8th:
o 8 – 9 am: Breakfast and registration
o 9 am – Noon: Welcome and Joint Plenary Sessions
o 1 pm – 4 pm: Breakout sessions
o All Day: Posters on display in public lobby
o 6 pm: Reception at Union Station

• Tuesday June 9th
o 8 am – 9 am: Breakfast
o 9 am – 12:30 pm: Breakout Sessions
o 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm: Posters – Meet the author
o 2:30 – 4 pm: Joint Plenary Session
o Evening: On your own to explore the city

• Wednesday June 10th
o 9 am – 11 am: Meet your Regulator – an opportunity to question regulators and hold open forum discussions on issues that affect multiple agencies.*
 
*Please submit desired discussion topics to (TBD).


Past Events

 

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