Conferences

This category contains 25 posts

3rd Annual YPT Award Winners

Announcing the 3rd Annual YPT Award Winners! First, we want to congratulate Bridgette Carbajal and her team for winning the Young Professionals Transportation Project of the Year Award. The California Road Charge Pilot Program The team of young professionals from CalTrans including Brady Tacdol, Nadiya Chumak, Bridgette Carbajal, Deanne Gabrik and Stephanie Sanfilippo implemented a 5,000 participant road charge … Continue reading

Call for Posters: Transportation for Sustainability – An International Conference

UPDATED Call for Student Posters   Keck Center of the National Academies, 500 Fifth St., N.W. Washington, D.C, USA May 6 – May 8, 2015   About the Conference: Sustainability has emerged as an overarching concern for the transportation sector around the world. This international conference, supported by the Transportation Research Board of the National … Continue reading

2015 Young Professional Events

In the upcoming weeks, there are three conferences of interest to Members and Friends of YPT. Here you can find one-stop event information and links to these worthwhile conferences and events.   4th Annual Transportation Camp Saturday, January 10, 2015 George Mason University Founders Hall 3351 Fairfax Drive, Arlington, VA 22201 Hosted by: George Mason University School … Continue reading

DC/Baltimore Area Event Alert: UMD’s Advanced Transportation Technologies Event – Thursday, August 28

UMD’s upcoming Advanced Transportation Technologies event is taking place in College Park, Md. on the morning of Aug. 28. This event will feature UMD’s first-ever Labor Day weekend traffic forecast (issued by their Center of Advanced Transportation Technology Lab). Even more, each of their three labs will speak to their specific capabilities and major projects, … Continue reading

YPT-Chicago Happy Hour during APTA’s Multimodal Operations Planning Workshop

YPT-Chicago Happy Hour during APTA’s Multimodal Operations Planning Workshop Join YPT-Chicago members and friends for drinks, networking, and transportation talk on August 12th, while APTA’s 2014 Multimodal Operations Planning Workshop is in Chicago. Attendees of the Workshop are encouraged to attend and connect with YPT-Chicago members and friends and discuss transportation projects/issues in Chicago and throughout … Continue reading

Transportation Research Board – Call for Abstracts. Deadline: Sept 7!

Call for Abstracts Transportation Research Board (TRB) 94th Annual Meeting Washington, DC, January 11-15, 2015 Emerging Professionals & Emerging Technologies: Investing in our Future Type: Long Abstract Submission (1,000 words or less) and Podium Session Presentation The TRB Young Members Council (A0040T) and the Design and Construction Group Young Members Subcommittee (AF000(4)) welcome submissions of … Continue reading

YPT Member Discount Alert (Updated) – ITE Annual Conference in Seattle (August)

Reminder: 10 lucky YPT members will have a discounted registration to the ITE annual conference in Seattle in August.  ALL YPT Members are welcome to apply for the discount.  Additionally, all those under 35, regardless of YPT member status,  will receive a discounted young professionals rate. 

DC Area Event Alert: Cameron Rian Hays Outside the Box Transportation Innovations Conference – Friday June 27th – Registration Open!!

Cameron Rian Hays Outside the Box Transportation Innovations Conference In the world of transportation and transportation challenges, it is imperative that we foster the development and implementation of new ideas. Instead of offering the same old solutions – turning the proverbial wheel, but not moving forward – the Cameron Rian Hays Outside the Box Competition … Continue reading

YPT Member Discount Alert – ITE Annual Conference in Seattle (August)

10 lucky YPT members will have a discounted registration to the ITE annual conference in Seattle in August. “Washington Section ITE Board has approved financial support for YPT members in the Seattle section to attend the 2014 ITE Annual Meeting.  Our section will assist up to 10 YPT members with a $100 assistance per member.  … Continue reading

Transport Chicago Conference – Student Rates available!

Register for Transport Chicago 2014! Transport Chicago 2014 will feature : Keynote addresses by Chris Ward, former Executive Director of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey who is credited with leading the accelerated completion of the World Trade Center Memorial Plaza

YPTVoice on Twitter

Like Us on Facebook!

Instagram

How did you spend #presidentsday? #cycling #virginia #maryland #dc #bikes What #moves you? Don't forget that YPT posts job opportunities on our website every week. Visit yptransportation.org Taking advantage of the nice weather. What rail trails are near you? #trains #tracks #transportation #railtrail #greatalleghenypassage #bikes #greatoutdoors Too early for #tbt but... wishing it was time for another YPT / TRB reception. Ybor City Streetcar #sunshine #transit #transportation Metro construction makes a mini open streets every weekend. Complete with brush fire smog.

#openstreets #purpleline #wilshire #labrea #continentalcrossing #yptransportation #ypt  #tranportation