2018 TRB – Annual Meeting

AHB50 – Traffic Control Devices
Annual Meeting – January 9, 2015, 8:00 – 10:30 AM (approximate)
Marriott Marquis, Marquis Ballroom Salon 9
Timothy Gates and Paul Carlson, co‐chairs

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Download Meeting Agenda

Download Meeting Intro Presentation

1. Welcome and introductions (Gates)
2. Section report (Bertini)
3. Paper review update (Gates)
4. Committee awards (Gates)
5. Committee membership status (Gates)
6. Review of sponsored sessions (Gates/Knodler/Finley)

  • Event 127 – Doctoral Student Research in Operations & Control (W), Sun 9‐12 (Knodler)
  • Event 646 – TCD Challenge (P), Tues 1:30‐3:15
  • Event 722 – TCD General Poster Session (P), Tues 3:45‐5:30
  • Human Factors Workshop ‐ Wrong‐Way Drivers (W), Sun 9 ‐ 5 (Finley)

7. 2017 Blue Ribbon Committee Award (Carlson)
8. 2nd Annual TCD Challenge (Carlson)

  • Topic ideas for year 3 of TCD Challenge

9. Committee research needs statements (Carlson/Katz/Lukasik)

  • Collaborations with other TRB committees (Lukasik) Download Presentation
  • Communicating real‐time information to road users through in‐vehicle or personal devices
  • Wrong way driving
  • NCUTCD (Carlson/Katz)
  • Understanding the Physical Highway Infrastructure Needs to Support AV Technologies (Carlson) Download Presentation
  • Discussion: TCD research needs and opportunities (Katz)

10. Future committee activities (Carlson & Gates)

  • TCD‐Visibility Symposium – 2018
  • Mid‐Year meeting?
  • TCD Website (www.ahb50.com)
  • Webinar ideas
  • New TCD committee Listserve (http://mailman.egr.msu.edu/mailman/listinfo/ahb50)
  • Other

11. FHWA/NCHRP updates

  • FHWA MUTCD Update (Kirschner)
  • NCHRP Update (Derr)
  • Turner Fairbank Research Project ‐ Infrastructure Initiatives to apply Connected and Automated Vehicle Technology to Roadway Departures (Pape) Download Presentation 
  • Turner Fairbank Update (Arnold)

12. Staff report (Cunard)
13. Presentation of Committee Awards
14. Adjourn