Call for Papers: 2016 TRB Annual Meeting

Ken Buckeye, ABE25 Vice Chair and Research Committee Chair, has been actively engaged with the Managed Lanes Committee (AHB35) for a collaborative call for papers for next year’s TRB annual meeting. This call for papers is attached, and, active on the MyTRB.org website. The topics of the call for papers include:

  • The Future of Managed Lanes: Taking the Next Step with Technology
  • Managed Lanes and Transit Working Together for a More Sustainable Transportation Solution
  • Impacts of Access and Eligibility Requirements on Performance of Congestion Priced and Managed Lane Facilities
  • Managed Lanes as a Test Bed for Autonomous and Connected Vehicles

Surely there is a paper you have in mind that will meet one of these four topics! We hope you will consider responding, or reaching out to others you know who would be interested in responding to this solicitation.

As with all TRB papers, the deadline for submittals is August 1st. However, new this year is the submittal through MyTRB.org. You may use your MyTRB.org login information to obtain information on paper submittals: https://www.mytrb.org/?PressAmpTarget=/Paper/Instructions.

If you have questions about this call for papers, please contact Ken Buckeye (Kenneth.buckeye@state.mn.us) or myself (ungemah@pbworld.com). We look forward to submittal!

Thank you.

David
ABE25 Co-Chair