November updates!

1. Next Webinar Dec. 10th: Future Directions for Multimodal Research and Practice Join us for the next webinar in our series – Multimodality in Major Cities: Urban Success Stories. This webinar will focus on the most recent technological developments that facilitate multimodal transportation. The webinar will provide knowledge on current research advancements in urban multimodal … Read more

Webinar Sept. 16th!

Join the TRB Transportation Issues in Major Cities Committee for a webinar on Multimodality in Major Cities: Urban Success Stories Wednesday, September 16, from 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm (Eastern Time) Register here: Speakers: Chris Pangilinan, New York City Transit Rob Viola, New York Department of Transportation Colin Quinn-Hurst, City of Salt Lake Katherine … Read more

Webinar Recording Now Available

We had a great set of presentations this past Friday on measuring multimodal transportation. If you missed it or want to re-watch, the recording is now posted online: []

Webinar June 26th!

Join the TRB Transportation Issues in Major Cities Committee and the National Association of City Transportation Officials for a free webinar on Measuring Multimodal Transportation Data Driven, Multimodal Approach for Urban Streets Performance Measurement   Friday, June 26, from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm (Eastern Time) Register here: Speakers: Jamie Parks (City of Oakland), … Read more

2 upcoming committee events

Multimodal Trends in Transportation Webinar Tuesday, April 7, 12 noon – 1pm ET This is the first in a webinar series the committee is doing in order to create a space for experts from industry, government, and academia can disucss potential advancements in multimodal transportation. The first webinar will focus on major issues in urban … Read more

The Cheat Sheet for Reviewing TRB Papers

As August rolls in, the Transportation Research Board’s paper review season begins. Over the next few months TRB staff and committees will pull into high gear to review over three thousand papers to determine suitability for presentation and publishing. For many of us involved with TRB, paper reviews can seem like a time-consuming chore, however … Read more

Committee Call Follow-Up

Following up on our committee call on July 8th, there are several action items. For the details of the call, see the minutes, posted in the committee documents. 1. Paper review survey! It is paper review season and our paper review coordinators, Eric Sundquist and Christine Yager, need to know who wants to review. We … Read more

ABE30 Calls for Papers

Our committee has posted four Calls for Papers. The calls and paper submission instructions can be found on the TRB website at the links below and on our website ( Paper submission is open from June 1 to August 1. Papers submitted in response to these calls will be reviewed by our members and friends … Read more

New Major Cities Blog!

We’re launching a new blog for the Major Cities Committee! We know a lot is going on in the world of urban transportation research and we want to make sure our members and friends can see and share what is of interest to this committee. The blog will also serve as the basis for a … Read more

What do you want to see this coming year?

Talk about a great time at the 2014 TRB Annual Meeting!!  We all hope you had a great time.  While the 2014 Annual Meeting is behind us, we are now in the process of planning for ABE30’s coming year.  As such, please take a second to fill out this survey by COB 2/14/2014 — it will … Read more