MTC 2019 Program

Wednesday, March 13

10:00 a.m.–Noon

Exhibitor Setup and Participant Registration

Noon–1:30 p.m.

Welcome and Plenary Session

John Sileo "The Hacker's Blacklist: 7 Critical Cybersecurity Threats & Solutions"

1:30–2:00 p.m.

Break and Exhibits

2:00–3:30 p.m. Concurrent Sessions (Track)

The Changing Landscape of The Workplace (Diversity)

Cross-Agency Collaboration for 35W at 94 (Mega Projects)

How Big Data Can Make a Big Difference (Big Data)

Latest Trends in Advancing Connected and Automated Vehicle Work in Minnesota (CAV)

Collaboration in Bicycle and Pedestrian Planning (Bike/Pedestrian)

What's New in the World of Transit (Transit)

World of Operations (Maintenance/Operations)

3:30–4:00 p.m.

Break and Exhibits

4:00–5:00 p.m. Concurrent Sessions (Track)

Using Contracting and Purchasing Power to Increase Economic Opportunity - MnDOT's Results and Resolve (Diversity)

Twin Ports Mega Project in Duluth (Mega Projects)

3D Underground Utility Modeling (Big Data)

Connected and Automated Vehicles: Studies and Scenarios (CAV)

Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety (Bike/Pedestrian)

MnPASS System Vision Updates (Transit)

Safety Culture (Maintenance/Operations)

5:00–6:30 p.m.


Thursday, March 14

7:30–8:30 a.m.

Participant Registration, Continental Breakfast, and Exhibits

8:30–10:00 a.m.

Plenary Panel Session

"FAST Act Reauthorization: Getting Started on the Next Multi-Year Funding Act for Surface Transportation"

10:00–10:45 a.m.

Break and Exhibits

10:45–11:45 a.m Concurrent Sessions (Track)

New and Innovative Transportation Funding (Legislative)

Institution of Asset Managment: Best of Presentations (Asset Management)

Data Driven Community Engagement Strategies (Engagement)

Advancing Shared Mobility (Data for Planning)

Corridors of Commerce - Overview and Project Selection (Partnerships)

Transit Reliability for Light Rail and Signal Design (Transit)

Minnesota Airports 101 (Multimodal Facilities)

11:45–1:30 p.m.

Lunch and Plenary Session

Ellie Krug "Bridging Divides: Fear, Grit, Resiliency and the Four Commonalities."

1:30–2:30 p.m. Concurrent Sessions (Track)

Advancing Transportation Equity (Legislative)

Asset Management Planning (Asset Management)

3D Visualization Technology, and the Future of Virtual Reality & Augmented Reality (Engagement)

Using Big Data to Support Traffic Design Decisions (Data for Planning)

Cooperative Agreements Provide Funding Options for Local Agencies (Partnerships)

Transit and Pedestrian Planning in a Rural Context (Transit)

ABC Parking Ramps: Reimagining the Future of Parking and Multimodal Transportation Options (Multimodal Facilities)

2:30–3:15 p.m.

Break and Exhibits

3:15–4:15 p.m. Concurrent Sessions (Track)

Incorporating Climate Risk into Construction (Legislative)

What's next for UAS Programs and How it Will Impact your Projects (Asset Management)

Community Connections (Engagement)

Successful Approaches to Accommodate Additional Modes and Services in Existing Right of Way (Data for Planning

Leveraging Partnerships to Help Deliver a Large Project (Partnerships)

Greater Minnesota Five-Year Transit Plans - Central Region (Transit)

Environmentally Sustainable Designs (Multimodal Facilities)