PUBLICATION

MTI Report S-14-01

Download Symposium Report Fourteenth Annual Garrett Morgan Sustainable Transportation Symposium (PDF 860K)


ABSTRACT

On March 27, 2014, the Mineta Transportation Institute (MTI) continued its support of the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Garrett A. Morgan Technology and Transportation Futures Program by conducting the Fourteenth Annual National Garrett Morgan Symposium and Videoconference on Sustainable Transportation.

The ongoing mission of this national videoconference is to stimulate the minds of young people and to encourage them to pursue challenging academic programs including mathematics and science – an education course that will prepare students for tomorrow’s challenging transportation careers.

Participating schools were: Cardozo Middle School, Washington DC; Findlay Middle School, North Las Vegas NV; Juan Crespi Middle School, El Sobrante CA; Morada Middle School, Stockton CA; and Toddy Thomas Middle School, Fortuna CA (two teams).

TECHNICAL

Published: November 2014
Keywords: Alternative fuels; Education; Renewable energy sources; Transportation; Transportation safety