Sixteenth Annual Garrett Morgan Sustainable Transportation Symposium

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Sixteenth Annual Garrett Morgan Sustainable Transportation Symposium

Abstract: 

On April 7, 2016, 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 Sixteenth 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 academic programs including mathematics and science – an education course that will prepare students for tomorrow’s transportation careers.

Participating schools were: Frick Middle School, Oakland CA; Gaithersburg Middle School (Two Teams), Washington DC; Morada Middle School, Stockton CA; Sheppard Middle School, San Jose CA; Toddy Thomas Middle School (Two Teams), Fortuna CA; and Urban Promise Academy, Oakland CA.

Published: 

April 2016

Keywords: 

Alternative fuels
Education
Renewable energy sources
Transportation
Transportation safety