Tenth Annual Garrett Morgan Sustainable Transportation Symposium

S-09-06
Tenth Annual Garrett Morgan Sustainable Transportation Symposium

Abstract: 

On March 23, 2010, 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 Tenth 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 today’s students for tomorrow’s challenging transportation careers. Participating school were Kemps Landing Magnet School, Virginia Beach, VA; Morada Middle School, Stockton, CA; Redland Middle School, Rockville, MD; Riverside Meadows Intermediate School, Plumas Lake, CA; and Riverview Middle School, Bay Point, CA.

Published: 

May 2010

Keywords: 

Alternative fuels
Education
Renewable energy sources
Transportation
Transportation safety