The Mineta Consortium for Transportation Mobility organizes or participates in several transportation-related events each year. These include national summits, regional forums, industry conferences, or special events and broadcasts. You can find leading transportation experts at all of these events, making them an excellent resource not only for professional and research insights, but also for networking.
|March 16, 2019||
Grant Writing with James Griffith of the Governor's Office of Emergency Services - San Jose State University: Clark 202
MPAs and MSTMs joined us as James Griffith, MPA of the Governor's Office of Emergency Services taught a Grant Writing Workshop for the MPA program. Admission was free for MPA and MSTM students at San Jose State University. Attendees who completed the day received a certificate of attendance for 4 contact hours of instruction for their training record provided by the Mineta Tranportation Institute, where James is a Research Assistant.
|February 2, 2019||
Santa Clara County Women's Leadership Policy Summit - San José, CA
"A gathering of women and allies for a day of education, engagement and empowerment."
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|January 13, 2019 to January 17, 2019||
98th Transportation Research Board Meeting - Washington, DC
Transportation for a Smart, Sustainable, and Equitable Future.
Research Associates with the Mineta Transportation Institute presented at this annual conference at the Washington Convention Center. The meeting program covered all transportation modes, with more than 5,000 presentations in nearly 800 sessions and workshops, addressing topics of interest to policy makers, administrators, practitioners, researchers, and representatives of government, industry, and academic institutions. A number of sessions and workshops focused on the spotlight theme for the 2019 meeting: Transportation for a Smart, Sustainable, and Equitable Future.
|January 12, 2019||
MTI Board of Trustees Meeting - Washington, DC
Led by Chair Grace Crunican, General Manager of Bay Area Rapit Transit (BART), the board held its Winter meeting to discuss the success of the previous year and desired growth for the next.
|December 13, 2018||
VivaCalleSJ: Showcase of Student Learning - San José, CA
SJSU students, faculty, and San José Department of Parks, Recreation and Neighborhood Services (PRNS) gathered to illustrate how data collected from the assessent of VivaCalleSJ 2018 is being used to provide new insights into the evaluation content and process. The data demonstrated how City and University collaboration helped build community and social capital in San José as well as enhanced student learning.
|November 7, 2018||
MTI's Sips with Scholars presents: Dr. Richard Willson - San José, CA
With access to affordable housing of critical concern for the Bay Area, Dr. richard Wilson posed the question of how parking reform plays a role in that crisis.
Check out the presentation slides.
|November 7, 2018||
MTI Visiting Scholar Presents: Dr. Richard Willson - San José, CA
This workshop was a participant driven, interactive opportunity to launch a planning and/or engineering career.Through the concepts of A Guide to the Idealist: Launching Your Planning Career, participants idnetified their strengths and weakensses, their desired career plan, and how to work effectively in a team environment.
Check out Dr. Willson's career workshop presentation.
|October 24, 2018||
MTI Visiting Scholar Presents: Dr. Martin Wachs - San José, CA
For more than a hundred years Californians have weighed in on transportation policy decisions, especially transportation funding through the electoral process. Reliance for transportation revenue on citizen voting to tax themselves has recently peaked and other states are emulating the way we do things.The talk described research finding on the outcomes and implications of ballot box transportation funding and policymaking in California.
Missed it? We've got the video here for you!
Need a closer look?Check out Dr. Wach's PPT presentation here.Presenters: Martin Wachs, PhD
|October 18, 2018 to October 19, 2018||
PedsCount! 2018 - San José, CA
MTI had the pleasure of collaborating with the pedestrian advocacy groups California Walks and Walk San Jose for PedsCount! 2018. This pedestrian summit focused on holistic discussion on how to create more just and equitable communities and how to incorporate new and emerging transportation technologies. Among the topics discussed were the housing crisis, gentrification and anti-displacement, climate change, and aging in place. Major takeaways for attendees included tools, research, and strategies for empowerment and successful community-driven change.
|October 15, 2018||
Second Autonomous Vehicles and the City - San Francisco, CA
How will smart mobility impact our cities? What kind of policy do we need to ensure sustainability and resilience?
On October 15, 2018 the University of San Francisco hosted its second annual symposium focusing on the many ways that technology and innovation is reshaping how we move through our cities.