Aug. 3-6, 2012, Beihang University (BUAA), China: 12th COTA International Conference of Transportation Professionals (CICTP 2012). "The CICTP 2012 is jointly organized by Beihang University, China ITS Center at Research Institute of Highway affiliated with China Ministry of Transport, Chinese Overseas Transportation Association (COTA), and American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE). The CICTP proceedings will be published by ASCE
Registration is open for the TexITE (Institute of Transportation Engineers, TX) Spring Meeting in San Marcos (Mar.28-30). Technical program includes: Engineering ethics Seminar, General Signing Principles for Local Roads & Streets, Highway Products Group Reception and Exhibits, and Technical Tour ["the award-winning Wonder World Drive Extension project,[a] context-sensitive design project that extends across the environmentally-sensitive foothills of the Texas Hill Country and Edwards…
2012 ASCE/SEI Structures Congress, Mar. 29-31, Chicago, IL: "essions will demonstrate processes and present projects that are redefining structural engineering in the areas of bridge and transportation structures, buildings, and advances in research. You will exchange ideas with your peers and learn how other companies have adapted to changes in today’s global economy."
Apr.25-27, Phoenix, AZ: 2012 Design-Build in Transportation Conference. "Design-build is a method of project delivery in which [the design-build team] works under a single contract with the project owner to provide design & construction services. One entity, one contract." Photos available to see what you missed at this year's conference!
Apr.21, 2012, 9am–4pm, ACC's Riverside Campus (outside on parking lot): Alternative Transportation: The Greener Choices "An all-day event with tabling by various groups (AustinEV, Capital Metro, etc.), exhibitions of bicycles, electric scooters, electric vehicles, etc. -all showcasing alternative technologies. Lecture hall G-8100 will host presentations on topics ranging from bicycling to the current state of development in electric vehicle batteries."
SLA 2012 Annual Conference attracted 3,473 info. professionals & exhibit reps. "Thought leaders facilitated more than 200 sessions, incl. the wildly popular "60 Sites in 60 Minutes" (exploring new and under-utilized information Websites), "From Info Pro to Info Hero: 5 Easy Ways to Turn Information into Insight," "Tales from the Trenches: Contract Negotiation is not for the Faint of Heart," and "Librarian as Entrepreneur: Contributing to Your Organization’s Bottom Line..."
Apr.17-19, 2012, Philadelphia, PA: Joint Rail Conference, "Technology to Advance the Future of Rail Transport": "...major, multidisciplinary North American railroad conference encompassing all aspects of rail transportation and engineering research... will address railroad civil, mechanical, electrical, & systems engineering, as well as safety, planning, design, operations, maintenance, and management... will cover freight & passenger rail, encompassing commuter, regional and intercity…
May 9-11, 2012, Denver, CO: 2012 Women in Transportation Seminar (WTS) Annual Conference "Elevating Transportation to New Heights" includes Technical Tours, Poster Sessions, Technical Sessions (3 tracks), and many networking opportunities. See website to view this year's conference photos and explore technical sessions!