More than 50 Kittelson team members will be attending the 102nd Transportation Research Board (TRB) Annual Meeting from January 8-12, 2023.

Will you be there too? We invite you to peruse our presentation schedule below and hope to see you at these workshops, committee meetings, poster sessions and lectern sessions! In addition, if you’d like to set up a meeting with a Kittelson team member to talk about working at Kittelson-whether you’re a seasoned researcher or a student planning to graduate soon-please fill out this form and we’ll get back to you to set up a time.

Kittelson’s 2023 TRB Annual Meeting Schedule

Saturday, January 7

1:00 PM-5:00 PM
Workshop Future of the Highway Capacity Manual (HCM) and the HCM Research Workshop

Sunday, January 8

9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Workshop 1003 Urban Roadway Design: Time for a New Paradigm?

  • Hermanus Steyn presenting “AASHTO, the Greenbook Update, and Urban Issues, A Moderated Discussion of Next Steps”

1:30 PM – 4:30 PM
Workshop 1054 No Excuse for Ugly Streets Serving Our Communities

Monday, January 9

8:00 AM – 9:45 AM
Poster Session 2043 Recent Advances in Highway Design Research

8:00 AM – 9:45 AM
Poster Session 2044 Research on the Effects of Design on Highway Operations

8:00 AM – 9:45 AM
Poster Session 2045 Advances in Highway Safety Design

8:00 – 9:45 AM
Committee Meeting Contextual and Multimodal Design Subcommittee

8:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Committee Meeting Highway Capacity and Quality of Service Committee

8:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Committee Meeting Traffic Control Devices Committee

  • Gene Hawkins presenting on the National Committee on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (NCUTCD)

10:15 AM – 12:00 PM
Lectern Session 2060 Human Factors of Infrastructure Design and Operations

1:30 – 3:15 PM
Committee Meeting Truck and Bus Technology Subcommittee, ACS60(5)

1:30-3:15 PM
Lectern Session 2113 Achieving Equitable Safety Outcomes for Pedestrians

  • Md Rafiur Rahman presenting “Risk Factors for Pedestrian Crashes on Utah State Highway Segments: Results from Parametric and Non-Parametric Approaches Controlling for Pedestrian Exposure”

Tuesday, January 10

8:00 – 9:45 AM
Lectern Session 3003 Highway Capacity Manual Upgrade: What Is New for the 7th Edition?

  • Bastian Schroeder presenting “General Overview of HCM7 – New Methods and Format”

8:00 – 9:45 AM
Lectern Session 3017 Roundabouts Save Lives

  • Sonu Mathew presenting “To Convert or to Not Convert a Stop-controlled Intersection with Speed Limit ≥ 35 mph to a Mini-Roundabout?”

8:00 – 9:45 AM
Poster Session 3039 Emerging Technologies for Traffic Signals

  • Nemanja Dobrota presenting “Data-Driven Decision-Support Platform for Selection of the Intersections with Adaptive Traffic Control”
  • Nemanja Dobrota presenting “Optimizing of Traffic Signal Timings Based on FCIC-PI – a Surrogate Measure for Fuel Consumption”

8:00 – 9:45 AM
Poster Session 3040 Applied Planning from Soup to Nuts: Rail, Climate, Visioning, and More!

  • Sonu Mathew presenting “Spatial Interpolation-based Localized Growth Factors for Local Roads”

8:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Committee Meeting Performance Effects of Geometric Design Committee

10:15 AM – 12:00 PM
Lectern Session 3073 Operational Effects of Intersections and Interchanges

12:00 – 1:30 PM
Committee Meeting Access Management Outreach Subcommittee, ACP60(3)

1:30 – 3:15 PM
Poster Session 3145 Multimodal Traffic Signal Control

  • Nemanja Dobrota presenting “Estimation of Arrivals on Green at Signalized Intersections Using Stop-bar Video Detection”
  • Nemanja Dobrota presenting “A Fuel-Based Nash Bargaining Approach for Adaptive Signal Control in an N-Player Cooperative Game”

1:30 – 3:15 PM
Poster Session 3147 Highway Capacity and Quality of Service: Interrupted Flow

  • Nemanja Dobrota presenting “Leveraging Video Stop-bar Detection for Estimation of Delay at Signalized Intersections by Using Machine Learning Approach”
  • Nemanja Dobrota presenting “Development and evaluation of arrival-based performance measures for progression quality estimation of traffic signals”

1:30 – 3:15 PM
Poster Session 3148 Highway Capacity and Quality of Service: Uninterrupted Flow

1:30 – 3:15 PM
Poster Session 3156 Bus Transit Systems Planning, Design, and Operations

  • Sonu Mathew presenting “Examining the Association Between Bus Service Reliability and Road Network, Demographic, Socioeconomic and Land Use Characteristics Within the Bus Stop Vicinity”

3:45 – 5:30 PM
Lectern Session 3174 The Best of the Best Performance Effects of Geometric Design Paper Submissions

6:00 – 7:30 PM
Poster Session 3211 Advances in Data and Methods Related to Modeling Bicyclist and Micromobility User Behavior and Safety

  • Nemanja Dobrota presenting “Development of a Multi-Modal Co-Simulation Platform Combining Driving and Bicycle Simulators”

6:00 – 7:00 PM
Poster Session 3216 A Fresh Look at Crash Characteristics

  • Sonu Mathew presenting “Evaluating Crash Risk Factors Associated with Weather-Related Crash Injury Severity”

6:00 – 10:00 PM
Roundabout Education, Outreach, and Videos

  • Zach Bugg presenting “Drone Video of a Low-Cost Roundabout Implementation in Leland, NC”

Wednesday, January 11

10:15 AM – 12:00 PM
Poster Session 4061 Traffic Signal Control and Progression