2016 AMPO Annual Conference Presentations

Wednesday, October 26 

Cheyenne Regional Freight Mobility Plan - Darci Hendon, Ayres Associates and Tom Mason, Cheyenne MPO
Navigating Freight Data in the FAST ACT Era - Paul Hershkowitz, Caliper
Atlanta Regional Freight Mobility Plan Update - Daniel Studdard, ARC

Bicycle and Pedestrian Planning – Part 1
Lake Tahoe Active Transportation Plan: A Plan Everyone Owns - Morgan Beryl, Tahoe MPO
Bicycle Mobility by Design in the Coastal Bend: Planning for the Right Infrastructure in the Right Places - Jeffrey Pollack, Corpus Christi MPO
ARC Walk Bike Thrive - Kofi Wakhisi, ARC

Future of Transportation
Turn-Key Solutions & Smart Communities - Darren Poikonen, Verizon
Planning for Connected Automated Vehicles in Smart Cities - Egan Smith, USDOT
Planning for Autonomous Vehicles - Mike Wallace, Fehr & Peers

USDOT Linking Transportation and Health: Tools and Initiatives
Linking Tools - Jason Broehm, USDOT OST; Victoria Martinez, FHWA; Danielle Nelson, FTA

MPO Roles & Relevancy
CDTC Project Evaluation - Michael V. Franchini, Capital District Transportation Committee
Beyond Auto-Only Level of Service: MPO and State Case Studies - Barbara McCann, USDOT

MPO Operations
MiTIP, the Metropolitan Indianapolis Transportation “Program”: Beyond the Spreadsheets in the 21st Century - Kristyn Campbell, Indianapolis MPO
Facilitating MPO Capacity Building: The Value of a State MPO Association - Steven Gayle, RSG
The UPWP From Planning to Implementation - Alexandra Kleyman, Boston Region MPO

Healthy Regions in the Sunbelt
Healthy Regions - Rochelle Carpenter, Nashville Area MPO; Coleen Clementson, SANDAG; Kelly Porter, CAMPO

FHWA Efforts to Advance and Implement Megaregions - James Garland, FHWA
Megaregions: Emerging thoughts on a Cascadia Innovation Corridor - Charlie Howard, PSRC
Megaregions: Memphis MPO At-A-Glance - Pragati Srivastava, Memphis MPO
Megaregions and Freight - Daniel Studdard and Jon Tuley, ARC

Thursday, October 27

Host Spotlight: Sharing innovations from Dallas-Fort Worth
NCTCOG - Staff: Michael Morris, Adam Beckom, Natalie Bettger, Jory Dille, Dan Lamers, Sonya Landrum, and Arash Mirzaei

Moving Beyond the Freight Plan: How regions are dealing with freight challenges
Moving Beyond the Freight Plan - Daniel Haake, CDM Smith
Downtown Truck Traffic Study - Corey Hull, Valdosta-Lowndes MPO (SGRC)
IndyMPO Regional Freight Plan - Ryan Wilhite, Indianapolis MPO

Air Quality Analysis & Communication
Air Quality Standards and Communication: Responding to Hyperbole - Craig Raborn, RTCSNV
CMAQ Emissions Calculator Toolkit - Gina Solman, Volpe Center

Public Involvement
2014 Transportation Bond: Prioritization and Education of a Successful Transportation Bond Initiative - Mike Kozlosky, Wilmington Urban Area MPO
What Moves You - Veena Tabbutt, Thurston RPC
Multigenerational Outreach: Picking the Right Tool -Linda Vela, Alamo Area MPO

Performance Measures
What is Big Data, and What Is It Good For? - Catherine Manzo, StreetLight Data
Using NPMRDS Data for System Performance - Christopher Upchurch, WAMPO

Preparing for Automated Vehicles
Planning for Vehicle Automation - Jeremy Raw FHWA
Introduction to Automated Vehicles - Scott Smith, Volpe Center
Approach to Transportation Planning for Connected and Automated Vehicles -Tom Williams, Texas A&M Transportation Institute

Bicycle and Pedestrian Planning – Part 2
Needs and Equity in Prioritizing Sidewalk - Tyler Meyer, Greensboro MPO

Performance-Based Planning & Programming
Increasing Transparency & Understanding in Decision Making - Maria Roell, ARC
Performance-Based planning 2.0: Raising the bar with SHRP-2 - Saleem Salameh, KYOVA
MPO Guidebook for Using Safety as Prioritization Factor - Audrey Wennink, Cambridge Systematic
Planning for Performance - Joe Zissman, Cambridge Systematics

Land Use
Land-Use Scenarios Impact on Economic Evaluation of Projects - Craig Casper, PPACG; Chandler Duncan, EDR Group
Small Area Land Use Impact Tool - Brian Fineman, NJTPA
insight2050: A Regional Growth Scenario Analysis to Guide Central Ohio’s - Jennifer Noll, MORPC

Friday, October 28

Corridor Studies
Forging a New Path on Corridor planning Studies the sr7 planning study - Roxana Ene, Broward MPO; Elisabeth Schuck, Tindale Oliver
US Business 77 Corridor Study - Christopher Evilia, Waco MPO; Kevin St. Jacques, Freese & Nichols

How Creative Placemaking can Revolutionize the Public Engagement Process
How Creative Placemaking Can Revolutionalize the Public Engagement Process (2/4) - Rochelle Carpenter, Nashville Area MPO
Creative Placemaking in Portland, Oregon - Duncan Hwang, APANO
How Creative Placemaking Can Revolutionalize the Public Engagement Process (1/4) - Ben Stone, Smart Growth America
Creative Placemaking - Laura Zabel, Springboard for the Arts