ITE Annual
Meeting 2021

Navigating a New Future | July 20 -28th, 2021


We are looking forward to participating in this year’s ITE Annual Meeting & Exhibition. The unusual circumstances presented by the pandemic and related recession leave public and private sector clients with the challenge of understanding and rapidly responding to the economic, social, fiscal, and technological impacts on travel demand and transportation services. As communities plan for recovery and opportunities to come, we are excited to connect, listen, learn and contribute to the growing wealth of knowledge available to transportation professionals as we all work to help shape the future of transportation.

Join Our Sessions

   Tuesday | July 20th

How to Get Thru – Transportation Plans and Performance for Construction and Events

Technical Session: A Dynamic Evacuation Analysis Tool to Handle Extreme Conditions in the City Planning Process
Presenter: Jinghua Xu, Ph.D, P.E., Senior Associate, Fehr & Peers
Time: 4:00pm–5:30pm EDT | 1:00pm-2:30pm PDT

Jinghua Xu

Project Manager

   Wednesday | July 21st

Regional Leadership in Safety: Applying the Safe System Approach on a Countywide Scale

Technical Session: Systemic Safety Improvements in Local Jurisdictions
Presenter: Marissa Milam
Time: 11:00am–12:30pm EDT | 8:00am-9:30am PDT

Marissa Milam

Transportation Engineer/Planner

A New Data Collection Paradigm for a Post-Pandemic Transportation Future

Poster Presentation
Presenter: Ian Barnes
Time: 3:10pm–3:55pm EDT | 12:10pm- 12:55pm PDT

Ian Barnes

Senior Associate

   Thursday | July 22nd

Roadway Operating Conditions in the Time of COVID: Emptier, not Safer

Panel Session: COVID-19 Transportation Impacts and Innovations – Part 2
Presenter: Terence Zhao
Time: 4:00pm–5:30pm EDT | 1:00pm- 2:30pm PDT

Terence Zhao

Transportation Engineer/Planner

Complete Corridors

Moderator: Claude Strayer
Time: 4:00pm–5:30pm EDT | 1:00pm- 2:30pm PDT

Claude Strayer


   Tuesday | July 27th

Advanced Topics in Impact Assessment: Vehicle Miles Traveled, Limited Parking Supply, Mixed-Use Projects, and Post-COVID Pandemic Travel Behavior Considerations

Technical Session: What’s New in Trip Generation
Presenter: John Gard
Time: 11:00am–12:30pm EST | 8:00am-9:30am PDT

John Gard


Planning for the Evolving Curb - A Data Driven and Simulation-based Approach to Sizing Passenger Loading Areas

Poster Presentation
Presenters: Sai Sirandas & Eric Womeldorff
Time: 12:40pm–1:25pm EDT | 9:40am-10:25am PDT

Sai Sirandas


Eric Womeldorff


Tools for Complete Streets

Moderator: Alex Rixey
Time: 1:30pm–3:00pm EDT | 10:30am-12:00pm PDT

Alex Rixey


   Wednesday | July 28th

Equity in TSMO Planning

Technical Session: Equity in Transportation
Presenter: Briana Calhoun
Time: 11:00am–12:30pm EDT | 8:00am-9:30am PDT

Briana Calhoun

Sr. Transportation Engineer/Planner

Evaluating Success: Equity and Automated Speed Enforcement around the United States

Technical Session: Equity in Transportation
Presenter: Taylor Whitaker
Time: 11:00am–12:30pm EDT | 8:00am-9:30am PDT

Taylor Whitaker

Sr. Transportation Planner

Safe System Conversation Circle with State and National Leaders

Technical Session: Safe System Conversation Circle
Presenter: Meghan Mitman
Time: 1:30pm–3:00pm EDT | 10:30am- 12:00pm PDT

Meghan Mitman


Reforming Traffic Impact Analysis to Incorporate Safety and Multimodal Transportation

Workshop Speaker: Rodney Brown
Time: 4:00pm–6:00pm EDT | 1:00pm- 3:00pm PDT

Rodney Brown