Special Committee on Research and Innovation

AASHTO Liaison
Glenn Page, Associate Program Director, Project Delivery

National RAC and TRB Representatives Meeting

Baton Rouge, Louisiana

July 15-18, 2013


Monday, July 15
8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
RAC/CUTC Collaboration Meeting
Workforce Development: An Update of DOT & University Based Activities

Monday, July 15
10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Research Advisory Committee (RAC) 101
RAC 101 Presentation
Monday, July 15
1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Task Force Meetings
Synthesis of Best Practices for Determining Value of Research Results
Tuesday, July 16
8:00 am. – 9:15 a.m.
Opening Session
AASHTO Welcome and Update
Tuesday, July 16
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
SHRP2 Coordination
Implementation Update SHRP2
Tuesday, July 16
2:30 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.
High Value Research Sweet Sixteen
Measuring Freeway Safety Performance: The Freeway Accident Risk Analysis (ARA) Tool
Aging Driver and Pedestrian Safety: Human Factors Studies of Signs & Signals
Analysis and Methods of Improvement of Safety at High-Speed Rural Intersections
Best Practices for Implementation of Tack Coat
Roller Compacted Concrete in the Fayetteville Shale Play Area
Elimination of Weight Restriction on Amtrak, NJ Transit, and Conrail Lines
Energy Management Program for SDDOT SD2008-07
Evaluation of RapidAir457 Air Void Analyzer
Identifying Characteristics of High-Risk Intersections for Pedestrians and Cyclists
Impact of Non-Freeway Rumble Strips
Innovative Bicycle Facility Research and Analysis
Louisiana Changes Law To Reduce Bridge and Road Damage of Heavy Truck Loads
Recommended Guide for Next Generation of Trans Design-Build Procurement & Contracting in the State of Georgia
Moisture Induced Stress Testing (MIST) to Evaluate Stripping Potential of HMA Pavements
Advancing the Use of Streaming Media and Digital Media Technologies at Connecticut DOT
I-80 Variable Speed Limit
Wednesday, July 17
8:00 am. – 9:45 a.m.
TRB State Representatives Meeting (Part 1): Transportation Research Funding in Three Acts
Sources of Transportation Research Funding
Wednesday, July 17
10:15 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
TRB State Representatives Meeting (Part 2): Getting the Most out of the State DOT-TRB Partnership

Tools to Help State DOTs Get the Most Out of the TRB Annual Meeting
TRB Annual Meeting Venue 2015 and Beyond
Ahead of the Curve: Mastering the Management of Transportation Research & Innovation
TRB State Representative/AASHTO RAC Member – Can this BE the same person???
Getting the Most from the TRB Annual Meeting
Distributing TRB Publications to State DOTs

Thursday, July 18
11:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
Invitation to Wisconsin