Special Committee on Research and Innovation


AASHTO Liaison
Keith Platte, P.E., Associate Program Director, Project Delivery
kplatte@aashto.org

About R&I and RAC

About R&I

The Special Committee on Research and Innovation (R&I) acts as AASHTO’s driving force for high-quality transportation research and innovation to improve the nation’s mobility of people and goods. Its mission is to support AASHTO and the transportation community by delivering strategic, high-quality research results while addressing development, technology transfer, and implementation. For more information, read the New Member Guide.

About RAC

The Research Advisory Committee (RAC) to the AASHTO Special Committee on Research and Innovation (R&I) supports the activities of R&I and is committed to being a proactive committee promoting quality and excellence in research and in the application of research findings to improve state transportation systems. Each AASHTO Member Department is represented on RAC. For more information, read the New Member Guide.

Mentoring Program

Allows new members to connect with more experienced  members.

Acronyms

List of acronyms in the world of transportation research. Also visit USDOT’s Transportation Dictionary.

Listserv Etiquette

Review the guidelines on when and how to use RAC emailing listservs.