2016 Joint ITE/ITSMD Morgan State University Technical Meeting

Please join your fellow WDCSITE colleagues, ITS Maryland and Morgan State Students for a workshop session and presentations at Morgan State University on Wednesday, March 30th.

ITE and ITSMD volunteers are needed for a resume workshop session and mock interviews with students prior to the meeting.

Opportunities for technical presentations are also available.

Please contact David Duarte at the information provided below if you are interested in volunteering for the student workshop or giving a technical presentation. 

The meeting will also include a reception with hors d’oeuvres followed by technical presentations. PDH credits are anticipated.


4:30 PM – 5:30 PM – Resume Workshop and Mock Interviews with Morgan State Students

5:30 PM – 6:15 PM – Registration and Reception with Hors D’oeuvres

6:15 PM -7:45 PM – Presentations

  • CHART and ITS: an overview of the CHART program and ITS development at SHA
    • Jean Yves Point-Du-Jour, Team Leader, ITS, Engineering, Research Team, Traffic Development & Support Division (TDSD), OOTS
    • See abstract below
  • TBD


  •     Public Sector/Retired:  $5.00
  •     Private Sector ITE/ITS Maryland Member: $20.00
  •     Private Sector Non-ITE/ITS Maryland Member:$30.00
  •     Full-time Students are FREE

For convenience, parking is available at no extra charge in the North Campus Garage just north of the CBEIS Building.  Parking is also available along southbound Perring Parkway adjacent to the Schaefer Engineering Building.

Click on the Google Map Links below for details:

CBEIS Building Location

North Campus Garage

Please click on the link below to register for the 2016 WDCSITE/ITSMD Joint Morgan State University Technical Meeting.

CHART and ITS Presentation Abstract:

The CHART (Coordinated Highways Action Response Team) is the highway operations element of the Maryland’s Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) program. This presentation will look at the mission of the program, its components, its interactions with local jurisdictions and neighboring states. Also the presentation will portray the latest technologies that the program uses to meet its mission, goals and objectives. It will also look at how the program has evolved since the advent of the ITS era in 1991 and will examine the impact of future potential technologies.

Should you have any questions, please contact David Duarte (410-316-2491) for further details.

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2016 WDCSITE FHWA Turner-Fairbank Highway Research Center (TFHRC) Meeting

If you are interested in joining the wait list, please contact Rakesh Mora (rmora@rkk.com or 703-259-3732).

WDCSITE is organizing a meeting at FHWA Turner-Fairbank Highway Research Center (TFHRC) on Thursday, March 24, 2016 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM. The facility is located at 6300, Georgetown Pike, McLean, VA, 22101.

Please join your fellow WDCSITE colleagues to visit FHWA’s TFHRC to learn about the state-of-the-art research facilities. The focus of the visit will include tour of the safety labs including Geometric Design Lab which currently develops Interactive Highway Safety Design Module (IHSDM) Software, Highway Safety Information Systems Lab, Safety Training and Analysis Center (STAC), Simulation and Human Factors Lab. The tour will be followed by two presentations. Details regarding the presentation are below. PDH credits will be available.  Snacks, coffee, and beverages will be provided.

This tour can accommodate only 30 attendees. With limited spots available, please secure your spot on the tour as early as possible.

Please note that as per the rules of the facility, all non US Citizens intending to attend this tour will need to pass through Office of International Programs clearance. As prior security clearance is required, no walk-ins are permitted to this tour. In addition, no cancellation or transfer of register is permitted.


9:00 – 9:15 AM Registration and Social

9:15 – 12:00 PM TFHRC Facility & Lab Tour

12:00 PM – Meeting Adjourn


  •     Private Sector: $20/ITE member, $30/non-ITE member
  •     Public Sector:  $10/ITE/ITS-MD member or non-ITE member
  •     Full-time Students: FREE

Please click on the link below to register for the meeting.

If you have any questions, with regards to the meeting, please contact Jon Crisafi (jcrisafi@kittelson.com or 202-836-4007) or Rakesh Mora (rmora@rkk.com or 703-259-3732). Should you have any questions with regards to registration, please contact Vivek Hariharan at vivek.hariharan@rsandh.com or 703-220-2203 for further details.

We look forward to seeing you at this meeting.