2013 May SimCap Technical Meeting

Please join your WDCSITE colleagues for the next SimCap technical program featuring presentations and discussions on multimodal traffic simulation applications. Food and soda will be provided. PDH credits will be offered. The venue can accommodate up to 75 attendees. We are also planning on hosting this session on webinar (WebEx) for those of you who cannot attend in person. The details of the webinar will be distributed to the registrants on the day of the event. If you are attending in person, please note that this venue is metro-accessible (West Falls Church Metro), however, paid parking is also available. For directions please click on the registration link below.

Click here to register for this event.

You can see the details about our last year’s presentation here held on May 24 2012.

When:

Thursday, May 23rd, 5pm – 8pm

Where:

Virginia Tech / University of Virginia (Room #214)
Northern Virginia Center
7054 Haycock Road,
Falls Church, VA 22043

Agenda:

5:00 PM – 5:20 PM: Registration

5:20 PM – 5:30 PM: Introductions and Welcome

5:30 PM – 6:00 PM: Speaker #1: Shanjiang Zhu, PhD
George Mason University

Integrating an Agent-Based Travel Behavior Model with Large-Scale Microscopic Traffic Simulation for Corridor-Level and Sub-Area Transportation Operations and Planning Applications: A Case Study of the Inter-County Connector Corridor

6:00 PM – 6:30 PM: Speakers #2: Gil Chlewicki, PE & Rakesh Mora
Wallace Montgomery

Innovative Geometric Corridor – CFI, DDI, and Superstreet

6:30 PM – 7:00 PM: Dinner (included in registration)

Dinner Presentation: Greg Jordan, Skycomp
Simulation Data: 1-Sec “Wide-Area Video” (WAV) Capture of Seven-Corners

Dinner Menu:
Red Hot & Blue BBQ
Including pulled pork, pulled chicken, veggie wraps
Potato salad, BBQ beans, mac ‘n cheese, and chips

7:00 PM – 7:30 PM: Speaker #3: Wei Zhang, PhD, PE
FHWA Turner Fairbank Highway Research Center

Balancing Mobility, Safety, and Cost with Restricted Crossing U-Turn Intersection Design.

7:30 PM – 8:00 PM: Discussions: SimCap

Open-floor discussion on SimCap and Simulation Modeling Best Practices. The discussion topics will be distributed at the start of the meeting. This would be a great opportunity for the group to suggest ideas for future WDCSITE events and activities.

Cost (Includes dinner):

ITE Members/Non-Members:  $10
FREE for full-time students