Past Meetings

This page serves to document past WDCSITE meetings and provide members with presentation materials from those meetings.

November 14, 20192019 WDCSITE Annual Conference and Business Meeting---Link
October 29, 20192019 ITE-ASHE Joint Traffic Technical MeetingCarole Delion (MDOT SHA)---
October 16, 20192019 WDCSITE Project Change Management Panel Discussion at DDOTGreer Gillis (GDS)
Abi Lerner (VDOT)
Soumya Dey (DDOT)
Christine Sherman Baker (Arlington DOT)
October 1, 20192019 WDCSITE Technical Meeting at VDOTBud Siegel (VDOT)
Bill Cutler (VDOT)
Abi Lerner (VDOT)
August 29, 2019Baltimore Park/Stream Cleanup and Technical Discussions on ParksMolly Gallant (BCRP 0---
August 21, 2019WDCSITE/VASITE/YPT – Audi Field MeetingJonathan Rogers (DDOT)
Robert Schiesel (Gorove Slade)
Jon Whitney (HNTB)
Errol Williams (DDOT)
July 31, 20192019 Montgomery County DOT Technical MeetingMichael Paylor and Liz Parrish (Montgomery County)---
July 16, 20192019 Joint WDCSITE/WTS Technical Meeting and Orioles GameCameron Abedi (JMT)
Sushmita Mitra (Maryland Transportation Authority)
June 24, 20192019 WDCSITE Sponsorship Social------
June 12, 2019Loudoun County Technical MeetingJoe Kroboth (Loudoun County)
James Zeller (Loudoun County)
Lou Mosurak (Loudoun County)
Loudoun County Dept. of Transportation & Capital Infrastructure Overview
Loudoun 2019 Comprehensive Plan
May 10, 2019BWI Trail Bike Tour------
May 6, 20192019 Prince William County Technical MeetingPaolo Belita (Prince William County)
Rick Canizales (Prince William County)
Prince William County Transportation Overview
Ongoing County Projects
April 22, 2019Fairfax County Technical MeetingVanessa Aguayo (Fairfax County DOT)
Vanessa Holt (Fairfax County DOT)
Greg Fuller (Fairfax County DOT)
Richmond Highway Bus Rapid Transit
Cut-Through Traffic Policies in Fairfax County due to Mapping and Navigation Applications
Site Development at Tysons Corner
March 28, 2019Arlington County Technical MeetingChristine Sherman Baker (Arlington County)
Rob Gibson (Arlington County)
Amit Sidhaye (Arlington County)
Josh Nicholas (Arlington County)
Core of Rosslyn Transportation Study
Innovation in Traffic Impact Assessment
County ITS Initiatives
March 7, 20192019 WDCSITE/ITSMD Student Workshop and Technical Meeting at Morgan State UniversityCarole Delion (MDOT SHA)
Dr. Celeste Chavis (Morgan State University)
Connected and Automated Vehicles
Food Deserts
February 5, 2019Pedestrian Safety Technical MeetingPaul Silberman (Sabra and Associates)
Anyesha Mookherjee (MDOT SHA)
Eric Sideras (Montgomery County)
Pedestrian Safety Treatments Best Practices Guideline
January 15, 20192019 Annual Virginia and Washington DC Joint SimCap Meeting at TRBMurat Ayçin (AIMSUN)
Zhitong Huang (FHWA/Leidos)
Bastian Schroeder (Kittelson and Associates)
Kevin Heaslip (Virginia Tech)
Gustavo Ceballos (Ricondo)
Daniel Markham (Kimley-Horn)
VASITE Update to SimCap
Updates to TOSAM
Transportation System Simulation Manual (TSSM) Development Update
Mesoscopic and Hybrid Modeling in AimSun
Virginia DOT CAV Interstate Capacity Project
The Value of Mobility Data
Airport Ground Transportation and Landside Simulation
Thinking Outside the Conventional Intersection
November 13, 20182018 WDCSITE Annual Conference and Business MeetingKatherine Falk (Kimley-Horn)
Mark Bush (TRB)
Debbie Bowden (Director of Economic Development, Caroline County)
Carrie Rose Pace (Director of Communications, GRTC)
Suresh Karre and Jacquelyn Lassiter (STV)
Round Table on AASHTO / TRB / NCUTCD
Complete Streets Panel Discussion
Impact of Transportation Projects on Rural Economic Development
Understanding the "Pulse" - Richmond Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) System
April 10, 2018Joint ITSMD Morgan State University Technical MeetingLt. Jason Pulliam (MDTA)
Samira Ahangari (Morgan State University)
Connected and Automated Vehicles - Enforcement Needs and Questions
Quantifying the Impact of On-Street Parking Information on Congestion Mitigation Using a Driving Simulator
April 2, 2018Joint WDCSITE, ITSMD, and University of Maryland Technical MeetingSepehr Gharder (University of Maryland)
John Koussis (Purple Line Contractor)
Rebecca Romine (Purple Line Contractor)
Modeling Effects of Travel Time Reliability on Mode Choice Using Prospect Theory
Purple Line Construction Update
March 22, 2018Technical Meeting at VDOT (NOVA)Virginia R. Lingham (VDOT)
Kamal Suliman (VDOT NRO)
Susan Shaw (VDOT)
VDOT Connected and Automated Vehicles Program
Update on VDOT Northern Region Operations Initiatives
I-66 Outside and Inside the Beltway Projects
January 30, 20182018 WDCSITE Technical Panel Discussion at ITE HeadquartersCasey Anderson (Montgomery County Planning);
Stewart Schwartz (Coalition of Smarter Growth);
Moderator - Owen Curtis
Panel Discussion on the New Potomac River Crossing
January 9, 2018Joint 2018 WDCSITE & VASITE SimCap Meeting at TRBDavid Petrucci (FHWA);
Sanhita Lahiri (VDOT);
Patrick Marnell (Kittelson & Associates, Inc.);
Daniel Morgan (Caliper Corporation);
Gustavo Ceballos (Jacobs/CH2M);
Byungkyu (Brain) Park (University of Virginia);
Paolo Rinelli (Aimsun)
National SimCap and FHWA Update
Mobility Thru Innovative Intersections
Multi-Modal Intersection Optimization to Reduce Pedestrian Delay
Microsimulation of Road and Express Lane Pricing Projects
Insights on Calibration and Application of Mesoscopic Modeling
Safety Assessment of Connected and Automated Vehicles
Cooperative Adaptive Cruise Control: Going Beyond Long. Speed Control
November 27, 20172017 Annual Business/Awards Lunch MeetingWDCSITE Board
November 14, 20172017 WDCSITE Annual Ballston MeetingAmir Salahshoor, VDOT
Randy Dittberner, Lee Engineering, LLC
Introduction to VDOT’s Locally Administered Program
Starter-Pack & LAP-MAP Training
VDOT's Instant Roundabout
October 17, 20172017 Joint ASHE / ITE Meeting at The Engineers Club of BaltimoreCatlin Hughes Rayman, FHWA;
Bala Akundi, Baltimore Metropolitan Council;
Roshan Singh, Sabra Wang & Associates, Inc.;
John Davis, MotorWeek
Federal Freight Policy, Plans, Programs, and Research Updates ;
Baltimore Downtown/Regional Freight Delivery Symposium;
Corridor Reliability Analysis
August 24, 20172017 WDCSITE MDTA MeetingWill Pines (MDTA), Neal Leary and Jeff Cheng (WRA);
Subrat Mahapatra (SHA OPPE)
Canton Viaduct Bridge Replacement - A Mega-Traffic Project
August 1, 20172017 Technical Meeting at WMATALaura Mason (WMATA)SafeTrack Overview and Lessons Learned
June 13, 2017WDCSITE Technical Meeting and Baseball Game – June 13Ryan Westrom and Jamie Henson (DDOT)Trip Generation in a High Density, Multi-modal Environment
February 24, 20162016 WDCSITE & UMD ITE/ITS Joint Meeting Hyoshin Park, University of Maryland; Matt Storck, STV Inc.Location and Allocation of Emergency Response on Freeways and Purple Line Light-Rail Project
December 15 20152015 Annual Business/Awards Lunch MeetingBob Marbourg, WTOP 103.5 FM Traffic
November 17, 20152015 Joint ASHE/ITE Technical MeetingMorteza Tadayon, Sabra Wang & Associates; Subrata Mahaptra, MD SHA; Mike Jelen, AECOM; Keith Riniker, Sabra Wang & Associates; Mike Maraziti, Mayoral CandidateSHA Data Services Engineering Division - A Look Back and Forward; National Complete Streets Coalition's Multimodal Development and Delivery Project; and Transit Initiatives in Baltimore City, including Signal Priority and Connected Vehicles Research
November 5, 20152015 WDCSITE Ballston Dinner MeetingRenee Hamilton, VDOT; Sam Zimbabwe, DDOT; and Subrat Mahapatra, MD SHATransform I-66;
DDOT Vision Zero
October 29, 2015Maryland Aviation Administration LuncheonPaul Shank, MAA
10/7/20152015 WDCSITE Alexandria MeetingBob Garbacz and Ravidra Raut, City of AlexandriaAlexandria's Transportation Technology Initiatives and Traffic Signal Operation and ITS Technologies on Route 1 Transitway
9/29/2015WDCSITE Technical Meeting at Baltimore Metropolitan CouncilCharles Baber, BMC; Terry Freeland, BMC; and Eric Sideras, Maryland SHASHRP2 – C20 Freight Demand Modeling and Data Improvement, Maximize2040: A Performance-Based Transportation Plan, and SHA’s Congestion Management Program
8/13/20152015 WDCSITE SimCap MeetingLarry Marcus, Arlington County and Dr. Brian Park, University of VirginiaTransportation Strategies in Arlington County and Simulation Calibration Techniques
7/21/2015DDOT Meeting/Baseball GameStephanie Dock, DDOT and Taylor Lochrane, FHWATrip and Parking Generation in Urban Areas and Connected Automation and the Future of Transportation
5/21/2015WDCSITE Pimlico EventRichard B. EasleyMerging ITS and Parking
4/1/2015Joint Meeting with ITSMD at Morgan StateSeyedehsan Dadvar and Bob JordanResults and Lessons from Local Calibration Process of the HSM for the State of Maryland and I-95 ETL Travel Time
3/11/2015WDCSITE Annual Awards Dinner MeetingWDCSITE Board
2/26/2015WDCSITE & YPT Joint MeetingKatherine Kortum and Sabrina SussmanInnovative Urban Mobility Services and ITS & Changing Mobility Patterns