Hello AED20 members and friends,

TRB will be holding a webinar that discusses COVID-19 impacts on agency asset management programs on July 15.  The webinar is free, but pre-registration is required.  Please see more details below if you are interested.

Michael D. Fontaine, P.E., Ph.D.
Associate Director
Safety, Operations, and Traffic Engineering
Virginia Transportation Research Council
530 Edgemont Rd, Charlottesville, VA 22903
Ph: 434-293-1980 (Mon), 434-882-3201 (Tues-Fri)

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From: Palmerlee, Thomas <TPalmerlee@nas.edu>
Date: Wed, Jul 8, 2020 at 11:28 AM
Subject: Please distribute:: TRB Webinar: Transportation Asset Management in a COVID-19 World
To: Alison J. Conway (aconway@ccny.cuny.edu) <aconway@ccny.cuny.edu>, Anastasopoulos, Panagiotis <panastas@buffalo.edu>, chad.baker@dot.ca.gov <chad.baker@dot.ca.gov>, Coco Briseno - California Department of Transportation (CALTRANS) (cbriseno@comcast.net) <cbriseno@comcast.net>, Ed Christopher (edc@berwyned.com) <edc@berwyned.com>, Fontaine, Michael D. <Michael.Fontaine@vdot.virginia.gov>, Frank Broen (fbroen@teachamerica.com) <fbroen@teachamerica.com>, hall.jim@uis.edu <hall.jim@uis.edu>, Kevin Gilson - WSP (gilson@pbworld.com) <gilson@pbworld.com>, Dorn, Keyara <KDorn@nas.edu>, Mohan, Sid <SMohan@nas.edu>, Palmerlee, Thomas <TPalmerlee@nas.edu>, Patricia.Hu@dot.gov <Patricia.Hu@dot.gov>, Peggi.Knight@dot.iowa.gov <Peggi.Knight@dot.iowa.gov>, Reginald R. Souleyrette (rsouley@engr.uky.edu) <rsouley@engr.uky.edu>, Seven T. Parker (sparker@engr.wisc.edu) <sparker@engr.wisc.edu>, Sherif Ishak (sishak@odu.edu) <sishak@odu.edu>, Viswanathan Krishnan (kviswanathan@camsys.com) <kviswanathan@camsys.com>, Weinberger, Penelope <pweinberger@aashto.org>

This live virtual discussion that should be extremely interesting. I recommend it. No fee to attend this webinar, but preregistration is required.




TRB will host a webinar on Wednesday, July 15, 2020 at 11:00 AM Eastern with transportation agency executives who will examine the impact COVID-19 has had on their agencies’ asset management programs. They will discuss how they are adjusting their operational budgets and how the pandemic will impact their programs. 


  • Carlos Braceras, Executive Director, Utah Department of Transportation
  • Julie Lorenz, Secretary, Kansas Department of Transportation, and Director, Kansas Turnpike Authority
  • Therese McMillan, Executive Director, Bay Area Metro
  • Leslie Richards, General Manager, Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority
  • Greg Slater, Secretary, Maryland Department of Transportation
  • Paul Wiedefeld, General Manager and CEO, Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority

Moderated by Neil Pedersen, Executive Director, TRB