After our lively discussion on Thursday, Kate and I put together the
attached agenda for the mid-year meeting. The meeting will be on Tuesday,
June 22 from 7am-8:15 Pacific time. Dial-in information will be provided
for committee participants not able to attend NATMEC.
Please review the attached that has also been posted on the commitee
. I have included the discussion items and
web-links in the body of this email.
PLEASE SEND any additional thoughts about the discussion items to me before
the meeting (reply all or emily.parkany(a)gmail.com ) so that I can prepare a
few Powerpoint slides to spark the discussion. Similarly, please send
related web links/sites to me to include in the final agenda and minutes.
*Discussions/Preparation for Next Annual Meeting and State of the Committee*
a. Is this committee the right “home” for Travel Time,
Speed and Reliability?
· Prepare for paper reviews?
· How can we work with the new Data Section/TRB Task Force, *Data
for Decisions and Performance Measures*?
· How can we work with the results of the SHRP 2 Reliability
b. New requirements for urban data collection and measurement
· Interest of the committee?
· We need data for addressing sustainability, livability, job
impacts, performance measures, etc.
· Related to new TRB task force: *Data for Decisions and
Performance Measures* and *Travel Survey Methods Subcommittee: New
c. Do we have the right skills? What skills do we need new hires to
have? Can a TRB workshop or other training address this?
d. What are the right subcommittees for this committee? Should we be
ABJ30 Committee website: www.trburbandata.org
Related committee websites: www.travelsurveymethods.org
New Technologies Subcommittee: http://www.travelsurveymethods.org/Tech.asp
TRB 2011 Calls for Papers: http://tinyurl.com/TRB2011CallforPapers*
Cybermining Telecommunications and Social Networking Tools to Infer Travel
and Activity Choices (ABJ40))**