Friday Transportation Seminar at PSU

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Friday Transportation Seminars at Portland State University have been a Friday tradition since 2000. With over 150 seminars presented and recorded (access the archive of seminars here), we host both visiting and local scholars to share the latest in transportation research. This series is free and open to the public!

PSU students may enroll in the seminar for one unit. Here is the 2017–2018 Course Syllabus for PSU students attending this seminar series for credit. The seminars are supported by the Toulan School of Urban Studies and Planning and the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, and the National Institute for Transportation and Communities (NITC).

COST: Free and open to the public
 Noon to 1 p.m. on Fridays (Pacific time)
*NEW* LOCATION: Karl Miller Center at PSU, 631 SW Harrison St., Room 465
*NEW* REGISTRATION: Sign up through GoToWebinar

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Recent Webinars and Seminars

Topic Date Speaker Archive
Friday Transportation Seminar: Road Diet V2.0 - Road Diet with Roundabouts Feb 16, 2018 Michael Williams, Michael Williams Company
Friday Transportation Seminar: Urban Transportation Planning and TOD Research in Japan Feb 09, 2018 Fumihiko Nakamura, Yokohama National University, Japan
Webinar: Improving Daily Transportation - Ecological Momentary Assessment (EMA) Strategies Feb 08, 2018 University of Texas at Arlington: Courtney Cronley, Noelle Fields, and Stephen Mattingly
Friday Transportation Seminar: Student Presentations from TRB, Week 3 Feb 02, 2018 Portland State University Students
TRB Aftershock 2018 Feb 01, 2018 Portland State University Students

Upcoming Friday Transportation Seminars

Topic Time and Date Speaker Seminar Cost Credit
Friday Transportation Seminar: Bicycles & Business Success - A San Francisco Examination 5 pm Friday, February 23 Joseph Poirier, Nelson\Nygaard Free PDH: 1 | AICP: 1
Friday Transportation Seminar: How Sustainable Are Drone (UAV) Deliveries? 12 pm Friday, March 02 Miguel Figliozzi, Portland State University Free PDH: 1 | AICP: 1
Friday Transportation Seminar: Transit Demand Analysis and User Classification Using Automatic Fare Collection (AFC) Data 12 pm Friday, March 09 Alireza Kani, University of Minnesota Free PDH: 1 | AICP: 1
Friday Transportation Seminar: Topic TBA 12 pm Friday, March 16 Filipe Moura Free PDH: 1 | AICP: 1