Webinars

Transportation Planning Information Exchange

The FHWA/FTA Transportation Planning Capacity Building Program (TPCB), has established a quarterly webinar series titled the Transportation Planning Information Exchange. These webinars are intended to improve transportation decision-making by providing a convenient program of training, technical assistance, and capacity building for State, local, regional and tribal governments, transit operators, stakeholders, and community leaders.

Upcoming Webinars

Webinar Date Time
NTI Webinar: TCRP Synthesis 131: College Student Transit Pass Programs
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This webinar features the Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP)'s Synthesis 131: College Student Transit Pass Programs. This webinar will describe the relationships established between transit agencies and universities/colleges and examine the current status of universal pass (U-Pass) programs at transit agencies, universities, and colleges. Presenters will review the process of planning, design, and implementation of the U-Pass program in North America and examine the roles of transit agencies, institutions, and students in program design and implementation. They will also describe program benefits and challenges, impact measures and evaluation, and lessons learned from current programs. The webinar will assist transit agencies, universities, and communities with the development of college student transit pass programs. Participants should register in advance. The National Transit Institute (NTI) is sponsoring this webinar, and there is no fee to register for this event.
June 5, 2019 2:00-3:00 PM ET 
TRB Webinar: Communications Strategies for Talking Tolls & Public-Private Partnerships
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This webinar will discuss successful communications strategies for engaging the public in conversations around tolling and public-private partnerships (P3s). Proposals for funding transportation projects through tolls and P3s are often met with many questions and concerns from the public. The webinar will feature presenters who are familiar with congestion pricing and P3 projects. They will identify successful communications strategies they have used to inform the public about these strategies. Presenters will also discuss communications challenges and solutions and examine how to approach equity concerns. This webinar was organized by the TRB Standing Committees on Public Involvement in Transportation, Congestion Pricing, Managed Lanes, Environmental Justice in Transportation, and Revenue and Finance.
June 11, 2019 2:00-3:30 PM ET 
Safe Speeds, Safe Communities: Partners in Speed Management
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This webinar will discuss how organizations and individuals can work together to decrease speed and increase safety in their communities. The webinar is intended for those just starting out on the walking path as well as those interested in learning more about the topic. Attendees of this webinar will be able to: -Describe common countermeasures and interventions used to manage speed. -Explain the importance of accessibility and speed management countermeasures. -Discuss local community efforts and ways walking advocates should be engaging on topics related to this work.
June 12, 2019 2:00-3:00 PM ET 
TRB Webinar: Research and Lessons Learned Implementing Diverging Diamond Interchanges
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Organized by the TRB Standing Committee on Geometric Design, this webinar will discusss diverging diamond interchanges (DDIs). This webinar will discuss previous and current research into DDIs. The presenters will tie this research into the design phase in order to show how DDIs may be implemented. The presenters will also describe some of the lessons learned by practitioners.
June 26, 2019 2:00-3:00 PM ET 
TRB Webinar: How Agency Culture Is Transforming with the Use of Performance Measures
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This webinar will discuss how transportation agencies are heading toward performance management practices as part of agency culture. Presenters will explain how agencies may achieve strategic objectives by using oversight performance measures to drive organizational improvements. This webinar will focus on how agencies are making their journey, overcoming obstacles along the way, and planning future steps to eventually reach sustainable performance management practices as part of agency culture.
June 27, 2019 2:00-4:00 PM ET 

Past Webinars

Webinar Date Presentation(s) Recording Transcript
Transportation Planning Information Exchange (TPIE) - Performance-Based Planning and Programming Implementation 01/25/2018 webinar presentation  webinar presentation  webinar presentation  webinar presentation webinar audio  
Regional Models of Cooperation - Bicycle/Pedestrian and Transit Connections 11/30/2016 webinar presentation webinar audio webinar transcript 
Understanding the Links between Transportation and Health Case Studies 05/23/2016 webinar presentation   webinar presentation   webinar presentation
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Regional Models of Cooperation – Enhanced Data Sharing, Systems, and Tools 04/28/2016 webinar presentation webinar audio webinar transcript 
Regional Models of Cooperation – Congestion Management 02/11/2016 webinar presentation webinar audio webinar transcript 
Regional Models of Cooperation – Regional Transit Planning 10/16/2015 webinar presentation webinar audio webinar transcript 
FOUNDATIONS OF LIMITED ENGLISH PROFICIENCY: What MPOs and RTPOs Need to Know to Fulfill their Title VI Obligations 10/14/2015 webinar presentation webinar audio  
Regional Models of Cooperation – Air Quality Planning 08/25/2015 webinar presentation webinar audio webinar transcript 
Climate Change Scenario Planning - Central New Mexico Climate Change Scenario Planning Project 08/12/2015 webinar presentation webinar presentation webinar audio webinar transcript 
Online Public Involvement Tools for Transportation Agencies: Rationale, Best Practices, and Case Studies  05/07/2015 webinar presentation  webinar presentation  webinar presentation  webinar presentation  webinar audio webinar transcript  webinar summary
TPIE Planning Emphasis Areas  04/14/2015 webinar presentation  webinar presentation  webinar presentation 
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Scenario Planning Applications for Freight Transportation  07/30/2014 webinar presentation webinar audio webinar transcript  webinar summary
MAP-21 - Statewide and Metropolitan Planning NPRM 06/24/2014 webinar presentation webinar audio  
MAP-21 - Statewide and Metropolitan Planning NPRM 06/13/2014 webinar presentation webinar audio  
TPIE Planning Emphasis Areas 06/11/2014 webinar presentation webinar audio  
Estimating Transportation Greenhouse Gases for Integration into the Planning Process 02/27/2014   webinar audio webinar transcript
Transportation Planning Implications of Transportation Management Area Designations 01/08/2014 webinar presentation webinar audio  
FHWA/FTA Performance-based Planning and Programming Guidebook 12/05/2013 webinar presentation webinar audio webinar transcript
Scenario Planning Tools and Techniques for Effective Analysis and Assessment 11/05/2013 webinar presentation webinar audio webinar transcript
FHWA/FTA Performance-based Planning and Programming Guidebook 10/29/2013 webinar presentation webinar audio webinar transcript
Transportation Planning Implications of Census Urbanized Area Designations 10/03/2013 webinar presentation webinar audio  
Security in the Project Planning and Development Process - Busting a Few Myths 06/05/2013 webinar presentation webinar audio webinar transcript
Performance Measures for Financial Sustainability of Highway Assets 05/28/2013 webinar presentation webinar presentation webinar presentation webinar audio webinar transcript
Performance-Based Planning and Programming 03/21/2013 webinar presentation webinar audio webinar transcript
Scenario Planning, State of the Practice 02/14/2013 webinar presentation webinar audio webinar transcript
INVEST Sustainability Scorecard for Systems Planning and Funding Opportunity 02/05/2013 webinar presentation
Effective Practices in Planning for Livable Communities at Metropolitan Planning Organizations 11/13/2012 webinar presentation  
An Introduction to the Transportation Planning Capacity Building and Peer Programs 05/15/2012 webinar presentation  

Other Transportation Planning Webinars

To view a schedule of the TPCB webinars or to find other external webinars please click on the resources.

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For more information about the TPCB program, please email TPCB@dot.gov.

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