2017 TRB Meeting & NUTC Reunion
(L to R): Bret Johnson; Diana Marek; Rachel Cole; Cindy Ross
On Sunday, January 8th, more than 800 Northwestern University Transportation Center Alumni and Transportation Research Board (TRB) Annual Meeting attendees gathered at the Washington, DC Marriott Marquis to kick off TRB’s 96th week of transportation-focused meetings, workshops and special events.
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More than 13,000 people attended this highly-anticipated, week-long TRB event and Northwestern was involved in 35 events and workshops, thanks to more than 70 presenters and participants. If you missed the exciting, transportation-focused event, check out highlights of Northwestern participation in this linked PDF listing: Northwestern Participation - TRB 2017
(L to R): Helen Pinto; Hooram Halat; Michael Hyland; Leclercq Ludovic (IFSTTAR / University of Lyon, France)
An example of Northwestern's involvement in TRB 2017...
Title: Activity Scheduling and Travel Choices in a Dynamic Network: Equilibrium Concept and Properties of ABM-DTA Integrated Model Framework
Authors: Hooram Halat, Hani Mahmassani, Ali Zockaie
Description: The research examines a challenging problem related to the integration of activity-based travel demand models and dynamic traffic assignment models - activity scheduling. The research utilizes a user-equillibrium based approach.