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Established in 1954 by industry representatives, the Northwestern University Transportation Center was the first university transportation center in the U.S. Since then, the Center has been recognized as a leading interdisciplinary education and research institution.
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• Many congratulations to Transportation Center faculty members Karen Smilowitz of Northwestern Engineering and Mike Hewitt of Loyola University Chicago, who were both elected officers in the 2015 Transportation Science and Logistics (TSL) Society elections! Dr. Smilowitz was elected President, and Dr. Hewitt Communications Chair.
• The Transportation Center congratulates Associate Director Breton Johnson, who is celebrating 15 years at Northwestern University!
• The 22nd International Symposium on Transportation and Traffic Theory (ISTTT), hosted by Northwestern University in 2017, is now accepting abstracts for paper submissions. Click here to learn more and submit your paper!
Alumnae Infrastructure Lecture Series: "Falling Apart: America’s Neglected Infrastructure – Emerging Transportation Technologies"—Hani Mahmassani, Director, Transportation Center | McCormick Auditorium, Norris University Center, 1999 Campus Drive, Evanston
December 3, 2015
12:00 PM-3:00 PM
Seminar Series: "The End of Traffic, the Future of Transport, the Role of Cycling"—Kevin J. Krizek, Director, Environmental Design Program, University of Colorado, Boulder | Chambers Hall, 600 Foster Street, Evanston
December 3, 2015 - November 3, 2015
Sandhouse Rail Group: "Railroad Renaissance: Dead or Alive? Or, Is This the Only Christmas We'll Miss Our Lump of Coal?"—Anthony B. Hatch, Senior Transportation Analyst & Financial Consultant, ABH Consulting | Maggiano's Little Italy, 516 N. Clark Street, Chicago
December 9, 2015
11:30 AM-3:00 PM