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Machine Learning in Transportation

The Northwestern University Transportation Center and the Center for the Commercialization of Innovative Transportation Technology co-hosted the Fall 2016 Industry Technical Workshop, Machine Learning in Transportation.  In two panel sessions, industry and University experts will present case studies of: (1) applications of machine learning in personal (consumer) travel, and (2) applications of machine learning in commercial aviation and freight transportation. 

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Session 1 - Personal Travel

Dr. Aggelos Katsaggelos, Joseph Cummings Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Northwestern University

Dr. Alvin Chin, Senior Researcher, BMW Technology Corporation

Mr. Mo Patel, Practice Director, Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning, Teradata

Moderator: Mr. Tony Belkin, Head of Traffic and Dynamic Content, HERE

Session 2 - Air and Freight Transportation

Mr. Keith Dierkx, Global Travel and Transportation Rail Leader, IBM

Mr. Joe Becker, Field Services Manager, Uptake

Mr. Ted Gifford, Distinguished Member of Technical Staff, Schneider

Moderator: Mr. Frank Bush, Senior Consultant, Teradata

Event Co-Chairs

Dr. Hani Mahmassani
William Patterson Professor of Transportation and Director of the Northwestern University Transportation Center

Mr. Bret Johnson
Director of the Center for the Commercialization of Innovative Transportation Technology

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