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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!
CANCELLED—Seminar Series: “Semiparametric Estimates of the Willingness to Pay for Autonomous Electric Vehicles”—Ricardo Daziano, David Croll Fellow Assistant Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Cornell University | Ruan Conference Center, Chambers Hall, 600 Foster Street, Evanston
November 19, 2015
3:30 AM-5:00 AM
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 Krisek, Director, Program in Environmental Design, University of Colorado Boulder | Ruan Conference Center, Chambers Hall, 600 Foster Street, Evanston
November 5, 2015
3:00 PM-4:00 PM