Recent Presentations by Hani S. Mahmassani

Social, Personal, Green, and Mobile: Expanding Boundaries for Traveler Information
Invited presentation at workshop on Impact of Information on Decisions, Choices, and Behaviors of Travelers, 92nd Annual TRB Meeting, Washington, DC., January 13, 2013.

Reinventing the User Experience in Transportation:  Best Practices and Strategies through Technology and Design Thinking
Invited presentation University of Minnesota Center for Transportation Studies 25th Anniversary, Minneapolis, MN., October 11, 2012.

Travel Time Reliability: A Network-Level Perspective
1st European Symposium on Quantitative Methods in Transportation Systems, Lausanne, Switzerland, September 4-7, 2012
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Travel Time Reliability:  A Network-level Perspective
Invited Keynote presentation at 1st European Symposium on Quantitative Methods in Transportation Systems, Lausanne, Switzerland, September 4-6, 2012.

Network Capacity, Traffic Instability and Adaptive Driving
1st European Symposium on Quantitative Methods in Transportation Systems, Lausanne, Switzerland, September 4-6, 2012.

Development, Calibration and Application of Simulation-Based Dynamic Traffic Assignment to Greater Chicago Network Using DYNASMART-P
Invited presentation at CMAP Workshop on Advanced Modeling, Chicago, IL., August 24, 2012.

Optimal Bus Frequency Allocation in a Large-Scale Urban System
EURO 25 Conference, Vilnius, Lithuania, July 2012.

Speed Harmonization: Effectiveness Evaluation under Congested Conditions Using Microsimulation
Symposium on Innovations in Traffic Flow Theory, and Highway Capacity and Quality of Service, Ft. Lauderdale, FL., June 14-16, 2012.

Capacity Drop Phenomena in Urban Networks
Symposium on Innovations in Traffic Flow Theory, and Highway Capacity and Quality of Service, Ft. Lauderdale, FL., June 14-16, 2012.

Synchronized Patterns of Time Use and Activities in Virtual Worlds
The Third Workshop on Time Use Observatory (TUO 3), Santiago, Chile, March 21-23, 2012.

Private Time on Public Transit: Dimensions of Information and Telecommunication Use of Chicago Transit Riders
The Third Workshop on Time Use Observatory (TUO 3), Santiago, Chile, March 21-23, 2012.

Properties of Simulated Path Travel Times and Implications for Dynamic Network Assignment and Control Algorithms
Invited speaker at NSF-funded International Workshop on Mathematics of Traffic Flow Modeling, Estimation and Control, Institute for Pure and Applied Mathematics, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, December 7-9, 2011.

Overview of the Proposed Strategy for the Road and Transport Research Center
2ndRTRC Stakeholder Workshop, Ministry of Transport, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, October 11, 2011.

Implementation and Evaluation of Weather Responsive Traffic Estimation and Prediction System
Invited presentation, Traffic Management Center Operators Workshop, FHWA, US DOT, Portland, OR, October 5, 2011.

High Speed Rail:  Demand for Speed and Regional Mobility
Invited presentation, Chicago Council on Science and Technology, Chicago, IL, September 13, 2011

Dynamic Modeling of Transport Networks for Large-Scale Applications -- Reliability, Pricing, Weather, and Traveler Heterogeneity
Invited presentation, Kittelson Associates International, Portland, OR, August 24, 2011.

Application to the New York Metropolitan Region of an Integrated Model of User Responses to Pricing and Reliability with a State of the Art Simulation-Based Dynamic Traffic Assignment Tool
Invited presentation to the New York Metropolitan Transportation Commission, New York City, New York, August 10, 2011.

Analysis of Network and Non-Network Impacts upon Traveler Choice: Improve Modeling Accuracy for Better Transportation Decision Making
Presentation to operations research group, Turner-Fairbanks Laboratory, Federal Highway Administration, US DOT, McLean, VA. July 25, 2011.

Traffic Simulation Considerations for Active Predictive System Management
Active Transportation Demand Management Workshop- ISTTT 19, Berkeley, CA, July 2011.

Incorporating Travel Time Reliability, Congestion Pricing, and User Heterogeneity in Dynamic User Equilibrium Algorithms for Large-Scale Networks
Invited keynote presentation, ICSSM 2011: 1st IEEE International Conference on Supernetworks and Systems Management, Shanghai, China, May 29, 2011.

Traffic Data, System Intelligence and Network Operations: Opportunities and Continuing Challenges
Invited keynote presentation, Transportation Infrastructures and Traffic of the Future (TITF) Workshop, King Faisal University, Al-Ahsa, Saudi Arabia, April 17, 2011.

Connecting the DOTS: Telemobility, Virtual Social Networks and Implications for Travel and Activity Patterns
Invited keynote presentation, Workshop on Sustainable Human Settlements with Instant and Ubiquitous Access Technologies, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, March 11, 2011.

Incorporating Reliability Performance Measures in Operations and Planning Modeling Tools: Application Opportunities
Strategic Highway Research Program II Workshop, Irvine, CA, March 3 2011


Correlated Parameters in Driving Behavior Models: Car-Following Example and Implications for Traffic Microsimulation
Transportation Research Board 90th Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, January 23-27, 2011
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Impact of Information on Traveler Decisions
Transportation Research Board 90th Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, January 23-27, 2011
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Enhancing the User Experience: Technologies for Connectivity and Reliability
4th Annual Lipinski Symposium on Transportation Policy, Evanston, IL, November 8, 2010
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Developments in Integrated Modeling of Activity-Travel Demand and Dynamic Network Flows
Third Innovations in Travel Modeling Conference, Phoenix, AZ, May 11, 2010
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Can Parallel Worlds Converge? Time Use and Activity Engagement in Virtual and Physical Environments
Second Workshop on Time Use Observatory (TUO 2), Chile, March 18, 2010
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Green Logistics: Assessment of Freight Market Shifts Using A Dynamic Intermodal Network Analysis Methodology
Erasmus Research Institute of Management Research Seminar Series in Business Processes, Logistics & Information Systems (LIS), Rotterdam, NL, February 12, 2010
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Flow Breakdown Likelihood and Duration: Modeling the Effect of Weather
89th Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board, Washington, DC, January 12, 2010
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Learning, Information and Risk in User Adjustment Processes: Role of Behavior Experiments
International workshop on day-to day dynamics in transportation networks. Salerno, Italy, December 2009
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Transportation System Intelligence: The Promise and Continuing Opportunities
Invited presentation at ADVANCING CANADA’S COMPETITIVE ADVANTAGE: A National Forum on Management, HEC Montreal, October 1, 2009
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(video available at http://neumann.hec.ca/audiovisuel/applications/antilope/fichiers_asx/30995_nancy_1oct_13h30.asx)

Evacuation Plan Design: Objectives, Formulations and Algorithms
Invited keynote presentation, ICEM 2009 International Conference on Evacuation Modeling, Scheveningen, NL, September 23-25, 2009
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Technology Assisted Behavior Change: Towards Sustainable and Energy Efficient Transportation
Northwestern University-Argonne National Labs Workshop in Energy Demand, March 17, 2009
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Also available on YouTube

Pushing the Envelope: Managing Transportation Systems Under Competing Objectives
CIT 2008 International Conference and Annual Meeting of Chinese Institute of TransportationKaohsiung City, Taiwan, R.O.C, December 4, 2008
An earlier version of this talk was delivered as a keynote presentation at the IGCR 08 4th International Gulf Conference on RoadsDoha, Qatar, November 10-13, 2008
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Improving Travel Reliability Through Predictive Traveler Information
National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan, R.O.C., December 3, 2008
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Modeling Driving Behavior as a Hazard-Based Risk-Taking Process
Recent Developments in Microscopic Traffic Simulation Master class, TU Delft and TRAIL Delft, The Netherlands, September 16, 2008
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Adaptive Estimation of Speed-Density Relations for Online Network Traffic Prediction
Greenshields 75th Symposium, Woods Hole, MA, July 9, 2008
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Integrated Multimodal Urban Corridor Management: The Potential Role of Bus Rapid Transit
Transport Chicagos, Chicago, IL, June 6, 2008 
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Developments in Intelligent Transportation Systems Research and Applications
CILT ICM and International Conference, Hong Kong, Republic of China, May 27-31, 2008
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Integration Across Goals
Nextrans Summit Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, May 5, 2008
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Predictive Strategies for Real-Time Pricing, Information and Traffic/Access Controls
University Transportation Research Center, Region II, Manhattan, NY, February 22, 2008 
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Congestion Management in a Rapidly Growing Economy: Optimizing Transportation Network Performance
MTTBR 2008: 1st Mass Transit and Travel Behavior Research Conference, Indo-US Science and Technology ForumIIT - Guwahati, India, February 12-15, 2008
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Application and Validation of a Dynamic Freight Simulation-Assignment Model to a Large-scale Intermodal Rail Network: The Pan-European Case
87th Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board, Washington, D.C., January 2008
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Modeling Driver Behavior as a Sequential Risk-Taking Task
87th Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board, Washington, D.C., January 2008
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From Existing Accident-Free Car-Following Models to Colliding Particles: Exploration and Assessment
87th Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board, Washington, D.C., January 2008
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Accelerating Innovation in Intelligent Transportation Systems
Research and Application, Northwestern University, December 12, 2007
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Fueling the Debate: Network Modeling, Behavior Change, and Intelligent Transportaion
Solutions to Support Transportation Decision-Making Policies, Northwestern University, December 3, 2007
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The Greening of Freight in Europe: Assessing the Market Potential of New Services and Lower Barriers Using a Dynamic Intermodal Simulation Assignment Methodology
2nd Annual National Freight Conference, Long Beach, CA, December 2007
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Multi-Criterion Dynamic User Equilibrium Models and Algorithms for Road Pricing, Applications with Heterogeneous Users
INFORMS Annual Meeting 2007, Seattle, WA
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Gap-driven Algorithms for the Time-Dependent User Equilibrium Problem on Large Networks
INFORMS Annual Meeting 2007, Seattle, WA
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Dynamic Pricing, Managed Lanes and Integrated Corridor Management: Challenges for Advanced Network Modeling Methodologies
Georgia Institute of Technology, November 2007
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Intelligent Transportation Solutions for Sustainable City Logistics: Issues and Prospects
City Logistics Expo, April 2007, Padova, Italy
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Logistics in Real-Time: Inventory Routing Operations Under Stochastic Demand
International Workshop on Distribution Logistics, October 2006, Brescia, Italy
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