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Mega-Regions Joint Subcommittee of ADA20

Gian-Claudia Sciara, University of California, Davis, presiding
Annual Business Meeting
Tuesday, January 15, 2013
3:45PM- 5:30PM
Hilton Hotel - Cardozo


Time Section Presented By
3:45 - 4:00

1. Call to Order & Welcome

a. Introductions

Gian-Claudia Sciara

All Attendees

4:00 - 4:30 2. Subcommittee Business
  • 2013 meeting activities
    • TRB Meeting Review
    • 2014 Paper call - due April 2014
  • Connected Places: Freight Movement and Megaregions - FHWA/FTA Peer Exchange
  • Subcommittee website - link to FHWA
Gian-Claudia SciaraFred Bower, FHWA; William Lyons, Volpe Center), Dr. Catherine Ross (CQGRD, Ga. Tech)
Fred Bowers
4:30 - 4:35 3. FHWA & Volpe Center Update
FHWA-sponsored Megaregion Activities
Megaregions research coordination group
William Lyons / Haley Peckett (Volpe Center)
4:30 - 4:35 4. Update from University of California, Davis
Regional Advanced Environmental Mitigation of Transportation Investments: California
Gian-Claudia Sciara
4:40 - 5:00 5. Special Presentation:
Megaregion Planning: State of Practice in Metropolitan Planning Organizations and State Departments of Transportation
Dr. Catherine Ross
Center for Quality Growth and Regional Development
Georgia Institute of Technology
5:00 - 5:20 6. Special Presentation:
American Planning Association's Comprehensive Plan Standards for Sustaining Places
David Rouse, AICP
Director of Research
American Planning Association
5:20 - 5:30 7. Information Sharing  
5:30 Adjourn  

Latest Research in Planning for Mega-Regions

Monday, January 13, 2014 4:15PM - 6:00PM Hilton, International Center Poster Session
Practice Ready Papers Planning and Forecasting
Gian-Claudia Sciara, University of California, Davis, presiding

Sponsored By:

Metropolitan Policy, Planning, and Processes (ADA20)

No description available - No agenda available

Jobs-Housing Balance and Job Accessibility in Beijing
Haixiao Pan, Tongji University, China, presenter
Yanbo Ge, Tongji University, China, presenter 14-5416** C07

Megaregions--The Economic Ties: Case Study of the Chesapeake Mega-Region
Ting Ma, National Center for Smart Growth Research and Education, presenter
Frederick Ducca, University of Maryland, College Park, presenter
Timothy F. Welch, Georgia Institute of Technology, presenter
Supin Li Yoder, Federal Highway Administration, presenter
Rolf Moeckel, University of Maryland, presenter 14-4509** C09

Supply Chain Consistent Threshold Accessibility Measures for Mega-Region Economic Development
Sharada R. Vadali, Texas A&M Transportation Institute, presenter 14-5494 C05

Updated: 12/18/2013
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