Category: Seminar

  • 12-05-22
    The Future of Artificial Intelligence and the Workforce

    May 12, 2022 Carnegie Mellon University and CCAC hosted a panel discussion, “The Future of Artificial Intelligence and the Workforce,” which included speakers:  Mobility21 UTC partner and CCAC professor Dr. Justin Starr, Joel Reed of the Pittsburgh Robotics Network, Michael Sebetich of Argo AI, and Mark Kamlet of Carnegie Mellon University. The panel dispelled common do whatever you want to update

  • 23-03-22
    Rail-Volution Hosts Webinar “Communicating to a Changing Rider Base”

    March 23, 2022 Mobility21 UTC researcher Megan Ryerson from the University of Pennsylvania joined an expert panel in the field of transportation for a Rail-Volution webinar, “Communicating to a Changing Rider Base.”  The webinar addressed changing ridership patterns and priorities for transit service delivery.

  • 11-02-22
    Smart Mobility Connection Featuring Mark McCord

    February 11, 2022 Today’s Smart Mobility Connection session featured Mobility21 UTC Researcher Mark McCord.   He discussed his project, co-authored with Rabi Mishalani, Benjamin Coifman, Harsh Shah, and Shahrzad Charmchi Toosi of The Ohio State University, “Monitoring Roadway Vehicle Miles Traveled using Video Imagery from Transit Buses in Operational Use.”  Watch his presentation here.

  • 09-12-21
    Mobility21 Presents at Transportation Engineering & Safety Conference

    December 9, 2021 Mobility21 presented the Transportation Engineering and Safety Conference session “Welcome to the Smart Cities – Managing AI in Transportation.”  This conference session provided a preview of several topics included in the executive education session, including an overview of technology and AI impacts in transportation today, AI and predictive analytics and how to do whatever you want to update

  • 03-12-21
    Smart Mobility Connection Featuring Sarah Fox

    December 3, 2021 Today’s Smart Mobility Connection session featured Mobility21 UTC Researcher Sarah Fox.   She discussed her project, “Centering Operators’ Perspectives in Designing the Future of Transit Work.” Watch her presentation here.

  • 16-11-21
    Dates Announced for 2022 Executive Education Program “Managing AI in Transportation”

    Carnegie Mellon University’s Traffic21 and the Heinz College of Information Systems and Public Policy announce the dates for the 2022 executive education program, “Managing AI in Transportation.”  The virtual session will be held May 2 – 6, 2022. The program was developed by the experts at Heinz College’s Traffic21 Institute to explore critical areas that do whatever you want to update

  • 04-11-21
    Traffic21/Mobility21 University Transportation Center Deployment Partner Consortium Symposium Held

    November 4, 2021 The Traffic21/Mobility21 University Transportation Center Deployment Partner Consortium Symposium kicked off earlier today with the Mobility21 UTC Director, Raj Rajkumar, providing a welcome and an overview of updates on activities and plans at the Mobility21 National University Transportation Center. The keynote speaker for 2021 Symposium was Yassmin Gramian, Secretary of Transportation, Pennsylvania do whatever you want to update

  • 30-08-21
    Mobility21 Fall Semester Smart Mobility Connection Series Kicks Off with Presentation by Dr. Constantine Samaras and Allante’ Whitmore

    August 30, 2021 We are excited for the start of a new fall semester.  Please join us for the return of the Smart Mobility Connection (SMC) seminar series! Friday, September 10, 2021 from Noon-1:00pm (eastern), hear Allanté Whitmore and Constantine Samaras speak on their project, “Opportunities for Shared Autonomous Mobility Technology in Public Transit Systems do whatever you want to update

  • 09-06-21
    Mobility21 Researcher Presents PSPE Continuing Education Course

    June 9, 2021 Mobility21 Executive Director Stan Caldwell presented the continuing education course “Technology and Trends in Vehicle Automation” to the Pennsylvania Society of Professional Engineers.  The course explained AV technology and trends and highlighted infrastructure applications and AV policy in Pennsylvania, and ended with a robust discussion on AV technology and policy.  View the do whatever you want to update

  • 28-05-21
    CMU Graduates First Cohort from New Executive Education Program “Managing AI in Transportation”

    The week of May 3, 2021, the first cohort of students attended the Carnegie Mellon University’s Heinz College of Information Systems and Public Policy’s new executive education program focusing on the role of artificial intelligence (AI) in the transportation industry. The inaugural cohort included representatives of government, non-profit, industry and association leaders. The new program, do whatever you want to update

  • 12-03-21
    Smart Mobility Connection Features Jeremy Michalek

    March 12, 2021 Today’s Smart Mobility Connection session featured Mobility21 UTC Researcher Jeremy Michalek.   He discussed his project, “Uber/Lyft Implications: Vehicle Ownership, Transit, Electrification, Air Emissions, Traffic Externalities, and Equity.”  Watch his presentation here.

  • 19-02-21
    Smart Mobility Connection Features Maxine Eskenazi, Alan Black and Yulan Feng

    February 19, 2021 Today’s Smart Mobility Connection session featured Mobility21 UTC Researchers Maxine Eskenazi, Alan Black and Yulan Feng.   They discussed their project, “GetGoing and Better Mobility for All.”  Watch their presentation here.

  • 05-02-21
    Smart Mobility Connection Features Rahul Mangharam

    November 13, 2020 Today’s Smart Mobility Connection session featured Mobility21 UTC Researcher Rahul Mangharam.   Rahul discussed his project, “F1Tenth Autonomous Racing.”  Watch his presentation here.

  • 25-01-21
    Mobility21 Spring Semester Smart Mobility Connection Seminar Series Kicks Off with Presentation by Dr. Rahul Mangharam

    January 25, 2021 The Mobility21 UTC is resuming the Smart Mobility Connection Seminar Series (SMC) with the start of spring semester. Please join us on Friday, February 5, 2021 from Noon-1:00pm, as we kick off the semester with Rahul Mangharam from the University of Pennsylvania, speaking on his project, “F1Tenth Autonomous Racing.” To register for do whatever you want to update

  • 04-12-20
    Smart Mobility Connection Features Carlee Joe-Wong

    December 4, 2020 Today’s Smart Mobility Connection session featured Mobility21 UTC Researcher Carlee Joe-Wong.  Carlee discussed her project, “Incentivizing Taxi Movement for Balanced City-Wide Services.”  Watch her presentation here.

  • 13-11-20
    Smart Mobility Connection Features Peter Zhang

    November 13, 2020 Today’s Smart Mobility Connection session featured Mobility21 UTC Researcher Peter Zhang.   Peter discussed his project, “Gaps and Opportunities in School Bus Transportation.”  Watch his presentation here.

  • 30-10-20
    Smart Mobility Connection Features Mark McCord

    October 30, 2020 Today’s Smart Mobility Connection session featured Mobility21 UTC Researcher and the Ohio State University Professor Mark McCord.  Professor McCord discussed his project, “Time-of-Day Traffic Volumes Using Video Imagery Obtained from Transit Buses in Regular Operations,” which is co-authored by Rabi Mishalani, and Benjamin Coifman.  Watch his presentation here.  

  • 09-10-20
    Smart Mobility Connection Features Jon Peha

    October 9, 2020 Today’s Smart Mobility Connection session featured Mobility21 UTC Researcher Jon Peha, Professor at Carnegie Mellon University, in the Dept. of Engineering & Public Policy and the Dept. of Electrical & Computer Engineering.  Professor Peha discussed “Spectrum Policies for Connected Vehicles.”   Watch his presentation here.

  • 08-10-20
    UTCs present at National Council of Workforce Educators National Conference

    October 8, 2020 Yesterday, Lisa Kay Schweyer, Program Manager for the Mobility21 UTC, Bob Koch, Professor of the Community College of Allegheny County Automotive Technology Program, Missy Blair, Program Manager/Certified MSF RiderCoach and Traffic Survival School Instructor of the Pima County Community College Center for Transportation Training and member of the Pacific Southwest Region UTC do whatever you want to update

  • 06-10-20
    Equitable Future of Transportation Panel featured Mobility21 Diversity Fellow

    October 6, 2020 Mobility21 Diversity Fellow Allanté Whitmore was a panelist on The Equitable Future of Transportation seminar held by the CMU and University of Pittsburgh Local Government Club. She discussed the role of equity in transportation, next-generation transportation technologies, and local municipalities’ decision-making.

  • 25-09-20
    Smart Mobility Connection Seminar Features Corey Harper

    September 25, 2020 Today’s Smart Mobility Connection session featured Dr. Corey Harper, Mobility21 UTC researcher and Incoming Assistant Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Heinz School of Public Policy at Carnegie Mellon University.  Dr. Harper discussed “Advancing Towards a Smarter and More Sustainable Transportation System.”   Watch his presentation here.

  • 23-09-20
    Researchers and Community Partner Share Results from Smart Mobility Challenge Project

    September 23, 2020 Earlier today, Mobility21 UTC researchers Sean Qian and Rick Grahn joined Lynn Manion and Amy Mathieson, community partners from RideACTA and Lisa Kay Schweyer, Program Manager for the Mobility21 UTC to share the results of the Smart Mobility Challenge project, Data-driven mobility service design: a case study for Moon Township.  Over 60 do whatever you want to update

  • 23-09-20
    COVID-19 and the Future of Our Cities: The Future of Work

    September 23, 2020 Mobility21 UTC researcher Ray Gastil moderated a panel discussion on “COVID-19 and the Future of Our Cities: The Future of Work.”  The discussion highlighted how “The current pandemic accelerates profound societal shifts that will have lasting effects on how we work going forward. With many employers successfully transitioning to remote work, we do whatever you want to update

  • 22-09-20
    Inaugural Bus Technology Summit Includes Presentation by Mobility21 Executive Director

    September 22, 2020 Mobility21 Executive Director Stan Caldwell discussed his UTC research on disruptive transportation technology trends at the inaugural Bus Technology Summit in a session titled, “Embracing Technology Disruptions with Cautious Optimism in the COVID Era.”  This summit was presented by School Transportation News.

  • 11-09-20
    Smart Mobility Connection Seminar Features Megan Ryerson

    September 11, 2020 Today’s Smart Mobility Connection session featured Megan Ryerson, Mobility21 UTC researcher, UPS Chair of Transportation, an Associate Professor of City & Regional Planning and Electrical & Systems Engineering and the first Associate Dean for Research at University of Pennsylvania’s Weitzman School of Design .  Over 200 people signed up to hear her do whatever you want to update