ITS in Academics

ITS University Workshop #4
September 22-23, 2016 | ITS America Headquarters in Washington, D.C.

Day 2 Presentation | September 23, 2016

Other ITS PCB Resources

Presenter: David Jackson
Presenter's Org: U.S. Department of Transportation (U.S. DOT), Volpe Center

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The slides in this presentation are branded with the U.S. DOT triskelion logo.

Slide 1: Other ITS PCB Resources (10:15-10:35)

  • ITS ePrimer (ITE)
  • ITS Standards/ITS Transit Standards (ITE)
  • SBIR Grants -
    • MS/HS ITS/CV/AV Lesson Plans
    • Community College/Trade School ITS/CV/AV Lesson Plans
  • T3 Webinars
  • ITE Student Chapter Outreach (ITE/NCSU)
  • Other ITE relevant activities (10:35-10:45)

Slide 2: ITS ePrimer

  • Collaboration ITE, APTA and ITS America
  • 14 online modules, with multi-media examples
  • Key elements include:
    • Technical content
    • Navigation to individual modules
    • Links to video and interactive material
    • Training and resource links
    • Feedback links
  • Posted 2014
  • Updates 2016-2017
  • 4 webinars in March 2016 covering 7 updated modules

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Slide 3: ITS ePrimer

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Slide 4: ITS Standards/ITS Transit Standards

  • FREE, 1.5-2 hour modules that teach how to procure, implement, and operate ITS standards-based devices
  • First posted 2013
  • 48 general ITS Standards Training Modules online
  • 11 ITS Transit Standards Training online
  • New Training Modules in 2017
    • 8 ITS Standards
    • 10 ITS Transit Standards
    • 8 ITS Standards updated

(https://www.pcb.its.dot.gov/stds_training.aspx)

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Slide 5: General ITS Standards Training Modules

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Slide 6: ITS Transit Standards Training Modules

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Slide 7: Small Business Innovative Research Grants

  • Using SBIR Grants since 2014
  • 2 SBIR-funded trials underway to develop ITS-CV educational lesson plans for secondary and higher education use
  • Small businesses plan to expand their educational products well beyond their partner schools over the next couple of years.
  • NanoSonic, Inc. (Dr. Richard Claus)
    • Secondary education ITS-CV curricula and supplemental demonstration packages
    • Giles County School District, Virginia
    • Completion September 2017
  • Integrated Global Dimensions, LLC (Valerie Lefler)
    • Transportation Tech: Community Colleges/Technical Schools ITS-CV Curricula and Credential Development (resource catalog & network)
    • Metropolitan Community College in Omaha, Nebraska
    • Completion September 2018

[This slide contains four logos: NanoSonic | Putting nanotechnology to work; STEM; Transportation Tech; and IGD | Integrated Global Dimensions | See your work change the world.]

Slide 8: T3* Webinars

* Talking Transportation Technologies

https://www.pcb.its.dot.gov/t3_webinars.aspx

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Slide 9: T3 Webinars and Archive

  • Online, 90 minute, interactive seminars
  • FREE by ITS PCB Program
  • Past webinars available through T3 archive (posted 3-4 weeks after live event)
  • Professional Development Hours (PDHs) eligible
  • Invite T3 Webinars proposal:
    • Highlight an ITS related case study, problem solving challenge, or topic
  • To join announcement list:
    • Send email to T3@dot.gov with the subject line “Add to Email List.”

Just added to T3 Archive:

  • Supporting Freight Operations with ITS
  • Connected Vehicle and Rural Road Weather Management

T3 Webinar Series:

  • Automated Vehicle Awareness Series (2015-2017)
  • Open Payment Series (2016-2017)
  • Mobility On Demand Series (2017-2019)
  • Smart Cities Awareness Series (2017-2020)

Register at: www.pcb.its.dot.gov

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Slide 10: ITE Student Chapter Outreach

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Slide 11: ITE Student Chapter ITS Series

Developed for the ITS Joint Program Office

  1. Intelligent Transportation Systems: Is it the Right Career Choice for You? (23 slides)
  2. ITS Grand Challenges: How Can You Help Meet Them? (21 slides)
  3. ITS Technologies: How Do I Prepare For a Career? (20 slides)
  4. + 3 brief ITS Career Case Study briefs

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For more information, contact:

Michelle Noch
ITS Professional Capacity Building Program Manager
ITS Joint Program Office
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Research and Technology (OST-R)
U.S. Department of Transportation
202-366-0278
Michelle.Noch@dot.gov

 

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