Seminars

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Fall 2017 PSR Research Seminars

Wednesday, September 27 - 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

Scalable Microscopic and Macroscopic Management of Urban Traffic Systems

Speaker:
Ketan Savla
Assistant Professor
USC Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering

Location: USC - Ralph and Goldy Lewis Hall (RGL) 101 Auditorium, RSVP to Doug Feldman (feldmand@price.usc.edu)


Friday, October 13 - 1:40 PM to 3:00 PM

Network Congestion Effect of E-Hailing Transportation Services - Sponsored by NCST

Speaker:
Jeff Ban
Associate Professor
Department of Civil and Evironmental Engineering, University of Washington

Location: UC Davis 1605 Tilia, Room 1103, West Village

For more information, visit the UC Davis NCST Website


Wednesday, November 1 - 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

An Empirical Analysis of Digital Freight Matching Technology Adoption and Usage

Speaker:
Seiji Steimetz
Professor and Chair, Department of Economics
California State University, Long Beach

Location: USC - Ralph and Goldy Lewis Hall (RGL) 101 Auditorium, RSVP to Doug Feldman (feldmand@price.usc.edu)

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Wednesday, November 15 - 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM Postponed

Recalibrating the City: Advocacy by Design 

Speaker:
Mia Lehrer
Founder and President of Mia Lehrer + Associates
Landscape Architecture

Location: USC - Ralph and Goldy Lewis Hall (RGL) 101 Auditorium, RSVP to Doug Feldman (feldmand@price.usc.edu)


Friday, November 17 - 1:40 PM to 3:00 PM

Driving More Sustainable Mobility - Sponsored by NCST

Speaker:
Adam Gromnis
Global Lead on Sustainability and Environmental Impact within the Policy & communications Team
Uber

Location: UC Davis - 1605 Tilia, Room 1103, West Village

For more information, visit the UC Davis NCST Website


Wednesday, November 29 - 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

Business Model Development in Urban Freight

Speaker:
Jon Williamsson, Ph.D.
Researcher, VREF Visiting Scholar
University of gothenburg, School of Business, Economics and Law
Industrial and Financial Management & Logistics

Location: USC Gateway, Conference Room 100B, RSVP to Doug Feldman (feldmand@price.usc.edu)

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Fall 2017 PSR Practitioner Speaker Series

Wednesday, October 4 - 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

WOMEN IN ACADEMIA: WHAT DOES IT TAKE TO REACH THE TOP?

Speaker:
Elizabeth Daley
Executive Director
USC Institute for Multimedia Literacy

Karen Symms Gallagher
Dean
USC Rossier School of Education

Location: USC - Ralph and Goldy Lewis Hall (RGL) 101 Auditorium, RSVP to Victoria Valentine Deguzman (victoriv@price.usc.edu)

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Tuesday, November 7 - 5:00PM Reception & 6:00PM Panel

Industry Outlook CV/AV Panel

Moderator:
Lisa Schweitzer
Associate Professor
Sol Price School of Public Policy

Panel Speakers:
Steven Gota
Deputy Executive Officer
Highway Program
LA Metro

Jim Misener
Senior Director,
Technical Standards
Qualcomm

Greg Larson
Chief, Office of Traffic Operations Research, Innovation and System Information
Caltrans Division of Research

Sam Morrissey
Associate Vice President
Iteris, Inc.

Location: USC - Tutor Hall (RTH) 256 Board Room, RSVP to Doug Feldman (feldmand@price.usc.edu)

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Tuesday, December 5 - 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

From "Wet Behind my Ears" to "Wise Beyond my Years"

Speaker: Susan Metros
Founder and Principal
Metros Consulting

Location: USC - Ralph and Goldy Lewis Hall (RGL) 308, RSVP to Maddie Bhattacharyya (mbhattac@usc.edu)

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Spring 2017 METRANS Research Seminars

Wednesday, January 18 - 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

Quantifying the Impact of Next-Generation Modes of Delivery

Speakers:
John Carlsson
Assistant Professor of Industrial and Systems Engineering
USC Viterbi School of Engineering

Location: USC University Park Campus - Hughes Aircraft Electrical Engineerng Building (EEB) 248 , RSVP to Nicole Guo (haichaog@usc.edu)

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Wednesday, February 1 - 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

The Decline in Inter- and Intra-Urban Mobility and Its Impact on Passenger Travel 

Speakers:
Gary Painter
Professor of Public Policy, USC Price School of public Policy
Director of Social Policy, USC Price Center for Social Innovation 

Location: USC - Ralph and Goldy Lewis Hall (RGL) 100, RSVP to Nicole Guo (haichaog@usc.edu)

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Friday, February 10 - 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM 

Dense Enough To Be Brilliant: Patents, Urbanization, and Transportation in Nineteenth Century America  

Speakers:
Elisabeth Perlman
Center for Economic Studies, U.S. Census Bureau
Ph.D. Candidate, Boston University, Department of Economics

Location: USC - Ralph and Goldy Lewis Hall (RGL) 308, RSVP to Nicole Guo (haichaog@usc.edu)

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Wednesday, March 29 - 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM 

Different Ways to get to the Same Workplace: How Does Workplace Location Relate to Commuting by Different Income Groups 

Speaker:
Lingqian Hu
Associate Professor
School of Architecture and Urban Planning
University of Wisconsin-Milwakee

Location: USC Ralph and Goldy Lewis Hall (RGL) 100, RSVP to Nicole Guo (haichaog@usc.edu) or visit this webpage

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Wednesday, April 12 - 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM 

Student Transportation Research Showcase:
Disparities in Access to Opportunities across Neighborhood Types: Evidence from the Los Angeles region
Speaker:

Eun Shin Jin
Ph.D. Candidate in Urban Planning and Development , USC Sol Price School of Public Policy

Warehouse Location Choice: A Case Study in Los Angeles, CA
Speaker:
Sanggyun Kang

Ph.D. Candidate in Urban Planning and Development, USC Sol Price School of Public Policy

RSVP to Nicole Guo (haichaog@usc.edu) or visit this webpage

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Wednesday, April 19 - 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM 

Student Transportation Research Showcase:
The impact of health conditions on senior driving: A national-level longitudinal study using the Health and Retirement Study (HRS) 
Speaker:

Xize Wang
Ph.D. Candidate in Urban Plannign and Development, USC Sol Price School of Public Policy

China's One Belt, One Road Initiative and the Future Economic Geography of Eurasia
Speaker:
Nathan Hutson

Ph.D. Candidate in Urban Planning and Development, USC Sol Price School of Public Policy

RSVP to Nicole Guo (haichaog@usc.edu) or visit this webpage

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Spring 2017 METRANS Practitioner Speaker Series

Wednesday, February 8 - 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

Lunch with Meredith Canterbury

Speaker:
Meredith Canterbury
Senior GIS Specialist, LSA

Location: USC - Verna and Peter Dauterive Hall (VPD) 103, RSVP to Nicole Guo (haichaog@usc.edu) or visit this webpage

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Wednesday, February 22 - 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

Lunch with Steven Mateer

Speaker:
Steven Mateer
Transportation Planning Manager, L.A. Metro

Location: USC - Ralph and Goldy Lewis Hall (RGL) 100, RSVP to Nicole Guo (haichaog@usc.edu)

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Friday, February 24 - 12:00PM to 1:30PM

Lunch with Eric Plosky

Speaker:
Eric Plosky
Chief of Transportation Planning
USDOT Volpe Center

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Wednesday, March 1 - 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM 

Career Panel Discussion: Get the Job!

Moderator:
Dan Beal

Transportation Consultant

Panelists:
Kate Amissah
Metro
Fred Chang
Iteris
Caitlin Shankle
Kittelson & Associates
Emily Finkel
Fehr & Peers

Location: USC - Ralph and Goldy Lewis Hall (RGL) 100, RSVP to Nicole Guo (haichaog@usc.edu) or visit this webpage

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Tuesday, March 21 - 5:00 PM (Reception) 6:00 PM (Program)

Juggling Crystal Balls: Tackling LA County's Transportation Future

Speaker:
Therese McMillan
Chief Planning Officer, LA Metro

Location: USC - Doheny Memoral Library 233/240, RSVP to Nicole Guo (haichaog@usc.edu) or visit this webpage

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Wednesday, April 5 - 12:00PM to 1:30 PM 

Metro - Leading Mobility in Los Angeles County

Speaker:
John Fasana
Chair of Los Angeles Metro Board of Directors and Mayor Pro Tem 
City of Duarte

Location: USC - Ralph and Goldy Lewis Hall (RGL) 100, RSVP to Nicole Guo (haichaog@usc.edu) or visit this webpage

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Fall 2016 METRANS Research Seminars

 

Wednesday, September 7 - 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

Have App Will Travel: Comparing the Price & Speed of Fifty CTA & UberPool Trips in Chicago

Speakers:
Joseph Schwieterman
Director, Chaddick Institute for Metropolitan Development
Visiting Scholar from DePaul University School of Public Services

Location: USC - Doheny Memorial Library (DML) 240 , RSVP to Nicole Guo (haichaog@usc.edu)

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Wednesday, September 21 - 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM 

Agglomerations in Los Angeles

Speakers:
Peter Gordon
Emeritus Professor, USC Sol Price School of Public Policy
John Cho
Associate Regional Planner, Southern California Association of Governments

Location: USC - Ralph and Goldy Lewis Hall (RGL) 308, RSVP to Nicole Guo (haichaog@usc.edu)

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Wednesday, October 12 - 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

Supply Chain Consolidation and Cooperation in the Agricultural Industry

Speakers:
Maged Dessouky

Professor of Industrial and Systems Engineering
USC Viterbi School of Engineering

Wentao Zhang
Ph. D. Candidate, Industrial Systems and Engineering
USC Viterbi School of Engineering

Location: USC Main Campus Room TBD, RSVP to Nicole Guo (haichaog@usc.edu)

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Friday, October 14 - 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

Association of Collegiate Schools of Planning Seminar Series

Speakers:

Why do Warehouse Decentralize More in Certain Metropolitan Areas
Sanggyun Kang

Ph.D Candidate in Urban Planning and Development, USC

The Ecology of Walking to School Experience: Children's and Parent's Perceptions from City Heights
Hue-Tam Jamme

Ph.D Student in Urban Planning and Development, USC

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Monday, October 21 - 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

Associate of Collegiate Schools of Planning Seminar Series

Speakers:

A Longitudinal Analysis of Environmental Justice in Warehousing Location
Quan Yuan
Ph.D. Student in Planning and Policy Development
USC Sol Price School of Public Policy

Access to Diverse Opportunities in Segregated Ethnic Neighborhoods: The Case of Los Angeles Metropolitan Area
Eun Jin Shin
Ph.D. Candidate
USC Sol Price School of Public Policy

Sustainability and Displacement: Assesing the Spatial Pattern of Residential Moves Near Rail Transit in Los Angeles County
Raul Santiago-Bartolomei
3rd year Ph.D. in Urban Planning and Development

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Tuesday, October 18 - 12:15 PM to 1:30 PM

Measure M: Yes or No on Sales Tax Measure for LA Transit

Moderator:
Lisa Schweitzer

USC Price

Speakers:
Laura Nelson
L.A. Times
Stephanie Wiggins
L.A. Metro
Damien Goodman
Crenshaw Subway Coalition
Jeffrey Sellers
USC Dornsife
Mark Philips
USC Price 

Location: USC - Ralph and Goldy Lewis Hall (RGL) 100 

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Tuesday, October 25 - 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM

The California Cut Flower Industry: A Case for Transportation Consolidation

Speakers:
Maged Dessouky
Professor of Industrial and Systems Engineering
USC Viterbi School of Engineering

Location: CSULB Foundation Building, FND 175, RSVP to Royce De Rivera (royce.derivera-sa@csulb.edu)

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Tuesday, November 1 - 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Mitigating Urban Freight Through Effective Management of Truck Chassis: Lessons from the Pool of Pools

Speakers:

Thomas O'Brien
Executive Director, Center for International Trade and Transportation
Associate Director of CSULB Programs, METRANS

Location: CSULB Foundation Building, FND 175, RSVP to Royce De Rivera (royce.derivera-sa@csulb.edu)

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Thursday, November 10 - 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

Two Case Studies on Land Use Impacts of Rail Transit in China

Speakers:
Haishan Xia
Professor/Dean
School of Architecture and Design, Beijing Jiaotong University

Chun Zhang
Associate Professor/Vice Dean, Dept. of Urban Planning
School of Architecture and Design, Beijing Jiaotong University

Location: USC Ralph and Goldy Lewis Hall (RGL) 308, RSVP to Nicole Guo (haichaog@usc.edu)

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Wednesday, November 16 - 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

Mitigating Urban Freight Through Effective Management of Truck Chassis:  Lesssons from the Pool of Pools

Speakers:
Thomas O'Brien

Executive Director, Center for International Trade and Transportation
Associate Director of CSULB Programs, METRANS

Location: USC Ralph and Goldy Lewis Hall (RGL) 100, RSVP to Nicole Guo (haichaog@usc.edu)

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Tuesday, December 6 - 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM

The Aspirations and Practices of Port Connectivity in Global Tangier

Speakers:
Janell Rothenberg
Ph. D in Sociocultural Anthropology, UCLA
Postdoctoral Fellow, Institute for Middle East Studies, GWU

Location: CSULB SPA Building - Room 208, RSVP to Royce De Rivera (royce.derivera-sa@csulb.edu)

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Summer 2016 METRANS Research Seminars

 

Thursday, August 4 - 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

The Rise of Instant Delivery Services in European Cities: What are the Potential Impacts on the Urban Freight Routine?

Speakers:
Visiting Professor Laetitia Dablanc

Location: USC – University Gateway (UGW) 100 B

The seminar will begin with complimentary lunch at noon. PLEASE RSVP so that we can reserve your lunch.

To secure your space at lunch and the seminar you may simply follow the link http://tinyurl.com/Dablanc and we will add you to the attendee list.

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Friday, August 12 - 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

Transit-Oriented Development and Community Sense: A Case Study in Hong Kong

Speakers:
Sylvia He

Assistant Professor
Chinese University of Hong Kong

Location: USC - RGL 308, RSVP to Kaitlyn Zhang at (kenanzha@usc.edu)

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Wednesday, August 31- 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM

Regional Governance of a Port in China

Speakers:
Paige Zhuang
Professor
Logistics Department of the Maritime Academy at Ningno University

Location: CSULB Foundation Building, FND 210, RSVP to Royce De Rivera at (royce.derivera-sa@csulb.edu)

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Spring 2016 METRANS Research Seminars

 

Wednesday, February 10 - 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

Analysis and Prediction of Spatiotemporal Impact

Speakers:
Cyrus Shahabi
Director, Integrated Media Systems Center
Professor of Comp. Science and Elec. Eng.
USC Viterbi School of Engineering
Ugur Demiryurek
Associate Director, IMSC
USC Viterbi School of Engineering

Location: USC – Ralph and Goldy Lewis Hall (RGL) 101, RSVP to Victoria Valentine Deguzman (victoriv@price.usc.edu)

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Tuesday, February 23 - 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM - Jointly Sponsored by USC Price Urban Growth Seminars

Urban Design and Street Typology: Do They Matter?

Speaker: William Riggs
Assistant Professor of City & Regional Planning
College of Architecture and Environmental Design, Cal Poly San Luis Obispo

Location: USC – Ralph and Goldy Lewis Hall (RGL) 101, RSVP to Victoria Valentine Deguzman (victoriv@price.usc.edu)

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Wednesday, March 2 - 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM - Jointly Sponsored by Associated Students of Planning and Development at USC (ASPD)

Is Los Angeles Becoming Transit Oriented?

Speaker: Genevieve Giuliano
Director, METRANS Transportation Center
Professor, Margaret and John Ferraro Chair in Effective Local Government
USC Sol Price School of Public Policy

Location: USC – Ralph and Goldy Lewis Hall (RGL) 101, RSVP to Victoria Valentine Deguzman (victoriv@price.usc.edu)

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Wednesday, March 9 - 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

Regional Governance of a Port in China

Speaker: Paige Zhuang
Visiting Scholar, California State University Long Beach
Professor, Maritime College, Ningbo University, China

Location: USC – Ralph and Goldy Lewis Hall (RGL) 101, RSVP to Victoria Valentine Deguzman (victoriv@price.usc.edu)

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Wednesday, April 13 - 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM - Jointly Sponsored by American Planning Association, USC Student Chapter (APA USC)

Cities and Economics Growth

Speaker: Peter Gordon
Professor Emeritus
USC Sol Price School of Public Policy

Location: USC – Ralph and Goldy Lewis Hall (RGL) 101, RSVP to Victoria Valentine Deguzman (victoriv@price.usc.edu)

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Wednesday, April 20 - 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

Will Millennials Keep their Driving Low When they Move Back to the Suburbs? A National Inquiry

Speaker: Xize Wang
Ph.D. Candidate in Urban Planning
USC Sol Price School of Public Policy

Location: UGW 100b, RSVP to Victoria Valentine Deguzman (victoriv@price.usc.edu)

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Fall 2015 METRANS Research Seminars

 

 

Wednesday, September 16 — Jointly sponsored by the National Center for Sustainable Transportation

The Future of Travel Demand

Speaker: Susan Handy
Professor, Department of Environmental Science and Policy,
University of California, Davis
Director, National Center for Sustainable Transportation

Location: USC Main Campus, RSVP to Victoria Valentine Deguzman (victoriv@price.usc.edu)

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Wednesday, October 24 — Jointly sponsored by METRANS and CSULB College of Business Administration

Noise Mapping Of Container Terminals at Ports Of Long Beach & Los Angeles

Speakers:
Dr. I-Hung Khoo
Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering
California State University, Long Beach
Dr. Tang-Hung Nguyen
Professor, Department of Civil Engineering and Construction Engineering Management
California State University, Long Beach

Location: CSULB CBA 125

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Thursday, November 5 - 6:30-8:00pm  

Tracking Truck Movements At The Ports Of Long Beach & Los Angeles

Speaker: Dr. Burkhard Englert
Chair, Department of Computer Science
California State University, Long Beach

Location: 1000 N. Studebaker Road, Long Beach, 90815 - CITT

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Wednesday, November 11— 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM — Jointly sponsored by the students of the USC Price International Policy, Planning and Management Program (IPPAM)

A Progress Report on Parking Reforms

Speaker: Donald Shoup
Professor,
Chair of the Department of Urban Planning and Director of the Institute of Transportation Studies,
University of California Los Angeles

Location: USC –Ralph and GoldyLewis Hall (RGL) 101, RSVP to Victoria Valentine Deguzman (victoriv@price.usc.edu)

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Saturday, November 14 - 4:00-5:00 PM -- co-sponsored by METRANS, CSULB College of Business Administration, Center for International Trade & Transportation, and Society for Women Engineers

Tracking Truck Flows With Programmable Mobile Devices for Drayage Efficiency Analysis

Speaker: Dr. Shui Lam
Professor, Computer Engineering & Computer Science Department
California State University, Long Beach

Location: CSULB CBA 125
Reception following:  CSULB CBA Courtyard  5:00 to 6:00 pm

 

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Wednesday, November 18 — Jointly sponsored by the USC Student Chapter of the Institute for Transportation Engineering (ITE)

Development of Micro Wireless Sensor Platforms for Collecting Data of Passenger-Freight Interactions

Speaker: Mohammad Mozumdar
Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering,
California State University Long Beach

Location: USC Main Campus, RSVP to Victoria Valentine Deguzman (victoriv@price.usc.edu)

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Wednesday, December 2 — Jointly sponsored by American Planning Association (APA), USC Student Chapter

Cars that Kill? The Effect of Fuel Economy Standards on Vehicle Weight Dispersion and Safety

Speaker: Antonio M. Bento
Professor, Sol Price School of Public Policy,
University of Southern California

Location: USC Main Campus, RSVP to Victoria Valentine Deguzman (victoriv@price.usc.edu)

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Spring 2015 METRANS Research Seminars

Wednesday, January 21 - Jointly Sponsored by Sol Global

Restricting Driving for Better Traffic and Clearer Skies: Did it Work in Beijing?

Speaker: Rui Wang, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Urban Planning
UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs

Location: Verna and Peter Dauterive Hall (VPD), Room 112

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Wednesday, February 4 - Jointly Sponsored by IPPAM

Public Transit Service and Stigma on Social Media: A Case of Study Twitter

Speaker: Lisa Schweitzer, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
USC Sol Price School of Public Policy

Location: Verna and Peter Dauterive Hall (VPD), Room 112

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Wednesday, February 9

Does the Relative Importance of Tacit Knowledge Explain Occupational Variations in Propensities to work at Home?

Speaker: Peter Gordon, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus
USC Sol Price School of Public Policy

Location: Verna and Peter Dauterive Hall (VPD)

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Wednesday, February 25, 12:00 PM

What Do We Know About Economic Development? What Do We Know About Cities and Networks? How Are They Linked?

Speaker: Peter Gordon, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus
USC Sol Price School of Public Policy

Location: Verna and Peter Dauterive Hall (VPD), Room 112

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Tuesday, March 10, 12:15 PM to 1:30 PM - Jointly Sponsored by Urban Growth

Greater Streets of Los Angeles - LADOT Strategic Plan

Speaker: Seleta Reynolds
General Manager
Los Angeles Department of Transportation

Location: Ralph and Goldy Lewis Hall (RGL) 101

Light refreshments will be served.  No RSVP is required.

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Wednesday, March 25, 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM - Jointly Sponsored by VREF & WLPPD 

Seaport Mergers:  Why Not Los Angeles and Long Beach?

Speaker: Geraldine Knatz, Ph.D.
Former Executive Director, Port of Los Angeles
Professor of Practice of Policy and Engineering
USC Sol Price School of Public Policy and USC Viterbi School of Engineering

Location: USC Verna & Peter Dauterive Hall (VPD) 112

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Thursday, March 26 - Jointly Sponsored by Sol Price School, Dean's Merit Scholar Event 

Development and Application of a "Big Data" Archive: The ADMS Project

Speaker: Sandip Chakrabarti
PhD Candidate, Urban Planning
USC Sol Price School of Public Policy

Location: Ralph and Goldy Lewis Hall (RGL) 308


 

Wednesday, April 8, 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM - Transportation Student Research Seminar Showcase

Unraveling the Effects of Residence in an Ethnic Enclave on immigrant Travel Mode Choice and Social Activities and Does Reliability Determine Ridership?

Speakers:

Eun Jin Shin
PhD Candidate, USC Price School of Public Policy
Sandip Chakrabarti
PhD Candidate, Urban Planning, USC

Location: Ralph and Goldy Lewis Hall (RGL) 308

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Fall 2014 METRANS Research Seminars

 

Tuesday, September 16 - Jointly Sponsored by USC Price Urban Growth Seminar Series

Title: Measuring Rail Transit’s Sustainability Goal: An Experimental Evaluation of the Expo Line

Speaker: Marlon Boarnet
Professor and Senior Associate Dean, Academic Programs
Sol Price School of Public Policy, USC

Discussant: Lisa Schweitzer

Location: Ralph and Goldy Lewis Hall (RGL), Room 101 (Auditorium)

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Friday, September 26 - Educational Exchange funded by the Volvo Research & Educational Foundations

Title: Improving Decision-Making for Mega Infrastructure Projects
Study on the Possible Applicability of the Policy-Led Multi-Criteria Analysis (PLMCA) to the Planning and Appraisal of Major Gateway Port Projects

Speaker:  Marco Dean
PhD Student, Research Assistant, OMEGA Centre
Bartlett School of Planning, University College London

Location: Ralph and Goldy Lewis Hall (RGL), Room 219

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Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Title:  Association of Collegiate Schools of Planning (ACSP) conference topics

Speakers:  PhD Student Panel - Sandip Chakrabarti, Xize Wang, Mohja Rhoads

Location:  University of Southern California, Ralph and Goldy Lewis Hall (RGL), Room 209

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Friday, October 17, 2014

Title:  Association of Collegiate Schools of Planning (ACSP) conference topics

Speakers:  PhD Student Panel - Yuting Hou, Eun Jin Shin, Andy Hong

Location:  University of Southern California, Ralph and Goldy Lewis Hall (RGL), Room 209

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Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Title:  Travel Behavior of Millennials

Speaker:  Evelyn Blumenberg
Professor and Chair, Department of Urban Planning,
University of California Los Angeles (UCLA)

Location:  University of Southern California, Ralph and Goldy Lewis Hall (RGL), Room 209

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Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Title:  Incentives to Reduce Air Pollution by Reducing Ship Speeds:  Evidence from the Port of Long Beach Green Flag Program

Speaker:  Seiji S.C. Steimetz
Associate Professor and Associate Chair, Department of Economics
California State University, Long Beach (CSULB)

Location:  University of Southern California, Ralph and Goldy Lewis Hall (RGL), Room 209

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