ITE’s Guidelines for Traffic Signal Change and Clearance Intervals

The Professional Development Committee of the Greater Dallas Section of TexITE is pleased to announce we’ll be hosting a site for this webinar. The state of the practice and recent literature will be shared that led to the identification of the referred approach and the various parameters used in the methodology. The recommended practice will be described including key definitions, formula, parameters, parameter values and application guidance for through and turning movements. For full details on the program and speaker, click here.

Date & Time:
Wednesday, March 25, 2015
11:00 AM – 12:30 PM

Location:
Jacobs
1999 Bryan Street (Harwood Center)
Dallas, TX 75201
(Parking Information)

Cost:
Free! (vs. $100 per site)
Bring your own lunch, or box lunches will be available for approximately $10 cash payable at the door. Registered attendees will be emailed a few days before the webinar to collect your lunch order.

For registration click here.

For additional information, please contact Josh Smith at josh@savantgroupinc.com

Turbo Roundabout Webinar

The Professional Development Committee of the Greater Dallas Section of TexITE is pleased to announce we’ll be hosting a site for this webinar, with case studies of innovative roundabout designs from the Netherlands, Germany, and the first known installation in Canada. Turbo roundabouts are multi-lane roundabouts that eliminate crossing conflicts at the roundabout exits, often by providing mountable channelization between lanes on the circulating roadway. Is North America ready for this innovative treatment? As a Sustaining Affiliate of the Transportation Research Board, Parsons Brinckerhoff will be providing access to this webinar to TexITE members free of charge, as well as lunch for all participants. For full details on the program and speakers, click here.

Date & Time:
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
11:00 Am – 1:00 PM

Location:
Parsons Brinckerhoff
2777 N Stemmons Fwy #1600
Dallas, Texas 75207

Cost:
Free! (vs. $89 per site plus lunch on your own)

For registration click here.

For additional information, please contact Josh Smith at josh@savantgroupinc.com

Evaluating the Performance of Traffic Signal Systems – 2 Day Course Sponsored by FHWA Arterial Management Program

Description
A two-day course aimed at helping agencies evaluate and prioritize their traffic signal system investment decisions and day-to-day operations in support of agency objectives. This course begins by exploring stakeholder objectives and resources; it then investigates setting effective performance measures, gathering required data, and managing and using measures. For additional information click HERE

Target Audience
Professionals responsible for the planning, design, management or operation of traffic signal systems. This includes engineers, and technicians (advanced) of state/local agencies, consultants, and FHWA Operations staff.

Where:
George A. Purefoy Municipal Center
McCallum Room, 4th Floor
6101 Frisco Square Boulevard
Frisco, Texas 75034

When:
Tuesday – Wednesday
May 13-14, 2014
8:30am – 4:30pm

Cost:
Free, Sponsored by FHWA Arterial Management Program

For Questions and registration, please contact:
Curtis Jarecki (cjarecki@friscotexas.gov)
Josh Smith (josh@savantgroupinc.com)

Sponsors:

Innovative Intersection Design Webinar

Innovative Intersection Design Webinar
Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 3:00-4:30 pm

The Professional Development Committee of the Greater Dallas Section of TexITE is pleased to announce we’ll be hosting a site for this webinar, with case studies of innovative intersection designs from Georgia and North Carolina.  For full details on the program and speakers, click here.

Location:
Halff Associates
1201 North Bowser Road
Richardson, Texas 75081-2275

Cost:
Free! (vs. $75 per person on your own)

Please RSVP to Josh Smith at josh@savantgroupinc.com

Cutting Edge Signal Technology Web Briefing

The Greater Dallas Section Professional Development Committee is pleased to announce that Jacobs Engineering will be hosting an ITE Web Briefing for us on January 24, 2013. Jacobs will also be sponsoring light snacks and beverages. If you would like to attend, please RSVP by noon on Wednesday January 23rd to Jeremy.Wyndham@jacobs.com. Jeremy may also be reached at 214-920-8020 or 214-577-5334 if you have additional questions.

Where: Jacobs Engineering – 7950 Elmbrook Drive in Dallas (just south of Mockingbird Lane two blocks east of IH 35E).
When: January 24, 2013 – 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
What: Signals – Cutting Edge Technology Web Briefing

Synchrogreen Real-Time Adaptive Deployment
Instructor: Marshall T. Cheek
Comparison of SCATS Traffic Adaptive Signal Operations with Time-of-Day Plans
Instructor: Jim C. Lee
Recent Experience with Adaptive Signal Systems
Instructor:Thomas Urbanik

TexITE Dallas Webinar – September 27, 2012 – HCM 2010 Unsignalized Intersection Methodology at DalTrans

Your Professional Development Committee has registered for the following ITE Professional Development Program webinar:

What: HCM 2010: What’s New with Unsignalized Intersection Methodologies

When: Thursday, September 27, 2012; 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM (Central Time)

Where: TxDOT DalTrans Conference Room; 4625 E. Highway 80, Mesquite

Cost: Free

RSVPs are not necessary. We do not anticipate reaching capacity so please feel free to come if you are interested.

If you have any other questions, or would like to sponsor/host or suggest other training opportunities you may contact any of the Professional Development Committee members:

Jeremy Wyndham (214-920-8020) – Jeremy.Wyndham@jacobs.com

Wes McClure (214-320-4461) – wes.mcclure@txdot.gov

Tommie Bolden (972-763-1777, ext. 205) – tbolden@apexsolutions.com

Thank You.

 

HCM 2010 Webinar – September 25, 2012

What: HCM 2010: New Signalized Intersection Methodology Applications – Auto Mode

When: Tuesday, September 25, 2012; 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM (Central Time)

Where: TxDOT DalTrans Conference Room; 4625 E. Highway 80, Mesquite

Cost: Free (paid for through Section Professional Development funds)

This webinar is open to the first 30 respondents.

Please RSVP to Wes McClure – wes.mcclure@txdot.gov to reserve your place.

If you have any other questions, or would like to sponsor/host or suggest other training opportunities you may contact any of the Professional Development Committee members:

Jeremy Wyndham (214-920-8020) – Jeremy.Wyndham@jacobs.com

Wes McClure (214-320-4461) – wes.mcclure@txdot.gov

Tommie Bolden (972-763-1777, ext. 205) – tbolden@apexsolutions.com