2016 Save the Date_Road to Smart Cities workshop- 780

The Institute of Transportation Engineers (Oregon ITE) in partnership with Women’s TransportationSeminar (WTS Portland), Intel, Portland State University and the Technology Association of Oregon are hosting a workshop that brings together a cross section of transportation professionals and technologists to explore the rapid technological changes that are impacting how we plan, build and operate our transportation system.

The event will be held at the Intel Jones Farm Conference Center on Tuesday, April 26, 2016. Registration starts at 9:00 am. The conference is open to all.


ITE and WTS Members – $40

Non-members – $50

Students- $15

Intel Employees – Hosted

Registration – https://roadtosmartmobility2016.sched.org/

For questions, contact Deena Platman, dkp@dksassociates.com or 503-972-1242

Preliminary Program

9:00 am   Registration and Continental Breakfast

9:45 am   Welcome

Steve Callaway, Council President, City of Hillsboro

10:00 am  The Share Economy: Moving Towards Ubiquitous Mobility

Moderator – Skip Newberry, Executive Director, Technology Association of Oregon

  • Yi-Chang Chiu, Founder, Metropia
  • Emily Castor, Director of Transportation Policy, Lyft
  • Kati Rubinyi, President, Civic Projects
  • Ann Muenster-Nuiry, Vice President State and Local Solutions – Xerox (Invited)
  • Leah Treat, PBOT Director, City of Portland

11:30 am  Networking Lunch in Atrium

12:15 pm  Connected + Automated + Electric Vehicles = Exciting Technologies + New Challenges

Moderator – Adrian Pearmine, National Director for Smart Cities and Connected Vehicles, DKS Associates

  • Lauren Isaac- Manager of Sustainable Transportation, WSP/ Parsons Brinckerhoff
  • Andrew Dick – CAEV Policy Advisor, ODOT
  • Geoff Smith, Managing Director, WMC Communications
  • Dean Deeter, President, Athey Creek Consultants
  • Dave Etherington, President, Connected Signals

1:45 pm  Networking Break and Snacks

2:00 pm  Keynote Address – Hyperloop: Transforming Transportation at the Speed of Sound

Introduction – Metro Councilor Craig Dirksen, Metro

  • Bibop Gresta, Deputy Chairman, COO & Chief Bibop Officer, Hyperloop Transportation Technologies

3:15 pm  Closing Remarks