Latest Posts

  • President’s Message

    Happy New Year! I hope everyone had a wonderful holiday season with their family and friends. As of January 1, 2020, we are now officially the Western District consisting of Alaska, Washington, Oregon, California, and Hawaii. I’d like to also officially welcome the Mountain District to ITE. It has been a long 1.5 years more >
  • International Director’s Report

    By Carlos A. Ortiz, International Director January 12, 2020 The ITE International Board of Direction (IBOD) met in Washington D.C. for our Winter Board Meeting on January 12. In addition, I attended Coordinating Council Meeting and Transportation Consultants Council Meeting. Our IBOD meeting was very productive with multiple items covered on both days.  We more >

Earlier Posts

  • Register Now for the 2020 Annual Meeting in Hawaii

    The 2020 Joint Western & Mountain District Annual Meeting will be held in Hawaii from June 28-July 1, 2020 at the Hilton Hawaii Village.  We received over 200 abstracts and are looking forward to a stellar technical program which should be available in early March.  Discounted early registration for members will only be available more >
  • Student Endowment Fund: November/ December

    For the November-December spotlight, Student Funding and Initiatives Committee Chair Kimberly Leung will be sharing updates to the District’s Student Initiatives, including new awards and funding allocations, beginning in 2020. The Student Funding and Initiatives Committee (SFIC) is tasked with promoting the advancement of the transportation planning and engineering profession by fostering the close more >
  • President’s Message

    It’s been a busy and rewarding year. We had two successful events at the Western District Student Leadership Summit hosted by UC Berkeley and the Western District Annual Meeting held in Monterey and hosted by the SF Bay Area and Central Coast Sections. We also had the opportunity to recognize a young member (Pat more >
  • Website Header Spotlight

    City of Long Beach 3rd and Broadway Streetscape Project: Rethinking How a City Moves and Feels By: Min Zhou, P.E., Director of OC Operations, KOA Corporation In 2011, the City of Long Beach implemented the first cycle track in downtown Long Beach. To better connect with other new and in-development bicycle facilities, the City more >
  • Call for Papers Deadline in 15 days!

    The deadline for the Call for Papers for the 2020 Joint Western & Mountain Districts Annual Meeting in Hawaii is rapidly approaching.  Submittals must be received by Dec 20th, 5:00 PM (PST) in order to be considered for the upcoming meeting’s technical program.  We have already received a number of abstracts and anticipate many more >
  • Student Endowment Fund: September/October

    For the September-October spotlight, the ITE at UCLA and USC ITE student chapters would like to invite the District to the upcoming Student Leadership Summit, one of many initiatives supported by the Student Endowment Fund. This year, ITE at UCLA and USC ITE are co-hosting the 7th Annual Western/Mountain District Student Leadership Summit, one more >
  • International Director’s Report

    International Board of Direction Minutes By Karen Aspelin, P.E., P.T.O.E., International Director from the Western District The International Board of Direction (IBOD) of ITE met November 2-3, 2019 in Washington, D.C. The following are highlights from this meeting. Date “windows” were defined for all of the District annual meetings to avoid overlapping annual meetings. more >
  • President’s Message

    I had the opportunity to visit the Cal Poly San Luis Obispo ITE Student Chapter this past week. I’d like to highlight some of the wonderful things the engineering program and the student chapter are doing to encourage participation in professional societies and clubs. First the civil engineering department requires freshman to explore the more >