A couple more months left in 2022 and I wanted to take the opportunity to thank all of the great sponsors of the Western District website and newsletter. Principal Sponsors include Michael Baker International, KOA Corporation, DKS Associates, TNS Group, Advantec Consulting Engineers. Major Sponsors include W-Trans and Miovision. LLG Engineers is a Fellow Sponsor, and Wilson Okamoto Corporation and Ganddini Group are both Supporter Sponsors. Each sponsor is important to the District and we appreciate your commitment to the organization. For those who might be considering sponsorships of the District, please visit the website for more information on the value and benefits of sponsorship for 2023.
I also want to highlight some upcoming Distrrict events:
The ITE Western District Fall Webinar Series, Second Session on Wednesday November 2, 2022 which will showcase and discussion Award winning projects of Complete Streets and TSMO from the West.
MiteY Mentorship Program – Fall Event which is a panel discussion focusing on project’s lifecycle. This event is focused on mentoring of younger members and is coordinated through our Career Guidance Committee.
Lastly, a reminder to plan for attendance to the 2023 Annual Meeting in Portland! It will be a joint meeting with ITE International on August 13-16, 2023 and we look to have great representation from the Western District. The call for abstracts is open with a deadline of November 29, 2022.
Sincerely, Joe De La Garza President, ITE Western District
The future of the transportation profession depends upon a stable and continuing flow of students who are excited and passionate in the career opportunities afforded by transportation engineering and planning.