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 until the end of February so don’t delay and register today! Here are some highlights from our program:
- Keynote Speaker: Gibran Haji-Chikh has more than 22 years of experience in the planning, design, and delivery of transit systems and has recently been working on how disruptive technologies and services (including automated vehicles, Smart City infrastructure, and Mobility as a Service [MaaS] strategies) may affect operations and capital programs.
- Workshops: 3 workshops are planned for Sunday, June 28th, that focus of Networking for ITS, Signal Timing, and TSMO Workforce development.
- Technical Tours: 2 technical tours are planned during the meeting allowing attendees to explore Honolulu’s bike infrastructure or get a look at the City and County of Honolulu’s new Joint Traffic Management Center.
- Student/YP Program: Events geared for students and young professionals are scheduled throughout the conference!
In addition, our Exhibit Hall is already more than half full with new exhibitors signing up every day. Early registration for booths has ended so go online today and register for a booth before they are all gone! However, you decide to participate in our meeting, we look forward to seeing you all in Hawaii in June! Finally, thank you to our sponsors who make it possible for us to keep our meetings affordable for our members.