2011 Coeur d’Alene, Idaho

2011 National Rural ITS Conference

August 28-31, 2011
Hosted by the ITS Rocky Mountain Chapter in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho

  • A Proposed Driver Assistance System in Adverse Weather Conditions (abstract) (presentation)
  • A Real-Time Weather Response System (abstract) (presentation)
  • Affordable Traveler Information Systems (abstract) (presentation not available)
  • Augmented Speed Enforcement: Safety Cones from a Technical Perspective (presentation not currently available)
  • Blue Toad for MAC Address reading for Travel Times (abstract) (presentation not currently available)
  • Bringing Vital CVO Information to San Diego and Imperial Counties’ Truckers (abstract) (presentation)
  • CARS-Mayday: Improving Crash Response Times in Rural Areas (abstract) (presentation not currently available)
  • Clarus Regional Demonstrations (presentation not currently available)
  • Connected Vehicles Barbara Wendling, Mercedes-Benz Research & Development North America, Inc. (presentation)
  • Connected Vehicles Chris Hill, Mixon & Hill (presentation)
  • Connected Vehicles Rick McDonough NYDOT Commercial Vehicle ITS Director (presentation)
  • Connected Vehicles Tao Zhang, Telecordia (presentation not available)
  • Cooperative Transportation Systems (Connected Vehicle) Pooled Fund Study Bill Legg, Washington State Department of Transportation (presentation)
  • Cooperative Transportation Systems (Connected Vehicle) Pooled Fund Study Melissa Lance, Virginia Department of Transportation (presentation)
  • Cooperative Transportation Systems (Connected Vehicle) Pooled Fund Study Rick McDonough, New York Department of Transportation Commercial Vehicle ITS Director (presentation)
  • Cost Effective Implmentation of the New Real-Time System Management Information Program (RTSMIP, formerly known as Section 1201) (abstract) (presentation)
  • Cost Effective Implmentation of the New Real-Time System Management Information Program (RTSMIP, formerly known as Section 1201) (abstract) (presentation)
  • Defining and Quantifying Rural Congestion (abstract) (presentation)
  • Development of Mexico’s National ITS Strategic Plan (abstract) (presentation)
  • Development of Radar Speed Sign Warrants (abstract) (presentation)
  • Dispelling the Myths of Self-Funding Systems (presentation not available)
  • Emerging Technologies: Combine schedule and real-time information with passenger preferences to customize information services offered to passengers. (abstract) (presentation not available)
  • Enhancing and Expanding Citizen Assisted Reporting (abstract) (presentation)
  • Enterprise Snapshot: Developing Consistency in ITS Safety Solutions – Intersection Warning Systems (presentation)
  • Evaluating the USDOT Rural Safety Initiatives Program (RSIP) – Evaluation Approach and Preliminary Lessons Learned (presentation)
  • Expanding ITS Deployment on Wisconsin Corridors (presentation)
  • Good to Great Incident Management (presentation not currently available)
  • I-80 Winter Operations Coalition Advances Multi-State Operations Strategies (abstract) (presentation)
  • Idaho Port-of-Entry Ramp Monitoring (abstract) (presentation)
  • Improvements in Wildlife Detection and Warning Systems (abstract) (presentation)
  • INRIX Data in Work Zones A Case Study on I-35 in Minnesota (abstract) (presentation not currently available)
  • Integrating Paratransit Services into a Regular Service Schedule (abstract) (presentation not currently available)
  • Integration of Aviation Weather Information Systems with Roadside Weather Information Systems for Rural Air FIelds and Heliports (abstract) (presentation)
  • Intelligent Transportation Systems in National Parks & DOI Public Lands (abstract) (presentation)
  • Investigation into the Usage of Bluetooth Signals for Roadway Speed Calculations (abstract) (presentation not currently available)
  • ITS for Reducing Truck Overturn Crashes Due to High Winds at Bordeaux, Wyoming (abstract) (presentation)
  • I-way: Idaho’s One-Stop Shop (abstract) (presentation)
  • Knowing What You Need to Know, and Making Sure They Hear It (abstract) (presentation)
  • Latest Technologies in Mobile Data Collection for Winter Road Maintenance (abstract) (presentation)
  • Leddar tm: 3D Detection Technology for enhanced Mobility (abstract) (presentation not currently available)
  • Linx: A Case Study of Rural ITS Technology Development (abstract) (presentation)
  • Maintenance Decision Support System (MDSS): Beyond Winter Maintenance (abstract) (presentation)
  • Minnesota’s Experience with Deer Warning Systems (abstract) (presentation)
  • Modes-Update: A Shared GTFS Editor for Rural Transit Providers (abstract) (presentation)
  • NG911 What’s Next Forum (presentation)
  • NG911 What’s Next Project Report Dia Gainor, Chair, Transportation Safety Advancement Group, Executive Director, National Association of State EMS Officials (presentation)
  • Orlando, FL TMCC Phased Implementation – building up ITS capabilities one step at a time (presentation)
  • Personalized 511 Services (abstract) (presentation)
  • Practical Traffic Incident Management (abstract) (presentation)
  • PUSH 511 (abstract) (presentation)
  • Rectangular Rapid Flashing Beacons: pedestrian safety improved (abstract) (presentation not available)
  • Response, Emergency Staging and Communications, Uniform Management and Evacuation (R.E.S.C.U.M.E.), An Overview and Status Update (presentation)
  • Revenue Generation through 511 for Rural States: (abstract) (presentation)
  • Rural Connected Vehicles in Eastern Idaho (abstract) (presentation)
  • Rural Two-Lane Highway Traffic Models: HCM 2010 and now CORSIM (presentation not available)
  • Solar Roadways (presentation)
  • Spokane Regional Transportation Management Center Tour (presentation)
  • State of the Art of ITS to Address Non-Signalized Rural Intersection Safety in Minnesota (abstract) (presentation)
  • Statewide Public Transit Technologies at Work in Idaho (abstract) (presentation)
  • Successful Deployments of ITS for Coordinated Community Transportation Services in Rural Areas (abstract) (presentation)
  • Technology Applications are Improving Operations for Idaho Transit Providers (abstract) (presentation)
  • The Economics of Free Traveler Information: Understandign the Value of What DOT’s Have to Sell and Who is Buying (presentation not available)
  • The Reliability of Two New Animal Detection Systems and Recommended REquirements for System Reliability (abstract) (presentation)
  • The Roadkill Observation Collection System: Development of an Integrated Personal Digital Assistant (PDA) with a Global Positioning System (GPS) to Gather Standardized Information (abstract) (presentation)
  • The Special Challenges of Rural Transit & Implications for Connected Vehicles (presentation)
  • Traffic Incident Management Programs:State & Regional Foundations for National Success in Operations (presentation)
  • Traficon Video Detection (abstract) (presentation not currently available)
  • Transit Connected Vehicles for Rural Communities (abstract) (presentation)
  • Transit Panel – Where do we go from here? Fred Kitchener, McFarland Management (presentation)
  • Transit Panel – Where do we go from here? Yehuda Gross, ITS JPO, USDOT (presentation)
  • USDOT Update: United We Ride (UWR) and Mobility Services for All Americans (MSAA) Initiatives (presentation)
  • Use of Bluetooth Technology in Traffic Data Collection and Management in a Rural Setting: Case Studies in Portage & Tomah (abstract) (presentation)
  • Using Commercial GPS Data to Quantify Truck Performance on Rural Roads (abstract) (presentation)
  • Using Designated Routes to Keep Oversize/Overweight Freight Moving in Texas (abstract) (presentation)
  • Using Google Maps for Transit Information in a Rural 511 System (San Bernardino and Riverside Counties) (abstract) (presentation)
  • Using Visualization Tool to Learn About Traffic Signal Timing (abstract) (presentation)
  • Virtual Weigh Station Technology Best Practices (abstract) (presentation)
  • Wavetronix SmartSensors Utilizing Digital Wave Radar for accurate Counts, Speeds, Sizes of Vehicles. (abstract) (presentation)
  • Weather and the Connected Vehicle (abstract) (presentation)
  • Winter Road Condition Mobile Data Collection System (presentation)
  • WSDOT, North Central Region Smart Snowplow Project (abstract) (presentation)