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TRB Conduct of Research (CoR) Committee Scope
The Conduct of Research Committee serves to increase the quality and effectiveness of transportation research by supporting and facilitating improved research planning and management processes. It promotes improved coordination between those who sponsor and conduct research and those who implement research products. It assists the Transportation Research Board in its role of stimulating research and serving as a national clearinghouse for research activities.

Research Project and Program Management
Visit the RPPM website for invaluable resources and successful practices from your colleagues in transportation research RPPM is a joint product of the TRB Conduct of Research Committee's subcommittee on Coordination and Collaboration and AASHTO Research Advisory Committee's Coordination and Collaboration Task Force.

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Current List of CoR Members

Sue Sillick
Montana Department of Transportation

Hau Hagedorn
Portland State University

Committee Secretary/Communications Goal Group Leader
    (Please contact with any News/Updates)
Cindy Smith
Mississippi Department of Transportation

TRB Staff Representative
Claire Randall
Committee members and friends are invited to join our google groups discussion.

TRB Committee Webpage:

News and Updates

  • Draft Minutes of Joint COR/T2 Meeting 7/21/19--Santa Fe, NM Draft minutes from the joint COR/T2 meeting at the AASHTO-RAC conference in Santa Fe, NM, on July 21, 2019, can be found here.  Please advise Cindy Smith (cjsmith@mdot.ms.gov) of any changes.
    Posted Aug 13, 2019, 11:00 AM by Cindy Smith
  • Agenda for Joint COR/T2 Meeting 7/21/19 in Santa Fe, NM The agenda for Sunday's meeting in Santa Fe, NM, at the AASHTO-RAC summer meeting can be found here.  GoToMeeting information is included for those unable to attend in person.  
    Posted Jul 19, 2019, 8:26 AM by Cindy Smith
  • Draft Minutes from 3/19/19 Web Meeting Draft minutes from the web meeting on 3/19/19 can be found here.  Please advise Cindy Smith (cjsmith@mdot.ms.gov) of any changes. 
    Posted Mar 22, 2019, 6:54 AM by Cindy Smith
  • Minutes from January 15, 2019, meeting approved Final minutes from the 1/15/19 meeting at TRB in Washington, DC, were approved at the 3/19/19 conference call and can be found here
    Posted Mar 20, 2019, 12:57 PM by Cindy Smith
  • Draft Minutes from January 2019 Meeting in DC Draft minutes from the meeting at TRB in DC in January of 2019 can be found here.  Please advise Cindy Smith (cjsmith@mdot.ms.gov) of any changes. 
    Posted Feb 5, 2019, 1:39 PM by Cindy Smith
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