News and Updates

This page contains news and updates from the CoR Committee co-chairs and Goal Group leaders.

ABG10 Committee Meeting at TRB 2018

posted Nov 1, 2017, 10:23 AM by Cindy Smith

The ABG10 Committee meeting will take place Tuesday, January 9, 2018, from 8 am until noon, in the Marriott Marquis, Liberty J (M4) room.  We hope to see everyone there.

The TRB Annual Meeting 2018 Interactive Program is Available

posted Nov 1, 2017, 10:21 AM by Cindy Smith

You can find the TRB 2018 AM interactive program here.

Register for the TRB 2018 Annual Meeting now!

posted Sep 29, 2017, 11:36 AM by Cindy Smith   [ updated Sep 29, 2017, 11:38 AM ]

The 2018 TRB Annual Meeting is open for registration.  The meeting will take place in Washington, DC, January 7-11, 2018. 

TRB 2018 Annual Meeting Papers Are Due August 1, 2017

posted Jul 7, 2017, 10:37 AM by Cindy Smith

Papers for the 97th TRB Annual Meeting must be submitted by August 1, 2017.  For more information, please click here.

CoR June Conference Call on Friday, June 16, is cancelled/next meeting in Louisville at RAC

posted Jun 12, 2017, 7:30 AM by Cindy Smith   [ updated Jun 14, 2017, 7:42 AM ]

The monthly CoR conference originally scheduled for June 16, at Noon Eastern/11 am Central/10 am Mountain/9 am Pacific, has been cancelled. We hope to see everyone at the in-person meeting in Louisville on Thursday, July 27, from 10:30 am--2:00 pm. 

Next CoR Conference Call Scheduled for May 19, 2017

posted Apr 21, 2017, 6:30 AM by Cindy Smith   [ updated Apr 21, 2017, 8:01 AM ]

Please join us at our next monthly conference call scheduled for May 19, 2017, from 9-10 am Pacific Time. 

AASHTO-RAC/TRB State Reps Summer Meeting Scheduled for July 24-27, 2017, in Louisville, Kentucky

posted Apr 21, 2017, 6:16 AM by Cindy Smith   [ updated Apr 21, 2017, 8:00 AM ]

AASHTO-RAC Region 2 invites you to the AASHTO-RAC Summer Meeting at the Brown Hotel in Louisville, Kentucky, July 24-27, 2017.  Registration and hotel reservations are open via the RAC website, click here.  We hope to see y'all there!  Conduct of Research will meet on Thursday, July 27, at 10:00 am. 

Conduct of Research Committee 2017 Call for Papers

posted Jun 10, 2016, 11:17 AM by Brenda Thomas   [ updated Jun 10, 2016, 11:22 AM ]

Please visit the following link to submit papers on any topic focused on the goals and mission of our committee: 

Topics include: 
Changing Research Needs in Transportation, Future Directions for State Agencies Funding Academic Research, Enhancing the Effectiveness of Research Funding at the State Level, Best Practices and Methodologies for Conducting Citizen Science Research. 

Barbara Harder Designated as an Emeritus Member of CoR During Annual Meeting

posted Feb 17, 2016, 7:48 AM by Brenda Thomas

Over 30 years of service as a TRB committee member, Barbara Harder was named an emeritus member of CoR during January's annual meeting in Washington D.C. Harder has served 20 of those years as a CoR member, including 6 as co-chair. Her leadership achievements include co-lead for Ahead of the Curve: Mastering the Art of Transportation Research Management; Triennial Strategic Plans in 2009, 2012, and 2015; subcommittee chair for international activities goal area (2009-2012) and service to TRB goal areas (2012-present); and section chair on Research and Education Membership as well as Management and Finance. In addition, Harder has an extensive publication history, she's the current liasion from CoR to Tech Transfer Committee; she's active in AASHTO RAC and FHWA Turner Fairbank. "We are honored to have Barbara continue in this role," said Sue Sillick, current co-chair of CoR. "She has been a great leader among her peers and has set a path to increase the quality and effectiveness of transportation research for years to come."

Communications Goal Group Active

posted Sep 21, 2015, 7:03 AM by Patrick Casey

Brenda Thomas and John Sangster met with Pat Casey on September 21 to discuss the new action plan for the group.

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