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Tenth National GIS in Transit Conference
September 6-8, 2017 (Note that Labor Day is Sept 4)
Washington, DC

The National Center for Transit Research, Urban and Regional Information Systems Association and the Transportation Research Board are pleased to announce the 10th National GIS in Transit Conference, taking place September 6-8, 2017 in Washington, DC! Join us for comprehensive education, networking, and professional development. The conference counts toward GISP Education Points and was approved for 46.5 AICP-CM credits. Take advantage of this outstanding continuing education opportunity.

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Thursday, September 7 • 10:30am - 12:00pm
Transit’s Impact on Property: Value, Use, and Opportunity - AICP/CM Approved 1.5

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Learn how to assess transit’s impact on land use and rider/resident opportunity, hear a case study of BRT’s impact on residential property value in Eugene, Oregon, and learn how you can use story map tools to present success stories on the impacts of transit-oriented-development planning.

Attendance at this session will offer: 1.5 AICP credits
  • Assessing Transit Land Use Impacts and Opportunities
    Ian Carlton, Ph.D, Co-Founder, MapCraft.io, Portland, OR
  • Impacts of BRT Station Access on Residential Property Values:  Case Study of the Eugene EmX
    Victoria Perk, Ph.D, Senior Research Associate, Center for Urban Transportation Research/University of South Florida, Tampa, FL
  • Transit-Oriented Transformation: Sharing TOD Success Stories Using ArcGIS Online
    Will Gillespie, Principal Analyst – Strategic Planning, Regional Transportation Authority, Chicago, IL

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Melinda Morang

Product Engineer, Esri
As a Product Engineer at Esri, Melinda Morang does software design and testing for Network Analyst in ArcGIS. She has developed a suite of python script tools for working with GTFS public transit data in ArcGIS.

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Will Gillespie

Principal Analyst, Strategic Planning, Chicago Regional Transportation Authority
Will is Principal Analyst for Strategic Planning at the Chicago Regional Transportation Authority (RTA), where he leads the agency’s project modeling efforts. Before joining the RTA, Will created the interim service and traffic plans for major transit renewal projects at the Chicago... Read More →

Victoria Perk, Ph.D

Senior Research Associte, CUTR
Senior Research Associate at the Center for Urban Transportation Research (CUTR) at the University of South Florida, and current Vice-Chair of TRB’s Transit Capacity & Quality of Service Committee. She has over 20 years’ experience in the field of public transit, consisting of... Read More →
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Ian Carlton, Ph.D

Co-Founder, MapCraft.io
Ian Carlton is co-founder of MapCraft.io and an urban development researcher whose work considers the context-specific relationships between real estate and transportation investments, especially transit-oriented development. MapCraft.io develops multi-user web apps for running interactive... Read More →

Thursday September 7, 2017 10:30am - 12:00pm EDT
Grand Ballroom - Sphinx on K (formerly known as the Almas Conference Center) 1315 K Street, NW, Washington DC 20005

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