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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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Friday, September 8 • 10:30am - 12:00pm
Minding the Gap? Designing Transit Services to Fill Gaps and Enhance Access - AICP/CM Approved 1.5

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Learn analytical methods for alleviating first mile/last mile access gaps using GIS and complementary software and how to use interactive isochrones to facilitate a conversation to design better transit systems, engaging riders to document factors that affect getting from point A to B and modeling service area vulnerability. 

Attendance at this session will offer: 1.5 AICP credits
  • Solving the First Mile/Last Mile Knowledge Gap with GIS & Remix
    Jacob Labutka, MCRP, Transit Planner, Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority, St. Petersburg, FL   
  • Interactive Isochrone Mapping and Conversations about Transit System Design
    Scudder Wagg, AICP, Senior Associate, Jarrett Walker & Associates, Richmond, VA
  • Spatial Tools for Understanding Transit Capacity Constraints
    Jieping Li, Senior Transportation Planner, Boston Region Metropolitan Planning Organization, Central Transportation Planning Staff, Boston, MA

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Sara Hendricks, AICP

Senior Research Associate, Center for Urban Transportation Research
Ms. Hendricks conducts research at the University of South Florida, Center for Urban Transportation Research in the areas of transportation demand management; bicycle, pedestrian and transit infrastructure; and growth management policy. She holds a Master of Regional Planning degree... Read More →

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Scudder Wagg, AICP

Senior Associate, Jarrett Walker & Associates
Scudder Wagg is a consultant in public transit and multimodal transportation planning. His focus is on transit network redesign, facilitating conversations about multimodal planning issues, and applying innovative mapping tools to enrich conversations about planning issues. He has... Read More →
avatar for Jacob Labutka, MCRP

Jacob Labutka, MCRP

Project Planner, Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority
Jacob Labutka is a recent graduate of Rutgers University where he earned a Master's in City and Regional Planning (MCRP) with a concentration in Transportation Policy and Planning. As a Transit Planner at PSTA, he works with a dedicated Planning team on a variety of transit projects... Read More →
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Jieping Li, PhD

Senior Transportation Planner, Boston Region Metropolitan Planning Organization
Jieping Li is a senior transportation planner at the Central Transportation Planning Staff for the Boston Region MPO. She utilizes the regional travel demand model and GIS techniques to assess the impacts of regionally significant transportation projects and land-use changes on travel... Read More →

Friday September 8, 2017 10:30am - 12:00pm EDT
Hamilton/Madison - Sphinx on K (formerly known as the Almas Conference Center) 1315 K Street, NW, Washington DC 20005