Community of Practice

Welcome to the Community of Practice (COP)! This is an integrated site for the Travel Model Improvement Portal (TMIP) and the Freight Model Improvement Portal (FMIP). The objective of this COP is to provide an effective platform to encourage and facilitate information sharing, the exchange of ideas, and capacity building within the travel and freight modeling and planning communities.

Explore the publicly available webinars and resource library or register for an account to join in the exchange of ideas on the discussion forum.

Note: we are committed to providing equal access to information for everyone. If you need alternative formats or other reasonable accommodations, please send an e-mail to with your request. We will respond to your request within 24 hours.

View webinars

TMIP-FMIP Web Knowledge and Information Exchange (WKIE) for delivering web-seminars on current topics of interest to the transportation modeling, simulation and analysis community

Visit the library

TMIP-FMIP COP transportation modeling, simulation and analysis reference materials

Join the discussion

TMIP-FMIP forum to encourage knowledge sharing and networking within the transportation modeling, simulation and analysis community


What's New

16th TRB National Transportation Planning Applications Conference, May 14-18, 2017, Sheraton Downtown Raleigh, N.C.

Four webinars, planned for spring of 2017, will present results from four SHRP2 projects (C10) that aim to integrate activity-based models with dynamic traffic/transit assignment.  The tentative schedule is as follows:

Date Topic
March 15, 12:30 – 2:00 PM ET Integration of Dynamic Traffic Assignment with Agent-based and Activity-based Modeling in Maryland
April 5, 2 PM ET Methods for the deep integration of ABM and DTA, using CT-RAMP and DynusT
May 24, 2 PM ET Theory and application for transit, using FastTrips, in San Francisco and Seattle
June 7, 2 PM ET ABM / DTA integrated models in Ohio and Atlanta
For more information on the projects, please see Integrated Dynamic Travel Model.