MIT Short Course | Transportation Networks and Smart Mobility | August 3-7, 2020

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Moshe Ben-Akiva
MIT Short Course | Transportation Networks and Smart Mobility | August 3-7, 2020

Dear Colleagues,


We would like to invite you to a one-week MIT course taught remotely from August 3-7, 2020:


Transportation Networks and Smart Mobility: Methods and Solutions


The course will be offered in a live, all-virtual format on Zoom. 


Rapid advancements in technology and the ongoing pandemic have heightened interest in Intelligent Transportation Systems, Smart Mobility, online activities and real-time network management. Researchers are investigating solutions to accommodate social distancing and e-commerce, mitigate congestion and improve network safety and efficiency.  This course presents newly developed data analytics, models and simulation tools for use in the planning, design and operation of transportation systems. 


The course is intended for individuals interested in theory, research and practice, including: professionals in the mobility industry, individuals with experience in transportation consulting, planning, traffic engineering, operations management and control systems, and PhD students in transportation systems, civil engineering, economics, planning and urban mobility. 


One full-tuition scholarship will be awarded to an outstanding doctoral student with an application deadline of July 15, 2020.  


Partial scholarships (50%) are also available for junior faculty, postdocs, and doctoral students. 


Additional information is available here.