Presentations and Recordings for Green and Blue Highways Symposium

The three webinar recordings are uploaded below (before 10am, 12:45pm, and 2:15pm in the schedule).  The PowerPoint presentations are available as links next to the presenter’s name.  Video recordings may also be available soon.

AGENDA – Green & Blue Highways: Environmental Sustainability Best Practices for Transportation

Wednesday, May 6, 2015 10am-4pm

VT Executive Briefing Center, 900 North Glebe Road, Arlington, VA

9:30-10:00 Registration & Light Breakfast

10:00-10:45 Introduction (MATS UTC) & Keynote Speaker (Zietsman UTC Presentation – May 2015 – Measuring and Monitoring – Dr. Josias Zietsman, Texas Transportation Institute & Chair of TRB Transportation Sustainability Committee)

10:45-11:15 Sustainability Rating Systems: Case Studies of FHWA’s INVEST (Dr. Connie Hill, FHWA Sustainable Transport and Climate Change Team)UTC Sustainability Conference INVEST_FHWA

11:15-11:45 Sustainability Rating Systems: Role in Advancing Environmental Sustainability (Dr. Gary McVoy, McVoy Associates LLC) mcvoy blue and green arlington conf 1.013

11:45-12:00 Discussion

12:00-12:45 Lunch

12:45-1:15 Sustainable Materials & Lifecycle Assessment (Georgene M. Geary, GGfGA Engineering, LLC) Geary Sustainability_in the eye 2

1:15-1:45 Managing Transportation System Health/Asset Management (Dr. Gerardo Flintsch, Virginia Tech) Gerardo Flintsch Asset Management

1:45-2:00 Discussion

2:00-2:15 Break

2:15-2:45 Blue Highways: Transportation and Stormwater Management (Ginny Snead, Louis Berger) UVA TTA Conf 5_6_15 VGS

2:45-3:15 Climate Impacts and Resiliency of Transportation Network (Sam S. Belfield, Hampton Roads Transportation Planning Organization) CC Impacts and Resiliency

3:15-4:00 Discussion: Research Needs and Transferring Research to Practice