Annual Meeting

Thursday, November 21, 2019
8:00 am – 7:00 pm
McKimmon Center, NCSU
Raleigh, North Carolina

Please join us at the McKimmon Center on NCSU Campus for the 2019 Annual Meeting of the North Carolina Section of the Institute of Transportation Engineers on Thursday, November 21, 2019.

We invite all transportation engineers and planners, NCSITE members, and non-members alike, to join your fellow practitioners from both the public and private sector for a full day of professional development and fellowship.

An exciting technical agenda featuring several interesting, timely topics and speakers have been planned.

If you have questions about this event, please email our Executive Associate.


Online registration for the 2019 NCSITE Annual Meeting is closed. On-site registration will be available the morning of the meeting, starting at 7:30 AM. The registration for everyone at the door is $160.

Please email if you have any question





Session/TimeTrack ATrack BTrack C
Opening 8:00 - 9:15 AMKeynote: Dr. Randa Radwan - HSRC
9:45 - 11:15 AMAlternative Intersections (1A)Long Range Planning (1B)On-Schedule and On-Budget (1C)
Moderator:Sarah Wicklund (Patriot Transportation Engineering)Moderator:Mike Reese (NCDOT)Moderator:Andrew Ritter (HDR)
Beyond CAP-X: Combinations of Alternative Intersections that might be Worth a LookJoseph E. Hummer, PhD, PE - NCDOTPrioritization 6.0 ScoringJason Schronce, PE - NCDOTIntegrated Project DeliveryDerrick G. Weaver, PE, CPM - NCDOT
Building an Innovative Intersection - Indian River Road and Kempsville RoadTim Rayner, PE, PTOE - WSP
Jessica Blackburn, PE - City of Virginia Beach
NC Moves 2050Nastasha Earle-Young - NCDOT
Leta Huntsinger, PhD, PE - WSP
Building the Future: Simultaneous Project and Career DevelopmentRonald E. Boénau, PE - International Transportation Research Advisor
Soumya Sharma - NCSU
Colorado DOT Intersection Control Evaluation DevelopmentCourtney Weeter, PE - AtkinsOrigin-Destination, Cut-Through Studies, and more: Drilling Down on Big Data ApplicationsKim Harrison - Streetlight Data
Don Bryson, PE - VHB
Overview of Transportation Funding in North CarolinaCalvin W. Leggett, PE - NCDOT
11:30 AM - 1:00 PMLunch Break and Award Ceremony
1:30 - 3:00 PMLooking to the Future (2A)Transit (2B)Students (2C)
Moderator:Mary Kate Morookian (Kimley-Horn)Moderator:Kevin Baumann (Kimley-Horn)Moderator:Andy Wagner (HNTB)
Coordinated Adaptive Ramp Metering in the TriangleDavid Keilson, PE - NCDOT
Chris Lukasina - CAMPO
Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) Level-Boarding with Precision DockingGreg Saur, PE, PTP, PTOE - WSP
Travis Hepler - WSP
Quiz BowlCliff Lawson (Timmons)
Triad Regional ITS Strategic Deployment PlanJeff Dale, PE - Kimley-Horn
Kenneth Smith - Kimley-Horn
Greensboro Transit Agency (GTA) Conversion to Electric BusesAdam Fischer, PE - Ramey Kemp
Eric Reynolds - Proterra
Panel DiscussionStacie Phillips - Kimley-Horn
Christa Greene - Stantec
Downtown Parking: Less is More, if its Managed!Jeff Weller, PE - StantecRaleigh Downtown Transportation Plan: Striking the Multimodal BalanceBetty White - Kimley-Horn
Allison Fluitt - Kimley-Horn
Mila Vega - City of Raleigh
Student PresentationsIshtiak Ahmed - NCSU
Yang Li - UNCC
Hyoshin (John) Park - NC A&T
Elizabeth Szuflita - UNC
3:30 - 5:00 PMSafety (3A)Project Planning (3B)Pedestrians (3C)
Moderator:Stacie Phillips (Kimley-Horn)Moderator:Sravya Suryadevara (WSP)Moderator:Josh Reinke (Ramey Kemp)
North Carolina Heavy-Truck Crash Patterns; Findings from a Statewide 10-year Heavy-Truck Crash AnalysisTim Nye - NCDOTSpring Lake Small Area PlanPeter Trencansky, PE, AICP - Patriot Transportation EngineeringPedestrian Countermeasure Evaluations in North CarolinaCarrie L. Simpson, PE - NCDOT
Wrong-Way DriversTodd Brooks, PE - Dewberry
Andy Lelewski, PE - NCTA
Christopher Oliver - NCDOT
Triangle Strategic Tolling Study OverviewKenneth Withrow, AICP - CAMPO
Lynn Purnell, PE, ENV SP - WSP
Level of Service Evaluation for Design Alternatives of Tilburg Train Station using ViswalkSoheil Sajjadi PE, PHD - Arcadis
Vision ZeroSeth LaJeunesse - HSRCAgile Transportation Planning: (Re)Reimaging US 15-501Leta Huntsinger, PhD, PE - WSP
Andy Henry - DCHC MPO
Collaborative Approaches to Advance Complete StreetsDan Gelinne - HSRC
John Vine-Hodge - NCDOT



Social Event

Please join us for the Make ncsITE funner social event 

Wednesday, November 20, 2019
6:30 PM
Lynnwood Brewing Concern
1053 E Whitaker Mill Rd
Raleigh NC 27604

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