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Longhorns Take the District Traffic Bowl Yet Again

Longhorns Take the District Traffic Bowl Yet Again

By Maureen Kelly  |  Students

CTR’s student chapter of the Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE) once again sent a team to the Traffic Bowl competition—and once again won the district-level Traffic Bowl! The competition took place during the 2015 TexITE Spring Meeting in College Station on March 12. That means our team will go on to represent the Texas District in the international competition—for …

CTR Director Bhat Wins the 2015 Masters Transportation Engineering Award

CTR Director Bhat Wins the 2015 Masters Transportation Engineering Award

By Maureen Kelly  |  Awards

Congratulations to CTR Director Chandra Bhat for receiving the 2015 Frank M. Masters Transportation Engineering Award from the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE). In selecting Bhat for this award, the ASCE award committee particularly noted his innovations that have contributed to outstanding transportation planning, specifically his pioneering contributions to transportation systems analysis, his international …

CTR Staffer Ashley Williams Wins WTS Award

By Maureen Kelly  |  Awards

CTR is proud to announce that veteran staffer Ashley Williams has been named the WTS Member of the Year for the Heart of Texas (HOT) Chapter. WTS (Women’s Transportation Seminar) is an international organization dedicated to building the future of transportation through the global advancement of women. This award acknowledges a WTS member who has …

ICMC2015 Speakers to Help Advance Choice Modeling Field

ICMC2015 Speakers to Help Advance Choice Modeling Field

By Maureen Kelly  |  Events

The fourth annual International Choice Modelling Conference (ICMC) is happening here in Austin May 10 through 13 at the AT&T Executive Center. ICMC2015 brings together leading researchers and practitioners from across different areas of study, with presentations looking both at state-of-the-art methodology and innovative real-world applications of choice models. CTR is co-hosting with the Resource Systems Group …