CTR Symposium

The 2024 Annual Symposium

The Center for Transportation Research’s Annual Symposium will be held on Wednesday, April 3rd, 2024, hosted at The Commons Conference Center on the J.J. Pickle Research Campus.

2023 CTR Symposium


Time Agenda Item
~11:00 – 12:30 Posters – in the Atrium
12:00 – 1:30 Lunch – in the Atrium
1:30 – 2:30 Welcome, Awards, Keynote – in Big Tex
Ossa Fisher, President, Aurora
2:30 – 2:45 Coffee Break
2:45 – 4:30 Breakout 1: Autonomous Freight Safety – in Big Tex
Moderator: Darran Anderson (TxDOT)

  • Daniel Goff (Kodiak)
  • Michelle Chaka (Torc)
  • Captain Bart Teeter (Texas DPS)
  • Kristie Chin (CTR, UT Austin)
2:45 – 4:30 Breakout 2: Panel Discussion on CBEI in Balcones
Moderator: Seth Cole (TxDOT)

  • Graham Bettis (TxDOT)
  • Daryn Sims (TxDOT)
  • Kevin Folliard, PhD (UT Austin)
  • Greg Hunsicker (UT Austin)

note: CBEI Tour (PPE not required, walking tour within the PRC)


Please refer to the Commons Conference Center’s webpage for maps, directions, parking and permit instructions.


Register online today.

Contact Information

Email CTR-Admin@engr.utexas.edu for additional information.