Upcoming ITE Events
Oregon ITE Winter Workshop!
Date: Monday, February 27th, 2017
Time: 9am - 4pm
Where: ODOT Region 1
It's time for our annual winter workshop. We've got great sessions this year with amazing presenters:
- Technology: Dennis Mitchell and Julie Kentosh
- Agency Cooperation: SW Corridor Agency Team Members
- Policy: Mellisa Norman and Kim Haughn
- Funding: Christine Leon and PBOT Fix Our Streets Team Member
The event will include morning snacks and lunch. Make sure to register to reserve your spot. Please register here!
Webinar Improving Walkability at Signalized Intersections with Signal Control Strategies
Date: Thursday, January 26th at 10am
This webinar will present the details of alternative pedestrian strategies, as well as the results of recent research into the impact on delay that these treatments have on all users. At the conclusion, practitioner recommendations will be presented developed from the results of a user survey, field implementations of strategies, and software-in-the-loop (SITL). Please see full details here!
Volunteer Needed - MESA Demo Day
Date: Feburary 9th, 2017
Demo Day will be a venue for top MESA middle and high school student teams to present their fall inventions to community members and STEM industry professionals. For more information, please click here!
Oregon ITE Scholarship
The Oregon Section of the Institute of Transportation Engineers is pleased to offer the 5th Annual Bill Kloos Scholarship valued at $2,000. The scholarships is named after William C. Kloos, who was the Signals and Street Lighting Manager at the City of Portland for 25 years. Bill was a talented leader, innovative problem solver and mentor to many throughout his career. One of Bill's unique talents was public speaking and presenting technical information to a wide range of audiences. This scholarship was developed in order to promote the innovative thinking and communications skills of the future transportation professionals. The scholarship applications are due January 27, 2017. Please see here for details!
Who is Oregon ITE?
The Oregon Section of the Institute of Transportation Engineers is a professional society of both public and private sector engineers, planners, and students with an interest in transportation. The Oregon Section holds various events throughout the year, providing networking and professional development opportunities for members and students. Events range from informal happy hour gatherings, technical workshops, professional development opportunities, technical luncheons, an annual golf tournament, and the evening dinner annual Traffic Bowl competition held every fall that showcases our student participation.
Interested in Sponsoring Oregon ITE for 2016-2017?
Please see the flyer below to better understand what Oregon ITE does and the numerous benefits you would receive as a sponsor. Plus, we'd really appreciate it too! Contact our Sponsorship Chair, Todd Mobley or Jennifer Danziger if you are interested.
Now introducing our 2016-2017 Oregon ITE sponsors. Thank you sponsors!