Freight Big Data: New Sources and Best Practices

Session Date/Time: Friday, August 17
10:45 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

Room: Caprice 2&3 – 4th Floor

Description: The rapid explosion of new freight data sources is creating significant opportunities for more effective planning and operation of roadways. Hear how new sources of “Big Data,” including those from smart cities initiatives, DSRC, sensors, cameras and crowd-sourcing, are used to implement freight demand management strategies. This session will highlight two nationally-recognized pilot projects focused on collecting data and facilitating connected and/or autonomous vehicle deployment to address critical freight issues of safety and mobility. 

Moderator: Sara Daugherty, Eastgate Regional Council of Governments

Session Format: Panel (3 speakers)

  • Donald Ludlow, CPCS Transcom Inc.
  • Eric Phillips, Union County, Ohio and the US 33 Smart Mobility Corridor
  • Bob Rausch, TransCore and the NYCDOT CV Pilot Deployment Project