Webinar Title: Collaborating with Navigation Providers
Sponsoring Organization: Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) Every Day Counts, Round 6 (EDC-6) Crowdsourcing for Advancing Operations Innovation
Date & Time: Sep 21, 2022 - 1:00-2:30 p.m. EDT
This webinar is a part of the Adventures in Crowdsourcing (AiC) webinar series sponsored by the FHWA EDC-6 Crowdsourcing for Advancing Operations Innovation. This webinar will address how local, regional, and State agencies collaborate with navigation applications providers for emergency management and improved operations, and features the following presentations:
• North Carolina DOT (NCDOT) Crisis Response Planning and Waze® —Nathan Webster, Senior Traffic Engineer, Traffic Systems Operations Unit, NCDOT.
• Pennsylvania Turnpike (PTC) Operations Tools to Better Use Waze—Todd Smith, Traffic Operations Center Manager, PTC.
• Improving Information Delivery to Navigation Entities such as Waze and Google Maps® —Denise Markov, Transportation Systems Management and Operations Program Director, The Eastern Transportation Coalition.
The AiC webinar series highlights innovative applications of crowdsourced data and shares crowdsourcing building blocks that will help agencies garner the greatest value from crowdsourced data. To learn more, please reach out to the Innovation co-leads, James Colyar, Greg Jones, or Ralph Volpe.
Learn good practices and lessons from peer transportation agencies regarding the application of crowdsourced data for better emergency planning, traffic incident management, and other operations strategies.
James Colyar, FHWA Office of Operations