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TRB Webinar: Prioritizing Accessibility in Major Cities
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5/10/2017
When: Wednesday, May 10, 2017
2:00 PM
Where: United States

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TRB will conduct a webinar on Wednesday, May 10, 2017, from 2:00PM to 3:30PM ET about how to acknowledge accessibility as a performance measure and actively use it to improve transportation services for various users. Presenters will discuss current accessibility practices that help people access jobs, schools, and other places of interest.

This webinar was organized by the TRB Standing Committee on Accessible Transportation and Mobility. Participants must register in advance of the webinar, and there is a fee for non-TRB Sponsor or non-TRB Sustaining Affiliate employees. A certificate for 1.5 Professional Development Hours (PDHs) will be provided to attendees who register and attend the webinar as an individual.

This webinar is eligible for 1.5 Certification Maintenance Credits from the American Institute of Certified Planners.


Webinar Presenters
  • Andrew Owen,University of Minnesota Accessibility Observatory
  • Julie Babinard,World Bank Group
  • Susan Handy,University of California at Davis
Moderated by: Ivana Tasic,University of Utah


Webinar Outline
  1. Accessibility as a performance measure in transportation
  2. Current transportation practices focused on improving accessibility
  3. Accessibility as mobility for low-income populations
  4. Question and answer session
The first 60 minutes of the webinar will be for presentations and the final 30 minutes will be reserved for audience questions. The Registered Continuing Education Program (RCEP) categorizes this webinar activity as relating to health, safety, and welfare including core technical.


Learning Objectives

At the end of this webinar, participants will be able to:
  • Understand how to measure accessibility
  • Apply accessibility practices to specific transportation modes and services

Registration Information

There is no fee for employees ofTRB SponsorsorTRB Sustaining Affiliateswho register using their work email address. In addition to employees of TRB sponsor organizations, the following are eligible to receive complimentary webinar registration:
  • TRB and National Academies employees;
  • Chairs of TRB standing committees, sections, or groups;
  • Members of the media;
  • Employees of tribal governments; and
  • Members of Congress or their staff.
Other sites must pay $55 per site. View ourpricing pagefor details.

After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar. You can go to the following website to submit your registration: http://www.trb.org/Calendar/Blurbs/175892.aspx.

Professional Development Hour Information

A certificate for 1.5 Professional Development Hours (PDHs) will be provided to Professional Engineers (PEs) who register and attend the webinar as an individual. For groups, only the person that registers and attends the session will receive a PDH certificate.

Individuals registered as Florida PEs are no longer required to email TRB with your license number to report your attendance. Instead, please use your certificate that TRB provides through RCEP.net as verification of your attendance to the Florida Board of Professional Engineers.

Please check with your licensing board to ensure that TRB webinar PDHs are approved by your board.

This webinar was developed in October 2016. TRB has met the standards and requirements of the Registered Continuing Education Program (RCEP). Credit earned on completion of this program will be reported to RCEP by TRB. Certificates of Completion will be issued to individuals who register for and attend the entire webinar session. Complaints about registered providers may be sent to RCEP, 1015 15th Street, NW, 8th Floor, Washington, DC 20005. Website: [www.RCEP.net]www.RCEP.net.


American Institute of Certified Planners Certification Maintenance Credits

This webinar is approved by the American Institute of Certified Planners for 1.5 Certification Maintenance Credits. Please make sure that you register for this session and log-in using the link that TRB provides to your email account. We use this as your record that you attended this session. TRB only maintains the records of attendees who use their email address to log into the webinar, and cannot verify attendance of individuals who view the webinar without personally logging into the session.

Please visit the Certification Maintenance section of APA’s website, Certification Maintenance webpage at [www.planning.org/cm]www.planning.org/cm to claim your credits. You may use the following steps:

1. Log in using your ID# and password.
2. Select View my CM log.
3. Select Add CM-Registered Credits.
4. Using the CM Search option, type in the name of the event or event number (e.g. 21064) and click "Go".
Please note: If searching for an event by Provider, use the search option, type in the name of the provider and click “Go”. From the results below, select by clicking on the name of the provider.
5. From the results below, find your event and select "Add to My Log." If this is a multi-part event, you will have the option to select from a list of activity sessions.
6. Please rate the event, add a comment (optional), and click on the Ethics statement and check the box to confirm. Note: you should see a message indicating the CM reporting period year that you are logging.
7. Click submit and the CM credits should appear in your CM log.
If you have problems reporting your CM credits or have general questions about the CM program, please contactAICPCM@planning.org.

Registration questions? Contact Reggie Gillum atRGillum@nas.edu.

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