TRB Webinar: NextGen for Airports – Resources and Guidebooks
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When: Wednesday, May 24, 2017
2:00 PM
Where: United States

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TRB will conduct a webinar on Wednesday, May 24, 2017, from 2:00PM to 3:30PM ET that features research conducted by TRB’sAirport Cooperative Research Program(ACRP) on the Next Generation Air Transportation System (NextGen). NextGen refers to federal programs that are designed to modernize the National Airspace System (NAS). ACRP’s NextGen initiative aims to inform airport operators about some of these programs and how the enabling practices, data, and technologies resulting from them will affect airports. This webinar presents resources and guidance found in Volumes 1, 2, and 4 of the report series. The other volumes in the report series will be the focus of awebinaron Monday, May 22, 2017.

Participants must register in advance of the webinar, and there is no fee associated with this webinar. This webinar will provide 1.5 Continuing Education Units for Accredited Airport Executives. This webinar is approved by the American Institute of Certified Planners for 1.5 Certification Maintenance Credits.

Webinar Presenters
  • Sebastian Timar,Architecture Technology Corporation
  • Robb Varani,Ricondo & Associates
  • Randy Murphy,Grafton Technologies, Inc.
  • Mark Ricketson,Woolpert, Inc.
Moderated by: Kent Duffy and Julie Marks,Federal Aviation Administration

Webinar Outline
  1. ACRP Report 150: NextGen for Airports, Volume 1: Understanding the Airport’s Role in Performance-Based Navigation: Resource Guide
  2. ACRP Report 150: NextGen for Airports, Volume 2: Engaging Airport Stakeholders: Guidebook
  3. ACRP Report 150: NextGen for Airports, Volume 4: Leveraging NextGen Spatial Data to Benefit Airports: Guidebook
  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.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this webinar, participants will able to:
  • Identify practical and actionable information for the implementation of Performance Based Navigation (PBN) flight procedures
  • Understand effective methods for engaging airport stakeholders in the NextGen implementation process
  • Understand what information stakeholders require and how to effectively encourage two-way communication
  • Discuss NextGen spatial data’s benefits and the data’s financial and legal considerations
Registration Information

This webinar is sponsored by theAirport Cooperative Research Program. There is no fee to attend this webinar. You can go to the following website to submit your registration:

Continuing Education Units for Accredited Airport Executives

The American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE) is making 1.5 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) available for A.A.E. If you are an A.A.E. and would like to apply for CEUs for this webinar, For questions about A.A.E. continuing education units, please

American Institute of Certified Planners Certification Maintenance Credits

This webinar was 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 claim your credits. You may use the following steps:
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Registration questions? Contact Reggie Gillum