STC presents Decarbonization Pathways for Transportation Fuels, Vehicles, Their Use,& Infrastructure

When:  Sep 21, 2021 from 01:00 PM to 02:30 PM (ET)
Associated with  T&DI Programs

Virtual Panel Series on
Sustainable Transportation -
Decarbonization Pathways for Transportation - 
Fuels, Vehicles, Their Use,
and Infrastructure Required to Support Them

This event does not qualify for PDHs or CE
credits.


The Decarbonization Pathways for Transportation panel series is being hosted by the Sustainable Transportation Committee (STC) of ASCE’s Transportation & Development Institute (T&DI). The three-part virtual-event series will provide an overview of the scope, challenges, and opportunities towards transitioning effectively to a decarbonized transportation network.

The second panel will provide practical insights on the green transportation modes, their supporting infrastructure and low carbon fuel technologies with the potential to drive decarbonization. The discussion will highlight affordability and incentives programs initiated by some transportation agencies, aiming to make the transition easier and meet targets and strategies to fully decarbonize by mid-century.


Panelists 

 

 

 

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Mohammad Jalayer, Ph.D. 

Rachel Muncrief, Ph.D. 

Jacob Teter, Ph.D. 

Heng Wei, Ph.D., P.E., F.ASCE 

Assistant Professor 

Deputy Director 

Energy Analyst 

Professor and Director 

Rowan University 

International Council on Clean Transportation 

International Energy Agency 

The University of Cincinnati 

 

 
Moderated By

Aupal

Aupal Mondal, Ph.D. Candidate
University of Texas at Austin


Second_Panel_Program_Decarbonization_pathways_for_transportation_09_21_21.pdf

About this Virtual Panel Series

Overview

Virtual Panel Series on Sustainable Transportation is a series of online panels moderated by civil and environmental engineering students where leaders from the transportation industry and academia are invited to speak about various technical and career development related topics on Sustainable Transportation. The panel series are planned and organized by the Sustainable Transportation Committee (STC) and ASCE-T&DI.

Goal
The goal of the ASCE T&DI webinar series on decarbonization pathways for transportation is to discuss and develop a summary of the scope of the transportation system and relationships with other systems that drive transportation carbon emissions, identify pathways to decarbonizing transportation considering the full system, and share and discuss the results with the civil engineering profession.

Scope
The system definition and pathways will be identified from presentations and discussion with international experts in different areas of transportation and related systems and synthesized by ASCE series organizers and committee members. System elements are expected to include housing, land use, fuels, vehicles, civil and other infrastructure, asset management, freight movement, and travel behavior affecting travel demand and mode choice.

Steering Committee Leadership

Mouna Krami Senhaji, Jacobs
John Harvey, UC Davis
Amiy Varma, AAAJ, LLC

Sustainable Transportation Committee


Mark your calendar for the final panel of the series: 

Wednesday, February 16, 2022 | 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM ET
Decarbonization Pathways for Transportation – Civil Infrastructure: Materials, Design, Construction, Asset Management, Interaction with Vehicles, End-of-Life


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Comments

09-14-2021 02:54 PM

Will they be talking about investment, funding, and future benefits of Infrastructure to support sustainable Transportation System to reduce Green House Gases and pollution?
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