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Transportation Symposium in Honor of Joseph Schofer

Joe SchoferIn celebration of the career of Joseph Schofer, a two-day Transportation Symposium will be held at Northwestern from Friday, November 17 (2pm) – Saturday, November 18 (1pm).  The Symposium will include a mix of presentations and panel discussions, a reception and special banquet and lots of opportunities to socialize. 


Transportation Symposium Agenda

Friday, November 17


2:00 PM              Welcome / Opening Remarks

 2:15 PM              Panel 1 - Evolution and Future of Transportation Education

 3:15 PM              Networking Break

 3:45 PM              Panel 1 continued

 5:00 PM              Induction of Inaugural Class of Transportation Center Fellows

 6:00 PM              Reception and Dinner Banquet


Saturday, November 18

 8:00 AM              Breakfast

9:00 AM              Welcome to Day 2

                              Panel 2 - Behavior & Forecasting and the Impact of Technology

 10:30 AM           Networking Break

 11:00 AM           Panel 3 - Decision Making: How do we get rational decision making amidst the irrationality?

 12:30 PM            Closing Remarks from Joseph Schofer


Organizing Committee

 Northwestern University Transportation Center:

Symposium Location

The Symposium venue is the James L  Allen Center – 2169 Campus Drive – Evanston, IL 60208.


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