ITE 2018 Annual Meeting and Exhibt

Agenda (subject to change) - Updated July 5, 2017

Saturday, July 29

7:30—8:30 a.m.

Joint LeadershipITE/International Board of Direction Breakfast

8:30 a.m.—5:00 p.m.

LeadershipITE Meeting

8:30—10:00 a.m.

International Board of Direction Meeting

9:00 a.m.—5:00 p.m.

CITE Executive Committee MeetingMaple leaf

9:00 a.m.—4:00 p.m.

CITE Technical Liaison Committee MeetingMaple leaf

1:00 p.m.—5:00 p.m.

CITE EXCITE Committee Meeting*Maple leaf

2:00—5:00 p.m.

Registration Open

4:00—5:30 p.m.

CITE Traffic Engineering Committee MeetingMaple leaf


Sunday, July 30

7:30 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Registration Open

7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Exhibit Hall Set Up (See List of Exhibitors)

8:00 – 11:00 a.m.

Coordinating Council Meeting

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

CITE Board of Directors Meeting*Maple leaf

8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

LEA ConsultingTransportationCamp
Sponsored by LEA Consulting

9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

LeadershipITE Meeting

11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Traffic Engineering Council Meeting

11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Transportation Education Council Meeting

12:00 – 1:30 p.m.

Toronto Overview by Tourism Toronto

12:00 – 6:00 p.m.

Family Welcome Center Open
Morrison HeishfieldSponsored by Morrison Hershfield

12:30 – 2:00 p.m.

Transportation Forensics and Risk Management Council Meeting

1:00 – 3:00 p.m.

CITE Training Committee MeetingMaple leaf

1:00 – 3:00 p.m.

TSM&O Council Meeting

1:30—4:00 p.m.

Recreational Cycling Meetup

2:00—4:00 p.m.

Toronto on Foot—A Downtown Primer

2:30—4:30 p.m.

Transportation Consultants Council/Public Agency Council/Transportation Education Council Meeting

3:00—4:30 p.m.

Sustainability Standing Committee Meeting

4:00 – 6:00 p.m.

CITE Traffic BowlMaple leaf

4:30—6:00 p.m.

  • Paint and Plastic: Quick Build Options for Active Transportation Roundtable by the Complete Streets Council
  • Transportation Planning Council Meeting
  • Complete Streets Council Meeting
    Wentworth Room

5:00 – 6:00 p.m.

First Timer / Global Member Attendee Reception
Sponsored by Neel-Schaffer Neel-Schaffer

6:00 – 7:30 p.m.

Welcome to Toronto Opening Reception in Exhibit Hall (Exhibit Hall Open)



Monday, July 31

7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Registration Open    

8:00 – 10:00 a.m.

ITE Opening Business Plenary Session - Smart Communities

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Family Welcome Center Open

8:00 a.m.—5:00 p.m.

Connected Vehicle Task Force Meeting

10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Exhibit Hall Open (See List of Exhibitors)

10:00 – 11:00 a.m.

AECOMBeverage Break in Exhibit Hall
Sponsored by AECOM

Poster Sessions (Smart Communities and Trip Generation)

Transportation Research Board Traffic Signal Systems Committee (TRB TSSC) Asset Management for Traffic Signal Systems Subcommittee Meeting

TRB TSSC Traffic Signals Education Subcommittee Meeting

10:30 a.m.—12:00 p.m.

Transportation Safety Council

Traffic Bowl Team Meeting

ITE CV/AV Steering Committee Meeting

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Technical Sessions

  • Bunt & Associates Transportation for All: Canadian Perspectives
    Sponsored by WSP
  • ITE and Grassroots Advocacy
  • VHB New Directions in Trip Generation: Moving Forward
    Sponsored by VHB
  • How to Improve Your Productivity: A Case Study in Staff Improvement
  • Countdown to Zero

TRB TSSC Traffic Signals Systems Technology and Standards

TRB TSSC Multimodal Traffic Signal Systems Subcommittee

12:00 – 2:00 p.m.

ITE and CITE Awards Lunch with LeadershipITE Graduation

1:00—2:00 p.m.

TRB TSSC Traffic Signal Timing Subcommittee Meeting

2:00 – 3:00 p.m. 

TRB TSSC Research Subcommittee Meeting

TRB TSSC Simulation of Traffic Signal Systems Subcommittee Meeting

2:00 – 3:30 p.m. 

Technical Sessions

  • MTJWe are the Champions: Roundabouts of the Future
    Sponsored by MTJ Roundabout Engineering
  • Trial of the Century!!!
  • VHBBuilding Smart Communities
    Sponsored by VHB

ITE Town Hall Business Meeting (Constitutional Amendments will be addressed here)

Vision Zero Steering Committee Meeting*

3:00—4:00 p.m.

TRB TSSC Business Meeting

3:30 – 4:30 p.m. 

Beverage Break in Exhibit Hall
Sponsored by ISL Engineering

Poster Sessions (Complete Streets)

Nominating Committee Meeting and International Vice President Information Session

4:30 – 6:30 p.m.

Traffic Bowl Grand Championship

7:30 - 10:30 p.m.

ParadigmCITE Student MixerMaple leaf*
Sponsored by Paradigm Transportation Solutions, Ltd.



Tuesday, August 1


7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Registration Open

8:00 – 9:30 a.m.

Technical Sessions

  • CBBImplementing Vision Zero Best Practices
    Sponsored by CBB Transportation Engineers
  • VHBLetís Be Smart About Growth: Applications of Trip Data
    Sponsored by VHB
  • IterisMeasuring Performance and Effectiveness: What Can You Tell Your Community about How Well Your Signals Work for Them
    Sponsored by Iteris
  • Planning for the Arrival of Autonomous Vehicles
  • Morrison Hershfield Tools for the Next Generation of Leaders
    Sponsored by Morrison Hershfield
  • It Doesnít Just Sit There: Operating the System

Student Forum

8:00 a.m.—10:00 a.m.

ITE Past Presidents’ Breakfast*

Family Welcome Center Open

8:00 – 12:00 p.m.

Toronto-York Spadina Subway Extension (Line 1)** (Technical Tour)

9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Exhibit Hall Open (See List of Exhibitors)

9:30 a.m.– 10:30 a.m.

Beverage Break in Exhibit Hall and Poster Sessions (Career Advancement and Connected and Automated Vehicles)

9:30 a.m.– 11:45 a.m.

Walking Tour: Complete Streets in Downtown Toronto***

10:00 a.m.- 11:00 a.m.

Strategic Initiatives Committee*

10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Technical Sessions

  • WSPBringing Connected Vehicles to a City near You
    Sponsored by WSP
  • The Radicalism of "Vision Zero" Traffic Safety
  • Sidra Solutions Get With the Program: Managing Traffic Signals
    Sponsored by SIDRA Solutions
  • AECOMMobility Hubs: Creating Connectivity and Prosperity
    Sponsored by Bunt & Associates
  • Freight Impacts on Transit and Downtown Streets: New Tools to Create Solutions
  • VHBAll for One and One for All: Complete Streets Implementation
    Sponsored by VHB

District/Section/Chapter Forum

Advocacy Committee Meeting

Planning For Multimodal Transportation Impact Assessment Recommended Practice Meeting

12:15 – 1:45 p.m.

StantecPower Lunch with John Leonard
Sponsored by Stantec

2:00—2:30 p.m.

Transportation Professional Certification Board (TPCB) Annual Meeting

2:00 – 3:15 p.m.

Technical Sessions

  • Bunt & AssociatesHey Wait a Second, There's No Driver: What Does the Future Hold When Vehicles Are Autonomous
    Sponsored by Bunt & Associates
  • LEA ConsultingSeparated Bikeways: Improving Safety and Operation through Design
    Sponsored by LEA Consulting
  • Latest from the Transportation Research Board on Traffic Signal Systems
  • AECOMTransit Mobility: Improving the System
    Sponsored by AECOM
  • Bunt & AssociatesYour Career: Making All the Right Moves
    Sponsored by Bunt & Associates
  • Developing a VHBBlueprint for Shared Mobility
    Sponsored by VHB

2:45 – 4:00 p.m.

TPCB Board Meeting*

3:00 – 6:00 p.m.

Connected Vehicle Task Force Meeting

3:15 – 4:15 p.m.

Beverage Break in Exhibit Hall and Poster Sessions (Traffic Signals, Freight and Transit)

4:15 – 5:30 p.m.

Alta Planning and DesignPlenary Session: The Link Between Transportation and Health
Sponsered by Alta Planning + Design

5:30 – 7:00 p.m.

Hockey Night in Canada Reception

On Thin Ice: The MiteY Race International Edition

7:00 – 8:30 p.m.

Street Hockey Game



Wednesday, August 2


7:30 – 10:00 a.m.

Registration Open

8:00 – 10:00 a.m.

CITE Annual General MeetingMaple leaf

8:00 – 10:30 a.m.

Tour of City of Toronto Operations Centre** (TRB Technical Tour)

8:30 – 10:00 a.m.

Technical and Focus Sessions

  • Sanderson StewartHow Transportation Can Help Create Healthy, Vibrant Communities
    Sponsored by Sanderson Stewart
  • LEA ConsultingCome Back With a Warrant: Traffic Control and Evidence-Based Safety for Bicycles
    Sponsored by Bunt & Associates
  • What To Fix Next: Getting to the Goal of Vision Zero
  • Camels, Rats, Twinkies, and Silly Putty: What WeCan Learn about Making the Transportation System Resilient
  • RailProsTowards Vision Zero at Railroad Grade Crossings
    Sponsored by RailPros
  • Curbspace: Death by a 1,000 Cuts or the Lifeline among Modes?

8:30 a.m.- 1:30 p.m.

Connected Vehicle Task Force Meeting

10:00 – 10:30 a.m.

Beverage Break in Foyer

10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Closing Plenary with Brent Toderian: What a True Multimodal City Does (and Doesn't) Look Like

1:00—4:00 p.m.

Toronto by Bike—Toronto’s Downtown Bicycle Facilities** (Technical Tour)

1:00—5:00 p.m.


  • Allocating Curbspace in a Complete Streets Environment
  • Tools for Better Decision-Making: Automated Signal Performance Measures
  • Pedestrian and Bicycle Counting

*By invitation only
**Separate fee required
Maple leaf Activities traditionally part of the Canadian ITE Annual Meeting. As technical sessions are confirmed, this will also symbolize Canadian-centric topics.