Which ITE Annual Meeting was the best attended (location and year)?
Answer: Las Vegas, 1999
What consulting firm has more members of ITE than any other?
Answer: Kimley Horn (184 members)
Who was the first person to be recognized as an Honorary Member?
Answer: William Phelps Eno
Name the first Honorary Member from outside the United States.
Answer: Cesare Solari
Seven Past Presidents have been recognized with all three of the following: Honorary Membership; Burton W. Marsh Award; and Theodore M. Matson Award. Which Past Presidents have been so honored?
Answer: Burton W. Marsh, Wilbur S. Smith, Carlton C. Robinson, Williams R. McGrath, Harold L. Michael, James L. Pline, Marsha Anderson Bomar
Name the Head of State who addressed an ITE Annual Meeting.
Answer: Jose Lopez Portillo, President of Mexico
Of the currently living Past Presidents, who served in the earliest year, and what year was that?
Answer: Larry Dondanville, 1974
Which Past President holds the record for the number of times they were a candidate for International Vice-President?
Answer: Alan Gonseth – 4 times
There are at least four Past Presidents who earned the rank of Eagle Scout. Name at least of them.
Answer: Hibbett Neel, John Edwards, Steve Hofener, Jonathan Upchurch
Name an ITE member who served for 12 years on the ITE International Board of Direction
Answer: Harold Hammond
Name the first recipient of the Past President’s Award.
Answer: Carlton C. Robinson
Name three people who served both on the ITE Staff and as International President of ITE.
Answer: Burton W. Marsh, David Baldwin, Jonathan Upchurch
Name the youngest ITE International President (at the time he/she served).
Answer: Grant Mickle (age 33)
Where did ITE celebrate its 75th Anniversary?
Answer: The Army Navy Club in Washington, DC, USA
Which ITE Honorary Member adapted the first traffic signal, which originally appeared in London in 1866, for the U.S. and filed a patent in 1932?
Answer: Garrett A. Morgan (awarded posthumously in 1998)
What year did ITE’s magazine change its name from Traffic Engineering to Transportation Engineering?
Answer: 1977 (June issue)
How many of ITE’s 19 Founding Members are Honorary Members?
Answer: Five (Ernest P. Goodrich, Arthur N. Johnson, Guy Kelcey, Burton W. Marsh, Hawley S. Simpson
How many Honorary Members come from District 8 (Global District)?
Answer: Seven (Cesare Solari, Italy; Edward V. “Ted” Barton, Australia; Bert Beukers, Netherlands; Max G. Shifron, Israel; Rafael Cal y Mayor, Mexico; Andrew P. O’Brien, Australia; Peter T. McCombs, New Zealand
During which quarter of the 20th century did transportation engineering begin to evolve as a profession?
Answer: 1st quarter of the 20th century.
What year did the first Traffic Bowl take place?
What year and where was the first Annual Meeting located?
Answer: 1931 in New York, NY
Who was the first member of ITE?
Answer: Ernest Goodrich
How much was the subscription fee for the ITE Journal in its first year (May 1931)?
Answer: Subscription was two dollars a year and single copies were twenty-five cents
Name the past three coordinating Council Chairs.
Answer: Jason Crawford, Russell Brownlee, and Beverly Kuhn
How many staff positions currently exist at the ITE office?