Events / Meetings

Speed Limit Setting Practices

When: Thursday, May 2, 2019 1:00 - 2:30 PM ET

To provide participants an overview of terms related to speed limit setting, from design to operating speed, and approaches recognized for setting speed limits including engineering, expert and safe systems approaches. This webinar will include resources available for setting safe speeds and examples of successful speed limit setting programs and policies. The webinar is free and open to the ITE and non-ITE members thanks to funding by the Road to Zero Coalition.

Learning Objectives:

  • Presenters will provide resources and tools available for setting speed limits.
  • Participants will learn important terms and definitions to discuss speeds.
  • Participants will be provided information on different speed limit setting approaches.
  • Presenters will highlight impacts of speed limit setting policies.


Guan Xu, Office of Safety, FHWA Manager of Speed Management Program, Washington, D.C.
Dr. Eric T. Donnell, Ph.D., P.E., Professor of Civil Engineering, Director, Thomas D. Larson Pennsylvania Transportation Institute, University Park, PA
Randy McCourt, Principal, DKS Associates, Vice President, ITE, Portland, OR
Bryan J. Katz, Ph.D., P.E., PTOE, Vice President, Engineeering, Toxcel LLC, Blacksburg, VA
Matthew Roe, National Association of City Transportation Officials (NACTO), New York, NY

No Charge
This fee includes a live web event, an archived recording, webinar evaluation, 1.5 PDH credit and a certificate of completion