TRB conducted a webinar on June 20, 2012, from 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. ET that will explore efforts and techniques to implement asset management practices within a transportation organization. Contact Reggie Gillum at RGillum@nas.edu
for more details on receiving a link to the webinar recording.
The webinar will highlight sessions conducted at the 9th National Conference on Asset Management, which took place on April 16-18, 2012, in San Diego, California. The webinar will be appropriate for anyone who did not attend the “Focus on Implementation” sessions at the conference. Attendees will learn about organizational structures and practices that help support data-driven and performance-based asset-management programs within transportation organizations.
Webinar presenters and presentation outline:
Fred Judson and John Puente, Ohio Department of Transportation
Asset Management Implementations within the Ohio Department of Transportation (DOT)
Mr. Judson and Mr. Puente will discuss innovative equipment, software, and technology tools used to collect and analyze asset information in support of Ohio DOT’s asset management program, focusing on Districts 1 and 2. Tools discussed will include unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), GPS, GIS, and mobile computing devices.
Shobna Varma, StarIsis Corporation
Implementing Performance-based Asset Management – The North Carolina Journey
Ms. Varma will discuss the successes, challenges, and lessons learned by the North Carolina DOT in its performance-based asset management journey. She will share the story of moving from a prescriptive-based business model to an outcome-based business model.
Stephen Gaj, Federal Highway Administration
Implementation of a Risk-Based Asset Management Program
Mr. Gaj will explore ways to implement a risk-based asset management approach to optimize an organization’s return-on-investment decisions.
Katie Zimmerman, Applied Pavement Technology, Inc.
Building a Sustainable Asset Management Program
During the summer of 2011, a U.S. delegation conducted a scan tour of agencies in Europe, Australia, and New Zealand. This presentation will introduce the concepts of asset value and depreciation, and how these metrics can be used to support a long-term financially-sustainable asset-investment strategy.
Moderated by: Angel Canales, New York State Department of Transportation
Webinar learning objectives:
After participating in the webinar, attendees should be able to:
- Summarize practices from states and foreign agencies that have implemented asset management techniques and latest tools of the trade being used,
- Examine ways to implement a risk-based asset management approach to optimize return-on-investment decisions,
- Summarize trends in long term sustainability and set targets to optimize performance using modern asset management techniques, and
- Examine business organization models that facilitate asset management practices.
There is no fee for employees of TRB sponsors
who register using their work email address. In addition to employees of TRB sponsor organizations, the following are eligible to receive complimentary webinar registration:
- TRB and National Academies employees
- Chairs of TRB standing committees, sections, or groups
- Members of the media
- Congressional staff members
Other sites must pay $49 per site. View our pricing page
After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.
Professional Development Hour information:
A certificate for 2 Professional Development Hour (PDH) will be provided to Professional Engineers (PEs) who register and attend the webinar as an individual. For groups, only the person that registers and attends the session will receive a PDH certificate.
Individuals registered as Florida PEs are required to email Lisa Marflak, LMarflak@nas.edu
, with their license number.
TRB is classifying this webinar as an activity related to business practices. Please note that some jurisdictions do not accept educational activities in this area or have limitations as to the content. Please check with your licensing board to ensure that TRB webinar PDHs are approved by your board.
This webinar was developed in April 2012. TRB has met the standards and requirements of the Registered Continuing Education Program (RCEP). Credit earned on completion of this program will be reported to RCEP by TRB. Certificates of Completion will be issued to individuals who register for and attend the entire webinar session. Complaints about registered providers may be sent to RCEP, PO Box 1686, Clemson, SC, 29633. Website: www.RCEP.net.
American Institute of Certified Planners Certification Maintenance Credits
This webinar is pending approval from the American Institute of Certified Planners for 2 Certification Maintenance Credits. Please make sure that you register for this session and log-in so we have a record that you attended.
To report your CM credits, visit www.planning.org/CM
(1) Login using your ID# and password.
(2) Select My CM log
(3) Select Add Credits
(4) Under Browse you have the option of searching by Date, Provider, or Distance Education and using the search box to type in the name of the event or activity and clicking go
(5) A pop-up box will appear. If this is a multi-part event you will have the option to select from a list of activities
(6) Please rate, add a comment (optional), and click on the Ethics statement and answer
(7) Click submit and the CM credits should appear in your CM log
If you have problems reporting your CM credits or have general questions about our CM program, please contact AICPCM@planning.org
. APA’s customer service associates are available to assist you.
Registration questions? Contact Reggie Gillum at RGillum@nas.edu
This Summary Last Modified On: 7/13/2012