• TRB 100th Annual Meeting - A Virtual Event

      January 2021

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Annual Meeting Event Detail

Workshop 1467

1467 - Open Science in Transportation: Challenges and Opportunities in a COVID-19 Era

Thursday, January 21 2:00 PM- 5:00 PM ET
Caroline ALMERAS, European Conference of Transport Research Institutes,
Christos Xenophontos, Rhode Island Department of Transportation,

Eva Méndez Rodriguez, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid,
Kathleen Shearer, COAR - Confederation of Open Access Repositories
Sponsored by:
International Coordinating Council (A0020C)

Open Science (OS) is a modern movement that represents a new approach to practicing science in a way that increases openness, integrity and reproducibility of research. We will discuss challenges and opportunities brought by Open Science in transport research, in particular in the COVID-19 context, and how to achieve a common understanding on the practical impact of Open Science in the transport sector.

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Title Presentation Number
Open Science in Transportation: Setting the U.S. Context
Neil Pedersen, Transportation Research Board
European Open Science policy and EOSC vision, structure and plans
Kostas Glinos, European Commission
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US perspective on Open Science and “data.gov”
Leighton Christiansen, OST-R/Bureau of Transportation Statistics
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Open science: challenges and opportunities
Paul Ayris, University College London
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The BE OPEN project: a European initiative to promote, regulate and standardise Open Science (OS) in Transport
Afroditi Anagnostopoulou, Hellenic Institute of Transport
Maria Boile, University of Pireaus
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Moderate Part 2 / Q&A session
Kathleen Shearer, COAR - Confederation of Open Access Repositories
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Open Data: Key Challenges for Transportation Data Collection and Management
Philippe Crist, International Transport Forum
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Open access results on the impacts of COVID-19 pandemic on transport: a collection of articles
Karst Geurs, University of Twente
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Open Access Transport Models: A Leverage Point in Sustainable Transport Planning
Robin Lovelace, University of Leeds
Open Innovation in Road and Transportation Research: The case study in Sub-Saharan Africa
Mark Rubarenzya, Uganda National Roads Authority
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Publisher Perspective
Rosie Cann, SAGE Publishing
City Transportation Agency Perspective
Stephanie Dock, District Department of Transportation
Researcher Perspective
Ageliki Elefteriadou, University of Florida
Public Transit Perspective
Hilia Boris Iglesia, Union Internationale des Transports Publics (UITP)
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Librarian Perspective
Kendra Levine, University of California, Berkeley

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