• TRB 100th Annual Meeting - A Virtual Event

      January 2021

    • Online Program

Annual Meeting Event Detail

Workshop 166

Mobility and Accessibility for Recovery After a Disaster: Social and Economic Resilience for Disadvantaged and Dislocated Populations

Sunday, January 10 1:30 PM- 4:30 PM ET
Ann Hartell, Transportation Research Board
Sponsored by:
Standing Committee on Social and Economic Factors of Transportation (ADD20)


This workshop focuses on the needs of socially and economically vulnerable populations during recovery after a disaster. Presentations examine current research, practitioner experience, innovative pilot projects, and capacity building in transportation agencies for recovery work after a disaster. An interactive component will collect priorities for future research and ideas for effective dissemination of current knowledge in this critical subfield.

No agenda available

Title Presentation Number
Connecting Transportation and Disaster Planning
Elizabeth Fischer, Federal Highway Administration (FHWA)
Show Abstract
The Role of Regional Development Organizations in Post-Disaster Recovery
Chuck Wemple, Houston-Galveston Area Council
Incorporation of Vulnerable Populations into Disaster Recovery: Key Sociological Findings and Questions for Transportation Planning
Michelle Meyer, Louisiana State University
Show Abstract
Assessing the Emergency Transportation-focused Impacts of Aging Populations' Recovery Needs.
Eren Ozguven, Florida A&M University-Florida State University College of Engineering
Smart, Shared and Social: Enhancing All-Hazards Recovery Plans with Demand Management Technologies
John MacArthur, Portland State University

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