January 13-17, 2019
Washington, D.C.
TRB 98th Annual Meeting
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Decarbonizing Transportation for a Sustainable Future: Mitigating Impacts of the Changing Climate

Sunday, January 07, 2018, 1:30 PM-4:30 PM, Convention Center 2018
Steven Cliff, California Air Resources Board (CARB); Simon Edwards, Ricardo, presiding
Sponsored by Committee on European-U.S. Transportation Research Symposia--Symposium #5: Climate Change Mitigation; Standing Committee on Transportation and Sustainability; and Standing Committee on International Cooperation

The fifth annual U.S.–EU Transportation Research Symposium in May 2017, “Decarbonizing Transport for a Sustainable Future: Mitigating Impacts of the Changing Climate,” built on the concept of bilateral transportation research to mitigate the causes of climate change from the transportation sector. The findings of the symposium will be released at this workshop, and conversations and key elements will be highlighted.

Introduction to the EU-US Symposium Series
Robert Missen; Neil Pedersen, Transportation Research Board

Opening Presentation: Impacts of Climate Change
Jennifer M Jacobs, University of New Hampshire

 

Decarbonizing Transportation for a Sustainable Future: Mitigating Impacts of the Changing Climate
David Greene, University of Tennessee, Knoxville; Graham Parkhurst, University of the West of England

 

Decarbonizing the Logistics and Long Distance Transportation of Freight
Steven Cliff, California Air Resources Board (CARB); Simon Edwards, Ricardo

 

Megaregions: Policy, Research, and Practice
Ray Toll, Old Dominion University; Delia Dimitriu, Manchester Metropolitan University

 

The Need for System Changes in Order to Mitigate GHG Emissions from the Transport Sector: What Factors Enable Transition?
Malin Broqvist Andersson; Daniel Kreeger; Simon Edwards, Ricardo

 

The Influence of Policy Environment Factors on Climate Change Mitigation Strategies in the Transport Sector
Timothy Sexton, Minnesota Department of Transportation; Oliver Lah, Wuppertal Institut für Klima, Umwelt, Energie GmbH