Autumn 2016 Meeting

Thursday, September 15, 2016

10:00 am – 1:00 pm

ODOT, Broad Street Garage Complex, Large Training Room

1616 W. Broad St., Columbus, OH

 

10:00 – 10:15  Welcome and introductions

  • Approval of last meeting’s minutes
  • New Business / Requests for membership
  • Discussion of Future MUG Dates
  • Website Update / Email List

 

Changes in Doing Business with ODOT on Technical Issues

10:15-11:00 Sharing Count Data with ODOT in MS 2, a Demonstration and Discussion of the Business Rules for Count Data Sharing-Dave Gardner (ODOT)

 

11:00-11:45 The Future of Model Support from ODOT, a Discussion on the Use of Consultant’s to do MPO Work Formerly Done by ODOT Staff-Greg Giaimo (ODOT), Rebekah Anderson (ODOT)

 

11:45 – 12:00 Break

 

A Teaser for December’s MUG on Using Big Data OD in Travel Modeling

12:00 – 12:45  Using Continuously Collected Data for Travel Demand Trend Analysis-Greg Erhardt (University of Kentucky)

 

12:45 – 1:00    Other Business

  • Tips and Tricks – Tricks for coding TURNLANE at T-Intersections, Ramp Junctions and Shared Lane Situations – Greg Giaimo (ODOT)
  • ODOT Updates (model update status etc.)
  • Refreshment fund report
  • CPD certificates

 

1:00     Lunch at Spaghetti Warehouse, 397 W Broad St., Columbus OH

 

December Meeting Thursday December 8, 2016 at Don Scott Airport, Room 100

2829 W. Dublin-Granville Road, Columbus, OH

 

Refreshments provided by OTDMUG refreshment fund – Please remember to donate

Spring Meeting 2016

Thursday, March 17, 2016

10:00 am – 1:00 pm

ODNR, Building E Large Conference Room (see attached map)

2045 Morse Rd., Columbus, OH

 

10:00 – 10:15  Welcome and introductions

  • Approval of last meeting’s minutes
  • New Business / Requests for membership
  • Website Update / Email List

 

10:15-10:45 Overview of Transit Modes and the New Starts/Small Starts Programs, Dave Schmitt (Connectics)

 

10:45-11:15 Transit Forecasting Methods, Part 1 FTA’s Perspectives, Dave Schmitt (Connectics)

 

11:15 – 11:30 Break

 

11:30-12:00 Transit Forecasting Methods, Part 2 Details of Four Forecasting Methods, Dave Schmitt (Connectics)

 

12:00-12:30 Example Corridor Project Case Studies, Dave Schmitt (Connectics)

 

12:30-12:45 TRB Summary

 

12:45 – 1:00    Other Business

  • Tips and Tricks
  • ODOT Updates (model update status etc.)
  • Refreshment fund report
  • CPD certificates

 

1:00     Lunch at Smokey Bones, Easton Town Center, 3939 Morse Crossing, Columbus

 

Summer Workshop Meeting – New Network Calculators and New OMS Model including Highway and Transit Network Coding

Thursday June 16, 2015 at ODOT Aviation Room 100, Columbus, OH