The RTA-NCDOT Innovations and Solutions Forum series highlights new intersection innovations and other ways to improve roads and streets quickly and safely. Hosted by the regional business community in partnership with NCDOT, this event series features presentations from member companies as well as local and state transportation leaders.

Topics include analytics, safety models, synchronized superstreets, roundabouts and variations, variable number of left turn lanes, adaptive signals, incremental bus rapid transit, and other mobility and safety innovations.

There is no cost to attend a forum event, but an RSVP is required – email natalie@letsgetmoving.org.


Upcoming event:

RTA-NCDOT Intersections and Innovations Forum
Tuesday, April 21, 2020, 2 pm – 4 pm
SAS – Building C: Executive Briefing Center, Cary

Draft agenda concept

Welcome and overview (15 min)

  • Welcome and introductions – Joe Milazzo II, RTA
  • Acknowledgements – Maeve Gardner, RTA 2020 Chair

Intersections segment (30 min)

  • Dynamic Left Turn Intersections (DLTi) pilot – NCDOT Divisions 4 and 5, Town of Cary, RTA – Kevin Lacy, NCDOT, Joe Milazzo II, RTA
  • RTA-municipal-NCDOT intersection partnerships –

Innovations segment (30 min)

  • Electric bus implementation – Adam Fischer, City of Greensboro

Final remarks and adjourn

Potential Agenda Topics:

  • Data analytics and mobility – TBA, SAS
  • Incremental bus rapid transit at intersections
  • Multimodal 54 / Adaptive signals
  • Interactive group discussion

RSVP to natalie@letsgetmoving.org


Prior intersections solutions forum event:

RTA-NCDOT Intersection Solutions Forum
Thursday, March 21, 2019, 3 pm – 5 pm
SAS – Building C: Executive Briefing Center, Cary

> Download full presentation deck here

Final Agenda

  • (10m) Welcome and introductions – Joe Milazzo II, RTA
  • (10m) Data analytics and mobility – Eric Hunley, SAS
  • (10m) Interchange innovations:  Super DDI, Parclo progressA – Dr. Joe Hummer, NCDOT
  • (10m) Emergency vehicle pre-emption and dynamic school zones – David Spencer, Town of Cary
  • (10m) Connected/autonomous vehicles pilot on NC 55 – Mohd Aslami, NCDOT
  • (10m) Enhanced pedestrian detection – Scott Clark, Town of Chapel Hill
  • (10m) Variable number of left turn lanes pilot – Joe Milazzo II, RTA
  • (20m) RTA-municipal-NCDOT intersection partnerships – France Campbell, AECOM; Phil Loziuk, City of Durham; Drew Draper, Wetherill Engineering; John Sandor, NCDOT
  • (10m) NCDOT signal system retiming prioritization tool – Matthew T. Carlisle, NCDOT
  • (15m) Interactive group discussion – Advancing transportation innovations
  • (  5m) Closing remarks
  • Adjourn by 5:00 pm

Prior event:

RTA-NCDOT Intersection Solutions Forum
Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018
3 pm – 5 pm
SAS – building V – Cary, North Carolina

> Download full presentation deck here

Final Agenda

  • Welcome and introductions – Kevin Lacy, NCDOT; Geoff Lang, MetLife, RTA 2019 chair
  • Acknowledgements and event overview  – Joe Milazzo II, RTA; Natalie Griffith, RTA
  • Analytics for intersection operations – Dr. Katy Salamati, SAS
  • Safest Feasible Intersection Design (SAFID) – Dr. Joe Hummer, NCDOT
  • Dynamic all-red extension – Carrie Simpson, NCDOT
  • Variable number of left turn lanes pilot – Kevin Lacy, NCDOT and Joe Milazzo II, RTA
  • Modular and mini roundabouts – Jim Dunlop, NCDOT
  • RTA-municipal intersection partnerships – France Campbell, AECOM; Josh Hurst, Clark Nexsen; Jed Niffenegger, City of Raleigh; David Spencer, Town of Cary
  • Interactive group discussion – Adrianne Elder, Duke Energy, RTA streets chair
  • Closing remarks
  • Adjourn by 5:00 pm

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RTA Gold, Sustaining Gold*, Presenting Gold**, Omnia Gold*** members

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Clark Nexsen
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Fred Smith Company*
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IBM Corporation
Kane Realty Corporation
Kimley-Horn
MetLife
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Raleigh-Durham Airport Authority*
Raleigh Chamber*
Red Hat, Inc.
Research Triangle Foundation of North Carolina***
Summit Design and Engineering Services, PLLC*
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Wetherill Engineering, Inc.

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Alfred Benesch & Company
Atkins
Avison Young
Biogen
Branch Banking & Trust Co.
Capitol Broadcasting Co., Inc.
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Fox Rothschild LLP
GlaxoSmithKline
Highwoods Properties Inc.
Lamar Advertising
PNC
Raleigh Regional Association of Realtors
Ramey Kemp & Associates, Inc.
Skanska USA Building, Inc.
TheeDigital
TRIMAT
WakeMed Health & Hospitals
Wake Technical Community College
York Properties, Inc./McDonald-York Building Company