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Transportation Research Board (TRB) Annual Meeting 2022

Secretary-General Young Tae Kim leads the ITF team to the annual TRB meeting to share the latest insights from ITF research.

All times Eastern Standard Time

Sunday, 9 January 

09:00 - 12:00 | Workshop 1012 | Convention Center, Room 144
Improving Informal Public Transport Using Communications and Information Technologies

Workshop initiated by ITF with:

  • Committee on Transportation in Developing Countries
  • Joanna Moody, World Bank and Sam Zimmerman (Chair)

13:30 - 16:30 | Workshop 1020 | Convention Center, Rm 150
Social Equity Safety and Urban Mobility

Workshop initiated by ITF in the International Coordinating Council

  • Committee Sponsor: ICC


  • Lynn Scholl, IDB, Social Inclusion, gender equity and sustainable mobility
  • Bahar Dadashova, TTI, Cycling safety, equity and sustainable mobility in the US
  • Anne Durand, KiM, NL Digital inequalities and the digital divide: How digital inequality manifests in public transport and how people cope.
  • Fernanda Rivera, DG Safety and Sustainable Mobility CDMX (if able to travel)
  • Claudia Adriazola, WRI, Guidelines for cycling safety and sustainable mobility
  • US DoT speaker TBC, Reversing community severance


Monday, 10 January

08:00 - 12:00 | Howard University (M1), Marriott Marquis
International Coordinating Council Meeting

10:00 - 12:00 | OECD Washington Center
DoT Briefing Session 


Tuesday, 11 January

14:00 - 15:00
ITF Decarbonising Transport Model presentation to World Bank

18:00 - 19:30 | Marriott Marquis’ Ballroom, Salon 6
Secretary-General Young Tae Kim attends the TRB Executive Director’s Reception


Wednesday, 12 January

TRB Executive Committee 

13:30 - 15:00 | Ballroom ABC, Washington Convention Center
Secretary-General Young Tae Kim attends the Chair’s Plenary Session 
Lectern Session Chaired by Susan Shaheen, University of California, Berkeley
Sponsored by: Executive Committee (E0000)
U.S. Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg is the keynote speaker at the Chair’s Plenary Session, delivering opening remarks and a "fireside chat" on stage with the Chair and Vice Chair of TRB's Executive Committee.

15:30 - 18:00 | Marriott Marquis, Liberty Salon LM (M4)
Executive Committee Policy Session 
ITF Secretary-General Young Tae Kim’s intervention (from 15:50) explores the leading decarbonisation initiatives taking place internationally, ITF’s Decarbonising Transport initiative and key recommendations included in its Decarbonising Air Transport: Acting Now for the Future report.


Thursday, 13 January

10:00 - 12:00 | IDB Headquarters, 1300 New York Avenue NW
ITF team meets with the Inter-American Development Bank 

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