Spring 2012 Transportation Seminar Series

March 01, 2012
Transportation@MIT and the MIT Transportation Club are pleased to announce the continuation of the Transportation Seminar Series.

This year’s series will feature presentations by faculty researchers at MIT, as well as invited guest speakers from beyond the Institute. Please save the dates for the following confirmed speakers:

Tuesday, March 13 at 12:00 in 32-141, “America’s Transportation Future Meets Politics and the Federal Budget: An MIT Professor’s Experience Inside the Obama White House” with Professor Xavier de Souza Briggs. See video here.

Wednesday April 4 at 5:30pm in 32-123, “Innovating with Excess Capacity to Achieve Speed and Scale” with Robin Chase, MIT Alumna, Founder of Zipcar carsharing and GoLoco online ridesharing.

Tuesday April 10 at 12:00 in 32-141,  “Long-range Planning for Transportation: The Future Freight Flows Project” with Chris Caplice, Executive Director of MIT’s Center for Transportation and Logistics. 


All seminars are free and open to the public. Further details for seminars will be sent in our weekly email announcement.  Please email transportation@mit.edu to be added to our distribution list.