2018 Annual Meeting
The INSPIRE UTC will hold its annual meeting August 14-15, 2018 on the Missouri University of Science and Technology campus, in Rolla, Missouri. Activities will include technical research presentations by the INSPIRE UTC faculty, a Pedestrian Bridge Test demonstration, an executive meeting and panel discussion with the INSPIRE UTC External Advisory Committee, and a graduate student poster session and awards ceremony. Technical sessions are open to Missouri S&T students, faculty and staff.
INSPIRE will invite students from all consortium institutions to attend the annual meeting. Participating students will be able to interact with transportation professionals from DOTs, non-profit transportation agencies, private transportation companies, and professional transportation societies.
Graduate Student Poster Session
INSPIRE will highlight graduate student research as part of the activities of the annual meeting. The Graduate Student Poster Session is an opportunity for students to showcase their research, communicate results to other students, faculty and staff, engage with representatives from the transportation industry, and facilitate interdisciplinary work by exchanging knowledge and ideas between individuals from multiple disciplines.
The INSPIRE UTC External Advisory Committee members attending the annual meeting will serve as judges for the poster competition. First, second and third place awards will be announced during the closing session.