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NEITS Call for Speakers and Presentations

 

New England ITS is launching their 2021- 2022 Lunch and Learn Speaker Series:

 

NEITS is planning on hosting 10 events this year - all of which are also available virtually

  • Vendor Showcases - NEITS provides 4 vendors 15 minutes each to cover their latest products

  • Remote Presentations - NEITS invites a speaker to discuss an aspect of ITS for 45-50 minutes. This may include a remote tour of a TMC or other facility

  • Live presentations from the RIDOT TMC or a similar venue - these are the same vendor presentations, but hosted in Rhode Island

 

Tentative Schedule:

October 28: Vendor showcase #7

November 18: TBD

December 9: Holiday Gala

January 6: TBD

January 20: TBD

February 10: TBD

March 3: TBD

March 24: TBD

April 14: TBD

May 5: TBD

If you have a presentation or product that you would like to speak on - Please contact:

 

John Colangelo

Traffic Options LLC

trafficoptions@gmail.com

 

 

ITS Engineer Job Posting

Massachusetts Department of Transportation

 

Position Summary

Incumbents of this position prepare or review plans, designs, specifications, and cost estimates for intelligent transportation systems (ITS) projects; prepare and/or review reports, studies, and analytical data; perform calculations relating to engineering problems; perform engineering analysis; inspect construction, deployment, and/or modernization work; and perform related work as required.  An ITS Engineer in the ITS Programs Section is responsible for advancing ITS work in an efficient and transparent manner.  The ITS Engineer will be held accountable for his/her responsibility to fulfill the duties and tasks specified herein.  Civil Engineer IV ITS Engineers will be capable of managing complex work with limited supervision and shall carry a heavier active workload than that of a Civil Engineer III.  Civil Engineer IV ITS Engineers may also have supervision and training responsibilities during the temporary absence of the supervisor. The basic purpose of this work is to perform professional engineering duties for intelligent transportation systems all in accordance with sound engineering principles, applicable laws, regulations, and standards.

More information is available here: ITS Engineer - (210005IB)

 

RFP #: RFP DOT 2021-003

TITLE : I-95 High Level Bridge Part-Time Shoulder Use System

OPENING DATE AND TIME:  APRIL 30, 2021 3:00 PM EST

The State of New Hampshire is soliciting bid requests for the above.  To participate, please go to the State of New Hampshire, Department of Administrative Services (DAS), Bureau of Purchase and Property Website at:

Current Bidding Opportunities  *

            *Note:  If link does not work, please type https://das.nh.gov/purchasing

Instructions

MassDOT has issued an RFI to solicit submittals from interested parties to help inform and develop the requirements for the proposed system outlined in the attached ITMS ConOps which is intended to eventually replace or integrate the existing Highway Operations Center (HOC) software systems and functionalities.  We welcome you to submit a response to this RFI.

 

https://www.commbuys.com/bso/external/bidDetail.sdo?bidId=BD-21-1030-0H100-0H099-57751&parentUrl=activeBids

 

 

JOB POSTING

University of Connecticut has an opening for a faculty position for connected and automated vehicles.

 

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) at the University of Connecticut invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant or Associate Professor level.  The position has an expected start date of August 23, 2021.  The research specialties of interest are in the general area of Connected and Automated Vehicles (CAV) and Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS). Candidates with a strong background in Innovation and Entrepreneurship will be considered for all ranks and in all Civil and Environmental Engineering related fields. 

Link:

https://jobs.hr.uconn.edu/en-us/job/494825/assistant-or-associate-professor

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and our prioritization of the health and safety of our community of ITS professionals, the NEITS Annual Interchange - 2020 scheduled for June 9 in Boston will not take place.

NEITS will host a Virtual Roundtable with DOT leaders in December. Watch this space for more information!

This year NEITS is supporting students by awarding 2 scholarships in December! 

Solicitations announcement out! Checkout our Students page.

 

 

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and our prioritization of the health and safety of our global community of ITS professionals, the ITS World Congress 2020 scheduled for October 4-8 in Los Angeles will not take place as an in-person event.