TS-11 Work Zone Traffic Safety Conference
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Location: Embassy Suites Santa Ana-Orange County (Santa Ana, CA)
Date and Time
This class begins on 11/02/2012 and ends on 11/02/2012. The class meets F : 8:50 AM - 4:30 PM, 1 Session.
Conference is FREE.Attendees must register. Walk-ins will not be admitted. To enroll please click the "Register Yourself" or "Register Someone Else" button below.
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Call reservations: 800-686-3778 or 714-241-3307
Deadline: October 24, 2012
Group Name: Flasher Barricade
Group Code: XFL
Category Description Amount Course Fee (Basic) FREE $ 0.00
DescriptionThe annual Work Zone Traffic Safety Conference provides a forum for public agency staff to meet with Caltrans and traffic control industry representatives. This event will showcase new work zone products and ideas for improving work zone safety. The conference will also highlight the newest work zone innovations, including those currently under research and development. New this year, we will have three workshops you can choose from for the afternoon session:
(Tentative agenda. Subject to change.)8:00 to 8:30 am Welcome and Introduction Everett Townsend, Deputy Director D11, Caltrans Christy Myers-King, President, FBA Bernadette Tan Edwards, UCB Tech Transfer 8:30 to 9: 20 am Caltrans Maintenance Safety Update Theresa Drum, Safety Manager, Caltrans 9:20 to 9:30 am - Break 9:30 to 10:15 am Maintenance Traffic Policy Update Theresa Drum, Safety Manager, Caltrans Standard Plans, Chapter 8, Flagging Gordon Wang, Caltrans Using Portable Rumble Strips Tim Cox, PSS 10:15 - 11:00 am New Technologies in Work Zone Safety FBA Members 11:00 am to 12:30 pm New Product Demonstrations and Lunch 12:30 - 1:30 am Intelligent Transportation Systems in Work Zones Gordon Wang, Caltrans Queue Warning, Smart PCMS, Sequential Lights Fred Abdipour, Caltrans iCone, JamLogic, All Traffic Solutions, Pi-Lite Joe Jeffrey, Road Tech Safety Services Sandon Button, Ver Mac, JamLogic Heidi Traverso, All Traffic Solutions Jim Selevan, Pi Variables 1:30 to 2:00 pm UC Berkeley Tech Transfer Course Overview Bernadette Tan Edwards, UC Berkeley 2:00 to 2:10 pm - Break 2:10 to 3:30 pm California MUTCD Update Johnny Bhullar, Caltrans 3:30 pm - Announcement for next year's event and Adjourn
Who Should AttendThis conference is for road construction and maintenance crews and their supervisors who are expected to work in and around the public street right-of-way and are responsible for the implementation of traffic safety control plans in the field. This conference will also benefit traffic/civil engineers, public works inspectors who design, direct, and inspect construction and maintenance work done on public streets. Utility company workers and contractors, who frequently do maintenance work within the public street right-of-way, will also benefit from this conference
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Notify the Technology Transfer Program at least five (5) working days before the course is scheduled to begin. Notification must be made in writing, sent by e-mail to registrar or by fax to 510-643-4393.