March 14, 2017

Events

2018 Student Night

The Washington State Section of ITE is now accepting applications for the high school, undergraduate, and graduate student scholarship programs. The scholarships are awarded to students who are interested in pursuing a career in transportation engineering or planning. If you would like to apply for the scholarship, please follow the links below. The scholarship winners will be announced at the ITE Student Night on May 14th.

The scholarships for 2018 will be awarded in the following amounts:

High School Senior: $500.00 2018 Application
Undergraduate: $1,500.00 2018 Application
Graduate: $2,500.00 2018 Application

Please mark your calendars to attend the ITE Student Night on Monday May 14, 2018. This event is a great opportunity for students to network with professionals. As a part of the student night, students are encouraged to participate in the Student Competition for cash prizes.

This year, we have a project from the City of Seattle. Students will be developing design concepts to solve a critical transportation challenge at the E Marginal Way S / 16th Ave S intersection, which is a key freight facility for the city but also serves a variety of other modes including pedestrians, bicyclists, and transit.  Students will apply their knowledge of standards and consideration the use by applicable modes to prepare a poster board presentation and 30-minute formal presentation on their concepts. Student interested in forming teams and competing please download the material from here

Follow this link, 2018 ITE WA Student Night , to register as early as possible, but no later than Friday, May 11th at 5:00 PM.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the Student Activities Committee Chair, Pablo Para, at (253) 203-3134 or pablo@phtraffic.com

 

 ITE WA March 2018 Trivia Night

On Tuesday March 13th, ITE WA will be hosting a transportation trivia night! This event is free and drinks, snacks, and prizes will be provided.

Bring a team of up to 4, or form a team at the event. Here are the details:

When: Tuesday March 13th, arrival open at 5:30pmtrivia game begins at 6pm

Where: WSP Conference Room

Cost: Free! Includes drinks, snacks, and prizes for the winning team.

 https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ite-transportation-trivianight-tickets-43262121169

ITE/IMSA

Washington ITE and IMSA are excited to announce our upcoming annual joint conference on February 12, 2018.  This year’s conference will include a full-day technical program covering topics in Safety, Regional Transportation Improvements, Advanced and Emerging Technologies, and Transit.  The event also offers a comprehensive exhibition featuring the latest in traffic products and vendor workshops. General registration to the technical events and exhibition is free of charge and attendees that register online will receive free parking to the event.  A draft program is attached to this announcement.

 


Register:              https://2018-ite-imsa.eventbrite.com

 

Program:              Click here

 

Cost of lunch is $49 for ITE and IMSA.  Cost for non-members is $54.  Lunch registration is only available online through Eventbrite.