TRB Access Management AHB70

Increasing the awareness and use of Access Management

2012 Conference

10th National Conference on Access Management and TxDOT Planning Conference

July 17‐20, 2012 Dallas, Texas

The 10th National Conference on Access Management will be held in conjunction with the TxDOT Planning Conference at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in downtown Dallas, Texas July 17‐20, 2012. The conference will draw together engineers, planners, consultants, land developers and academia from across all fields of highway planning, design, operations, and engineering. Accepted papers and/or presentations will be published in the conference proceedings. There is a particular interest in hearing from practitioners who have first‐hand experience with techniques and implementation.

Abstracts can range from entry level discussions of access management to advanced practices and case studies. New ideas in program operation, legal controls, and corridor application are welcome. Those of you who have been active in access management for 5 or more years: What new and interesting lessons have you learned? What are the best attributes of your program or corridor application you want to share? Sessions may have policy or technical applications and could include, but are not limited to, the following topics:

 Human Factors  Data Mining  Signal Location/Design  Land Use Decision Making  Systems Planning  Network Modeling  Capacity/Operations  Permit Process  Internet Applications  Condemnation/Takings  Traffic Control  Visualization  Geometric Design  Complete Streets  Legal Issues  General/Master Plans  GIS Applications  Software Development  Corridor Agreements/Plans  Shared Access  Medians  Data Retrieval/Storage  Economic Impacts  Right‐Of‐Way Control Lines

 Workshop presentations and interactive sessions are highly encouraged – send in any and all ideas!

 Paper/Presentations are also encouraged to develop material for static display Poster Sessions.


Abstracts of Papers intended for conference consideration should be a maximum of 1 page or 300 words and should clearly convey the purpose, results, and conclusions of the full research. All submissions are to be retained by the conference committee – no materials will be returned. Submit abstracts via email to:

Abstract Submission Deadline: November 15, 2011

Notification to Authors: February 28, 2012

Final Paper/Presentation for Inclusion in Compendium: June 30, 2012

PLEASE CONTACT THE CONFERENCE CHAIR WITH ANY COMMENTS OR SUGGESTIONS AT THE E‐MAIL ADDRESS ABOVE.The latest conference on the main page of this section and side and/or drop down links to past conference proceedings.


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