The ADD40 committee has just released two Calls for Papers for the 2015 TRB Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C. Paper submission is open from June 1 to August 1. All the papers submitted in response to these calls will be reviewed by ADD40’s members and friends and used to shape the sessions the committee sponsors at the upcoming Annual Meeting.
Institutionalizing Sustainable Practices and Promoting a Culture of Sustainability
- The TRB Transportation and Sustainability Committee (ADD40) is soliciting papers that discuss mechanisms for institutionalizing sustainable best practices within transportation agencies and other organizations, with a focus on promoting a culture of sustainability within the institution. Analysis of real-world case studies, as well as more theoretical research on potential strategies and initiatives, are of interest.
International Sustainable Transportation Best Practices Highlighting their Potential Application to the United States
- The TRB Transportation and Sustainability Committee (ADD40) is soliciting papers that highlight international sustainable transportation best practices, with an emphasis on those practices that have a particular application to the transportation system in the United States. Papers addressing the transportation-related UN Sustainable Development Goals that came out of the Rio +20 conference are encouraged.