ITS Seminars

During the academic year, ITS Irvine organizes several seminars, which typically bring in outside speakers. Please join to our mailing list for seminar announcements. Recent seminar recordings can be found on our YouTube Channel.

For additional information, please contact ITS system manager, Jared Sun, at

Presenter Affiliation Title Time

Rani Narula-Woods Rani Narula-Woods

Senior Director of Special Projects at the Office of Extraordinary Innovation
LA Metro
MicroTransit 01/31/2019 12:30 PM (PST)

Ramin Massoumi Ramin Massoumi

Senior Vice President and General Manager
Iteris, Inc.
The Future of Transportation 01/31/2019 12:30 PM (PST)

Danielle Kochman Danielle Kochman

Assistant Transit Planner
San Diego Association of Governments (SANDAG)
Planning for the Future of Mobility 01/31/2019 12:30 PM (PST)

Michael MacKinnon Michael MacKinnon

Senior Scientist at the Advanced Power and Energy Program
University of California, Irvine
Assessing the Air Quality Impacts of Transportation 01/29/2019 7:45 PM (PST)

Michael Hyland Michael Hyland

Assistant Professor
UC Irvine
Autonomous Vehicle-enabled Mobility: Societal Implications and Research Challenges 01/29/2019 7:30 PM (PST)

Bruce Appleyard Bruce Appleyard

San Diego State University Measuring & Doing The Right Things In The Era Of Driverless Cars: Creating Smart, Livable, & Equitable Streets And Cities With Autonomous Vehicles 12/07/2018 10:45 AM (PST)

Hong K. Lo Hong K. Lo

Hong Kong University of Science and Technology Adaptive Coordinated Traffic Control For Stochastic Demand 08/27/2018 11:00 AM (PDT)

Pierre Milton Caluna Auza Pierre Milton Caluna Auza

TSE PhD Modeling Disruptions to Roadway Network Bridges, Restoration Workforce, and Vehicle‐carried Information Flow for Infrastructure Management 08/24/2018 10:00 AM (PDT)

Karina Hermawan Karina Hermawan

TS PhD Transportation Network Companies’ (TNC) Impacts and Potential at Airports 08/10/2018 10:00 AM (PDT)

Qinglong Yan Qinglong Yan

TSE PhD Automatic Identification of Near-Stationary Traffic States and Application on Multi-Lane Multi-Class Fundamental Diagram Calibration 08/07/2018 3:00 PM (PDT)