Commercial Vehicle Safety Summit - Advancing Technology to Prevent Truck & Bus Crashes

Date: 10/25/2022 8:00 AM - 10/26/2022 1:30 PM

Location: The Graduate Providence
11 Dorrance Street

Providence, Rhode Island

Capacity:

141/180



Overview

The University of Massachusetts Traffic Safety Research Program (UMassSafe), with support from the FMCSA, will be hosting the Commercial Vehicle Safety Summit - Advancing Technology to Prevent Truck & Bus Crashes on October 25-26, 2022 in Providence, Rhode Island. The Summit will feature demonstrations of innovative programming and technologies for reducing roadway crashes, while also providing a venue for the exchange of ideas and resources between safety stakeholders and industry.

Representatives from Truck & Bus Associations/Industry, Law Enforcement, FMCSADrivers Licensing Agencies, and Universities within the Eastern Service Center region are invited to attend.

Please join us and learn about the prevention of crashes involving large trucks and buses utilizing existing and emerging technologies, such as collision mitigation systems, stability control, telematics, virtual weigh stations and much more!

Registration fee waivers are available. Click here to apply.

Limited travel reimbursement grants are available. Click here to apply.

If you have any questions, or would like to be added to our mailing list, please contact Ben Yeager at benyeager@umass.edu

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  This material is based upon work supported by the FMCSA under a cooperative agreement, FM-MHP-0551-20-01-00.
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If you are having trouble registering, please email admin@umasstransportationcenter.org or call (413) 545-2604 for assistance.

 
Sponsor/Exhibit

The 2022 Summit is an opportunity to reach new clients in the truck and bus industry, law enforcement and State and federal government. Representatives involved in all aspects of commercial vehicle safety and operations attend our events for networking opportunities and learning about innovative tools and strategies. As a result, exhibiting at our Summit will provide an exceptional platform for introducing your company to the regulatory entities, as well as other leaders leaders and trendsetters in commercial vehicle safety.  

EXHIBITOR - FREE with cost of paid attendee / $300 

Exhibitors will be located in the L'Apogee where breakfast and break refreshments will be served, in order to give the most exposure to all our attendees. 

SPONSORSHIPS WELCOME $1,000 - $5,000 

  • Your Logo and Recognition as a Premier Sponsor on the Conference Program Cover
  • Full Page Acknowledgement in the Conference Program
  • Your Logo on Event Exhibitor Website Page (Including Link to Your Organization's Website)
  • Your Logo on Event Email and Direct Mail Marketing Materials
  • Your Logo on Session Agenda Signs Outside Each Meeting Room
  • Namesake Sponsor Thank You Announcement at Beginning of the Conference
  • Special Recognition at Registration Booth Denoting Conference Sponsorship
  • Table Top Display Space with 8 Foot Skirted Table, One Chair and One Waste Paper Basket (Additional Chairs and Special Considerations Such as Electrical Outlets Available Upon Request)
  • Company Banner Displayed in Main Ballroom
  • Brief (2-3 Minutes) Speaking Opportunity to Address Conference Attendees
  • Includes Three Complimentary Summit Registrations (Including Breakfast, Lunch and Breaks)

To secure your Sponsorship, please contact UMassSafe Director Robin Riessman (riessman@ecs.umass.edu or 413-577-1035). 

Travel

Nearest Airport: 

Rhode Island T.F. Green International Airport (PVD) - 10 miles south of hotel  
2000 Post Rd, Warwick, RI 02886 https://goo.gl/maps/khm83mzs1fdx1sJv7 

Uber/Lyft Available ($30)  

This event is a MCSAP travel eligible expense.

Registration fee waivers are available. Click here to apply.

Limited travel reimbursement grants are available. Click here to apply. 

Route from TF Green International Airport to Graduate Providence:

 

Hotel

Graduate Providence (formerly The Biltmore)

11 Dorrance St, Providence, RI 02903

Limited rooms available at this location, please reserve hotel accommodations as soon as possible. 

Discounted Rooms $155 per night

Note: Cutoff date for this discounted rate is September 27th 

Reservation Code: 2206CMVSTS 

Use this link to make your reservationhttps://www.graduatehotels.com/providence/#/booking/step-1?group=2206CMVSTS&arrive=10/24/2022&depart=10/26/2022 

For reservations by phone, call 401-421-0700 and choose option 0 for the front desk to ensure success with the group code.  

Cancellations must be done with 48 hours notice. 

 

Parking

A privately owned/operated parking garage is located adjacent to the hotel. 
Do not use credit card when entering garage, 'take ticket' instead, see UMass staff for validation.
If a credit card is used on entry, there is no way to cancel charge. 
Overnight guests are charged $25 per night for self-parking. Non-overnight guests attending the Summit will be charged $18 per car for self-parking. 

Parking is limited and therefore not guaranteed.

Providence, Rhode Island

Providence combines small-town warmth and accessibility with all the culture of a large city, with a thriving arts community, vibrant downtown and excellent dining to enjoy while you visit.

This material is based upon work supported by the FMCSA under a cooperative agreement, FM-MHP-0551-20-01-00.

Schedule

Tuesday, October 25, 2022

(Note: This schedule is tentative and subject to change) 

7:45 AM              Registration, Exhibits, and Breakfast 

8:30 AM              Opening Remarks and Keynote

9:15 AM              Plenary Panel: Emerging Trends and Challenges in CMV Safety Technology

10:15 AM            Break and Exhibits

10:45 AM            Concurrent Sessions A and B

11:45 PM            Luncheon - Keynote

1:15 PM             Plenary Panel: Automated Commercial Vehicles: Ready for the Road?

2:15 PM              Break and Exhibits

3:00 PM              Concurrent Sessions C and D

4:15 PM     Demo

5:30 PM              Networking Reception

Wednesday, October 26, 2022

(Note: This schedule is tentative and subject to change)

7:30 AM              Registration, Breakfast and Exhibits

8:30 AM              Opening Remarks

9:00 AM              Plenary Panel: Impairment & CDL Nuances

10:00 AM            Break and Exhibits

10:30 AM            Concurrent Sessions E and F

11:45 AM            Luncheon - Plenary Session: Safe System Best Practices

1:30 PM     End of Summit

Agenda

Agenda

(Note: This agenda is tentative and subject to change)

Day 1

Opening Remarks - 8:30 - 9:15 AM 

Plenary Panel: Emerging Trends and Challenges in CMV Safety Technology - 9:15 - 10:15 AM 

  • Moderator - Mike Knolder, UMass Transportation Center, UMass
  • Introduction - Taft Kelly, FMCSA
  • Mary Maguire, AAA Northeast
  • Matt Camden, VTTI
  • Rebecca Brewster, ATRI
  • Tom Keane, FMCSA

Concurrent Session A: Carrier Spotlight: Safety and Compliance - 10:45 - 11:45 AM

  • In-Vehicle Driver Monitoring - Mike Lasko, Boyle Transportation
  • Industry Safety Technology - Frank Cruice, Pedure Farms, Inc.
  • Bus Safety Technology - Bryony Chamberlain, DATCCO
  • Compliance as a Data Problem: Our Digital Future - Hunter Yaw, Log Rock

Concurrent Session B: CDL Driver Behavior - 10:45 - 11:45 AM

  • Psychological Factors of Changing Driver Behavior - Bryan Porter, Old Dominion University
  • Self-Reported Incidence of Risky Driving in CMV Fleet Drivers - Nic Ward, Leidos
  • CDL Driver Safety - TBD

Luncheon Keynote - 11:45 AM - 1:15 PM

  • Autonomous Vehicles and the National Roadway Safety Strategy - Missy Cummings, NHTSA, Duke University

Plenary Panel: Automated Commercial Vehicles: Ready for the Road? - 1:15 - 2:15 PM

  • Missy Cummings, NHTSA, Duke University
  • Jeff Loftus, FMCSA
  • Melissa Froelich, Aurora

Concurrent Session C: Truck Parking Technologies - 3:00 - 4:15 PM

  • Assurance of Rest? - Scott Grenerth, TSPS
  • Truck Parking - Tom Phelan, BHX Engineering
  • Truck Parking Study - Jolanda Prozi, TTI

Concurrent Session D: Innovative Enforcement Tools - 3:00 - 4:15 PM

  • Human Trafficking App: Enforcement Aids? - Melissa Flod, Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension
  • Distracted Driving Enforcement Technology - Mark Etzbach, Acusensus
  • Innovative Approaches to Overweight/Oversize Vehicle Permitting and Enforcement - Chet Osborne, MassDOT
  • Automated CMV Evaluation (ACE): Inspection Demonstrations and Evaluations - Brenda Lantz, Upper Great Plains Transportation Institute, NDSU

Demo - 4:15 - 5:00 PM

  • RISP and Acusensus: Distracted Driving Tool

Networking Reception - 5:30 - 6:30 PM

Day 2

Opening Remarks - 8:30 - 9:00 AM 

Plenary Panel - Impairment & CDL Nuances - 9:00 - 10:00 AM 

Concurrent Session E: Work Zone Safety Navigation - 10:30 - 11:45 AM

  • Collaborative Efforts Toward Addressing Work Zone Safety - Martha Kapitanov, FHWA
  • North Carolina Vehicle Alerts - Kelly Wells, NC DOT
  • Technological Solutions to the Truck Crash Picture: Timely and Relevant Information - Mark Savage, Intelligent Imagining Systems

Concurrent Session F: Technology in Courts to Reduce Masking - 10:30 - 11:45 AM

  • Title TBD - Attorney Stacey Manware, CT Judicial Courts
  • How Technology in Our Courts is a Vital Tool in Reducing Masking - Judge Gary Graber, Darien Town Court
  • Title TBD: Aaron Ann Cole-Funfsinn, National Traffic Law Center

Luncheon - Plenary Session: Safe System Best Practices - 11:45 AM - 1:00 PM

  • UMassSafe

End of Summit - 1:30 PM

 

Attendees
First Name Affiliation
Vincent Massachusetts State Police
Jennifer UMass Transportation Center (UMTC)
Michael UMass Transportation Center (UMTC)
Robin UMass Transportation Center (UMTC)
Benjamin UMass Transportation Center (UMTC)
Michelle MassDOT
Bonnie MassDOT
James MassDOT
Eric FMCSA (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration)
Patrick Federal Highway Administration (USDOT FHWA)
Jennifer FMCSA (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration)
William FMCSA Virginia Division (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration)
Joe FMCSA (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration)
Richard FMCSA Massachusetts Division (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration)
Summer FMCSA Maryland Division (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration)
Edward FMCSA (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration)
Kevin FMCSA (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration)
Alberto FMCSA Puerto Rico & US Virgin Islands Division (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration)
James FMCSA (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration)
Daniel FMCSA (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration)
James FMCSA West Virginia Division (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration)
Laura FMCSA New York Division (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration)
Craig FMCSA Virginia Division (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration)
Carlos FMCSA Puerto Rico & US Virgin Islands Division (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration)
Chris FMCSA (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration)
Linda FMCSA (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration)
Christopher FMCSA Connecticut Division (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration)
Wilfred FHWA RI
Stephen FMCSA Maryland Division (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration)
Richard FMCSA Maryland Division (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration)
Thomas FMCSA (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration)
Taft FMCSA (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration)
Robert FMCSA Maryland Division (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration)
Rober FMCSA (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration)
Sue FMCSA (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration)
Jeff FMCSA (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration)
David US Department of Transportation (USDOT)
Bernard FMCSA (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration)
Ture FMCSA (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration)
Richard US Department of Transportation (USDOT)
Steven FMCSA (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration)
Christopher FMCSA (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration)
Joseph FMCSA Virginia Division (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration)
Philip FMCSA (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration)
Brian FMCSA New York Division (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration)
Carolyn FMCSA (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration)
Philip FMCSA Maryland Division (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration)
John FMCSA Massachusetts Division (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration)
John FMCSA (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration)
Michael FMCSA West Virginia Division (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration)
Tim FMCSA (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration)
DAVID PrePass Safety Alliance
Charles Peter Pan Bus Lines
Kylie
Matt Virginia Tech Transportation Institute
Jason Gold Medal Bakery
Bryony DATTCO
Aaron Ann NDAA NTLC
Marcy American Association of Motor Vehicle Administrators
Cameron C&J Bus Lines
Enrique Drivewyze, Inc.
Christopher Peter Pan Bus Lines
Timothy Maine Motor Transport Association
Eric Kansas State University
Melissa Aurora
jim fedex freight
Matthew Lone Star Coaches
Carl FedEx Ground
Kate Trucking Association of New York (TANY)
Jason FedEx Ground
Michael Boyle Transportation
Jamie C&J Bus Lines
Joe C&J Bus Lines
Joseph Capitol Motor Carrier Compliance
Erin Kansas State University
Sarah New England Tractor Trailer Training School (NETTTS) - RI
Thomas Gannett Fleming, Inc.
Peter Peter Pan Bus Lines
Benjamin C&J Bus Lines
Phanna Gold Medal Bakery
Ken United Motorcoach Association
John Pennsylvania Motor Truck Association
Joe Lone Star Coaches
Jon Gold Medal Bakery
Mark IIS
Jamie New England Tractor Trailer Training Schools (NETTTS)
Hunter LogRock
Candace Volpe (The National Transportation Systems Center)
Punita Delaware DOT
Calvin Virgin Islands Office of Highway Safety
Mary NHTSA (National Highway Traffic Safety Administraion)
Leroy Virgin Islands Office of Highway Safety
Lisa Rhode Island Division of Motor Vehicles (RI DMV)
Shawn Virginia State Police
Antonio Connecticut Department of Motor Vehicles (CT DMV)
Aaron Maine State Police - Troop K
Sgt New Hampshire State Police
Eric University of Connecticut
Rosalyn Virgin Islands Office of Highway Safety
Martha Federal Highway Administration (USDOT FHWA)
Angelene Connecticut Department of Motor Vehicles (CT DMV)
Michael Rhode Island Division of Motor Vehicles (RI DMV)
Elizabeth Massachusetts Department of Public Utilities Transportation Oversight Division
Joycelyn Virgin Islands Office of Highway Safety
Sibongile Connecticut Department of Motor Vehicles (CT DMV)
Stacey Connecticut Superior Court
Marquis District of Columbia Department of Motor Vehicles (DC DMV)
Mark Virginia State Police
Alexander Virgin Islands Office of Highway Safety
Michele Connecticut Department of Motor Vehicles (CT DMV)
Jerry Pennsylvania State Police
Kelly Connecticut Department of Motor Vehicles (CT DMV)
Michael Pennsylvania State Police
Garth Connecticut Department of Motor Vehicles (CT DMV)
Charles Johnston Rhode Island Police Department
Jason Delaware Department of Motor Vehicles (DE DMV)
SHAUN New York State Police
Abraham Connecticut Department of Motor Vehicles (CT DMV)
Emily US Department of Transportation (USDOT)
Brendan FMCSA
Sahmantha Virgin Islands Office of Highway Safety
Evelyn Connecticut Department of Motor Vehicles (CT DMV)
Sean Virginia State Police
Christa Pennsylvania DOT
Michael Massachusetts State Police
Caleb Delaware Department of Motor Vehicles (DE DMV)
Kelly North Carolina DOT
Stephen Virginia Tech Transportation Institute
Frank Perdue Farms Inc
Melissa MN Bureau of Criminal Apprehension
Gary Town of Darien Justice Court
Scott Truck Specialized Information Services
Darrin FAAR NASID
Brenda North Dakota State University
Gina-marie Rhode Island State Police
Will National Tank Truck Carriers
Mary AAA Northeast (Southern New England)
Bryan Old Dominion University
Brian Virginia Tech Transportation Institute
Brian FAAR NASID
Nic Leidos