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Presenter: Andrew Ceifetz, P.E., RSP

Seminar Date:

Seminar Location: Livonia, MI

Livonia Marriott
17100 Laurel Park Drive North
Livonia, MI 48152
Phone: 734-462-3100

This seminar is closed or full.

Agenda:

Registration:                    8:00 - 8:30 am

Morning Session:             8:30 am - 11:45 pm

Lunch (On your own):      11:45 - 12:45 pm

Afternoon Session:           12:45 - 4:30 pm

Applying Engineering Principles to the Science of Traffic

   Data collection and management
   Identifying roadway users
   Conducting traffic engineering studies

Forecasting Traffic and Making Design Decisions

   Predicting traffic demand
   Design considerations for rural and urban roadways
   Road types
   Vehicle types

The Physical and Behavioral Science of Road Design

   Vehicle operation: acceleration, braking and turning
   Driver perception/reaction
   Distances and visibility

Design Decisions

   Intersections
   Access management
   Parking
   Pedestrian and bicycle facilities

Roadway Components and Geometry

   Horizontal alignment
   Vertical alignment
   Ditches
   Medians

Future Considerations

   Autonomous vehicle features
   Mobility considerations
   Changes to methods

Credit Information:

Who Should Attend

  • Engineers

This seminar offers 6.5 continuing education hours/PDHs to professional engineers in all states.



Continuing Education Credit Information

This seminar is open to the public and offers 6.5 continuing education hours (PDHs) to professional engineers in all states. Educators and courses are not subject to preapproval in Michigan.

HalfMoon Education is an approved continuing education sponsor for engineers in Florida, Indiana (License No. CE21700059), Maryland, New Jersey (Approval No. 24GP00000700), North Carolina, and North Dakota.

Attendance will be monitored, and attendance certificates will be available after the seminar for most individuals who complete the entire event. Attendance certificates not available at the seminar will be mailed to participants within fifteen business days.

Speakers:

Andrew Ceifetz, P.E., RSP

WSP USA, Detroit
Mr. Ceifetz is a lead transportation engineer with WSP, with over 16 years in the industry. Licensed in Michigan and seven other states, he has a broad range of experience in roadway safety, traffic data and safety analysis, design, transportation engineering, and inspection. He has developed and led trainings for road safety audits, the Highway Safety Manual (HSM), performance based maintenance, and safety reviews for hundreds of MDOT and local agency staff, including tools to implement the HSM. He is a member of the Transportation Research Board’s Standing Committees on Tort Liability and Risk Management (AL070) and Low-Volume Roads (AFB30), in addition to sitting on multiple National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP) and Behavioral Traffic Safety Cooperative Research Program (BTSCRP) project panels. Mr. Ceifetz’s work has been presented at conferences in Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin, Canada, and New Zealand, and he has been published in both United States and Canadian research journals. He is serving his second term as co-chair of the Traffic Safety Engineering Action Team for Michigan’s Governor’s Traffic Safety Advisory Commission (2015-present).

Tuition Costs:

Standard Tuition: $289.00
Online Tuition (pre-registration): $289.00
Group Prices
3 or more People: $269.00

Each registration includes one copy of a manual prepared by the seminar speakers.