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Presenter: Antonio M. Rosell, P.E., AICP

Seminar Date:

Seminar Location: Houston, TX

Marriott West Loop - By the Galleria
1750 West Loop South
Houston, TX 77027
Phone: 713-960-0111

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Agenda:

Registration:                        8:00 - 8:15 am
Morning Session:                8:15 am - 12:15 pm
Lunch (On your own):         12:15 - 1:15 pm
Afternoon Session:             1:15 - 5:15 pm



Welcome and Introductions

Background, Current Conditions and Trends

   Role of walking and biking
   Trends in safety, public health, development and local economies
   Walk/bike user profiles and needs


Approaches for Improving Conditions for Walking and Biking

   Introduction to the “6Es”
   Equity considerations
   Policy and development framework


Engineering and Infrastructure: Design for Walkability and Bikeability

   Approaches for improving user safety
   Toolbox of treatments: facilities and intersections
   Selecting treatments for context and use
   Resources


Design Exercise

   Redesigning a street cross-section for competing needs


Community Engagement for Project Implementation and Success

   Why it matters
   Common pitfalls, productive approaches


Safe Routes to School (SRTS) in Your Community

   Background and overview
   6Es approach
   Resources for developing, funding and implementing an SRTS plan


Implementing Your Walk/Bike Plan

   Effective short-term and longer term approaches Tactical urbanism and the 6Es
   Plan language and SMART goals
   Implementation plan and resources for funding


Closing and Evaluations

Credit Information:

Who Should Attend

  • Architects
  • Engineers
  • Contractors
  • Landscape Architects

Professional Engineers
     7.0 PDHs

Architects &
Landscape Architects
     7.0 HSW CEPHs/CE Hours
     7.0 AIA LU|HSW
     7.0 LA CES HSW PDHs

Contractors
     Non-Credit Continuing Ed.


Continuing Education Credit Information

This seminar is open to the public. It offers 7.0 PDHs to professional engineers in all states. Educators and courses are not subject to preapproval in Texas.

It offers 7.0 HSW CEPHs to architects in all states and landscape architects in most states, including Texas. Educators and courses are not subject to preapproval in Texas.

This course has been approved by the American Institute of Architects Continuing Education System for 7.0 LU|HSW (Sponsor J885) and the Landscape Architecture Continuing Education System for 7.0 HSW PDHs. Only full attendance is reportable to the AIA/CES and LA CES. Please visit www.halfmoonseminars.org for complete AIA/CES course information under this seminar listing.

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

This course offers a non-credit continuing education opportunity to construction contractors. It has not been approved by any state contractor licensing entity.

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:

Antonio M. Rosell, P.E., AICP

Antonio M. Rosell, P.E., AICP, is the founder and director of Community Design Group (CDG), a consulting firm specializing in bicycle and pedestrian planning, placemaking and urban design, and community engagement. In 2015, he was recognized as “2015 Minnesota Planner of the Year” by the Minnesota Chapter of the American Planning Association.

An urban planner and civil engineer with 25 years of professional experience, Antonio integrates innovation and best-practices in active transportation, community design, and citizen participation to facilitate community learning, consensus-building and project implementation. He has led numerous sustainable transportation planning, design and community engagement projects in Minnesota and neighboring states, and also internationally in Mexico and Peru.

Antonio leads trainings for engineers, planners and other design professionals on pedestrian and bicycle transportation topics, and also serves as adjunct professor in the Urban and Regional Planning Program of the University of Minnesota’s Humphrey School, where he teaches a graduate course on sustainable transportation.

Tuition Costs:

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

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