ITE Manitoba will be holding its Annual Business Meeting (ABM) virtually on December 16, 2020 from 1:00pm to 2:30pm.
The ABM will include a review of our 2020 activities, a budget update, and the 2021 ITE Manitoba Treasurer Election results. Following the ABM, we will have a technical presentation from Steven Chapman, P.Eng., RSP1 from MORR Transportation Consulting.
Stephen is a Senior Transportation Engineer at MORR Transportation Consulting. He has 20 years of experience working in the public and private sectors, primarily in western Canada, and has significant experience in urban transportation and traffic operations. Stephen is a registered professional engineer in Manitoba and Saskatchewan, and his area of practice includes: traffic operations, transportation planning, traffic regulation, vehicle weights and dimensions, traffic safety, development review, concept and functional design, construction staging and work zone traffic control.
Stephen will be presenting on a Proof of Concept study completed for Transport Canada that employed technology to efficiently study pedestrian and cyclist activity at blocked railway crossings in Winnipeg and Vancouver. The presentation will cover development of the monitoring system, calibration, data collection, observed characteristics at the crossings, performance results, and future considerations.