Symposium – Poster Session Competition

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Meeting the Challenges of Safe Transportation in an Aging Society Symposium

 September 14-15, 2016

The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Sponsored by: The Patricia F. Waller Scholarship

 Abstracts Due: September 1, 2016
Returning Students Extension: September 8, 2016
Notification of Acceptance: September 8-10, 2016

All students and postdoctoral fellows are invited to participate in the poster session at the symposium.  We welcome students from a broad array of disciplines including but not limited to engineering, public health, psychology and social sciences, medicine, public policy, economics, and urban planning.

Posters may focus on any topics relevant to safe transportation and aging. Topics of interest include but are not limited to:

        • Autonomous and Connected Vehicles
        • Infrastructure & Engineering Countermeasures
        • Health Issues
        • Training & Assessment
        • Policy & Licensing
        • Aging & Transportation Issues
        • Training & Driver Assessment


To qualify for awards, student must be present at a designated time. Posters will be evaluated by a panel of distinguished judges. Awards will be announced at the conclusion of the event.

 Click here to submit

Student Poster Session Competition Flyer (PDF)


 For questions about the conference, or submission process, please contact Beth Jakubowski:

The ATLAS Center is a collaboration between the University of Michigan (U-M) Transportation Research Institute (UMTRI) and Texas A&M Transportation Institute