WisDOT is hosting the Transportation Research Board's 12th National Access Management Conference on
July 17-19, 2018, in Madison, Wisconsin. The theme is:
Access Management: On Every Road, For Every One
The conference will cover the following topics:
Fundamentals: · Overview · Mobility vs. access · Safety · Operations · Public involvement · Process applications · Economics
· Technical assistance · Training · Computer applications
Design: · Geometrics · Complete streets · Urban versus rural · Complete streets · Vehicles · Pedestrians · Bicycles · Transit · Research
Land use: · Business effects · Access integration · Case studies · Planning · Development · Corridor studies · Subdivisions · Traffic impacts · Zoning
Legal: · Legislative policy · Access regulations · Municipal law · Local ordinances · Case law · Real estate appraisals · Future development risk Interstate 41 - WIS 29/32 interchange, Green Bay, WI
In addition, a one-day seminar on July 18 has been specifically designed for local officials who have an access management role in their jobs and may also have interactions with WisDOT staff. It will cover these topics:
- Access management: What is it? What are the goals and benefits? How do we accomplish it (techniques)?
- Access management principles, practices and resources
- Legal aspects (Wisconsin statutes and administrative rules)
- Highway design and case studies
New! A tentative
conference agenda is now available.
Registration and sponsorship
Please register as soon as possible! The cost for the entire conference is $395. The cost of the one-day seminar is $160. Registration fees include continental breakfasts, lunches and breaks.
Register Now (you will be leaving WisDOT's website)
Please contact Ben Jordan
firstname.lastname@example.org (608) 265-4478 for information on becoming a conference sponsor.
The Madison Concourse Hotel and Governor's Club
1 West Dayton Street
Madison, WI 53703
Room rates start at $82
Group Code: #494936
Reserve by: June 19, 2018
Accommodations include: airport shuttle from/to Dane County Regional Airport (MSN)
Statewide Access Engineer
State RIght-of-Way Permits Engineer
Related information may be found on the
TRB Access Management website.
Come to the conference - Make it a vacation!
The Madison area offers so much to see and do especially in the summer. Please see the links below for additional information.
Nearby attractions are also just a short drive away such as Frank Lloyd Wright's
Taliesin, The House on the Rock, and
Wisconsin Dells (The Waterpark Capital of the World).