WSRTTIF Update - October 5th, 2012


UPDATE: Friday, October 5, 2012

Leann Koon and Sean Campbell accept the 2012 Best of Rural ITS Award from Steve Albert (left), Rural SIG Chair, and Scott Belcher (right), ITS America President.

Photo by Doug Galarus

The Western States Forum won the 2012 Best of Rural ITS Award for Best New Innovative Product, Service or Application. The award was announced during a special presentation of the opening session of the 2012 National Rural ITS Conference held in Biloxi, Mississippi, September 16th-19th. The award program is the only one of its kind in the world that recognizes the best and brightest of the rural ITS community.

Sean Campbell and Leann Koon described the unique features of the Forum and how to attend. They accepted the award on behalf of the Caltrans Division of Research and Innovation, Caltrans District 2, and the Western Transportation Institute.

Sean Campbell, Caltrans DRI, describes the Western States Forum as he accepts the Best of Rural ITS award at the 2012 NRITS Conference.

Photo by Doug Galarus

Leann Koon, Western Transportation Institute, explains how to find more information about the Forum and the dates/location for next year’s event.

Photo by Doug Galarus