TransportationCamp

TransportationCamp is a free, weekend-long unconference bringing together transportation professionals, technologists, and others interested in the intersection of urban transportation and technology.

TransportationCamp is not a traditional conference. TransportationCamp will provide an opportunity for every single attendee to be a participant in shaping and leading the event. Curious about how this will work? Read on for everything you need to know, including the process for proposing sessions and getting your ideas in front of everyone else at the event.

TransportationCamp is a project of OpenPlans, parent company of Streetsblog.

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About TransportationCamp TransportationCamp is an unconference bringing together transportation professionals, technologists, and others interested in the intersection of urban transportation and technology. Learn more at http://transportationcamp.org/ Visit our official website here http://transportationcamp.org/san-francisco-bay-area-2013/ Why Attend? Transportation is a major metropolitan issue, with direct impacts on economic strength, environmental sustainability, and social equity.  Recent advances in technology (“web 2.0”, […]

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Jim Oberstar Lecture: The Seeds of Our 21st Century Transportation Network

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