ITE Talks Transportation: Vik Bhide on Smart Communities

Vik Bhide, chief traffic management engineer for the City of Tampa, Transportation & Stormwater Services, is a regional subject matter expert in Smart Communities planning and deploying urban mobility solutions. He chairs the Hillsborough Metropolitan Planning Organization’s Intelligent Transportation Systems Committee. Vik also leads Tampa’s Smart Cities Program. Vik has been instrumental in program development, design, and deployment of Advanced Traffic Management Systems for most of the municipalities in the Tampa Bay region. He is a key member of the Tampa Connected Vehicle Pilot team, the Marion Transit Way Autonomous Shuttle Service project, and the Smart Lighting project.

Listen to ITE Talks Transportation podcast

IMG_0058

Vik Bhide

City-of-Tampa.jpg

Advertisements

Former Florida Transportation Secretary Ananth Prasad on Infrastructure

For nearly four years Ananth Prasad served as Florida’s Secretary of Transportation. More recently, he’s been a senior vice president and National Transportation Practice Leader at HNTB. At the end of 2016 he wrote an op-ed piece on investing in the nation’s infrastructure. Five months into the Trump Administration he talked with Transportation Radio about where things now stand and some factors to consider on how to allocate that money.

Listen to interview

Ananth-Prasad_560x560_web_1

Ananth Prasad, PE

HNTB logo

Profile: Virginia Transportation

Virginia Secretary of Transportation Aubrey Layne has all aspects of transportation under his purview. From highways, to ports, to transit, if it moves people or cargo, chances are he plays a role. In Transportation Radio‘s ongoing series featuring state transport agencies around the US, we talk about how the commonwealth manages transportation and what makes Virginia unique.

Listen to interview

VDOT 511 

layne

Aubrey L. Layne, Jr.

ctbOriginal

 

aa397cb6-d327-4ae6-8a45-42115e822975-large16x9_vdot

doav

vcsfa

dmv

vip

drpt

mvdb