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Transportation Engineering and Safety Conference

The 23rd Annual Transportation Engineering and Safety Conference (TESC), will be held December 6-8, 2017, at the Penn Stater Hotel and Conference Center. For more information about TESC, email Steve Williams at or visit

Since 1995, this annual gathering of professionals from throughout Pennsylvania, the mid-Atlantic region, and the country has been delivering authoritative information on pressing issues from some of the foremost experts in transportation today.

This year's theme is: The Speed of Technology: Can We Keep Up?

Topics to be discussed include:

• Intelligent Vehicle/Highway Systems

• New/revised State and Federal Transportation Guidelines

• Public/private Partnerships: Innovative Financing

• Work Zone Innovations

• Safety Improvements



The Thomas D. Larson Pennsylvania Transportation Institute is Penn State’s transportation research center. Since its founding in 1968, the Larson Institute has maintained a threefold mission of research, education, and service. The Institute brings together top faculty, world-class facilities and enterprising students from across the University in partnership with public and private stakeholders to address critical transportation-related problems.

Thomas D. Larson Pennsylvania Transportation Institute

201 Transportation Research Building

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802-4710

Phone: 814-865-1891