TAM Megameeting 2020

TAM Megameeting 2020
The AASHTO Subcommittee on Asset Management, in cooperation with the TRB Asset Management Committee (AJE30), will be organizing a series of joint web-based meetings to help address the needs of TAM practitioners to share and learn more about TAM activities. Emphasis will also be placed on how transportation agencies are responding to the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on TAM practices.

Meeting Details

AASHTO Subcommittee on Asset Management and TRB Asset Management Committee (AJE30).

Transportation Asset Management Summer 2020 Mega Meeting.

July 13-15, 2020. 11:00am to 1:00pm and 2:00pm to 4:00pm Eastern each day.

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With the COVID-19 pandemic, TRB’s 13th National TAM Conference has been postponed until August, 2021.
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This session focused on the following:
  • How are TAMP Financial Plans investments changing?
  • What are the impacts to project portfolios/performance outcomes?
  • Anticipating performance target setting changes?
  • How has your agency leverage TAM to manage the decline?
  • Do you see your TAMP changing?
  • How is your agency managing the uncertainty of funding going forward
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  • 11:00 – 11:05am: Chairs Welcome (Henkel/Haubrich)
  • 11:05 – 11:20am: Update on Asset Management Strategic Plan Project (Hyun-A Park)
  • 11:20 – 11:35am: Agency Updates
    1. FHWA (Gaj)
    2. FTA (Giorgis)
    3. AASHTO (Hardy)
    4. TRB (Randall/Bitner/Zimmerman)
    5. PIARC (Flintsch)
  • 11:35 – 11:40am: Update on 2021 AM National Conference planning process (B. Allen)
  • 11:40am – 12:10pm: AASHTO Asset Management Subcommittee Business
    1. INVEST act discussion (Hardy)
    2. Update on annual TAM Issue Tracking survey (Haubrich)
    3. Member participation and recruitment discussion (Haubrich/McDonnell)
    4. Updates from liaisons to other AASTHO committees
  • 12:10 – 12:25pm: TRB Committee Proposal: AKT80 Strategic Highway Infrastructure Management (Rob Zilay)
  • 12:25 – 12:55pm: TRB AJE30 Business
    1. Committee Membership (Henkel)
    2. TSP update
    3. Subcommittee and Coordinator Updates
  • 12:55 – 1:00pm: Upcoming Events (Conferences/Peer Exchanges/Webinars, etc)
    1. Meetings
    2. Webinars
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  • 2:00pm – 2:05pm: Welcome and Introductions (Aimee and Tammy)
  • 2:05 – 2:25pm: Research Project Overview and Prioritization Process (Matt Hardy)
  • 2:25 – 2:30pm: Go to Breakouts
  • 2:30 – 3:30pm: Breakout Rooms
  • 3:30 – 3:45pm: Break and Return to Main Room
  • 3:45 – 4:30pm: Ranking Exercise
  • 4:30 – 5:00pm: Introduction of New TAM Research Management
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Session Details
  • Moderator: Neil Pedersen, TRB
  • Panelists:
    • Greg Slater, MD
    • Julie Lorenz, KS
    • Carlos Braceras, UT
    • Leslie Richards, SEPTA
    • Paul Wiedefeld, WMATA
    • Therese McMillan, Bay Area Metro
This session reviewed state target setting approaches and lessons learned leading up to the mid-performance period progress report. Topics covered included target setting in the face of uncertainty and data gaps, coordinating and collaborating on target setting, and improving forecasting approaches.
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Video is available from the brief conference wrap-up session on July 15th. An extended wrap-up session will be held on August 12th.